Papua New Guinea

  • 7.5 magnitude earthquake strikes off Papua New Guinea 19-04-2014 11:54 PM

    Sydney: A powerful earthquake struck off the South Pacific nation of Papua New Guinea on Saturday, but there were no immediate reports of injuries or damage. The magnitude-7.5 earthquake was located 75 kilometers (47 miles) southwest of the town of Panguna on Bougainville Island, according to the US Geological Survey....
  • Cricket council happy with associates' progress at world events 10-04-2014 09:25 AM

    The International Cricket Council's faith in associate member teams was vindicated by their recent showing in the T20 WC, development manager Tim Anderson has said, singling out the Netherlands' upset win over England. Six ICC associate member countries - Ireland, Afghanistan, Nepal, Hong Kong, the United Arab Emirates and the...
  • India post 245-run win, continue unbeaten run in U-19 WC 19-02-2014 05:54 PM

    Sharjah: Sanju Samson and Kuldeep Yadav stole the limelight with individual brilliance as a strong India continued their unbeaten run with a crushing 245-run win over minnows Papua New Guinea in the Under-19 World Cup on Wednesday. Opting to bat in their last league match, the defending champions posted a...
  • As it happened: Under-19 World Cup, India vs Papua New Guinea 19-02-2014 10:18 AM

    Papua New Guinea Innings (chasing 302 to win): Match over: Riding on a superb batting show by Sanju Samson (86) and magnificent bowling by Kuldeep Yadav (4 for 10), India defeated Papua New Guinea by 245 runs in their Under-19 Cricket World Cup match at Sharjah. Chasing a mammoth 302-run...
  • India U-19 beat Papua New Guinea by 71 runs 30-06-2013 04:20 PM

    Darwin: India comprehensively defeated Papua New Guinea by 71 runs at Tracy Village here Sunday in a friendly Under-19 International Series match. Papua New Guinea bowler Sakavai Charlie Gebai (4 for 26) restricted India to 136 all out from 43.1 overs with Indian opener and captain Vijay Zol top scoring...
  • India under-19 to play triangular series in Australia 24-05-2013 09:56 AM

    Melbourne: India's under-19 cricket team will play a triangular series against Australia and New Zealand starting June 30 in Darwin. "Cricket Australia on Friday announced more international cricket will be heading to the Top End, with the Northern Territory set to host an Under-19 International Series between Australia, India and...
  • 6.8 magnitude earthquake shakes Papua New Guinea 17-04-2013 11:00 AM

    A strong earthquake of 6.8 magnitude was recorded off the remote northern coast of Papua New Guinea at a depth of about 8 km (5 miles) on Wednesday. ...
  • 6.8 magnitude earthquake hits Papua New Guinea: USGS 17-04-2013 09:37 AM

    Sydney: A strong earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 6.8 was recorded off the remote northern coast of Papua New Guinea at a depth of about 8 km (5 miles) on Wednesday, the US Geological Survey said. The Pacific Tsunami Warning Center in Hawaii said in a statement there was...
  • Jones set for Papua New Guinea debut 13-03-2012 09:48 AM

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  • India colts to play WI in WC opener 20-02-2012 11:04 AM

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  • Accord reached in Bali climate change talks 16-12-2007 09:30 AM

    Mumbai: India have a razor-thin edge over co-hosts Sri Lanka and South Africa as predicted favourites for the coveted World Cup crown while defending champions Australia came fourth in the indicator. India have a 22 per cent chance to emerge as champions, followed by South Africa and Sri Lanka with...