Racism Row

  • BBC host in racism row after mocking India 31-12-2011 10:41 AM

    London: Controversial TV personality Jeremy Clarkson has once again been accused of racism after mocking Indian culture in a 'Top Gear' Christmas Special on BBC. Viewers were furious after Clarkson staged a series of 'Carry On' style digs at India's trains, toilets, clothing, food and history, The Daily Mail reported....
  • BCCI held tour to ransom: Aussie media 30-01-2008 09:03 PM

    Colombo: In what would come as a massive blow to Sri Lankan cricket, batsman Upul Tharanga reportedly tested positive for a banned substance during the recent World Cup and the ICC will hold an inquiry against the player soon. The left-handed opener tested positive for a banned substance called Prednisolone...
  • Human, database errors save Harbhajan 30-01-2008 08:42 PM

    Chennai: Overwhelmed by the adulation of the fans during the IPL, West Indies batsman Chris Gayle today said the love and respect he has got during the Twenty20 event here eludes him back home. Its amazing I can score no runs and still be love & appreciated round the World!!...
  • ICC error saved Harbhajan from ban: Judge | The ruling 30-01-2008 07:38 PM

    Belfast: Security officials hurried Pakistan captain Misbah-ul-Haq away from reporters and back to the squad's hotel after his side beat Ireland in the first of two one-day internationals. But this was one occasion when his team's actions spoke louder than words. Pakistan's emphatic seven-wicket victory at Stormont here on Saturday...
  • $60-million catch made Aussies dilute Bhajji case | Word is out 29-01-2008 09:21 PM

    Mumbai: Mumbai Indians batsman James Franklin didn't hit the winning runs on Wednesday, but his stay at the crease when wickets at the other end fell in quick succession held the key as the team yet again beat the Kolkata Knight Riders in a thriller to go through to the...
  • In Pics: India-Australia courtroom drama 29-01-2008 12:35 PM

    New Delhi: A Volkswagen Passat car sporting signatures of all captains of the 10 IPL teams has fetched a record over Rs 30 lakh in a charity auction that would benefit WWF India. The signature German luxury car has been snapped up by Banglore cricket enthusiast Saidas Malladi whose winning...
  • Bhajji fined 50% fee, no ban | What are these offences 29-01-2008 10:23 AM

    Mumbai: After dishing out a last-ball thriller in the last league match, Mumbai Indians and Kolkata Knight Riders would square off against each other yet again at the Wankhede stadium on Wednesday but the stakes are high now as it will be end of the road for the loser in...
  • Bhajji shadow threatens to halt India tour Down Under 28-01-2008 08:51 PM

    Derby: Dilhara Fernando took three wickets for four runs as Sri Lanka completed their preparations for next week's first Test against England with a morale-boosting 38-run win over the England Lions here on Sunday. Sri Lanka, who'd already beaten Middlesex, won on the fourth and final day after being made...
  • German army in new racism row 14-04-2007 10:41 PM

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