Ram Setu

  • BJP warns govt on Ram Setu, says won't tolerate any tampering 24-02-2013 10:59 AM

    Demanding the scrapping of the Sethusamudran project, the BJP says the sentiments of crores of Hindus are attached to the issue and it will not tolerate any tampering with the Ram Setu. ...
  • BJP ropes in foreign troupes to enact Ram Lila 08-06-2008 01:45 PM

    Wormsley (England): Batting let the Indian women's cricket team down as it was defeated by 29 runs as per Duckworth-Lewis calculations in the rain-truncated fifth and final one-dayer against England to lose the series 2-3 here. After restricting India to a mere 152 for eight in 50 overs, the English...
  • Karunanidhi's birthday wish: Ram Setu project 03-06-2008 10:25 PM

    It isn't everyday in ODI cricket that England start as favorites over Australia, but that is the truth leading up to the first of five matches against the No. 1 team starting on Friday at Lord's. A record-breaking seven-wicket win in the Twenty20 at Trent Bridge on Sunday has further...
  • Find out if Ram Setu is a monument, SC orders 08-05-2008 08:15 PM

    Chennai: India captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni said that playing an ODI against England in front of his home crowd in Ranchi will be a big occasion and the entire state is looking forward to it. "I have never dreamt of playing for India. I think this will be a big...
  • SC to hear petitions against the Ram Setu Project 01-05-2008 05:44 PM

    Melbourne: Stand-in Australian captain Shane Watson has paid glowing tributes to Rahul Dravid, describing the retiring Indian batting stalwart as a phenomenal man and the nicest guy he has ever met in cricket. Dravid, the second most prolific batsman in Test history, is expected to draw curtains to his 15-year-old...
  • Lookahead Wipes: Big news from across India 30-04-2008 10:34 AM

    Melbourne: Dumped from the one-day squad, former Australian skipper Ricky Ponting said it might actually help him prolong his Test career as he would be able to maintain the highest fitness levels. The two-time World Cup winning captain was axed after a string of low scores in the ongoing tri-series...
  • SC posts hearing on Ram Setu project for April 29 15-04-2008 07:54 AM

    Subtract the date and all that has happened with Australia in the last two years and this was straight out of the mid-200s. Sunny Adelaide, the fourth Test of a one-way series, Australia win the toss and finish the day with more than 300 on the board for the loss...
  • Lookahead wipes: What's making news today 05-03-2008 09:41 AM

    Bangalore: Riding on unbeaten half-centuries by Jacques Kallis and skipper Gautam Gambhir, Kolkata Knight Riders registered a convincing nine-wicket win over the Royal Challengers Bangalore in their must-win Champions League encounter here on Thursday. Kallis clobbered 64 off in just 47 deliveries, while Gambhir struck 55 in 32 balls. Chasing...
  • Courts cannot decide issues of faith: BJP 04-03-2008 12:14 AM

    Hyderabad: Following the 50-run win over South Australian Redbacks in the Champions League Twenty20 on Sunday, Warriors captain Johan Botha said his team played to the plan and was now looking forward to the challenges ahead. "Two out of two at the start of the tournament is always important," he...
  • Cong files affidavit in SC to give Sethu its go-ahead 01-03-2008 04:02 AM

    Hyderabad: Auckland Aces skipper Gareth Hopkins on Tuesday said it was "gut-wrenching" for his side to crash out of the Champions League twenty20 after coming so close to victory. Auckland, who were beaten by Kolkata Knight Riders by just two runs last night, suffered a four-wicket defeat against Somerset on...
  • Centre to play safe in its affidavit on Ram Setu 28-02-2008 11:16 PM

    Dharamsala: Paul Valthaty, 27, the Mumbai batsman who came into the limelight for his power-hitting during the last season of the IPL, said he is looking forward to playing for Himachal Pradesh in the upcoming Ranji season. HPCA secretary Vishal Marwaha confirmed last month that along with Valthaty, former India...
  • Ram Setu: Govt passes burden on to SC 28-02-2008 04:49 PM

    New Delhi: English Twenty20 champions Leicestershire Foxes will have their task cut out when they take on five other qualifiers who will fight for three spots available to complete the lineup of 10 teams for this years Champions League Twenty20. The Foxes made it to the six-team qualifying phase by...
  • Affidavit approved, UPA to go ahead with Setu project 28-02-2008 03:36 PM

    New Delhi: The Chevrolet Warriors are gearing up for another tilt at the Champions League Twenty20 (CLT20) and Warriors coach Piet Botha believes that his well-balanced squad is capable of going one better than last year, when the Eastern Cape franchise were the beaten finalists. Botha may be a touch...
  • Lookahead wipes: What's making news today 28-02-2008 12:13 PM

    England's batsman Jonathan Trott was excited after winning the ICC Cricketer of the Year award. ...
  • Centre plays balancing act in new Ram Setu affidavit 26-02-2008 09:12 PM

    Dubai: Amid a debate over the use of the Decision Review System following Indian captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni questioning its accuracy, the ICC on Sunday acknowledged that minute number of errors in DRS have been detected with the world body monitoring it closely. Dhoni had questioned the accuracy of DRS...
  • UPA Govt may put Ram Setu project on hold 31-01-2008 09:21 PM

    Karachi: The Pakistan Cricket Board has privately got support from the corridors of power to proceed with their disciplinary action against Shahid Afridi despite the issue slowly being politicized with the growing involvement of politicians and government functionaries. The disgruntled Afridi has also appealed to the chief patron of the...
  • Ram Setu project worries Coast Guard 31-01-2008 01:29 PM

    Port of Spain: Explosive West Indies opener Chris Gayle, who hasn't been included for the only Twenty20 International and first two ODIs against India, is yet to respond to the call from West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) top brass to sort out the differences in order to be eligible for...
  • Advani's absence at Ram Setu rally ruffles parivar 31-12-2007 08:21 PM

    Pallekele: Pakistan cricket captain Shahid Afridi continued to back the under-fire Akmal brothers, insisting that both Kamran and Umar would be part of the playing XI for the Group A World Cup match against Zimbabwe here on Monday. Kamran has been struggling as wicketkeeper and dropped crucial catches during Pakistan's...
  • Massive protest against Sethusamudram project 30-12-2007 02:57 PM

    Pallekele: Pakistans Umar Akmal, who has been tipped to succeed his calamity-hit brother Kamran as wicket-keeper, has suffered a finger injury in practice. But team manager Intikhab Alam said scans had revealed no fracture for the middle-order batsman. "Umar hurt his index finger in the right hand while practicing on...
  • Ram Setu, the new theme to celebrate Golu 18-10-2007 10:55 PM

    Centurion: Until the Warriors' battle with the Chennai Super Kings - which concluded the league engagements of Champions League 2010 - the South African champions and South Australia Redbacks looked a class apart. While the Redbacks kept their 100 per cent win record intact, Warriors fell a little behind losing...
  • Rajini joins Setu debate, advises MK to 'talk it out' 17-10-2007 08:36 AM

    London: A late surge by Pakistan pace bowlers took the shine off a 113-run stand between England openers Andrew Strauss and Steve Davies and scripted a series-leveling win for the visitors by 38 runs at Lord's in the fourth ODI on Monday. The innings that made the difference for Pakistan...