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  • India Cements to demerge Chennai Super Kings into subsidiary 5 hours 20 minutes ago

    Chennai: Cement major India Cements Tuesday said it would demerge the Chennai Super Kings (CSK) division into a wholly-owned subsidiary. In a statement filed with the Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE), the company said: "Our company presently owns Chennai Super Kings (CSK) - BCCI-IPL Franchise 20/20 Cricket Tournament Team. We propose to...
  • Suresh Raina, Chennai Super Kings light up Champions League Twenty20 18 hours 0 minutes ago

    Bangalore: Former IPL champions Chennai Super Kings (CSK) made light of the poor turnout of fans at the Chinnaswamy stadium on Monday, with awesome batting display against Dolphins of South Africa in the Group A league tie of the Champions League T20 (CLT20). Though CSK came into the game after losing...
  • CLT20: Bowlers need to come up with better performances, says MS Dhoni 20 hours 34 minutes ago

    Bangalore: His team might have registered a crushing 54run win over Dolphins but Chennai Super Kings skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni on Tuesday indicated that it would need to improve its bowling to win the Champions League Twenty20. "If you want to win tournaments you have to come up with better performances,...
  • CLT20: Clinical Chennai bounce back with big win over Dolphins 20 hours 10 minutes ago

    Bangalore: Suresh Raina on Monday blazed his way to a 43ball 90 and powered Chennai Super Kings to a comfortable 54run win over Dolphins, keeping the Indian outfit's semifinal prospects alive in the Oppo Champions League Twenty20. The Super Kings notched up an imposing 242 for six and then saw off...
  • CLT20, CSK vs Dolphins: as it happened Yesterday

    (For ballbyball commentary, scroll down to the bottom of the page) After a jittery start, Chennai Super Kings will look for a turnaround to get their campaign back on track when they take on South African team Nashua Dolphins in a Group A match. Chennai had lost their opening encounter against Kolkata...
  • Chennai: Jayalalithaa launches four more Amma canteens Yesterday

    Chennai: Expanding the successful 'Amma' canteen project, Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa on Monday inaugurated the lowcost eateries at four staterun hospitals in the city. She launched the canteen at the Government Kasturba Gandhi Hospital for Mother and Children by lighting a 'kuthuvilakku' (lamp) and also served food to some people there. Jayalalithaa...
  • Chennai: Fire breaks out at TN Secretariat on Monday Yesterday

    Chennai: A fire broke out at the Secretariat on Monday but it was immediately extinguished, officials said. The fire broke out following a suspected short circuit in the AC unit of the information department, fire and rescue department officials said, adding, there were no casualties nor any...
  • CLT20: Chennai Super Kings seek turnaround against Dolphins Yesterday

    Bangalore: After a jittery start, Chennai Super Kings will look for a turnaround to get their campaign back on track when they take on South African team Nashua Dolphins in a Group A match of the Champions League T20 on Monday. Chennai had lost their opening encounter against Kolkata Knight Riders...
  • It's difficult to get crowds for CLT20 matches: Stephen Fleming 2 days ago

    Bangalore: The sparse crowds at the Champions League Twenty20 was not a strange phenomena since cricket lovers are not expected to come out in support of foreign teams, vying against each other in the tournament, Chennai Super Kings Coach Stephen Fleming said on Sunday. "It is a difficult task for neutral...
  • Over 4,000 persons booked for drunken driving in Chennai 2 days ago

    Chennai: Police have recommended Regional Transport Officers to cancel the driving licenses of 4,560 persons temporarily, who were nabbed for drunken driving. With the help of breath analyzer, the police have registered 40,835 cases allegedly for drunken driving, a police release said. This year driving licenses of 965 persons were...
  • TWTW: Arnold Schwarzenegger's crazy BJP fans 2 days ago

    Legendary American actor Arnold Schwarzenegger was in Chennai last week where the BJP workers went into a frenzy to get a glimpse of him. ...
  • Liquor firm fined Rs 55,000 for dead insect in brandy bottle of Chennai man 3 days ago

    Chennai: A city consumer forum has ordered United Spirits Ltd (USL) to pay Rs 55,000 as compensation to a man who found a dead insect in a bottle of brandy he bought two years ago. G Ramesh had moved the District Consumer Redressal Forum, Chennai North, alleging that he found the insect...
  • Denied homecooked biryani, angry MS Dhoni checks CSK out of hotel: report 4 days ago

    How would you feel if denied a chance to have homecooked Hyderabadi biryani? Not very good, we suppose. Well, the captain of the Indian cricket team and IPL franchise Chennai Super Kings, Mahendra Singh Dhoni, too didn't take it lightly when a Hyderabad fivestar hotel prevented the CSK squad from...
  • Tamil Nadu: CM Jayalalithaa told to appear in court on October 1 in tax case 5 days ago

    Chennai: A court on Thursday asked Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa and her aide Sasikala to appear before it "without fail" on October 1 in income tax returns case. When the matter came up for hearing before Additional Chief Metropolitan Magistrate R Dakshinamurthy, the defence counsel filed petitions seeking adjournment of...
  • Doeschate praises Russell after KKR's winning start to CLT20 5 days ago

    Hyderabad: Kolkata Knight Riders batsman Ryan ten Doeschate heaped praise on teammate Andre Russell for taking the game away from Chennai Super Kings with a scintillating knock and open their campaign in the Champions League Twenty20 on a winning note. Doeschate said the victory is crucial for his side ahead of...
  • CLT20: Gambhir hails 'unbelievable' Russell, Doeschate 5 days ago

    Kolkata Knight Riders captain Gautam Gambhir on Wednesday said Andre Russell and Ryan ten Doeschate played "unbelievable" knocks and also hailed spinner Sunil Narine for his economical spell, which according to him were instrumental in his side's threewicket win over Chennai Super Kings in the Champions League Twenty20 opener in...
  • CLT20: Doeschate, Russell take Kolkata to a threewicket win over Chennai 6 days ago

    Hyderabad: Andre Russell smashed a breathtaking half century while Ryan ten Doeschate struck a fine unbeaten 51 to guide IPL champions Kolkata Knight Riders to a threewicket win over Chennai Super Kings in a Group A match of the Champions League Twenty20 on Wednesday. Chasing a competitive 158 for win, KKR...
  • Punjab Deputy CM Sukhbir Badal visits Chennai, Hyderabad to attract investors 6 days ago

    Chandigarh: Punjab Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Singh Badal will be on a twoday visit to Chennai and Hyderabad from Thursday to meet leading industrialists with an intention to attract investments in the state. During the meeting with industry leaders, Badal will showcase investment opportunities in Punjab along with highlighting state as...
  • Chennai ISL franchisee to be named 'Chennians FC' 6 days ago

    Kolkata: The Chennai ISL franchisee would be soon be officially unveiled as 'Chennians FC', according to a team insider. "The owners want to give a name which would have a feel of the city. The team is awaiting the arrival of its marquee managercumplayer Marco Materazzi. Maybe after he joins the...
  • As it happened: Kolkata Knight Riders vs Chennai Super Kings, CLT20, Match 1 6 days ago

    (For ballbyball commentary, scroll down to the bottom of the page) Depleted by the absence of some highprofile cricketers, IPL champions Kolkata Knight Riders will have a tough task at hand when they lorn horns with the formidable Chennai Super Kings in the opening Group A match of Champions League T20...
  • We will need to adapt to Champions League Twenty20, says MS Dhoni 6 days ago

    Hyderabad: Chennai Super Kings' campaign in the last edition of the Indian Premier League was hampered due to Dwayne Bravo's injury which hurt the balance of their side and skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni is happy that the prolific allrounder is back again to don the yellow jersey. "The good thing for...
  • CLT20: Tournament proper begins with KKR, CSK battle 6 days ago

    Hyderabad: Depleted by the absence of some highprofile cricketers, IPL champions Kolkata Knight Riders will have a tough task at hand when they lorn horns with the formidable Chennai Super Kings in the opening Group A match of Champions League T20 here on Wednesday. Buoyed by their thumping success in the...
  • CLT20: IPL teams bank on home advantage 1 week ago

    New Delhi: Indian Premier League (IPL) teams, with their rich experience of playing in highpressure matches, will begin the competition as pretournament favourites as the tournament proper of Champions League Twenty20 (CLT20) gets underway in Hyderabad with a Chennai Super Kings vs Kolkata Knight Riders match on Wednesday. Kolkata Knight Riders...
  • Each time I come to India, I know this country more: Arnold Schwarzenegger 1 week ago

    Hollywood superstar Arnold Schwarzenegger was in Chennai to attend the music release of Tamil director Shankar's new film 'I'. The 67yearold star of such films as Terminator, Predator and True Lies spoke to CNNIBN's Rajeev Masand about the visit and much more. ...
  • Good to have Dwayne Bravo back for CLT20, says MS Dhoni September 15, 2014

    Hyderabad: Chennai Super Kings' campaign in the last edition of Indian Premier League was hampered due to Dwayne Bravo's injury which hurt the balance of their side and skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni is happy that the prolific allrounder is back again to don the yellow jersey. "The good thing for us...
  • Snapshot: Arnold Schwarzenegger arrives in Chennai, will meet Rajinikanth September 15, 2014

    Chennai: Hollywood star Arnold Schwarzenegger arrived here Monday morning amidst tight security to attend the audio launch of Vikramstarrer Tamil romanticthriller "I". The audio launch will take place Monday evening at the Jawaharlal Nehru Indoor Stadium, where the star of the "Terminator" film series, will share the dais with Tamil...
  • Kolkata Knight Riders hungry to taste CLT20 success September 15, 2014

    Reigning Indian Premier League champions Kolkata Knight Riders are looking to justify their "reputation" with a good showing in the sixth edition edition of the Champions League Twenty20. "We can always make a comeback (in IPL) when you don't start off well as the tournament is two month long. But CLT20...
  • Sharjah tourism to conduct road shows in 5 Indian cities September 14, 2014

    Dubai: Seeking to attract Indian tourists to some of its exotic locations, Sharjah will organise tourism road shows across five cities, including New Delhi and Mumbai, from Monday. Sharjah Commerce and Tourism Development Authority will conduct road shows in Mumbai, New Delhi, Hyderabad, Chennai and Bangalore as part of its efforts...
  • Chennai: Man held for forcing women into flesh trade September 14, 2014

    Chennai: A 38yearold man was on Sunday arrested for allegedly forcing women into prostitution after promising them jobs in his massage parlour. Police said that Anand, owner of a massage parlour, was arrested and four women, hailing from Manipur and Sikkim, were rescued. He promised them jobs...