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  • CWG 2014: Mujtaba looking to support Sardar in midfield 4 days ago

    Glasgow: Making his comeback to the Indian hockey team, Danish Mujtaba wants to support captain and playmaker Sardar Singh in the midfield to better the team's chances at the Commonwealth Games. "With my comeback to the team, my focus will be to support Sardar in midfield and in the process, give...
  • Danish Kaneria vows to fight on despite setback May 7, 2014

    Karachi: Pakistan's banned leg-spinner Danish Kaneria has refused to give up on his efforts to get the life ban imposed on him by the England Cricket Board removed even after a commercial High Court in London dismissed his appeal. Instead Kaneria challenged the ECB to go public with the evidence against...
  • Danish Kaneria's appeal against life ban fails May 6, 2014

    London: Former Essex and Pakistan bowler Danish Kaneria has failed in his bid to overturn a life ban from cricket for breaking anti-corruption rules. Kaneria was banned for life in 2012 by the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) on charges of inducing his Essex team-mate Mervyn Westfield to bowl deliberately...
  • Pakistan probes stars for playing with Danish Kaneria April 18, 2014

    Karachi: Pakistani cricket authorities have launched an investigation after a number of current international stars played in exhibition matches in the United States with banned spinner Danish Kaneria. Kaneria was given a lifetime ban for spot-fixing in an English county game, which under International Cricket Council (ICC) rules effectively bars him...
  • PCB official seen with Kaneria, raises eyebrows April 15, 2014

    Karachi: The Pakistan Cricket Board is likely to face some questions from the ICC after one of its senior officials was spotted at a private match in Houston, USA where banned Test leg-spinner Danish Kaneria also played. A friendship series of T20 matches in Houston was held from April 11 to...
  • Banned Danish Kaneria to know his fate next week April 11, 2014

    Karachi: Banned Pakistan legspinner Danish Kaneria will have to wait for a week to know whether he can revive his cricketing career again or will have to serve out the life ban imposed on him for his involvement in spot-fixing. Kaneria's appeal against the life ban imposed on him by the...
  • Hockey: Gurbaj, Mujtaba return; Sandeep ignored for European tour April 4, 2014

    New Delhi: Experienced Gurbaj Singh and Danish Mujtaba on Friday made a comeback to India's 21-member men's hockey team for this month's preparatory tour to Europe ahead of the FIH World Cup to be held at The Hague, Netherlands from May 31 to June 15. Gurbaj, one of three senior players...
  • Kaneria submits 28,000 pounds to get appeal hearing on ban March 11, 2014

    Karachi: Pakistan's banned Test leg-spinner, Danish Kaneria has submitted a sum of 28,000 pounds with a commercial high court in London in order to get his appeal against the life ban heard on April 11th. A source close to Kaneria told PTI that he had with the help of relatives, friends...
  • Danish Kaneria told to deposit hefty security for appeal hearing February 24, 2014

    Lahore: The woes of Pakistan's banned Test leg-spinner Danish Kaneria continued with a commercial high court in London asking him to deposit a hefty security amount if he wants his appeal against the life ban to be heard. The commercial court bench headed by Justice Andrew Smith held a behind the...
  • Danish woman gangrape: Delhi Police arrests third accused January 16, 2014

    New Delhi: The Delhi Police has arrested the third accused in the Danish woman gangrape case. Sources say that the accused is a 23-year-old vagabond living in the Paharganj area in central Delhi where the incident took place. The Danish woman has left the country after filing a police complaint. Meanwhile, two...
  • Danish woman gangrape: Two accused sent to 3-day police custody January 16, 2014

    New Delhi: A Delhi court today remanded two men arrested in connection with the Danish woman gangrape case to three-day police custody. The two men were arrested on Wednesday evening, a day after the incident happened in the Paharganj area in the heart of Delhi. The police had earlier said that they...
  • Delhi Law Minister Somnath Bharti names rape survivor in press release January 16, 2014

    New Delhi: Somnath Bharti, Delhi's Law Minister, continues to court controversy. A day after he was caught on camera shouting at Delhi Police personnel, he committed a faux pas by naming a rape survivor in an official press release. The woman in question is a Danish tourist who was gang-raped near the...
  • Danish woman gangrape: 2 accused arrested, says Delhi Police January 16, 2014

    The Delhi Police on Thursday said it has arrested two of the 8 accused in Danish woman gangrape case. The other six have been identified but are still to be arrested. One of the accused Ganja has two murder cases against him. The woman recognised him from a photograph shown to...
  • Two including a UP resident arrested in Danish tourist gangrape case January 16, 2014

    Two persons were arrested on Wednesday in connection with alleged gangrape of a 51-year-old Danish tourist at knife-point near New Delhi railway station in the heart of the national capital. "The two arrested persons have been identified as Mahender alias Ganja (25), a resident of Uttar Pradesh's Fatehpur district and Raja,"...
  • Congress questions AAP over Danish woman gangrape in Delhi January 16, 2014

    New Delhi: Congress on Wednesday ridiculed AAP and its government over a host of issues ranging from the rape of a Danish woman to the controversy surrounding a minister. "They won't have any one (minister) left after two-three months," Congress spokesman Sandeep Dikshit told reporters when asked if Law Minister...
  • News 360: Rahul Gandhi attends Congress Core Group meet January 15, 2014

    On Friday, the AICC meets. A decision could be taken on whether Rahul Gandhi will be named the Congress's prime ministerial nominee. ...
  • Danish woman gangrape: Delhi Police arrests 2 suspects January 15, 2014

    New Delhi: The Delhi Police on Wednesday evening arrested two suspects in connection with the gangrape of a Danish national on Tuesday night in Paharganj area of the national capital. The police had earlier said that they have identified all the eight men who allegedly gangraped the foreign national. The police...
  • We're here to win hearts, says Pakistan junior hockey coach December 2, 2013

    New Delhi: Pakistan junior hockey team's coach Mohammed Danish Kaleem says his boys are here to "win Indian hearts" and in the process play well to win the Junior World Cup, starting here at the Major Dhyan Chand National Stadium Dec 6-15. "Pakistan are here to win Indian hearts, our sportsperson...
  • Subrata, Gouramangi Singh to undergo trial at Danish club September 16, 2013

    Mumbai: India goalkeeper Subrata Paul and central defender Gouramangi Singh are all set to fly to Denmark for a three-month trial with Danish premier league football club FC Vestsjaelland. The two players are scheduled to leave for Slagelse on September 18 and stay in Denmark till December 15, undergoing extensive training...
  • PCB to review evidence in Danish Kaneria spot-fixing case September 3, 2013

    Lahore: Pakistan cricket officials agreed on Tuesday to review evidence provided by former captain Rashid Latif in his bid to help banned spinner Danish Kaneria. The 32-year-old Kaneria, Pakistan's most successful spinner with 261 Test wickets, was last year banned for life by the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB)...
  • Pakistan should not force Danish Kaneria to confess: Rashid Latif August 25, 2013

    Karachi: Former captain Rashid Latif on Saturday said Pakistan cricket authorities should not force leg-spinner Danish Kaneria to plead guilty to spot-fixing until he has exhausted all legal options available to him. A disciplinary panel of the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) banned Kaneria for life last year after...
  • Inzamam-ul-Haq bats for Danish Kaneria August 23, 2013

    Karachi: Former Pakistan captain Inzamam-ul-Haq has come out in support of banned leg-spinner Danish Kaneria, saying he had never seen the bowler indulge in any type of activity during his career that would cast doubts over his integrity. "As a professional and as a friend I have never known Danish to...
  • Essex coach Grayson denied being approached by Kaneria August 18, 2013

    Karachi: Former Pakistan captain Rashid Latif on Sunday released Essex coach Paul Grayson and player Tom Westley's statements, in which they have denied that disgraced Pakistan leg-spinner Danish Kaneria ever approached them to indulge in spot fixing. The statements of Grayson and Westley were part of the disciplinary proceedings instituted against...
  • Kaneria launches another appeal against ban August 14, 2013

    Karachi: Pakistan legspinner Danish Kaneria said on Wednesday he has filed an appeal in a London court against his life ban for spot-fixing, vowing to fight on to clear his name. The 32-year-old was barred for life last year after an England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) disciplinary panel found him...
  • Danish Kaneria's presence in stadium raises eyebrows July 12, 2013

    Karachi: Disgraced Pakistan leg-spinner Danish Kaneria caused a stir when he showed up at the inaugural Ramazan Twenty20 Cup tournament, organised by the Pakistan Cricket Board, at the National Stadium. Kaneria, however, clarified that he had only visited the stadium to meet his friends from the media and his former...
  • Kaneria asked to pay 2,00,000 pounds by ECB disciplinary panel July 10, 2013

    Karachi: Problems continued to multiply for Pakistan's disgraced leg-spinner Danish Kaneria, who has now been ordered to pay 2,00,000 pounds in costs by the disciplinary panel of the England and Wales Cricket Board. "My lawyers in London have been told by the ECB panel that I have to pay the total...
  • ECB allows Westfield to play club cricket from April July 4, 2013

    London: Mervyn Westfield, former Essex seamer, who was banned for five years by the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB), has been allowed to play club cricket from next April but will remain suspended from the professional game until 2017. ECB took the decision while turning down Westfield's former Essex team-mate...
  • I didn't get any help from PCB: Danish Kaneria July 3, 2013

    Karachi: Banned Test leg-spinner, Danish Kaneria whose appeal against a life ban has been rejected by the England and Wales Cricket Board on Wednesday complained about not receiving any support from the Pakistan Cricket Board. "It is really disappointing that the PCB is willing to speak up on behalf of players...
  • Life-ban stays as Danish Kaneria spot-fix appeal dismissed July 3, 2013

    London: Former Pakistan leg-spinner Danish Kaneria's appeal against a life ban from cricket for spot-fixing was dismissed by an England and Wales cricket board disciplinary panel on Tuesday. Kaneria, who has repeatedly denied any involvement in trying to engineer particular situations in a game, was banned in June last year...
  • Indian-owned football club qualifies for Danish Superliga June 30, 2013

    New Delhi: Denmark's Indian-owned football club, F C Vestsjlland, has qualified for the Danish Superliga, the country's top-tier and one of Europe's well-known leagues. It is the first time the club has made it to the Danish top division. Anglian Holdings, an NRI-owned multi-national corporation with diverse global investments, had acquired a...