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  • TN: MDMK leader, 300 workers arrested for protesting against CHOGM November 12, 2013

    Chennai: Over 300 MDMK activists, including its General Secretary Vaiko were, arrested for blocking train traffic as the dawntodusk Tamil Nadu bandh called by proEelam outfits demanding that India completely boycott the CHOGM meet in Colombo got underway. Normal life remained unaffected due to the bandh for which police have...
  • TN: Petrol bombs hurled at Chennai post offices, 4 arrested October 29, 2013

    Chennai: The Chennai police on Tuesday arrested four activists of the Dravidar Vidhuthalai Kazhagam, a Tamil interests group, for hurling petrol bombs at two post offices in Chennai. The miscreants hurled 23 petrol bombs at post offices in Mandaveli and Mylapore at 7 am. The arrested accused are Umapathy, Marimuthu, Ravanan...
  • TN: Jaya writes to PM seeking cancellation of defence pact with Lanka September 11, 2013

    Chennai: Tamil Nadu Chief Minster Jayalalithaa has written a letter to Prime Minister Manmohan Singh seeking cancellation of defence pact with Sri Lanka. In her letter, Jayalalithaa asked for the cancellation of an agreement on the proposed sale of naval warships to Sri Lanka. "These ships could be potentially deployed...
  • India, Sri Lanka seek to double bilateral trade volume June 29, 2013

    Colombo: Officials from Sri Lanka and India held talks on trade, investment and economic cooperation aimed at doubling the bilateral trade volume. "Recognising that India is Sri Lanka's leading trade partner and that bilateral trade between the two countries has now reached $ 5 billion, it was agreed that the potential...
  • PCB hopes India will agree to play in August February 15, 2013

    Karachi: The Pakistan Cricket Board is pinning its hopes on BCCI agreeing to play Pakistan, at least at a neutral venue, in August this year in order to boost its financial position. "In the future tours program India is supposed to tour Pakistan in August. We are hoping that even if...
  • Govt to discuss revised Sri Lanka tax treaty May 30, 2012

    New Delhi: The government is likely to discuss and approve on Thursday the revised tax information sharing treaty between India and Sri Lanka, in its aggressive bid to hunt black money stashed abroad. "The IndiaSri Lanka Double Taxation Avoidance Agreement (DTAA) is listed for tommorow (Thursday). The approval is for revising...
  • Asia Cup: Hosts face Pak challenge March 10, 2012

    The Asia Cup, featuring the four major subcontinental teams Pakistan, India, Sri Lanka and Bangladesh is all set to begin when hosts Bangladesh take on Pakistan at the Shere Bangla National Stadium in Mirpur on Sunday. Pakistan come in the series as one of the strong contenders, despite...
  • Mad rush at Wankhede for IndiaSL final tickets April 2, 2011

    All the tickets are sold out now and frantic fans are willing to pay skyhigh prices in black to watch the final. ...
  • Bollywood wishes luck to India for WC final April 1, 2011

    Aamir Khan, who was present in Mohali to watch the IndiaPakistan semifinal says he will be there at Wankhede too. ...
  • Farhan Akhtar cheers for India ahead of WC final April 1, 2011

    Bollywood actor and filmmaker Farhan Akhtar shares his thoughts about the semifinal match and wishes luck to India for the World Cup final. ...
  • All to cheer the boys, not publicity: Poonam Pandey April 1, 2011

    Model Poonam Pandey talks to CNNIBN about her promise to strip if India wins the World Cup. ...
  • ICC bars news channels from covering WC final April 1, 2011

    New Delhi: The ICC has once again barred news channels from covering the World Cup final between India and Sri Lanka on Saturday at Mumbai's Wankhede stadium. The ICC has withdrawn media accreditation despite the Union government's intervention before the IndiaPakistan semifinal in Mohali. Earlier on Wednesday, before the Mohali semifinal, the...
  • WC finals: Indians praying for win against Lanka March 31, 2011

    After India beat Pakistan in the semifinals of ICC World Cup on Wednesday, Indian cricket fans all over are keeping their fingers crossed and are praying hard for India to get the World Cup Trophy home. ...
  • Floodlight goes off at Eden, stalls IndiaSL ODI December 24, 2009

    Kolkata: In a major embarrassment for the organisers, the Eden Gardens which is hosting the fourth OneDay International (ODI) between India and Sri Lanka was left with inadequate lights when one of the four flood light towers went off, delaying the proceedings by 23 minutes. Memories of the Deccan Chargers vs...
  • Oh God! Sehwag prayed for Lankans in Rajkot December 15, 2009

    Rajkot: Cricketer Virender Sehwag was not praying for India in the nailbiting ODI against Sri Lanka in Rajkot. He was praying for the Sri Lankans. "I was not tense at all because I was supporting Sri Lanka," Sehwag said after India staved off Sri Lanka's spirited response to eke out a...
  • IndiaLanka ODI moved to Nagpur from Vizag December 14, 2009

    Hyderabad: The Telangana versus united Andhra Pradesh stir has hit cricket, too, with the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) shifting the second OneDay International match between India and Sri Lanka from Vishakapatanam to Nagpur. "Vishakapatanam ODI has been shifted to Nagpur and it will be a day night...
  • Yuvraj celebrates 'best b'day', gifts India victory December 12, 2009

    Mohali: Birthday boy Yuvraj Singh gave an allround display and helped India to score a record sixwicket win over Sri Lanka in the second and final Twenty20 international on Saturday. "This is my best birthday till now. I am very happy the way we played, especially the batsmen," said Yuvraj, who...
  • Second IndiaSL ODI in doubt after Telangana row December 12, 2009

    New Delhi: The second One Day International (ODI) match between India and Sri Lanka in Vishakhapatnam is doubtful because of ongoing agitation against Telangana in the coastal areas of Andhra Pradesh. The Board of Control for Cricket in India is reported to be considering moving the match scheduled on December 18...
  • Can you keep pace with Sehwag's records December 3, 2009

    Mumbai: Virender Sehwag on Thursday became the third fastest Indian to score 6,000 Test runs after Sachin Tendulkar and Sunil Gavaskar, during his unbeaten 284 run knock on the second day of the third and final match against Sri Lanka in Mumbai. Sehwag, who needed 45 runs going into today's match...
  • Sariclad cheerleaders to boost crowd at Cuttack ODI October 27, 2009

    Bhubaneswar: Sariclad cheerleaders will perform for the first time during the day and night oneday international cricket match between India and Sri Lanka December 21 at Barabati Stadium in Cuttack. The cheerleaders will wear Sambalpuri saris the oldest form of the tieanddye handwoven textile and perform whenever a boundary...
  • Sri Lankan forces take Visuamadu as LTTE cadres fall January 29, 2009

    New Delhi: Sri Lankan troops have gained total control over the Visuamadu town in Mullaittivu. The army is now busy conducting clearing operations in the area. A huge number of LTTE cadres have reportedly been killed or injured during the operation. Military sources say that the troops have also gained control over...
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