Kosovo

  • World’s Youngest Nations 30-06-2011 05:19 PM

    With South Sudan voting for independence from the North, it is set to become the worlds youngest country on July 9. Here are some of the most recent additions to the world map Kosovo When Yugoslavia disintegrated, new countries were sprouting and borders were being drawn. When Kosovo tried to...
  • Kosovo Serbs form own parliament, defy UN 29-06-2008 10:17 PM

    Colombo: The International Cricket Council (ICC) on Sunday defended the scheduling of the World Twenty20 as monsoon rains threatened to ruin the tournament in Sri Lanka. This was the only period available in the Future Tours Programme this year to conduct the tournament, an ICC spokesman told AFP. All the...
  • US Embassy in Serbia ransacked, set on fire 22-02-2008 03:30 PM

    London: Former England all-rounder Andrew Flintoff has questioned the fitness level of Indians and also criticised the visiting team for their shabby warm-up routines. India, which is hoping to salvage some pride and avoid a humiliating whitewash, has been ravaged by the injuries to it's key players and has not...
  • Kosovo's borders see violence post-independence 21-02-2008 03:12 PM

    London: After conquering the No.1 spot in Test cricket, England coach Andy Flower has said the team's next target would be to qualify for the new World Test Championship, which England are expected to host in 2013. We've also got the World Test Championship for the first time in 2013...
  • Recognition to Kosovo sparks Serbia-US row 19-02-2008 03:46 PM

    Pallekele: Spinner Ajantha Mendis became the first bowler to take six wickets in a Twenty20 international on Monday to lead Sri Lanka to a sensational win against Australia in the second match and win the two-match series 2-0. Mendis had a spell of six for 16 to help Sri Lanka...
  • Birth of a nation: Kosovo declares independence 17-02-2008 08:39 PM

    London: England team director Andy Flower has asked his players not to lose their focus in the euphoria of a possible coronation as the World's best Test team since the series against India is only half-way through. He stressed that the series against India is not yet won and the...
  • Kosovo all set to declare independence from Serbia 16-02-2008 05:24 PM

    Nottingham: It was jelly beans four years ago and it is Vaseline this time as a controversy erupted in the second India-England Test here when VVS Laxman was accused of using it on his bat to manipulate the Hot-Spot technology in the Decision Review System. Has Vaseline on the outside...