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  • Rafique's late winner give Atletico de Kolkata the inaugral ISL title 1 hour 40 minutes ago

    Mohammed Rafique scored in the dying stages of the game to give Atletico de Kolkata 1-0 win over Kerala Blasters FC in the final of the Indian Super League. ...
  • '100 days of love': Not in good shape December 12, 2014

    Rumors are there that prominent filmmaker Kamal's son Jenuse Mohammed's debut directorial film '100 days of love' is not in a decent shape to wrap up. Recent reports say that the film has gone over the budget and schedule and the producer is furious about the huge variation. Film has created...
  • PCB prepares to send Ajmal, Hafeez to India for biomechanic tests December 10, 2014

    Karachi: Pakistan's suspended off-spinners, Saeed Ajmal and Mohammed Hafeez will be sent to Chennai in India to undergo informal biomechanic tests as part of PCB's desperate attempts to get them cleared for next year's World Cup. PCB Chairman Shaharyar Khan told the media on Wednesday in Lahore that they had applied...
  • Pop star-turned-preacher booked for blasphemy in Pakistan December 3, 2014

    Islamabad: A pop singer-turned-preacher in Pakistan has been booked under the country's controversial blasphemy law for alleged profanity against one of the Prophet Mohammed's wives. Junaid Jamshed, reportedly committed blasphemy in a video which went viral on social networking sites, creating anger among the conservative Muslims. Mobin Qadri of rightwing...
  • Saudi Arabia beheads 9th Pakistani since mid-October November 27, 2014

    Riyadh: Saudi Arabia on Thursday beheaded a Pakistani for heroin smuggling, bringing to nine the number of people from his country executed since mid-October. Mohammed Rahman Mohammed Asghar had been "tried and found guilty of smuggling a large quantity of heroin into the kingdom," the official Saudi Press Agency said....
  • ISL: Atletico de Kolkata include Bangladeshi midfielder in revenge match against FC Pune November 27, 2014

    Kolkata: Atletico de Kolkata have included diminutive Bangladeshi midfielder Mohamed Mamunul Islam who is likely to replace suspended Ofentse Nato for their crucial away ISL fixture in Pune on November 29. The 25-year-old Bangladeshi captain and popular name back home is yet to play a match this season as ATK, who...
  • PDP riding high on Mehbooba Mufti's charisma in J&K Assembly elections November 23, 2014

    Sonawari: It is election fever in Jammu and Kashmir and with just two days to go for the first phase of polling, campaigning is on in full swing. Mehbooba Mufti, the engine behind the People's Democratic Party, has moved across the dusty constituency of Sonawari. She is greeted by people...
  • Burdwan blast probe: NIA arrests six suspected November 20, 2014

    New Delhi: The National Investigation Agency (NIA) arrested six suspects on Thursday in connection with the Burdwan blast case. The suspects were picked up from Sahibganj in Jharkhand. According to reports, the suspects may be connected to the Jammat-ul-Mujahideen terror group in Bangladesh, which is said to be involved in...
  • Injured Mohammed Hafeez called back from UAE November 18, 2014

    Karachi: Experienced Pakistan allrounder, Mohammed Hafeez is being called back from the United Arab Emirates following a hamstring injury and also after his bowling action was reported by match officials during the first Test against New Zealand. Hafeez, who is not playing in the ongoing second Test against the Kiwis in...
  • BJP trying to divide Muslim community in J&K for political gains, alleges Mufti November 18, 2014

    Srinagar: Alleging that Bhartiya Janata Party (BJP) won three seats in Lok Sabha elections by promoting communal polarisation in the state, People's Democratic Party (PDP) patron Mufti Mohammad Sayeed on Tuesday said the saffron party is now trying to create sectarian division within the Muslim community for its political gain. Mufti...
  • Vijay Hazare: Mohammed Kaif shines as Andhra Pradesh thrash Hyderabad November 8, 2014

    Secunderabad: Former India batsman Mohammed Kaif scored 88 as minnows Andhra beat a much-fancied Hyderabad by seven wickets in a South Zone leg match of the Vijay Hazare Trophy on Saturday. Batting first, Hyderabad were all out for 193 in 50 overs with Ashish Reddy scoring 43 while Stephen Veeraraghavulu picked...
  • US Pakistan expert Robin Raphel loses security clearance in federal probe November 8, 2014

    Washington: A US State Department expert on Pakistan was stripped of her security clearance and is now part of a federal counterintelligence investigation, two sources familiar with the matter said on Friday. Robin Raphel, a retired ambassador who had been an adviser to the State Department's Special Representative for Afghanistan and...
  • PDP promises to address aspirations of all regions of J&K November 7, 2014

    Jammu: The Peoples Democratic Party on Friday said that if voted to power, the party would address the aspirations of all the regions and sub-regions of Jammu and Kashmir. "PDP would empower every section of the society to ensure equal opportunity of growth and uplift for every citizen of Jammu...
  • Mohammad Shami now focussed on improving 'death bowling' November 6, 2014

    New Delhi: Pleased at being named in the International Cricket Council's (ICC) 2014 One-Day International (ODI) team, India seamer Mohammed Shami on Thursday said he is focussed on improving his 'death-bowling' keeping in mind the forthcoming Australia tour and the ICC 2015 World Cup. "My focus is to improve my bowling...
  • Injured Mohammed Shami out of Sri Lanka ODIs, replaced by Dhawal Kulkarni October 27, 2014

    New Delhi: Indian medium-pacer Mohammed Shami has been ruled out of the five-match ODI series against Sri Lanka starting November 2 due to an injury. Maharashtra medium-pacer Dhawal Kulkarni has replaced Shami in the 15-member Indian squad to be led by Virat Kohli, which has been announced for the first three...
  • We didn't play to our potential, says MS Dhoni October 11, 2014

    New Delhi: Despite staging a remarkable recovery act to level the series, India captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni was not at all satisfied with his team's effort as he feels that there are "few things missing" in their game and the boys need to "pull up their socks". "We have not played...
  • Asian Games: Iraqi archers ignore dangers in pursuit of gold September 29, 2014

    Incheon: Speeding cars tear past just metres away, kicking up dust and sand and noise, while the sun beats down remorselessly on the archers standing by the side of the road. Iraqi archery team captain Mohammed Ali Fayyadh describes the training 'facilities' back home then takes a long, wistful look at...
  • Hull City draw 22 with West Ham in EPL September 16, 2014

    A Curtis Davies own goal gifted West Ham United a point after Hull City had twice taken the lead in a frenetic 22 draw in the Premier League on Monday. Debut goals from Hull's clubrecord signing Abel Hernandez and Mohamed Diame, facing his former club, were cancelled out in the second...
  • Naseeruddin Shah: Spoke my heart out to my father only at his grave September 15, 2014

    New Delhi: Naseeruddin Shah's unresolved relationship with his father Aley Mohammed Shah still haunts him and the actor in his autobiography has opened up about how he managed to have a real conversation with his parent only at his grave. Their uneasy relationship despite the obvious affection they had for each...
  • CLT20: Knights inch closer to main round with big win over Lahore September 14, 2014

    Raipur: A clinical allround display by the Northern Knights helped them crush Lahore Lions by a whopping 72 runs to all but ensure their entry into the main round of the Champions League T20 on Sunday. Put into bat under overcast conditions, twin halfcenturies by skipper Daniel Flynn (53) and wicketkeeperbatsman...
  • J&K ministers meet PM Modi, want floods declared as national calamity September 13, 2014

    New Delhi: A delegation of ministers from Jammu and Kashmir on Saturday called on Prime Minister Narendra Modi and requested him to declare the recent floods in the state as "national calamity" and also ensure smooth supply of food grains and other essential items. The delegation, led by state's Finance...
  • Nigeria's military claims success against Boko Haram September 13, 2014

    Kano: Nigeria's military claimed to have routed Boko Haram militants near the Borno state capital Maiduguri, as residents in another undersiege town complained of food shortages and slavery. Army spokesman Timothy Antigha said in a statement that the Islamists launched a "massive" attack on the town of Konduga, about 35...
  • Egypt to try Morsi for leaking secrets to Qatar September 6, 2014

    Cairo: Egypt's top prosecutor says ousted Islamist President Mohammed Morsi will be tried for leaking national security secrets to Qatar during his turbulent year in office. In a statement released on Saturday the prosecutor said Morsi and two of his assistants leaked classified documents, including information on military deployments, to Qatari...
  • Atletico de Kolkata sign up Bangla captain Mamunul September 6, 2014

    Kolkata: Bangaldeshi national team captain Mohammed Mamunul Islam was signed on Saturday by the city ISL franchise Atletico de Kolkata in Dhaka. The central midfielder also leads Bangladesh Premier League champions Sheikh Jamal Dhanmondi Club and had led the team to IFA Shields final last season. Terming this an important milestone, the...
  • 4th ODI: Rahane, Dhawan power India to series win against England September 2, 2014

    Ajinkya Rahane's maiden ODI ton and Shikhar Dhawan's unbeaten 97 helped India beat England by nine wickets in the fourth game at Edgbaston in Birmingham. England were restricted to 206 and India have chased it down in 30.3 overs. Dhawan finished the game with a handsome six as India now...
  • Lionel Messi scores twice as Barcelona defeat Elche 30 August 25, 2014

    Spain: Lionel Messi scored twice to help 10man Barcelona start the Spanish league with a 30 win over Elche in the debut of coach Luis Enrique on Sunday, with the Argentina star looking eager to put last season's disappointments behind him. Messi used a signature burst of speed to dribble free...
  • Gaza war rages on, Hamas says Israel tried to kill its military chief August 20, 2014

    Gaza/Jerusalem: An Israeli air strike in Gaza killed the wife and infant son of Hamas's military leader, Mohammed Deif, the group said, calling it an attempt to assassinate him after a ceasefire collapsed. Palestinians launched more than 100 rockets, mainly at southern Israel, with some intercepted by the Iron Dome antimissile...
  • Boxers Sumit and Manoj in quarters at Glasgow CWG July 28, 2014

    Glasgow: Sumit Sangwan began his campaign at the 2014 Commonwealth Games with a comfortable 30 win over Mohammed Hakimu Fumu as the Indian pugilist reached the quarterfinals of the Men's Light Heavy 81kg category, here Sunday. 21yearold Sangwan was dominant in all three rounds as all three judges declared him clear...
  • CWG 2014: Gold for Sathish Sivalingam, Ravi Katulu bags silver in weightlifting July 28, 2014

    Glasgow: It was double delight for India in the 2014 Commonwealth Games men's weightlifting as Sathish Sivalingam won the gold and Ravi Katulu the silver in the 77kg Group A at the Clyde Auditorium here on Sunday. Sathish lifted a total of 328 kg to set a Games Record while Ravi...
  • CWG 2014: Mohammed Asab wins bronze in men's double trap July 27, 2014

    Glasgow: Mohammed Asab bagged a bronze after missing out of the gold medal contest in a tense shootoff to give India their second medal from shooting in the Commonwealth Games on Sunday. The 26yearold Asab, who topped the qualification round, and Englishmen Steven Scott and Matthew French were tied at 27...