Postal Service

  • Lance Armstrong sued by US government over sponsor money 24-04-2013 10:07 AM

    The U.S. government filed court documents on Tuesday laying out its case against cyclist Lance Armstrong, who is accused of defrauding the Postal Service by taking millions of dollars in sponsorship money while flouting professional cycling rules by doping. The U.S. Department of Justice said in February it would join...
  • Urgent mail delivered in Pakistan after 20 years 10-03-2011 12:51 PM

    Islamabad: An urgent mail sent from Pakistan's Toba Tek Singh town to Karachi 20 years ago in 1991 has finally been delivered. The urgent mail reached Wednesday, Dawn reported Thursday. Rafiq Chishti, who had waited endlessly to receive the mail, said his parents had sent his academic certificates to him...
  • Book traces story of India's postal system 14-02-2011 05:14 PM

    New Delhi: In the early 17th century, long before the times of email and mobile phones, pigeons, barefoot runners and bullock carts were used to carry messages between one part of India to another. The postman cycle of the early 1800s, with its large front tyre, post boxes in all...
  • Now, Britons sending Christmas cards via India 25-12-2007 10:40 AM

    Bangalore: Spin legend Anil Kumble on Thursday filed objections before a lower court, justifying his membership of the Karnataka State Cricket Association (KSCA). He filed objections following one of the KSCA members Ramamurthy approaching the court alleging that Kumble's membership was "illegal as it was against the bye-laws of the...
  • Posts to firm up tie with Western Union 10-11-2006 01:21 PM

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