Sapphire

  • PSLV-C20 with Indo-French satellite launched 25-02-2013 06:09 PM

    Sriharikota (Andhra Pradesh): Indo-French oceanographic study satellite 'SARAL' and six foreign mini and micro spacecrafts were succesfully launched on Monday evening by ISRO's PSLV-C20 rocket from the spaceport at Sriharikota. Indian Space Research Organisation's(ISRO) workhorse Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle(PSLV) lifted off from the first launch pad of Satish Dhawan Space...
  • Kashmir sapphire goes under the hammer 13-03-2008 09:00 AM

    Colombo: About 100 contracted Sri Lankan cricketers have not been paid since the island nation co-hosted the World Cup with India and Bangladesh in April earlier this year due to the debt that the country's Board is facing. There are reports that the because of the debt, Sri Lanka Cricket...
  • Cursed Indian gem on display in UK 26-11-2007 07:02 PM

    Sydney: Relentless England were just three wickets away from their first Down Under series victory in 24 years as Australia folded under pressure in the final Sydney Ashes Test on Thursday. Needing either a win or a draw to claim the series, England posted their highest-ever score in Australia of...