Sweep

  • Jammu: Students made to sweep floors, clean toilets in primary school July 26, 2013

    Jammu: In a shocker from Jammu's Kathua district, small kids were asked to clean the school floor and even toilets at a primary school. A video shows how the children of the primary school in Kuka Chak were made to do menial tasks. The school education directorate has now taken note...
  • Carlos Santana: Indian music is very intense October 22, 2012

    New Delhi: International guitar legend Carlos Santana, who is all set for his maiden trip to India this week, says he is quite familiar with Indian music and finds it very intense. The 65-year-old is in awe of Indian artistes like Ravi Shankar and feels that Indian music can have a...
  • Pakistan seek lift to avoid England clean sweep February 20, 2012

    Dubai: Pakistan coach Mohsin Khan said his team will need to raise their standards in all three departments to stop England from gaining a clean sweep of the one-day series in the fourth match here on Tuesday. Pakistan have been on the receiving end in the one-day series after blanking England...
  • Pakistan win third Test, sweep series February 6, 2012

    Dubai: Pakistan recorded their first-ever whitewash against England on Monday after a 71-run victory in the third Test sealed a crushing 3-0 series win over the world's top-ranked team. England - chasing an imposing 324-run target - were dismissed for 252 on the fourth day of the final Test with fast...
  • 'Kirsten's coaching staff the best ever' November 18, 2011

    Johannesburg: The present South African coaching unit led by former India coach Gary Kirsten is the best the South African national team has ever had, according to former captain and cricket administrator Dr Ali Bacher. Bacher told the Beeld newspaper that the 'Pyrites' current coaching trio of Gary Kirsten (coach), Russel...
  • Allied planes stopping Gaddafi attacks: Sarkozy March 19, 2011

    French fighter jets soared over a rebel-held city besieged by Moammar Gaddafi's troops. ...
  • BMC sweeps Mumbai off its feet June 6, 2007

    Mumbai: They are bright, loud, yellow and will sweep Mumbaikars off their feet. BMC has imported fully-automated, high-tech road sweeping machines to help Maximum City clean up its act. "Even in monsoon, there is a lot of dust and much garbage on the road and we are facing garbage collection...
  • MCD results a vote against Cong: BJP April 7, 2007

    New Delhi: As the results and trends for the elections to the Municipal Corporation of Delhi poured in, indicating a landslide victory for the BJP, the party wasted no time in describing it a "referendum against the Sheila Dikshit-led Congress Government in Delhi." "It's a referendum against Sheila Dikshit. She...