Tuesday

  • Obama and the Democrats: Championing the middle class 05-11-2012 05:21 PM

    Washington: Supported largely by the Indian-American community, President Barack Obama's Democratic Party with the longest continuous operation in the US has promoted a social liberal and progressive platform since the 1930s. Led by Obama, the 15th Democratic president of the United States seeking re-election on the slogan of "Forward", the...
  • US elections: 169 million voters in $6 billion exercise 05-11-2012 04:50 PM

    Washington: One of the largest electoral exercises in the world after India, the world's largest democracy, gets underway on Tuesday when 169 million American voters go to the polls to chose a president, a new House of Representatives, 33 senators and thousands of local officials at a whopping cost of...
  • US polls: Both parties winners on Super Tuesday 07-02-2008 12:44 PM

    London: Twelve weeks after the World Cup, England and Sri Lanka meet in a five-match one-day international series starting Tuesday at The Oval with both teams looking to hit back from disappointing performances at cricket's showpiece event. England was knocked out in the quarterfinals by Sri Lanka, which went on...
  • Special: The superstars of Super Tuesday 07-02-2008 10:00 AM

    Hong Kong: Associate nations such as Ireland and Netherlands may not be dumped out of 2015 cricket World Cup with the ICC Chief Executives' Committee (CEC) today recommending that there should be a qualifying tournament for participation in the elite event. The ICC in April had decided to restrict the...
  • Despite McCain's lead, Romney, Huckabee still in race 06-02-2008 10:05 PM

    Kingston: Sachin Tendulkar's long list of admirers keeps on growing with World and Olympic champion sprinter Usain Bolt on Saturday saying he was one of "greatest cricketer" and he dreams of watching the Indian champion play on the cricket field. Bolt, one of the most celebrated modern sporting icons, also...
  • Super Tuesday voters open up about their choices 06-02-2008 08:50 PM

    New Delhi: Just when pundits thought the fire within Rahul Dravid had doused, a flame rose and singed the West Indies. 'Jammy' is back at his sweetest best, 15 years since his English-natured 95 on debut at Lord's. The studious intensity in his knock was no different than one he...
  • Super Tuesday: Hillary to take Calif, McCain leads 06-02-2008 07:27 AM

    New Delhi: Organizers of the defunct Indian Cricket League have seized on admissions by the former head of the rival Indian Premier League that there was an official plot to undermine the ICL, saying it helps their ongoing legal fight and raised hopes of reviving the Twenty20 competition. The ICL...
  • Super Tuesday begins, to decide US Prez hopefuls 06-02-2008 12:38 AM

    Kingston: Harbhajan Singh's knock of 70 on day one of the first Test against West Indies here on Monday not only helped India reach a respectable total but also helped him to cross the 1000-run mark in Test matches played on foreign soil. He was 999 runs in away Tests...
  • Super Tuesday starts, Hillary has edge over Obama 05-02-2008 06:50 PM

    India led by Ajit Wadekar beat the West Indies for the first time in an away series. ...
  • What after Super Tuesday? It's a long road ahead 05-02-2008 02:23 PM

    Pune: The thought of bunking practice for spicy, mouth-watering "vadapavs" used to cross the mind of a school-going Sachin Tendulkar but the respect he had for his father stopped him from succumbing to such temptations. "I too felt like bunking the practice session while in school and go out to...
  • A super guide for Super Tuesday 05-02-2008 12:38 AM

    "I am not against the use of the system and believes it is beneficial for the game," the little master said. ...
  • Super Tuesday: Democrats in dead heat | Your Guide 04-02-2008 11:47 PM

    Jamaica: A swashbuckling knock of 86 from 99 balls by Darren Bravo and a solid innings of 75 from 94 balls (retired hurt) by Ramnaresh Sarwan helped West Indies register an emphatic seven wicket victory over India in the fifth and the final ODI at the Sabina Park on Thursday....
  • The Clintons in full gear as Super Tuesday nears 02-02-2008 05:45 PM

    Colombo: Veteran batsman Sanath Jayasuriya's international career has been resurrected in the wake of a doping investigation involving Sri Lanka opener Upul Tharanga. Jayasuriya will return to play for Sri Lanka in the upcoming limited-overs and Twenty20 matches against England. He was included in a 16-member squad announced on Thursday,...