Uzbekistan

  • Salman Khurshid likely to meet his Pakistani counterpart on Friday 10-09-2013 07:58 PM

    Indian External Affairs Minister Salman Khurshid is likely to meet Sartaj Aziz, Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's foreign policy adviser, in Kyrgyzstan on September 13, said informed sources in New Delhi. Khurshid is to pay an official visit to the Kyrgyz Republic to attend a Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) Council...
  • Uzbekistan down Qatar 5-1 in World Cup qualifiers 18-06-2013 08:42 PM

    Tashkent: Uzbekistan narrowly missed out on direct qualification for the 2014 World Cup despite routing Qatar 5-1 on Tuesday. Uzbekistan finished level on points with South Korea for second spot in Group A of Asian qualifying - which yielded automatic qualification for Brazil - but were one behind on goal...
  • Honda powers Japan to Brazil, S. Korea close in 05-06-2013 08:27 AM

    Japan became the first team to qualify for the 2014 World Cup finals after a last-gasp home draw against Australia on Tuesday, while arch-rivals South Korea also conjured up a late equaliser in Beirut to inch closer to a spot in Brazil. The 62,000-plus crowd at Saitama stadium survived anxious...
  • 6 magnitude earthquake hits Uzbekistan: USGS 26-05-2013 02:58 PM

    London: An earthquake with a magnitude of at least 6 struck southeast Uzbekistan on Sunday, the US Geological Survey reported. There were no immediate reports of casualties or damage. ...
  • Late strikes settle Asian World Cup qualifiers 15-11-2012 10:58 AM

    Singapore: Three moments of late magic helped Uzbekistan, Iraq and Qatar grab key 1-0 wins in World Cup qualifying on Wednesday as Asian champions Japan rode their luck before edging to the brink of a place in Brazil. Nine of the 10 teams remaining in the two groups of Asian...
  • Prostitution racket busted in Delhi, 6 arrested 25-07-2011 09:31 AM

    New Delhi: A prostitution racket was busted on Monday by the Delhi Police Crime Branch and six Uzbekistan nationals have been arrested. They were operating from a flat in the posh Greater Kailash-2 locality. The police are looking for the alleged agent who has been identified. This is the third...
  • Bharti to fund U-16 soccer team's AFC C'ship preparation 10-07-2008 04:11 PM

    London: Andrew Strauss, who stepped down as England Test captain in August, has said that the reconciliation between Kevin Pietersen and other England players will not be easy and that it could lead to further problems in the dressing room. It [reconciliation] will be difficult, Strauss told the Guardian. “One...
  • Davis Cup: India, Uzbekistan tied one-all 08-02-2008 08:36 PM

    London: After suffering a humiliating defeat in the first ODI, Mahela Jayawardene's innings powered Sri Lanka to 309 for five and laid the platform for a 69-run win in the second one-day international that saw the tourists level the five-match series at 1-1. Sri Lanka will surely go in the...
  • Bhupathi's Australian Open performance great: Leander 06-02-2008 11:07 PM

    Nairobi: Three former Kenya captains and another senior player have not been offered new contracts following the east African country's worst performance at a World Cup this year. Former skippers Jimmy Kamande, Thomas Odoyo and Morris Ouma, along with leading player David Obuya, were not on a list of 13...
  • India all set for the Davis Cup 05-02-2008 01:23 PM

    Karachi: Former captain Shahid Afridi said on Saturday he hoped to make a fresh start playing for Hampshire following his clashes with the Pakistan Cricket Board which fined him USD 53,000 for disciplinary breaches. The 31-year-old locked horns with the PCB by announcing his retirement from international cricket after being...
  • Uzbekistan fear Indian tennis' grass advantage 31-01-2008 11:07 PM

    London: Legendary off-spinner Muttiah Muralitharan termed Sri Lanka's humiliating innings-defeat against England in the first Test at Cardiff as worst-ever performance. Muralitharan, who retired as world's leading wicket-taker in both Tests and ODIs was on a flight to United Kingdom when his teammates were shot out for 82 in the...
  • India lose Davis Cup tie vs Uzbekistan 11-02-2007 08:09 PM

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  • Paes-Sipaeya win Davis Cup doubles tie 11-02-2007 01:27 PM

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  • India lose both singles in Davis Cup 11-02-2007 01:17 PM

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  • Rastogi all set for Davis Cup tie 02-02-2007 09:23 PM

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  • India name Davis Cup team for Uzbek tie 30-01-2007 10:57 PM

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  • Doping scandal clouds Asian Games 10-12-2006 08:25 PM

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  • India storm into women tennis finals 07-12-2006 01:08 AM

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