24 Oct 2014
Karachi: Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) have released former off-spinner Saqlain Mushtaq after completion of a one-month contract but said that suspended off-spinner Saeed Ajmal will continue his remedial work on his bowling action.
24 Oct 2014
Mumbai: After putting statutory warnings over smoking scenes, the Censor Board has now introduced anti-drinking warnings in scenes where actors are depicted consuming alcohol. However, actor Aamir Khan says there are other ways of conveying this message.
17 Oct 2014
Tokyo: More than 100 Japanese lawmakers visited a Tokyo shrine condemned by China and Korea as a symbol of Japan's militarist past.
17 Oct 2014
TOKYO : Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe sent a ritual offering to Tokyo's controversial Yasukuni Shrine on Friday, prompting a sharp rebuke from China at a time when Abe is seeking a meeting with President Xi Jinping to improve ties.
22 May 2014
Srinagar: Jammu and Kashmir Governor NN Vohra on Wednesday undertook an aerial survey of twin routes leading to the holy cave shrine of Amarnath in South Kashmir Himalayas to review the snow situation to assess the time for commencing work for upcoming pilgrimage.
14 Oct 2014
Tokyo: Dozens of Japanese politicians, possibly including Cabinet Ministers, are poised to visit a Tokyo shrine condemned by China and Korea as a symbol of Tokyo's militarist past, as it begins its autumn festival this week.
21 Oct 2014
Chennai: Tamil Nadu Government has issued a notification bringing all schools affiliated to boards other than state boards under the control of its Director of School Education for implementation of Right of Children to Free and Compulsory Education (RTE) Act, 2009.
18 Oct 2014
Dehradun: The much-talked about meeting of Uttarakhand cabinet in Kedarnath will now be held at the Himalayan shrine on October 20 instead of October 21 as scheduled earlier.
22 Oct 2014
Barbados: In its bid to repair the damages caused by the West Indies team's sudden pullout of the India series, an "embarrassed" West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) has sought a meeting with its Indian counterpart and expressed sorrow for the unfortunate turn of events.
14 Aug 2014
Srinagar: Lauding the efforts of various agencies and local stakeholders for the successful conduct of the annual Amarnath yatra, Jammu and Kashmir Governor NN Vohra has asked Shri Amarnatji Shrine Board (SASB) to prepare camp-wise and route-wise action plans, focusing on medicare and environment protection, for the next year's pilgrimage.