30 Oct 2014
Lahore: After abruptly ending his over two-month long anti-government protest in the Pakistani capital, fiery cleric Tahir-ul-Qadri has left the country, leading to speculation that he has struck a deal with Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif.
15 Dec 2015
Hyderabad: Sarupam Purkayastha's valiant 125 went in vain as Punjab eked out a thrilling one-run win over Assam in a group A encounter of the Vijay Hazare Trophy, here yesterday to keep their quarter-final hopes alive.
28 Aug 2014
Abu Dhabi: Indian Grandmasters Vidit Gujrathi and G N Gopal emerged as joint leaders after winning their penultimate round games in the Abu Dhabi Masters chess tournament now drawing to a close here.
20 Aug 2014
Abu Dhabi: Grandmaster and former world junior champion Abhijeet Gupta will spearhead the Indian challenge in the Abu Dhabi Masters that starts in the Gulf Emirate here.
17 Dec 2013
Kolkata: A Muslim cleric on Monday opposed the telecast of a Bengali TV serial based on Bangladesh author Taslima Nasreen's script which he felt could hurt the sentiments of the community.
17 Jan 2015
Abu Dhabi: Anirban Lahiri, playing his first European Tour event as a full member, shot four-under 68 to make the cut in tied 29th place, while Jeev Milkha Singh carded one-over 73 in the second round to also make the cut at the Abu Dhabi HSBC Open on Saturday.
26 Nov 2013
Muzaffarnagar: Prominent Muslim cleric Maulana Kalbe Sadiq accused the state government of failing to provide justice to the Muzaffarnagar riot victims and said the people would give it a befitting reply in the upcoming polls.
24 Sep 2015
New Delhi: Suspected Lashkar-e-Toiba (LeT) terrorist Abu Jundal, an alleged mastermind of the 26/11 Mumbai attacks, today told a Delhi court he should be shifted here on completion of trial in an ongoing case in the western metropolis and the case here should not be conducted through video conferencing to enable him consult his lawyer.
26 Oct 2013
Lucknow: Prominent Muslim cleric Maulana Kalbe Sadiq on Friday indicated that BJP's prime ministerial nominee Narendra Modi will not be a political untouchable for his community if he changes himself.
15 Nov 2015
Washington: A US airstrike has killed the leader of the Islamic State group operating in Libya, the Pentagon has said.