20 Dec 2014
Chennai: Prime Minister Narendra Modi's long rule is needed to save the dignity and self-respect of the people of Tamil Nadu and Tamils elsewhere, BJP president Amit Shah said on Saturday.
20 Dec 2014
Brisbane: Australia took an unassailable 2-0 lead in the four-match series with a four-wicket win over India on the fourth day of the second Test at the Gabba here on Saturday.
19 Dec 2014
Brisbane: India were pushed on to the backfoot after a big rearguard action by the Australian tail generated a 97-run first innings lead of which the visitors knocked off 71 for the loss of one wicket by the close of the third day's play of the second cricket Test here on Friday.
18 Dec 2014
Brisbane: India frittered away the opportunity to make a big first innings total as they suffered a late-order batting collapse before Umesh Yadav scalped three wickets on his comeback to leave the second Test against Australia evenly-poised, here on Thursday.
17 Dec 2014
Brisbane: Indian batsman Murali Vijay struck arguably the most memorable of his five test centuries on Wednesday but later admitted to being unaware of reaching the milestone in the second test against Australia at Gabba.
19 Dec 2014
New Delhi: The Finance Ministry today said there were as many as 213 cases of service tax evasion relating to BCCI/IPL, involving Rs 261.64 crore between 2009-10 and May 6, 2014. "Besides, Enforcement Directorate has issued Show Cause Notices (SCNs) involving an amount of Rs 2,148.3 crore of contravention of provisions of Foreign Exchange Management Act, 1999 (FEMA) against the BCCI, Lalit Modi and others," Minister of State for Finance Jayant Sinha said in Lok Sabha.
13 Dec 2014
Adelaide: India virtually snatched defeat from the jaws of victory, slumping to an agonising 48-run loss in the pulsating first cricket Test against Australia despite captain Virat Kohli's gallant second successive hundred in the match here on Saturday.
12 Dec 2014
Adelaide: Opener David Warner extended his purple patch with the bat by cracking his second century of the match as the first Test against India headed for an exciting finish with Australia gaining an overall lead of 363 runs runs here on Friday.
11 Dec 2014
Adelaide: Virat Kohli became only the third Indian to score a hundred on his captaincy debut as the visitors responded resolutely to Australia's mammoth first innings total by reaching 369 for five on the third day to leave the first cricket Test evenly poised here on Thursday.
10 Dec 2014
Adelaide: Captain Michael Clarke fought through pain to slam 128, while Steve Smith also produced a career-best hundred against India's hapless bowling attack as Australia piled up a mammoth 517 for seven to take control of the first Test on a rain-truncated second day, here on Wednesday.