Kulasekara stars for Lanka

REUTERS

Brisbane, Jan 18: Sri Lanka laboured to a four-wicket victory after right-arm pacer Nuwan Kulasekara destroyed Australia with a fine display of swing bowling in the third one-day international in Brisbane on Friday. Australia’s top and middle order batsmen capitulated before Kulasekara’s More

'SA tour will be biggest challenge as captain'

PRESS TRUST OF INDIA

Karachi, Jan 18: Pakistan captain Misbah-ul-Haq on Friday admitted that the upcoming Test and ODI series in South Africa will be the biggest test of his captaincy but said that his team is capable of toppling the Proteas. “The coming series in South Africa is the biggest challenge of my career More

ICC shifts Pak Women’s WC matches to Odisha

PRESS TRUST OF INDIA

New Delhi, Jan 18: Fearing protests and disruption, Pakistani women cricket team’s World Cup matches were shifted to Odisha, bringing an end to the uncertainty over the fate of the team’s participation following the killing of two Indian soldiers at the border. Although the BCCI or the International More

Dhoni survives injury scare ahead of 3rd ODI

PRESS TRUST OF INDIA

Ranchi, Jan 18: India skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni on Friday survived an injury scare when a rising delivery hit his right thumb during the team’s practice session on the eve of the third one-dayer against England.However, the team management said he was fit and there was no danger to Dhoni, who More

Maria Sharapova crushes Venus to reach 4th round
Melbourne, Jan 18: Second seed Maria Sharapova sent Venus Williams crashing out of the Australian Open Friday in a crushing straight sets defeat in the third round.  The Russian, who was champion at Melbourne Park in 2008, was in rampant form, winning 6-1, 6-3 in 79 minutes on Rod Laver Arena More

  • Kashmir

Omar seeks financial assistance for Sarpanchs, Panchs

Writes To Jairam Ramesh

DAMAGE CONTROL?

ABID BASHIR

Srinagar, Jan 18: In a damage control exercise Chief Minister Omar Abdullah has shot a letter to Union Minister for Rural Development Jairam Ramesh seeking release of Rs 100 crore for monthly honorarium More



  • Srinagar City

Directs for immediate restoration of essential services

DIV COM CONDUCTS CITY TOUR

Srinagar, Jan 18: Divisional Commissioner, Kashmir, Dr. Asgar Hassan Samoon today conducted an extensive tour of Srinagar city and took stock of situation arising due to snowfall. The Divisional Commissioner More




  • Jammu

Sagar hospitalized

Jammu, Jan 18: Minister for Rural Development and Parliamentary Affairs Ali Muhammad Sagar was hospitalized on Friday afternoon, after he complained of chest pain. Sources said that soon after Friday More



  • South Asia

Qadri summoned by Canadian authorities for asylum oath breach

PRESS TRUST OF INDIA

Islamabad, Jan 18: Firebrand cleric Tahir-ul-Qadri, who led a massive protest against the government here, has been summoned by Canadian authorities to explain a violation of the oath he had taken while More



  • GKeducation&career

The menace of tuition centers

Why have tuition centers become centres of nuisance for local residents and female students?

CONCERN

IMRAN MUZAFFAR

In a 20×12 tin shed at Parraypora, a physics teacher is teaching complex equations to around 200 students crammed in one classroom. Outside the ‘classroom’, dozens of youngsters roam around, speeding away More



ADD
Designed Developed and Maintaned By Imobisoft Ltd /Algosol Software Solutions