Congress-led federal government wants to create a new area called Telangana
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Sunday 07 February 2010
West Indies captain Chris Gayle was in optimistic mood ahead of his team's one-day international series against Australia, which begins this morning.
Monday 28 December 2009
A senior Congress leader and governor of a southern Indian state resigned after an alleged sex scandal in another blow to the ruling Congress party which is facing protests over statehood demands there.
Sunday 13 December 2009
A move to create a new state in southern India sparked a violent backlash yesterday, as opponents of the idea burned buses and held strikes.
Friday 06 November 2009
Saturday 10 October 2009
Thursday 03 September 2009
A powerful Indian politician and four other people were killed when their helicopter crashed in the dense jungles of southern India during a pounding rainstorm, the government announced today.
Monday 10 August 2009
Friday 23 January 2009
Economic recovery is at least two years away, British Airways chief executive Willie Walsh said today.
Wednesday 14 January 2009
Indian police searched the offices of PricewaterhouseCoopers, the auditors of the beleaguered outsourcing giant Satyam Computers, as the investigation into the country's largest ever alleged corporate fraud continued yesterday.
Sunday 12 October 2008
Rioters in southern India killed six members of a Muslim family by setting fire to their home after earlier clashes between Hindus and Muslims left four others dead and 15 injured in the same village, officials said today.
Saturday 11 October 2008
Left-arm paceman Zaheer Khan claimed a five-wicket haul, but not before Michael Hussey had steered Australia to a position of strength on the second day of the first Test here. Zaheer picked up three quick wickets shortly after tea as Australia were bowled out for an impressive 430.
Thursday 10 July 2008
To no one's great surprise, Midnight's Children has won the online public vote to pick the 40th-anniversary "Best of the Booker".
Saturday 17 May 2008
Thursday 17 April 2008
The inaugral Indian Premier League competition gets under way when Bangalore Royal Challengers take on Kolkata Knight Riders in Bangalore on 18 April. The eight teams will play each other home and away with the top four heading into the semi-finals before the final on 1 June. Regardless of the controversy the competition has caused, it promises to be a feast of cricket. Here is the full fixture list.
Thursday 17 April 2008
Paul Deacon is set to finish his career with Bradford after agreeing a two-year contract extension.
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