Underworld don Ravi Poojary extradited from South Africa, being brought to India by Karnataka police

Monday, February 24th, 2020

New Delhi : Dreaded underworld element Ravi Poojary, operating from overseas, has been extradited to India from South Africa where he was arrested. Poojary, who parted ways with underworld don Chhota Rajan, had jumped bail from Senegal last year and had escaped to South Africa, where he was involved in big-time drug trafficking and extortion. […]

Priyam Garg’s 110 sets up India U19 win over South Africa

Saturday, January 4th, 2020

Durban : Skipper Priyam Garg led from the front with a 103-ball 110 as the India U-19 team outclassed hosts South Africa by 66 runs to make a winning start to the four-nation one-day series here on Friday. Electing to bat, India posted 264 for five with Garg, who has been picked by Rajasthan Royals […]

South African star AB De Villiers announces retirement..!

Wednesday, May 23rd, 2018

South Africa: South African cricketing great AB de Villiers has announced his retirement from all forms of international cricket. The batting maestro and former captain’s decision to walk away from the game will come into effect immediately. In a video posted on Twitter Wednesday evening (AEST), the 34-year-old thanked fans around the world for ongoing support […]

Beautiful and Fearless Actress Deana Uppal to enter Fear Factor

Tuesday, February 18th, 2014

She entered the Big Brother house as a successful beauty queen and aspiring actress, but her jealous housemates were not impressed. But we discover the 24-year-old is far more than just a pretty face and has many hidden talents and a go-getting entrepreneurial spirit. Yes we are talking all about the latest latent in the […]

BBP needs medical facilities to save dying animals

Tuesday, December 24th, 2013

Bangalore: Over 80 animals have died this year at the Bannerghatta Biological Park (BBP). Some of them could have been saved if the park had modern medical facilities. The BBP has been in the news for the death of animals ever since it lost three tigers to salmonella infection in September 2010. It took more […]

First test Fiasco by India from 1st innings leads to defeat

Monday, December 20th, 2010

South Africa: The first Test between touring Team-India and hosts South Africa, ended in a 1-0 victory to the latter here on the morning of 5 day Test. India were all out for 459 runs, losing the match by an innings and 25 runs. Tendulkar remained unbeaten on 111, his historic 50th Test Century. He […]

South Africa in Spotlight – 2010

Tuesday, July 13th, 2010
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Mumbai : When South Africa as a state was under the apartheid reign of a vague white minority that included Dutch and English names, South Africa was a beacon of light in a dark continent that had Congo, Ethiopia and Algeria in it. The whole of Africa was under colonial powers, christianised and anglicized with […]

The Incredible World Cup Football 2010: that lakhs of people enjoyed in S. Africa

Tuesday, July 13th, 2010
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Johannesburg : First of all, South Africa was an unlikely place for World Football matches, although World Cup cricket and IPL – 2 were played there. Then it had Mandela N, who could not attend the opening show but managed  to attend the final game in the simplest manner possible when his home country and […]