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‘Sur Kshetra’ no less than India-Pakistan cricket match: Reshammiya


September 12th, 2012 - 1:56 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 12 (IANS) Composer-singer Himesh Reshammiya has turned mentor for the Indian contestants on music reality show "Sur Kshetra" and compares the excitement with a cricket match between ... Read more...

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Former Pakistani cricketers hail revival of India series (Lead)


July 16th, 2012 - 9:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 16 (IANS) The announcement of revival of sub-continental cricketing ties has not gone down well with former India captain Sunil Gavaskar, who has questioned its timing, but ... Read more...

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Former Pakistani players hail cricket revival with India


July 16th, 2012 - 8:50 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 16 (IANS) The announcement of revived sub-continental cricketing ties might not have down well with former India captain Sunil Gavaskar, but former Pakistani players have given it ... Read more...

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Gavaskar slams India-Pakistan cricket series’ revival


July 16th, 2012 - 8:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 16 (IANS) Former India captain Sunil Gavaskar Monday questioned the timing of the India-Pakistan cricket series and need for reviving cricketing ties between the two countries when ... Read more...

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India-Pakistan cricket ties may resume soon: Pakistani envoy


June 5th, 2012 - 9:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 5 (IANS) In what will be music for the ears of thousands of sub-continental cricket lovers, Pakistani High Commissioner Shahid Malik Tuesday expressed the hope that ... Read more...

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We are open for cricket series against Pakistan: Dhoni


May 31st, 2012 - 10:08 pm ICT by IANS
Gurgaon, May 31 (IANS) India's cricket captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni Thursday said Team India was open to play against arch-rivals Pakistan if the two boards agree to have a bilateral ... Read more...

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71 percent polling in Andhra by-elections (Night Lead)


March 18th, 2012 - 11:15 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, March 18 (IANS) Braving the scorching sun and despite the India-Pakistan cricket match and numerous marriages, 71 percent of 13.82 lakh voters Sunday cast their vote in seven ... Read more...

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Over 65 percent polling in Andhra by-elections (Third Lead)


March 18th, 2012 - 8:27 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, March 18 (IANS) Braving the scorching sun and despite the India-Pakistan cricket match and numerous marriages, over 65 percent of 13.82 lakh voters Sunday cast their vote in ... Read more...

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Manmohan, Gilani meet on sidelines of SAARC


November 10th, 2011 - 12:12 pm ICT by IANS
Addu Atoll (Maldives), Nov 10 (IANS) Amid a shrinking trust deficit but hoping to build on positive progress in bilateral ties, Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh met his Pakistani ... Read more...

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Foreign secretaries meet on agenda for Manmohan-Gilani meeting


November 8th, 2011 - 10:52 pm ICT by IANS
Addu Atoll/New Delhi, Nov 8 (IANS) Ahead of the SAARC summit, the foreign secretaries of India and Pakistan Tuesday met in the picturesque Maldives island of Addu to firm ... Read more...

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PM heads to SAARC summit Wednesday, spotlight on Gilani meeting


November 8th, 2011 - 4:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 8 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh heads Wednesday on a four-day visit to attend the SAARC summit in the Maldives, the Indian Ocean archipelago where he ... Read more...

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Manmohan to visit Pakistan?


July 29th, 2011 - 4:34 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad/New Delhi, July 29 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh has accepted an invitation from his Pakistani counterpart Yousuf Raza Gilani and would be visiting there at "mutually convenient" dates, ... Read more...

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Sincerity needed in Pakistan-India dialogue: Gilani


June 22nd, 2011 - 1:54 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, June 22 (IANS) Pakistani Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani has underlined the need for addressing core issues with sincerity under the resumed dialogue process with India.Talking to a ... Read more...

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Constructive engagement with India vital for good ties: Gilani


April 27th, 2011 - 12:44 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, April 27 (IANS) Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani has said that constructive engagement with India was vital for both countries to move towards the goal of establishing good ... Read more...

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Indian official arrives in Pakistan for trade talks


April 26th, 2011 - 6:41 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, April 26 (IANS) Indian Commerce Secretary Rahul Khullar arrived here Tuesday for talks to boost economic engagement between the two nations, officials said. Khullar will lead the Indian ... Read more...

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Indian intention doubted over electricity sale to Pakistan


April 22nd, 2011 - 1:25 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, April 22 (IANS) India's offer to sell electricity to Pakistan at an affordable rate is "intriguing", said a Pakistani daily, noting that New Delhi is not without its ... Read more...

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Former Pak cricketers urge India, Pak governments to revive cricket ties


April 18th, 2011 - 1:01 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Apr 18(ANI): Former Pakistani cricketers feel an India-Pakistan cricket series is possible at a neutral venue later this year if both governments work out modalities.India had severed cricket links with ... Read more...

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Job well done if ties with Pakistan improve: PM


April 17th, 2011 - 12:44 am ICT by IANS
On board PM's Special Aircraft, April 16 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Saturday said his job would be "well done" if he succeeded in improving the relations between India ... Read more...

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Quirks of fate boost Manmohan’s standing (Comment)


April 2nd, 2011 - 1:33 pm ICT by IANS
Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's decision to invite his counterpart in Pakistan, Yousuf Raza Gilani, to watch the India-Pakistan cricket match in the World Cup semifinal in Chandigarh may prove to ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

PM to watch World Cup final on TV at home


April 1st, 2011 - 8:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 1 (IANS) After watching the pulsating India-Pakistan cricket World Cup semifinal live at Mohali, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh will see the final between India and Sri ... Read more...

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US bats for India-Pakistan cricket diplomacy


April 1st, 2011 - 11:12 am ICT by IANS
Washington, April 1 (IANS) The United States has welcomed Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and his Pakistani counterpart Syed Yousaf Raza Gilani's "promising" cricket diplomacy during Wednesday's Cricket World ... Read more...

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Canadian politicians use India-Pakistan cricket clash to woo voters


March 31st, 2011 - 3:40 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, March 31 (IANS) The high-voltage India-Pakistan semi-final in the ICC World Cricket Cup Wednesday came in handy for Canadian politicians to woo South Asian voters in the campaign for ... Read more...

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Low skill, high pressure at India-Pakistan cricket: Pakistani daily


March 31st, 2011 - 11:58 am ICT by IANS
Islamabad, March 31 (IANS) The India-Pakistan World Cup match "was an affair of low skill and high pressure", a leading Pakistani daily said, blaming its batsmen for "rash stroke ... Read more...

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Gilani, Manmohan talk peace amid cricket — to heal wounds


March 31st, 2011 - 1:46 am ICT by IANS
Mohali, March 31 (IANS) Prime Ministers Manmohan Singh and Yousuf Raza Gilani chose an explosive India-Pakistan cricket clash here Wednesday to discuss the prospects of healing wounds and restoring ... Read more...

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India-Pakistan cricket bonhomie in the heart of East Africa


March 30th, 2011 - 6:52 pm ICT by IANS
Dar es Salaam, March 30 (IANS) When Indians and Pakistanis get together, they talk and enjoy cricket wherever they may be. Thousands of miles away from Mohali, in this ... Read more...

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Himachal offers discount to Pakistani guests


March 30th, 2011 - 6:46 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, March 30 (IANS) As a goodwill gesture, Himachal Pradesh Wednesday invited the Pakistani guests to visit the hills after the India-Pakistan cricket World cup semifinal match in Mohali.The state ... Read more...

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No power cuts in Madhya Pradesh during India-Pakistan match


March 30th, 2011 - 6:40 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, March 30 (IANS) The Madhya Pradesh government has gone all out to ensure that people enjoy the India-Pakistan cricket semifinal clash in Mohali without a hitch - no ... Read more...

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Mumbai halts to watch India-Pakistan cricket clash


March 30th, 2011 - 5:27 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 30 (IANS) Mumbai and other Maharashtra cities called it an early day Wednesday to watch the "mother of all cricket matches", the World Cup semifinal between India and ... Read more...

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Experts express surprise, praise for India-Pakistan cricket diplomacy


March 30th, 2011 - 12:27 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar. 30 (ANI): Experts and analysts on South Asia have expressed both surprise and praise for Indian Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh's initiative to invite his Pakistani counterpart Yousuf ... Read more...

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Mohali match: Dhaka daily blames Indian mission for visa delay


March 30th, 2011 - 12:25 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, March 30 (IANS) A prominent daily newspaper here has blamed the Indian High Commission for the "inexplicable delay" in issuing visas for the India-Pakistan World Cup semifinal at ... Read more...

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Clear skies in Mohali after thunderstorm


March 30th, 2011 - 10:21 am ICT by IANS
Mohali, March 30 (IANS) Ahead of the crucial India-Pakistan cricket World Cup semi-final, the skies cleared up Wednesday morning after a thunderstorm followed by light rain in Mohali and ... Read more...

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Light rain in Mohali ahead of India-Pakistan match


March 30th, 2011 - 12:12 am ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, March 29 (IANS) Just hours before the start of the crucial India-Pakistan cricket World Cup semifinal, light rain lashed Chandigarh and nearby Mohali late Tuesday evening.The showers were accompanied ... Read more...

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Goa legislators to leave early, watch cricket


March 29th, 2011 - 11:36 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, March 29 (IANS) The Goa assembly Tuesday unanimously resolved to end its proceedings early on Wednesday so that the legislators could watch the India-Pakistan cricket World Cup semifinals. The ... Read more...

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India Inc. bowled over by Mohali match


March 29th, 2011 - 11:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 29 (IANS) As India-Pakistan cricket fever grips the country, corporates are gearing up to cheer team India during the World Cup semifinal Wednesday, with leading industry associations ... Read more...

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Ahead of Mohali, India and Pakistan agree to promote peace (Roundup)


March 29th, 2011 - 7:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 29 (IANS) A day before their prime ministers meet on the margins of an explosive India-Pakistan cricket clash, South Asia's two most bitter rivals Tuesday took ... Read more...

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