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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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India-Pakistan match, marriages cast shadow on Andhra bypolls


March 18th, 2012 - 4:18 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, March 18 (IANS) With a large number of marriages and the India-Pakistan Asian Cup cricket match casting a shadow on Sunday's bypolls to seven Andhra assembly seats, poll authorities ... Read more...

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Sunday Times allegations are false: Nupur


March 12th, 2012 - 9:44 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 12 (IANS) Little known Bollywood actress Nupur Mehta Monday rubbished allegations of her involvement with match-fixing and her role in luring cricketers into throwing games.The Sunday Times claimed ... Read more...

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Gambhir lashes out at Afridi


July 16th, 2011 - 7:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 16 (IANS) India's opening batsman Gautam Gambhir lashed out at former Pakistan captain Shahid Afridi, who said that Indians are not large-hearted like the Pakistanis.Afridi's comments ... Read more...

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India-Pak WC semi-final on espnstar.com breaks Indian online streaming record


April 16th, 2011 - 12:43 am ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Apr 15(ANI-Business Wire India): The live streaming of the India-Pakistan World Cup semi-final on espnstar.com shattered India's previous online streaming record for events delivered by Akamai Technologies.The live streaming ... Read more...

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India’s World Cup victory breaks Amitabh’s superstition


April 4th, 2011 - 1:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 4 (IANS) Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan's belief that India loses a cricket match whenever he watches has finally been broken, thanks to the World Cup final ... Read more...

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Gilani congratulates Manmohan on India’s World Cup win


April 3rd, 2011 - 12:39 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, April 3 (IANS) Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani has congratulated Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on India winning the cricket World Cup final and expressed hope that the ... Read more...

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India’s tech city logs out for Mumbai final (Lead)


April 2nd, 2011 - 11:11 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, April 2 (IANS) As the World Cup cricket final between India and Sri Lanka cruised for an exciting finish in Mumbai late Saturday, India's tech city logged out within ... Read more...

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Match screening allowed, Lucknow fans throng theatres


April 2nd, 2011 - 12:44 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, April 2 (IANS) Cricket fans here thronged theatres Saturday to watch the India-Sri Lanka final, elated that the authorities had given their nod now after having refused permission to ... Read more...

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Now, watch India-Sri Lanka final in multiplexes


April 1st, 2011 - 4:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 1 (IANS) Want to watch the cricket World Cup final on a big screen with family, friends and refreshments? The owners of multiplex chains across the country ... Read more...

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11 cakes cut - one for every Indian player


April 1st, 2011 - 4:31 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, April 1 (IANS) Fans here cut 11 cakes - one for every Indian player - Friday to wish good luck to the team in the World Cup final against ... Read more...

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67.3 mn watched India-Pakistan match: Rating agency


March 31st, 2011 - 5:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 31 (IANS) The India-Pakistan World Cup semifinal got the maximum viewership rating with 67.3 million people staying glued to their television sets in the country to enjoy ... Read more...

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What was Bollywood doing when India-Pakistan match was on? (Lead)


March 30th, 2011 - 11:29 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 30 (IANS) As people escaped offices and cancelled appointments to be glued in front of their TV sets to witness the high-voltage India-Pakistan World Cup semifinal clash, ... Read more...

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India-Pakistan match bouncer for Metro ridership


March 30th, 2011 - 11:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 30 (IANS) The Delhi Metro ridership of fell considerably Wednesday as India and Pakistan clashed in the second semifinal of World Cup 2011.According to Delhi Metro Rail ... Read more...

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Omar Abdullah turns commentator for India-Pakistan match


March 30th, 2011 - 9:19 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, March 30 (IANS) Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah literally turned commentator Wednesday as he flooded Twitter with his ball to ball analysis of India-Pakistan World Cup ... Read more...

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India-Pakistan match halts Bengal poll campaign


March 30th, 2011 - 8:59 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, March 30 (IANS) As the excitement soared across the country over the high-voltage India-Pakistan World Cup semifinal clash Wednesday, politicians in poll-bound West Bengal too wrapped up campaigning ... Read more...

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It’s cricket watching time in Shillong too


March 30th, 2011 - 7:07 pm ICT by IANS
Shillong, March 30 (IANS) The India-Pakistan match has almost everyone in Shillong, including Meghalaya Chief Minister Mukul Sangma, glued to their television sets.Sangma watched the high octane India-Pakistan World ... 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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Questions from Pakistanis - and a prayer of my own (An Indian in Lahore)


March 30th, 2011 - 6:07 pm ICT by IANS
Lahore, March 30 (IANS) With much anticipation I landed in Lahore and my first encounter with the India-Pakistan match frenzy was at the immigration counter. Gul Ahmad, a guard, ... Read more...

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Where are all ministers, asks Pakistan Senate chairman


March 30th, 2011 - 5:59 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, March 30 (IANS) As ministers were absent, the Pakistan Senate chairman Wednesday wondered if all the ministers had gone to see the India-Pakistan match at Mohali.When told ... Read more...

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CPI welcomes PM’s initiative to hold talks with Gilani at Mohali


March 30th, 2011 - 5:40 pm ICT by ANI
Thiruvananthapuram, Mar 30 (ANI): Communist Party of India (CPI) General Secretary A B Bardhan on Wednesday welcomed Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh's initiative to hold talks with his Pakistani counterpart Yousuf ... Read more...

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Lucknow streets deserted on India-Pakistan match day


March 30th, 2011 - 5:35 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, March 30 (IANS) Several localities here wore a deserted look Wednesday as people preferred to stay indoors and watch India play Pakistan at the cricket World Cup semifinals.Vehicles virtually ... Read more...

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Empty offices and full restaurants, it’s midweek Sunday in Lahore


March 30th, 2011 - 5:00 pm ICT by IANS
Lahore, March 30 (IANS) It was all play and no work here Wednesday as cricket-crazy residents of Lahore, the capital of Punjab province that is the Pakistani city closest ... Read more...

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On or off shoot, Bollywood celebs catch India-Pakistan match


March 30th, 2011 - 4:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 30 (IANS) Bollywood stars like Shah Rukh Khan, Arjun Rampal and Hrithik Roshan are not leaving anything to chance to catch the India-Pakistan World Cup semifinal ... Read more...

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Pak PM Gilani arrives in Mohali


March 30th, 2011 - 2:16 pm ICT by ANI
Mohali, Mar 30 (ANI): Pakistan Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani, along with a 45-member delegation, arrived in Mohali to watch the World Cup semi-final clash between India and Pakistan.He was received ... Read more...

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Agnivesh raps Manmohan Singh for inviting Pak PM to watch WC semi final


March 30th, 2011 - 12:58 pm ICT by ANI
Raipur, Mar 30 (ANI): Maoist sympathiser Swami Agnivesh has criticised Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh for inviting his Pakistani counterpart Yousuf Raza Gilani in Mohali to witness the World Cup semi ... 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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India-Pakistan match venue turns into fortress


March 29th, 2011 - 11:30 pm ICT by IANS
Mohali/Chandigarh, March 29 (IANS) With nearly 4,000 security personnel, over 150 CCTV cameras and helicopters keeping an eye, the venue of Wednesday's cricket World Cup semifinal between India and ... Read more...

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60 percent to miss office for India-Pakistan match: Survey


March 29th, 2011 - 8:26 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 29 (IANS) Six out 10 people in India Inc. will give office a miss when India takes on Pakistan in the World Cup semifinal in Mohali Wednesday, ... Read more...

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Frenzy grips Chandigarh ahead of India-Pakistan match


March 29th, 2011 - 5:49 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, March 29 (IANS) When Mohali was selected to host a World Cup semifinal, this city may not have bargained for the hysteria it would generate. Ahead of the ... Read more...

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Bihar cricket fans tune in to rusty radios


March 29th, 2011 - 2:44 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, March 29 (IANS) In power-starved Bihar, thousands of cricket fans are not taking any chances. They are turning to their rusty transistors for succour just in case electricity outages ... Read more...

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Kashmir cautious ahead of India-Pakistan match


March 29th, 2011 - 2:17 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, March 29 (IANS) A day ahead of the World Cup semifinal clash between India and Pakistan in Mohali, authorities here are worried about the impact of the match on ... Read more...

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Gilani to stay at Chandigarh hotel hosting both teams (Lead)


March 28th, 2011 - 11:21 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, March 28 (IANS) Pakistan Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani will stay at the presidential suite at the luxury Taj Hotel, which is also hosting the Indian and Pakistani ... Read more...

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Frenzy over India-Pakistan match: Big B


March 28th, 2011 - 8:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 28 (IANS) Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan is keen to watch Wednesday's India-Pakistan World Cup semi-final, which he says has caused "unbelievable frenzy"."Pakistan is our neighbor. How ... Read more...

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Euphoric in Lahore for India-Pakistan match


March 28th, 2011 - 6:32 pm ICT by IANS
Lahore, March 28 (IANS) As I removed my shoes to enter Badshahi Mosque in the old city here, our guide Bilal Ahmad asked in excitement: "Are you ready for ... Read more...

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