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18 February, 2018 6:19 AM India to play around 30 ODIs in 2018-19 season

In an estimated 63 international games across formats With an eye on next year’s ICC World Cup, the Indian cricket team will play around 30 ODIs in an estimated 63 international games across formats, scheduled for the 2018-19 season. India will also play 12 Tests during the upcoming season along with 21 T20Is. India’s ongoing season (2017-18) will come to an end with the Nidahas 32

18 February, 2018 1:31 AM HC fixes deadline for trial

Case relates to conspiracy to cause explosion at U.S. Consulate in Chennai The Madras High Court has directed a sessions court for exclusive trial of bomb blast cases at Poonamallee near here to complete within six months the trial in a case probed by the National Investigation Agency (NIA) relating to the alleged conspiracy hatched by a group of people 29

17 February, 2018 4:06 PM India's 2018-19 cricket calendar: An estimated 63 internationals matches

New Delhi: With an eye on next year's ICC World Cup, the Indian cricket team will be playing around 30 ODIs in a total of estimated 63 international matches across formats, scheduled for the 2018-19 season. India will also play 12 Test matches during the coming season along with 21 T20 internationals. India's ongoing season (2017-18) will come to an end with the Nidahas 20

14 February, 2018 6:12 PM Price fall puts pepper farmers in a crisis

They want the government to announce a floor price of ₹500 The falling prices of pepper has created a crisis in the farm sector with farmers finding it difficult to engage workers for harvesting. The price of pepper a kg in the local market on Wednesday was ₹380, which was ₹475 a month back. It reached the lowest level of the past six years on Wednesday 27

14 February, 2018 12:20 PM Sri Lanka tea warehouse collapse kills 7

Some people are feared trapped under the debris An old tea warehouse collapsed in Sri Lanka’s capital killing at least seven people on Wednesday, hospital sources said, with some people feared trapped in the rubble. Police said at least 12 people were inside the building, near the R. Premadasa cricket ground, at the time of the collapse. Pushpa Soysa 34

13 February, 2018 3:07 PM Shakib Al Hasan ruled out of first Sri Lanka T20

The star allrounder also missed the recent Test series against Sri Lanka after sustaining the injury during the one-day international tri-series final against the same opponents in January.  Dhaka: Bangladesh captain Shakib Al Hasan has been ruled out of the first Twenty20 international against Sri Lanka after he failed to recover from a finger injury 38

12 February, 2018 7:43 PM Sri Lanka's ex-leader Mahinda Rajapaksa seeks fresh elections after council vote boost

COLOMBO: Former Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa called on Monday for parliament to be dissolved and fresh elections to be held after a party backed by him won local council polls in the strongest rebuff yet to the unity government. The national election is not due until 2020 and under the constitution, President Maithripala Sirisena can bring 45

11 February, 2018 7:31 AM Rajapaksa's party expected to win Sri Lanka local government polls

COLOMBO: Former Sri Lanka President Mahinda Rajapaksa led SLPP is expected to win the local government elections based on the results so far. According to unofficial results from various districts where polls were held yesterday, Rajapaksa's Sri Lanka Podujana Party (SLPP) is expected to win a majority of the 340 councils. There are 24 municipal councils 44

10 February, 2018 5:45 PM ICC hopes to get $100 million tax exemption

The International Cricket Council (ICC), on the basis of projected income, hopes to get a tax exemption of around $100 million for the ICC Champions Trophy in 2021 and the ICC Cricket World Cup in 2023 from the Indian government. It is the prerogative of the BCCI to get the waiver from the government. A top source said: “The BCCI is a party to tax exemption 30

10 February, 2018 4:35 PM Shakib Al Hasan returns in new-look Bangladesh T20 squad against Sri Lanka

All-rounder Shakib Al Hasan returned from injury as Bangladesh on Saturday made wholesale changes in their squad for the two-match Twenty20 international series against Sri Lanka. All-rounder Shakib Al Hasan returned from injury as Bangladesh on Saturday made wholesale changes in their squad for the two-match Twenty20 international series against Sri Lanka 36