India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday June 18, 2016
Former BJP lawmaker Chetan Chauhan, who had played Test cricket for India, has been appointed as the chairman of the prestigious National Institute of Fashion Technology, prompting sharp reaction from the Aam Aadmi Party.
Press Trust of India | Tuesday June 14, 2016
Sachin Tendulkar has released a large amount to fund the reconstruction of a 51-year-old neglected school about 100 kms away from Kolkata
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday May 29, 2016
A group of children playing cricket in the grounds of a Police Training School in Moradabad were detained for five hours at a police station on orders of a senior officer.
Press Trust of India | Monday April 25, 2016
The 2016 Indian Premier League continues to be in the news after a class 12 student was arrested along with several businessmen for betting in the Delhi Daredevils vs Mumbai Indians match as well as the Sunrisers Hyderabad versus Kings XI Punjab match.
Press Trust of India | Monday February 22, 2016
Kapil Dev has praised the rise of cricket among the youth in India, calling it a career option and said that talent should be encouraged from school level.
Friday January 15, 2016
Those who had known him from his National School of Drama days recalled Mr Vivek as a 'very fine actor.' Actor Aamir Khan, who led the Lagaan cricket team to victory, paid tribute to the actor on Facebook.
NDTVSports | Tuesday January 5, 2016
Pranav Dhanawade smashed 1009 not out off 323 balls against Arya Gurukul School in the H.T. Bhandari Cup inter-school cricket tournament.
AnuragDwary | Tuesday January 5, 2016
Pranav Dhanawade, son of a Kalyan auto-rickshaw driver, hit 1009 not out off 323 balls with 129 fours and 59 sixes. He surpassed former England batsman Arthur Collins' score of 628 not out in 1899. Brian Lara's 501 not out is the highest first-class score.
Press Trust of India | Sunday November 22, 2015
The decision on the price of tickets was taken by the Delhi and District Cricket Association's executive committee, on the instructions of Court Appointed Observer Justice (Retd) Mukul Mudgal
SoumitraBose | Friday November 6, 2015
Shikhar Dhawan's dismissal on Day 2 of the India versus South Africa Test in Mohali gave enough ammunition to Sunil Gavaskar to defend Mumbai's school of cricket that always subscribed to copybook batting.
Press Trust of India | Monday October 12, 2015
Sachin Tendulkar, a goodwill ambassador for the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF), was promoting the "wash in school" drive aimed at bringing down the death toll from poor sanitation.
Press Trust of India | Sunday October 11, 2015
Kagiso Rabada says when he was in school he used to see the prowess with which Mahendra Singh Dhoni finishes the match. So, the South AFrica bowler felt nervous.
Pune News | Reported by Nikita Niraj Arora; Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Tuesday August 11, 2015
At an apartment building in Maharashtra's Pune, residents feel shock - and guilt - as they remember a boy who had looked miserable in the past few months. The boy, Chaitainya, was allegedly beaten to death with a cricket bat by his own mother, Rakhi Balpande.
NDTVSports | Wednesday July 22, 2015
Sarfaraz Khan dazzled with his performances in the 2015 Indian Premier League for Royal Challengers Bangalore and has host of records in school cricket to his name.
KaushikDasgupta | Wednesday May 27, 2015
Rohit Sharma cut his cricketing teeth in Mumbai's maidans and if talent were the only yardstick to judge a batsman, he is arguably way ahead of some of his peers, including the far more successful Virat Kohli and Ajinkya Rahane.
Blog | Rica Roy | Tuesday May 26, 2015
On a blisteringly hot, sultry Sunday morning in April, just when rural Bengal heaved a huge sigh of relief at the just concluded municipal polls, bigger news arrived.
SoumitraBose | Friday April 17, 2015
Sachin Tendulkar and Vinod Kambli are fondly remembered for their world record partnership for their school in 1988. Their relationship declined over the years due to different lifestyles.
Wednesday April 8, 2015
"I played school cricket. But I don't think I have a god's gift kind of natural genius that my father had or all our players have," said Saif
JaideepChakrabarty | Saturday April 4, 2015
Indian Premier League is India's domestic T20 tournament but the Australians have used the glitzy T20 tournament the best. Every year, they send over their best youngsters and let them experience their biggest fear - the subcontinent.
Press Trust of India | Tuesday March 31, 2015
Mahela Jayawardene, who retired from ODIs after the World Cup, was one of the finest batsmen to come through the highly competitive school cricket set up.
AgenceFrance-Presse | Saturday March 14, 2015
Brian Lara received a batch of welcome letters from a young boy in Central Otago. Lara is in New Zealand as a celebrity guest at New Zealand Open golf tournament
NDTVSports | Tuesday March 3, 2015
Nearly 50 young school girls waited for an hour to greet newly-elected BCCI president Jagmohan Dalmiya but the reception party was hijacked by overenthusiastic Cricket Association of Bengal officials.
Indo-AsianNews Service | Saturday February 7, 2015
Shane Warne's son Jackson claimed four wickets in five balls during a school match.
Press Trust of India | Saturday January 17, 2015
Misbah-ul-Haq said the courage of the children would serve as a motivating factor for the team to try to win the World Cup. Terrorists stormed the Army Public School on December 16 killing at least 135 school children while scores were injured.
Press Trust of India | Saturday January 17, 2015
Captain Misbah-ul-Haq, Shahid Afridi, Ahmed Shehzad, Yasir Shah, Mohammad Irfan, Ehsan Adil, Umar Akmal visited the school and then the hospital where the children, who were injured in the deadly attack, are under treatment.
AgenceFrance-Presse | Wednesday December 31, 2014
Younis Khan visited the army school in Peshawar where Taliban gunmen slaughtered 150 people on December 16, the vast majority of them children, where he met officials and some of the students to deliver kits and financial donation from the New Zealand cricket team.
Mid-Day.com | Thursday December 18, 2014
Taliban attacked an army run school in Peshawar leaving over 100 children dead in a tragic incident that has shocked the world including Sachin Tendulkar.
Indo-AsianNews Service | Wednesday December 17, 2014
The Pakistani Taliban attacked the Army Public School on Tuesday, which resulted in at least 141 deaths, mostly of students.
NDTVSports | Wednesday December 17, 2014
Pakistan take on New Zealand in the 4th ODI on Wednesday, a day after more than 130 students and nine staff members died on Tuesday when Taliban gunmen broke into a school and opened fire.
World News | Press Trust of India | Saturday December 13, 2014
A 32-year-old Indian died of heart attack while playing cricket at a school ground here on his wedding anniversary.