HotSpot absent but India still proceed with DRS trial-run for Test series against England

HotSpot absent but India still proceed with DRS trial-run for Test series against England

It takes up to 6 months to manufacture, test and deliver the Hotspot cameras.

Oct 29, 2016, 17:36 PM IST
Mandawa: Rajasthan town turns hotspot for Bollywood filmmakers

Mandawa: Rajasthan town turns hotspot for Bollywood filmmakers

 Away from fancy foreign locales, this small but culturally rich town in Rajasthan is attracting Bollywood filmmakers with its rustic essence, quaint surroundings, havelis exuding old-world charm and intriguing maze-like bylanes. For Salman Khan's "Bajrangi Bhaijaan", parts of Mandawa were used to give a 'look' of Pakistan.

Jul 18, 2015, 13:27 PM IST

Ukraine names Georgia's Saakashvili as governor of Black Sea hotspot

Ukraine`s Petro Poroshenko has appointed former Georgian President Mikheil Saakashvili to be governor of Ukraine`s southern Odessa region, in a surprise move that is certain to raise hackles in Moscow.

May 31, 2015, 23:20 PM IST
Accept DRS or suffer, current and former players to BCCI

Accept DRS or suffer, current and former players to BCCI

With close decisions going against India of late, current and former cricketers feel it is high time the BCCI give its nod to the contentious Decision Review System as refusal to accept technology is hurting the team badly.

Dec 21, 2014, 11:59 AM IST

BCCI to discuss HotSpot at ICC meet in Dubai

BCCI interim chief Jagmohan Dalmiya today said the Board would discuss Warren Brennan`s observation on HotSpot technology at the ICC`s chief executive`s meeting on September 16 and 17.

Sep 14, 2013, 22:53 PM IST

Hotspot inventors want covering removed from bats

The inventors of cricket`s `Hotspot` technology have called for all protective covering to be removed from bats in order for the system to work properly.

Aug 10, 2013, 17:58 PM IST

World`s five hotspots of biodiversity

Here are five of the world`s highest biodiversity ecologies still over 70 percent intact as identified by the Conservation International.

Mar 03, 2012, 17:04 PM IST

Broad too has his doubts about Decision Review System

England all-rounder Stuart Broad appears to share the opinion of most Indian cricketers that the Decision Review System (DRS) requires reworking and improvement to be more effective and acceptable in international matches.

Feb 09, 2012, 15:19 PM IST

Five US urban counties lead terror hot spots list

Nearly a third of all terrorist attacks on American soil from 1970 to 2008 occurred in just five metropolitan US counties.

Feb 07, 2012, 16:20 PM IST

MLB to test cricket ‘Hot Spot’ system to improve umpiring

The short-sightedness of Indian cricket administrators could be a bonus for fans of Major League Baseball.

Oct 13, 2011, 11:32 AM IST

`Landlocked North-east a hotspot of trafficking`

The North East Region is a hot spot of human trafficking landlocked by international borders coupled with ethnic violence and armed conflict in the area, said Assam State Commission for Women chairperson Mridula Saharia Friday.

Jul 15, 2011, 20:08 PM IST

Technology is not the aid it is claimed to be: Harper

Former umpire Daryl Harper believes technology is "not the aid it is claimed to be" for on-field officials in international cricket.

Jul 15, 2011, 00:00 AM IST

BCCI gives ‘conditional nod’ to DRS

The BCCI has given a ‘conditional nod’ to the controversial Decision Review System (DRS).

Jun 27, 2011, 00:00 AM IST

Bihar hotspot of child marriage

Bihar is one of the hotspots of child
marriage in the country and on an average marriages of 67 per
cent of girls below 18 years of age are solemnised every year,
state Minister for Social Welfare Damodar Rawat said.

Aug 04, 2010, 21:30 PM IST