Funeral for ex-All Black Jerry Collins in Wellington
Funeral for ex-All Black Jerry Collins in Wellington

Rugby great Jonah Lomu paid tribute to Jerry Collins` last act of heroism Wednesday as thousands mourned the former New Zealand flanker who was killed in a car crash in France.

Slain Indian's widow testifies in New Zealand court

 The widow of a slain Indian-origin store owner has testified in a court in New Zealand, detailing her desperate attempt to save her husband from the attackers, media reported.

Kargil war veteran Birender Singh Dhanoa takes over as new Vice Chief of IAF

Air Marshal Birender Singh Dhanoa, a Kargil war veteran, on Monday took over as the Vice Chief of the Indian Air Force.

Prince Harry talks rugby, presses noses in New Zealand

Britain's Prince Harry arrived in New Zealand on Saturday for a weeklong visit and was soon talking about the country's prowess in rugby, pressing noses with indigenous Maori leaders, and laughing off marriage proposals.

6.0-magnitude quake hits New Zealand

 An earthquake measuring six on the Richter scale hit New Zealand`s South Island on Monday.

Moderate earthquake rattles New Zealand capital

A moderate 4.7-magnitude earthquake hit the New Zealand capital Wellington on Thursday, the US Geological Survey reported, rattling office blocks but causing no apparent damage.

Funds raised to send drowned Indian's body back from New Zealand

The body of a 26-year-old Indian student in New Zealand who drowned in the sea will now be sent back with help of public donations worth USD 23,000 after his family in India could not afford to pay for funeral and transport costs.

ICC World Cup: Looking forward to quarterfinal against Kiwis, says Jason Holder
ICC World Cup: Looking forward to quarterfinal against Kiwis, says Jason Holder

Following their cricket World Cup Pool B game win over the United Arab Emirates (UAE) on Sunday, West Indies skipper Jason Holder is looking forward to their quarterfinal clash against New Zealand on March 21.

ICC World Cup 2015: West Indies target New Zealand batting in likely showdown
ICC World Cup 2015: West Indies target New Zealand batting in likely showdown

West Indies captain Jason Holder praised his team`s effort in the do-or-die clash against United Arab Emirates on Sunday and will next look to target the batting of likely World Cup quarter-final opponents New Zealand in Wellington next week.

Mohammad Mahmudullah key for Bangladesh in last-eight, says Shakib Al Hasan
Mohammad Mahmudullah key for Bangladesh in last-eight, says Shakib Al Hasan

Bangladesh captain Shakib Al Hasan believes in-form batsman Mohammad Mahmudullah could hold the key to a shock World Cup quarter-final win over defending champions India.

New Zealand spying on South Pacific allies: Reports

New Zealand is conducting mass spying on its South Pacific neighbours then passing the information to a US-led intelligence alliance, media reports citing leaked documents said on Thursday.

ICC World Cup: Rangana Herath splits skin of spinning finger
ICC World Cup: Rangana Herath splits skin of spinning finger

Sri Lanka's left-arm spinner Rangana Herath split the skin on the inside of his spinning finger during their World Cup Pool A encounter against England at the Westpac stadium here on Sunday.

ICC World Cup: `No remorse` Suranga Lakmal fined for bowling beamers
ICC World Cup: `No remorse` Suranga Lakmal fined for bowling beamers

Sri Lanka fast bowler Suranga Lakmal was fined Sunday for firing two successive beamers at England`s Jos Buttler, an action for which he showed "no remorse", the International Cricket Council said.

ICC Cricket WC 2015: Sri Lanka vs England - As it happened...
ICC Cricket WC 2015: Sri Lanka vs England - As it happened...

Welcome to our live cricket blog for this Pool A clash between England vs Sri Lanka in Wellington. Follow live score and all the latest updates here

England`s one-day faults exposed at World Cup
England`s one-day faults exposed at World Cup

England great Ian Botham, after seeing New Zealand thrash Eoin Morgan`s men by eight wickets in their World Cup pool clash at Wellington, was clear.

New Zealand vs England: Eoin Morgan not embarrassed by rout
New Zealand vs England: Eoin Morgan not embarrassed by rout

Under-fire England captain Eoin Morgan said his side was "disappointed" rather than "embarrassed" by New Zealand during an eight-wicket World Cup thumping in Wellington on Friday.

Cricket World Cup: Beige Brigade outsmart footsore Barmy Army
Cricket World Cup: Beige Brigade outsmart footsore Barmy Army

Hundreds of Barmy Army fans from England came face to face with the home Beige Brigade in the high-profile England-New Zealand clash in Wellington on Friday.

No need for panic, says England captain Eoin Morgan
No need for panic, says England captain Eoin Morgan

The England captain Eoin Morgan insisted there was no reason to panic even after his team suffered a second humiliating loss at the World Cup on Friday.

Wellington mayor in `Eoin Rogers` England gaffe

Eoin Morgan`s form has deserted him and now so has his name after the England captain was introduced as `Eoin Rogers` by the mayor of Wellington.