Another girl sexually assaulted in school in Bangalore

In yet another shocking incident, a six-year-old girl was allegedly sexually assaulted in a private school here in the fourth such case in as many months.

Pankaj Advani enters World Billiards quarters
Pankaj Advani enters World Billiards quarters

Ace Indian cueist Pankaj Advani continued to surge ahead in the World Billiards Championship (time format), making a smooth entry into the quarter-finals after humbling compatriot Alok Kumar, here on Tuesday.

Pankaj Advani enters Indian Open snooker qualifiers knockout
Pankaj Advani enters Indian Open snooker qualifiers knockout

Ace Indian cueist Pankaj Advani once again mesmerised the green baize to top the league round and enter the knockout phase of the Indian Open snooker qualifier, here on Wednesday.

India `B` win World Billiards Team Championships title

India`s `B` team defeated its `A` side 5-4 in an all-Indian final to clinch the inaugural World Team Billiards Championships title here.

All-India show in World Billiards Team Championships final

It turned out to be an all-India affair in the inaugural World Billiards Team Championship final after the two Indian teams demolished their respective opponents in the four-day event here on Thursday.

Indian cueists look to conquer World Billiards Team Championship

Having displayed their individual brilliance on the green baize, the Indian cueists are now ready to deliver as a team in the inaugural IBSF World Billiards Team Championship, which commences in Glasgow Monday.

Sourav Kothari looking forward to bond as a team with Alok Kumar

Sourav Kothari is now looking forward to team bonding with Alok Kumar against whom he won the title bouts to win the national and Asian titles.

Robbers stab driver, take away car from outside Delhi mall

Three armed assailants stabbed a chartered accountant`s driver and robbed his car outside a mall in South Delhi`s posh Vasant Kunj area here, police said on Saturday.

Mehta`s World Games gold, Indian Open high point for cuesport

Snooker stars from around the world descending on the capital to battle it out in the first ever Indian Open provided the watershed moment for Indian cuesport as the country`s players rounded off a successful year with titles coming their way at the international level.

Indian challenge ends in World Billiards

It was a case of so near yet so far as the two veteran Indian cueists, Alok Kumar and Ashok Shandilya, fell just before the last hurdle in the World Billiards Championship, here.

Billiards: Alok, Shandilya enter semis

National champion Alok Kumar and fellow-Indian Ashok Shandilya entered the points format semi-finals of the World professional billiards championship on Tuesday with contrasting victories.

Causier drubs Alok for title

England’s David Causier outplayed Alok Kumar from India 6-1 in the final of the 150-up format competition in the world professional billiards championship here Friday.

Silverware for Indian team in Asian Snooker Championship

Before the Indian trio of Brijesh Damani, Alok Kumar and Manan Chandra had set foot in the Qatari capital for the inaugural Asian Team Snooker Championship, they had made a promise to themselves that nothing short of silverware would suffice.

India win inaugural Asian Team Snooker Championship

The Indian team, consisting of Manan Chandra, Brijesh Damani and Alok Kumar, clinched the inaugural Asian Team Snooker Championships after blanking Iran 3-0 in the title clash in Doha, Qatar.

Four Indians in quarterfinals of Asian Billiards Championship

Four Indian cueists booked quarterfinal berths in the 12th ONGC Asian Billiards Championship after the completion of round-robin stage here on Thursday.

Alok enters knockout quarterfinal stage in Asian Billiards

Former Asian champion Alok Kumar booked a berth in the knockout quarterfinal stage on the second day of the 12th Asian English Billiards Championships here on Tuesday.

DIG accused of making Rs 10 cr extortion demand removed

Bihar government removed a Deputy Inspector General of Police after finding some evidence against him in connection with a liquor merchant`s allegation that he tried to extort Rs 10 crore from him.

Bihar probes DIG for demanding money from liquor mafia

Bihar government Sunday began a probe against Deputy Inspector General (DIG) of Saran Alok Kumar for allegedly demanding Rs.10 crore from a liquor mafia, a police official said.

Cue sports high point in 2011: Alok`s Asian Billiards title

Seasoned campaigner Alok Kumar was the cynosure of all eyes with his Asian Billiards title but overall it was an average year for Indian cue sports as success eluded the country at the major international events.

Nine Indians make it to World Billiards pre-quarters

Pankaj Advani and Alok Kumar led the charge as nine Indian cueists reached the pre-quarterfinals.