Omar thanks UP for withdrawing students` sedition case

Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah Friday thanked his counterpart in Uttar Pradesh for withdrawing sedition charges against 67 Kashmiri students who were celebrating Pakistan cricket team`s victory over India.

UP govt withdraws sedition charges slapped against Kashmiri students

Sedition charges slapped on Kashmiri students in Meerut by Uttar Pradesh Government for allegedly cheering the Pakistani cricket team`s win against India, were dropped evening after voices for the withdrawal of charges grew.

Six arrested for betting on Asia Cup opener

Six people have been arrested here for allegedly betting on the opening match of the Asia Cup, police said.

Bomb hidden in radio kills Pakistani soldier, son

The soldier and his son were listening to the Asia Cup cricket final between Pakistan and Bangladesh when the bomb went off.

Dhoni gifts a ‘win souvenir’ to Akshay

Joy knew no bound when Akshay Kumar got a rare gift from Mahendra Singh Dhoni recently after India won a thrilling match against Pakistan at Mirpur, Bangladesh.

Qatar restore pride with China victory

Yusef Ahmed fired a brace to help restore Qatar`s pride and their hopes of reaching the Asian Cup knockout rounds in an entertaining 2-0 victory over China on Wednesday.

Iraq taps German Sidka as coach ahead of Asia Cup

German coach Wolfgang Sidka has been signed on as manager of the Iraqi national football team ahead of its defence of its 2007 Asia Cup championship in Qatar next year.

India seek to clinch first Asia Cup in 15 years

India will aim to end a 15-year-old jinx when they take on familiar foes Sri Lanka in the final of the Asia Cup on Thursday.

Injury rules Sehwag out of Asia Cup

Team India received a huge blow as opener Virender Sehwag was ruled out of the ongoing Asia Cup.

Indian eves lose to China in Asia Cup final

The valiant Indian women hockey team had to be satisfied with the silver medal after they went down 3-5 to formidable China in an action-packed final of the seventh Asia Cup.