Prohibitory orders in Chandigarh, Panchkula, Mohali

Authorities have imposed prohibitory orders in Chandigarh, Panchkula and Mohali to maintain law and order and restrict the movement of the followers of controversial self-styled godman Rampal who have been thwarting police efforts to arrest him.

Punjabi singer booked for gang-raping, making MMS of actress

Punjabi singer Jarnail Singh alias Jelly and three others have been booked by the police for abduction, assault and gang-rape of an actress.

Duleep Trophy: Mahesh Rawat scores century for Central on last day of match
Duleep Trophy: Mahesh Rawat scores century for Central on last day of match

Mahesh Rawat scored a century and combined well with lower-order batsmen to pile on the misery of the North Zone bowlers as Central Zone's Duleep Trophy semifinal ended in a draw here on Saturday.

CLT20: Barbados Tridents vs Hobart Hurricanes - Preview
CLT20: Barbados Tridents vs Hobart Hurricanes - Preview

Hobart Hurricanes will start as favourites when they take on the winless Barbados Tridents in a Group B encounter of the Oppo Champions League Twenty20 here on Sunday.

CLT20 2014: Cape Cobras vs Kings XI Punjab - Preview
CLT20 2014: Cape Cobras vs Kings XI Punjab - Preview

On a roll after making the semifinals, Kings XI Punjab would aim to keep the winning run going when they take on South Africa's Cape Cobras in a Group B encounter of the Oppo Champions League here on Sunday.

Want to go into knockouts with four wins: KXIP coach R Sridhar
Want to go into knockouts with four wins: KXIP coach R Sridhar

They have made the semifinals but Kings XI Punjab will not take things easy when they take on Cape Cobras in a Group B encounter here on Sunday, the team's coach R Sridhar has asserted.

CLT20: Kings XI Punjab start favourites against Northern Knights
CLT20: Kings XI Punjab start favourites against Northern Knights

Their confidence on a high following back-to-back wins, Kings XI Punjab would definitely start as overwhelming favourites against Northern Knights in a Group B match of the Oppo Champions League T20, here on Friday.

Lucky we ended up on the winning side: Mitchell Marsh
Lucky we ended up on the winning side: Mitchell Marsh

Having pulled off an improbable win by hitting two successive sixes off the last two deliveries, Perth Scorchers' Mitchell Marsh today said that his team was lucky to be on the winning side as they defeated Dolphins in a league encounter of Champions League Twenty20 here.

J&K's home matches in Ranji Trophy shifted to Mohali
J&K's home matches in Ranji Trophy shifted to Mohali

The BCCI has decided to shift Jammu and Kashmir's Ranji Trophy home matches to Mohali, following the devastating floods that hit the state which has left the two cricket grounds in deplorable condition.

CLT20 2014: Mitchell Marsh seals it for Perth Scorchers in thrilling finish
CLT20 2014: Mitchell Marsh seals it for Perth Scorchers in thrilling finish

The immensely talented Mitchell Marsh hit successive sixes off the last two deliveries as Perth Scorchers from Australia beat South Africa's Dolphins by six wickets in a group league match of the Champions League T20, here Saturday.

CLT20 tickets to be available on its official website
CLT20 tickets to be available on its official website

Tickets for the group stage matches of this year's Champions League Twenty20 to be played at Mohali, Bangalore and Hyderabad, will be available on www.Clt20.Com, the organisers said Wednesday.

World Kabaddi League shifts finale from Mohali to Lahore, cancels Mumbai leg

Trying hard to make an impression in its inaugural season itself, the Wave World Kabaddi League has shifted its grand finale from Mohali to Lahore but has cancelled its Mumbai leg fearing political controversies due to the presence of a Pakistan-based team on the roster.

Unscrupulous builders should not be spared: NCDRC

The apex consumer commission has dismissed an appeal filed by a real estate developer against a direction to pay nearly Rs 65 lakh to two persons who had jointly booked a flat in its project.

No pressure, we take it match-by-match: RR player Vikramjeet

Rajasthan Royals pacer Vikramjeet Singh Malik today said that his side were not facing any pressure in the scramble for a play-off berth in the IPL and their strategy has been to take it from match-by-match.

Sardar eager to find his `scoring stick` in upcoming HIL

He has not been on target for quite some time now and India captain Sardar Singh is itching to get a few in order to end his goal-scoring drought while leading his team Delhi Waveriders in the second edition of cash-rich Hockey India League that starts in Mohali on Saturday.

Sikh bodies voice solidarity with Gurbakash, seek prisoners` release

Several political and social outfits, including Dal Khalsa and SAD (Panch Pardani), on Friday expressed solidarity with Gurbakash Singh who has been on a fast for the past 16 days seeking the release of five Sikh prisoners.

Unfair to axe a player on basis of one-two performances: Dhoni

Despite some dismal performances by a few players, India skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni today came out strongly in their support, saying that frequent changes might hamper the team in the long run.

Gavaskar loses cool as fans ‘mob’ him for autographs

Fans making a beeline for autographs and photographs outside the commentary box during the third India-Australia Test, left the legendary Sunil Gavaskar fuming after their over-enthusiastic chatter ‘disturbed’ him while on the job.

Dilip Vengsarkar slams `worst ever` Australian team

Former Indian captain Dilip Vengsarkar has called the touring Australian team the "worst ever" in a scathing attack on the listless performances put in by the men from down under.