New Delhi, India: December 7, 2007 -IR Summary – The two-day meeting of seventh SAARC Foreign Ministers (member nations of the South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation) shall begin here today where eight member countries, India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Nepal, Maldives, Bhutan and Afghanistan will participate.
Mumbai: November 8, 2007 – The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has conveyed to Board President Sharad Pawar that since Sachin Tendulkar has declined captaincy of the Indian team for the Tests, they have selected another Captain.
Nagpur: October 14, 2007 – Andrew Symonds, dropped by Sree Santh on two, continued to torment India as he brought up his sixth ODI century to take Australia to a massive 317 in 50 overs. India made 299 and lost the match by 18 runs.
Vadodara, October 11, 2007 – Indian skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni on Thursday asked his team to ‘forget’ the humiliating nine-wicket loss against Australia in the fifth one-dayer. Win and loss is the part of the game, so all of us should concentrate on the remaining matches of the seven-match cricket series.
Chandigarh, Punjab: October 8, 2007 – India has proved its mettle by defeating Australia by eight runs in an exciting match played her on Monday in the fourth limited-overs international. Australia still leads in the series to 2-1.
Hyderabad, India: October 5, 2007 – Hyderabad has proved unlucky for India, it lost to Australia by 47 runs despite magnificent inning of 121 by Yuvraj Singh and took a lead of 2-0 in the series of seven one day matches, India thus lost two matches in a row. The first match was abandoned.
Kingsmead: September 23, 2007 – Yuvraj Singh played superbly, made brilliant 70 off 30 balls, and got India entry to the final. India got 188 and beat Australia by 15 runs, Captain Dhoni also played well, in fact, it was a team’s work, it clicked, stunned the Australian, even though they gave a tough response.
September 22, 2007 – Luck or not, Dhoni as Captain of the Indian Cricket team is confident that his team would do some miraculous act and fetch the victory, so Saturday is going to be a big day for India if the fitness of the two great players is cleared.
Bangalore, July 30, 2007 – A government job, a teaching position in his alma mater and two leading hospitals in the city willing to take him in… jobs lined up for Muhammad Haneef on Monday, a day after he arrived home from Australia to a warm but chaotic welcome after being cleared of terror link charges.
July 28, 2007 – Mohamed Haneef is allowed to leave Australia and would get his work visa reinstated as per Lawyer Peter Russo, who will fly with him to India today. Immigration Minister Kevin Andrews confirmed it. However, the govt. is determined not to reinstate Haneefa’s work visa.