- Spot-fixing: Chandila was in touch with four sets of bookies, says Delhi Police
- Chinese Premier Li Keqiang arrives, to hold talks with PM on boundary, water issues
- IPL 2013: Delhi Daredevils crash to defeat, finish last
- Jaganmohan's wife attacks CBI, accuses it of working at Congress behest
- Blast accused death: UP govt seeks CBI probe, FIR against 42 persons
Roadside bombs in Afghanistan: 17 civilians killed
KABUL: Roadside bombs killed 17 people in Afghanistan, including 13 who died when an explosion ripped through the van they were travelling in on Saturday, the government said. The Ministry of Interior said four women and two children were among those killed in the van in Shamulzayi district of Zabul province. In Kandahar, two civilians riding a donkey were killed Friday night when the animal stepped on a bomb in Maruf, the police chief in Kandahar said. When villagers came to recover the bodies, another roadside bomb went off and killed two more civilians, he said.
'Al-Qaeda facing financial crunch'
Washington: Details of communication between al-Qaeda leaders derived from Osama bin Laden's computers indicate that the terror network is facing a massive financial crunch and difficulties in replacing cadres lost in combat with US-led coalition forces in Afghanistan, Pakistan and other places, The Washington Post reported Saturday. The most important information gleaned is about the internal strains of the outfit and repeated attempts by Osama to attack US.
Tibetan writer jailed for 4 yrs in China
BEIJING: An activist group said a Tibetan writer has been sentenced to four years in prison in southwestern China for his writings about the unrest and crackdown in Tibet. The US-based International Campaign for Tibet reported on Friday that Tashi Rabten, an editor for the banned literary magazine Eastern Snow Mountain, was sentenced June 2 by the Aba Intermediate People's Court in Sichuan province to four years in jail.
- Former Ranji player among 3 more held
- Rajasthan Royals to file FIR against tainted trio
- If found guilty, BCCI to ask ICC to erase Sreesanth records
- Top cops among 42 named in death of blast accused
- PM takes tough line on incursion issue
- Security forces blame Maoists, villagers say CoBRA man was killed in ‘friendly fire’