Daily Archives: October 22, 2011

Pakistan narrowly miss out

Australia’s all-powerful men will play old foes New Zealand in a trans-Tasman finish to field hockey’s inaugural International Super Series in Perth on Sunday, as Pakistan just missed out. In the women’s

Super Sangakkara salvages draw

Kumar Sangakkara hit his eighth double hundred while Prasanna Jayawardene notched up a fighting century to salvage a draw for Sri Lanka in the first Test against Pakistan here on Saturday. Sangakkara

Iran-Iraq ties ‘set to change’

Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad said he expects “a change to occur” in Tehran-Baghdad ties after US military forces pull out from neighbouring Iraq, in an interview with CNN. “I think a change

Dozens missing after Nepal bridge collapse

Rescuers were searching Saturday for more than 40 people, including a bus carrying Indian tourists, after an overloaded suspension bridge collapsed in southern Nepal, killing two people, police said. Emergency personnel had