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Wednesday, July 06, 2022



If Saha is stubborn, we have to give him NoC: CAB

May 27, 2022 5:39 pm

Saha wasn’t picked for the one-off Test in England, but he has had a good outing in the IPL for Gujarat Titans, scoring 312 runs from 10 matches.

IND vs WI: BCCI allows bigger crowds at Eden Gardens for final T20I

February 17, 2022 7:42 am

The CAB had requested to the BCCI to allow spectators in the upper blocks of all the stands at Eden. However, the cricket board has granted permission for the third and final game of the series.

CAB conducts 63 tests for Covid-19, two test positive

October 01, 2020 11:03 am

Fast bowler Mukesh Kumar and left-arm spinner Shreyan Chakraborty tested positive for Covid-19 among 63 players tested by Cricket Association of Bengal.

CAB wants to host England Test next year to make up for cancelled South Africa ODI

August 16, 2020 7:30 pm

The second and third ODIs against South Africa in Lucknow and Kolkata on March 15 and 18 respectively were cancelled as the pandemic brought to halt all the sporting events across the world.

Everton Weekes to feature in CAB's Cricket Museum at Eden Gardens

July 02, 2020 5:21 pm

Everton Weekes scored two hundreds (162 & 101) against India at Eden Gardens in 1949 and became the first overseas batsman to achieve that feat in a Test in Independent India.

Avishek Dalmiya, son of late Jagmohan, becomes youngest CAB president

February 05, 2020 8:11 pm

Avishek Dalmiya became the 18th president of CAB with his father holding the office for two terms. The Lodha recommended Constitution gave him a tenure of about 22 months.

View From The Neighbourhood: India disappoints

December 16, 2019 2:37 am

The editorial in Dawn on December 11, understandably, grandstands rather eloquently on the end of secularism in India: “Under Narendra Modi’s watch, there is little doubt that the country is being transformed into a Hindu rashtra, where minority communities are relegated to the margins of society, if accepted at all.”

Explained: How the citizenship amendment law differs from Bill that LS cleared in January

December 14, 2019 10:09 am

To amend the Citizenship Act, 1955, an earlier version of the CAB was introduced in 2016. This Bill was passed by Lok Sabha on January 8, 2019. However, it lapsed with the dissolution of the 16th Lok Sabha this summer.

Will not apologise for rape remark, attempt to divert attention from Northeast protests, says Rahul Gandhi

December 13, 2019 1:25 pm

Congress leader Rahul Gandhi said he will not apologise for his 'rape in India' remark, saying it was a diversion attempt by the Modi government to take away attention from the Northeast where violent protests against the Citizenship Amendment Bill are underway.

Rajya Sabha passes Citizenship bill, Oppn calls it 'dark day for Indian Constitution'

December 11, 2019 10:44 pm

While the Opposition Congress called the passage of Bill a black day in the Constitutional history of India, the ruling BJP said it would alleviate the suffering of many who faced persecution for years.