KANPUR, INDIA: Indian police on Thursday confiscated balloons with 'I love Pakistan' imprinted on them at a shop in Kanpur and detained two people. Indian police raided a shop in Govind Nagar area in Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh and seized packets of balloons from a vendor. The balloons had imprints of 'I Love Pakistan' and 'Habibi', which means love or darling in Arabic. The balloons were sold from a provision store near the police station, Station House Officer Amit Singh said. A police complaint has been registered for…
KANPUR: Skipper Eoin Morgan and batting mainstay Joe Root engineered England's easy chase to secure their seven-wicket victory against India in the first Twenty20 International on Thursday. Beaten in the preceding test and one-day series, England showed discipline with the ball to stifle India's vaunted batting order, restricting them to a modest 147-7 at Kanpur's Green Park Stadium. The visitors then returned to overhaul their opponents' target with 11 balls to spare, with Morgan hitting a fluent 51 and Root producing…
KANPUR: New Zealand overcame the loss of Martin Guptill to reach 71 for one wicket at lunch in reply to India's first innings total of 318 on the second day of the first test on Friday.