07 Mar 2014
New Delhi: The BCCI on Thursday agreed virtually with all the recommendations of the Supreme Court-appointed probe panel which suggested a slew of measures to restore the credibility of the game hit by betting and spot-fixing scandal.
18 Feb 2014
Berlin: Christian Schmidt will be Germany's new agriculture minister, the government said on Monday. He succeeds Hans-Peter Friedrich, who resigned last week after allegedly leaking confidential information about a child porn investigation involving a fellow politician.
03 Sep 2013
Jodhpur: Self-styled godman Asaram Bapu on Tuesday refuted the rape charge against him by a 16-year-old girl, saying her medical report does not support her allegation as the court put off till Wednesday hearing on his bail plea.
08 Feb 2014
Jodhpur: A Jodhpur court on Friday framed charges against self-styled godman Asaram Bapu for rape, criminal conspiracy and other offences in connection with sexual exploitation of a minor girl at his ashram.
24 Feb 2014
Panaji: Goa jail authorities filed a formal police complaint against Tehelka founder-editor Tarun Tejpal and six others after mobile phones were found allegedly in their possession inside the Sada Sub jail.
10 Feb 2014
Jodhpur: The Rajasthan High Court on Monday rejected the bail application of self-styled godman Asaram, who has been arrested for alleged sexual exploitation of a minor girl in his ashram here.
13 Feb 2014
Bangalore: Kings XI Punjab owner Ness Wadia on Thursday said the spot-fixing scandal that rocked the Indian Premier League last year has made a dent on brand IPL.
04 Feb 2014
New Delhi: CBI has started an inquiry into an alleged pay-off of USD one million made to a former bureaucrat and his son by Norwegian fertiliser major 'Yara' for securing a joint venture with Krishak Bharati Cooperative Limited (Kribhco) in 2007.
18 Feb 2014
Vatican City: A council of cardinals set up by Pope Francis to advise him on Vatican reforms began its latest meeting on Tuesday to discuss how to overhaul the Catholic Church's scandal-hit bureaucracy and finances.
11 Feb 2014
New Delhi: A Supreme Court-appointed panel looking into the IPL fixing scandal has said that gangsters Dawood Ibrahim and Chotta Shakeel are the "prime movers" behind the syndicate which is running betting across the country.