01 Aug 2014
Mumbai: The Indian squad for the five-match ODI series against England, scheduled after the conclusion of the ongoing five-Test rubber, would be picked here on August 7 by the national selection panel headed by Sandeep Patil.
30 Jul 2014
Washington: A bitterly divided House panel has voted to condemn President Barack Obama for the May swap of five Taliban leaders for US Army Sgt Bowe Bergdahl, who was held prisoner in Afghanistan for five years.
01 May 2014
Dubai: The ICC on Thursday announced the Emirates Elite Panel of umpires for 2014-2015, commencing from July 1, following the annual review and selection process.
28 Feb 2014
Bhubaneswar: Keen to have a representation in the ICC's Elite panel of Umpires, the BCCI is ready to set up a National Umpires Academy in the country to improve the standard of officials.
26 Jul 2014
Bhubaneswar: To ensure a smooth conduct of Lord Jagannath's Nabakalebara festival in July 2015, Odisha government on Saturday set up the Nabakalebara Infrastructure Supervision Committee (NISC) headed by Puri MLA and former Law minister Maheswar Mohanty.
27 Jul 2014
New Delhi: Bezbaruah committee was constituted in February to look into the various concerns of persons hailing from the northeastern States who are living in different parts of the country. A separate law with specific provisions to protect people from the northeast living in different parts of the country along with amendment of sections of IPC has been suggested by M P Bezbaruah committee that was set up after increased attacks on citizens from the region.
25 Jun 2013
Pakistan's Asad Rauf, who is being investigated in the IPL spot-fixing scandal, and long-serving New Zealander Billy Bowden were on Tuesday dropped from the ICC Elite Panel of Umpires after an annual review of their performance.
16 Jul 2014
New Delhi: Indigenous handset manufacturer Celkon has launched two new Android KitKat-based smartphones - Power Millennium Q3000 and Elite Q470.
24 Jul 2014
New Delhi: A month after it put hold on the previous UPA government's decision to double gas prices, the Narendra Modi government is appointing a panel headed by former Power Minister Suresh Prabhu to suggest an alternative pricing model.
26 Jul 2013
London: Former ICC elite panel umpire, Simon Taufel has warned that decision-making in modern-day cricket has become tougher than last two decades, saying extensive use of high-end technology and reviews put more "pressure" on on-field officials.