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.
08 Mar 2014
Dubai: The International Cricket Council (ICC) on Saturday joined millions across the globe in celebrating International Women’s Day, a global celebration of the achievements of women that has been celebrated since the early 20th century.
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.
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.
04 Mar 2014
Guntur: Union Minister Jairam Ramesh on Tuesday said the Centre will appoint an experts' committee this week to identify the capital for the residual state of Andhra Pradesh.
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.
03 Mar 2014
New Delhi: In yet another embarrassment to the government, former Supreme Court judge K T Thomas on Monday turned down the offer to head Lokpal search committee, days after jurist Fali Nariman opted out of the panel.
25 Feb 2014
New Delhi: A Parliamentary committee has recommended that India’s meat export policy will be reviewed within three months, an animal protection agency said on Tuesday.
27 Feb 2014
New Delhi: In the wake of legal luminary Fali Nariman's refusal to be on Lokpal's search panel, the Centre on Thursday said all procedures had been followed for forming a search committee to recommend a panel of names for selection of chairperson and members of the anti-graft body.
27 Feb 2014
New Delhi: Raising strong objections to the ‘highly improper’ procedure adopted by the government in making key appointments to Lokpal, Bharatiya Janata Party leader Arun Jaitley has charged the Department of Personnel with diluting the role of the Selection and Search Committees.