25 May 2015
New Delhi: In view of trade unions' strong protest against certain changes proposed in labour laws, the government has constituted an Inter-Ministerial Panel to discuss issues raised by them in their 10-point charter.
05 Apr 2015
New Delhi: India may not have had an umpire in the ICC elite panel for more than a decade but celebrated Australian Simon Taufel feels officials from the country are close to making the exclusive group again thanks to the Cricket Board's efforts.
13 May 2015
New Delhi: Rattled by the suicide attempt of four young athletes in Kerala, the Sports Ministry is set to revamp SAI centres across the country and could request "iconic sports persons to act as trainee mentors" as part of a series of changes it seeks to bring about.
18 May 2015
New Delhi: The National Green Tribunal on Monday slapped a total fine of Rs nine lakh on three five-star hotels here after it found "unsatisfactory" rain water harvesting systems in their premises.
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.
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.
15 May 2015
Chandigarh: The Haryana government on Thursday formed a commission to probe grant of license(s) to some entities, including Robert Vadra's company, for developing commercial colonies in Sector 83 of Gurgaon.
17 May 2015
New Delhi: Various service associations of All India Services and allied services have represented to the 7th Pay Commission seeking pay parity with IAS officers and adequate representation in central government's policy making positions.
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.
15 May 2015
Mumbai: The Indian squad for next month's tour of Bangladesh is to be picked by the national cricket selection panel headed by Sandeep Patil here on May 20.