12 Feb 2016
Mumbai: Tainted Pakistani umpire Asad Rauf was today banned for five years by the BCCI after its disciplinary committee found him guilty of corrupt practices and bringing the game into disrepute.
04 Feb 2016
New Delhi: Indian Air Force has issued shoot-at-sight orders against anyone attempting to scale the walls of the bases under sensitive Western Air Command in the backdrop of the terror attack on Pathankot air base in Punjab.
04 Feb 2016
New Delhi: The National Green Tribunal summoned officials of Uttar Pradesh and Haryana government for their failure to curb illegal sand mining on the floodplains of river Yamuna, already banned by the green panel.
20 Jul 2011
A Ministry of Environment and Forests (MoEF) expert panel has observed that many things pertaining to mining activity in bio-diversity hotspot of the Western Ghat in Goa are not monitored by government agencies.
23 Jan 2016
New Delhi: The slowdown in the mining sector, particularly in China -- the world's biggest metal consumer – will lead to an "unprecedented shift in the industry, Moody's Investor Service said today.
05 Feb 2016
New Delhi: The Supreme Court has told them to fall in line and even though the BCCI is "not looking for an escape route" from the Lodha committee recommendations on reforms, its secretary Anurag Thakur today said the Board has "every right to deliberate" on the pros and cons of the report.
05 Feb 2016
New Delhi: The Supreme Court gave a stern message to BCCI asking it to "fall in line" with the recommendations of Justice RM Lodha Committee which has suggested a massive restructuring of the country's apex cricket body.
14 Nov 2015
Tirunelveli: Four dams including Kundaru, Ramanathi, Kadana Nathi and Karuppanathi reached full level following heavy rains in the Western Ghat area, officials said.
14 Jan 2016
Istanbul: The bodies of nine migrants, some of whom may have drowned up to 10 days earlier while trying to reach Europe by sea, were found on Turkey's coast in recent days, as neither cold winter waters nor government efforts seemed to stem the flow of migrants.
18 Jan 2016
Chandigarh: Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) yesterday announced the names of over 100 leaders who will form the party's working committee as well as of permanent special invitees and those part of its political advisory committee.