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.
27 Jan 2014
TRIPOLI: Five Egyptian diplomats kidnapped in Tripoli in retaliation for Egypt's arrest of a Libyan militia commander have been freed, Libyan Deputy Foreign Minister Abdul Razak Al-Grady said on Sunday.
25 Sep 2012
Libya's slain dictator Muammar Gaddafi used to kidnap and rape girls to fulfill his routine sexual desires reveals a new book Les Proies: Dans le harem de Kadhafi (Prey: In Gaddafi’s Harem).
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.
22 Feb 2014
Lahore: Pakistan captain Misbah-ul-Haq on Friday said that India will miss the experience of Mahendra Singh Dhoni in the upcoming Asia Cup, but insisted his side will not be taking the World Champions lightly as they remain a strong unit without their regular skipper.
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.
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.