06 Nov 2011
In a fresh setback to 44 deemed universities sought to be de-recognised by the Centre, a Supreme Court-appointed panel concurred with the earlier review committees that these institutions lacked requisite standards to justify their "deemed" status.
18 Jul 2016
New Delhi: No minister or government official can be an office-bearer of the national cricketing body, the Supreme Court today said in a major setback to the BCCI while it also accepted the Lodha Committe recommendation of one state one vote for representation at the BCCI.
24 Jul 2016
Mumbai: The Mumbai Cricket Association, headed by president Sharad Pawar, today approved the Supreme Court verdict on sweeping reforms in the Cricket Board (BCCI) and its affiliates in toto and set into motion the process to redraw its constitution to align with the judgement.
19 Jul 2016
New Delhi: BCCI's argument supported by some cricket associations and bodies that recommendations of Justice RM Lodha panel were violative of the fundamental rights did not cut ice with the Supreme Court yesterday saying that such right cannot be claimed by an association or union or a cooperative society.
01 Jul 2016
New Delhi: A marathon session of over a dozen hearings on implementation of Justice RM Lodha panel recommendations on structural reforms in BCCI came to an end yesterday in the Supreme Court, which took the cricket board to task over issues like fund utilisation and avoiding of performance audits.
20 Jul 2016
New Delhi: The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has seen some rough times in the past, but nothing matches the upheaval it is facing currently. Reforms and resignations have hit the BCCI hard, challenging the ways of this money loaded and snobbish unit.
19 Jul 2016
New Delhi: The Supreme Court yesterday gave its stamp of approval to Justice RM Lodha panel's recommendation on forming an association of cricket players which would be run with BCCI's financial support, saying it would promote the game that brings joy and feeling of nationalism.
09 Apr 2016
New Delhi: BCCI yesterday faced scathing criticism for maintaining that any judicial interference in its functioning would compromise its autonomy, with the Supreme Court saying the cash-rich sports body was resisting recommendations to reform and make its working 'transparent and visible'.
09 Aug 2016
New Delhi: The Supreme Court appointed Justice RM Lodha Panel today categorically instructed BCCI to implement a 15-step reform by October 15 ranging from constitutional reforms to principles of awarding various contracts, including lucrative TV rights.
03 Aug 2016
Mumbai: The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on Tuesday appointed former Supreme Court judge Markandey Katju as the head of a legal panel to guide the board in understanding the recommendations of the Justice RM Lodha Committee which have been approved by the apex court.