BOARD OF CONTROL FOR CRICKET IN INDIA
After BCCI CFO, NCA COO Toofan Ghosh resigns
National Cricket Academy's Chief Operations Officer Toofan Ghosh has become the second high-profile BCCI executive to put in his papers after finance head Santosh Rangnekar.
'Yuvi chala chal rahi': Tendulkar, Kohli, Bhajji wish Yuvraj Singh on 38th birthday
Virender Sehwag sent out a witty tweet to wish Yuvi on hi...
Doping in sports: What India can learn from Russian case
The Russian case is an opportunity for India to put its house in order. While at one...
Russian navy ships arrive in India for joint exercise INDRA 2019
The aim of exercise INDRA 2019 is to enhance interoperability and develop an understanding in order to effectively tackle common security challenges, they said. "The Russian Federation Navy (RuFN) Ships Yaroslav Mudry, Viktor Konetsky and Elyna arrived at Goa on December 10 to participate in INDRA 2019," the Indian defence ministry said.
Day four of Ranji Trophy games in Assam and Tripura suspended due to curfew
Day four proceedings of the Ranji Trophy games in Guwahati and Agartala were on Thursday suspended due to the curfew imposed in the region following protests over the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill.
After 15-year wait, troops to get new assault rifles
Sources on Wednesday said the Army has received 10,000 of the 72,400 rifles ordered from US firm SiG Sauer for Rs 638 crore in February this year under the fast-track procurement (FTP) route for critical operational requirements.
Reverse sweep as BCCI seeks SC's approval to rollback Lodha reforms
The decisions to seek apex court's approval for dilution of tenure cap, which is aimed at clearing the path for an extended stint for Ganguly, and appoint Shah for the ICC meet were taken at the Board's 88th Annual General Meeting (AGM) in Mumbai.
ET Awards 2019: Dada gives a patient hearing; Harsh Goenka takes phone breaks to keep Twitter family happy
RPG Enterprises boss took time out from the awards function for a little poolside R&R.
BCCI decides to dilute Lodha reform on tenure at AGM, to seek SC approval
As per the current constitution, an office-bearer who has served two three-year terms, either at the BCCI or at the state association, goes into a compulsory three-year cooling-off period.
No Indian in ICC's elite panel of umpires: Simon Taufel calls for structural review
S Ravi, who was India's representative on the panel since 2015, was removed earlier this year after officiating in 33 Tests. Taufel said another Indian can't be expected in the elite panel anytime soon as the process "takes time"
Pink-ball Test will mark a new beginning: Sourav Ganguly, BCCI president
As Eden Gardens gears up to host India's first pink-ball Test, former India captain and current BCCI president Sourav Ganguly asserted that this is one of the major opportunities we have to bring crowds back to the stadium. Yes, we also need a definite calendar for Test cricket in India and we are working on it. But day-night cricket is a must.
Making history: Rohit Sharma named La Liga's brand ambassador in India, becomes first non-footballer to endorse league
The La Liga India boss said that there is room for cricket and football to co-exist in India.
Government gives Coast Guard power to board, search, detain any vessel or arrest people
"Empowering Indian Coast Guard and enhancing coastal security. MoD issues notification enabling CG to 'Visit, Board, Search and Seize' suspicious vessels within India's EEZ and its continental shelf @IndianCoastGuard," Defence Secretary Ajay Kumar tweeted. A Coast Guard official said earlier, the maritime security agency did not have the power to board any vessel passing through India's EEZ.
Next big wave of technology Unicorn listings could be in India
Mohandas Pai said that liquidity and valuations shouldn’t be concerns for companies seeking to list, as the market is “flush with money” and India investors have shown a willingness to pay up for growth stocks.
Dilution of Lodha reforms, appointment of CAC to dominate Ganguly-led BCCI AGM
The Supreme Court-appointed Committee of Administrators (COA) was in control of the cricket body for 33 months before the new office-bearers, led by Ganguly, took charge last month.
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