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Coronavirus: Amid second-wave fears, UK PM to encourage remote working

22 Sep 2020

Coronavirus: Amid second-wave fears, UK PM to encourage remote working

UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson will, in an address to the nation on Tuesday, tell his countrymen to work from home in the foreseeable future. Evidently, this is seen as an effort to handle the second wave of coronavirus.

'MS Dhoni will play IPL till 2022', says CSK CEO

12 Aug 2020

'MS Dhoni will play IPL till 2022', says CSK CEO

Former Indian captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni hasn't played international cricket since 2019.

India likely to have COVID-19 vaccine by December: Adar Poonawalla

11 Aug 2020

India likely to have COVID-19 vaccine by December: Adar Poonawalla

India should have a vaccine to exit the COVID-19 pandemic by the end of this year.

Meet Adar Poonawalla, the man bringing COVID-19 vaccines to India

24 Jul 2020

Meet Adar Poonawalla, the man bringing COVID-19 vaccines to India

In the fight against COVID-19, or should we say the worst health crisis of our time, several institutes/organizations are racing to develop vaccines, anti-viral treatments.

Cricket South Africa reschedules 3TC match to July 18

01 Jul 2020

Cricket South Africa reschedules 3TC match to July 18

Cricket South Africa (CSA) has rescheduled the experimental 3TeamCricket (3TC) match to July 18, also celebrated as the Nelson Mandela International Day.

PCB set to stage remaining PSL matches this year

27 Jun 2020

PCB set to stage remaining PSL matches this year

The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) is planning to complete the Pakistan Super League (PSL) 2020 season later this year.

Nick Hockley replaces Kevin Roberts as interim CA chief executive

16 Jun 2020

Nick Hockley replaces Kevin Roberts as interim CA chief executive

Cricket Australia (CA) announced the departure of Kevin Roberts from its chief executive's role following an emergency board meeting, on Monday.

Should the T20 WC be postponed? Here's what experts feel

17 Apr 2020

Should the T20 WC be postponed? Here's what experts feel

All sporting activities including cricket have either been canceled or postponed amid the coronavirus pandemic.

Pakistan cricketers can now play in maximum four T20 leagues

28 Mar 2020

Pakistan cricketers can now play in maximum four T20 leagues

The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has released its new No Objection Certificate (NOC) policy according to which all centrally contracted cricketers will be allowed to participate in a maximum of four foreign leagues, including the Pakistan Super League (PSL).

Five successful Indian-origin CEOs in Silicon Valley to know about

03 Jan 2020

Five successful Indian-origin CEOs in Silicon Valley to know about

Indians have been making a mark in the global tech space for many decades, playing an important role in the industry and contributing in various ways.

Stories of five CEOs with learning disabilities to know about

09 Dec 2019

Stories of five CEOs with learning disabilities to know about

People with learning disabilities face numerous challenges in their day-to-day lives and often struggle to do things most of us take for granted.

Graeme Smith set to become CSA's director of cricket

08 Dec 2019

Graeme Smith set to become CSA's director of cricket

Former South Africa cricket team captain Graeme Smith is said to have accepted the role of becoming Cricket South Africa's (CSA) director of cricket.

George Bailey to become full-time Australian national selector: Details here

27 Nov 2019

George Bailey to become full-time Australian national selector: Details here

Former Australian skipper George Bailey would take on the role of the national selector, replacing Greg Chappell, following the conclusion of the upcoming season of Big Bash League (BBL).

Meet the former porn star-turned umpire who officiated a T20I

09 Nov 2019

Meet the former porn star-turned umpire who officiated a T20I

While most of the cricket umpires have played the sport at some level or another, there are exceptions who do come from a completely different background.

Hashim Amla announces retirement from international cricket

08 Aug 2019

Hashim Amla announces retirement from international cricket

One of the finest South African cricketers, Hashim Amla, on Thursday, announced his retirement from international cricket.

Dubai ruler's wife, Princess Haya, flees UAE with money, kids

30 Jun 2019

Dubai ruler's wife, Princess Haya, flees UAE with money, kids

Dubai ruler Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum's wife, Princess Haya Bint Al Hussein, has reportedly fled the United Arab Emirates (UAE) along with her two children and £31 million after the break-up of their marriage.

Alyque Padamsee, popular theater and advertising personality, dies

17 Nov 2018

Alyque Padamsee, popular theater and advertising personality, dies

Alyque Padamsee, the popular advertising and theater personality died on Saturday, reports said. He was 90 years old.

Premier League's Executive Chairman, Richard Scudamore to retire soon

14 Nov 2018

Premier League's Executive Chairman, Richard Scudamore to retire soon

The Premier League will be seeing a change in its leadership when Richard Scudamore, the Executive Chairman, steps down from his post after 19 years in service.

Wembley bans bags during England vs USA amid security concerns

26 Oct 2018

Wembley bans bags during England vs USA amid security concerns

Wembley Stadium has notched up its security measures for the upcoming England vs USA friendly that is to be held at the prestigious venue on November 15.

Former Lok Sabha speaker Somnath Chatterjee dies at 89

13 Aug 2018

Former Lok Sabha speaker Somnath Chatterjee dies at 89

Former Lok Sabha speaker Somnath Chatterjee, who was rushed to hospital in a critical condition last week, has succumbed. He was 89.

US-Federal-judge orders Trump administration to reunite migrant families within 30-days

27 Jun 2018

US-Federal-judge orders Trump administration to reunite migrant families within 30-days

A federal judge in San Diego issued a preliminary injunction to reunite separated parents with their children taken from them under Trump's "zero-tolerance" immigration policy.

Justin Langer appointed Australia men's cricket coach

03 May 2018

Justin Langer appointed Australia men's cricket coach

Australia are trying to move on from the ball-tampering scandal that engulfed their cricket team and have named Test great Justin Langer as the head coach of the men's national team.

Delhi's own version of Manhattan's central park to open today

22 Feb 2018

Delhi's own version of Manhattan's central park to open today

The national capital's own version of Manhattan's central park will open its gates to visitors on Thursday.

Players paraded like cattle: What is wrong with IPL auction?

01 Feb 2018

Players paraded like cattle: What is wrong with IPL auction?

The New Zealand Cricket Players Association (NZCPA) has slammed the BCCI for the way they conduct the Indian Premier League's auction, calling it 'undignified and cruel'.

Republic TV can use 'the nation wants to know' phrase

06 Jul 2017

Republic TV can use 'the nation wants to know' phrase

Even as Times Group is battling with Republic TV over the phrase "the nations wants to know", Delhi High Court has allowed Arnab Goswami to go ahead with its titular show 'The Newshour' and the iconic phrase.

Arnab Goswami gets notice for intellectual property theft

26 May 2017

Arnab Goswami gets notice for intellectual property theft

The Delhi HC has issued notice to Republic TV founder Arnab Goswami for breach of employment contract and misuse of intellectual property.

2022 Commonwealth Games: UK cities join together as hosts?

17 Mar 2017

2022 Commonwealth Games: UK cities join together as hosts?

After Durban pulled out of hosting the 2022 Commonwealth Games, the Commonwealth Games Federation is considering a bid from various cities of the United Kingdom to host the games jointly.

Former Hong Kong leader gets 20 months for corruption

23 Feb 2017

Former Hong Kong leader gets 20 months for corruption

Donald Tsang, who served as the Chief Executive of Hong Kong from 2005 to 2012 has been sentenced to 20 months in prison over allegations of corruption.

Tillerson meets Chinese Foreign Minister

17 Feb 2017

Tillerson meets Chinese Foreign Minister

US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson met Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi at the sidelines of the G20 meeting in Germany.

Rex Tillerson to meet Sergei Lavrov at G20

17 Feb 2017

Rex Tillerson to meet Sergei Lavrov at G20

Rex Tillerson will embark on his first overseas trip as the US Secretary of State, to take part in the G20 meeting in Germany.

Tesco Bank attack impacted thousands

09 Nov 2016

Tesco Bank attack impacted thousands

Tesco Bank's Chief Executive blamed a "systematic, sophisticated attack" that was responsible for impacting thousands of customer accounts.

Mike Rothenberg accused of wiring money without seking investor's permission

22 Sep 2016

Mike Rothenberg accused of wiring money without seking investor's permission

San Francisco-based venture firm, Rothenberg Ventures' founder Mike Rothenberg is facing an ongoing inquiry by the SEC (U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission).

AM Naik names SN Subrahmanyan as his successor at L&T

13 Sep 2016

AM Naik names SN Subrahmanyan as his successor at L&T

Ending all the speculation around his succession, L&T's Chairman AM Naik said that SN Subrahmanyan, the Dy. Managing Director and President of the company would take over after him.

Mahindra & Mahindra to make an affordable electric SUV

21 Aug 2016

Mahindra & Mahindra to make an affordable electric SUV

Mahindra & Mahindra (M&M) has started working on what is being reported as the world's "most affordable electric SUV" through the Mahindra Electric unit, which was known earlier as Mahindra Reva.

CSA bans four cricketers involved in match fixing

08 Aug 2016

CSA bans four cricketers involved in match fixing

Four South African cricketers, including a former test wicket keeper have been banned by Cricket South Africa for attempting to fix matches in a domestic T20 tournament.

IRDA issues remuneration guidelines; caps CEO's salary at Rs.1.5 cr

07 Aug 2016

IRDA issues remuneration guidelines; caps CEO's salary at Rs.1.5 cr

In a first, the Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority (IRDA) of India issued remuneration guidelines for non-executive and managing directors at insurance companies.