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  • Indian Super League: Complete fixtures September 3, 2014

    Atletico de Kolkata will take on Mumbai City FC in the opening game of the Indian Super League's first season at the historic Salt Lake Stadium, Kolkata on Sunday, October 12. IMGReliance on Wednesday announced the fixtures for the muchanticipated inaugural edition, featuring eight clubs, 61 games spread across 70 days....
  • Indian Super League set for mega launch August 28, 2014

    Teams owned by Sachin, Salman, Sourav Ganguly add the dash of glamour as they launch the Indian Super League run by IMG Reliance and Star India. ...
  • ISL: Kolkata owners clueless about foreign players' induction May 6, 2014

    Kolkata: The Kolkata franchisee owners of the Indian Super League football has written to organisers IMGReliance for more clarity in the norms and guidelines for inducting foreign players in the team. "There is no clarity on how many foreign players may be taken in the team. We are also not aware...
  • U23 national team to miss part of Indian Super League April 26, 2014

    New Delhi: The much touted Indian Super League (ISL) will be without top Indian Under23 footballers for a brief period while the senior team stars too will miss out on some of the matches due to national duty. The pro league is scheduled to kick off September 19 and the...
  • Coal bidders concerned about many issues, IMG meet on Thursday April 16, 2014

    As the government initiated the process of auctioning coal blocks, bidders have raised concerns on several issues, including discrepancies in reserves in the biggest of the three mines put up for sale. Some issues are of serious nature, like whether a consortium can have more than four participating companies or not....
  • Sachin Tendulkar, Sourav Ganguly win bids for Indian Super League football franchises April 13, 2014

    Batting legends Sachin Tendulkar and Sourav Ganguly were among the host of high-profile winning bidders as the organisers of the much-anticipated Indian Super League unveiled the eight franchises for the event. The bid winners for the eight franchises of the league, which is scheduled to be held in September-November, were announced...
  • PMO forms ministerial group on consolidated FDI policy, first meet tomorrow February 19, 2014

    The Prime Minister's Office has set up an Inter Ministerial Group (IMG) headed by the Industry Secretary to simplify the language of the policy on foreign direct investment. The group, headed by Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion (DIPP) Secretary Saurabh Chandra, will hold its first meeting on Thursday, an official...
  • IPLstyle football tourney deferred to later part of 2014 October 27, 2013

    New Delhi: The organisers of the muchanticipated IPLstyle football league on Sunday decided to defer the proposed tournament to SeptemberNovember next year instead of early 2014. "All India Football Federation, its commercial partner IMGReliance and Star India held a meeting to discuss and evaluate scheduling of the Indian football properties, including...
  • Liverpool legend Kenny Dalglish to coach in Indian Super League October 24, 2013

    Mumbai: Liverpool legend Kenny Dalglish, popularly called 'King Kenny' by Reds' fans, will soon be seen coaching one of the eight franchise teams in the muchawaited Indian Super League scheduled to start next January. A Hall of Famer in England and Scotland, Kenny is the recent signing by tournament organiser IMGReliance...
  • Pires, Ljungberg confirmed for IPLstyle football league; Henry next October 21, 2013

    With an IPLstyle football league all set to start in 2014, eight teams will vie for the signatures of many football stars such as Thierry Henry, Robert Pires, Dwight Yorke, Fredrik Ljungberg, Louis Saha and Michael Owen. According to the report in Times of India; Yorke, Ljungberg, Pires, Crespo and Saha...
  • Former Man Utd striker Louis Saha roped in for IPLstyle league October 18, 2013

    New Delhi: Former Manchester United and France striker Louis Saha on Friday became the first international big star to be roped in for the muchanticipated IPLstyle football league to be organised by IMGReliance early next year. Saha, who earned 20 caps for France between 2004 to 2012 and won two English...
  • Twenty corporates eyeing teams in IPLstyle football league September 27, 2013

    New Delhi: Around 20 corporates have expressed interest in buying teams for the ambitious IPLstyle football league whose organisers are conducting the franchises' and players' auctions between October 30 to November 5, according to sources. The franchisebased tournament, to be jointly organised by AIFF and its commercial partners IMGReliance, will be...
  • Former skipper Baichung Bhutia backs IMGReliance League August 13, 2013

    Mumbai: Former Indian football captain Baichung Bhutia on Tuesday backed the muchdebated IPLstyle football tournament of IMGReliance, scheduled to start in January 2014, and is confident that it would help revive the sport in the country. "I think, the new tournament is great for Indian football. Being the president of the...
  • Four more players sign up for IMGReliance League August 7, 2013

    Mumbai: IMGReliance, marketing partners of the All India Football Federation, has signed four more domestic players for its proposed IPLstyle league early next year, it was learnt on Wednesday. "Four more players have signed with us, but we cannot disclose their names as yet. We need only four more to complete...
  • Gouramangi, Chhetri hopeful of playing IMGReliance tournament August 7, 2013

    Mumbai: India full backs Gouramangi Singh and Nirmal Chhetri, who have both signed to play in the upcoming IPLstyle franchise football league, are hopeful they can take part in this season's ILeague too despite the clubs' opposition to the new IMGReliance league. "As a player I have been given this opportunity...
  • Mumbai to host IPLstyle football league opener August 5, 2013

    Mumbai: Mumbai will host the opening match of the proposed IPLstyle football league that kick starts on January 18, 2014. "The IMGReliance tournament starts from January 18 and would run till March 30, and the first match will be played in Mumbai," an informed source said on Monday. The bidding for...
  • IMGReliance commences football training camp in Mumbai August 2, 2013

    Mumbai: IMGReliance, the commercial partners of the All India Football Federation, on Friday commenced a onemonth long trainingcumconditioning camp for its contracted players at the Cooperage Ground here. Twentyfour players, including Syed Nabi, Subrata Paul, Gouramangi Singh, Nirmal Chettri, Ishfaq Ahmed, Renedy Singh, Mohammed Rafi, NP Pradeep joined the trainingcumconditioning camp...
  • AIFF gives thumbs up to IPLstyle league August 1, 2013

    New Delhi: All India football Federation (AIFF) on Thursday gave its go ahead to the IPLstyle league with its executive committee agreeing to the holding of the tournament by its commerical partners IMGRelliance early next year. "IMGR gave a detailed presentation about the proposed tournament and we feel it will be...
  • IMGR to reveal IPLstyle football plans to AIFF on Thursday July 31, 2013

    New Delhi: The final contours of the muchanticipated IPLstyle football tournament is expected to be unveiled by IMGReliance, the commercial partners of the All India Football Federation, before the Executive Committee of the AIFF in a crucial meeting on Thursday. The International Management GroupReliance (IMGR) is expected to give a...
  • ILeague clubs meeting on Tuesday on AIFF's request July 19, 2013

    New Delhi: Owners and representatives of 14 ILeague club will meet in Mumbai on Tuesday to decide their course of action on All India Football Federation's request to sort out the standoff with its commercial partner IMGReliance on the issue of IPLstyle tournament. AIFF General Secretary Kushal Das had written a...
  • AIFFIMG meeting over IPLstyle league postponed July 15, 2013

    New Delhi: The meeting between officials of All Indian Football Federation and its commercial partner IMGReliance to discuss the final plans relating to the ambitious IPLstyle football tournament scheduled for Tuesday has been postponed to later this week. The IMGReliance is yet to reveal its detailed plans for the tournament and...
  • AIFFIMG meeting on Tuesday amid confusion over IPLstyle league July 15, 2013

    New Delhi: Even as confusion prevails over the fate of the proposed IPLstyle football tournament, top officials of the All Indian Football Federation and its commercial partner IMGReliance will discuss the final plans relating to the ambitious project here on Tuesday. The tournament, to be jointly organised by the AIFF and...
  • IPLstyle football league: an AIFF dream fair distance away June 6, 2013

    IMGReliance are all set to launch an IPLstyle football tournament involving citybased teams run by corporate franchises to popularise and promote the game throughout India from grassroots to the professional level. But it faces many hardships before coming to fruition. The joint venture, which has the backing of All...
  • IMG recommends deallocation of 3 more coal blocks November 20, 2012

    New Delhi: Winding up the exercise of scrutiny of mines allotted to PSUs which failed to develop coal mines within stipulated timeframe, the InterMinisterial panel on coal blocks on Tuesday recommended deallocation of three more blocks. "The IMG has recommended deallocation of three blocks today including one allotted to Jharkhand State...
  • IMG to meet today to decide fate of 14 coal mines November 20, 2012

    New Delhi: The Inter Ministerial Group (IMG) is likely to meet on Tuesday to decide the fate of 14 more mines allotted to public sector firms. The IMG had recommended deallocation of eight coal blocks allotted to PSUs earlier this month. The government had accepted IMG's recommendation of deallocation of...
  • IMG to meet today to decide fate of 14 coal mines November 19, 2012

    New Delhi: After recommending deallocation of eight blocks alloted to PSUs, the InterMinisterial Group (IMG) is likely to meet on Monday to decide the fate of 14 more mines alloted to public sector firms. "The IMG is likely to meet tomorrow to decide the fate of 14 coal blocks alloted...
  • IMG to meet tomorrow to decide fate of 14 coal mines November 18, 2012

    New Delhi: After recommending deallocation of eight blocks alloted to PSUs, the InterMinisterial Group (IMG) is likely to meet on Monday to decide the fate of 14 more mines alloted to public sector firms. "The IMG is likely to meet tomorrow to decide the fate of 14 coal blocks alloted...
  • Deallocation, bank guarantee deduction for coal blocks November 18, 2012

    Kolkata: The Ministry of Coal has issued letters for deallocation of coal blocks of firms like Electrotherm and bank guarantee deduction for companies like DB Power. The letters were issued on the back of the recommendations of the InterMinisterial Group headed by Additional Secretary (Coal). In the case of DB...
  • IMG recommends deallocation of 2 coal mines allocated to PSUs November 5, 2012

    New Delhi: The InterMinisterial Group (IMG) on coal blocks has recommended deallocation of two coal mines allocated to PSUs on the ground of companies not developing them, sources said. The IMG on Monday reviewed 10 coal blocks allocated to public sector companies (PSUs), including Chhattisgarh Mineral Development Corporation (CMDC) and...
  • IMG meet today to decide fate of 33 coal mines November 5, 2012

    New Delhi: The InterMinisterial Group on coal blocks is set to begin a twoday meeting on Monday. It will be deciding the fate of 33 public sector coal blocks that were served notices for delays in production. These blocks had been allotted to the Chhattisgarh Mineral Development Corp and the...