Transfer

  • Facebook plans to provide mobile payment services: Report 15-04-2014 10:32 AM

    Bangalore: Facebook Inc is preparing to join the mobile-payments race with remittances and electronic-money services on the social network, the Financial Times reported on Sunday, citing several people involved in the process. The company is close to obtaining approval from the Central Bank of Ireland to start a service that...
  • Dortmund to buy midfielder Nuri Sahin from Real Madrid 11-04-2014 04:42 PM

    Berlin: Borussia Dortmund will make use of an option to buy on-loan midfielder Nuri Sahin from Real Madrid, making his return to last season's Champions League runners-up permanent, the German club said on Friday. Turkey international Sahin, a product of Dortmund's youth system, joined Real in 2011 but after failing...
  • Mamata blinks after EC's stern order, says will replace the officials 08-04-2014 07:41 PM

    Kolkata: West Bengal Chief Minister and TMC leader Mamata Banerjee finally bowed down before the Election Commission and agreed to transfer the officials as per its directive. The EC had on Monday ordered removal of five SPs, a district magistrate and two ADMs following complaints against them. However, the TMC...
  • Transfer errant officials by Wednedday 10 am, EC tells West Bengal 08-04-2014 06:32 PM

    Kolkata: The Election Commission has set a fresh deadline for the West Bengal government to transfer six of its officials on poll duty after its earlier deadline of 2.30 pm ended on Tuesday. The EC has now asked the state government to transfer the six official by 10 am on...
  • WB government backtracks after EC threat, says will replace officers 08-04-2014 01:01 PM

    Kolkata: In a face-saving act, the West Bengal government on Tuesday proposed the names of three alternative officers to Election Commission after its 2.30 pm deadline ended for the transfer of six officials who were on poll duty. The government had earlier defied the EC orders with Chief Minister Mamata...
  • Barcelona to appeal FIFA transfer ban, says club 03-04-2014 12:07 AM

    Barcelona: Barcelona will lodge an appeal to try to overturn a ban on participating in the transfer market for breaching rules on the international transfer of foreign under-18 players, the club said on Wednesday. FIFA, soccer's world governing body, announced earlier on Wednesday that it had banned Barca from the...
  • EC transfers 44 officials in Uttar Pradesh 26-03-2014 11:51 PM

    The Election Commission (EC) late transferred 44 officials posted in various districts of Uttar Pradesh on Wednesday, officials said. The officials removed include 22 district magistrates - among them of Mainpuri, Rampur, Pratapgarh, Deoria, Maharajganj, Meerut - and district police chiefs. Senior superintendents of police of 19 districts, including Jhansi,...
  • Election Commission transfers six Bihar officials 26-03-2014 07:31 PM

    The Election Commission today transferred six Bihar officials including an IAS and three IPS officers in view of the Lok Sabha elections. Bhojpur district magistrate Pankaj Kumar Pal has been replaced by primary education director M Saravanan. Similarly, Samastipur SP Chandrika Prasad has been replaced by AIG P Kannan. Muzaffarpur...
  • Manchester United captain Nemanja Vidic to join Inter Milan 05-03-2014 05:40 PM

    Manchester United captain Nemanja Vidic will join Inter Milan for next season, the Serie A side announced on Wednesday. The 32-year-old Serbia central defender said last month he would be leaving the Premier League champions at the end of this term and was looking at moving to a team outside...
  • 94 RAS officers transferred in Rajasthan 28-02-2014 09:49 PM

    In yet another major reshuffle, Rajasthan Government today transferred 94 officers of Rajasthan Administrative Services (RAS) with immediate effect. Of the 94 officers, 31 RAS officers have been shifted to vacant posts in parts of Rajasthan, officials said. Alok Kumar Sain, who was Deputy Commissioner, Rajasthan Elementary Education Council, has...
  • Major administrative reshuffle, 23 IAS officers transferred 23-02-2014 11:59 AM

    In a major reshuffle, 23 IAS officers, including nine district collectors, were on Saturday transferred in Rajasthan. Rajasthan Primary Education Commissioner Nareshpal Gangwar has been posted as Secretary, Education Department while Ajmer Collector Vaibhav Galaraia has been shifted to Udaipur Division as commissioner, officials said. Collectors of Sri Ganganagar, Jodhpur,...
  • Inter Milan's Javier Zanetti denies Chelsea move rumours 22-02-2014 09:19 AM

    Rome: Inter Milan captain Javier Zanetti has denied he plans to join Jose Mourinho at Chelsea, despite newspaper reports he could move into coaching at the London club. "I have a great rapport with Mourinho. We hear from each other frequently, but we've never discussed these things," the 40-year-old Argentine...
  • Congress writes to EC on issue of transfer of UP officials 15-02-2014 08:46 PM

    Uttar Pradesh Congress chief Nirmal Khatri has written to Election Commission expressing concern over what he said was the growing number of transfers being carried out by the state government in the run up to Lok Sabha elections. "The Lok Sabha elections are (to be held later this year) and...
  • Another administrative reshuffle in UP, 9 IAS officers transferred 14-02-2014 12:07 AM

    In yet another administrative reshuffle, Uttar Pradesh government on Thursday night transferred nine senior IAS officers, besides making changes in the posting of two others and relieving two more of additional charges. Kumar Kamlesh, awaiting posting, has been made the new Commissioner of Varanasi while Commissioner Bareilly Gurdeep Singh has...
  • State government transfers 25 IAS officers in major administrative reshuffle 08-02-2014 07:31 PM

    In a major administrative reshuffle, the Uttar Pradesh government on Saturday transferred 25 IAS officers, including district magistrate of Lucknow, an official spokesman said in Lucknow. The government has put Lucknow District Magistrate Anurag Yadav on the wait list while Rajshekhar, District Magistrate of Allahabad, has been posted in his...
  • State government transfers 42 IPS officers 08-02-2014 03:31 PM

    In a major reshuffle in the top echelon of Madhya Pradesh police department, the state government has transferred 42 IPS officers. Yogesh Choudhary, Deputy Inspector General (Khargone), will be the new IG for Bhopal, an official release said here late Friday evening. Shailendra Shrivastava, the director of Sports, has been...
  • Six IAS, 24 BAS officials transferred 05-02-2014 11:57 PM

    Effecting a reshuffle, the state government on Wednesday transferred 30 officials, including six IASofficers, according to an official notification. Devendra Kumar Verma (1999 batch IAS officer) has been transferred from his present posting as the Director, Land Acquisition and made the Joint Secretary, Revenue Board, the notification said. Animesh Kumar...
  • State government transfers 53 IAS officers in major administrative reshuffle 04-02-2014 10:52 PM

    Carrying out a major administrative reshuffle, the Uttar Pradesh government on Tuesday night transferred 53 IAS officers, including two commissioners and 29 district magistrates. The government transferred commissioners of Mirzapur Shambhu Nath Shukla and Faizabad Sanjay Prasad. Ajay Kumar Singh is the new commissioner of Mirzapur while Vipin Kumar Dwivedi...
  • High level search for Azam Khan's buffaloes ends, 3 officers transferred 03-02-2014 08:16 AM

    Lucknow: The Uttar Pradesh Police has finally tracked down Minister Azam Khan's stolen buffaloes. The Samajwadi Party leader's seven buffaloes had gone missing from his farmhouse in Rampur on the intervening night of Friday and Saturday. It is being informed that three police officials are facing transfer due to the...
  • Argentina's Ever Banega joins Newell's on loan from Valencia 02-02-2014 12:46 PM

    Argentina midfielder Ever Banega has joined Newell's Old Boys on loan from Valencia for the rest of the season looking for regular playing time to prepare for the World Cup finals. "The loan will be effective until June 30, 2014 with an option to buy the midfielder's full transfer rights,...
  • Arsenal signed Kim Kallstrom despite his back injury 02-02-2014 10:56 AM

    London: Arsenal signed Kim Kallstrom on loan from Spartak Moscow on Friday even though the Premier League club identified that the Sweden midfielder was carrying a back injury during his medical examination. It is unclear how long Kallstrom, who was brought in to alleviate the team's midfield problems, will be...
  • 25 IAS officers transferred in Madhya Pradesh 01-02-2014 10:54 PM

    The Madhya Pradesh government has transferred 25 IAS officers. Naresh Kumar Pal, currently a Secretary, has now been posted as Collector of Narsinghpur district in place of Sanjeev Singh, who has been posted as Director (Skill Development), Jabalpur. Deputy Secretary, Labour, Rahabhaiya Prajapti has been appointed as Collector of Ashoknagar...
  • Fulham big mover on last day of transfer window 31-01-2014 11:34 PM

    London: Fulham claimed Germany midfielder Lewis Holtby and Greece striker Kostas Mitroglou while Cardiff accepted the loan of winger Wilfried Zaha from Manchester United as struggling English Premier League clubs reinforced their squads on Friday. The rush on contracts came as the January transfer window was closing late Friday. The...
  • Everton sign Czech goalkeeper Jindrich Stanek 31-01-2014 09:05 PM

    Prague: Sparta Prague say their backup goalkeeper Jindrich Stanek has agreed to move to Everton. In a statement on Friday, Sparta said the clubs have agreed not to disclose details of the transfer. Everton said on their website the 17-year-old Stanek signed a contract to the end of the 2015-16...
  • Chelsea sign Kurt Zouma and loan him back to St Etienne 31-01-2014 06:52 PM

    London: France Under-21 international defender Kurt Zouma joined Chelsea from St Etienne on Friday and was immediately loaned back to the Ligue 1 outfit for the rest of the season, the London club confirmed. Zouma, 19, joined St Etienne's academy at the age of 14, turning professional in 2011 and...
  • Manchester United duo Zaha, Fabio join Cardiff 31-01-2014 04:34 PM

    Cardiff: Manchester United highly rated winger Wilfried Zaha has completed his loan move to Cardiff on the final day of the January transfer window. The 21-year-old Zaha helped Crystal Palace secure promotion through the English playoffs last year but was relegated to the bench with the Red Devils this season....
  • Norwich strengthen defence by signing Nigerian Yobo 31-01-2014 07:26 AM

    London: Norwich City have signed Nigeria centre back Joseph Yobo on loan from Turkish club Fenerbahce until the end of the season to provide cover for the injured Michael Turner. Yobo, 33, brings a wealth of experience to Carrow Road, not least his inside knowledge of the English Premier League...
  • Sunderland sign Argentina striker Ignacio Scocco 30-01-2014 08:01 PM

    Sunderland: Argentina striker Ignacio Scocco has completed his move to Sunderland from Brazilian club Internacional. The 28-year-old Scocco has signed a 2 -year deal with Sunderland, becoming Gus Poyet's fourth capture in the January transfer window. Scocco's compatriots Oscar Ustari and Santiago Vergini have already signed for the north-east England...
  • English clubs help boost 2013 global transfer spending 29-01-2014 04:01 PM

    English clubs led the way as worldwide spending on international transfers shot up by 41 percent last year to reach $3.7 billion, FIFA said in a report published on Wednesday. English clubs spent $913 million on international transfers in 2013, an increase of 51 per cent over the previous year....
  • Napoli sign Brazilian defender Henrique 29-01-2014 10:33 AM

    Rio de Janeiro: Napoli have signed Brazilian defender Henrique from Palmeiras for four million euros, media reports said. The Italian club agreed to the deal on Tuesday after an initial loan proposal was rejected by the Brazilian club, Xinhua quoted Estado de S.Paulo as saying. Henrique already has experience in...