Scandal

  • Kannada starlet honey traps a doctor, demands Rs 1 crore, police bust racket 04-07-2014 01:36 PM

    Bangalore: This incident has all the ingredients of a masala movie. A struggling actress and her friends with a 'criminal' background come together to extort money from the rich people after honey trapping them. The actress, who has acted in several Kannada and Tamil movies, seduces a rich doctor, they...
  • I haven't done anything to tarnish the game's image: N Srinivasan 03-07-2014 03:27 PM

    New Delhi: Maintaining firmly that his "conscience is clear", new ICC chairman N Srinivasan on Thursday said he has "done nothing to tarnish the image of the game" and will speak out once the Probe Committee headed by Justice (Retd) Mukul Mudgal tables the final report. "Let the report come...
  • IPL Scandal: Sourav Ganguly joins Mudgal committee investigations 18-06-2014 11:44 PM

    New Delhi: Former India captain Sourav Ganguly on Wednesday joined the investigations of Supreme Court appointed committee headed by Justice (Retd.) Mukul Mudgal to probe into allegations of betting and spot fixing in the sixth edition of IPL. Ganguly specially flew down here to attend the proceedings as the full...
  • SC denies urgent hearing on plea restraining Srinivasan from contesting for ICC chief post 16-06-2014 11:56 AM

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Monday refused to hear a plea by Cricket Association of Bihar (CAB) to stop the former BCCI president N Srinivasan from contesting for the ICC chief post. An apex court bench of Justice Vikramajit Sen and Justice Shiva Kirti Singh described as "unfair" that...
  • IPL Scandal: Sourav Ganguly joins Justice Mudgal probe panel 08-06-2014 06:47 PM

    Former India captain Sourav Ganguly on Sunday joined the Supreme Court-appointed Mudgal committee, which is probing the IPL betting and spot-fixing scandal, as an expert on cricketing affairs. The panel is headed by retd. Justice Mukul Mudgal and includes advocates L. Nageswara Rao, Niloy Dutta and senior IPS officer B.B....
  • Hillary Clinton says she has 'moved on' from Lewinsky scandal 05-06-2014 01:47 PM

    Washington: Hillary Clinton, a potential Democratic Party candidate for 2016 presidency bid, has said she has "moved on" from the Monica Lewinsky scandal that dominated her husband Bill's second term as US president. Clinton, in an interview with the People magazine released yesterday, said, "I think everybody needs to look...
  • N Srinivasan all set to chair ACC Meeting in Chennai 25-05-2014 08:06 PM

    New Delhi: The Indian cricket board's president-in-exile N Srinivasan is all set to chair a meeting of the Asian Cricket Council (ACC) in Chennai on Monday. The meeting has been kept a hush-hush affair as the Tamil Nadu strongman refused to divulge any information about it when he was contacted....
  • Aditya Verma writes against N Srinivasan to ICC's legal head 23-05-2014 04:55 PM

    New Delhi: Aditya Verma , the Cricket Association of Bihar (CAB) secretary and face of the anti N Srinivasan faction, has written a letter to ICC's head of legal affairs Iain Higgins alleging the violation of parent body's 'Code of Ethics' by the Tamil Nadu strongman. In his letter to...
  • IPL Scandal: Justice Mudgal Committee should uncover the guilty 23-05-2014 03:11 PM

    Even before the newly expanded Supreme Court's Justice Mudgal Probe Committee gets down to business comes the disturbing news that two players in the ongoing IPL 7 were approached by bookies to throw a match, according to Mr. Sunil Gavaskar who is appointed by the Supreme Court to oversee the...
  • Srinivasan moves Supreme Court seeking modification of orders 21-05-2014 11:57 PM

    Beleaguered N Srinivasan on Wednesday moved the Supreme Court seeking modification of its orders to enable him function as BCCI President for the non-IPL 2014 activities of cricket. Srinivasan has sought modification of apex court's March 28 and May 16 interim orders by which he was restrained from functioning as...
  • Aditya Verma to file contempt petition against BCCI, Srinivasan 21-05-2014 09:57 PM

    The unrecognised Cricket Association of Bihar chief Aditya Verma on Wednesday said he would file a contempt petition before the Supreme Court against BCCI, N Srinivasan and other important functionaries of the board for allegedly violating an earlier order of the top court. "Being a petitioner of this case, now...
  • IPL Scandal: Fully satisfied with the SC order, says Aditya Verma 16-05-2014 08:39 PM

    New Delhi: Cricket Association of Bihar secretary Aditya Verma on Friday expressed his satisfaction at the Supreme Court order which states that Retd Justice Mukul Mudgal-led three-member committee would continue with the IPL probe related to betting and spot-fixing. "I am fully satisfied with the order passed by the Honourable...
  • Aditya Verma alleges Srinivasan held secret meeting with IPL GC 14-05-2014 04:59 PM

    New Delhi: The unrecognised Cricket Association of Bihar chief Aditya Verma asked BCCI's interim President Sunil Gavaskar to clarify whether N Srinivasan attended an IPL Governing Council despite a Supreme Court order restraining him from participating in any Board activity. Citing the Supreme Court order, which forced Srinivasan to step...
  • Jaitley hits out at the EC over FIR against Modi 01-05-2014 02:10 PM

    New Delhi: A day after an FIR was filed against Narendra Modi for poll code violation, senior BJP leader Arun Jaitley hit out at the Election Commission saying that it acted in haste. In his blog, Jaitley said that Modi's byte to the media after casting his vote in Ahmedabad...
  • IPL Scandal: BCCI opposes Mudgal panel probe, SC reserves order on new panel 29-04-2014 11:50 AM

    The Supreme Court has reserved its order on the formation of new panel headed by Justice Mukul Mudgal to continue probing the betting and fixing allegations in the Indian Premier League, while the BCCI called the findings submitted so far as erroneous. Resuming hearing in the petition filed by Bihar...
  • IPL Scandal: BCCI face another probe panel as SC resumes hearing 29-04-2014 08:01 AM

    After giving his consent last week to continue probe into the Indian Premier League (IPL) spot-fixing and betting scandal, Justice Mukul Mudgal is expected to propose his panel in the Supreme Court as the apex body resumes hearing the case on Tuesday. On April 22, the Supreme Court rejected BCCI's...
  • Lalit Modi hails SC's decision to reject BCCI's proposed panel 22-04-2014 09:58 PM

    Former IPL Commissioner Lalit Modi welcomed the Supreme Court's decision to ask Justice Mukul Mudgal Committee to continue the IPL spot-fixing probe, hoping that it will "blow the lid" on corruption in the T20 league. After asking BCCI to form a committee for an internal probe, the apex court on...
  • IPL's snoopgate row? Further trouble for BCCI 22-04-2014 06:10 PM

    In what could be a potentially damaging development for the BCCI, it has now emerged that the Justice Mudgal panel probe into the IPL spot-fixing and betting case was being snooped upon. This shocking revelation, made by senior advocate Gopal Subramaniam appearing for the Mudgal panel in the Supreme Court...
  • IPL Scandal: Justice Mudgal agrees to continue probe, BCCI panel opposed 22-04-2014 04:39 PM

    Justice Mukul Mudgal Committee is now just awaiting Supreme Court's nod to continue its probe into the Indian Premier League (IPL) spot-fixing and betting case after the three-member panel proposed by the BCCI faced objection from petitioner Aditya Verma in the court on Tuesday, after which SC turned back to...
  • IPL scandal: Petitioner objects to BCCI panel, SC turns to Mudgal Committee 22-04-2014 11:39 AM

    The BCCI on Tuesday proposed its new three-member probe panel to the Supreme Court to investigate into the Indian Premier League (IPL) spot-fixing and betting scandal, but after objection from petitioner Aditya Verma, the SC turned back to Justice Mukul Mudgal Committee asking it to respond by 2 p.m. if...
  • IPL Scandal: Probe-panel member Justice Patel related to interim BCCI president Yadav 21-04-2014 08:25 PM

    In another major development in the IPL scandal and a day before an important Supreme Court hearing, member of the probe panel proposed by the BCCI, former Calcutta High Court Chief Justice JN Patel confirmed to CNN-IBN on Monday that he is the brother-in-law of interim BCCI president Shivlal Yadav....
  • Sharad Pawar questions Justice Patel and Shastri's appointment on IPL probe panel 21-04-2014 03:36 PM

    Mumbai: Former BCCI chief Sharad Pawar wants Justice JN Patel, who is part of a three-man probe panel set up by the board to investigate the IPL corruption scandal, to come clean on his reported links with the body's interim President Shivlal Yadav. He also deprecated the presence of former...
  • Lalit Modi demands CBI inquiry into IPL scandal 20-04-2014 10:50 PM

    Former IPL Commissioner Lalit Modi on Sunday opposed the three-member committee suggested by the BCCI to the Supreme Court to probe the IPL spot-fixing and betting scandal and demanded an inquiry by the CBI. "There should be no compromise on new panel. Current proposed panel has Srini cronies on it....
  • BCCI forms new IPL probe panel, to propose it to SC 20-04-2014 05:20 PM

    The BCCI on Sunday came up with a three-member panel to investigate the IPL betting and spot-fixing scandal. The decision was taken at the emergency Working Committee meeting held at the board's headquarters in Mumbai this afternoon. Former CBI director RK Raghavan, former Calcutta High Court chief justice JN Patel...
  • BCCI meet on IPL probe today, will Srinivasan be shown the door? 20-04-2014 07:45 AM

    Mumbai: In the wake of Supreme Court's scathing observations against N Srinivasan and the BCCI, the cricket board will hold its emergent Working Committee meeting in Mumbai on Sunday. With the Court putting BCCI on the backfoot by asking it to chart a course of action to investigate the contents...
  • Crucial BCCI meet to find new pathway in IPL spot-fixing case 19-04-2014 09:40 AM

    Mumbai: The Cricket Board's all-powerful Working Committee is to meet in Mumbai on Sunday afternoon at its headquarters to find a pathway to satisfy the latest directive of the Supreme Court in the case related to corruption in last year's IPL. The apex court, while turning down N Srinivasan's fresh...
  • IPL Scandal: Aditya Verma for Shashank Manohar as probe panel head 18-04-2014 06:16 PM

    New Delhi: The unrecognised Cricket Association of Bihar chief Aditya Verma, who has shaken the BCCI by dragging it to the Supreme Court over the IPL spot-fixing scandal, has demanded that the Board's former President Shashank Manohar head the probe panel against the scam. In a statement issued on Friday,...
  • Shivlal Yadav to chair BCCI meet 18-04-2014 03:01 PM

    Mumbai: Former Test off spinner Shivlal Yadav, the Supreme Court-appointed interim president of BCCI for non-IPL related matters, is to chair the Emergent Working Committee meeting of the Board here on Sunday. "I will be chairing the meeting," Yadav told PTI on Friday when queried on the issue. The BCCI...
  • No one in BCCI to take on Srinivasan, rues Shashank Manohar 17-04-2014 08:28 PM

    Former BCCI President Shashank Manohar on Thursday rued that there was no one in the board to take on N Srinivasan who is facing the heat over the IPL spot-fixing and betting scandal. Srinivasan, who had ignored repeated calls for his resignation, has been stripped of his presidential powers by...
  • BCCI Working Committee to discuss Supreme Court case 17-04-2014 07:40 PM

    Mumbai: Heeding to the demands of some affiliated state units, the BCCI has decided to convene an emergent Working Committee meeting here on April 20 to take stock of the developments relating to the case before the Supreme Court regarding IPL spot-fixing and betting scandal. "BCCI Working Committee meeting has...