Working Committee

  • Pandove questions Srinivasan at BCCI Working Committee meet on India's overseas defeats 28-02-2014 08:37 PM

    Bhubaneswar: Former BCCI treasurer and Punjab Cricket Association secretary MP Pandove on Friday was the only member in the BCCI working committee to raise questions about India's disastrous performance in the recently concluded series in South Africa and New Zealand. India lost both Test and ODI series in both countries....
  • Rahul chairs CWC meeting, discusses LS poll manifesto 22-02-2014 09:32 AM

    New Delhi: As part of preparations for the Lok Sabha polls, Rahul Gandhi interacted with members of the Congress Working Committee on the strategy ahead and the issues to be stressed. Rahul's interaction came at a time when the AICC is in the midst of formulating a manifesto through an...
  • Andhra Pradesh CM not to attend AICC meeting in New Delhi 16-01-2014 11:15 PM

    Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Kiran Kumar Reddy will not attend the All India Congress Committee (AICC) meeting in New Delhi tomorrow because of the ongoing winter session of the state legislature. In a letter to AICC general secretary Janardhan Dwivedi on Thursday night, the AP Chief Minister expressed his...
  • Rahul Gandhi as PM candidate: CWC to meet amid divergent views 16-01-2014 06:09 PM

    Amid divergent views in the Congress on whether party vice president Rahul Gandhi should be projected as the prime ministerial candidate, the apex Congress Working Committee (CWC) will be meeting on Thursday. It will finalise the draft resolution for the All India Congress Committee (AICC) meeting on Friday. Thursday's meeting...
  • Rahul may not be named PM nominee yet, but may be given Sonia's role 16-01-2014 09:42 AM

    New Delhi: The Congress Working Committee is set to meet on Thursday to approve the resolution for the AICC session on Friday. CNN-IBN has learned that the resolution will be an economic and a political one. It will talk of inclusive growth, inflation and corruption. When it comes to the...
  • Our representative "ill-treated" at BCCI meeting: RCA 28-12-2013 01:30 PM

    Chennai: The Rajasthan Cricket Association on Saturday claimed that its representative Mehmood Abdi was ill-treated and not allowed to attend the BCCI Working Committee meeting to explain how his client and banned former IPL commissioner Lalit Modi was allowed to contest RCA elections. In an e-mail to BCCI Secretary Sanjay...
  • GoM likely to finalise a draft on Telangana today 21-11-2013 11:05 AM

    New Delhi: The Group of Ministers (GoM) are likely to finalise a draft on the formation of Telangana on Thursday. As per Article 3 of the Constitution, the draft bill will there after be sent to the Union Cabinet for approval and eventually to the President for approval. According to...
  • SA tour to be discussed at Working Committee meeting on Oct 26 18-10-2013 07:43 PM

    Mumbai: The BCCI has called a meeting of its Working Committee in Chennai on October 26, where the progress over the Indian team's South Africa tour is expected to come up for discussion and approval. "An emergency meeting of the BCCI Working Committee will take place on October 26 in...
  • 10 hilarious Twitter reactions to Rahul Gandhi's recent speech 18-10-2013 05:21 PM

    New Delhi: To reach out to the commoners and tribals in Shahdol (Madhya Pradesh), Rahul Gandhi used his speech to recollect the time when his mother Sonia Gandhi was in tears when she couldn't cast her vote in Lok Sabha for food security bill. "I will not go until the...
  • TRS President Chandrasekhar Rao for Hyderabad as Telangana capital, warns of stir 30-09-2013 12:34 AM

    Hyderabad: TRS President K Chandrasekhar Rao on Sunday threatened to launch second round of agitation if any restrictions are to be imposed by Centre on Hyderabad while addressing proposed division of Andhra Pradesh. KCR's statement came against the backdrop of reports that proposals like making Hyderabad a UT or a...
  • Spotlight on N Srinivasan in BCCI Working Committee meet 31-08-2013 07:00 PM

    Kolkata: The Supreme Court might have refused to grant him relief but a defiant N Srinivasan is expected to attempt a comeback as BCCI President after being forced to step aside, when the Board officials gather for the final Working Committee meeting in Kolkata on Sunday, 1st September 2013, before...
  • Srinivasan's call whether to attend WC meet or not: Patel 30-08-2013 11:29 PM

    New Delhi: The BCCI on Friday made it clear that it was upto N Srinivasan to take a call on whether he would like to attend the Sunday's working committee meeting in Kolkata. The BCCI secretary Sanjay Patel said it will be entirely Srinivasan's call but at the same time...
  • Srinivasan likely to attend Working Committee meet in Kolkata: Sawant 28-08-2013 11:25 PM

    Mumbai: BCCI treasurer Ravi Sawant on Wednesday said that Board President N Srinivasan is likely to attend the Working Committee meeting in Kolkata on September 1. "I think he (Srinivasan) should be attending. If he is attending, he will chair (the meeting)," Sawant told reporters on the sidelines of a...
  • Govt employees from Seemandhra protest outside Digvijaya's residence in Delhi 28-08-2013 10:52 PM

    A group of government employees from Seemandhra region of Andhra Pradesh staged a protest outside Congress general secretary Digvijay Singh's residence in New Delhi on Wednesday in support of a united state. According to sources, members of different employees union of the region had gone to meet Singh at his...
  • Despite opposition, N Srinivasan keen to head BCCI: sources 28-08-2013 03:36 PM

    New Delhi: Another flashpoint appears to be on the cards at the BCCI's working committee meeting on Sunday, with sources telling CNN-IBN that N Srinivasan is keen to attend the meeting. It appears Srinivasan is now insistent on taking charge of the BCCI regardless of the verdict the Supreme Court...
  • BCCI working committee to meet in Kolkata on Sunday 27-08-2013 05:04 PM

    Mumbai: Just under a month after its previous sitting in Delhi had to be adjourned on a technicality, the Cricket Board's working committee is to meet in Kolkata on Sunday. "The Working Committee is to meet in Kolkata on September 1. This is the last meeting of the committee before...
  • Andhra Pradesh division will serve no purpose: Union Minister 10-08-2013 03:30 PM

    Hyderabad: Maintaining that he never took a "U-turn" on the Andhra Pradesh bifurcation issue, Union Textiles Minister Kavuri Sambasiva Rao on Saturday asserted there was no need to divide the state only to serve the interests of a "few political leaders". Speaking openly for the first time after the July...
  • TRS rules out accepting Hyderabad as UT or joint capital 04-08-2013 08:04 PM

    Hyderabad: TRS chief K Chandrasekhar Rao voiced his opposition to any proposal making Hyderabad a permanent joint capital of Telangana and Andhra Pradesh or a Union Territory. Rao said the administration of Hyderabad should be run by the Telangana government. "TRS would have no objection if the new Andhra Pradesh...
  • Has Srinivasan underestimated the anger against him in the BCCI? 02-08-2013 03:43 PM

    New Delhi: The road back to the top of the BCCI does not appear as smooth as N Srinivasan may have thought. The BCCI Working Committee meeting in New Delhi on Friday was called off, with several IPL governing council members refusing to endorse the two-man probe panel's report that...
  • BCCI meet called off after members oppose Srinivasan's presence as chair 02-08-2013 01:26 PM

    New Delhi: The fault lines within the richest cricket board in the world appear to have deepened with the BCCI's Working Committee meeting being called off here on Friday after opposition to N Srinivasan's presence at the IPL meet. According to sources, several IPL governing council members present opposed the...
  • Srinivasan to chair board's meeting on Friday: BCCI secretary 01-08-2013 09:15 PM

    New Delhi: Unfazed by a Bombay High Court order which declared BCCI probe into the IPL spot-fixing scandal "illegal", a defiant N Srinivasan will chair the working committee here on Friday, signalling his formal return to the top post despite the furore. The crucial meeting will mark Srinivasan's return to...
  • Telangana: AP Assembly to pass a resolution on the issue now 30-07-2013 09:38 PM

    New Delhi: AICC General Secretary Ajay Maken on Tuesday announced a resolution on the formation of the creation of a separate state of Telangana. "Resolution has been passed in the CWC for the formation of a separate state of Telangana," he said. Over the complexity of the issue, Maken said...
  • Congress decision on Telangana likely today, tight security across AP 30-07-2013 07:53 AM

    New Delhi/Hyderabad: It's D-Day for Telangana as UPA allies are likely to discuss the Congress Core Group's proposal to create a separate state. The Congress Working Committee is set to meet after that meeting at 5.30 on Tuesday evening where the proposal is likely to be discussed. The CWC is...
  • UPA set to decide on Telangana, Centre sends more forces to Andhra 29-07-2013 06:17 PM

    New Delhi: As the Congress prepares to take a decision on bifurcating Andhra Pradesh to create Telangana, additional forces have been rushed to the state by the Union Home Ministry to maintain law and order. Union Home Ministry is in touch with the Andhra Pradesh DGP to monitor the law...
  • Telangana decision at Cong Working Committee meet on Tuesday: Digvijaya 29-07-2013 02:20 PM

    New Delhi: Ahead of the Congress Working Committee meeting on Tuesday, senior party leader Digvijaya Singh on Monday said that a decision on bifurcating Andhra Pradesh to create Telangana will be taken at the meet. However, Digvijaya clarified that the he was not aware about the agenda of CWC meet....
  • Telangana under consideration: How a new state is created 29-07-2013 01:10 PM

    New Delhi: The Telangana statehood issue which first came out in the open in 1960s may take some more time to officially get a separate identity. The UPA Coordination Committee and the Congress Working Committee are likely to meet on Tuesday at 5.30 pm to decide on the bifurcation of...
  • Congress ready to bite the bullet on Telangana, final call on Tuesday 29-07-2013 11:20 AM

    New Delhi: The struggle for a separate Telangana state by dividing Andhra Pradesh seems to be in the final stages despite the bumpy road ahead. Under pressure from Andhra Pradesh leaders including Chief Minister N Kiran Kumar Reddy, the UPA Coordination Committee and the Congress Working Committee are likely to...
  • Spot-fixing, SA tour top focus in BCCI Working Committee meet 28-07-2013 09:29 AM

    The BCCI Working Committee will meet in Kolkata on Sunday and is expected to discuss various issues, including the IPL spot-fixing report and India's tour of South Africa later this year. Sources have told CNN-IBN that the Committee is looking to curtail India's tour to South Africa later this year...
  • Telangana statehood: Andhra Cong leaders write to Sonia, urge her not to divide the state 27-07-2013 03:32 PM

    New Delhi: As the Congress and the UPA government appear to be veering towards formation of a separate Telangana state, Andhra Pradesh Congress leaders have written to party president Sonia Gandhi urging her not to split the state. They have also sought an appointment with the Congress President. This comes...
  • SA tour itinerary up for discussion at BCCI working committee meet 27-07-2013 02:39 PM

    Kolkata: The itinerary for the upcoming tour of South Africa and a disciplinary panel report on sacked IPL chief Lalit Modi are among the issues that would dominate discussions when the BCCI's working committee meets here on Sunday. The BCCI is keen on playing two Tests, five ODIs and two...