Combing operations in Telangana to flush out Maoists

Posted on   4:04 pm

Telangana DGP M Mahendar Reddy has said a massive combing operation and checking in villages was on to nab five CPI Maoists, including a senior member, carrying a reward of Rs 25 lakh, who escaped after an exchange of fire with police in Kumram Bheem Asifabad district on 14 July night.

SIT seeks info from public on Vikas Dubey’s criminal acts

Posted on   4:02 pm

A Special Investigation Team formed to probe the Kanpur ambush in which eight policemen were killed by Vikas Dubey and his henchmen, has sought information from the people on the gangster’s criminal antecedents, including his alleged connivance with various authorities.

NZ to end Super Rugby relationship with SA

Posted on   3:59 pm

New Zealand is set to end its 25-year Super Rugby relationship with South Africa. NZ Rugby Chief Executive Mark Robinson has confirmed that the body is now looking to move beyond Super Rugby and is open to private participation for ownership for a potential Asia-Pacific competition.

UAE ready to host IPL

Posted on   3:55 pm

Amid speculation that the currently suspended IPL could be held in the UAE due to the rising COVID-19 cases in India, Dubai Sports City’s Head of Cricket and Events Salman Hanif has said they are keeping the facilities ready for such an eventuality.

DC row: BCCI likely to appeal against court order

Posted on   3:05 pm

After a major boost when the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) won a legal battle against World Sports Group (WSG), it has suffered a blow as Bombay High Court appointed arbitrator passed an award in favour of now defunct IPL side Deccan Chargers which may see the Indian board having to shell out Rs 4800 crore to Deccan Chronicle Holdings (DCHL).