NBA commissioner Adam Silver calls for federal move to allow sport bets
NBA commissioner Adam Silver calls for federal move to allow sport bets

NBA commissioner Adam Silver called Thursday for changes to US laws that ban gambling on sports events in most states, saying American attitudes have changed regarding such betting.

Ted Bishop firing backed for "lil girl" Ian Poulter row
Ted Bishop firing backed for "lil girl" Ian Poulter row

PGA commissioner Tim Finchem and the LPGA both came out solidly Saturday in support of the firing of Ted Bishop as PGA of America president after "inappropriate" remarks on Twitter.

Delhi High Court restores Lalit Modi's passport
Delhi High Court restores Lalit Modi's passport

Former Indian Premier League (IPL) commissioner, Lalit Modi can finally return to India. In a landmark judgment, Delhi High Court on Wednesday restored his passport. Besides, the ruling also set aside all the previous orders on the 48-year-old cricket administrator.

Executive to succeed Bud Selig as Major League Baseball chief

Major League Baseball will have a new boss from January after chief operating officer Rob Manfred was elected Thursday to succeed the long-serving Bud Selig as commissioner.

Donald Sterling hands control of L.A. Clippers to wife: Source

Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling, banned from the NBA for racist remarks, has handed controlling interest in his team to his wife, the co-owner, and she is negotiating with the league to sell the club, a source with knowledge of the situation said on Friday.

FIFA procedures need to change: Gulati

The United States would consider bidding for the 2026 World Cup only if FIFA makes some changes to the bidding process, US Soccer president Sunil Gulati said Wednesday.

US Sikh man prevented from carrying `kirpan` on jury duty

An American Sikh man has been denied permission to carry a `kirpan` or ceremonial dagger while serving on a jury by a California court.

UK asks Muslim women to help stop Syria Jihadists

Scotland Yard`s counter-terrorism chiefs today appealed to Muslim women in the UK to prevent their relatives from travelling to Syria to fight against President Bashar al-Assad`s regime after a rise in arrests related to the conflict was reported.

Mark Tatum appointed NBA Deputy Commissioner, COO

The NBA Board of Governors have unanimously approved the appointment of Mark Tatum as NBA Deputy Commissioner and Chief Operating Officer.

BCCI to "intervene" in Supreme Court case on Modi issue

Faced with the tricky issue of how to deal with the possible re-entry of banned former IPL Commissioner Lalit Modi into Rajasthan Cricket Association, the BCCI on Saturday decided to become a party in the Supreme Court case challenging the RCA polls and get its position clarified.

Neeraj Kumar hails `Police Dial 100`, calls cops `great actors`

Delhi Police Commissioner Neeraj Kumar is glad that a TV reality show like ‘Police Dial 100’, which will showcase real life investigations carried by the police teams, is being brought out. He feels it is an attempt to bring the common people closer to the police department.

Mumbai I-T Commissioner arrested for graft

The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) arrested a top Income Tax official on graft charges.

Pak removes Indus Water Commissioner

Pakistan government removed its long-serving Indus Waters Commissioner Jamaat Ali Shah and gave his deputy additional charge of the post.

Treat people with compassion: Delhi CP to new SIs

Treat people approaching you like
the way you want your family members to be treated by police
-- this was the advice of Delhi Police Commissioner to 336
Sub-Inspectors who were inducted into the force on Saturday.

Delhi Police Commissioner just an email away

If you have a suggestion for
better policing or a grievance against any policeman -- Delhi
Police Commissioner B K Gupta is now just an email away.

BK Gupta takes over as Delhi Police Commissioner

A change from old ways to a people-friendly policing, revamp of elite anti-terror wing Special Cell and a women-centric approach are high on the agenda of BK Gupta who took over as the new Delhi Police Commissioner.

BK Gupta takes over as Delhi Police Commissioner

Senior IPS officer BK Gupta Wednesday took over as Delhi Police Commissioner replacing YS Dadwal who will be new chief of Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB).

Metro Rail Safety Commissioner inspects Sarita Vihar-Badarpur

A small metro stretch between Sarita Vihar and Badarpur in south Delhi was inspected by the Commissioner of Metro Rail Safety for his clearance and
he is likely to give the green signal tommorrow for the opening of the line.

Delhi Police chief to move out; DG Prisons tipped to be new CP

Yudhbir Singh Dadwal is all set
to move out as Commissioner of Delhi Police and will take over
as the head of a paramilitary force.

Former Central Excise official sentenced to four years in jail

A retired Central Excise
Commissioner has been sentenced by a CBI court to four years
of imprisonment for causing a loss of about Rs 27 crore to the
government exchequer.