BCCI to discuss HotSpot at ICC meet in Dubai

BCCI interim chief Jagmohan Dalmiya today said the Board would discuss Warren Brennan`s observation on HotSpot technology at the ICC`s chief executive`s meeting on September 16 and 17.

Hotspot inventors want covering removed from bats

The inventors of cricket`s `Hotspot` technology have called for all protective covering to be removed from bats in order for the system to work properly.

World`s five hotspots of biodiversity

Here are five of the world`s highest biodiversity ecologies still over 70 percent intact as identified by the Conservation International.

Broad too has his doubts about Decision Review System

England all-rounder Stuart Broad appears to share the opinion of most Indian cricketers that the Decision Review System (DRS) requires reworking and improvement to be more effective and acceptable in international matches.

Five US urban counties lead terror hot spots list

Nearly a third of all terrorist attacks on American soil from 1970 to 2008 occurred in just five metropolitan US counties.

MLB to test cricket ‘Hot Spot’ system to improve umpiring

The short-sightedness of Indian cricket administrators could be a bonus for fans of Major League Baseball.

`Landlocked North-east a hotspot of trafficking`

The North East Region is a hot spot of human trafficking landlocked by international borders coupled with ethnic violence and armed conflict in the area, said Assam State Commission for Women chairperson Mridula Saharia Friday.

Technology is not the aid it is claimed to be: Harper

Former umpire Daryl Harper believes technology is "not the aid it is claimed to be" for on-field officials in international cricket.

BCCI gives ‘conditional nod’ to DRS

The BCCI has given a ‘conditional nod’ to the controversial Decision Review System (DRS).

Bihar hotspot of child marriage

Bihar is one of the hotspots of child
marriage in the country and on an average marriages of 67 per
cent of girls below 18 years of age are solemnised every year,
state Minister for Social Welfare Damodar Rawat said.