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Myanmar president to form new government, transfer power

 Myanmar President U Thein Sein on Saturday pledged to try his best to form the new government and smoothly transfer power to it.

Dilip Vengsarkar appointed as National Cricket Academy director

Dilip Vengsarkar appointed as National Cricket Academy director

Dilip Vengsarkar will succeed Brijesh Patel, who reportedly had to step down after BCCI introduced the conflict-of-interest guidelines.

BCCI to prune size of marketing, NCA committees

BCCI to prune size of marketing, NCA committees

Indian board's marketing committee has 29 members, NCA committee 17 and IPL Governing Council 16.

Code of conduct being drafted for Myanmar ceasefire signatories

Code of conduct being drafted for Myanmar ceasefire signatories

The code of conduct instructs troops from both sides on how to abide by the truce.

Ind vs SA: World T20 in mind, BCCI may not risk Mohammed Shami in last 2 Tests

Ind vs SA: World T20 in mind, BCCI may not risk Mohammed Shami in last 2 Tests

The Indian team management may not consider selecting Mohammed Shami for the final two Tests.

Ombudsman to be appointed at BCCI's AGM on November 9

Ombudsman to be appointed at BCCI's AGM on November 9

The Ombudsman would be appointed at BCCI's AGM meet on November 9.

BCCI ropes in Australian physio Andrew Leipus at NCA

BCCI ropes in Australian physio Andrew Leipus at NCA

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has roped in physiotherapist Andrew Leipus at the National Cricket Academy (NCA) in Bangalore.

Ahead of South Africa series, MS Dhoni trains in NCA

Ahead of South Africa series, MS Dhoni trains in NCA

Out of media glare, Indian skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni was spotted training at the National Cricket Academy in Bengaluru on Tuesday, by Circle of Cricket.

Salman Butt apologises to Shahid Afridi for spot-fixing fiasco

Salman Butt apologises to Shahid Afridi for spot-fixing fiasco

Pakistan's disgraced cricketer Salman Butt has tendered a personal apology to his former captain Shahid Afridi when they crossed paths at the national cricket academy in Lahore.

Mohammad Hafeez denies reports of bowling with `illegal action`

Mohammad Hafeez denies reports of bowling with `illegal action`

Pakistan all-rounder Mohammad Hafeez has denied the reports of him bowling with un-remedied bowling action in the National T20 Cup.

Pakistan's nuclear weapons 'not against anyone': Nawaz Sharif

Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Wednesday said his country would continue to maintain minimum nuclear deterrence for security purposes, but these weapons are "not against any one".

Ready to retire if no longer required for national duty: Saeed Ajmal

Ready to retire if no longer required for national duty: Saeed Ajmal

Senior spinner Saeed Ajmal has said that he is ready to retire from international cricket if the Pakistan cricket authorities tell him clearly he is no longer a part of their plans.

BCCI to extend cricket coaching through digital platforms

BCCI to extend cricket coaching through digital platforms

In an attempt to reach out to a larger audience of budding players, the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) is drawing up plans to provide basic and advanced modules of coaching through digital platforms.

National Cricket Academy to become High Performance Centre, may be shifted out of Bangalore

The National Cricket Academy could be converted to a High Performance Centre and may even be shifted out of the Karnataka capital if the required land is not provided by the state government.

Chennai conditions will be a test of my fitness: KL Rahul

Chennai conditions will be a test of my fitness: KL Rahul

Talented Karnataka opener KL Rahul missed out on the one-off Test tour of Bangladesh due to dengue but now is fighting fit as he gears up for the unofficial two-match 'Test' series against Australia 'A' starting here on July 22.

Injured Mohammed Shami hopes to start bowling soon

Injured Mohammed Shami hopes to start bowling soon

Injured India pacer Mohammed Shami hopes to start bowling in the nets from next month, saying his rehabilitation at the National Cricket Academy (NCA) was going in the right direction.

Coaches exchange programme with CA to be discussed at NCA meet

Coaches exchange programme with CA to be discussed at NCA meet

 The National Cricket Academy's new committee headed by MP Pandove in its first meeting will discuss the possibilities of having an exchange programme with Cricket Australia for coaches, physios and trainers.

I parted ways with BCCI amicably, says bowling coach Joe Dawes

I parted ways with BCCI amicably, says bowling coach Joe Dawes

India's bowling coach Joe Dawes on Tuesday affirmed that he was not sacked by the BCCI instead they parted ways "amicably" even as he was very much interested in working with the team at the upcoming World Cup.

Saeed Ajmal ban rouses Pakistan to action on `chucking`

Saeed Ajmal ban rouses Pakistan to action on `chucking`

The ban slapped on star spinner Saeed Ajmal has left Pakistan`s cricket chiefs frantically trying to take action on "chuckers", including dusting off expensive biomechanical testing kit that had laid unused for years.

National sports academy to encourage sports

To encourage sports in India, the government will set up a National Sports Academy, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said Thursday.