Departmental proceedings can go after retirement of govt employee: Supreme Court

Departmental proceedings against a government employee for grave misconduct and negligence do not come to an end with his retirement and can continue even after that, the Supreme Court has held.

Dept proceedings can go after retirement of govt employee: SC

Departmental proceedings against a government employee for grave misconduct and negligence do not come to an end with his retirement and can continue even after that, the Supreme Court has held.

China`s Li Na rules out retirement U-turn
China`s Li Na rules out retirement U-turn

Chinese star Li Na ruled out a return to tennis Sunday despite quitting the sport just months after winning her second Grand Slam title.

Former France defender William Gallas calls it quits at 37
Former France defender William Gallas calls it quits at 37

Former France defender William Gallas has announced his retirement, bringing to an end a decorated 19-year professional career, he said on Thursday.

Jack Wilshere studying Xabi Alonso, Andrea Pirlo in his footballing education
Jack Wilshere studying Xabi Alonso, Andrea Pirlo in his footballing education

England midfielder Jack Wilshere has been watching clips of Xabi Alonso and Andrea Pirlo as he bids to fill the holding midfield void created by the international retirement of Steven Gerrard.

Preeja Sreedharan to bid adieu to athletics
Preeja Sreedharan to bid adieu to athletics

Long distance runner Preeja Sreedharan is all set to bid adieu to athletics after the National Games to be held in Kerala next year.

Dirk Kuyt calls times on Netherlands
Dirk Kuyt calls times on Netherlands

Dutch international forward Dirk Kuyt announced on Friday he was calling time on his career with the Oranje after a decade playing for the national side.

Aussie cycling great Cadel Evans announces he will retire in February
Aussie cycling great Cadel Evans announces he will retire in February

Cadel Evans, the only Australian to win the Tour de France, announced on Thursday he will retire next February.

Asian Games: Abhinav Bindra bags bronze in 10m Air Rifle event

Abhinav Bindra gets bronze in 10m Air Rifle at the Asian games. With this victory, he also announced that he will be retiring.

`Sad day` for tennis, says Martina Hingis on Li Na`s exit
`Sad day` for tennis, says Martina Hingis on Li Na`s exit

Swiss tennis legend Martina Hingis said Friday Li Na`s retirement was a loss to world tennis, crediting the Chinese star with raising the game`s profile in her home country.

Manny Pacquiao fight, ''let's make it happen'' says Floyd Mayweather
Manny Pacquiao fight, ''let's make it happen'' says Floyd Mayweather

It took just minutes after Floyd Mayweather Jr had scored a dominant win over Argentine Marcos Maidana on Saturday before the undefeated welterweight champion faced the inevitable question.

Franck Ribery's retirement is not my fault: Antoine Griezmann
Franck Ribery's retirement is not my fault: Antoine Griezmann

Rising star Antoine Griezmann denied claims that he was the cause of Franck Ribery's decision to retire from the French national football team.

Michael Clarke rules out ODI retirement
Michael Clarke rules out ODI retirement

Australia captain Michael Clarke has dismissed any suggestions he might quit one day cricket after returning home from the Zimbabwe tour with a hamstring injury.

Houses for 9,000 Maharashtra policemen soon after retirement

Around 9,000 police constables in Maharashtra would soon get a house of their own in adjoining Navi Mumbai after retirement.

Xabi Alonso announces international retirement
Xabi Alonso announces international retirement

Real Madrid midfielder Xabi Alonso has announced his retirement from international football.

Lleyton Hewitt pushed to US Open exit, but no retirement talk
Lleyton Hewitt pushed to US Open exit, but no retirement talk

Thirteen years after winning the U.S. Open, Lleyton Hewitt was back out on Arthur Ashe Stadium court sweating under a blazing sun on Wednesday, still battling, still fist-pumping and still not ready to call it a career.

Gearbox problem forces Narain Karthikeyan`s retirement at Motegi

A gearbox issue cost Narain Karthikeyan a points finish after a crazy, incident-packed Super Formula round four that concluded here today.

My dream is to manage England, says Rio Ferdinand

Former England defender Rio Ferdinand says that his dream is to manage the Three Lions after retirement. After spending 12 fruitful years with Manchester United, he moved to Loftus Road, where his brother Anton Ferdinand played for two seasons.

Boris Becker surprised by criticism of appointment by Novak Djokovic

Boris Becker says he was surprised by the level of criticism when world number one Novak Djokovic took him on as his coach last year.

Mahela Jayawardene impact will be felt for years

Mahela Jayawardene closed the curtain on an illustrious test career on Monday, leaving a huge gap in the Sri Lanka batting order as well as the dressing room, which the island country will find difficult to bridge.