Burundi activists suspend government talks after opposition figure murdered

Activists in Burundi behind weeks of protests against President Pierre Nkurunziza`s controversial bid to seek a third term said Sunday they were suspending talks with the government after the murder of an opposition figure.

Dolphin reality show filming suspended in Portugal

Animal protection groups say they have successfully suspended the recording of a TV series "Dolphins with the Stars" in Portugal.

AFC general secretary suspended over `cover up`
AFC general secretary suspended over `cover up`

Asian Football Confederation general secretary Alex Soosay was suspended on Wednesday over allegations he tried to hide documents during an audit that was prompted by corruption claims.

Rishi Kapoor back on Twitter, supports Salman Khan
Rishi Kapoor back on Twitter, supports Salman Khan

Veteran star Rishi Kapoor, who is known for speaking his mind and staging controversies post that recently hogged the limelight for stating on his micro-blogging account that he feels the need to quit Twitter over a lot of people disrespecting seniors and the resultant negativity. However, later he was back on Twitter and posted a number of tweets extending his support to Salman Khan. The actor's 5-year jail term has been suspended by the Bombay High Court and he has been granted bail.

Carlos Tevez driving licence suspended for `Mont Blanc speeding`
Carlos Tevez driving licence suspended for `Mont Blanc speeding`

Juventus and Argentina striker Carlos Tevez has had his driving licence suspended after being caught speeding through the Mont Blanc Tunnel, Italian media reported Thursday.
 

UP constable suspended on charges of rape attempt

The district police chief today suspended a constable on charges of rape attempt and indiscriminate firing.

Miami Dolphins flop Dion Jordan facing season-long drug ban
Miami Dolphins flop Dion Jordan facing season-long drug ban

Miami Dolphins defensive end Dion Jordan is to be suspended for the entirety of the upcoming 2015 season after violating the NFL`s drug policy for the third time in two years, reports said Tuesday.

Mumbai model rape case: 3 accused cops suspended

 Three policemen accused of raping and extorting money from a model have been suspended while two officers have been transferred for "inept" handling of the case.

Indonesian Super League fails to restart
Indonesian Super League fails to restart

The Indonesian Super League remained suspended on Saturday despite plans by the local football association (PSSI) to restart the competition after a two week government suspension.

Greg Hardy banned for 10 games
Greg Hardy banned for 10 games

Defensive end Greg Hardy will miss the first 10 games of the 2015 season after the National Football League`s disciplinary committee suspended him for "conduct detrimental to the league."

Suspended shuttler Lee Chong Wei nominated for Malaysian award
Suspended shuttler Lee Chong Wei nominated for Malaysian award

Former badminton world number one Lee Chong Wei has been nominated for Malaysia`s 2014 sportsman of the year award despite being provisionally suspended for a doping offence.

Venezuela star Juan Arango suspended for two games for biting
Venezuela star Juan Arango suspended for two games for biting

Former Venezuela international Juan Arango has been suspended for two matches for biting an opponent in the Mexican football league last weekend.

Pakistan hockey suspends training camp due to lack of funds
Pakistan hockey suspends training camp due to lack of funds

Once a source of pride for the nation, Pakistan hockey is facing a battle for survival after the national hockey federation suspended a national training camp because it couldn't pay the players and coaches daily allowances.

National Para-Athletics Controversy: Five PCI committee members suspended, AGM called
National Para-Athletics Controversy: Five PCI committee members suspended, AGM called

The Paralympic Committee of India on Saturday suspended four office bearers and one official of PCI to ensure a fair probe into allegations of misappropriation of funds, the move coming in the wake of controversy created due to gross mismanagement at 15th National Para-Athletics Championships.

British big man Joel Freeland, Pistons` Shawne Williams banned by NBA
British big man Joel Freeland, Pistons` Shawne Williams banned by NBA

Portland Trail Blazers center Joel Freeland of England and Detroit Pistons forward Shawne Williams were suspended one game without pay by the NBA on Saturday for exchanging head-butts.

Mexican striker Nava banned for eight months for doping
Mexican striker Nava banned for eight months for doping

Striker Julio Cesar Nava of first division Chiapas has been suspended for eight months for doping, the Mexican Football Federation (FMF) said on Thursday.

Sunderland's Adam Johnson bailed until March 18: Reports
Sunderland's Adam Johnson bailed until March 18: Reports

Sunderland and England midfielder Adam Johnson has been bailed until March 18 after being arrested on Monday on suspicion of having sex with an under-age girl, the BBC reported on Tuesday.

Chelsea suspend two more fans in Paris racism probe
Chelsea suspend two more fans in Paris racism probe

Chelsea announced they had suspended two more people from the club`s Stamford Bridge stadium on Friday as their investigation into the Paris Metro racism incident gathered pace.

Chelsea suspend three fans after racist incident in Paris
Chelsea suspend three fans after racist incident in Paris

Chelsea have suspended three people from their Stamford Bridge stadium following an investigation into a racist incident, captured in amateur video footage on the Paris metro, the club said on Thursday.

World Cup revives a career interrupted for Grant Elliott
World Cup revives a career interrupted for Grant Elliott

Watching the 1992 World Cup got New Zealand`s Grant Elliott suspended from school but also set him on the path to a career as a professional cricket.