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S Sreesanth seeks Vinod Rai's support over life-ban; likely to drag BCCI to court if attempt fails

S Sreesanth seeks Vinod Rai's support over life-ban; likely to drag BCCI to court if attempt fails

Sreesanth is determined that if this attempt also fails, he will have no other alternative but to seek judicial intervention for lifting the ban on him.

Rs 10,000 crore sufficient in 2017-18 for bank recapitalisation: Vinod Rai

The central government has provided Rs 10,000 crore for recapitalisation of banks owned by it in the Union Budget 2017-18.

BCCI vice-president TC Mathew re-opens doors of Indian cricket team for S Sreesanth

BCCI vice-president TC Mathew re-opens doors of Indian cricket team for S Sreesanth

Mathew also revealed how the present India A and U-19 coach Rahul Dravid convinced him of Sreesanth's ability as a bowler.

Newly appointed BCCI official Daina Edulji vows to put board in order

Newly appointed BCCI official Daina Edulji vows to put board in order

Edulji, was appointed Monday to a four-member team tasked by India`s Supreme Court to oversee the running of the BCCI.

My role in BCCI is that of a night-watchman, says cricketing body's new boss Vinod Rai

My role in BCCI is that of a night-watchman, says cricketing body's new boss Vinod Rai

The Supreme Court today appointed a four-member committee of administrators to run the affairs of the BCCI.

SC names Vinod Rai, Ram Chandra Guha, Diana Edulji, Vikram Limaye as BCCI's new administrators

SC names Vinod Rai, Ram Chandra Guha, Diana Edulji, Vikram Limaye as BCCI's new administrators

Earlier, the apex court had rejected nine names proposed by the Amicus Curiae`s - Gopal Subramanian and Anil Diwan for BCCI's functioning.

Bank employees unions contest proposal for performance linked pay

Bank employees unions contest proposal for performance linked pay

Bank employees unions have expressed their stiff opposition to any move to introduce performance linked incentive for public sector banks proposed by Banks Board Bureau (BBB) chief Vinod Rai.

VS Achuthanandan demands CBI probe into alleged theft in Padmanabha temple

The Marxist leader said both the Supreme Court appointed amicus curiae and the committee headed by former Comptroller and Auditor General Vinod Rai had come to the same conclusion that "gold valuables had been stolen."

'So what!' says ex-CAG Vinod Rai on civil servants using taxpayers' money to fund private trips

'So what!' says ex-CAG Vinod Rai on civil servants using taxpayers' money to fund private trips

Former Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) Vinod Rai, under whose watch the auditing body had reported on the 2G spectrum and coal blocks allocation irregularities, has defended private trips by government officials at taxpayers' expense.

Banks consolidation next fiscal, priority to end NPAs: BBB chief Vinod Rai

Banks consolidation next fiscal, priority to end NPAs: BBB chief Vinod Rai

The consolidation of more banks may begin from next fiscal as the priority today is to unlock the jammed lending system with the Non-Performing Assets (NPAs) sitting over balance sheets of banking institutions, Banks Board Bureau chief Vinod Rai said Tuesday.

Govt's solution for bad loans: Merge state-owned banks to 6 from 27

Govt's solution for bad loans: Merge state-owned banks to 6 from 27

Vinod Rai, a 68-year-old former auditor general of India, said consolidation has already begun with State Bank of India`s move to absorb five subsidiaries and Bharatiya Mahila Bank, a bank for women set up in 2013.

Intermediate mechanism for NPA resolution on anvil: Vinod Rai

Intermediate mechanism for NPA resolution on anvil: Vinod Rai

Worried over mounting bad loans, the Bank Board Bureau (BBB) is working out an "intermediate mechanism" to ensure early resolution of the problem and also to provide comfort to the bank management with regard to settlement of dues.

'Intermediate mechanism for NPA resolution on anvil'

'Intermediate mechanism for NPA resolution on anvil'

Worried over mounting bad loans, the Bank Board Bureau (BBB) is working out an "intermediate mechanism" to ensure early resolution of the problem and also to provide comfort to the bank management with regard to settlement of dues.

Bank Board Bureau holds first meet, discusses stressed assets

The maiden meeting of the newly-constituted Bank Board Bureau (BBB) on Friday discussed board-level vacancies as well as recognising stressed assets and resolving issues around them.

President Pranab Mukherjee confers Padma awards on Dhirubhai Ambani, Sania Mirza: Complete list is here

President Pranab Mukherjee confers Padma awards on Dhirubhai Ambani, Sania Mirza: Complete list is here

President Pranab Mukherjee presented five Padma Vibhushan, eight Padma Bhushan and 43 Padma Shri awards at the Civil Investiture Ceremony.

Vinod Rai's appointment a 'quid pro quo' by BJP govt: Surjewala

Criticising the appointment of former Comptroller and Editor General (CAG) Vinod Rai as the chairman of the newly-constituted Banks Board Bureau (BBB), Congress in charge of communications Randeep S. Surjewala on Sunday accused the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Government of "quid pro quo", while questioning the legality of such an appointment under Article 148 (4) of the Constitution.

Vinod Rai appointed first Chairman of Banks Board Bureau

Vinod Rai appointed first Chairman of Banks Board Bureau

Former CAG Vinod Rai was Sunday appointed first Chairman of the Banks Board Bureau, which will advise the government on top-level appointments at public sector lenders and ways to address the bad loans problem among other issues.

Dhirubhai Ambani, Shri Shri Ravi Shankar, Rajinikanth honoured with Padma Vibhushan; Anupam Kher, Vinod Rai to get Padma Bhushan

Dhirubhai Ambani, Shri Shri Ravi Shankar, Rajinikanth honoured with Padma Vibhushan; Anupam Kher, Vinod Rai to get Padma Bhushan

The Government of India on Monday announced the Padma awards for imminent persons for their distinguished and exceptional achievements under various categories for the year 2016.

Appointment process for new Delhi University VC set in motion

With Dinesh Singh slated to retire in mid October, government has put in motion the appointment of a new Vice Chancellor of Delhi University inviting application from prospective candidates on Wednesday.

Process for appointing a new VC for Delhi University​ begins

The process for appointing a new Vice Chancellor of Delhi University was set in motion on Thursday with the varsity's executive council nominating former CAG Vinod Rai and former ISRO chairman K Kasturirangan to a selection panel likely to be set up soon.