Lalit Modi's lawyer makes serious allegations against three senior UPA ministers

Lalit Modi's lawyer Mehmood Abdi makes serious allegations against three senior UPA Ministers (P Chidambaram, Shashi tharoor and Salman khurshid) during a press conference in Mumbai on Monday.

Swiss say no plans to question FIFA chief Blatter for now

Swiss say no plans to question FIFA chief Blatter for now

Swiss authorities said Thursday there were no plans as yet to question FIFA`s veteran leader Sepp Blatter in their investigation of money laundering and corruption allegations against football`s main international body.

Sofia Vergara calls ex's 'frozen embryos' allegations false

Sofia Vergara calls ex's 'frozen embryos' allegations false

"Modern Family" star Sofia Vergara has dismissed her ex-fiance Nick Leob's claims that she refused to protect a pair of frozen embryos, they created while they were engaged.

Rihanna denies snorting cocaine in Instagram video

Rihanna denies snorting cocaine in Instagram video

Rihanna has denied the rumors of her snorting cocaine in a recent video of Coachella and claimed that she was just smoking marijuana.

Russia leap from scandal to top of European medal table

Russia leap from scandal to top of European medal table

Russian athletics, in the dock after recent allegations about widespread doping among their elite performers, was back on top of the medal table at the European Indoor Championships on Sunday.

Barcelona president points finger at predecessor in Neymar tax probe

Barcelona president points finger at predecessor in Neymar tax probe

Barcelona president Josep Bartomeu pointed the finger at his predecessor on Friday over allegations of tax fraud linked to the signing of Brazilian striker Neymar.

Boxing champ Jermain Taylor pleads not guilty to Arkansas assault charges

Boxing champ Jermain Taylor pleads not guilty to Arkansas assault charges

Boxing champion Jermain Taylor pleaded not guilty on Tuesday to multiple criminal charges related to allegations of threatening a family at a Martin Luther King Jr. Day parade in Little Rock, and was ordered held pending $50,000 bond.

'Fake Sheikh' evidence prompts Pakistan re-think: Report

'Fake Sheikh' evidence prompts Pakistan re-think: Report

Prosecutors are re-examining the criminal convictions of three Pakistan players jailed in 2011 over spot-fixing allegations, according to a report in Britain`s Guardian newspaper,

Three more women accuse Bill Cosby of sexual assault

Three more women accuse Bill Cosby of sexual assault

Three more women have accused comedian and actor Bill Cosby of sexually assaulting them during the 1980s and 1990s, adding to a litany of similar charges dogging the screen star.

Excessive allegations weaken democracy: PM Modi

 Excessive allegations by the media can weaken democracy, particularly when allegations replace proper criticism, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said here Saturday.

Japan coach Javier Aguirre denies Spain match fixing allegations

Japan coach Javier Aguirre denies Spain match fixing allegations

Japan coach Javier Aguirre on Saturday denied allegations that he was part of a match-fixing scandal that has rocked world football.

Russian doping whistleblowers `have more proof`

Russian doping whistleblowers `have more proof`

The whistleblowers who made serious allegations of doping in Russian athletics insist they have more proof to back-up their accusations and are waiting to hear from the IAAF and WADA.

Russian athletics chief steps down from IAAF role

Russian athletics chief steps down from IAAF role

The head of Russia`s athletics federation has stepped down from his role as treasurer of the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) because of the investigation into allegations of doping in Russia.

Argentina`s top football clubs searched in graft probe

Argentina`s top football clubs searched in graft probe

Authorities launched searches Wednesday at 23 top Argentine football clubs, including River Plate and Boca Juniors, in a probe over allegations they may have received kickbacks after granting the government TV broadcast rights.

Police investigating alleged rape by two Tennessee football players

Police investigating alleged rape by two Tennessee football players

Tennessee police said they are investigating allegations that two University of Tennessee football players raped a 19-year-old woman at an off-campus apartment complex in Knoxville over the weekend.

Bill Cosby will not answer rape allegations: Lawyer

Bill Cosby will not answer rape allegations: Lawyer

Veteran comedian Bill Cosby will not comment on the rape allegations that have resurfaced in recent weeks, his lawyer has said.

Charlotte Hornets` Jeff Taylor arrested on assault charges

Charlotte Hornets` Jeff Taylor arrested on assault charges

Jeff Taylor of the NBA`s Charlotte Hornets was arrested and charged Thursday on domestic assault allegations, just the latest unsavory incident to tarnish the reputation of US sports.

Chris Cairns to fight perjury claim over match-fixing allegations

Chris Cairns to fight perjury claim over match-fixing allegations

New Zealand cricketing great Chris Cairns said Friday that British police were set to charge him with perjury over match-fixing allegations and vowed to clear his name.

MJ`s estate quash sexual abuse allegations

King of Pop Michael Jackson`s estate recently was hit with new sexual abuse accusations, but a lawyer said that the claims were false.

Bhujbal attacks Raj for turning Godavari into `sewer`

Maharashtra Minister and NCP`s Lok Sabha candidate from Nashik, Chhagan Bhujbal attacked MNS chief Raj Thackeray alleging that his party converted the Godavari river into a "sewer".