West Indies lauds Zaheer Abbas' appointment as ICC president
West Indies lauds Zaheer Abbas' appointment as ICC president

The West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) president Dave Cameron has hailed the appointment of new International Cricket Council (ICC) president Zaheer Abbas, labelling the former Pakistan captain "one of the true greats of the game".

FTII appointment row: Modi govt faces more attack

 The Modi government came under fresh attack today over the appointment of TV actor and BJP member Gajendra Chauhan as chairman of FTTI's governing council with the decision that has led to a strike by its students dubbed as an "assault" on one of the country's finest institutions.

US researcher refuses to accept St Stephens appointment

A US-based researcher has expressed distress over his appointment being politicised and refused to accept a job offer at St Stephen's after an alumni group alleged that the institution was hiring undeserving teachers.

EPFO trustees to appoint new fund managers on Feb 19

Retirement fund body EPFO's apex decision making body the Central Board of Trustees (CBT) is likely to appoint new fund managers on February 19 for 3-year term beginning April 1.

Official blasts appointment of Jason Holder as new West Indies ODI skipper
Official blasts appointment of Jason Holder as new West Indies ODI skipper

An executive member of the Trinidad and Tobago Cricket Board (TTCB), Patrick Rampersad, has blasted the appointment of 23-year-old fast bowler Jason Holder as the new captain of the West Indies ODI side.

Due procedure followed in appointment of LS Secy Gen: Naidu

Rejecting Congress' criticism on the appointment of Lok Sabha Secretary General, Parliamentary Affairs Minister M Venkaiah Naidu on Monday said due procedure was followed and there was no question of consultation in the absence of a recognised Leader of Opposition.

Cricket body moves HC for review of BCCI rules by a committee
Cricket body moves HC for review of BCCI rules by a committee

The Cricket Association of Bihar has filed a PIL in Bombay High Court seeking appointment of an independent Governance Review Committee to review the rules and regulations of the Board of Control for Cricket in India.

Libya`s two prime minister set for power struggle

Libya`s interim Prime Minister challenged the appointment of his Islamist-backed potential successor on Wednesday, setting the stage for an intense power struggle as airstrikes targeted a militia camp in the country`s east.

World Bank appoints new vice president

World Bank President Jim Yong Kim announced the appointment of Hiroshi Naka as vice president and auditor general of the bank.

Timeline of 2014 EU vote and appointment of new Commission

European Parliament elections which will unfold across Europe between May 22-25 mark the start of a new, five-year European Union political cycle, with a raft of new leaders to be installed. 

Mohsin Khan `free` to take `Younis appointment` grievance to court: PCB

The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has said that former interim coach Mohsin Khan is `free` to take his grievance regarding the appointment of fast bowling legend Waqar Younis as head coach to the court.

Miandad slams PCB chief`s `unconstitutional` decisions regarding appointment of team officials

Former Pakistan captain and a former Director General of the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB), Javed Miandad has slammed the decisions taken by board chairman Najam Sethi regarding appointment of team officials, saying that they are `against the constitution`.

Fergie to be consulted over appointment of `sacked` Moyes` successor at Man United

Former Manchester United manager Sir Alex Ferguson will reportedly be consulted over the appointment of the successor of the sacked David Moyes at the Old Trafford club.

Six new judges sworn-in in Bombay HC

Six new judges were sworn-in as additional judges of the Bombay High Court.

SC quashes appointment of VCs in Bihar Universities

The Supreme Court on Monday quashed the appointments of nine Vice-Chancellors and two pro-Vice Chancellors made early this year by former Governor Devanand Konwar in various universities of Bihar.

New proposal for appointment of judges not taken up by cabinet

The Union Cabinet on Thursday did not take up for consideration the much-anticipated proposal to establish a new mechanism giving a say to the government in appointment of judges to the higher judiciary.

SC for uniformity in appointment, facilities for tribunals head

The Supreme Court Tuesday asked the Centre to bring uniformity in dealing with appointment, tenure and facilities for judges.

Appointment of Muslim women as receptionist illega

Leading Islamic seminary Darul Uloom Deoband has issued a fatwa against appointment of Muslim women as receptionists, calling it illegal and against sharia law.

HC notice to DoPT, MP Govt over appointment of CIC

The court has asked the DoPT and the MP Government to give their replies within four weeks on the PIL.

J&K begins process to appoint CVC

Jammu and Kashmir govt has begun the process of appointment of CVC and Vigilance Commissioners to the State
Vigilance Commission.