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Luis Suarez sought help to end biting impulse
Luis Suarez sought help to end biting impulse

Barcelona striker Luis Suarez has admitted he has sought help to end his habit of biting opponents ahead of making his debut for the Catalans against Real Madrid on Saturday.

Delhi government gearing up to ensure ban on sound-emitting fireworks

To ensure a safe and pollution- free Diwali in the national capital, the environment department of Delhi government has launched an extensive anti- firecracker campaign here and has sought the cooperation of all the agencies concerned for enforcing the same.

Bihar madrasa lifts ban on admission of girls

 A government-affiliated madrasa in Bihar Thursday lifted a ban on admission for girls and restriction on their entry on its campus after protests, officials said.

Special panel reduces ex-Bangladesh skipper Mohammad Ashraful's ban by three years
Special panel reduces ex-Bangladesh skipper Mohammad Ashraful's ban by three years

A special appeal panel has reduced former Bangladesh cricket team captain Mohammad Ashraful's lengthy ban by three years allowing the batsman to return to competitive cricket as early as August 2016.

F1 title rivals relishing ''challenge'' of radio silence
F1 title rivals relishing ''challenge'' of radio silence

Title rivals Nico Rosberg and Lewis Hamilton were in rare harmony on Thursday when asked to voice their opinions on Formula One`s controversial decision to ban radio assistance ahead of this weekend`s Singapore Grand Prix.

Mathew Kisorio makes winning return from doping ban

Kenyan long distance runner Mathew Kisorio made a winning return from a two-year doping ban on Saturday in a 15k race in Bondo, Western Kenya. 

Ryder Cup organizers ban social media updates during event
Ryder Cup organizers ban social media updates during event

The organizers of the Ryder Cup have put a ban on updating photographs, videos and audios of the event on social media.

Ban on bullfighting in Colombian capital lifted
Ban on bullfighting in Colombian capital lifted

A ban on bullfighting in Colombia`s capital was lifted on Tuesday by the country`s highest court which ruled that the prohibition violated the "right to artistic expression".

Is India planning to ban Iraqi terror outfit ISIS?
Is India planning to ban Iraqi terror outfit ISIS?

The National Investigation Agency (NIA) is likely to file a case against Iraqi terror group ISIS (Islamic State of Iraq and Syria) and its chief Al-Baghdadi, sources said on Thursday. 

Shakib al Hasan can't play for KKR in CLT20 despite reduction of ban
Shakib al Hasan can't play for KKR in CLT20 despite reduction of ban

 Bangladesh's star all-rounder Shakib al-Hasan wouldn't be able to play in the upcoming Champions League T20 for the IPL champions Kolkata Knight Riders even though the Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) has reduced his ban.

Bangladesh lift ban on all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan
Bangladesh lift ban on all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan

Bangladesh all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan`s six-month ban imposed last month for "misbehaviour" has been lifted, the Bangladesh Cricket Board said on Tuesday.

PIL to ban loudspeakers at religious sites, SC seeks more info

The Supreme Court on Monday sought more "field data" in support of a PIL that has sought ban on use of loudspeakers at religious sites on the ground that they not only cause noise pollution but also cause communal riots.

Lance Armstrong living positive life but problems not over

Lance Armstrong is living an unbothered and positive life 18 months after confessing to using performance-enhancing drugs, the disgraced cyclist told CNN.

Delhi HC refuses to lift ban on E rickshaws

The Delhi High Court on Friday refused to lift the ban on e-rickshaws although there will be another hearing over the issue in the court on Monday.

Burkina Faso bans bat hunting over Ebola fears

Burkina Faso`s environment ministry has banned special hunting for bats, the main carrier of Ebola virus, following threat of the disease which has already left over 900 killed in West Africa since the beginning of the year.

Barcelona deny any `bite clause` in Luis Suarez contract

Barcelona president Josep Maria Bartomeu has categorically denied the presence of a `no biting` clause in Luis Suarez`s contract. The Uruguayan striker is currently serving a four-month ban after he bit Italy defender Giorgio Chiellini during a World Cup match.

Delhi High Court asked to review its ban on e-rickshaws

A petition was filed Monday in the Delhi High Court seeking review of its order banning plying of e-rickshaws in the capital.

Bikini diets dominate people in Britain: Survey

Summer holidays prove to be a powerful motivation for several women to lose weight or get in shape, according to research by health and fitness brand Fitbit.

Right-wing outfit writes to CBFC to ban `Singham Returns`

Ahead of its release on Independence Day, Rohit Shetty`s `Singham Returns` has been hit by a controversy after a right-wing Hindu organisation has asked the Censor Board of Film Certification (CBFC) to put a ban on the film.

Salman dares photographers to make him apologise

In a clear message that he is in no mood to back down, Bollywood superstar Salman Khan today dared the paparazzi to continue with their ban on covering him and to make him apologise on the issue.