12 players accept doping ban: NRL

Australia`s National Rugby League (NRL) confirmed Saturday that 12 past and present players from the Cronulla Sharks had accepted a 12-month backdated ban for breaches of the game`s anti-doping rules.

Beckenbauer provisionally banned by FIFA over ethics violation

Former FIFA executive committee member Franz Beckenbauer was provisionally banned from any football-related activity for 90 days on Friday over "an apparent breach" of ethics, soccer`s world governing body said.

Formula One: Australia organisers complain cars too quiet

Australian Grand Prix organisers Monday complained their contract may have been breached with new Formula Ones rules making the cars too quiet, detracting from what fans wanted.

Botha hit with ball tampering ban

South African Johan Botha will miss South Australia`s crucial final round Sheffield Shield match after being suspended by Cricket Australia on Friday.

Nintendo member website breached with unauthorized access of accounts

Sources from Nintendo Co. have revealed that a massive unauthorized access of its member website may have exposed personal information of its customers in Japan, with the company calling on members to change their passwords.

DCP seeks action against former cricketer, wife

A top police official has sought action against former cricketer Venkatesh Prasad and his wife for allegedly committing a "security breach" at the Chinnaswamy Stadium here after the IPL match between Deccan Chargers and Royal Challengers Bangalore.

Kim Kardashian on Oz immigration ‘watch list’ for breaching visa rules

Kim Kardashian, who launched her range of handbags in Australia last month, has been placed on an official Australian immigration department watch list as she never applied for the appropriate visa with working conditions.

Prevent Pavit-like breaches: Antony to Coast Guard

In the backdrop of merchant
vessel MT Pavit running aground off the Mumbai coast, Defence
Minister A K Antony on Wednesday asked the Navy and the Coast Guard
to prevent recurrence of such incidents in future.

NIA website shut following breach of security

National Investigation Agency
(NIA) has shut its website following reports of security
breach though it claimed it was tightening safety mechanism
following hacking of government websites.

Delay in Speaker election breach of rules: AIADMK

Opposition AIADMK on Saturday charged
Puducherry Chief Minister N Rangasamy with breaching
established rules by delaying the election to office of the
Speaker of the Territorial Assembly.

Morgan among celebs who breached Giggs’ gagging order on Twitter

Piers Morgan, Dom Joly, Toby Young and DJ Boy George have been named as the four celebrities who breached Ryan Giggs’ gagging order regarding his affair with Imogen Thomas, on Twitter.

Sony to resume some PlayStation services; apologizes for breach

Top Sony executives apologized for the massive data breach at a news conference in Tokyo.

100 foreign agencies test US networks: Official

More than 100 foreign intelligence agencies have tried to breach US defense networks.

Infected flash drive caused worst US military breach: Official

The most significant breach
of US defence department`s computer network ever in 2008
occurred when an infected flash drive was used in a military
laptop, a top Pentagon official has said.

US airport breach suspect pleads not guilty

A graduate student from China accused of triggering worldwide flight delays has pleaded not guilty to charges stemming from a security breach at Newark Liberty International Airport.

J`khand woman breaches PM, Sonia security

A Jharkhand woman on Tuesday went up close to PM Manmohan Singh and Sonia Gandhi at NREGA award function.

Hacked drones caused no damage: Mullen

The top US military officer said recent computer hacking of information from US drones caused no significant military damage.

Meghalaya govt denies protocol breach of Bangla PM

The Meghalaya Government on Tuesday
denied having breached protocol during the recent visit of a
senior minister in the Sheikh Hasina-led Awami League
government in neighbouring Bangladesh to the state.

Paswan for CBI probe into Bagmati breach

LJP president Ramvilas Paswan on Tuesday charged the state`s NDA government with passing the buck on river Bagmati breaching its embankment in Bihar`s Sitamarhi district and called for a CBI probe into the allegations.