Turkish football club boss declares war on beards
Turkish football club boss declares war on beards

The chairman of Turkish football club Genclerbirligi has vowed to fine any of his players who have beards after claiming some looked like students of an Islamic school.

FA chief backs video replays for referees
FA chief backs video replays for referees

Video replays to help football referees in key decision-making moments such as awarding penalties received the backing of England`s Football Association chairman Greg Dyke on Wednesday.

Let the best stay but get rid of mediocre foreigners: FA chief
Let the best stay but get rid of mediocre foreigners: FA chief

Greg Dyke, chairman of England`s Football Association, has called for mediocre foreign players to be prevented from playing in English leagues at the detriment to local players.

Fiat awards outgoing Ferrari chairman Luca di Montezemolo 26.95 million euro severance
Fiat awards outgoing Ferrari chairman Luca di Montezemolo 26.95 million euro severance

Fiat Chrysler`s outgoing chairman of its sports car division Ferrari will receive a combined severance package of 26.95 million euros ($34.78 million), with nearly half to be paid in a lump-sum by next February, the company said on Wednesday.

Shahryar M. Khan unanimously elected as new PCB chairman

Shahryar M. Khan has been unanimously elected as the new chairman of the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) by members of the board on Saturday.

Tony Pulis left by "mutual consent": Crystal Palace

Crystal Palace broke their silence on Friday over the abrupt departure of manager Tony Pulis, confirming it had been by "mutual consent".

Priyadarshan demits Chairman post of Kerala Film Academy

Noted director Priyadarshan has demitted his office as Chairman of Kerala State Chalachitra Academy following his three-year term coming to end on July last.

Pakistan Cricket Board to approve new constitution

The Pakistan Cricket Board is set next week to adopt a new constitution intended to make the appointment of its chairman more democratic and weaken political influence.

TRS wins Legislative Council chairman`s post; Congress-TDP boycott election

Telangana Rashtra Samiti`s Swami Goud was Wednesday elected as the Chairman of the Telangana Legislative Council amid acrimonious scenes and boycott of the election by Congress and Telugu Desam Party members.

Air Marshal PP Reddy takes over as CISC

Air Marshal PP Reddy has taken over as the Chief of the Integrated Defence Staff to the Chairman, Chiefs of Staff Committee.

Abdi criticises Srinivasan`s appointment as ICC Chairman

Rajasthan Cricket Association`s representative in the BCCI, Mehmood Abdi on Thursday criticised N Srinivasan`s appointment as the first Chairman of the ICC, saying that the the cricket`s world body is "losing its credibility" by making such decisions.

Dark days ahead of world cricket: Modi on Srini appointment

Former Indian Premier League chairman Lalit Modi predicted "dark days" ahead of world cricket on a day when N. Srinivasan was formally appointed the first Chairman of the International Cricket Council (ICC).

PCB Chairman to retain top-notch position in board

The Chairman of PCB is likely to retain top-notch position and powers as there would be no post of Managing Director in the Board.

Ad-hoc PCB body to be given four-month extension

The management committee that is presently running the Pakistan Cricket Board on ad-hoc basis, is expected to be given a four-month extension by Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, who is also Patron-in-Chief of PCB.

Ashraf`s lawyer claims SC order suspending PCB appointment `misinterpreted` by govt

The legal advisor for Mohammad Zaka Ashraf has claimed that the order by the Supreme Court of Pakistan suspending his re-appointment as the chairman of the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has been `misinterpreted` by the government.

Shadowing Adi Godrej chairman, Godrej Group

I started my day at 10 am with a quick chat with Aparajita Agarwal, executive assistant to the chairman.

Chaos in PCB, Pak SC suspends IHC order reinstating Ashraf

The turmoil in the Pakistan Cricket Board continued on Wednesday with a three-member bench of the Supreme Court suspending the Islamabad High Court`s earlier decision of reinstating Zaka Ashraf as chairman of the PCB.

City team `pretty depressing`: FA chairman

The lack of English players in Manchester City`s first-choice team is "pretty depressing", according to Football Association chairman Greg Dyke.

Ex-Time Warner boss Parsons takes over Clippers

Richard Parsons, the former chairman of media giant Time Warner and Citigroup, was named Friday as the interim chief executive of the Los Angeles Clippers following a racism firestorm.

Maharashtra legislative council chairman bats for open ballot system

Newly-elected chairman of the Maharashtra Legislative Council Shivajirao Deshmukh today said he would pursue with the Centre the state legislature`s proposal to adopt an open ballot system in election to state upper house.