CBI registers PE to probe CWG OC recruitment scam

The CBI on Tusday registered a
Preliminary Enquiry to probe alleged irregularities in the
appointment of officials in the CWG Organising

Sports Ministry seeks CWG OC reply on Shunglu`s findings

Government has sought the response of Commonwealth Games Organising Committee within a week on alleged irregularities in executing several contracts which were pointed out in the high level Shunglu Committee report.

PM’s nominee in CWG OC under scanner

Reports claimed that Prime Minister Manmohan Singh`s representative on the Organising Committee, Jarnail Singh, knew and approved of the time scoring deal, which has led to the arrest of Suresh Kalmadi.

Shunglu panel blames CWG OC for delay

The high-level Shunglu committee has blamed CWG Organising Committee and certain officials for delay in executing contracts for the games.

Kalmadi’s man alleges physical assault by CBI

Shekhar M Deorukhkar is allegedly involved in CWG multi-crore rupees overlays scam.

Dues to 36 foreign companies cleared, says CWG OC

The embattled organising committee
of the Delhi Commonwealth Games claimed that it has
cleared dues amounting to Rs 111.84 crore to 36 of the 45
foreign companies involved with the conduct of the event held
last year.

Kalmadi hits back, says his removal `illegal`

Embattled Suresh Kalmadi hit back at the Sports Minister, terming his sacking from the chairmanship of Commonwealth Games Organising Committee as "illegal and uncalled for."

British High Commissioner slams CWG OC for delay in payment

British High Commissioner Richard Stagg hit out at the CWG organisers for delay in the payment of Rs 96 crore to broadcasters SIS Live.

T-series serves legal notice on CWG OC

The already troubled Commonwealth Games Organising Committee has suffered another setback as Indian music company T-series has decided to sue the organing committee for using their copyrighted works.

CWG OC to clear bills in 10 days: Sports Minister

Sports Minister Ajay Maken said that CWG OC’s outstanding dues towards foreign firms will be paid within ten days after much diplomatic embarrassment.

Oz companies might sue CWG OC over non-payment

Foreign firms which were a part of the Commonwealth Games are mulling legal action against Suresh Kalmadi led CWG OC due to non-payment of bills.

IT to examine `ghost employees` in CWG OC

In fresh trouble for CWG Organising Committee, the IT department has sought details of appointment of over 2,000 people.

CBI seizes documents from CWG OC office

CBI questioned some CWG OC officials as part of its probe into corruption charges.

ED questions CWG OC Director General

Commonwealth Games Organising Committee Director General V K Verma appeared before the Enforcement Directorate for questioning in connection with its probe into alleged financial irregularities in the Queen`s Baton Relay.

Shooting incident will have no impact on Games: CWG OC

CWG OC said the shooting incident here this morning will not have any impact on the Games next month and assured that India would provide foolproof security to the visiting athletes and officials.

Games OC ready with more extravaganza

The Commonwealth Games Organising Committee today announced that it will be organising three separate sporting events besides the major disciplines during the October 3-14 extravaganza.

Cannot make public overlays contract documents: OC

The Organising Committee has refused to make public its documents of controversial contract with companies supplying overlays worth over Rs 630 crore for the Commonwealth Games.

Ministry asks CWG OC to release Rs 1.75 cr to IWF to pay fine

Sports Ministry directed Commonwealth Games Organising Committee to immediately release Rs 1.75 crore interest-free loan to the Indian Weightlifting Federation so it can pay the doping fine.

Finally, OC names caterers for CWG

After months of delay, CWG OC awarded contracts for the catering services to four different companies.

No kissing, carry tissues: CWG to tourists

Lessons on etiquettes and a plethora of travel tips has been put up on its website by CWG OC for the tourists who are planning to travel to India during the Delhi Games from October 3-14.