Asian Games: Seoul reminds citizens of North Korea flag ban
Asian Games: Seoul reminds citizens of North Korea flag ban

With the opening ceremony of the Incheon Asian Games just one week away, South Korea`s government issued a stern reminder to its citizens on Friday that they are banned from carrying the North Korean flag.

Rajasthan players in limbo as RCA can't give NOC for transfer
Rajasthan players in limbo as RCA can't give NOC for transfer

With domestic season set to kick off in another month and a half's time, the future of top Rajasthan cricketers like Pankaj Singh, Robin Bist and Ashok Menaria hangs in balance as it is difficult for them to even get an inter-state transfer to play for any other state.

J&K govt eases restrictions on issuing of NOC for ex-militants

Jammu and Kashmir government has eased restrictions on issuing of no objection certificates for obtaining passport for persons who have given up militancy for more than 15 years.

MCA to write another letter to CCI on seeking NOC

Not satisfied with the reply provided by the Cricket Club of India to their show cause notice issued a month ago as to why their license to play in local tournaments should not be revoked, Mumbai Cricket Association today decided to write a second letter to the club.

Ajmal preparing for two-month stint with Worcestershire

Pakistan spinner Saeed Ajmal is preparing for a two-month stint with English county Worcestershire with the World Cup 2015 in mind as he believes bowlers now have to reinvent themselves to be successful in the limited overs formats.

Pakistan`s Ajmal cleared for county cricket

Star Pakistani off-spinner Saeed Ajmal has been given clearance by his home board to play a shortened stint with Worcestershire in the English season.

Ajmal keen to `shine` in County Championship to prepare for 2015 World Cup

Veteran Pakistani off-spinner Saeed Ajmal is reportedly set to make a positive impact during his county stint in Worcestershire in the County Championship Division-II in order to make up for his poor performance in the World Twenty20.

6,000 athletes to compete at inaugural European Games

The 2015 European Games will have around 6,000 competitors from the 49 Olympic nations of Europe, the Coordinating Commission of the European Olympic Committee said in the Azerbaijan capital Friday.

Olympics: Pakistan and Ecuador threatened with IOC ban

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has threatened Pakistan and Ecuador with suspension from the Olympic family because of political interference in their National Olympic Committees (NOC).

Pak players won’t play in BPL until Bangladesh tour Pakistan

Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) chief Zaka Ashraf has claimed their players won’t be given a No Objection Certificate (NOC) to play in the second edition of the Bangladesh Premier League (BPL) this year until and unless the cricket board in Bangladesh fulfills their commitment to tour Pakistan.

CBI probe ordered into giving NOC for IAF land

Finding irregularities in the NOC issued for an Air Force land in Srinagar, the Defence Ministry has ordered a CBI inquiry to investigate the case.

Defence ministry launches land audit to curb scams

Stung by Sukna and Adarsh
scams, the Defence Ministry has decided that NOCs for construction on defence lands in
cantonments would be given only by it, snatching the right
from Cantonment Board Chief Executive Officers.

`Pondy cabinet did not issue NOC to South Educational Trust`

Puducherry cabinet had not
recommended the issue of no-objection (NOC) or essentiality
certificate to a trust, reportedly linked to Lt Governor Iqbal
Singh, for starting a medical college.

Gayle gets NOC from WICB to play for RCB in IPL

West Indies batsman Chris Gayle got clearance from his cricket Board (WICB) to play in the ongoing Indian Premier League after Royal Challengers Bangalore roped him in as a replacement for pacer Dirk Nannes.

Seek NOC before travelling to India: Pak govt to singers

Culture Ministry will certify Pak actors, artistes before NOCs are issued.

Strict norms before granting NOC for use of defence land

Stung by land scams, the Army has
put in place a new policy regarding issuing `No Objection
Certificates` which provides for counter-checking of such
clearances for a stricter control.

Blast accused fails to get NOC for enrolling in college

The Bombay High Court on Thursday
refused to grant relief to an accused in the 2009 Goa blast
case, seeking a No Objection Certificate (NOC) from jail
authorities for getting enrolled in the last year of

UP govt forms 3-member committee to grant NOC to colleges

The Uttar Pradesh government has
formed a three member high-level committee to grant no
objection certificate (NOC) to colleges, who want to start new
courses, officials said here Tuesday.

Place NOC details on website: CIC

Authorities will now have to make public the details of every stage of processing applications for `No Objection Certificates` for selling land in the national capital.

Army files FIR over forged NOC submitted to civic body

The Army has filed an FIR against
unidentified persons for allegedly submitting a forged NOC to the local civic body, granting
permission to access the restricted area outside Central
Ordnance Depot here, police said today.