The Qatar women`s basketball team refused to play in their Asian Games group match against Mongolia on Wednesday after being refused permission to wear the hijab.
A couple have named their new-born son Messi after Argentina`s soccer captain, having been granted permission to circumvent a 45-year-old law banning the use of last names as first names.
Ganjam district Athletic Associatoin has decided to seek permission from Odisha government to use Berhampur stadium free of cost.
Singer Chris Brown`s modelling agency Legendary Faces has been threatened with legal action by model Stasiya Maria who alleged that the company is using her image without permission.
Punjab has asked all its departments to seek permission from the cultural affairs department before renovating any government building that was constructed before 1947, an official said Wednesday.
Chairperson of NCW Yasmeen Abrar on Thursday accused the Mayawati
government of denying it permission to hold a hearing in the
state capital today on the issue of "recent spurt" in crime
against women in Uttar Pradesh.
A court here on Thursday asked
RJD supremo Lalu Prasad to appear before it on July 4 in connection
with a complaint against them for landing their helicopter on
NH 28 at Maniari in Muzaffarpur district without permission.
With Samajwadi Party all set to
observe a protest day across the state on Thursday, the Uttar
Pradesh government on Wednesday said that no permission has been
taken for the same.
Terrorised by dacoits who had
gunned down their husbands last year, three widows of
labourers from Dholpur district in Rajasthan have sought
"permission" from authorities to end their lives.
Public scrutiny of officials and businessmen became an issue after Jan 25.
The Uttar Pradesh Police has
sought permission to prosecute ruling BSP MLA Haji Yaqoob
Qureshi in a 2006 case for announcing a reward for killing the
Danish cartoonist who drew caricatures of Prophet Mohammed.
Brit council orders staff to seek permission prior to office romance!
Sri Lankan actors will now need
permission of Defence Ministry for donning military uniform
while portraying role of a security person in movies,
television serials and other media.
Unable to stomach the idea of
skipping lunch on account of extended hearings into the Satyam
scam case, all six main accused on Tuesday asked the trial court here to permit them to have their food during the court`s lunch break.
The UAE air traffic control had
recently threatened Air India that it would not give take-off
permission for its aircraft as the
national carrier had not updated the navigation database
system, Parliament was informed today.
Keeping with the Bombay High
Court order declaring the Shivaji Park ground as silence zone,
the city police refused permission to Shiv Sena`s rally here - a tradition being followed by the party since it`s inception.
BJP on Friday reacted to Congress
General Secretary Rahul Gandhi`s statement on the stalled
Vedanta mining project in Orissa, saying this was an attempt
to "fool" the people as permission to the firm was given by
A sessions court here on Thursday refused
permission to former Union Carbide India Ltd (UCIL) official
and convict in Bhopal gas leak case, S P Choudhary, to go
A Punjab Minister on Monday said
he has been refused permission by the Centre to visit the UAE
to meet the 17 Indian youths sentenced to death by a Sharjah
Court for allegedly killing a Pakistani.
The MCGM has revoked the permission granted for
holding a musical programme at Shivaji Park here to
commemorate the centenary of Veer Savarkar`s attempt to escape
from an Andaman-bound ship.