BCCI calls emergency meeting on October 21
BCCI calls emergency meeting on October 21

Shocked at the sudden pull out of the West Indies team from the India tour, the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) swung into action today by calling an emergency working committee meeting on October 21 in Hyderabad to discuss the issue.

Rajeev Shukla to remain in HIL advisory board
Rajeev Shukla to remain in HIL advisory board

Former Union Minister and BCCI official Rajeev Shukla will continue to be a member of the Hero Hockey India League's advisory board.

PM Narendra Modi enthrals many at Madison Square Garden, Congress says nothing new in his speech

While Prime Minister Narendra Modi's speech at Madison Square Garden enthralled many on Sunday, it failed to impress a few Congress party leaders who believe that the speech had nothing new to offer.

Green Park to host only Test matches: Rajeev Shukla
Green Park to host only Test matches: Rajeev Shukla

Uttar Pradesh Cricket Association (UPCA) secretary Rajeev Shukla on Wednesday said that new stadia will be built in the state to host IPL and limited-over matches while Green Park here will be used solely as a Test venue.

Cong declines to draw into Bhagwat`s poll credit issue

Congress on Monday appeared keen not on getting into the issue of RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat not giving credit to any individual for BJP`s stupendous poll victory saying this is between "BJP and RSS".

UP Cricket Association plans three stadiums across state

In a bid to boost cricket facilities in the state, the Uttar Pradesh Cricket Association (UPCA) has announced the construction of three international stadiums.

BCCI will take up Jadeja penalty issue with ICC

BCCI vice president Rajeev Shukla reiterated on Saturday that the board will appeal to the ICC against its decision to penalise Indian all-rounder Ravindra Jadeja for his altercation with England pacer James Anderson during the first Test at Trent Bridge.

BCCI to announce West Indies tour itinerary on Saturday

The BCCI is expected to announce the full itinerary of a scheduled tour by West Indies later this year on July 26.

BCCI says SC interim order is acceptable

The BCCI today welcomed the Supreme Court`s decision not to suspend the Chennai Super Kings and Rajesthan Royals from the IPL and said the order to make Sunil Gavaskar interim president was "acceptable" to the Board.

Life ban for any player involved in fixing in IPL-7, warns Rajeev Shukla

Senior BCCI vice-president Rajeev Shukla on Wednesday sounded out a warning that the cricket board will have zero-tolerance towards match-fixing and anyone found guilty of indulging in malpractices during IPL-7 will be "banned for life".

IPL-fixing: BCCI gives additional time to Chandila to submit written reply

The BCCI disciplinary committee has given former Rajasthan Royals off-spinner Ajit Chandila time till March 12 to submit his written reply after the Board`s Anti-Corruption Unit chief Ravi Sawani has found him guilty of spot-fixing during last year`s IPL.

UAE/Bangladesh to partly host IPL if counting ends by May 15

The BCCI Working Committee on Friday devised a strategy by which they can at least hold a substantial part of the seventh edition of IPL in India as per the wishes of the franchises if the countings of the general elections end by May 15.

IPL 7 may be shifted out of India as government can't provide security

Some parts of the latest super-rich Indian Premier League (IPL), in all probability, is all set to be held in South Africa.

IPL auction will be held as scheduled: Rajeev Shukla

The BCCI on Monday said that the IPL auction will go ahead as scheduled despite the Mudgal Committee report finding the involvement of Chennai Super Kings Team Principal Gurunath Meiyappan in betting during the IPL matches.

Tendulkar most deserving recipient of Bharat Ratna: Shukla

BCCI vice president and Union Minister Rajeev Shukla on Tuesday said Sachin Tendulkar is the "most deserving person" to win the Bharat Ratna award and thanked the UPA government for bestowing the honour on the batting legend.

Mudgal Committee interacts with Shukla, Jaitley and Bindra

The IPL Probe Committee headed by Justice (Retd) Mukul Mudgal has interacted with BCCI vice-president and union minister Rajeev Shukla, BJP heavyweight and leader of opposition in Rajya Sabha Arun Jaitley along with former BCCI president IS Bindra.

Rajiv Shukla writes to Maharashtra CM, offers to return Mumbai plot: Report

In the wake of mounting pressure from the Opposition, Union Minister of State for Parliamentary Affairs Rajeev Shukla has decided to give back the controversial Mumbai plot to the Maharashtra government.

Rajeev Shukla must resign over Mumbai land scam: BJP

The Maharashtra unit of the BJP Monday demanded the resignation of union Minister of State for Parliamentary Affairs Rajeev Shukla, accusing him of involvement in a land scam in Mumbai.

Narendra Modi must learn to speak from Sushma, Jaitley: Rajiv Shukla

Union Minister Rajiv Shukla criticised Narendra Modi for using a language unbecoming of a Prime Ministerial candidate.

Tendulkar in Parliament because of Sonia Gandhi: Rajeev Shukla

Congress President Sonia Gandhi had recommended Sachin Tendulkar`s name for nomination to Rajya Sabha, according to BCCI Vice-President Rajeev Shukla, who also hinted that the government may consider conferring the prestigious `Bharat Ratna` on the iconic cricketer after his retirement.