Kerry heads home on US military plane after breaking his leg

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry left Europe for the United States aboard a special military aircraft on Monday after breaking his leg in a cycling accident.

Kerry to be repatriated from Geneva on US military flight

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry will be flown to Boston for medical treatment on a U.S. military C-17 aircraft coming to Geneva from a base in Ramstein, Germany, his spokesman said on Monday.

`Try stopping Kerry` says White House after envoy breaks leg

US Secretary of State John Kerry was expected to fly home from Switzerland Monday for treatment after breaking his leg in a cycling accident, with the White House insisting he had not been put out of action.

Stephen Constantine preferred due to earlier India experience: AIFF
Stephen Constantine preferred due to earlier India experience: AIFF

All India Football Federation's Secretary Kushal Das on Friday said Englishman Stephen Constantine was preferred head coach of Indian men's football team over North-East United FC Coach Ricki Herbert mainly due to his earlier Indian experience.

Kiran Kumar appointed new ISRO chief
Kiran Kumar appointed new ISRO chief

Distinguished scientist A.S.Kiran Kumar has been appointed as the secretary, department of space and chairman of Indian Space Research Organisation, an official statement said Monday.

Minister can even appoint 'paanwala' as secretary: Delhi HC

The Delhi High Court on Tuesday said that the challenge to Centre's circular on appointment of secretaries by NDA ministers cannot be entertained as PIL and "a minister can even appoint a paanwala" if he wants.

Hockey scene in India better than Pakistan: PHF secretary
Hockey scene in India better than Pakistan: PHF secretary

Pakistan Hockey Federation secretary Rana Mujahid is "frustrated" that the national sport is struggling to lure sponsors due to lack of international success in recent years and felt the scene was much better in India.

Secretary PMO Ramanujam gets three months` extension

R Ramanujam, Secretary in the Prime Minister`s Office, has got a three-month extension till September this year.

Patel says BCCI pressurised Aus, Eng boards for ICC revamp

The BCCI had threatened to form a parallel world cricket body before the England and Australian boards agreed to the controversial restructuring of the ICC and decided to give a lion`s share of revenue to the Indian board, said its secretary Sanjay Patel Saturday.

Verma urges ACC to shun Srinivasan

The unrecognised Cricket Association of Bihar Secretary Aditya Verma on Friday called on the Asian Cricket Council to bar N Srinivasan from heading the body, saying that allowing him to do so would be in violation of a Supreme Court order.

Satyavrat Chaturvedi agrees with Ahmed Patel on owning up for poll debacle

Congress leader, Satyavrat Chaturvedi on Monday agreed with party colleague and Sonia Gandhi`s political secretary Ahmed Patel`s views that the party must own up for the loss in the recently concluded general elections.

Oil prices up on Ukraine tensions

Oil prices rose in Asian trade today after Russia ordered new military exercises on the border with Ukraine in response to Kiev launching a deadly assault against pro-Kremlin rebels occupying a flashpoint town.

National Kabaddi to start from Tuesday

The 61st Senior National Kababaddi Championship will begin here from Tuesday at the Patliputra Sports Complex stadium.

Arunachal Pradesh`s parliamentary secretary held

The Arunachal Pradesh police arrested a parliamentary secretary for his alleged involvement in snatching and burning of documents relating to electoral roll summary revision of Kurung Kumey district.

South India powerlifting tourney in Kozhikode from Nov 7

Around 300 sportspersons will be seen in action when the South India Powerlifting Championship for senior men and women begins here on November 7.

Rajiv Gupta gets additional charge of Secy, Dept of Sports

Senior IAS officer Rajiv Gupta was today given additional charge of Secretary, Department of Sports.

Foreign Secretary to pay two-day visit to Nepal

Foreign Secretary Sujatha Singh will leave for Nepal on Saturday on a two-day official visit during which she will discuss key bilateral and regional issues with the leadership there.

CBI seeks status of Secretary for Director for more efficacy

CBI today sought directions from the Supreme Court including the grant of status of a Secretary of central government for its Director to ensure its functional efficacy in conducting expeditious and independent investigation.

Sanjay Patel, T Venkatesh to be BCCI secretary and treasurer

Sanjay Patel has been named as a secretary of the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) while T Venkatesh has been selected as the treasurer.

Sudhir Bhargava appointed Secy, Min of Social Justice

Senior IAS officer Sudhir Bhargava was Tuesday appointed as Secretary in Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment.