Channel Nine wants `greater say` in Oz team selection despite CA stance

Fresh tensions have erupted between Cricket Australia (CA) and Channel Nine after a leading Nine executive reportedly said that the network expected to have a greater say not only in scheduling but also in team selection.

Abhimanyu Mithun will replace injured Praveen for Oz tour

Karnataka pacer Abhimanyu Mithun will replace injured Praveen Kumar in the Indian squad for the upcoming away Test series against Australia.

Bhajji on focus again as Oz tour squad to be picked today

Out-of-form spinner Harbhajan Singh`s fate will be decided on Saturday when the national selectors meet here to pick India`s Test squad for the upcoming four-match Test series against Australia

Pakistan selectors retain Shoaib Malik for Sri Lanka series

Pakistan`s former skipper Shoaib Malik has been retained for the "home" series against Sri Lanka in the United Arab Emirates, beginning Oct 18.

Ex-Pak Test spinner Iqbal Qasim blasts "inconsistent selection policy"

Former Test cricketer and chief selector Iqbal Qasim has criticised the selection committee for adopting a “futile” youth policy in team selection.

`Bar AMU VC from selection committee`

Aligarh Muslim University
Teachers’ Association requested the President
to bar AMU Vice Chancellor Prof PK Abdul Azis from playing any
role in selection committee.

Yuvi makes the cut for Eng tour

Charismatic opener Virender Sehwag is set to miss the first Test starting on July 21 due to shoulder injury.

Indian Test squad for England to be picked on July 2

The Indian squad for the four-Test series against England will be picked on July 2, Cricket Board sources said on Thursday.

Wary of swim wear? Here`s how to take plunge

There are many who choose shorts and t-shirts over swim wear because they lack the confidence mostly because of extra flab.

CJI should be appointed by selection, says ex SC judge

Former Supreme Court judge Justice Kuldeep Singh on Saturday stressed the need for appointment of the CJI through a transparent selection process instead of the present policy of having the seniormost judge occupying the post.

Expert panel examining pilot selection process

An experts committee, set up to plug
loopholes in the pilot licensing system and revamp it, is
examining the prevailing system of examination for selecting
pilots as well as aircraft engineers.

BJP Assam office ransacked over selection of candidate

Disgruntled Morigaon district
unit workers on Saturday ransacked the BJP Assam unit office in
Guwahati in protest against selection of candidates.

Army to maintain transparency in selecting candidates

The selection process for
recruitment in the Army would be transparent and there would
be no chance for any irregularity, a top Army official said
on Friday.

Bollinger and Siddle to fight for final pacer slot for Ashes opener

Australian selectors are undecided over the choice of the third fast bowler, as they decide the team for the first Test at the Gabba.

Lalu authorised for selection of candidates

Lalu Prasad was on Saturday authorised by the party`s central parliamentary board for taking appropriate steps for selection of candidates for all
168 assembly seats the party is contesting in Bihar.

Touring Pakistan team likely to undergo changes in England

The touring Pakistan squad may undergo some big changes as pressure grows on national selectors after the string of defeats in England.

IAF pilot selection gets hi-tech, `accurate`

The Indian Air Force (IAF) will in another three years put in place a new system to select fighter pilots for its cutting edge and high performance aircraft fleet, it was announced Thursday.

Selection of LPG dealerships through draw of lots from now on

The government has changed the
way state oil firms select distributors of domestic LPG,
replacing the present practice of shortlisting through
interviews with a draw of lots to pick the dealer.

Selection of expert panel on Sri Lanka underway: Ban

UN chief Ban Ki-moon on Wednesday
said that process is underway of finding experts for an
advisory panel that will probe allegations of human rights
violations in Sri Lanka.

Delhi HC to take up petition filed over selection of CIC

The issue of transparency in the selection of Chief Information Commissioner will come up before the Delhi High Court Thursday when a petition filed by a group of activists is taken up.