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Retirement age issue: AIIMS faculty body for rotating headship

The decision to raise the retirement age of the faculty at the premier institute was taken on October 21 in a meeting of the institute's governing body chaired by Union Health Minister J P Nadda.

Oct 27, 2016, 00:43 AM IST

Srinivasan keeps mum post-Supreme Court verdict

Sidelined BCCI president N. Srinivasan refused to comment following the Supreme Court's decision Thursday to bar him from contesting the election for the Indian cricket board's governing body presidency due to a "conflict of interest".

Jan 22, 2015, 19:01 PM IST

Fighting Sepp Blatter says he will not abandon FIFA

Sepp Blatter declared FIFA`s crisis to be over on Friday and said he would not abandon soccer`s governing body.

Dec 20, 2014, 00:08 AM IST

IPL spot-fixing case: SC gives N Srinivasan three alternatives

Supreme Court has recommended three options to Srinivasan's counsel to proceed further in the IPL spot-fixing and betting case.

Dec 09, 2014, 14:06 PM IST

UEFA urged to amend financial fair play policy

French football club Paris Saint-Germain and English Premier League's Manchester City have urged the European football governing body, UEFA, to make changes to its Financial Fair Play policy (FFP) rules.

Oct 15, 2014, 18:42 PM IST

No change in 2015 Africa Cup schedule over Ebola: CAF

The schedule for the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations will not be changed, African football`s governing body the African Football Confederation (CAF) announced on Saturday despite hosts Morocco calling for its postponement over the Ebola crisis.

Oct 11, 2014, 18:16 PM IST

Arsenal face fine as UEFA probe six clubs

Arsenal could be fined following crowd disturbances during their midweek Champions League clash with Galatasaray as European football`s governing body UEFA confirmed Friday disciplinary proceedings had been opened against six teams.

Oct 03, 2014, 20:57 PM IST

Asian Games: Archers take aim at basketball's hijab ban

Banned by basketball`s governing body and a source of controversy at the Asian Games, hijabs were worn freely at the archery tournament in Incheon on Friday as athletes struggled to comprehend how a headscarf could cause such an uproar.

Sep 26, 2014, 15:11 PM IST

Asian Games: Basketball body says headwear ban not religious

Basketball`s world body insisted its ban on headwear has no "religious connotation" Friday after Qatar`s women`s team quit the Asian Games because they were not allowed to play in hijab scarves.

Sep 26, 2014, 13:02 PM IST

Women to join the men in ''four-man'' bobsleigh

The four-man bobsleigh may have to be renamed after the sport`s governing body announced a ground-breaking move on Thursday to allow women alongside the men in mixed gender teams when the season starts.

Sep 26, 2014, 11:22 AM IST

Roma, Monaco, Inter, Liverpool probed over financial fair play

AS Roma, Monaco, Inter Milan and Liverpool are among seven clubs who are being investigated for possible breaches of financial fair play regulations, European soccer`s governing body UEFA said on Thursday.

Sep 26, 2014, 11:01 AM IST

FIFA will not ban travel to Ebola-hit countries

The medical committee of world soccer's governing body, FIFA, decided Tuesday not to impose a ban on travelling to countries hit with the deadly Ebola outbreak.

Sep 24, 2014, 10:03 AM IST

Formula One revises radio ban after team talks

Formula One`s governing body postponed the bulk of a ban on radio and pit board messages until next season after deciding on Friday that this weekend`s Singapore Grand Prix was too early for teams to adapt to the new restrictions.

Sep 19, 2014, 15:12 PM IST

No positive dope tests on 2014 Tour de France

There were no positive dope tests at this year`s Tour de France, world cycling`s governing body the UCI announced on Tuesday.

Sep 03, 2014, 10:23 AM IST

International Rugby Board to become World Rugby

The International Rugby Board (IRB) is to change its name to World Rugby, the global governing body for rugby union announced Thursday.

Aug 28, 2014, 14:37 PM IST

Malaysian gymnast flips out after Asian Games snub

Malaysian gymnast Mohd Hamzaruddin Nordin has hit out at the sport`s national governing body after they opted not to send any male athletes to next month`s Asian Games after a poor showing at the Commonwealth Games.

Aug 17, 2014, 16:34 PM IST

FIFA suspends Nigeria`s Football Association

The world football governing body FIFA Wednesday announced the suspension of the Nigeria Football Association (NFA) with immediate effect.

Jul 10, 2014, 05:28 AM IST

Beckenbauer provisionally banned by FIFA over ethics violation

Former FIFA executive committee member Franz Beckenbauer was provisionally banned from any football-related activity for 90 days on Friday over "an apparent breach" of ethics, soccer`s world governing body said.

Jun 13, 2014, 22:25 PM IST

Probe exposes World Cup match-fix mess: Report

An confidential FIFA report raises concerns about World Cup match-fixing vulnerabilities just 12 days before the global football showdown kicks off in Brazil, the New York Times reported Saturday.

Jun 01, 2014, 03:28 AM IST

FIFA to release last-minute World Cup tickets

Football`s governing body FIFA will offer fans their last chance to attend the World Cup by releasing a final batch of tickets June 1.

May 24, 2014, 10:20 AM IST