Ranjib Biswal

Centre says no official estimate of the amount of black money in India

Thakur was replying to a  question by Congress Rajya Sabha MP Ranjib Biswal who demanded details from the Ministry of Finance regarding black money in India. The question asked the government to state the estimated amount of black money inside and outside the country, as on date.

Dec 10, 2019, 16:53 PM IST

Not to allow water bottles in future: OCA to BCCI

Odisha Cricket Association (OCA) said it will not allow water bottles inside the Barabati Stadium in future.

Oct 07, 2015, 21:50 PM IST

Former selector Raja Venkat receives flak for Kohli, Dhoni captaincy comment

After spilling the beans on how N Srinivasan stopped Virat Kohli replacing Mahendra Singh Dhoni as India's One-Day International captain in 2011, former national selector Raja Venkat received widespread criticism from his former colleagues and Board of Control for Cricket in India ​(BCCI) officials.

Jun 13, 2015, 20:42 PM IST

Will try to bring about improvement in IPL, says Rajeev Shukla

Former Union Minister Rajeev Shukla, who was today re-appointed chairman of the powerful IPL Governing Council, said his priority will be to try and bring about an improvement and further enhance the glory of the IPL.

Apr 06, 2015, 20:23 PM IST

Rajeev Shukla appointed IPL Governing Council chairman, Sourav Ganguly named member

Congress MP Rajeev Shukla on Monday was appointed chairman of Indian Premier League's governing council by the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI).

Apr 06, 2015, 18:51 PM IST

No decision taken on cheerleaders, says IPL chairman

IPL chairman Ranjib Biswal on Monday said that no decision was taken yet on banning cheerleaders from the popular T20 league.

Mar 09, 2015, 23:03 PM IST

Ranjib Biswal to remain IPL chairman

Odisha Cricket Association president Ranjib Biswal will retain his position as the chairman of the cash-rich Indian Premier League in the new regime under Jagmohan Dalmiya.

Mar 03, 2015, 19:59 PM IST

BCCI convenes Marketing Committee, IPL governing council meets tomorrow

The Cricket Board has convened meetings of its Marketing Committee and IPL Governing Council here on Tuesday.

Feb 09, 2015, 22:18 PM IST

123 players retained, 5 traded across teams for 2015 IPL

As many as 123 cricketers were retained by the Indian Premier League (IPL) franchises while five Indians were traded during the player trade window for the 2015 season, a BCCI statement said Tuesday.

Dec 16, 2014, 21:51 PM IST

Security plan in place for Sri Lanka players: Police

Keeping in view the security lapses during last year's India-Sri Lanka match and incidents of Tamil Tiger racists attacking Lankan cricket lovers in London, the city's Commissionerate Police on Friday assured a foolproof safety plan for players and spectators.

Oct 24, 2014, 22:41 PM IST

West Indies players to play in IPL: Ranjib Biswal

Indian Premier League (IPL) chairman Ranjib Biswal said Tuesday that despite the West Indies players cancelling their tour of India mid-way last week, they will play in the cash-rich league next season.

Oct 21, 2014, 15:38 PM IST

Working committee set to discuss AGM, Ravi Shastri's contract

The all-powerful working committee meeting of the BCCI will take place here tomorrow to discuss about deferring the AGM and a longer tenure for Team Director Ravi Shastri, who in all likelihood would be requested to guide India till next year's World Cup.

Sep 25, 2014, 16:15 PM IST

MCA agrees to allow Shah Rurkh Khan to watch the IPL 2014 finals

In an attempt to get back the IPL final on June 1, the Mumbai Cricket Association today agreed to all the terms and conditions laid down by IPL Chairman Ranjib Biswal, including temporarily lifting the ban on superstar Shah Rukh Khan.

May 15, 2014, 20:15 PM IST

MCA in a fix over SRK`s entry to Wankhede Stadium

The Mumbai Cricket Association (MCA) finds itself in a catch-22 situation as it may have to allow Kolkata Knight Riders` co-owner Shah Rukh Khan at Wankhede stadium if it wants to host the IPL final on June 1.

May 14, 2014, 18:02 PM IST

Biswal replies to MCA`s protest, puts in a few riders

The impasse over the shift IPL venue took a new turn after league`s chairman Ranjib Biswal put the ball back in Mumbai Cricket Association`s court by attaching a few riders in order to get the summit clash back from M Chinnaswamy Stadium in Bangalore.

May 13, 2014, 21:06 PM IST

Miffed MCA seeks explanation on IPL final snub

The Mumbai Cricket Association (MCA) is miffed with the BCCI`s decision to shift the IPL final to Bangalore and have written a letter to league chairman Ranjib Biswal, seeking an explanation.

May 11, 2014, 00:25 AM IST

CCI to host IPL Qualifier 2: Biswal

The Indian Premier League Qualifier 2 on May 30 has been shifted to the Brabourne Stadium from the Wankhede Stadium, where there are some venue management issues ahead of the June 1 final too.

May 07, 2014, 11:04 AM IST

Gavaskar, Shivlal to visit BCCI headquarters on friday

Former cricketers Sunil Gavaskar and Shivlal Yadav will be visiting the BCCI headquarters here on friday, the first time after being appointed as interim Presidents for IPL-related and non-IPL-related functions, respectively.

Apr 03, 2014, 22:57 PM IST

BCCI members demand SGM for discussing developments

Some BCCI members have demanded the convening of a Special General Meeting of the Board to take stock of the situation in the wake of Supreme Court`s order replacing N Srinivasan by interim President Sunil Gavaskar to look after IPL 7 affairs.

Mar 31, 2014, 20:54 PM IST

Sunil Gavaskar briefed on Indian Premier League by Ranjib Biswal

BCCI`s Interim President Sunil Gavaskar on Saturday met IPL chairman Ranjib Biswal who briefed the former Indian captain on "various aspects" related to the upcoming seventh edition of the cash-rich Twenty20 league.

Mar 29, 2014, 20:06 PM IST