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Jan 23, 2017 Taslima faces Muslim ire at Jaipur lit fest: "Learning about her presence, 20 organisations, including the Rajasthan Muslim Forum, Mili Council, Tahafuz-e-Imam, Jamaat-e-Islami, the Muslim personal law board and Mansuri Samaj, raised slogans outside Diggi Palace against the author and the festival organisers."
Dec 30, 2016 Sports Ministry Derecognises IOA Following Its Decision To Appoint Kalmadi,Chautala As Life Presidents: "Scam tainted Suresh Kalmadi and Abhay Singh were elevated to the positions of life presidents by the IOA at its Annual General Meeting in Chennai on Tuesday."
Dec 28, 2016 Should Crony Kalmadi Club Quit Now?
Mar 18, 2016 Dhoni's car controversy: "Controversy surrounds India captain MS Dhoni over a car that he owns. The RTO in Dhanbad is checking whether an error was committed by one of its staff or if indeed the Indian captain tried to evade tax."
Jan 28, 2016 CBI to probe 2 major generals: "The Defence Ministry on Thursday ordered a CBI inquiry against two serving Army officers on charges of amassing assets disproportionate to their known sources of income."
Jan 10, 2016 Will continue to fight graft in DDCA, says Kirti Azad: ""No one can stop me... I will go on fighting corruption," he told reporters"
Jan 1, 2016 AAP asks Arun Jaitley: Who in the DDCA under you asked for favours from Virat Kohli’s father?: "“Kohli clearly said in this interview that his father, late Prem Kohli, was approached for a favour, and when he dismissed the offer, Virat was ignored and not selected for under-14 squad. This happened between 2001 and 2003, when Arun Jaitley was the DDCA President."
Jan 1, 2016 Jaitley cannot take shield of party discipline, a combative Azad tells BJP: "Unfazed by the prospect of his expulsion from BJP, suspended MP Kirti Azad today again attacked the Finance Minister and told the party that Arun Jaitley cannot take the shield of party discipline as the Delhi cricket body issue has no link with BJP. In his point by point rebuttal of the charges in the show cause notice slapped on him by the party yesterday, Azad said he had been pursuing the issue of "corruption" in the Delhi and District Cricket Association (DDCA) for the past nine years "without any let up" and was not even once told by BJP not to pursue it."
Dec 30, 2015 Jaitley was fully aware of irregularities in DDCA: AAP: ""Jaitley misused his position as (then) leader of opposition of the Rajya Sabha to pressurise Delhi Police (on DDCA issue).""
Dec 29, 2015 DDCA official sought sex for selection: Kejriwal: ""A senior journalist came to me and said his wife was asked to come for sex in return for selection of his son in the cricket team," Kejriwal told NDTV. He did not name the journalist. Kejriwal also said that "apart from the financial irregularities, there were other major wrong things happening including the sex racket"."
Dec 28, 2015 Want to expose corrupt in DDCA: Kirti Azad: ""I have not done anything against the party... but I want to expose those who are corrupt in the DDCA (Delhi and District Cricket Association)," Azad told media"
Dec 27, 2015 Probe panel moots suspension of DDCA amid corruption allegations: "the initial budget for the reconstruction work of Ferozshah Kotla Stadium was Rs.24 crore, but eventually it ended up costing Rs.114 crore."
Dec 22, 2015 DDCA clean-up can be template for other corrupt units: "There is something rotten in the state of Delhi cricket. There always has been."
Jun 29, 2015 Two Indian cricketers and one West Indian bribed by real estate tycoon, says Lalit Modi
Jun 27, 2015 Lalit Modi names three cricketers who were bribed: "former IPL Commissioner Lalit Modi has alleged that two leading Indian cricketers and a West Indian player had been bribed by an Indian real estate tycoon, who is also a bookmaker."
Jun 22, 2015 Lalit Modi fires fresh salvo against Rajiv Shukla, Congress: "In a series of tweets, the former IPL commissioner asked Mr. Shukla to reveal who paid for his private jet trips to London."
Jun 18, 2015 Pranab Mukherjee set ED after me when he was FM, claims Lalit Modi: "Lalit Modi has claimed that Pranab Mukherjee — as finance minister in 2010 in the UPA government — ordered an ED probe into his IPL business deals and personal financial transactions."
Jun 18, 2015 Debate: #Lalitgate: Can BJP defend Vasundhara Raje too?: "discuss the new twist to the ongoing Sushma-Lalit Modi controversy, BJP leader & Rajasthan CM Vasundhara Raje providing a witness statement in 2011 in support of scam-tainted Lalit Modi's immigration application in the UK, and whether the BJP can defend Raje too after standing by External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj who had written to British lawmaker Keith Vaz to allegedly recommend travel documents for scam-tainted Lalit Modi for visiting Portugal."
Jun 18, 2015 Debate: #Lalitgate: Corruption caught red handed?: " discuss the issue of Lalitgate deepening, Congress demanding resignations of External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj and Rajasthan CM Vasundhara Raje, Raje's son Dushyant getting a sweet deal from scam-tainted former IPL chief Lalit Modi, and Raje on Lalit Modi's guest list during IPL season 3."
Jun 18, 2015 Story of IPL’s Lalit Modi days: A hotel bill amounting to Rs 1.56 crore and a guest list of top politicians: "Modi has been billed for a little over Rs 1 crore for the two rooms he booked for himself during the four-month period."
Jun 17, 2015 Board of Crony Capitalists in India: "A cosy club of politicians and businessmen, the BCCI is totally unaccountable and rotten to the core."
Jun 1, 2015 Corruption-tainted former Indian Olympic Association chief elected vice-president of Asian athletics body
May 29, 2015 Like FIFA, like BCCI: If only India's police could arrest cricket officials: "FIFA president Sepp Blatter’s defence will be familiar with every one who follows Indian cricket - it is right out of former BCCI president N Srinivasan’s playbook."
May 9, 2015 'Intense lobbying for Padma awards': "Yoga guru Ramdev, who had declined Padma Vibhushan award, on Saturday (May 9) said that a lot of lobbying takes place behind the selection of Padma and even Nobel prize awardees and those with political influence succeed. "The entire world knows that all these awards like Padma Shri, Padma Bhushan or Padma Vibhushan and even Nobel prize are given to good people also, but there is intense lobbying and those having more political influence succeed in getting them," the Yoga guru said in New Delhi. He was speaking on the sidelines of an event organised by ASSOCHAM to spread awareness about yoga ahead of the first International Yoga Day which will be observed across the world on June 21."
May 6, 2015 BJP MP Kirti Azad opens up about corruption in DDCA, body headed for long by Finance Minister Arun Jaitley: "Two days following Arun Jaitley’s advice that NGOs such as Greenpeace should be transparent and disclose their funding sources, the Central Information Commission (CIC) accuses the Delhi & Districts Cricket Associations (DDCA) for not being clear enough."
Apr 11, 2015 'Corrupt & undeserving get awards': "Janata Dal (United) Chief Sharad Yadav is at it again -- raking up controversy once again, says only corrupt and undeserving people get the awards. His comment comes in the backdrop of the recent Padma awards that were conferred by the President."
Apr 11, 2015 Padma awards given only to "dishonest" people: JD(U)'s Sharad Yadav: ""Samajwadi people (Socialists) should spurn Padmashri and Padmabhushan (uspe laat maarna chahiye)....These awards are given to only those people who are dishonest (beimaan).. these are given only to people from high echelons of society," Yadav said, speaking at a felicitation ceremony organized to honour a senior socialist leader"
Jan 22, 2015 SC bars Srinivasan from contesting BCCI election: "The Supreme Court Thursday said sidelined BCCI president N. Srinivasan cannot contest election for the Indian cricket board's governing body presidency as long as he is involved in a "conflict of interest" situation as an owner of IPL franchise Chennai Super Kings (CSK)."
Jan 6, 2015 Now Vijender Singh Asks to Be Considered for the Padma Shri: "With Saina Nehwal getting the Sports Ministry's recommendation for the Padma Bhushan after a furore over her nomination being rejected, star India boxer Vijender Singh also threw his hat in the ring for the civilian honour but insisted he won't be "hurt" in case of a rejection."
Nov 24, 2014 Supreme Court slams Srinivasan for conflict of interest: "The Supreme Court on Monday slammed ICC Chairman N Srinivasan for “presuming” a clean chit on the basis of the Mudgal panel report, saying there was obvious conflict of interest between him heading the board and owning an IPL franchisee."
Nov 17, 2014 Mudgal report clears N Srinivasan; Raj Kundra, Gurunath Meiyappan indicted: "the panel — appointed by the Supreme Court to probe betting and match-fixing in IPL — has said that Raman was in touch with a bookie’s contact “eight times in one season”."
Nov 14, 2014 SC names Srinivasan in Mudgal Committee spot fixing probe: " The Supreme Court Friday disclosed the names of four key cricket personalities investigated by the Justice Mudgal Committee for allegations of spot fixing and betting in the 2013 edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL). "
Nov 14, 2014 Meiyappan’s role proved: Mudgal panel: "When senior counsel Kapil Sibal, appearing for Mr. Srinivasan, informed the court about the urgency of holding elections and allowing Mr. Srinivasan to contest, Justice Thakur said, “We cannot give clarity on whether you can contest or not until this matter is disposed of."
Nov 10, 2014 IPL Mess: Will the truth ever come out?: "The Supreme Court said it will go through the Mudgal committee report and examine whether it could be made public or parts of it should be withheld."
Oct 27, 2014 Vindoo: Gurunath was betting with me: "Vindoo Dara Singh admits on TIMES NOW that he indulged in betting during the Indian Premier League (IPL) matches, "Yes, I was betting and so was Gurunath Meiyappan.""
Oct 17, 2014 Anand barb at Kalmadi & Co. - Games boss says he urged transparency: "“Corruption was paramount in everything associated with Games preparations till I came into picture.”"
Sep 9, 2014 On PM's order, 265 dropped from jumbo Asiad team: "A jumbo 944-member contingent proposed for the upcoming Incheon Asian Games in South Korea has been pruned to 679 following guidelines issued by the prime minister’s office (PMO)."
Aug 11, 2014 Bharat Ratna tug of war: "A political fight has broken out over the Bharat Ratna shortlist with the Congress now leading a fresh attack on the Goverment. Congress claims that several other stalwarts were ignored in the process. Meanwhile, in what seems to be a case where all parties have come together against the Government, every party is proposing their favourites for the honour."
Aug 5, 2014 Debate: 2010 loot, 2014 shame: "IOA secretary general Rajeev Mehta and unattached wrestling referee Virender Malik, who were arrested on different reasons, were on Monday (August 4) released after charges against them were dropped for lack of evidence, putting an end to their unsavoury ordeal."
Aug 4, 2014 Ex-Mr India caught taking bribe: "arrested nine-time Mr India winner Suhas Khamkar, who is now the Panvel nayab (deputy) tehsildar, for accepting a bribe of Rs 50,000 from an agriculturalist. Khamkar was inducted into the state civil service two years ago for his sporting achievements, including winning several international bodybuilding titles."
Aug 4, 2014 CWG: Charges against Indian officials dropped due to lack of evidence: "Mehta was arrested for alleged drunken driving"
Jul 20, 2014 Swamy tells Aap Ki Adalat, Dubai mafia killed Sunanda Pushkar: "“Sunanda had already told some of the journalists that she was going to make revelations about IPL money laundering, Robert Vadra’s role in IPL, and the names of Indians who were part of Iraqi tyrant Saddam Hussein’s Oil for Food scam.”"
Jul 2, 2014 If Srinivasan's appointment as ICC chairman was not depressing enough, Lou Vincent comes up with a confession: ""My name is Lou Vincent and I am a cheat. I have abused my position as a professional sportsman on a number of occasions by choosing to accept money in fixing”, said former New Zealand cricketer Lou Vincent, before being banned for life."
Jun 28, 2014 Was Pakistan rewarded for supporting Srinivasan?: "“It is one of the saddest things I have seen in cricket,” was the blunt response from Paul Marsh, executive chairman of the Federation of International Cricketers' Association (FICA), on the election of the controversial Narayanaswami Srinivasan as chairman of the International Cricket Council (ICC) at its recently held meeting in Melbourne, Australia."
Jun 22, 2014 ICC ready to anoint 'tainted' India boss: "SUSPENDED Indian cricket chief Narayanaswami Srinivasan is expected to be anointed as the new International Cricket Council chairman at this week's annual conference in Melbourne, which is set to address growing concerns about corruption in the sport."
Mar 28, 2014 India captain MS Dhoni accused of ‘corrupt conduct’ by lawyer in IPL court hearing: "INDIA captain MS Dhoni has been accused of giving false evidence on a dramatic day in the Supreme Court hearing into corruption in the Indian Premier League. "
Mar 28, 2014 Is it time for total revamp of BCCI?: "The Supreme Court proposed to the BCCI that Chennai Super Kings and Rajasthan Royals should not be allowed to participate in the IPL 7 beginning April 16 in the UAE."
Mar 28, 2014 Dhoni lied about Guru Meiyappan role, insists Harish Salve: "Senior advocate Harish Salve, who represented Aditya Verma of the Bihar Cricket Association in the IPL spot-fixing and betting scandal, on Friday once again accused Mahendra Singh Dhoni, captain of both the Indian cricket team and the Chennai Super Kings IPL team, of lying about the role of Gurunath Meiyappan, the son-in-law of N Srinivasan."
Mar 27, 2014 Debate: No IP this year? - 2: "The statement of Dhoni, who is also the Vice President of India Cements, before the Committee that Meiyappan had no role in the CSK was a "cover up" that amounted to a corrupt practice. A two-judge bench comprising justices A K Patnaik and F M Ibrahim Kalifulla made the proposals when it took up Mudgal Committtee's report into the alleged betting and spot fixing during last year's IPL."
Mar 27, 2014 Debate: No IP this year? - 1: "senior counsel Harish Salve attacked India captain Mahinder Singh Dhoni, accusing him of being "guilty of corrupt practice" by lying before the Mudgal Committee on the role of the BCCI President's son-in-law Gurunath Meiyappan in CSK."
Mar 26, 2014 N Srinivasan should have resigned long back: I S Bindra: "Former BCCI president, I S Bindra, told CNN-IBN that he totally agrees with Shahshank Manohar's demand of suspending IPL 2014."
Mar 25, 2014 Srinivasan should quit from all posts that he holds: Lalit Modi: "In an interview to the CNN-IBN, former IPL chairman Lalit Modi said on Tuesday that BCCI president N Srinivasan should step down from all his posts to allow a 'fair' IPL probe."
Mar 25, 2014 Sealed envelope contains ‘serious allegations’, N Srinivasan must step down for fair probe, says SC: "The Supreme Court Tuesday said BCCI president N Srinivasan must step down as the president of the cricketing body if a fair probe has to be carried into the IPL spot fixing and betting scandal."
Mar 6, 2014 Excl: Guru's explosive confession: "It is now clear that Chennai Super Kings (CSK) former principal Gurunath Meiyappan placed what he called friendly bets. In never seen before documents that TIMES NOW has in its possession, Gurunath confessed to betting leaving a huge question mark of CSK's future."
Mar 6, 2014 Excl: Guru's explosive confession: "It is now clear that Chennai Super Kings (CSK) former principal Gurunath Meiyappan placed what he called friendly bets. In never seen before documents that TIMES NOW has in its possession, Gurunath confessed to betting leaving a huge question mark of CSK's future."
Feb 18, 2014 Roots of corruption run deep in IPL, says Supreme Court inquiry
Feb 13, 2014 Report finds corruption rampant in Indian cricket
Feb 11, 2014 Bookie named MS Dhoni over CSK match: Cop to panel: ""It is believed that Vikram Agarwal and his wife Vandana have suspicious links with people in United Arab Emirates and Singapore. Uttam (Kitty) claimed that the transaction was carried out at a hotel in Teynampet / T Nagar on April 27, 2013 to lose the match against Rajasthan Royals (by) scoring 140 runs,""
Feb 11, 2014 India Olympics ban lifted after new officials elected: "Abhay Singh Chautala was elected unopposed as president and Lalit Bhanot as secretary-general of the IOA in the elections which were declared void by the IOC. Mr Bhanot spent 11 months in jail in 2011 on corruption charges linked to the event before he was released on bail. Mr Chautala has close links to his predecessor Suresh Kalmadi, who is also on bail on similar charges."
Feb 10, 2014 Did Mumbai cops overlook Dawood angle?: "Mudgal panel report has raised heat on the former Chennai Super Kings boss indicting Gurunath Meiyappan for betting and passing information about CSK. But, once again it has sparked off the controversy over the D angle in the scandal."
Feb 10, 2014 Ban Srinivasan, scrap CSK; Dhoni involved in the cover-up: Lalit Modi: "Lashing out at the Chennai Super Kings (CSK) establishment after the Supreme Court-instituted committee on Monday ruled that Gurunath Meiyappan was the CSK Team Principal %26 involved in betting activities during the IPL, banned former IPL Commissioner Lalit Modi told CNN-IBN that the current India %26 CSK captain MS Dhoni was also part of the cover-up and that CSK should be scrapped following the betting %26 fixing revelations during IPL 6 last year."
Feb 10, 2014 Cases against Ramachandran may put IOA in big trouble: "As many as 3 cases of alleged misleading, forgery and manipulation are coming up against Ramachandran"
Feb 8, 2014 After street light, Kejriwal government orders probe into another CWG project: "Pointing at yet another purported scam under the Sheila Dikshit regime, Delhi government on Friday asked its Anti-Corruption Branch (ACB) to probe alleged irregularities worth Rs 184 crore in the construction of the Ring Road bypass ahead of the 2010 Commonwealth Games."
Feb 7, 2014 India's Olympic Shame at Sochi: Who is to blame?: "The IOA was given an option to hold fresh elections before the Sochi Games and that could have seen India's athletes compete under the national flag."
Feb 7, 2014 I know what the importance of the flag is, says Sushil Kumar: "The Indian wrestler, who has won two individual summer olympic medals, said that he find it very strange that an Indian athlete has to participate under the IOC's flag."
Feb 6, 2014 FIR against Sheila in CWG scam: "The former Delhi Chief Minister, Cabinet colleague accused of making illegal gains"
Jan 20, 2014 Sochi 2014: How corrupt officials made India a joke: "Sport in India has only a peripheral connection with athletes; it exists mainly to enrich officials, politicians, contractors and sundry parasites. Each individual sport is a milch cow to be milked dry by the mafia that controls it. Among the leading members of this mafia is the Indian Olympic Association (IOA)."
Jan 15, 2014 FIFA, Interpol to enlighten Indian football on corruption
Jan 12, 2014 CBI focuses on corruption in football
Dec 31, 2013 CVC recommends action against Kalmadi; probes multi-crore scams: "At least 37 government departments have spent over Rs 13,000 crore in 9,000 publicly funded CWG-related projects. The CVC has detected tax evasion of about Rs 1,000 crore in execution of these projects"
Dec 24, 2013 Another FIR against HPCA
Dec 23, 2013 India Could Be Kicked Out Of Olympics For Keeping Corruption-Tainted Officials, Says IOC President
Nov 14, 2013 FTP: Should Bharat Ratna awardees be kept out of political debates?: "After singer Lata Mangeshkar backed BJP prime ministerial candidate and Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi for prime minister's post, Mumbai's Congress chief Janardhan Chandurkar by demanded that the country's highest civilian honours bestowed on those who praise communal forces should be withdrawn. Another Congress leader Nitesh Rane reminded the singer should thank Maharashtra for her legacy. Rane said Mangeshkar should reconsider her support for Modi."
Nov 11, 2013 No tickets for Sachin's farewell Test?: "The rush for ticketts for master blaster Sachin Tendulkar's last appearance in Tests caused the website selling the tickets online to crash. With the MCA not allowing sales of tickets at the Wankhede stadium counter, Mumbai, the decision has left many fans disappointed."
Nov 9, 2013 Politicians, celebrities flout norms, name relatives for Padma awards: "An RTI query has revealed that Padma awards recommendations are not always done on the basis of merit with politicians and celebrities flouting norms to often pitch for their friends and relatives. The RTI revealed that Sarod maestro Amjad Ali Khan has recommended both his sons Ayaan and Amaan for Padma awards. Congress leader known for his close connections with film world recommended Sridevi and Anil Kapoor."
Nov 9, 2013 Padma awards farce: Lata recommends sister Usha, Amjad nominates sons, Amar nominates Jayaprada: "In sheer disregard towards provision to avoid conflict of interest, prominent dignitaries nominated their relatives and colleagues for the Padma awards"
Nov 9, 2013 Just 5,000 tickets available for Sachin fans in Mumbai: "Around 17,000 tickets will be distributed to cricket clubs affiliated to the Mumbai Cricket Association (MCA), which is hosting the match. Of the remaining, as many as 8,000 tickets will be given “complimentary” to sponsors and government bodies, including the municipality and the police."
Nov 9, 2013 Did not nominate only relatives for Padma awards, says Congress MP: "Congress leader T Subbarami Reddy on Saturday rebuffed accusations of recommending only friends and relatives for the prestigious 2013 Padma awards. He stressed that the awards are based on merit and they recommend people, but there is a panel which will choose on merit and discard other recommendations."
Nov 8, 2013 VIPs nominated kin, acolytes for this year’s Padma awards: "there is heavy lobbying for the national honour. The Padma committee is a mere rubber stamp that picks 100 people from a list of 1,300," "
Oct 28, 2013 Dawood entered India's dressing room in Sharjah: Vengsarkar: "Vengsarkar said the fugitive gangster was introduced by the famous actor Mehmood as a businessman."
Oct 27, 2013 Corruption Watchdog Recommends Prosecution of Kalmadi
Oct 25, 2013 IPL 2013: Mudgal panel seeks information on tainted Gurunath Meiyappan: "Justice Mudgal is heading a Supreme Court-appointed three-member committee that is probing allegations of corruption in IPL 2013."
Oct 7, 2013 IPL spot fixing: SC proposes probe panel: "The Supreme Court on Monday (October 7) rejected BCCI's suggestion for setting up a special committee to probe the IPL spot-fixing scandal and proposed a three-member panel headed by former Punjab and Haryana Chief Justice Mukul Mudgal to examine the issue. A bench of Justices A K Patnaik and J S Kehar also proposed the names of senior advocate and Additional Solicitor General N Nagehswar Rao and Assam Cricket Association member Nilay Dutta to be part of the panel. It asked the counsel of BCCI and Cricket Association of Bihar(CAB), which are at loggerheads on the issue of fresh probe in the scandal, to seek instructions on the proposed panel and posted the case for hearing for tomorrow when a formal order would be passed on it."
Oct 7, 2013 SC suggests IPL probe panel, keeps Srinivasan away from BCCI office: "BCCI president N Srinivasan's woes refuse to die down with the Supreme Court on Monday saying that the controversial India Cements boss can't be allowed to discharge his duties as BCCI president, though the SC suggested that it may allow him to do so if he distances himself from all matters related the IPL."
Oct 3, 2013 Credibility crisis costs BCCI?: "The title sponsorship rights for Team India's matches have seen a drop of 1.30 crore per match from the previous deal. While the BCCI blames it on the turmoil in the market, it's no doubt a fallout of the IPL fixing scandal and the prevailing credibility crisis in the BCCI."
Oct 3, 2013 Shashank Manohar slams Srinivasan, says he must quit: "In an interview to 'Mumbai Mirror', the former BCCI chief called Srinivasan an 'autocrat' who only worries about his personal interests."
Sep 30, 2013 Re-elected but can't take charge: "The Supreme Court said on Monday (September 30) that N Srinivasan will continue as the BCCI President, but will not participate in any IPL issue. The court asked the BCCI and Cricket Association of Bihar to sort out the scope and nature of committee to probe IPL spot fixing. The SC is to hear the matter further on October 7."
Sep 30, 2013 Loyalists rewarded in new board: "Not only is N Srinivasan re-elected as the President of the BCCI, but Srinivasan's loyalist were also rewarded with plum posts. This even as the dissent in the BCCI is out in the open with top officials shunted out."
Sep 29, 2013 Srinivasan wins third term despite corruption scandal: "even though a Supreme Court order bars him from taking charge immediately due to a corruption scandal"
Sep 29, 2013 N Srinivasan returns as BCCI chief: "Defying intense criticism, N Srinivasan was elected unopposed as BCCI President for a third year during the Board's AGM in Chennai today even though he will not take charge till further orders from the Supreme Court. Srinivasan was the lone Presidential candidate put forward by the South Zone, from where he got the proposer and the seconder."
Sep 29, 2013 N Srinivasan re-elected as BCCI president unopposed: "N Srinivasan was on Sunday re-elected unopposed as the president of the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) during the board's Annual General Meeting (AGM)."
Sep 23, 2013 Son-in-law of Indian cricket chief N Srinivasan arrested on corruption charges: "T20 Champions League campaign threatens to become a sideshow to another major cricket corruption case which is embroiling some of the biggest names in Indian cricket."
Sep 23, 2013 N Srinivasan set to stay as BCCI chief: "In less than a week from now the BCCI will meet in Chennai to elect a new president and indications are that despite all recent upheavals, N Srinivasan will stay on in the job for another year."
Sep 21, 2013 You can't push me out, says a defiant N Srinivasan: "'Why should I step aside? I'm not disqualified,' said the BCCI chief when asked if he would quit following the chargesheet against Gurunath Meiyappan."
Sep 21, 2013 Srini's son-in-law Meiyappan chargesheeted in IPL betting scam: "Police on Saturday filed charges of forgery, cheating and criminal conspiracy against Gurunath Meiyappan, former owner of Chennai Super Kings, actor Vindoo Dara Singh and 20 in the Indian Premier League betting case, four months after the scandal rocked the cricketing world."
Sep 21, 2013 Meiyappan chargesheeted in IPL betting scam: "Mumbai police chargesheeted Gurunath Meiyappan, actor Vindoo Dara Singh and 20 others in connection with the IPL betting scandal"
Sep 21, 2013 IPL spot-fixing: Mumbai Police chargesheet names Meiyappan: "The chargesheet by Mumbai Police in the IPL spot-fixing case names 22 accused including BCCI chief N Srinivasan's son-in-law Gurunath Meiyappan and Vindoo Dara Singh. The chargesheet accessed by CNN-IBN does not mention any instance of spot-fixing in the IPL matches."
Sep 19, 2013 Anti-Srinivasan wave gathers force: "Former BCCI President Shashank Manohar is set to make a comeback at the Board of Control for Cricket in India's (BCCI) annual general meeting (AGM) on September 29 by challenging incumbent N Srinivasan for the post of the BCCI Chief. Srinivasan's support has dwindled with sources telling TIMES NOW that the Srinivasan has only 4 state associations backing him with a massive 20 associations ready to back Shashank."
Sep 17, 2013 Chavan takes on Sharad Pawar?: "The Mumbai cricket Association has become a big political battleground. This after Maharashtra CM Prithviraj Chavan jumped into the fray and filed his nomination as a representative of the Mazgaon Cricket club. He now becomes eligible to contest for the president's post which even NCP supremo Sharad Pawar is eyeing."
Sep 15, 2013 More trouble for BCCI boss Srini?: "In what could be a blow for Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) president-in-exile N Srinivasan, his son-in-law Gurunath Meiyappan is set to be named in the Mumbai Police's chargesheet of the IPL fixing scandal."

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