NEW DELHI: A Delhi court is expected to pronounce on April 26 its order on whether to frame charges against former Wrestling Federation of India chief and BJP MP Brij Bhushan Sharan Singh in a sexual harassment case lodged by six female wrestlers against him.

It bears noting that the original complaint of sexual harassment and stalking against the powerful BJP MP was made by a group of seven female wrestlers, which including a minor. However, in July 2023, the then 17-year-old retracted her allegations.

Apr 17, 2024 19:04
This is interesting. And frankly, surprising! The Union Sports Ministry has taken a diametrically opposite position to that of global governing body United World Wrestling and the Indian Olympic Association on the matter of the status of the (still for all intents and purposes) Brijbhushan Sharan Singh-controlled Wrestling Federation of India.
Apr 17, 2024 19:04
ZEE  Entertainment Enterprises Ltd (ZEE) will withdraw the merger implementation application filed before the National Company Law Tribunal (NCLT), Mumbai bench. The step taken by the Company to withdraw the implementation application is based on the advice received by the Board after a detailed consultation with legal experts.
Apr 05, 2024 20:04
The Supreme Court on Friday agreed to consider listing the pleas relating to the All India Football Federation and finalisation of its constitution, which was framed by former apex court judge Justice L Nageswara Rao.
Apr 04, 2024 19:04
NEW DELHI: The Internal Complaints Committee (ICC) of the All India Football Federation (AIFF) has declared withdrawn an investigation into the case of alleged sexual harassment of a female employee at its headquarters "because the victim and the other party do not wish to pursue the matter any further".
Apr 02, 2024 19:04
The All India Football Federation (AIFF) on Tuesday suspended its executive committee member Deepak Sharma until further notice for his alleged physical assault of two women players in Goa, two days after it stopped short of doing the same.
Mar 15, 2024 21:03
Star India has initiated arbitration proceedings against Zee Entertainment Enterprises Ltd for the media major's recent decision to pull back on its $1.4 billion TV rights sub-licensing agreement for International Cricket Council (ICC) tournaments for the 2024-27 period. Star India has asked company to pay damages for non-compliance.
Mar 07, 2024 20:03
The Indian gaming industry is again under the cosh with reports that the fate of the wildly popular Battlegrounds Mobile India (BGMI), which was only reinstated in the country in May 2023 following a period of suspension, is hanging in the balance.
Mar 07, 2024 20:03
In response to increasing instances of advertisements promoting illegal activities such as betting and gambling, the Central Consumer Protection Authority (CCPA) has issued a comprehensive advisory. The advisory, by the Consumer Protection Act, 2019, emphasizes the prohibition of advertising, promotion, and endorsement of unlawful activities prohibited under various laws.
Mar 06, 2024 20:03
Under-fire All India Football Federation president Kalyan Chaubey, in a letter to member associations and executive committee members, gave a detailed rebuttal to the corruption allegations thrown at him, stating it was all part of a ‘concerted and systematic effort’ to malign him before the AIFF's Annual General Meeting (AGM) this month.
Mar 04, 2024 20:03
The All India Football Federation is becoming one "sack happy" place. The AIFF on Sunday terminated the services of its principal legal advisor Nilanjan Bhattacharjee after he made serious "corruption allegations" against federation president Kalyan Chaubey, who had termed them "baseless".