Our computers stolen by police, CBI tells court

Our computers stolen by police, CBI tells court

Srinagar: The J&K High Court on Monday directed the state government to investigate allegations made by CBI that its computers were stolen by the state police last year. A division bench headed by Chief Justice Badar Durrez Ahmed and Justice MK Hanjura directed Additional Advocate General BA Dar to investigate allegations made by the CBI […]

Mehjoor’s 5 wicket haul guides Gymkhana to comfortable victory

Mehjoor’s 5 wicket haul guides Gymkhana to comfortable victory

SRINAGAR: Pacer Mehjoor Ali’s five wicket haul helped Kashmir Gymkhana (Reds) to register a thumping 54 run victory over Amateur Cricket Club (ACC) Reds in SDA Drabu One day cricket tournament played at Sheri Kashmir Cricket Stadium Sonawar here on Thursday. Chasing a target of 206 ACC (Reds) was never in the hunt as they […]

JKCA scam: HC grants CBI more time, but asks for fresh report

JKCA scam: HC grants CBI more time, but asks for fresh report

Srinagar: The J&K High Court on Wednesday directed the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) to file a fresh report in its investigation into a multi-crore scam in the Jammu and Kashmir Cricket Association (JKCA). The court also granted more time to the CBI to conclude its investigation into the scam. A division bench of Justice […]

JK pacer Mehjoor impresses Kings XI batsmen in nets

JK pacer Mehjoor impresses Kings XI batsmen in nets

SRINAGAR: Mehjoor Ali, a young fast bowling prodigy, got a shot in the arm when he bowled for batsmen of king’s XI Punjab during net practice session at Chinnaswamy Stadium Bangalore. Mehjoor was invited to nets by  King’s XI Punjab’s assistant coach Mithun Manhas and provided him a chance to bowl for batsmen of his […]

HC issues notice to BCCI on plea for making JKCA ‘functional’

HC issues notice to BCCI on plea for making JKCA ‘functional’

SRINAGAR: The J&K High Court has issued a notice, seeking reply from Board of Control for Cricket in India (BBCI) and others to make Jammu and Kashmir Cricket Association ‘functional’ and elect its management under the guidelines provided by the Supreme Court. Hearing a petition filed by two cricketers — Sajjad Ahmad Sofi and Sarfaraz […]

HC grants 3 months more to CBI to probe JKCA scam

HC grants 3 months more to CBI to probe JKCA scam

SRINAGAR: The J&K High Court on Monday granted three more months to the CBI to complete its investigation into a multi-crore scam in Jammu and Kashmir Cricket Association (JKCA). A division bench of Chief Justice N Paul Vasanthakumar and Justice Ali Mohammad Magrey granted the time while disposing of an application filed by the CBI […]

JKCA elects Imran Ansari as new president

JKCA elects Imran Ansari as new president

SRINAGAR: Jammu and Kashmir Cricket Association (JKCA) on Tuesday elected state sports minister Imran Ansari as its president in total disregard to the Supreme Court accepting Lodha Panel recommendations on reforms in the BCCI which bar ministers from becoming office bearers. Ansari, who ended National Conference president Farooq Abdullah’s three-decade tenure at the helm of […]

Pacer Sofi gets NOC for UK visa

Pacer Sofi gets NOC for UK visa

Srinagar: Pacer Mehjoor Ali Sofi has been given the No Objection Certificate (NOC) needed to get a visa to play in county cricket in the UK after being refused the document following the intervention of Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Mehbooba Mufti. The 25-year-old cricketer was denied the NOC by Iqbal Shah, general secretary, Jammu […]