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The tax administration has begun a probe into the Kochi team of Indian Premier League (IPL), engulfed in a major controversy over ownership issue, to ascertain if its money had been channelled illegally from tax havens abroad.
“The Directorate General of Investigation in Kochi had discussed this issue with senior officials in New Delhi yesterday. The […] Continue reading Income tax probe starts on funding of Kochi IPL team

India’s Arvind Bhat and Trupti Murgunde crashed out of the singles event on the opening day of the main draw of Badminton Asia Championships here Wednesday.
Bhat, seeded 16th, lost to Ji Hoon Hong of Korea 15-21, 21-13, 6-21 in the second round. The Indian had defeated Nepalese Bikash Shrestha 21-14, 21-11 in his first match […] Continue reading Bhat, Murgunde out of Asian Badminton

Targeting the African market, India’s largest private carrier Jet Airways Wednesday began its daily non-stop flights from Mumbai to Johannesburg – its 23rd international destination.
“Given the strong linkages between India and South Africa, and the large number of people of Indian origin living in and working in South Africa, we believe that there is untapped […] Continue reading Jet launches Mumbai-Johannesburg daily non-stop flights

The International Cricket Council (ICC) Wednesday signed a three-year deal with Hero Honda Motors through which the two-wheeler major will become a global partner with a major presence at all ICC events.
The deal will include the upcoming ICC World Twenty20, which takes place from April 30 to May 16 in the West Indies, and will […] Continue reading Hero Honda becomes ICC’s global partner

Former Spice Girls member Victoria Beckham is said to be frantic after she lost the services of her treasured PA.
Posh, 35, has been doing things on her own after her last assistant had her visa extension denied in the US, and now she is searching desperately for a new helper.
“It’s the best job in the […] Continue reading Posh ‘looking for new PA’