Thursday, 1 December, 2022
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Topic: CoA

#MeToo clean chit to BCCI’s Rahul Johri: Divided CoA can’t serve Indian cricket well

Probe into sexual harassment allegations against Rahul Johri returned a split 2:1 verdict, deepening divide between CoA chief Vinod Rai & member Diana Edulji.

Handling of sexual abuse complaints by CoA boss will ruin Indian cricket

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Sourav Ganguly slams CoA over handling of BCCI CEO Rahul Johri’s sexual harassment cases

Sourav Ganguly writes to BCCI and says reports of sexual harassment allegations against CEO Rahul Johri show the board in poor light.

What’s wrong with India’s chief selector performing pitch ‘puja’? Everything, actually

Chief selector M.S.K. Prasad performed pitch ‘puja’ ahead of India’s second ODI against West Indies in Visakhapatnam, drawing flak and ridicule.

Fresh allegation of sexual harassment against Indian cricket board CEO Rahul Johri

While CoA member Diana Edulji is strongly in favour of terminating Johri’s contract, chairman Vinod Rai wants an independent probe against him.

CoA split on Rahul Johri sexual harassment charges shows Vinod Rai has dropped the ball

CoA member Diana Edulji wanted BCCI CEO Rahul Johri to resign or be removed, but chief Vinod Rai insisted on setting up a three-member inquiry panel.

Suspend BCCI CEO Rahul Johri & probe him: State associations’ ultimatum to Vinod Rai’s CoA

Six state associations of BCCI write to CoA chief Vinod Rai, seek answers on allegations of sexual harassment against Rahul Johri.

Vinod Rai’s panel still to act despite two #MeToo allegations against BCCI CEO Rahul Johri

CoA is under pressure to address #MeToo allegations against Rahul Johri by a former colleague, and by a serving BCCI employee.

I’m here to stay and run Indian cricket: Vinod Rai tells BCCI

In letter to the Board, CoA gives its own interpretation of Supreme Court’s order, indicating its intention to cling onto power.

The woman behind the Deepika Padukone cleavage furore defends her ‘hiring’ by BCCI

BCCI office-bearers have questioned her appointment as general manager by the CoA, not least because she has courted controversy in the past.

On Camera

YourTurn

A group picture of Supreme court judges at Supreme Court in New Delhi | Praveen Jain | ThePrint

Ambedkar rejected collegium system, said CJI supremacy on judges’ appointment is dangerous

In May 1949, the Constituent Assembly debated the Collegium system, only to reject it thrice. Now the SC is assuming that role once again.
Representational image | Reuters

India’s economic growth at 6.3% for second quarter, slower than previous months

Government capital spending increased more than 40% during the quarter as it stepped up expenditure on roads to railways, according to official data on Wednesday.

Defence

A soldier with 'Arjun', a black kite trained to down enemy drones, during the Yudh Abhyas exercise being held in Auli, Uttarakhand | Suraj Singh Bisht | ThePrint

It’s a plane, no it’s a bird! Army’s training eagles & falcons to swoop down on hostile drones

The birds are also being trained for surveillance at Remount Veterinary Corps Centre in Meerut, with cameras fitted to their heads to record videos.

A Gujarat gamble: A likely reason Rahul is not giving Modi a fight this assembly election

I'd rather not buy idea that Rahul's holding his fire until 2024. More likely, Congress believes Karnataka offers best chance of winning a Gujarat-sized state if Gujarat is too challenging.