Press Trust of India | Wednesday July 23, 2014
India, who won five table tennis medals including a gold and silver in Delhi four years ago, begin their challenge with the team championships beginning in Glasgow on Thursday.
Press Trust of India | Friday July 18, 2014
Parupalli Kashyap won a bronze medal in 2010 Commonwealth Games in New Delhi.
Press Trust of India | Saturday July 5, 2014
He won the gold medal in the 2010 Commonwealth Games but wrestler Narsingh Yadav was caught resorting to unscrupulous means during a written exam conducted by the Maharashtra Police Training Academy.
Diaspora | Press Trust of India | Tuesday June 24, 2014
A 17-year-old Indian-American student has been presented with the prestigious Congressional Award Gold Medal, which is Congress' highest award for youth in the United States.
Press Trust of India | Tuesday May 27, 2014
The decision to upgrade Sudha Singh's silver medal in the 3000m steeplechase event at the 2013 Pune Asian Athletics Championships after gold medalist Ruth Jebet was declared ineligible to represent Bahrain on nationality grounds.
Saturday May 17, 2014
A new look Indian recurve team of Sanjay Boro, Atanu Das and Thupuvoyi Swuro, who qualified to the elimination round as second seed, defeated China 5-3 in the semifinals.
Agence-France Presse | Wednesday March 26, 2014
Former India coach Ric Charlesworth, 62, will relinquish his position after six years in the role during which he led the Kookaburras to World Cup and Commonwealth Games titles, an Olympic bronze medal and four Champions Trophy gold medals.
Press Trust of India | Friday March 14, 2014
In Compound Men Individual category, Abhishek will fight for Gold with Esmaeil Ebadi of Iran, while Sandeep Kumar will pose a challenge to Dehchai Thepchai of Thailand for the Bronze Medal. L Bombayla Devi will face Kaori Kawanaka of Japan in Recu...
AgenceFrance-Presse | Wednesday March 12, 2014
The charity backed shooter Abhinav Bindra, who won India's first individual gold medal at the 2008 Beijing Olympics, and wrestler Yogeshwar Dutt who took bronze in London four years later.
Press Trust of India | Monday March 10, 2014
After her standout performance in the qualification round, Heena Sidhu was ranked number one with a score of 386/400. She maintained her lead in the final round and shot 200.3 to emerge winner. Chain Singh won the top prize with a score of 206.
Suprita Das | Tuesday March 11, 2014
Son of a street hawker from New Delhi's Paharganj area, Rajkumar Tiwari won India's first ice skating gold medal in the Special Olympics last year.
Press Trust of India | Sunday February 16, 2014
Om Prakash threw the iron ball to a distance of 19.07m to clinch the gold and save India from ending the championships without a medal.
Press Trust of India | Tuesday February 11, 2014
The performance has also brought Heena Sidhu on the cover-page of the International Shooting Sport Federation news magazine, yet another first for Indian shooting.
Press Trust of India | Friday February 7, 2014
Indian shooter Abhinav Bindra had won his first medal in this Tri series competition yesterday with a qualification score of 613.7. He finished 8th in the pre-qualification round.
Press Trust of India | Tuesday January 14, 2014
Anju Bobby George won the silver medal in at the 2005 Monaco World Athletics Final. This was upgraded to gold after Tatyana Kotova of Russia was found to have been guilty of doping.
Press Trust of India | Friday December 13, 2013
The 45-year-old Angle, the only Olympic gold medallist (1996 Atlanta Games) in the history of professional wrestling, was effusive in his praise for India's only double Olympic medallist, Sushil, whom he described as "one of the best grapplers in ...
Press Trust of India | Saturday November 2, 2013
Laishram Bombayla Devi won the bronze medal beating another Korean Joo Hyun Jung in the women's individual section as India riding on a superlative show in the compound section finished with three gold, one silver and two bronze medals.
Press Trust of India | Friday November 1, 2013
India now have won two gold, one silver and one bronze to be at second position behind Korea (3-2-2) in the medal standings.
Press Trust of India | Tuesday October 22, 2013
Discus thrower Krishna Poonia, the only Indian woman track and field athlete to have won an individual gold medal in the Commonwealth Games in 2010 in New Delhi, resigned from the Indian Railways on Tuesday so as to join the Congress Party and pre...
Press Trust of India | Thursday October 10, 2013
Jwala, who had won the bronze medal in 2011 World Championship in London and the 2010 Commonwealth Games gold along with partner Ashwini Ponnappa, is unlikely to be able to participate in the Denmark Open as the BAI had withdrawn her entry from the e...