Press Trust of India | Tuesday November 10, 2015
Swapnil Kusale bagged a gold medal in the 50m rifle as India continued to add medals in the 13th Asian Shooting Championship in Kuwait.
Press Trust of India | Sunday November 8, 2015
India went ahead of China with a total of 12 gold, 8 silver and 8 bronze for a total haul of 28 medals with three more days left. China has 11 gold, 8 silver and 9 bronze medals.
Press Trust of India | Tuesday November 3, 2015
Shiva Thapa is placed second with 1550 points in the 56kg category, a jump of five places from the previous list. The top spot is held by Irishman Michael Conlan (2150 points), who won the gold medal at the World Championships.
Press Trust of India | Wednesday October 28, 2015
Yogeshwar Dutt, who won a bronze medal at the 2012 London Olympics, said he is training hard to win gold in the 2016 edition. The wrestler's form has been hampered with injuries of late.
NDTVSports | Wednesday September 30, 2015
Heena Sidhu did India proud on the final day of Asian shooting in Delhi by winning the gold medal in the 10m air pistol. Shweta Singh wins silver.
Press Trust of India | Monday September 21, 2015
India's L. Budhachandra Singh won the gold medal in the 56kg category, beating Masod Ansari of Iran in the final.
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Friday August 14, 2015
As part of honouring policemen for their service, the Tamil Nadu government has selected 13 officers for the award of Chief Minister's Police Medal this year.
NDTVSports | Monday August 10, 2015
Chandreyee Hazra is a student of Dibyendu Barua Chess Academy. India retained the top position in the overall medal tally, winning five gold, five silvers and as many bronze medals.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Sunday August 9, 2015
In a first, a 23-year-old prisoner lodged in Varanasi central jail has been awarded a gold medal by the Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) for topping in Diploma in Tourism Studies (DTS).
Indo-AsianNews Service | Wednesday August 5, 2015
India won 173 medals -- 47 gold, 54 silver and 72 bronze at the Special Olympic World Summer Games 2015 in Los Angeles
Press Trust of India | Thursday July 30, 2015
The 2014 Asian Games team gold medalist thrashed Camilo Cardona of Colombia 143-138 in a one-sided contest to set up a clash against local challenger Stephen Hansen in the final which will be held Saturday.
Press Trust of India | Friday July 10, 2015
Mittal, Khan and Brar finished third in the double trap team event as India added another medal to end the ninth day of the games with five medals, including one gold, one silver and three bronze.
Press Trust of India | Tuesday June 16, 2015
Krishna Poonia, the 2010 Commonwealth Games gold medallist, had finished seventh in women's discus throw event in London but her position was upgraded to sixth after Russian Darya Pishchalnikova was stripped off her silver medal as she later tested positive for a banned anabolic steroid.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday June 12, 2015
An IIT Kharagpur student who topped across all departments in the institute, has rejected a lucrative job offer from a multinational to remain in academics.
Indo-AsianNews Service | Saturday June 6, 2015
Discus thrower Vikas Gowda and woman steeplechaser Lalita Babar won gold medals, while India's G. Lakshmanan won the silver medal in the men's 10,000 metres race at the Asian Athletics Championships.
Press Trust of India | Sunday May 17, 2015
?National record holder Vikas Gowda, the 2014 Commonwealth Games gold medallist and Asian Games silver medal winner, will pocket $4000 for the third-place finish, besides earning one Diamond League point.
Press Trust of India | Tuesday April 14, 2015
The Commonwealth Games gold medal winning shooter last Saturday earned India its second Olympic quota in shooting after notching up the 10m air rifle bronze in the ISSF World Cup (Rifle/Pistol) in Changwon, Korea.
Press Trust of India | Sunday April 12, 2015
An Asian and Commonwealth Games gold-medallist, Jitu aggregated a total of 181.1 points to finish third on the podium, missing out on the gold medal shoot-out by 0.4 points.
Press Trust of India | Sunday February 8, 2015
In the overall standings at the halfway stage of the Games, the Services Sports Control Board (SSCB) continued to rule the roost in the medals tally. The two-time defending champions (69) trail Maharashtra (92) in the total medal count but are perched on top on the basis of a higher number of gold medals.
Press Trust of India | Monday February 2, 2015
Haryana dominated the proceedings on the opening day and finished on top of the medals table with six gold and a silver medal, followed by hosts Kerala (two gold, one silver and two bronze) and Madhya Pradesh (two gold and three bronze medals).
Press Trust of India | Thursday January 29, 2015
The amount of award money for medal winners in Olympic Games? (summer and winter) has been enhanced from existing Rs 50 lakh (gold medal), Rs 30 lakh (silver medal) and Rs 20 lakh (bronze medal) to Rs 75 lakh, Rs 50 lakh and Rs 30 lakh respectively.
India News | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi (With PTI inputs) | Thursday December 25, 2014
The 59th Annual Convocation of Kolkata's Jadavpur University on Wednesday turned embarrassing for West Bengal Governor Keshari Nath Tripathi, who is also its Chancellor, when a student refused to accept the best graduate degree and gold medal from him.
Press Trust of India | Sunday December 14, 2014
After enduring a difficult season in 2013, Saina Nehwal finally broke the jinx when she clinched the India Open Grand Prix Gold tournament in Lucknow in January. The Indian then clinched the Australian Super Series in June. The 24-year-old also guided the Indian women's team to a historic bronze medal in Uber Cup and the Asian Games.
Press Trust of India | Wednesday November 26, 2014
Vikas Gowda, who won gold for India in 2014 Commonwealth Games with a throw of 63.64 m, said it is frustrating for any athlete to get robbed off their medal after having won the event.