Press Trust of India | Wednesday January 28, 2015
The court, while reading out the judgement in the IPL spot-fixing case, had said that the "BCCI does discharge several important public functions which make it amenable to the writ jurisdiction of the High Court under Article 226 of the Constitution ...
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday January 13, 2015
After his controversial remarks over the LGBT community drew flak, Goa Sports Minister Ramesh Tawadkar today did a u-turn over the issue saying he was misunderstood and misquoted on the issue.
India News | Written by Anand Kumar Patel | Monday January 12, 2015
The Haryana government has unveiled a new sports policy which entails a number of steps aimed at benefitting sportspersons from the state. At a function organised at Rohtak to unveil the policy document, Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar announced p...
SandeepPhukan | Monday January 5, 2015
In a exclusive chat with NDTV, Sports Minister Sarbananda Sonowal said that recommendation for Saina Nehwal for Padma Bhushan Award in 2015 will be considered. The ministry received the letter of recommendation from the Badminton Association of India...
Press Trust of India | Saturday January 3, 2015
Sports Minister Sarbananda Sonowal said that the main intention was to make the sports facilities available, particularly in the rural areas to encourage sports talent there.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday December 27, 2014
West Bengal Transport and Sports Minister Madan Mitra, who was arrested in the multi-crore-rupee Saradha scam, is likely to be discharged from hospital Saturday as tests done on him have not revealed anything significant, a hospital official said.
NDTVSports | Thursday December 11, 2014
India beat Pakistan in the finals to win the World Cup for the visually impaired.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday December 10, 2014
"Shirtfront", an aggressive Australian sports term used by Prime Minister Tony Abbott to challenge Russia's Vladimir Putin, was Wednesday picked as the National Dictionary Centre's word of the year, beating "man-bun".
Press Trust of India | Monday December 8, 2014
Holders Pakistan had set India a daunting target 390 runs and the Indian batsmen achieved the goal with two balls spare.
AgenceFrance-Presse,AssociatedPress,NDTVSports | Wednesday December 3, 2014
In steaming temperatures of nearly 30 Celsius (85F) early arrivals to the service, including Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott, fanned themselves with papers. Most of those who wore sports jackets and blazers had taken them off, some with sleeves...
Press Trust of India | Monday December 1, 2014
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee laid the foundation stone for Sourav Ganguly's sports academy and school.
Indo-AsianNews Service | Sunday November 30, 2014
Prime Minister Narendra Modi believes sports is the fulcrum of economic activity and several allied disciplines.
Press Trust of India | Thursday November 27, 2014
Phillip Hughes, hit by a bouncer in a domestic game, could not recover from the injury and died at St. Vincent Hospital in Sydney.
Indo-AsianNews Service | Wednesday November 26, 2014
Sports Minister Sarbananda Sonowal said the government will extend all necessary help to the suspended boxer, and noted that Sarita Devi is getting all necessary help from Boxing India.
NDTVSports | Tuesday November 25, 2014
Sachin Tendulkar has written a letter to the minister urging him to support Sarita Devi and ensure that her career is not terminated prematurely.
Press Trust of India | Tuesday November 25, 2014
L Sarita Devi was suspended by the world boxing body (AIBA) from all competitions for not accepting her bronze medal at Asian Games medal ceremony.
Press Trust of India | Monday November 24, 2014
Sports minister Sarbananda Sonowal has promised strict action against the guilty in IPL spot-fixing scandal. BCCI's president-in-exile N. Srinivasan, IPL CEO Sundar Raman, Gurunath Meiyappan and Raj Kundra are among the 13 being probed.
Press Trust of India | Friday November 21, 2014
Manoj Kumar, a 2010 Commonwealth Games gold-medallist, on Friday said that he has been informed by the sports minister to receive the award.
Press Trust of India | Thursday November 20, 2014
In a letter to Sports Minister Sarbananda Sonowal, dated November 15, Sachin Tendulkar said he is disconcerted by the reports that Sarita Devi faces a potential ban threatening her career.
Press Trust of India | Tuesday November 18, 2014
Indian men's hockey coach Terry Walsh officially quit from his post after his contractual talks with Hockey India and the SAI broke down but a fresh proposal is still being worked out for the Australian's consideration.
Indo-AsianNews Service | Tuesday November 18, 2014
Saina Nehwal and K Srikanth's title triumphs in China was the first time that India bagged both the men?s and women?s singles crowns in any major international tournament.
Indo-AsianNews Service | Wednesday November 12, 2014
Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav announced that gold medal winners will get Rs.6 crore, silver medal winners Rs.4 crore and those winning bronze medals Rs.2 crore.
Press Trust of India | Monday November 10, 2014
Assistant Superintendent of Police (Vigilance) Anand Joseph Tigga said a questionnaire was given to Suresh Kalmadi, and he replied in writing. Another senior police officer said Kalmadi was the president of Indian Olympic Association when the Games w...
Indo-AsianNews Service | Saturday November 8, 2014
Annoyed at the state of things and a number of irregularities he found there, Haryana's Sports Minister directed the sub-divisional magistrate (SDM) to submit a report within a week.