India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday August 29, 2015
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday paid tribute to hockey legend Major Dhyan Chand on his 110th birth anniversary and extended best wishes to all sports enthusiasts across the country on the occasion of the National Sports Day.
Andhra Pradesh News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday August 26, 2015
In a relief to Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Nabam Tuki, the Supreme Court today stayed the Gauhati High Court order for a CBI probe into corruption allegations related to his tenure as Public Works Department Minister in 2006.
Press Trust of India | Friday August 14, 2015
Indian boxing has been in a state of disarray ever since the Indian Amateur Boxing Federation (IABF) was terminated in 2013 owing to manipulation in elections.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday August 8, 2015
Assam government has not submitted utilisation certificates of several Central schemes and Central funds have been stopped in some cases, Union Minister for Sports and Youth Welfare Sarbananda Sonowal said today.
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 | Tuesday August 4, 2015
Board of Control for Cricket in India continues to refuse to come under the Right to Information Act.
Press Trust of India | Tuesday August 4, 2015
Board of Control for Cricket in India has refused to come under the Right to Information Act.
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Monday July 20, 2015
Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal today wished luck to the ten-member contingent from government-run Asha Kiran Home selected for 2015 Special Olympics to be held in Los Angeles, and expressed optimism that they will win gold medals at the sporting event.
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Abhishek Chakraborty | Thursday July 9, 2015
Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed the Seventh BRICS summit in Russia earlier today. In his address, PM Modi thanked the BRICS nations for their active support and participation on the International Day of Yoga held on June 21. During his address to the leaders of the other nations in the grouping, he made some interesting suggestions.
Press Trust of India | Saturday June 20, 2015
The sports minister said that the scheme -- Target Olympic Podium (TOP) -- has been launched with the objective to win more medals in the Olympics.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday June 16, 2015
Haryana's Health and Sports Minister Anil Vij on Tuesday said all those opposing yoga were "traitors", and the mouths of such traitors should be "kept shut".
Press Trust of India | Friday June 12, 2015
The MoU, signed in Bangalore in the presence of Sports Minister Sarbananda Sonowal on Thursday, created a detailed roadmap for close partnership between the AIFF and the government for the development of football and extending the outreach of the sport.
PTI | Tuesday June 9, 2015
The AYUSH Ministry is mulling to rope in celebrities from Bollywood and sports like Amitabh Bacchhan and Virat Kohli for the mega event to be held on 'International Yoga Day' at Rajpath here on June 21.
AgenceFrance-Presse | Wednesday June 3, 2015
Sports Minister Fikile Mbalula launched a passionate defence of South Africa's hosting of the FIFA World Cup in 2010, which is widely cherished as a moment of national pride as it became the first African country to host the event.
Reuters | Monday June 1, 2015
British sports minister renewed calls for Sepp Blatter to step aside saying all options should be considered when it came to pressuring him to resign, including boycotting the World Cup.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday May 31, 2015
Prime Minister Narendra Modi today met with a group of children from Jammu and Kashmir, and spoke to them about their studies, sports, tourism and other such subjects.
AgenceFrance-Presse | Saturday May 30, 2015
Sepp Blatter was reelected as FIFA president amid a massive corruption scandal.
Indo-AsianNews Service | Friday May 29, 2015
Shivnarine Chanderpaul was left out of the West Indies squad for the Test series against Australia.
Indo-AsianNews Service | Sunday May 17, 2015
Although Sarbananda Sonowal admits a lot of issues need to be addressed, the sports minister says that India vs Pakistan bilateral cricket should be resumed for 'better friendship and relationship.'
Press Trust of India | Tuesday May 12, 2015
After meeting the SLC stake holder, Sports Minister Navin Dissanayake informed about the slated time for the elections.
Monday April 27, 2015
Prime Minister Narendra Modi said sports is essential for any country to inculcate sportsman spirit among its citizens, which serves as a strong bond for the society.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday April 27, 2015
Seven tourists from Assam are feared dead in the massive earthquake that struck Nepal, claiming more than 3600 lives so far.
Press Trust of India | Monday April 27, 2015
International Olympic Committee President Thomas Bach said that the world body thought that it would be too soon for India to host a successful Games as the Indian Olympic Association has come out of suspension only last year.
AgenceFrance-Presse | Monday April 27, 2015
The Indian media is rife with speculation that the?Prime Minister Narendra Modi may sanction a bid for the 2024 Summer Games, even if it is only to test the waters.