Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Thursday October 8, 2015
Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa today announced a financial assistance of Rupees three lakh for fencing professional to help her participate in competitions scheduled in Venezuela and France this month.
India News | Saturday September 26, 2015
Union Health Minister J P Nadda today said the government was open to the idea of setting up more world-class medical facilities like the Sports Injury Centre at the Safdarjung Hopsital in New Delhi , and asked the SIC to improve its standards of institutional delivery and service.
Press Trust of India | Friday September 25, 2015
Sports Minister Sarbananda Sonowal said that the Sports Ministry, Sports Authority of India (SAI), IOA and the federations are in the same page as far as efforts to bring more medals for the country is concerned.
Reuters | Friday September 25, 2015
Hakubun Shimomura, Japan's sports minister, submitted his resignation after it was revealed that the cost of constructing the Tokyo 2020 Olympics centrepiece stadium escaleted by 100 per cent from $1 million. The minister will return half his pay for six months as atonement.
AgenceFrance-Presse | Monday September 21, 2015
The game was controversially restarted after a 20-minute stoppage and finished in a 1-1 draw.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday September 20, 2015
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee tonight condoled the death of BCCI president Jagmohan Dalmiya, describing him as a 'giant' amongst sports administrators.
Indo-AsianNews Service | Sunday September 20, 2015
Delhi Dynamos FC marquee player-cum-manager Roberto Carlos meets with Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav to discuss scope for sports in the state.
Press Trust of India | Thursday September 17, 2015
Saina Nehwal says Prime Minister Narendra Modi's extensive knowledge about sports made her feel that the senior politician was her family member.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday September 12, 2015
President Pranab Mukherjee, Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Sports Minister Sarbananda Sonowal today congratulated Leander Paes and his Swiss team mate Martina Hingis on winning the US Open mixed doubles.
India News | Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Sunday September 6, 2015
Prime Minister Narendra Modi has reached the sports complex of Faridabad, where he will shortly be addressing a public meeting.
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.