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We've no space anymore, says Commonwealth Games Federation chief on shooting

We've no space anymore, says Commonwealth Games Federation chief on shooting

Unfazed by India's boycott threat, Commonwealth Games Federation (CGF) chief Louise Martin said that shooting will not be a part of the 2...Read More

Cricket will come back to the Commonwealth Games roster for the first time since 1998

Cricket will come back to the Commonwealth Games roster for the first time since 1998

Women's T20 will feature in the 2022 Birmingham edition of the championship

S Jaishankar to attend Commonwealth Foreign Ministers' meet in London today

S Jaishankar to attend Commonwealth Foreign Ministers' meet in London today

The EAM is likely to meet his British counterpart Jeremey Hunt among other foreign ministers during the conference.

Commonwealth: A last throw of the dice

Commonwealth: A last throw of the dice

London this week was preoccupied with the Commonwealth Heads of Government meeting. It is an event made particularly special because this...Read More

Commonwealth to be safer in cyberspace

Commonwealth to be safer in cyberspace

New Delhi: In a landmark declaration at the end of the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM) in London on Friday, the leaders ...Read More

Commonwealth medalist: India can do well in World Championship says Sathiyan By C Shyamsundar

Commonwealth medalist: India can do well in World Championship says Sathiyan By C Shyamsundar

Chennai: India’s number one men’s table tennis player G Sathiyan, who won three medals on his Commonwealth Games debut, says the country ...Read More

India to double contribution to Commonwealth technical cooperation fund

India to double contribution to Commonwealth technical cooperation fund

London: India will double its contribution to the Commonwealth fund for technical cooperation, Prime Minister Narendra Modi has announced...Read More

Commonwealth Meeting: Queen Elizabeth backs son Prince Charles to take on Commonwealth role

Commonwealth Meeting: Queen Elizabeth backs son Prince Charles to take on Commonwealth role

London: Queen Elizabeth II today made her first direct intervention into a succession plan for the Commonwealth, indicating that she woul...Read More

A special obligation to the youth

A special obligation to the youth

There are few signs of excitement or even anticipation here in London about the Commonwealth heads of government meeting which will be he...Read More

Commonwealth Games 2018: Commonwealth organisers roll out red carpet – and condoms

Commonwealth Games 2018: Commonwealth organisers roll out red carpet – and condoms

Gold Coast: About 225,000 condoms, 17,000 toilet rolls and free ice cream: welcome to the Gold Coast Commonwealth Games village, where at...Read More

Indore: Geeta Phogat sets eye on Commonwealth, Asian Games

Indore: Geeta Phogat sets eye on Commonwealth, Asian Games

Indore: Wrestler Geeta Phogat said she was focusing on next year’s Commonwealth and Asian games. “A year is left for mega events, Commonw...Read More

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Durban stripped of 2022 Commonwealth Games

South African government couldn’t provide financial guarantees, plus other commitments made when it won the bid

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Indians record all-win day at China pro event

New Delhi : Former Commonwealth Games bronze-medallist Amandeep Singh notched up a knockout triumph while two of his compatriots also rec...Read More

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Undefeated Vijender eyes new title next year

New Delhi : The WBO Asia-Pacific title won and defended successfully, Indian boxing star Vijender Singh will now be on the prowl for a ne...Read More

Yameen is surviving on borrowed time

Yameen is surviving on borrowed time

The Maldivian government’s decision to quit the Commonwealth after mounting pressure from the 53-nation group over corruption and deterio...Read More

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Jaitley discusses Panama leak with C’wealth FMs

Washington : Finance Minister Arun Jaitley has discussed international taxation issues in the backdrop of the Panama papers leak with Com...Read More

Discus thrower Seema seals Olympics berth

Discus thrower Seema seals Olympics berth

New Delhi: Veteran discuss thrower Seema Antil qualified for the Rio Olympics with a gold medal winning performance at the Pat Young Thro...Read More

Indian diplomat gets top Cyprus award

Indian diplomat gets top Cyprus award

London: London-based Indian diplomat Amitav Banerji was conferred one of the highest awards of Cyprus – Commander of the Order of Merit –...Read More

C’wealth nations pledge  billions to fight warming

C’wealth nations pledge billions to fight warming

Valletta (Malta) : Ahead of the crucial climate conference in Paris, Commonwealth countries have pledged billions of dollars to fight glo...Read More

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Bengali writers invited for C’wealth Short Story Prize

New Delhi : Writers in Bengali, Swahili and Portuguese can now participate in the 5,000 pounds ($7,670) Commonwealth Short Story Prize, w...Read More

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