Rio Olympics 2016

2016 Recap: Sporting glory for India; citizens brave terrorists, demonetisation

One cannot deny that 2016 was a year of shocks and surprises. The year 2016 witnessed the better and bitter India, with success at Rio Ol...Read More

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Evgeny Donskoy to lead field in KPIT Challenger

Mumbai : Russia’s No.1 player Evgeny Donskoy, a quarter-finalist at the Rio Olympics 2016 will lead the field in the USD 50,000 KPIT Men’...Read More

Dipa Karmakar not returning BMW car handed over by Sachin Tendulkar

Dipa Karmakar not returning BMW car handed over by Sachin Tendulkar

Agartala: Indian trailblazing gymnast Dipa Karmakar has rubbished the ongoing reports of returning back the BMW handed over by legendary ...Read More

‘An emotional day for me’

Haryana : Abhinav Bindra, India’s lone individual Olympic gold medallist, on Sunday officially announced his retirement from shooting, sa...Read More

Salman Khan seeks bank details of Rio athletes to send prize money

Salman Khan seeks bank details of Rio athletes to send prize money

Almost a month ago we had reported that Salman Khan wants to give away Rs.1,01,000 as cash prize to all the Olympic participants. Now kee...Read More

Wrestler Yogeshwar Dutt wants Russian’s family to keep his Olympic Silver medal

Wrestler Yogeshwar Dutt wants Russian’s family to keep his Olympic Silver medal

New Delhi: Indian wrestler Yogeshwar Dutt — whose London Olympics bronze medal has been upgraded to silver said he wants the late Russian...Read More

Delhi CM felicitates Olympic medallists PV Sindhu, Sakshi Malik

New Delhi: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal felicitated Olympic medal winners shuttler P.V. Sindhu and wrestler Sakshi Malik and hand...Read More

100-year-old runner from India inspires at Masters Games

100-year-old runner from India inspires at Masters Games

Vancouver (British Columbia): Man Kaur from India needed almost a minute-and-a-half to cross the finish line in the 100-meter dash, but s...Read More

Prime Minister Narendra Modi raises the bar for Tokyo 2020

Prime Minister Narendra Modi raises the bar for Tokyo 2020

Asks States to form committees to prepare for the next three Olympics to improve India’s medals tally.

Daughters made us proud at Rio, says Modi

New Delhi: Praising the efforts of Indian athletes at the Rio Olympics, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday said the country’s “daught...Read More

Ulta Pulta: Hail the new era in Indian sports

Ulta Pulta: Hail the new era in Indian sports

V Gangadhar reminiscences about the week that was – a week that brought two medals to India from the land of Olympics and new sporting ev...Read More

Dipa Karmakar welcomes PM Modi’s Olympics task force

Dipa Karmakar welcomes PM Modi’s Olympics task force

Agartala: India’s gymnastics heroine Dipa Karmakar has welcomed Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s announcement of setting up a task force to...Read More

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133,000 tickets for Rio Paralympic Games sold in just 1 day

Rio de Janeiro: A staggering 133,000 tickets the for Rio Paralympic Games were sold on Tuesday, creating a new daily record for Olympic o...Read More

Minor mistakes cost a spot in Rio finals, says bronze medallist Sakshi Malik

Minor mistakes cost a spot in Rio finals, says bronze medallist Sakshi Malik

New Delhi: Olympic bronze medallist Sakshi Malik, who scripted history by becoming the first Indian woman to clinch a medal in wrestling ...Read More

Grand welcome for wrestler Sakshi Malik in Haryana

Grand welcome for wrestler Sakshi Malik in Haryana

Bahadurgarh/New Delhi: Rio 2016 Olympics bronze medalist wrestler Sakshi Malik was accorded a grand welcome by people and the state gover...Read More

Rio Olympics 2016: Rio medalist Sakshi Malik returns home

New Delhi: Rio 2016 Olympics bronze medalist wrestler Sakshi Malik arrived here on Wednesday.

Getting under the skin of ‘burqini’

Getting under the skin of ‘burqini’

On the one hand, you can’t police what women wear. On the other hand, what if what they wear is a result of policing? Surely, many a youn...Read More

Hrithik Roshan says he is a fan of Dipa Karmakar

Hrithik Roshan says he is a fan of Dipa Karmakar

Dipa Karmakar from Tripura, the first Indian female gymnast to qualify the final vault in Rio Olympics and who narrowly missed out on the...Read More

Jaisha marathon row: Goyal passes the buck to IOA, assures probe

New Delhi: Retorting to claims made by Indian athlete O.P Jaisha who alleged that she was not provided with water or energy drinks by the...Read More

Rio Olympics 2016: A silver and a bronze are not enough

Rio Olympics 2016: A silver and a bronze are not enough

Minister of State for Youth Affairs and Sports Vijay Goel greeting the Indian Boxer Manoj Kumar after he defeated Petrauskas E. of Lithua...Read More