Friday, February 24, 2017

Javelin thrower Devendra Jhajharia wins gold at Paralympics

Javelin thrower Devendra Jhajharia scripted history by becoming the first Indian to clinch two gold medals at the Paralympics after he broke his own...

Sakshi enters top-5 in world rankings

Riding on her bronze medal finish at the Rio Olympic Games, Sakshi Malik entered the top-five in the latest UWW (United World Wrestling) rankings,...

Belgium get 2008 relay gold after Russia stripped

The Belgian relay quartet of Kim Gevaert, Elodie Ouedraogo, Hanna Marien and Olivia Borlee belatedly received gold medals from the 2008 Olympics after a...

Thangavelu wins gold, Bhati bronze in Rio Paralympics

India made an impressive start to its campaign at the Paralympic Games with Mariyappan Thangavelu creating history by bagging the gold while Varun Bhati...

I won not because of power but technique: Sakshi Malik

It's a sport which is synonymous with power for most but Rio Olympics bronze-medallist wrestler Sakshi Malik says her achievements on the mat are...

SAI Olympic review questions athletes, suggests strategy

Athletes have not been spared the blame in Sports Authority of India's review of the country's "lacklustre" Olympic performance even as it suggested a...

Sports Ministry begins thorough probe into Rio debacle

The Sports Ministry on Thursday said it has started a "thorough review" of India's dismal outing at the Rio Olympics and is also seeking feedbacks...

Sindhu, Malik, Dipa likely to be new faces of Swachh Bharat

Rio Olympics medalists P V Sindhu and Sakshi Malik, besides Olympian Dipa Karmakar are likely to be the new faces of Swachh Bharat Mission...

Kejriwal hands over cash honours to PV Sindhu, Sakshi Malik and...

Amidst an auditorium full of star struck students, fellow athletes and family members, silver medalist PV Sindhu and bronze medalist Sakshi Malik were today...

Yogeshwar Dutt refuses the silver, wants former winner’s family to keep...

Yogeshwar Dut, the Indian Olympic medalist and wrestler, who had a disappoint stint at the 2016 Rio Olympics, had something to lift up his...

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Not serving poor quality food to jawans: BSF to HC

The BSF today told the Delhi High Court that the allegation of one of its jawans on social media that poor quality food was...

Pak, India should avoid conspiracies against each other:Sharif

Pakistan and India should have friendly and good neighbourly relations and avoid hatching conspiracies against each other, Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has said. Sharif told...

Mohalla clinic project are a scam: Harsh Vardhan

Union minister Harsh Vardhan attacked the Delhi government over its mohalla clinic project, calling it a "scam" after the Vigilance Department sought details on...

China rejects Trump’s ‘champion of currency manipulation’ jibe

China today described itself as the "grand champion" of economic development and rejected US President Donald Trump's allegation of currency manipulation to gain unfair...

Trump is a man of his word: Mike Pence

The US will hunt down and destroy the Islamic State terror group at its source so that it can no longer threaten the country...

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China rejects Trump’s ‘champion of currency manipulation’ jibe

China today described itself as the "grand champion" of economic development and rejected US President Donald Trump's allegation of currency manipulation to gain unfair...

Trump is a man of his word: Mike Pence

The US will hunt down and destroy the Islamic State terror group at its source so that it can no longer threaten the country...

Trump reinstated the use of private prisons for federal inmate

President Donald Trump's administration has reinstated the use of private prisons for federal inmates, saying commercial prison operators are needed for the correctional system's...

Indian shot dead in US, shooter yells ‘get out of my country’

An Indian engineer was killed and two others were injured after an American man yelling "get out of my country" opened fire on them...

US should stop being manipulated by Pak: ex-Pentagon official

The US should stop being manipulated by Pakistan and cease all military and financial aid to the country, a former top Pentagon official has...