24 Aug 2015
Mumbai: Veteran actor-director Amol Palekar has been appointed as chairman of India's Oscar jury, which will select the country's official entry in the best foreign film category of the 88th Academy Awards.
14 Aug 2015
Mumbai: The National Cricket Academy could be converted to a High Performance Centre and may even be shifted out of the Karnataka capital if the required land is not provided by the state government.
14 Aug 2015
New Delhi: In a bid to reach out to a larger audience of budding cricketers looking for guidance, the BCCI is drawing up plans to provide basic and advanced modules of cricket coaching through digital platforms.
11 Jul 2015
Mussoorie: An ITBP jawan yesterday went on a shooting spree killing his officer and injuring another personnel inside the prestigious IAS academy here, a day after he was punished by the senior.
25 Jul 2015
Mumbai: Cricketer Irfan Pathan will be seen as the first wild-card entry on the celebrity dance show 'Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa Reloaded' and he says whatever he earns from his stint will be used for his cricket academy.
24 Jun 2015
New Delhi: Taking a potshot at BJP over 'Lalitgate', the Congress today said that the ruling party has opened a 'Lalit Kala Academy' to defend the 'black deeds' of the controversial former IPL chief.
29 May 2015
Melbourne: Pace legend Glenn McGrath is set to train a bunch of rookie Australian players at India's MRF academy during his visit to the country next month. McGrath, who took over as coaching director from Dennis Lillee at the MRF pace foundation in 2012, will oversee a contingent from Australia's National Cricket Centre (NCC), which will travel to Chennai in early June.
13 Jul 2015
New India: All military training academies in the world make rigorous efforts to produce the finest armymen for their respective countries. Getting hard training during military education, the cadets prepare themselves to deal with any tough situation. A sense of nationhood is instilled in the minds of these budding cadets so that they can put their lives at stake without being emotional or fearful. With all its efforts, some of the military training academies have proved to be the best in the world. Here is the list:
15 Apr 2015
Shanghai: Indian cricket icon Sachin Tendulkar was on Wednesday inducted as one of the five new members into the prestigious Laureus Sports Academy in a glittering annual award ceremony at the Shanghai Grand theatre here.
05 May 2015
Rajkot: With an aim to provide "scientific coaching" to aspiring cricketers of Saurashtra region, the Saurashtra Cricket Association (SCA) is going to start is own academy from this month, its honorary secretary Niranjan Shah said.