07 Oct 2015
New Delhi: After eminent writer Nayantara Sahgal, former Lalit Kala Akademi chairman Ashok Vajpeyi has returned the Sahitya Akademi Award to protest against the 'assault on right to freedom of both life and expression'.
18 Sep 2015
Karachi: Pakistan’s disgraced cricketer Salman Butt has tendered a personal apology to his former captain Shahid Afridi when they crossed paths at the national cricket academy in Lahore.
23 Sep 2015
New Delhi: First time director Chaitanya Tamhanhe's Marathi film 'Court', a National Award winner, was on Monday chosen as India's official entry for 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.
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.
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
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.
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.
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.
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.