23 Aug 2016
Washington: Olympic swimmer Ryan Lochte lost four sponsorship deals Monday, a major financial hit for the embattled gold medalist stemming from his spurious claim of being robbed at gunpoint in Rio, a story later discredited by Brazilian police.
21 Aug 2016
New Delhi: Left red-faced by the four-year ban imposed on Narsingh Yadav by the Court of Arbitration (CAS), the Wrestling Federation of India today demanded a CBI probe into the doping scandal that has jeopardised the grappler's entire career.
27 Jul 2016
New Delhi: The alleged conspiracy in the Narsingh Yadav dope scandal began to unravel today with the wrestler identifying two fellow grapplers as the saboteurs, who contaminated his food with a banned steroid, in a formal police complaint.
01 Aug 2016
Rio de Janeiro: Swimmer Yulia Efimova became the third Russian swimmer to challenge her Rio Olympics ban as the International Olympic Committee rejected blame for the Russia doping crisis.
14 Jul 2016
New Delhi: There is no hiding the fact that many of our Bollywood stars have been reported to be directly, or indirectly involved with the murky world of narcotic drugs.
20 Jul 2016
Lausanne: The International Olympic Committee said yesterday it will study legal options before deciding whether to ban Russia from the Rio Games over its state-run doping programme.
03 Sep 2013
Jodhpur: Self-styled godman Asaram Bapu on Tuesday refuted the rape charge against him by a 16-year-old girl, saying her medical report does not support her allegation as the court put off till Wednesday hearing on his bail plea.
07 Apr 2016
Vienna: The head of a Austrian regional bank became today the latest casualty of the Panama Papers scandal, announcing his resignation but denying any wrongdoing.
28 Apr 2016
New Delhi: Hitting back at Sonia Gandhi, BJP today asked the Congress president to use her "old relations" in Italy to find out why an Italian court mentioned her name in AgustaWestland corruption case and said more revelations are on the way.
09 Mar 2016
New Delhi: Labeled as the 'clean sport', tennis was yesterday hit with its biggest controversy when star player Maria Sharapova failed a drug test during 2016 Australian Open.