17 Apr 2014
Rio de Janeiro: The Brazilian government will ensure security in the upcoming FIFA World Cup, which will take place in 12 cities of the South American country in June, President Dilma Rousseff said.
16 Apr 2014
London: Damage to the central nervous system, the brain and spinal cord, is currently irreparable. But this may change soon as researchers have now discovered that genetic and chemical treatment could help regenerate damaged nerves.
15 Feb 2014
Sochi: India's cross country skier Nadeem Iqbal had a disappointing outing as he finished 85th in the men's 15km classic run event at the Winter Olympic Games on Friday.
18 Feb 2014
Teams striving for medals in the ongoing 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi are turning to video analysis apps to help them fine-tune their performance and give them a competitive edge.
24 Jan 2014
Bucharest: Romania will send 24 athletes to compete in eight sport disciplines at the Winter Olympic Games in Sochi, Alexandru Epuran, head of the Romanian delegation to the Games announced.
05 Feb 2014
Vienna: An anonymous letter threatening to kidnap two Austrian athletes who are scheduled to attend the Sochi Games has been received by the Austrian Olympic Committee (AOC), authorities said.
09 Jul 2012
The selection committee of the Athletics Federation of India on Monday met in New Delhi and decided to recommend all the 14 athletes who have qualified for the Olympics for their participation in the London Games.
08 Apr 2014
New Delhi: Malaysia's world number one badminton player Lee Chong Wei has ruled out retirement and decided to carry on for two more years till the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro.
11 Jun 2012
Training in a bullet-riddled stadium where the remains of a rocket propelled grenade lies discarded on the track's edge counts as progress for Somali Olympic hopeful Mohamed Hassan Mohamed.
08 Feb 2014
New Delhi: India’s only individual Olympic gold medallist Abhinav Bindra made no secret of his anguish moments after the three-man Indian contingent walked sans the tri-colour at the opening ceremony of the Winter Olympics in Sochi.