12 Aug 2014
Gangtok: Sikkim government would soon be framing its ‘Youth Policy’ keeping in mind the welfare of the youths. State Youth Affairs and Sports Minister RB Subba told a programme that the Sikkim Youth Development Board has recently been formed which will soon be followed by the framing of the Sikkim Youth Policy.
12 Aug 2014
New Delhi: In a bid to improve the plight of forgotten national sportstars living in penury, the Ministry of Youth and Sports Affairs is set to implement various welfare schemes in the coming months.
30 Jul 2014
New Delhi: The Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports on Thursday denied that it recommended the name of Indian hockey legend, Late Major Dhyan Chand for conferring of Bharat Ratna award in 2013-14.
26 Jul 2014
Guwahati: Despite the NDA government's largesse in the Union Budget towards the North East and Assam in particular, the Congress government in the state appears ''uninterested'' in availing the benefits, Union Minister of State for Youth Affairs and Sports Sarbananda Sonowal said on Saturday.
13 Jun 2012
The Sports Authority of India (SAI) is yet to submit its report on the alleged sexual harassment of junior women wrestlers but a SAI official and the grapplers involved in the controversy have claimed that the incident never took place and the furore was a result of rivalry between coaches.
10 Jan 2014
New Delhi: The 18th National Youth Festival will be held in Ludhiana from January 12 to 16. The festival is held to mark the birth anniversary of Swami Vivekananda on January 12, which is observed as the National Youth Day.
28 Nov 2013
New Delhi: The Sports Ministry has issued a fresh deadline to eight National Sports Federations (NSFs), which have not yet amended their constitution in accordance with the sports code, asking them to submit the required documents by December 31, 2013, failing which their government recognition could be "impacted".
24 May 2012
The Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports has approved the training of three-member Indian swimming team at Olympic Training Centre in Frankfurt, Germany from June 1 to July 24 for their preparation of the upcoming London Olympics.
02 Mar 2012
With the aim of developing sports in the interiors of the country, the Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports is trying to pursue the Ministry of Statistics & Programme Implementation (MSPI) to converge various programmes with Member of Parliament Local Area Development Scheme (MPLADS).
17 Dec 2011
Keeping in mind the future of young sportspersons from the state, Haryana Sports and Youth Affairs Minister Sukhbir Kataria said on Friday the state government has decided to setup a modern Sports city with various facilities between Pataudi and Gurgaon.