05 Oct 2015
Doha: Their oft-seen ability to triumph over adversity will be put through its toughest test this year when Indian boxers aim for the twin rewards of medals and Olympic quota places in the World Championships starting on Tuesday.
30 Sep 2015
New Delhi: In the tiny Buddhist kingdom on the Himalayas' eastern edge, they don't see guns and pistol replacing bows and arrows in foreseeable future, but the Bhutanese are seeking to make a mark in the Olympic sport of shooting, gradually.
28 Sep 2015
New Delhi: Former Olympic champion Abhinav Bindra won the men's 10 metre air rifle event at the Asian Air Gun Championship yesterday.
30 Aug 2015
Beijing: Usain Bolt has warned that people write him off at their peril after the imperious Jamaican sealed another world treble gold despite an injury-hit season.
24 Aug 2015
Washington: Google has been testing a new Maps app feature that will detect when photos are taken at restaurants and other places that serve food and suggests attaching them to the establishment's location.
02 Jul 2012
Yohan Blake set himself up as the man to beat in London with a stunning 200 meters victory, beating world record holder Usain Bolt for a second time in three days to bring the Jamaican Olympic trials to an explosive conclusion on Sunday.
01 Jul 2012
Usain Bolt and Yohan Blake cruised through their 200 metres semi-finals on Saturday to set up another rematch and an explosive finish to the Jamaican Olympic trials.
29 Jun 2012
Usain Bolt, Yohan Blake and Asafa Powell cruised through their 100 metres quarter-final heats with ease at the Jamaican Olympic trials on Thursday, to leave sprinting's big three on course for a tantalizing final.
13 Sep 2015
Las Vegas: Narsingh Pancham Yadav today secured an Olympic quota place for India after bagging a bronze medal in the Men's 74kg Freestyle category, giving the country a reason to cheer at the World Wrestling Championship here.
24 Aug 2015
Hamburg: A UN tribunal today asked both India and Italy to 'suspend' all court proceedings involving two Italian marines charged with killing of two Indian fishermen in 2012 and also refrain from initiating new ones that might 'aggravate or extend' the dispute.