26 Aug 2016
New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced at the meeting of the Council of Minister's on Friday that Task Force will be set up to prepare a comprehensive action plan for effective participation of Indian sports persons in the next three Olympic Games in 2020, 2024 and 2028 respectively.
05 Aug 2016
Rio de Janeiro: Blown away quite literally the last time around, Indian archers would look to make amends for the flop-show in London when they take aim in the 31st Olympic Games here today.
23 Aug 2016
Hyderabad: Overwhelmed by the warm reception that greeted her for the historic silver-winning Olympic campaign, ace Indian shuttler PV Sindhu today said it was a combination of her own sacrifices and god's will that propelled her to the podium in the Rio Games.
22 Aug 2016
Rio De Janeiro: A blustery storm, a touch of melancholy and a sense of pride converged at the closing ceremony of the 2016 Olympics on Sunday as Brazil breathed a collective sigh of relief at having pulled off South America's first Games.
22 Aug 2016
Hyderabad: PV Sindhu, who received a grand welcome in Hyderabad on her arrival from Rio Olympics on Monday, has said it has been a dream for her to win an Olympic medal.
21 Aug 2016
Rio de Janeiro: Indian wrestler Yogeshwar Dutt lost his men's Freestyle 65 kilogram qualification match 0-3 against Mongolia's Mandakhnaran Ganzorig at the Rio Olympics here on Sunday. Yogeshwar, the 2012 Olympics bronze medallist in the 60kg category, was on the backfoot right from the initial stages and lost by technical points at the Carioca Arena 2 on Mat B.
20 Aug 2016
New Delhi/ Rohtak: Delhi's Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia on Saturday announced Rs 1 crore as an award to Olympic medal winner wrestler Sakshi Malik.
19 Aug 2016
Rio de Janeiro: Usain Bolt won the men's 200 metres title at a third consecutive Olympics with a dominant performance and moved another step closer to his target of clinching three gold medals at the Rio Games here.
20 Aug 2016
New Delhi: Fresh from her historic feat at the Rio Olympics, gymnast Dipa Karmakar touched down in the country to a rousing welcome here today and candidly said she was oblivious to all the frenzy she had generated in the past few days, while promising a medal in the next Summer Games.
11 Aug 2016
Rio de Janeiro: Woman archers Laishram Bombayla Devi and Deepika Kumari along with boxer Manoj Kumar were the only bright spots in an overall disappointing day for India at the Rio Olympics, with medal hopeful Jitu Rai, judoka Avtar Singh and weightlifter Satish Shivalingam crashing out of their respective disciplines.