28 Apr 2016
Chandigarh: In a major embarrassment to ruling Shiromani Akali Dal, party's Jalandhar-Cantonment MLA Pargat Singh, who is also India's former hockey captain, today stayed away from oath-taking function of Chief Parliamentary Secretary (CPS) in the SAD-BJP government.
26 Apr 2016
Chandigarh: The controversy over appointment of Salman Khan as goodwill ambassador of the Indian Olympic contingent notwithstanding, hockey legend Balbir Singh Sr today felt involving the Bollywood superstar is a "good idea".
20 Apr 2016
New Delhi: India's Durga Thakur has been promoted to international outdoor umpire by the International Hockey Federation (FIH) following her good performance at the recently-held Hawkes Bay Cup in Hastings, New Zealand.
18 Apr 2016
New Delhi: The Indian hockey team returned home after clinching the silver medal at the Sultan Azlan Shah Cup in Malaysia.
05 Apr 2016
New Delhi: The average time period for environmental clearances for projects has been brought down from 600 to 190 days and will be further reduced to 100 days to provide ease of doing 'responsible' business, Union minister Prakash Javadekar said today.
21 Mar 2016
New Delhi: Hockey India today announced an 18-member Indian team led by Sardar Singh that will take part in the 25th edition of the Sultan Azlan Shah Cup to be held in Ipoh, Malaysia from April 6 to 16.
02 Jun 2012
The Asian Hockey Federation`s council on Saturday allotted Malaysia the 2013 Asia Cup hockey, the tournament that will offer qualification berth for the 2014 World Cup.
17 Dec 2015
Rio de Janeiro: Pele and Zico have signed an open letter calling for change at the Brazilian Football Confederation (CBF) starting with the departure of its president, who is facing corruption charges in the United States.
06 Mar 2016
Kuala Lumpur: At least 47 Malaysians, including nine women and eight children, are involved with the Islamic state terror group in Syria and Iraq, a top police official has said.
22 Jan 2016
Penang: Top Indian shuttlers PV Sindhu and Kidambi Srikanth advanced to the quarterfinals of the USD 120,000 Malaysian Masters Grand Prix Gold after notching up contrasting victories in the women's and men's singles competition here today.