30 Jul 2014
Glasgow: High on confidence after the spirited showing against Australia, the Indian men’s hockey team would look to win outright against South Africa in their final group match on Thursday, even though a draw is enough to seal their semi-final spot in the 20th Commonwealth Games.
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.
29 Jul 2014
Glasgow: The Indian women's hockey team will be eyeing for a semi-final berth with a win over a formidable South African outfit in the Commonwealth Games on Wednesday. With three goals each by Jaspreet Kaur, Deepika and Rani, the Indian team will be looking at continuing their onslaught to book a berth in the semi-finals.
28 Jul 2014
Kuala Lumpur/London: Reeling under the pressure of two catastrophic aviation tragedies, Malaysia Airlines is mulling a name change and restructuring of routes in a bid to repair its reputation, a media report has said.
30 Jul 2014
Glasgow: Having suffered a 2-4 defeat at the hands of world champions Australia in Glasgow on Tuesday, Indian hockey team's chief coach Terry Walsh said his wards will go for a victory in their next encounter against South Africa to keep their hopes alive in the 20th Commonwealth Games.
26 Jul 2014
Kuala Lumpur: Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak will visit the Netherlands on Wednesday and meet his counterpart Mark Rutte for talks on the Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 that crashed after being shot down over Ukraine, his office said on Saturday.
24 Jul 2014
New Delhi: Taking forward its plan of developing the game at grassroots level in the country, Hockey India on Thursday appointed former coach Sukhvir Singh Grewal as the High Performance Manager of North zone.
25 Jul 2014
Glasgow: A far from impressive India had totoil hard to register a 3-1 win over a lowly Wales in their opening Pool A match in the men's hockey competition of the 20th Commonwealth Games at the National Hockey Centre, in Glasgow on Friday.
23 Jul 2014
Washington: US government believes that pro-Russian separatists most likely shot down a Malaysia Airlines jet "by mistake," not realizing it was a civilian passenger flight, US intelligence officials has said.
18 Jul 2014
Hrabove (Ukraine): World leaders demanded an international investigation into the shooting down of a Malaysian airliner with 298 people on board over eastern Ukraine, as Kiev and Moscow blamed each other for a tragedy that stoked tensions between Russia and the West.