04 Jul 2014
New Delhi: Stephanie Rice, Australia's triple Olympic champion who called time on her illustrious swimming career in April this year at the age of 25, has joined sports management firm Rhiti Sports with an aim to improve the overall health of the water sport in India.
24 Jul 2014
New Delhi: The government plans to set up a Sports University in Manipur as part of its development programme for the North-Eastern region, the Rajya Sabha was informed on Thursday.
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.
25 Jul 2014
New Delhi: With an aim to increase India's medal tally in 2016 and 2020 Olympics, the Sports Ministry has decided to start a "Target Mission Olympic Podium Scheme" and an elite athletes identification committee, which will include sporting greats Rahul Dravid and Abhinav Bindra among others.
23 Jul 2014
New Delhi: German luxury car maker Porsche on Wednesday launched its compact sports utility vehicle Macan in India priced at Rs 1 crore and Rs 1.11 crore (ex-showroom Delhi). The new SUV will be available in two variants – the Macan Turbo and the Macan S Diesel.
16 Jul 2014
New Delhi: As many as 47 out of 54 sports federations in the country have amended their constitution, setting 70 years as the age limit for all office bearers – the Rajya Sabha was informed on Wednesday.
01 Jul 2014
New Delhi: Online marketplace Snapdeal said it will showcase the first set of consumer-centric products, including a smartphone and a sports camera, created under its 'Launchpad' programme.
29 Jul 2013
Kolkata: BCCI's interim President Jagmohan Dalmiya promised that there will be no cover-up in the probe into the alleged conflict of interests issue over Mahendra Singh Dhoni holding stakes in a sports management firm that manages him and several other Indian cricketers.
04 Jul 2014
Bangalore: The Sports Ministry on Friday formally extended its support to the eight-city franchise-based Pro Kabaddi League, which will start in Mumbai on July 26.
04 Jun 2013
As a controversy broke out over alleged conflict of interest of Indian skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni, sports management firm Rhiti Sports on Monday said he holds no stake in the company.