23 Aug 2016
Washington: Olympic swimmer Ryan Lochte lost four sponsorship deals Monday, a major financial hit for the embattled gold medalist stemming from his spurious claim of being robbed at gunpoint in Rio, a story later discredited by Brazilian police.
21 Aug 2016
New Delhi: Left red-faced by the four-year ban imposed on Narsingh Yadav by the Court of Arbitration (CAS), the Wrestling Federation of India today demanded a CBI probe into the doping scandal that has jeopardised the grappler's entire career.
27 Jul 2016
New Delhi: The alleged conspiracy in the Narsingh Yadav dope scandal began to unravel today with the wrestler identifying two fellow grapplers as the saboteurs, who contaminated his food with a banned steroid, in a formal police complaint.
10 Aug 2016
Alappuzha, (Kerala): A 65-year-old man was today killed when his two-wheeler was allegedly hit by a car in which Congress MP Jyotiraditya Scindia was travelling near here, police said.
01 Aug 2016
Rio de Janeiro: Swimmer Yulia Efimova became the third Russian swimmer to challenge her Rio Olympics ban as the International Olympic Committee rejected blame for the Russia doping crisis.
21 Jul 2016
Gandhinagar: ‘Fat Tax' may sound weird and unfamiliar in India, but you will be surprised that Gujarat government has introduced it with imposing 14.5% cess on junk food.
09 Jul 2016
Thiruvananthapuram: At least 15 youths from Kerala's Kasaragod and Palakkad districts who had travelled to the Middle East have gone missing for the last one month and their families suspect they may have joined the Islamic State.
11 Jul 2016
Thiruvananthapuram: Amidst reports that a group of Keralites had joined terror outfit Islamic State, Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan today informed the Assembly that a total of 21 persons have been missing from the state.
14 Jul 2016
New Delhi: There is no hiding the fact that many of our Bollywood stars have been reported to be directly, or indirectly involved with the murky world of narcotic drugs.
20 Jul 2016
Lausanne: The International Olympic Committee said yesterday it will study legal options before deciding whether to ban Russia from the Rio Games over its state-run doping programme.