10 Jun 2016
New Delhi: Champion shooter Abhinav Bindra, who remains India's sole individual Olympic gold medallist, today said he will bring the curtains down on his illustrious career at the upcoming Rio Games where he will be the country's flagbearer in the opening ceremony.
20 Jun 2016
Medininagar (Jharkhand): Ahead of the International Yoga Day on June 21, Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar yesterday said if Prime Minister Narendra Modi bans liquor throughout the nation, he would participate in the 'Yoga Day'.
02 Jul 2016
Kingston: Reigning Olympic and world 100-meter champion Usain Bolt withdrew from the Jamaican National Olympic Trials after 100m semi-finals with a torn hamstring that could keep him from defending gold at the Rio Olympics.
25 Jun 2016
New Delhi: Leander Paes, one of the 12 individual Olympic medal winners that India has produced in its sporting history, says that surviving the Centennial Park bombing during the 1996 Atlanta Games made him more determined to win the coveted medal.
13 May 2016
Mumbai: Encomiums were showered on Nandu Natekar, the first Indian shuttler to clinch an international title overseas, during his induction into the elite 'Legends Club' as the first non-cricketer here on his 83rd birthday.
09 Mar 2016
Mumbai: Actress Tabu says things are certainly changing for Indian women but there is a lot still which can be done for their security and safety.
27 Jun 2016
New Delhi: Abhinav Bindra's insane search for perfection had pushed him to climb, as a simulation of sorts, a 40-feet high 'pizza pole' that saw him conquer his 'fear' and go on to win a historic gold medal at the 2008 Beijing Olympics.
10 Jun 2016
New Delhi: Leander Paes' Olympic hopes are about to get crushed as there are reports that Rohan Bopanna, who had the freedom to choose his doubles' partner has picked Saketh Myneni over him.
30 May 2016
Paris: Indian tennis ace Sania Mirza made a shock exit from the women's doubles competition while compatriots Leander Paes and Rohan Bopanna entered the men's doubles quarterfinals along with their respective partners in the French Open here yesterday.
30 Apr 2016
Wuhan (China): Indian challenge ended at the Asian Badminton Championship after Saina Nehwal suffered a straight-game defeat against local favourite Yihan Wang in the semifinals of women's singles, here today.