02 Oct 2014
Incheon: A spirited Indian men's hockey team defeated arch-rivals and defending champions Pakistan 4-2 in a nerve-wracking shoot-out to end its 16-year gold medal draught in the Asian Games and earn a direct berth to the 2016 Rio Olympics, here on Thursday.
12 Sep 2014
New York: Indian-Americans from across US would be attending the public reception in honour of Prime Minister Narendra Modi here on September 28, organisers of the event said on Friday.
20 Sep 2014
Incheon: India on Saturday ended a 28-year-old medal drought in Asian Games badminton after the women's shuttlers, led by Saina Nehwal and P V Sindhu, edged out Thailand 3-2 to reach the semifinals of the women's team event.
28 Sep 2014
Incheon: Yuki Bhambri on Sunday clinched India's lone singles' medal in tennis at the ongoing Asian Games, settling for a bronze in the men's event after unforced errors cost him the semifinal clash against Japan's Yoshihito Nishioka here.
08 Oct 2014
New Delhi: Awarded the rare 'Diploma of Honour' by the International Shooting Sport Federation, NRAI president Raninder Singh says shooting in India has gone beyond iconic names, giving him hopes of achieving a top-five finish in the discipline at the 2016 Rio Olympics.
09 Sep 2014
Cupertino: Apple Inc unveiled the "Apple Watch" alongside two new iPhones with sharper and larger displays on Tuesday, calling the wearable device the next chapter in its history.
22 Sep 2014
Incheon: China's women set a world record in the Asian Games` 10m air rifle team event Monday after one of their shooters was disqualified but then reinstated following a heated appeal.
01 Sep 2014
Copenhagen: Spain's Carolina Marin pulled off a monumental upset as she beat Chinese world number one Li Xuerui to win the women's singles title at the Badminton World Championships.
13 Sep 2014
Bucharest: International Olympic Committee (IOC) president Thomas Bach stated that 2016 Olympics Games to be held in the Brazilian city of Rio de Janeiro will be a successful event as people has special love for the sports in the South American country. Brazil has successfully hosted the FIFA World Cup in June last.
30 Aug 2014
Copenhagen: Leading Indian shuttler P.V. Sindhu created history Friday by reaching the women's singles semi-finals and assuring herself of at least a bronze medal finish at the World Championships here.