FIFA former president Blatter attends hearing in Lausanne

Geneva, Aug 26 . FIFA former president Sepp Blatter on Thursday attended a hearing in Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) in Lausanne, Switzerland, in his final attempt to overturn the six-year...
The truth behind Rio Olympics preparations

The truth behind Rio Olympics preparations

Rio de Janeiro, July 7 - With just a month to go, Rio de Janeiro is fully occupied with the preparations for the Olympic and Paralympic Games to be held for the...

All eyes on Rio as India aim for record medals tally 

Rio de Janeiro, Aug 4. With India's largest contingent travelling to the 2016 Summer Olympics here, billions back home will hope that the blend of experience, youth and debutants participating in the...

IPL final will be competitive, qualitative: Kohli

Bengaluru, May 29 - Fans would see a competitive and qualitative game of cricket when two top teams clash in the Indian Premiere League (IPL-9) final here on Sunday, Royal Challengers Bangalore...

New Zealand announce cricket schedule for next two seasons

Christchurch, May 27 -New Zealand Cricket on Friday announced a schedule for the next two summers inclusive of 12 Test matches and a total of 98 days of international cricket.The 2016-17...
BCCI to Reward Mithali & Co. Rs 50 Lakh Each For World Cup Show

BCCI to Reward Mithali & Co. Rs 50 Lakh Each For World Cup Show

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) have announced that each member of the Indian women's team will get Rs 50 Lakh each for their stupendous show at the...
Deplorable when sportsmen, artistes become victims of hate

Deplorable when sportsmen, artistes become victims of hate: Shoaib Akhtar

New Delhi, July 10 - He feels "sports persons or artistes" are a reflection of the society they represent and enter foreign shores as "ambassadors of their country". Former Pakistan speedster Shoaib...
India's pocket sized Mr Universe

Manohar Aich – India’s pocket sized Mr Universe

Kolkata, June 5 - In the early years of independent India, when the newly-freed nation was desperate to make its mark in the world, a 4 feet 11 inch body builder --...

Ranbir Kapoor gets inspired by Jharkhand’s YUWA Girls

Mumbai, July 4  Ranbir Kapoor is creating awareness about setting up a school for girls in Jharkhand with YUWA -- a social development platform for girls -- through a five-part video...

Paddler Manika Batra eyes breaking into World top 100

Kolkata, Sep 11 . Fresh from her bronze win in the doubles category of the Czech Open -- a first for any Indian table tennis player at an ITTF World Tour...

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BCCI to Reward Mithali & Co. Rs 50 Lakh Each For...

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) have announced that each member of the Indian women's team will get Rs 50 Lakh...

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Ancient Roman villa uncovered near Florence

Florence, Oct 21.  Archaeologists have unearthed a luxurious ancient Roman villa complete with thermal baths and stunning mosaics near the central Italian city of Florence...