Category: Sports

Col. Rajyavardhan Rathore inaugurates National workshop on “Sports for All”

  Col. Rajyavardhan Rathore has inaugurates National workshop on “Sports for All” in New Delhi with the participation of about 80 representatives from Indian Olympic Association, Department of Sports , Sports Authority of India, National Observers , National Sports Federations of high priority and priority disciplines, SGFI and AIUs, Sports Secretaries of the States and

Mary Kom to represent AIBA at IOC Athletes Forum in Lausanne

  Five-time world champion and Olympic bronze-medallist M C Mary Kom has become the first Indian to be picked as the International Boxing Association’s (AIBA) representative for the IOC Athletes’ Forum scheduled in November. The 33-year-old, who is also an active parliamentarian, has been invited to attend the 8th International Olympic Committee’s (IOC) Athletes’ Forum

Cabinet approves Revamped Khelo India Programme

  The Union Cabinet chaired by the Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi has approved the revamped Khelo India programme at a cost of Rs.1,756 crore for the period 2017-18 to 2019-20. The Programme aims at mainstreaming sport as a tool for individual development, community development, economic development and national development. The revamped Khelo India Programme

PV Sindhu wins Korea Open title

  India’s P V Sindhu has lifted the women’s singles title at the Korea Open Super Series badminton tournament. In a thrilling summit clash at Seoul, the Rio Olympics Silver medallist defeated Nozomi Okuhara of Japan in three sets 22-20, 11-21, 20-18. World no. 4 Sindhu had clinched the 2016 China Super Series Premier and