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Jan 24, 2017
National Anthem guidelines for physically challenged are regressive, setback for disability rightsAfter passing the historic Rights of Persons with Disability Bill in the Lok Sabha in 2016, the new guidelines on how people with disabilities can show respect when the national anthem is being played in movie halls or public functions, shows that perhaps nothing has changed when it comes to respecting the basic human right of individual autonomy
Jan 23, 2017
Malaysia Masters: After her win, is Saina Nehwal ready to take on the rigours of Super Series circuit?Considering the systematic manner in which she and her coach have plotted her return, Saina should take that extra step to the top step of the rostrum.
Jan 22, 2017
Malaysia Masters: Saina Nehwal’s commanding semifinal win shows she is getting back to her bestSaina Nehwal’s rehabilitation from a horrible, career-threatening knee injury gathered further momentum at the Malaysia Masters, when she coasted into the women’s singles final with a brilliant 21-13, 21-10 win over No 5 seed, Yip Pui Yin, in a shade over the half-hour mark.
Jan 21, 2017
Ex-BCCI chief Anurag Thakur unanimously elected head of Himachal Pradesh Olympic AssociationOusted as Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) president following a Supreme Court order, Anurag Thakur was Saturday unanimously elected head of the Himachal Pradesh Olympic Association (HPOA) for a four-year term.
Jan 20, 2017
Simone Biles hails Dipa Karmakar for Rio feat, but shies away from considering ProdunovaAmerican gymnast Simone Biles, who pocketed as many as four gold medals at the Rio Olympics, has called Dipa Karmakar an exciting talent and a role model for the aspiring kids in India.
Jan 17, 2017
Olympics 2024: Los Angeles plans extravagant two-stadium opening ceremony to clinch bidA 2024 Summer Olympics in Los Angeles would feature a groundbreaking opening ceremony using not only the Memorial Coliseum but also a new state-of-the-art NFL stadium.
Jan 16, 2017
PWL 2017: Sandeep Tomar stuns Olympic champion Vladimir Khinchegashvili to power Haryana HammersWith this win, Haryana Hammers remained unbeaten in the group stage and will now clash with fourth placed Jaipur Ninjas in the first semi-final on Tuesday.
Jan 16, 2017
Sakshi Malik aims to equal Sushil Kumar's feat of two Olympic medals at Tokyo in 2020"For the Olympics, one has to start his/her training four years in advance and I have already started my training accordingly," Sakshi said.
Jan 16, 2017
Malaysia Masters: Saina Nehwal eyes title as she looks to capitalise on PBL formSaina Nehwal will look to clinch the Malaysia Masters title as she begins the year's international campaign in the Grand Prix Gold badminton tournament.
Jan 13, 2017
Sports ministry re-recognises IOA after U-turn on Suresh Kalmadi, Abhay Singh ChautalaSports ministry on Friday lifted the suspension on the IOA with immediate effect after it removed Suresh Kalmadi and Abhay Singh Chautala as life presidents.