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SAI lodges FIR to demand probe into false advertisement for next year's Khelo India Games
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SAI lodges FIR to demand probe into false advertisement for next year's Khelo India Games

SAI said the advertisement also used "logos of the Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports, Sports Authority of India and Khelo India, which misled several athletes to believe it to be a government advertisement."

Kalinga Stadium among eight sports facilities across India to be converted into Khelo India State Centre of Excellence
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Kalinga Stadium among eight sports facilities across India to be converted into Khelo India State Centre of Excellence

In the first leg of the Khelo India State Centre of Excellence initiative, the ministry has identified state-owned sports facilities in Karnataka, Odisha, Kerala, Telengana, Arunachal Pradesh, Manipur, Mizoram and Nagaland.

Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju says target is to make India one of the top 10 Olympic nations by 2028
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Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju says target is to make India one of the top 10 Olympic nations by 2028

Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju on Friday said he aspires to see India finish among the top 10 nations in the medals tally in the 2028 Los Angeles Summer Olympics.

Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju launches Khelo India Community Coach Development programme
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Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju launches Khelo India Community Coach Development programme

The course module will equip physical education teachers and community coaches with the right set of knowledge and skills to help children of all ages to take up a variety of fitness activities

Sports Authority of India sends Rs 30000 in out-of-pocket allowance to 2749 Khelo India athletes
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Sports Authority of India sends Rs 30000 in out-of-pocket allowance to 2749 Khelo India athletes

The Sports Authority of India allowance includes expenses towards travel to hometown, diet charges while at home and other miscellaneous expenses incurred by the athletes.

Sports minister Kiren Rijiju calls for state, district bodies to act in unison to bolster growth of grassroots football in India
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Sports minister Kiren Rijiju calls for state, district bodies to act in unison to bolster growth of grassroots football in India

Developing football at the grassroots is the best way to grow the sport in India, Rijiju said while addressing a 700-strong online audience, including national team coach Igor Stimac and Zlatko Dalic, who guided Croatia to the 2018 World Cup finals

Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju says government making efforts to take kabaddi to Olympics
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Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju says government making efforts to take kabaddi to Olympics

Responding to supplementaries during the Question Hour, the Minister of State for Youth Affairs and Sports said kabaddi is an indigenous sport and that the government would make efforts to take it to the Olympics

Khelo India Winter Games: Srinagar Mayor Junaid Mattu calls for cancellation of event due to coronavirus threat
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Khelo India Winter Games: Srinagar Mayor Junaid Mattu calls for cancellation of event due to coronavirus threat

Around 800-900 sportspersons will be taking part in different events of Khelo India Winter Games at the ski-resort in north Kashmir's Baramulla district.

Khelo India University Games will have major impact in unearthing talent in country, says Tokyo Olympics-bound shooter Rahi Sarnobat
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Khelo India University Games will have major impact in unearthing talent in country, says Tokyo Olympics-bound shooter Rahi Sarnobat

Asian Games and Commonwealth Games gold medallist shooter Rahi Sarnobat believes many children are inspired to take up sports in the country due to the Khelo India Games.

Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju announces Khelo India Winter Games in Ladakh, Jammu and Kashmir
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Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju announces Khelo India Winter Games in Ladakh, Jammu and Kashmir

The sports ministry will fund both the Khelo India Winter Games - in Ladakh in the third week of February and in Jammu and Kashmir in the first week of March.

Jammu and Kashmir's Gulmarg to host five-day national winter games tournament as part of Khelo India programme
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Jammu and Kashmir's Gulmarg to host five-day national winter games tournament as part of Khelo India programme

Sports secretary Sarmad Hafeez reviewed arrangements for the winter games with concerned departments and stakeholders, an official spokesman said

Abhishek Verma credits Abhinav Bindra for inspiring young shooters with 2008 gold medal at Beijing Olympics
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Abhishek Verma credits Abhinav Bindra for inspiring young shooters with 2008 gold medal at Beijing Olympics

In 2008, Bindra became the first Indian to win an individual gold medal at the Olympic Games in Beijing

Sports Authority of India, Hockey India launch seven High-Performance Centres for honing young talent
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Sports Authority of India, Hockey India launch seven High-Performance Centres for honing young talent

These seven High-Performance Hockey Centres will be set up under the Khelo India scheme and will have expert professional training, utilisation of sports science, and education of the youngsters

Why India’s athletes and sports federations should not be worried that budgets have been ‘reduced’ in an Olympic year
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Why India’s athletes and sports federations should not be worried that budgets have been ‘reduced’ in an Olympic year

Should then India’s athletes and National Sports Federations be worried that the budgets have been ‘reduced’ in the Olympic year? We try to simplify matters:

Republic Day 2020: Narendra Modi, in Mann Ki Baat, says insurgency reduced considerably in North East, issues being resolved through dialogue
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Republic Day 2020: Narendra Modi, in Mann Ki Baat, says insurgency reduced considerably in North East, issues being resolved through dialogue

In this year's first 'Mann Ki Baat', Narendra Modi also appealed to all those trying to find solutions through weapons and violence to come back (to the mainstream)

Khelo India Games could lead to improved performances at 2024 and 2028 Olympics, says SAI director-general Sandip Pradhan
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Khelo India Games could lead to improved performances at 2024 and 2028 Olympics, says SAI director-general Sandip Pradhan

While the Khelo India Youth Games has unearthed many talented athletes, the ministry of sports has planned to host another tournament for athletes of a higher age group

Khelo India Youth Games: S Saran clinches gold in U-21 long jump with a 7.41m leap
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Khelo India Youth Games: S Saran clinches gold in U-21 long jump with a 7.41m leap

Trailing in the third position after his first five jumps, way behind Haryana's Bhupender Singh (7.30m) and Kerala's R Sajan (7.29m), he stunned the field with his gravity-defying jump for a sensational finish to the event.

Khelo India Youth Games 2020: Gymnasts Priyanka Dasgupta, Jatin Kumar Kanojia grab spotlight with all-around gold medals
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Khelo India Youth Games 2020: Gymnasts Priyanka Dasgupta, Jatin Kumar Kanojia grab spotlight with all-around gold medals

Tripura's Priyanka Dasgupta grabbed the spotlight on day one of the gymnastics competition by clinching the girls Under-17 all-around crown in the Khelo India Youth Games 2020 in Guwahati on Friday.

Khelo India Youth Games 2020: Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju, Assam CM Sarbananda Sonowal, Hima Das to attend opening ceremony
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Khelo India Youth Games 2020: Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju, Assam CM Sarbananda Sonowal, Hima Das to attend opening ceremony

A 'glitzy' opening ceremony will kick off the third edition of Khelo India Youth Games, where 6,800 athletes from 37 states and union territories competing in 20 sports.

Shooter Esha Singh recalls how her father retired from rally driving to support her career
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Shooter Esha Singh recalls how her father retired from rally driving to support her career

Junior World Cup silver medallist Esha Singh on Friday said that her father retired from rally driving in order to support her shooting career.