Sports ministry receives hike of Rs 258.2 crore in Budget 2018; SAI funding reduced by Rs 66.17 crore
Jaitley allocated a total of Rs 2196.36 crore for the sports ministry, compared to the Rs 1938.16 crore earmarked last year.
Bhutia said, "The pyramid structure of Khelo India will have a strong and lasting impact at the grassroots level. It is important that we reach out to the kids and encourage them to go out and play."
Indians have great sporting potential but lack opportunities, says sports minister Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore
Indians have great potential in sports but it is hampered by lack of opportunities, Union minister Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore said on Wednesday
Sports minister Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore says Khelo India initiative will focus on all-round development
Sports minister Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore on Wednesday said the Khelo India initiative, which focussed on infrastructure development till now, will look to ensure all-round growth in its revamped form.
India may have the world's second largest internet user base, but connectivity remains out of reach for nearly 950 million citizens, a report said today
Prime Minister Narendra Modi was today warmly welcomed by members of the Indian community in Japan after his arrival here to attend the annual bilateral summit.
Bimstec said that fight against terrorism should not only confine to disrupting and eliminating terror groups and their networks but states supporting them must also be punished.
The Mazagaon Dock Shipbuilders Ltd (MDL)'s second Visakhapatnam Class-destroyer, with more than 60 per cent indigenization and increased stealth power, was launched ahead of its schedule here on Saturday, officials said.
Meanwhile, as the Cauvery water quietly flows into Tamil Nadu, there is a sense of relief. But the lower riparian state is only too aware that it just a small battle won