The Rio Olympic games were credited with being a sporting success, but revelations of massive corruption during the preparations and in the naming of the host city have tarnished the legacy
The true legacy that Rio 2016 has is that the Olympics must be delivered on more equitable and sustainable terms in the future.
The research undertaken by Sonu Sood's team has impressed badminton champ PV Sindhu.
Alia Bhatt is one of India's 53 achievers on the list.
The Rio de Janeiro Olympics may not have been perfect but organisers exceeded expectations given the political and economic situation in the South American country, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) said on Tuesday.
Olympic medallist Louis Smith was given a two-month ban by British Gymnastics on Tuesday for appearing to mock Islam.
Indian pistol shooter Heena Sidhu has pulled out of the Asian Airgun Shooting Championship in Iran due to the compulsory hijab rule for all women athletes.
Olympic gold medallist Mack Horton expects to be back in the pool training this week after having a suspect mole removed from his chest.
Star Indian shuttler Saina Nehwal will return to competitive action at the China Open next month following a successful recovery from the knee injury that derailed her Olympic campaign
Indian gymnast Dipa Karmakar is going to return the BMW she was presented by Sachin Tendulkar owing to maintenance issues.
K Srikanth went down to Marc Zweibler in a gruelling three-game men's singles QF tie to draw curtains on the Indian challenge at the Japan Super Series.
Back in the national camp after a four-week break since the Rio Olympics, the Indian men's hockey team has shifted focus to the new season which starts with the Asian Champions Trophy in Malaysia where they will meet arch-rivals Pakistan
The central government's think-tank Niti Aayog has devised a short-term and medium-to-long term action plan to help India achieve 50 medals at the 2024 Olympic Games
The Delhi Golf club on Tuesday announced cash awards of Rs 50 lakhs for all medal winners from the 2016 Rio Olympics & Paralympics.
President Vladimir Putin says the hack of Olympic athletes' data has cast a spotlight on a hypocritical decision to bar Russian athletes.
Leander Paes' comments on India's mixed doubles pair at Rio OLympics have been publicly and vociferously slammed by Sania Mirza and Rohan Bopanna.
Rio said farewell to the Paralympics Sunday in a closing ceremony showcasing Brazil's love for music and celebrating what many consider to have been a surprisingly successful Games.