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Oct 05, 2017
Rio Olympic committee chairman arrested on corruption and money laundering charges, says policeThe 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
Aug 05, 2017
One year on, the only legacy of Rio Olympics 2016 is abject dysfunction, not prosperityThe true legacy that Rio 2016 has is that the Olympics must be delivered on more equitable and sustainable terms in the future.
May 02, 2017
Sonu Sood says 'it feels great to make a biopic on PV Sindhu'; film in scripting stageThe research undertaken by Sonu Sood's team has impressed badminton champ PV Sindhu.
Apr 17, 2017
Alia Bhatt, Dipa Karmakar have made it to Forbes '30 Under 30' Asia listAlia Bhatt is one of India's 53 achievers on the list.
Dec 07, 2016
Rio Olympics 2016 was not perfect, but organisers exceeded expectations, says IOCThe 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.
Nov 01, 2016
British Olympic medallist Louis Smith handed two-month ban for mocking IslamOlympic medallist Louis Smith was given a two-month ban by British Gymnastics on Tuesday for appearing to mock Islam.
Oct 29, 2016
Heena Sidhu pulls out of shooting championship in Iran; cites compulsory hijab rule as reasonIndian 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.
Oct 24, 2016
Olympic gold medallist swimmer Mack Horton set to return after cancer scareOlympic gold medallist Mack Horton expects to be back in the pool training this week after having a suspect mole removed from his chest.
Oct 20, 2016
Saina Nehwal resumes badminton practice, may play China Open next monthStar 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
Oct 12, 2016
Dipa Karmakar asks for cash instead of BMW presented by Sachin TendulkarArray