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Mar 22, 2018
Commonwealth Games 2018: Parents of PV Sindhu, Saina Nehwal should be allowed to accompany star shuttlers, says Narinder BatraIndian Olympic Association (IOA) president Narendra Batra feels Sports Ministry should allow the parents of star shuttlers PV Sindhu and Saina Nehwal to accompany them to the 2018 Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast, Australia
Jul 01, 2017
Sports minister Vijay Goel credits Pullela Gopichand for Kidambi Srikanth's and Indian badminton's successSports Minister Vijay Goel today felicitated ace shuttler Kidambi Srikanth and chief national coach Pullela Gopichand for the recent run of success of Indian badminton players.
Jun 30, 2017
Sports minister Vijay Goel plans to crack down on doping by making it a criminal offenceSports Minister Vijay Goel on Friday said the government has strengthened its resolve to make doping a criminal offence in order to instil fear in the minds of sportspersons who indulge in such practices.
Feb 03, 2017
2020 Tokyo Olympics is our immediate priority, says Sports Ministry task force member Viren RasquinhaThe responsibility for Tokyo Olympics has been entrusted to the three sportspersons in the panel — Abhinav Bindra, Pullela Gopichand and Viren Rasquinha.
Oct 24, 2016
India trying to learn from the Australia, UK to become sporting superpower, says sports ministryAiming to improve its standing as a sporting nation globally, India is trying to adopt the models followed by Australia and United Kingdom (UK), a top Sports Ministry official said on Monday.
Apr 27, 2016
Rio 2016: India to send largest ever Olympic contingent, will target 10-plus medal tallyThe Union sports ministry has set a 10-medal target for forthcoming Rio Olympics that will see the largest-ever Indian contingent of athletes participating
Dec 29, 2015
'Olympics has mostly been about failure for India:' Parliamentary Committee slams Sports MinistryA Parliamentary Standing Committee has come down hard on the Sports Ministry for its inaction on the the issue of mobilisation of funds from the Public Sector Undertakings
Nov 27, 2013
Should Indian sportspersons keep asking the Govt for help?The likes of Gowda and many others are in a way professionals, who earn prize money and sponsorship from private companies as sportspersons up and above the government funding they receive.