Just days before the Games began, the Norwegian women’s beach handball team refused to play in bikini bottoms during European tournaments
27 Jul 2021 12:22 AM
Noting that the nation will mark Kargil Vijay Diwas on July 26, Modi asked people to pay tribute to those who made our nation proud in 1999
26 Jul 2021 9:03 AM
About 30 athletes will be attending the event and competitions lined up the next day
22 Jul 2021 12:41 PM
Olympic gear makes for lively social media fodder, starting with the hours-long Parade of Nations
22 Jul 2021 11:40 AM
Japanese media reported that the person who had tested positive was a foreign national
17 Jul 2021 11:19 AM
Tamil Nadu Sports Minister Siva M Meyyanathan also distributed Rs 5 lakh cash award to the Olympic-bound athletes from the state
10 Jul 2021 1:01 PM
Tokyo 2020 organisers and government officials on Thursday night announced their decision to bar fans from Olympic events
09 Jul 2021 9:14 AM
The Summer Olympics, already delayed a year by the pandemic, begin July 23 and close Aug 8
08 Jul 2021 9:24 AM
Some of the volunteers are likely also to be among the approximately 80 percent of people in Japan who oppose hosting the Games this year
03 Jun 2021 1:37 PM
Sporting suspensions have left some codes under mounting financial pressures as revenues run dry and TV networks renegotiate new deals
01 May 2020 9:40 AM
'I’ve been playing tennis almost every day for as long as I can remember, so it has been an opportunity to take stock'
30 Apr 2020 1:55 PM
Athletes should not feel disappointed with the postponement, they should know that their sacrifice isn’t for nothing
30 Apr 2020 1:01 PM
Olympic organisers have been asked by WHO to continue to plan to stage the Games
29 Apr 2020 3:54 PM
The coronavirus has infected almost 64,000 people globally with almost 1,400 deaths in China
14 Feb 2020 8:33 PM
Ahead of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics, Japan’s narcotics laws are being applied tightly.
30 Apr 2019 1:04 PM
Khushi who is the youngest third degree black belt holder wants to qualify for Tokyo Olympics where Karate makes debut.
24 Feb 2019 12:31 AM
Though the 27-year-old Speedo athlete is determined to qualify for Tokyo Olympics and do well there but he has limited facilities.
17 Oct 2018 1:33 AM
Geeta won the Commonwealth gold medal in 2010, while younger sister Babita emulated the feat in 2014.
23 Feb 2017 7:04 AM
In order to send and receive large volume contents at a high speed, technology innovation in communication infrastructure is in progress
10 Feb 2017 4:06 PM
India's sole gold medal winner Abhinav Bindra will be the chairman of the Target Olympic Podium (TOP) committee.
27 Jan 2017 5:05 PM