2010 Commonwealth Games

Wrestler-turned-cop Anil Kumar fought Dera followers as other armed personnel ran off

Wrestler-turned-cop Anil Kumar fought Dera followers as other armed personnel ran off

The 2010 Commonwealth Games gold medal winner, who presently works for Haryana Police, was seen charging at the dera followers.

Aug 26, 2017, 16:32 PM IST
CWG scam: Manmohan Singh PMO passed the buck, says PAC

CWG scam: Manmohan Singh PMO passed the buck, says PAC

In the wake of the CAG report, the PAC has asked the Central Bureau of Investigation to launch fresh probe into cases of alleged corruption that were closed by the agency.

Apr 10, 2017, 10:42 AM IST

Car-free Connaught Place will reduce pollution, 'boost' business

A car-free Connaught Place will not only reduce the immediate exposure of people to air pollution but also spell boon for traders in the area contrary to fears of a slump, experts say.

Jan 06, 2017, 16:44 PM IST
Geeta Phogat vs Sakshi Malik: When the two Indian stars went head to head in 2015 – Video

Geeta Phogat vs Sakshi Malik: When the two Indian stars went head to head in 2015 – Video

Sakshi Malik and Getta Phogat, both hail from Haryana.

Dec 30, 2016, 13:44 PM IST
Dangal: Aamir Khan-starrer gets most important detail of Geeta Phogat's gold-winning match wrong

Dangal: Aamir Khan-starrer gets most important detail of Geeta Phogat's gold-winning match wrong

Real scores of Geeta Phogat's gold-winning match at 2010 Commonwealth Games were quite different from the one showed in the movie.

Dec 25, 2016, 14:42 PM IST
Karni Singh Shooting Range facing crisis; to get renovation again ahead of Rio Qualifiers: Report

Karni Singh Shooting Range facing crisis; to get renovation again ahead of Rio Qualifiers: Report

The ranges have been shut again for the second time since September to highlight the shabby affair.

Dec 17, 2015, 12:59 PM IST
Biggest challenge is to get venues ready for U-17 World Cup: AIFF

Biggest challenge is to get venues ready for U-17 World Cup: AIFF

The 2017 FIFA U-17 World Cup will be held in India from end September to 23rd October.

Nov 28, 2015, 22:11 PM IST
2010 Delhi Commonwealth Games dues raised in UK Parliament

2010 Delhi Commonwealth Games dues raised in UK Parliament

The UK government has expressed hope that the issue of payment due amounting to 29 million pounds to a British company involved in the 2010 Commonwealth Games in Delhi will be resolved in the lead up to Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to the country next month.

Oct 22, 2015, 21:53 PM IST
I don't care about rankings anymore, says Somdev Devvarman

I don't care about rankings anymore, says Somdev Devvarman

When Somdev Devvarman steps on the DLTA courts, he brings with himself a touch of invincibility. Ask him about his love-affair with the venue, where he has not lost single match since 2010, he struggles to find the right answer.

Sep 13, 2015, 19:27 PM IST

CWG scam: CBI to give report on CVO probe on Dikshit, others

A city court has asked CBI to file a report on the status of proceedings before Chief Vigilance Officer of CPWD and PWD on a plea against former Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit and others for alleged corruption during 2010 Commonwealth Games.

Sep 03, 2015, 18:19 PM IST
IOA appoints commission for development in northeast

IOA appoints commission for development in northeast

 The Executive Council of Indian Olympic Association (IOA) on Monday appointed a commission for development of sports and Olympic movement in northeastern India.

Jul 27, 2015, 18:12 PM IST
Suresh Kalmadi conferred with Asian athletics top award

Suresh Kalmadi conferred with Asian athletics top award

Scam-tainted Suresh Kalmadi has been conferred with the Asian Athletics Association president's award for his contribution towards the development of athletics in the continent at the AAA Gala Dinner and award ceremony. 

Jun 04, 2015, 10:35 AM IST
IOC chief Thomas Bach to meet PM Narendra Modi, refuels India's Olympic bid speculations

IOC chief Thomas Bach to meet PM Narendra Modi, refuels India's Olympic bid speculations

IOC supremo Thomas Bach will meet India`s Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday amid growing expectations that one of the Olympics` perennial underachievers may make its first bid to host the Game

Apr 24, 2015, 09:30 AM IST

Take steps to vacate bus depot land by August 20: HC to DTC

The Delhi High Court on Monday directed DTC to take steps to vacate the land on the banks of Yamuna on which the Millennium bus depot was built at a cost of Rs 60 crore ahead of the 2010 Commonwealth Games.

Apr 13, 2015, 20:18 PM IST
Saina Nehwal, Kidambi Srikanth now eye Malaysia crown

Saina Nehwal, Kidambi Srikanth now eye Malaysia crown

Newly-crowned India Open champions, Saina Nehwal and Kidambi Srikanth will look to continue their fairytale run as they eye another podium finish at the USD 500,000 Malaysia Open Super Series Premier which gets underway with the qualifiers here tomorrow.

Mar 30, 2015, 15:00 PM IST
Suresh Kalmadi inducted as Asian Athletics Association Life President

Suresh Kalmadi inducted as Asian Athletics Association Life President

Tainted Indian sports administrator Suresh Kalmadi has been made Life President of the Asian Athletics Association for his "work in the development of athletics in the continent" during his 13-year tenure as the head of organisation from 2000.

Mar 16, 2015, 19:01 PM IST
Don't want to be in Padma awards controversies: Gagan Narang

Don't want to be in Padma awards controversies: Gagan Narang

Seeking to steer clear of the furore that was triggered by Saina Nehwal's open displeasure at being ignored for the Padma awards, ace Indian shooter Gagan Narang said he would prefer to wait for the government to take a call on such matters.

Jan 23, 2015, 13:48 PM IST

SC/ST fund diversion for CWG: BJP slams AAP for not ordering probe

Delhi BJP on Thursday came down hard on AAP questioning why the Arvind Kejriwal-led government did not investigate the alleged diversion by the then Sheila Dikshit dispensation of funds meant for SC/ST welfare projects to finance certain works for the 2010 Commonwealth Games (CWG).

Sep 18, 2014, 21:24 PM IST

DTC buses to have electronic ticketing machines

DTC buses may finally go hi-tech within next six months as the corporation has decided to take up the project of installing electronic ticketing machines in all its buses.

Aug 27, 2014, 22:45 PM IST

Delhi University to rent out premises to generate resources

With the aim to generate resources for maintenance of its facilities, Delhi University is planning to rent out its premises including the two swanky stadiums upgraded for the 2010 Commonwealth Games.

Aug 17, 2014, 09:20 AM IST