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Commonwealth Games 2018: India's medal winners on Day 10

Commonwealth Games 2018: India's medal winners on Day 10

India had a field day on Day 10 of the 2018 Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast on Saturday, winning 17 medals in all - their biggest haul in a day so far at the event. 

Apr 14, 2018, 18:32 PM IST

DNA: Prasoon Joshi's hard-hitting poem depicting society's mentality towards females

Analyzing a poem by Prasoon Joshi defining the mentality of society towards females. Watch complete news story of DNA for getting detailed updates!

Aug 25, 2016, 23:08 PM IST
Disappointing! Paralympic Indian swimmer forced to wash cars for living

Disappointing! Paralympic Indian swimmer forced to wash cars for living

Bharat Kumar had sit down with beggars near a temple to have his food.

Feb 16, 2016, 19:10 PM IST
South Asian Games: India begin golden run, on top in medals tally

South Asian Games: India begin golden run, on top in medals tally

India clinched 14 gold, and five silver medals on a highly productive day.

Feb 06, 2016, 21:01 PM IST

Indian peacekeepers awarded medals for courage

The 125-strong Indian Formed Police Unit were awarded medals during a parade ceremony held recently in Congo Town in Montserrado County.

Jan 06, 2016, 10:58 AM IST

Swimmer Bula Choudhury's house burgled

Former national women's swimming champion Bula Choudhury's residence in West Bengal's Hooghly district was burgled on Saturday and many of her valuables, including commemorative plaques and medals, were stolen.

Mar 14, 2015, 20:05 PM IST
SAI misplaces Balbir Sr's priceless possessions

SAI misplaces Balbir Sr's priceless possessions

Hockey legend Balbir Singh Sr. has claimed that Sports Authority of India has misplaced his priceless memoribilia, which inculdes his Olympic blazer, medals and rare pictures he had donated to SAI in 1985.

Sep 15, 2014, 16:46 PM IST

20 Delhi Police personnel chosen for medals

Twenty Delhi Police personnel have been selected for medals for their meritorious service, on the eve of the Independence Day.

Aug 14, 2014, 22:02 PM IST

Olympic relay medals in jeopardy after Tyson Gay`s ban

The International Olympics Committee (IOC) will have the final say on whether Tyson Gay`s 4x100 metres relay team mates will be stripped of their London Games medals in the wake of the sprinter`s doping ban, the IAAF told Reuters.

May 05, 2014, 09:55 AM IST

HI ropes in scientific advisor for senior women`s team

With an aim to make the side physically and mentally fit, Hockey India today appointed Matthew Tredrea as the scientific advisor of the senior women`s team.

Apr 09, 2013, 16:53 PM IST

Kin of Parliament attack martyrs ready to take back medals

Nearly seven years after they returned the gallantry medals protesting delay in hanging of Afzal Guru, family members of Parliament attack martyrs said they were now ready to accept the honour.

Feb 09, 2013, 19:16 PM IST

US: 67 years later, WWII veteran gets 9 medals

An 86-year-old military veteran from suburban Philadelphia has belatedly received several medals earned for his service in World War II.

Oct 13, 2012, 14:30 PM IST

24 Medals for CBI officals

CBI sleuths probing big-ticket
corruption cases figure prominently in this year`s 24 service
medals announced on Wednesday.

Jan 25, 2012, 23:26 PM IST

Rajapaksa approves court order to strip Fonseka of rank, medals

Former Sri Lankan Army Chief Gen
Sarath Fonseka was stripped off his rank, medals and pension.

Aug 14, 2010, 17:31 PM IST

Medals galore but where is the cash incentive?

Indian athletes have swept the South Asian Games, fetching medals in almost all the disciplines but there has been no cash incentive or encouragement from the government, lamented chef-de-mission Paresh Nath Mukherjee.

Feb 04, 2010, 16:04 PM IST

Medals galore but where is the cash incentive?

Indian athletes have swept the South Asian Games, fetching medals in almost all the disciplines but there has been no cash incentive or encouragement from the government, lamented chef-de-mission Paresh Nath Mukherjee.

Feb 04, 2010, 16:04 PM IST

IAAF agrees that Semenya keeps title-South Africa

The International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) has agreed that South African runner Caster Semenya will keep her 800 metres world title, the country`s sports ministry said.

Nov 19, 2009, 16:47 PM IST

IAAF agrees that Semenya keeps title-South Africa

The International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) has agreed that South African runner Caster Semenya will keep her 800 metres world title, the country`s sports ministry said.

Nov 19, 2009, 16:47 PM IST

Mary Slaney still yearns to run

Even after all the pain, the surgery and the heartbreak, Mary Slaney still wants to run.

Jul 28, 2009, 13:56 PM IST

Mary Slaney still yearns to run

Even after all the pain, the surgery and the heartbreak, Mary Slaney still wants to run.

Jul 28, 2009, 13:56 PM IST