MP CM's employees training idea faces roadblocks

Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan's idea of training state government employees on the principles of Swami Vivekananda has been objected by authorities here saying existing teaching modules cover his suggestions.

Abhinav Bindra to train young shooters
Abhinav Bindra to train young shooters

Olympic gold medallist Abhinav Bindra will be providing training to aspiring shooters at a two-day unique workshop starting on Monday.

Militants were trained as pilots in Athens? Greek Police denies

 Greek police has dismissed a media report that militants were trained in Athens as pilots.

Barcelona defender Jeremy Mathieu sidelined by ankle injury
Barcelona defender Jeremy Mathieu sidelined by ankle injury

Barcelona defender Jeremy Mathieu has a right ankle problem and missed training on Wednesday, as Lionel Messi, Andres Iniesta and Thomas Vermaelen continued their recuperation from injury, the La Liga club said.

Hrithik Roshan to train hard for 'Mohenjo Daro'?
Hrithik Roshan to train hard for 'Mohenjo Daro'?

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Hamstrung Michael Clarke doubtful for Australia`s Zimbabwe opener

Australia captain Michael Clarke has suffered a hamstring injury during Friday`s training in Harare and is doubtful for their first one-day international against Zimbabwe on Monday.

Passport officers no better at spotting fake photos

Passport issuing officers are as bad at spotting a fake passport photo as an average person, says a study.

Injured Paul George eyes 2016 Rio Olympics basketball campaign

Indiana Pacers star Paul George said Friday the horrific broken leg he suffered in a Team USA training game hasn`t turned him off competing for his country.

Luis Suarez begins training at Barcelona

Luis Suarez will start training with his new Barcelona team-mates on Friday after getting the green light from the Court of Arbitration for Sport, the Spanish giants confirmed.

13 pilots, official get DGCA notice for skipping training

Objecting to 13 pilots of no-frills carrier GoAir not fulfilling the necessary training requirements, aviation regulator DGCA has issued show cause notices to them and a concerned airline official, official sources said on Monday.

Mahavir Phogat overlooked for Dronacharya Award again

Despite training three Commonwealth Games gold medallists, women`s wrestling coach Mahavir Singh Phogat has been ignored for the Dronacharya Award for the third consecutive year.

Govt opens learning resource centre for training of babus

A state-of-the-art Learning Resource Centre was inaugurated today by the government for training of bureaucrats to ensure citizen centric governance.

India, Iran partners for skill development

India`s state-run National Skill Development Corporation (NSDC) Sunday signed an agreement with Iran`s Technical and Vocational Training Organisation (TVTO) to jointly collaborate in skill development.

Swiss Gavranovic going home due to injured knee

Switzerland forward Mario Gavranovic is heading home from the World Cup after tearing his cruciate knee ligament in training, his federation (ASF) said Saturday.

World-class sprinters are born, not made

From Helen Stephens, a 1936 Olympian, to the latest sprinting sensation Usain Bolt, every world-class sprinter was recognised as exceptionally fast prior to beginning formal training, says a new research.

Delhi govt to set up cell to train nurses

Delhi Government will soon set up the `Delhi State Nursing Cell` to train nurses on medication safety issues.

Portugal reject long-term fears over Ronaldo

Portugal`s Helder Postiga shot down fears over Cristiano Ronaldo`s long-term fitness on Thursday as the injury-affected star trained for the vital World Cup match against USA.

Italy`s De Sciglio ruled out for England game

Italy left-back Mattia De Sciglio will miss Saturday`s Group D opener against England in Manaus after picking up a thigh muscle strain in training.

Sonakshi Sinha to go the `Lara Croft` way?

The `shotgun junior` Sonakshi Sinha, known for her athletic body might soon get a chance to perform high octane stunts in A R Murgadoss` next untitled, reportedly. According to a leading daily, Sona baby is about to go through a rigourous workshop and training session before the work starts on the film.

Ronaldo returns to boost Portugal hopes

Cristiano Ronaldo handed Portugal a huge boost on Saturday as he returned to training after leg injuries that had threatened to wreck his World Cup.