Ex-wrestling coach Vinod Kumar will have to wait for Dronacharya Award

Former wrestling coach Vinod Kumar, who was to be considered for the Dronacharya Award 2015 following a Delhi High Court order, will have to wait longer as a larger bench on Saturday ordered further hearing on various "disputed questions" on the issue.

Award to ex-wrestling coach: HC sets aside single judge order

Delhi High Court on Saturday set aside an order of its single judge which had directed the Centre to confer Dronacharya Award 2015 on former chief national wrestling coach Vinod Kumar.

Vinod Kumar relieved to get Dronacharya after Delhi High Court intervention

Former chief national wrestling coach Vinod Kumar on Friday expressed relief and contentment over Delhi High Court's directive to the Centre to confer Dronacharya award to him.

HC asks govt to give Dronacharya award to ex-wrestling coach
HC asks govt to give Dronacharya award to ex-wrestling coach

The Delhi High Court on Friday directed the government to confer Dronacharya Award 2015 on former chief national wrestling coach Vinod Kumar, saying it was "alarming" that the selection committee had not considered the accolades conferred on him.

HC asks Centre to give Dronacharya award to ex-wrestling coach

Delhi High Court on Friday directed the Centre to confer Dronacharya award on former chief national wrestling coach Vinod Kumar.

Coach to file petition in Delhi HC for Dronacharya snub

 Former chief national wrestling coach Vinod Kumar will be filing a petition in the Delhi High Court on Tuesday against the Dronacharya Award selection committee for ignoring him for the prestigious honour.

War of words between Andhra, Telangana on invocation of Section 8

The invocation of section 8 of the Andhra Pradesh Reorganisation Act, which empowers Governor to assume law and order powers in the common capital of Hyderabad, on Wednesday become the latest bone of contention between Telangana and Andhra Pradesh.

Kuldeep Malik named chief Indian wrestling coach
Kuldeep Malik named chief Indian wrestling coach

The Wrestling Federation of India (WFI) on Monday named Kuldeep Malik as the new chief national coach in place of axed Vinod Kumar.

Airport official arrested for sexually harassing passenger

An immigration officer, who had sexually harassed a woman passenger verbally at Indira Gandhi International Airport here on March 18, was arrested on Wednesday evening, police said on Thursday.

Immigration official's alleged harassment of woman, suspended

 A woman resident of Bengaluru was allegedly verbally sexually harassed by an immigration officer at Delhi's IGI airport, after which the Home Ministry placed him under suspension.

MHA suspends immigration officer for allegedly harassing woman at IGI airport

The Home Ministry on Friday suspended an immigration officer at the Delhi airport after a female passenger complained that he allegedly verbally sexually harassed her by asking some offensive questions, adding that a departmental action has also been taken against the accused.

India to assist Fiji in conduct of general elections

India will assist Fiji in conduct of its general elections in September which will include providing indelible ink and imparting training to election and parliamentary officials.

Bishnoi powers Rajasthan to thrilling win over Kerala

Led by skipper Rajesh Bishnoi`s blistering 75 off 36 balls, Rajasthan rallied brilliantly from a difficult situation to beat Kerala by three wickets with a ball to spare for their second straight victory in the Syed Mushtaq Ali All India T20 Group B game today.

Delhi Police to give Rs 38 lakh aid to constable`s family

Delhi Police on Wednesday announced a financial assistance of Rs 38 lakh to the family of constable Vinod Kumar, who was battered to death during a raid on suspected liquor mafia in south Delhi`s Ghitorni area last week.

Court issues warrant against UP minister

A local court on Thursday issued a warrant against Uttar Pradesh minister Vinod Kumar alias Pandit Singh after he repeatedly failed to appear as a witness in connection with a criminal case.

India, Pak prisoners put in separate barracks in Kot Balwal jail

Prisoners from India and Pakistan were segregated at the high security Kot Balwal central jail here by authorities on Saturday in a bid to prevent recurrence of the attack on a Pakistani inmate.

Vinod, Yashvir elated at being recommended for top honour

A Khel Ratna, three Arjuna awards one Dhyanchand and a Dronacharya, it has been a windfall for the country`s wrestlers since their return from London Games.

Sushil, Yogeshwar return home to hero`s welcome

India`s Olympic medal winning wrestlers Sushil Kumar and Yogeshwar Dutt returned home late Monday night to a hero`s welcome as hordes of supporters, including young grapplers from nearby akhadas, turned up at the international airport making it a carnival like atmosphere.