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Kalam Ko Salaam: On Abdul Kalam's birth anniversary, Virender Sehwag pays SPECIAL tribute

Kalam Ko Salaam: On Abdul Kalam's birth anniversary, Virender Sehwag pays SPECIAL tribute

APJ Abdul Kalam was the 11th president of India from 2002 to2007. He was also known as the Missile Man of India.

Star cricketers Ajinkya Rahane, Rohit Sharma conferred with Arjuna Award

Star cricketers Ajinkya Rahane, Rohit Sharma conferred with Arjuna Award

The awardees are given a statuette, a certificate, ceremonial dress and prize money of Rs 5 lakh.

Rio medal winners to be considered for Khel Ratna, Arjuna

Rio medal winners to be considered for Khel Ratna, Arjuna

The medal winners in individual events who have already not been conferred with Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna in the past will be considered for the highest sporting honour.

Virat Kohli recommended for Khel Ratna by BCCI, Ajinkya Rahane for Arjuna Award

Virat Kohli recommended for Khel Ratna by BCCI, Ajinkya Rahane for Arjuna Award

The mainstay of Indian batting line up, in all three formats, Kohli has been going through a purple patch with the willow.

 Arjuna award-winning boxer Manoj Kumar blasts Kanhaiya Kumar in Facebook post

 Arjuna award-winning boxer Manoj Kumar blasts Kanhaiya Kumar in Facebook post

The boxer stated that he was skeptical at first about commenting on this issue.

Boxer Mandeep Jangra receives Arjuna Award from Sports Minister

Boxer Mandeep Jangra receives Arjuna Award from Sports Minister

Boxer Mandeep Jangra on Wednesday received the Arjuna Award from Sports Minister Sarbananda Sonowal here.

Athletes should not take legal route to get awards: P R Sreejesh

Athletes should not take legal route to get awards: P R Sreejesh

Indian hockey team's goalkeeper P R Sreejesh feels that athletes taking the legal route to get National Sports Awards is a disturbing trend and it devalues the honour and pride associated with the award.

My burning desire is to win at Rio Olympics: Jitu Rai

My burning desire is to win at Rio Olympics: Jitu Rai

 He is modesty personified but Jitu Rai, now the benchmark of excellence in Indian shooting, doesn't shy away from expressing his "burning desire" to hit the bull's eye at next year's Rio Olympics, saying the Arjuna Award will act as additional morale-booster.

Excited for Arjuna, Bajrang postpones travel to World C'ship

 Excited about receiving the Arjuna award from the President of India, wrestler Bajrang has reworked his travel schedule for the World Championship in the USA and has decided to leave only after personally receiving the coveted honour.

Telangana, Andhra CMs congratulate Sania Mirza for Khel Ratna

Telangana, Andhra CMs congratulate Sania Mirza for Khel Ratna

The chief ministers of Telangana and Andhra Pradesh on Friday congratulated tennis star Sania Mirza for being selected for the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award, the country's highest sporting honour.

Sania Mirza gets Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna award, 17 others get Arjuna award

Sania Mirza gets Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna award, 17 others get Arjuna award

Sania Mirza's name was on Friday officially approved for the coveted Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna award, becoming only the second tennis player to be nominated for the highest sporting honour.

Cueist Sourav Kothari requests sports ministry to reconsider Arjuna Award nomination

Asian billiards champion Sourav Kothari on Friday requested the sports ministry to reconsider his nomination for the Arjuna Award as a denial would also "affect" aspiration of thousands of talented young cueists.

Here is the complete list of athletes recommended for Arjuna Award 2015

Here is the complete list of athletes recommended for Arjuna Award 2015

The Arjuna awards are given to Indian sports persons to recognize their outstanding achievements in their respective sports.

Ravichandran Ashwin presented Arjuna Award on Friday

Ravichandran Ashwin presented Arjuna Award on Friday

India off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin was on Friday presented the Arjuna Award, which was conferred on him last year, by the Sports Minister Sarbananda Sonowal here.

FMSCI recommends leading rally driver Gaurav Gill for Arjuna award

FMSCI, the national motorsports governing body which was recently re-recognised by the Sports Ministry, has recommended India's top rally driver Gaurav Gill for the Arjuna award.

Babita, Amit, Bajrang recommended for Arjuna award

Babita, Amit, Bajrang recommended for Arjuna award

Grapplers Babita Kumari, Amit Kumar Dahiya and Bajrang have been recommended by the Wrestling Federation of India for this year's Arjuna award.

Sardar Singh recommended for Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award

Sardar Singh recommended for Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award

Indian men's hockey team captain Sardar Singh has been recommended for the prestigious Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna award while 11 other names, including six women, have been put forward by Hockey India for the Arjuna award.

Vikas Gowda, Seema Punia recommended for Khel Ratna

Vikas Gowda, Seema Punia recommended for Khel Ratna

Commonwealth Games gold medallist discus thrower Vikas Gowda has been recommended for the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna for the second time along with his female counterpart and CWG champion Seema Punia for the coveted award this year.

I feel honoured over Arjuna recommendation: Rohit Sharma

I feel honoured over Arjuna recommendation: Rohit Sharma

 Indian batsman Rohit Sharma on Monday expressed delight about the BCCI's decision to recommend his name for the government's prestigious Arjuna Award and said that he felt "honoured".

Sardar Singh, Saba Anjum receive Padma Shri Award

Sardar Singh, Saba Anjum receive Padma Shri Award

Indian men's hockey team captain Sardar Singh and former skipper of the national women's side Saba Anjum were on Monday conferred with the prestigious Padma Shri Award by President Pranab Mukherjee at a glittering ceremony in Rashtrapati Bhavan here.