Overlooked for Arjuna lifter returns CWG gold

Peeved at being ignored for the prestigious Arjuna Award, top woman weightlifter Renubala Chanu on Monday decided to return the gold medal she won in the Commonwealth Games last year to the sports minister.

CWG: Developers pay penalty for regularising flats

The Centre is likely to give its nod for regularisation of the CWG Village flats that had exceeded the sanctioned floor area ratio (FAR) after the penalty for extra construction is paid by the developers.

Rahul Banerjee to get Arjuna award

Commonwealth Games gold medallist Rahul Banerjee`s name was recommended for the Arjuna Award on Friday.

CPWD terms Shunglu Committee report as "one-sided"

Trashing the findings of the
Shunglu Committee, which looked into alleged irregularities
in Commonwealth Games projects, the CPWD on Tuesday said the panel
report is "one-sided and lacks engineering perception".

CWG OC fighting 14 legal cases

The CWG Organising Committee is fighting 14 legal cases filed by several firms and its former employees seeking their dues.

Railways takes possession of CWG kitchen equipment

Railways has agreed to take possession of Rs 14 crore state-of-the-art kitchen equipment lying at the Games Village from the Organising Committee (OC)
of the Commonwealth Games free of cost.

ED registers money laundering case against Lalli

The Enforcement Directorate on registered a money laundering case against suspended Prasar Bharti CEO B S Lalli in connection with the awarding of the Rs 246-crore broadcast rights contract for Commonwealth Games.

Northeast athletes demand better infrastructure

Athletes of the Northeast have requested the government to provide them with better infrastructure facilities and support so that they can make a mark at the international level.

CWG scam: Mauritius-based firm under CBI scanner

CBI is likely to investigate the role of a Mauritius-based company.

Shunglu panel findings; Delhi govt to send response to Home Min

Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit said the Delhi Government would soon send a detailed response on the Shunglu Committee findings on Commonwealth Games irregularities to the Home Ministry.

Delhi govt gives cash awards to CWG, Asiad medal winners

The Delhi government today honoured the medallists of last year`s Commonwealth Games and Asian Games with cash awards and distributed an amount of Rs 2.80 crore among the athletes, who brought laurels for the country.

CAG report on Commonwealth Games in Monsoon session: Vinod Rai

The government auditor CAG on Friday
said it will soon finalise its report on the conduct of
Commonwealth Games which will be tabled in the next session of

Shunglu panel report being analysed by various ministries: PM

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Friday said the Shunglu Committee report on alleged irregularities in the conduct of Commonwealth Games was being analysed by various ministries.

Delhi govt preparing response to Shunglu report: Dikshit

Delhi CM Sheila Dikshit said her govt is preparing a response to the Shunglu Committee report which has indicted her and Lt Governor Tejinder Khanna.

Villages of Haryana players get Rs 220 mn grant

The state government has identified 92 villages of medal winners and participants across the state for the development grant.

`CWG equipments hired at 1,400 pc higher rate`

Officials of Commonwealth Games Organising Committee had hired equipment for overlay works at over 14 times the actual price, a CVC investigation has found.

Kalmadi calls for a JPC probe into CWG scam

Suresh Kalmadi also claimed that he hadn`t gained even a single rupee out of the games.

Kalmadi`s close aide to face CBI grilling for two more days

Former Commonwealth Games Organising Committee chairman Suresh Kalmadi`s close aide Shekhar M Deorukhkar was remanded to CBI custody for two more days for interrogation of his alleged role in the multi-crore rupees overlays scam.

CWG official wants OC members to be honoured

Commonwealth Games Media Committee
chairman Tarlochan Singh has demanded Prime Minister Manmohan
Singh to honour Organising Committee members in recognition of
hosting the CWG last October.

Don`t make Raja, Kalmadi scapegoats, says Gadkari

BJP on Thursday said the government should not make A Raja and Suresh Kalmadi scapegoats in the 2G spectrum issue and Commonwealth Games scams.