Dilli Meri Jaan…

The theme song for Delhi by Euphoria takes optimism to dizzying heights.

Lakra`s participation in CWG bleak due to ligament injury

Anthresh Lalit Lakra’s chances to represent the country in the forthcoming Commonwealth Games at Delhi was bleak due to the ligament injury he suffered at the conditioning camp at Patiala few months ago.

Kochi all set to receive Queen`s Baton Relay on August 29

The Queen`s Baton Relay, one of the greatest traditions of the Commonwealth Games, symbolising the gathering of people from across the commonwealth at a four yearly festival of sports and culture, will arrive Kochi on August 29.

Elaborate medical arrangements for CWG

A medical team of close to 2000 people, including 386 doctors, will be deployed during the Commonwealth Games to make the mega event a health-hazard free sporting spectacle, the organisers said.

GOM discusses CWG venues` overlays

The Group of Minister overseeing the preparations for the Commonwealth Games met today to discuss the opening and closing ceremonies and installation of the much-delayed overlays at the event`s venues.

Rahman to unveil Games theme song Aug 28

After several delays, music maestro AR Rahman`s theme song for the Commonwealth Games will finally be unveiled this Saturday.

CAT slams CWG Organising Committee; imposes fine of Rs 20,000

The Central Administrative
Tribunal has slammed Commonwealth Games Organising Committee
for "wasting" its time by not disclosing about the appointment
of security chief.

PSU pullouts will be made up through private sector: Kalmadi

Some of the top PSUs may have
pulled out of the CWG in the wake of corruption
allegations, but OC Chairman Suresh Kalmadi
is unperturbed, saying he is confident of making up the
deficit through the private sector.

Banned Napoleon to miss Commonwealth Games

Australian swimmer Ryan Napoleon has
been banned from competition for three months and will miss
October`s New Delhi Commonwealth Games, Swimming Australia
(SA) said on Thursday.

Pakistan bans seven athletes on doping offences

Pakistan has banned seven top athletes for two years over doping offences just two months ahead of the Commonwealth Games, an official said.

Five-tier transport system for CWG

Commonwealth Games Organising Committee has decided to put in place a five-tier transport system during the October 3-14 mega-event.

Ministry seeks more details from AITA on payment row

Payment row which prompted tennis players to issue a CWG boycott threat is expected to take another fortnight to resolve as Sports Ministry sought details of expenses from All India Tennis Association to release money.

European and Commonwealth champions in Eng CWG athletics team

Double European gold medallist Mo Farah along with defending champions Phillips Idowu, Lisa Dobriskey and Christine Ohuruogu highlight a 100-strong England athletics team for the Commonwealth Games in Delhi.

PM to take political leaders to see Games venues

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh is likely to ask leaders of other political parties to accompany him to visit the Commonwealth Games venues as he begins monitoring preparations.

Rice pulls out of Commonwealth Games to have surgery

Triple Olympic gold medallist Stephanie Rice has pulled out of this year`s Commonwealth Games.

PM may inspect CGW venues next week: Gill

Amidst reports of delays and shoddy work, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh may next week inspect some of the venues of Commonwealth Games to be held in the national capital in October.

CWG paper fraud: I’m innocent, says Kalmadi

Suresh Kalmadi said that he was innocent in the alleged fraud in the bid documents that enabled him to be the complete in charge of the Commonwealth Games 2010.

Rice targets shoulder surgery after Commonwealth Games

Stephanie Rice plans to have shoulder surgery after competing at CWG 2010 in India.

CWG original bid documents were tampered with: Reports

The Commonwealth Games faced another controversy
with reports claiming that original bid documents of the
Delhi event were allegedly tampered with to help Suresh
Kalmadi become chairman of the Organising Committee (OC).

Dikshit nervous about Games preparations

With just 45 days left for the
Commonwealth Games and many key projects yet to be completed,
Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit said she was still
"nervous" about the preparations.