CWG corruption: OC faces about Rs 350 cr legal cases

Nearly three years after the conclusion of Commonwealth Games here, the scam-hit Organising Committee is contesting two dozen legal cases involving a revenue of about Rs 350 crore against private companies which executed projects related to the mega-sporting event.

British MP raises Rs 246 cr Delhi CWG dispute in UK Parliament

British Parliamentarian Gerry Sutcliffe has raised Rs 246 crore dispute involving a Dutch broadcaster and authorities here related to 2010 Commonwealth Games in UK Parliament.

Kalmadi questioned by ED in CWG laundering case

CWG Organising Committee chief Suresh Kalmadi was questioned by ED in connection with its probe into alleged money laundering in the run-up to the 2010 sporting extravaganza.

Sold: Rs 57-crore Commonwealth Games’ aerostat to Goa for Re. 1

After snuggling in Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium for close to two years, the Rs 57-crore aerostat, used for creating special effects during the 2012 Commonwealth Games in Delhi, has been sold to the Goa government for a token amount of Re 1.

CWG case: Order on framing of charges against Suresh Kalmadi today

A Delhi court will today pronounce its order on framing of charges against Suresh Kalmadi and 10 others in a games-related graft case.

CWG 2010: Delhi Court to take cognisance of charge sheet today

A Delhi court will today consider taking cognisance of the CBI charge sheet in the case of alleged financial bungling during the 2009 Queen`s Baton Relay in London.

Order on Kalmadi’s London visit today

The Delhi HC on Tuesday reserved its order till Wednesday to allow sacked former Common Wealth Games chief Suresh Kalmadi to travel to London for the Olympics.

Decision on Suresh Kalmadi’s London visit today

Delhi HC on Tuesday will decide whether to allow Suresh Kalmadi to visit London for the Olympics beginning from Friday.

No record of CWG-related correspondences in CM`s office?

The CIC has directed the office of the Delhi Chief Minister to file a sworn affidavit affirming it does not have copies of correspondences related to the Commonwealth Games.

8,000 cyber attacks warded off during CWG: NSA

A staggering 8,000 cyber attacks were warded off during the 2010 Commonwealth Games, National Security Advisor Shivshankar Menon said Wednesday, pointing to India`s capabilities.

RTI activist pens down book on Commonwealth Games scam

A Delhi-based RTI activist has brought out a book containing various correspondences between the Prime Minister`s Office and the Delhi Government secretariat related to CWG.

CWG graft case: Two accused granted bail

A CBI special court here hearing a corruption case related to the 2010 Commonwealth Games Thursday granted bail to two officials of a company and rejected the bail plea of an official of another company.

India submits CWG legacy report to CGF

India has submitted a dossier on the Commonwealth Games to the CWG Federation at St Kitts in Caribbean Islands

Exclusive: Kalmadi still IOA president, says official website

Suresh Kalmadi, who was sacked as the Indian Olympic Association’s (IOA) president more than five months ago, is still the IOA president, according to the official website.

Term of GoM on CWG extended

The government has extended by two months the tenure of a Group of Ministers looking into the alleged irregularities in the conduct of Commonwealth Games 2010.

CWG 2010: Scoring high on glory and ignominy (Year after CWG)

Flashback time or looking at the sporting road ahead? No easy answers even one year after the Commonwealth Games with the grand opening ceremony and rich medals haul almost fading in memory as the men behind the multimillion rupee event continue to be behind bars on charges of corruption and many of the lavish stadiums lie in disuse.

Aiyar hits back at Maken for dragging his name in CWG saga

Mani Shankar Aiyar has hit back at Sports Minister Ajay Maken for accusing him of playing a part in the cost escalation of CWG projects.

CWG tickets sold at one-tenth price: CVC

The opening and closing ceremonies of the controversial Commonwealth Games held in October were a packed house affair.

Leave Mr Kalmadi

As the head of the OC, Kalmadi must take the blame for the whole CWG mess and quit.

CAG blames PMO for giving Kalmadi sweeping powers

The CAG has accused the PMO of giving Congress MP Suresh Kalmadi a free hand in running the 2010 Commonwealth Games Organizing Committee (OC) and spending crores of taxpayers’ money in the name of preparation for the event.