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Nicolai Adam's replacement will be in place this month: AIFF

Nicolai Adam's replacement will be in place this month: AIFF

 Adam was shown the door by the AIFF following complaints of "physical abuse" by the players.

Official mascot of FIFA U-17 World Cup 'Kheleo' unveiled in capital

Official mascot of FIFA U-17 World Cup 'Kheleo' unveiled in capital

The young and charismatic face of the FIFA U-17 World Cup, a clouded leopard called Kheleo, was the mascot of this year's event.

Under-fire India U-17 coach Nicolai Adam to quit after pressure from AIFF

Under-fire India U-17 coach Nicolai Adam to quit after pressure from AIFF

The AIFF has maintained that the coach has no other option but to quit irrespective of what he wishes.

U-17 FIFA World Cup: Hosts India's preparation in disarray, coach Nicolai Adam set to be sacked for 'physical abuse'

U-17 FIFA World Cup: Hosts India's preparation in disarray, coach Nicolai Adam set to be sacked for 'physical abuse'

Nicolai was appointed in 2015 as head coach to assemble a competitive Indian team to play in the Under-17 FIFA World Cup to be held in six cities across the country from October 6 to 28.

AIFF launches six-team women's football league; tourney to begin January 28

AIFF launches six-team women's football league; tourney to begin January 28

A total of 20 teams from across nine states had taken part in the first leg of the qualifiers from which nine teams qualified for the IWL prelims which were held in Cuttack in October 2016.

AIFF boss Praful Patel appointed member of FIFA's finance committee

AIFF boss Praful Patel appointed member of FIFA's finance committee

Under Patel's tutelage, India won the rights to host its first FIFA World Cup, the FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017 and had hosted the AFC U-16 Championship last September.

Air India Rs 70,000 crore aircraft purchase: SC asks CBI to complete probe by June

Air India Rs 70,000 crore aircraft purchase: SC asks CBI to complete probe by June

The Supreme Court Thursday asked CBI to complete its probe by June into allegations of "serious irregularities" in purchase or hiring of 111 aircraft for Air India that had cost around Rs 70,000 crore during the tenure of Praful Patel as the civil aviation minister in 2005-06.

Supreme Court calls for CBI probe into Air India aircraft purchase deal during UPA regime

Supreme Court calls for CBI probe into Air India aircraft purchase deal during UPA regime

The Supreme Court on Thursday asked the CBI to investigate an alleged scandal in the purchase and leasing of aircraft by Air India between 2004 and 2008 when the Congress-led UPA was in office.

Kangana Ranaut’s ‘Simran’ - Release date announced

Kangana Ranaut’s ‘Simran’ - Release date announced

Reports suggest that Kangana Ranaut will essay the role of Praful Patel in the film which has been shot in the United States of America.

India win AFC developing member award at Asian football's annual gala

India win AFC developing member award at Asian football's annual gala

AIFF President Praful Patel received the Award from AFC Vice-President Ali Kafashian at a glittering ceremony.

Kangana Ranaut is a very unique person, says ‘Simran’ co-star Sohum Shah

Kangana Ranaut is a very unique person, says ‘Simran’ co-star Sohum Shah

Directed by Hansal Mehta, Simran will see Kangana playing a Gujarati NRI named Praful Patel.

Stephen Constantine, Indian football coach, may get one-year extension

Stephen Constantine, Indian football coach, may get one-year extension

A section of the AIFF, however, is keen on replacing him at the earliest and give his successor enough time to get acclimatised ahead of India's qualifying round play-off matches for the 2019 Asia Cup in February.

Entire focus on football grassroots development, says AIFF chief Praful Patel

Entire focus on football grassroots development, says AIFF chief Praful Patel

The number of teams in the U-16 Youth League has increased tremendously and more football players are now involved at the grassroots level.

AFC Cup Final: Bengaluru FC to get whopping USD 1 million if they win the title

AFC Cup Final: Bengaluru FC to get whopping USD 1 million if they win the title

Bengaluru FC became the first Indian club to reach the final of the AFC Cup.

India jump 11 places: Stephen Constantine's boys rise to best FIFA rankings in 6 years

India jump 11 places: Stephen Constantine's boys rise to best FIFA rankings in 6 years

In August 2010, India were ranked 137th which stayed India's best ever FIFA Ranking since then.

Kangana Ranaut in ‘Simran’: Here’s some info about her role

Kangana Ranaut in ‘Simran’: Here’s some info about her role

Kangana Ranaut’s role in Simran is believed to be an emotionally-demanding one.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi unveils BRICS U-17 football trophy

Prime Minister Narendra Modi unveils BRICS U-17 football trophy

The tournament aims at taking the ongoing interaction and cohesion amongst the BRICS nations to a new level of exchange between the youth of these countries in the field of sports.

Prithviraj Chavan accuses NCP of 'back-stabbing' Congress in 2014 Assembly polls

Senior Congress leader Prithviraj Chavan today accused the NCP of having "back-stabbed" his party by withdrawing its support from the Maharashtra government ahead of the 2014 state Assembly polls.

Strain in relations? Congress sank and took NCP down as well, says Praful Patel

Strain in relations? Congress sank and took NCP down as well, says Praful Patel

Signaling strains in their relations, senior NCP leader Praful Patel has squarely blamed Congress for their debacle in 2014 polls, evoking a strong reaction from the latter that said it was an attempt to keep Prime Minister Narendra Modi in "good humour".

Hansal Mehta's 'Simran' to go on floors this October, confirms Kangana Ranaut

Hansal Mehta's 'Simran' to go on floors this October, confirms Kangana Ranaut

Kangana Ranaut, who will be portraying a Gujarati NRI named Praful Patel, was recently in Atlanta for a workshop.