Govt invokes Sachin, Kohli to bat for Insurance Bill in RS

Government Thursday invoked names of cricket icons Sachin Tendulkar and Virat Kohli to bat in the Rajya Sabha for Insurance Bill, which provides for raising the foreign investment cap to 49 percent from 26 percent.

Artist seeks 100 signatures on Sachin portrait

Painter Venkatesh Kandunoori is on a mission - to collect signatures of important people on a large sized celebratory sketch of cricket legend Sachin Tendulkar.

Artist seeks 100 signatures on Sachin Tendulkar portrait

Painter Venkatesh Kandunoori is on a mission - to collect signatures of important people on a large sized celebratory sketch of cricket legend Sachin Tendulkar.

Michael Chopra wants to be like Sachin Tendulkar in Indian football

Former English club Ipswich Town striker Michael Chopra has said that he wants to renounce his British citizenship and play for India and wants to be part of the legend of Sachin Tendulkar in Indian football.

Sardar Singh takes up Ice Bucket Challenge, nominates Sachin Tendulkar

India hockey captain Sardar Singh is the latest to complete the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge and nominated batting legend Sachin Tendulkar, Bollywood actor John Abraham and former Netherlands skipper Teun de Nooijer to take up the dare.

Sachin Tendulkar pays glowing tributes to yoga guru BKS Iyengar

Legendary cricketer Sachin Tendulkar on Thursday paid rich tributes to BKS Iyengar, who passed away yesterday, saying that practicing his asanas has helped him a lot in his glorious career.

Michael Chopra picked by Sachin Tendulkar co-owned Kerala franchise

Indian-origin English footballer Michael Chopra was the first pick, though not the costliest, in the International Players Draft of the Hero Indian Super League, signed on by the Sachin Tendulkar co-owned Kerala Blasters here today.

Sachin Tendulkar meets Tashi, Nungshi Malik - first Indian twins to scale Mt Everest

Indian batting legend Sachin Tendulkar on Wednesday met Tashi Malik and Nungshi Malik, two 23-year-old twin Indian sisters who have scaled summits of six of the highest mountains across six continents.

IM Vijayan flattered by Sachin Tendulkar`s soccer knowledge, interest

Former India international footballer IM Vijayan is flattered by cricket icon Sachin Tendulkar`s knowledge of soccer and the little master`s keenness to learn the finer points of the game.

FIFA to host global summit on ethics in sports

FIFA will host a conference on ethical sports leadership organized by the Brussels-based World Forum for Ethics in Business and cricket great Sachin Tendulkar is scheduled to attend the event.

Sachin Tendulkar asks nation to remember India's World War I soldiers

Cricket legend Sachin Tendulkar batted for an important cause on Independence Day as he paid his respects to all the Indian soldiers who fought the World War I.

Home Ministry recommends Major Dhyan Chand for Bharat Ratna: Kiren Rijiju

Minister of State for Home Affairs, Kiren Rijiju, on Tuesday informed Lok Sabha that the Union Home Ministry has sent recommendation for Bharat Ratna for late Major Dhyan Chand to the PMO, after receiving recommendations from several quarters.

Shiv Sena flays Justice Katju over anti-Sachin remarks

Attacking Press Council of India Chairman Justice Markandey Katju for his reported remarks about conferring Bharat Ratna on cricket icon Sachin Tendulkar, Shiv Sena today questioned the work done by the media watchdog under his stewardship.

Rekha makes `guest appearance` in Parliament amidst controversy

Under fire over her absence from the upper house, actor Rekha attended the Rajya Sabha for the first time in the session.

Mahela Jayawardene, the elegant run-machine, bids adieu

Test cricket will bid farewell to one of its most elegant strokemakers when Sri Lanka`s Mahela Jayawardene quits the longer format after the second Test against Pakistan, starting in Colombo Thursday.

Manchester loss raises doubt over India`s ability to fightback

India`s abject surrender in the fourth cricket Test against England has come under attack from former cricketers, some of whom have raised serious questions marks over the team`s ability to stage a fightback in the final match of the series, starting August 15 at The Oval.

Sachin Tendulkar permitted to skip Parliament despite objection

Rajya Sabha Chairman Hamid Ansari on Monday accepted Sachin Tendulkar`s leave request for rest of the session. Tendulkar hasn`t attended single session this year.

Wretched form in England exposes India`s batting woes

Cheteshwar Pujara and Virat Kohli`s wretched form in England has again exposed India`s failure to fill the huge void left in the batting line-up when Rahul Dravid and Sachin Tendulkar retired.

Nominations of Sachin Tendulkar, Rekha to RS for political gains: AAP

AAP on Friday attacked Congress for nominating former cricketer Sachin Tendulkar and actress Rekha to Rajya Sabha, whose continuous absence from the House in this session has raised eyebrows, saying it was done for political gains which turned out to be futile.

Sports Ministry felicitates Glasgow Commonwealth Games medal winners

The Indian medals winners in the recently-concluded Commonwealth Games were today felicitated by the government in the presence of cricket icon Sachin Tendulkar for their impressive show in the multi-sport event at a star-studded function here.

CWG: Sachin Tendulkar praises women and differently-abled athletes

Differently-abled and women athletes, especially from the rural areas, Friday drew special praise from cricket icon Sachin Tendulkar as he advised Indian sportspersons to follow their dreams with a single-minded devotion.

Tendulkar breaks silence, says brother`s bypass surgery led to his absence from Parliament

Reacting to the controversy over his low attendance in Parliament, Sachin Tendulkar on Friday said that the bypass surgery on his brother Ajit led to his absence from the Rajya Sabha.

Sachin Tendulkar attends SAI felicitation function amidst controversy

Even as a controversy raged in the Rajya Sabha over his low attendance, batting great Sachin Tendulkar today attended a function at Vigyan Bhawan here to give away awards to the medal winners of the recent Commonwealth Games in Glasgow.

Rajya Sabha Chairman gives clean chit to Tendulkar, Rekha over regular absence from Parliament

Rajya Sabha Chairman Hamid Ansari on Friday gave a clean chit to legendary cricketer Sachin Tendulkar and former Bollywood actress Rekha over their regular absence from the Parliament.

MP Sachin Tendulkar yet to attend a session in Parliament this year

Sachin Tendulkar, despite his God-like status in India, thanks to his exploits in cricketing fields, is yet to mark his attendance in Parliament this year.

MS Dhoni believes it`s `just a matter of time` before Virat Kohli puts in match-winning show

Indian captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni is reportedly of the opinion that it is only a matter of time before the English audience sees batsman Virat Kohli put in a match-winning show.

I learnt a lot observing Laxman, says Ajinkya Rahane

Having quietly cemented his place as India`s middle-order mainstay, Ajinkya Rahane on Tuesday said he has gained a lot from borrowing a trick or two from stylish Hyderabad batsman VVS Laxman.

Kabaddi brings Aamir, Shah Rukh together

Superstars Aamir Khan and Shah Rukh Khan were seen on the same platform here to support Indian sport kabaddi.

Sachin Tendulkar bats for Pro-Kabaddi league

Batting legend Sachin Tendulkar today pledged his support to Kabaddi and said he was amazed to see the agility and speed of the players on the inaugural day of the Kabbadi league.

Sachin Tendulkar goes down memrory lane, remembers Dungarpur

Batting legend Sachin Tendulkar today fondly remembered former BCCI President Raj Singh Dungarpur`s big role in shaping up his cricket career.