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Notice to Hindu College over sports, extra-curricular quota

Last Updated: Tuesday, July 29, 2014, 01:16

The Delhi High Court Monday issued notice to Hindu College on a plea by an admission seeker against scrapping of the five percent quota for admission to undergraduate courses for sportspersons and for extra-curricular activities (ECA).

Scrapping of quota; HC seeks response from DU`s Hindu College

Last Updated: Monday, July 28, 2014, 19:29

The Delhi High Court sought a response from the Hindu College on scrapping of 5% quota in admissions in undergraduate courses for candidates under the category of excellence in sports and other extra-curricular activities.

India schedule on Day 4 at 2014 Commonwealth Games

India schedule on Day 4 at 2014 Commonwealth Games

Last Updated: Sunday, July 27, 2014, 13:07

Day 4 of the 2014 Glasgow Commonwealth Games has 24 gold medals to win with athletics competitions commencing. After a productive day 3, India will continue the medal hunt in events as varied as badminton, shooting, table tennis and weightlifting.

India schedule on Day 3 at 2014 Commonwealth Games

Last Updated: Saturday, July 26, 2014, 13:28

Day 3 of the 2014 Glasgow Commonwealth Games will feature 15 sports with events with 30 gold medals at stake. Indian athletes will feature in nine sports – badminton, boxing, cycling, hockey, judo, lawn bowls, shooting, table tennis and weightlifting.

Sahara Force India happy to retain drivers, says Vijay Mallya

Last Updated: Saturday, July 26, 2014, 11:04

Force India are happy with their current pairing of Nico Hulkenberg and Sergio Perez and see no need to replace either driver next season, the Formula One team`s owner Vijay Mallya said on Friday.

Rahul Dravid, Abhinav Bindra and Gopichand to select Olympic medal hopes

Last Updated: Friday, July 25, 2014, 13:37

With an aim to increase India`s medal tally in 2016 and 2020 Olympics, the Sports Ministry has decided to start a "Target Mission Olympic Podium Scheme" and an elite athletes identification committee, which will include sporting greats Rahul Dravid and Abhinav Bindra among others.

Lil Wayne starting sports management company?

Last Updated: Friday, July 25, 2014, 10:49

Rapper Lil Wayne is reportedly getting ready to launch his own sports management company and Portuguese soccer star Cristiano Ronaldo is said to be the first client on the roster.

2014 Commonwealth Games: Three Indian judokas win their opening bouts in Glasgow

Last Updated: Thursday, July 24, 2014, 20:04

Three of the four Indian Judokas on Thursday started with victories in their respective opening rounds at the 2014 Glasgow Commonwealth Games at the Scottish Exhibition and Conference Centre (SECC) Precinct.

India watch at 2014 Commonwealth Games on Thursday

Last Updated: Thursday, July 24, 2014, 13:11

Detailed schedule of India specific events on Day 2 at the 2014 Glasgow Commonwealth Games.

Glitzy opening ceremony kicks off Glasgow Commonwealth Games

Last Updated: Thursday, July 24, 2014, 09:47

Scotland rolled out a spectacular opening ceremony on Wednesday with dazzling and colourful display of their unique culture and heritage on a breathtaking night, which also had some Indian flavour to set the stage for the 20th Commonwealth Games here.

Can India better its 2010 performance at 2014 Commonwealth Games?

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 16:38

Can India better it`s 2010 performance at the 2014 Commonwealth Games? This is the question everyone is asking ahead of the Glasgow opening ceremony. In the previous edition of the Games, held in Delhi, India won a record 101 medals. The unprecendented medal haul helped the host nation to finish second behind Australia in the medals tally.

Glasgow Commonwealth Games: Welcoming everyone with Rainbow Flag

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 14:39

It’s in this spirit that the Glasgow City councilors have agreed to allow the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) rainbow flag to be flown at City Chambers prior to the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games.