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Arun Jaitley is 'Kalmadi of BJP', says AAP's Ashutosh over DDCA 'scam'

Arun Jaitley is 'Kalmadi of BJP', says AAP's Ashutosh over DDCA 'scam'

There seems to be no end in sight to war of words between Arun Jaitley and Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leaders over alleged corruption in DDCA.

Indian athletics in 2015: Dutee's landmark case, Rio Olympics berths for 15 high points

Indian athletics in 2015: Dutee's landmark case, Rio Olympics berths for 15 high points

Indian athletics is yet to open its medal account in the Olympics but track and field contingent is set to be a sizeable one in the Rio Games next year with 15 having made the cut so far.

Court summons Ministry of Sports for files relating to CWG

Court summons Ministry of Sports for files relating to CWG

A special court conducting trial in the 2010 Commonwealth Games (CWG)-related corruption case in which Suresh Kalmadi and others are accused today directed Sports Ministry to produce some files pertaining to electronic scoring system used during the mega sporting event held here.

AFI chief Adille Sumariwalla elected IAAF Council member

Athletics Federation of India President Adille Sumariwalla was on Wednesday elected as one of the members of the prestigious Council of the IAAF, the global governing body of the sport, in its polls held here.

AFI chief Sumariwalla elected IAAF Council member

Athletics Federation of India President Adille Sumariwalla was on Wednesday elected as one of the members of the prestigious Council of the IAAF, the global governing body of the sport, in its polls held here.

Suresh Kalmadi conferred with Asian athletics top award

Suresh Kalmadi conferred with Asian athletics top award

Scam-tainted Suresh Kalmadi has been conferred with the Asian Athletics Association president's award for his contribution towards the development of athletics in the continent at the AAA Gala Dinner and award ceremony. 

Lalit Bhanot elected Asian Athletics Association vice-president

Lalit Bhanot elected Asian Athletics Association vice-president

Tainted former IOA Secretary General Lalit Bhanot on Monday has been elected as one of the five vice-presidents of Asian Athletics Association (AAA) in China for the continental body.

Suresh Kalmadi inducted as Asian Athletics Association Life President

Suresh Kalmadi inducted as Asian Athletics Association Life President

Tainted Indian sports administrator Suresh Kalmadi has been made Life President of the Asian Athletics Association for his "work in the development of athletics in the continent" during his 13-year tenure as the head of organisation from 2000.

Ex-CAG Vinod Rai slams Manmohan Singh, says his phone was tapped during UPA tenure

Ex-CAG Vinod Rai slams Manmohan Singh, says his phone was tapped during UPA tenure

Former Comptroller Auditor General Vinod Rai has attacked former prime minister Manmohan Singh over the 2G spectrum allocation, saying integrity is not just financial but intellectual and professional too and claimed that Congress leaders had sought to apply pressure on him to keep the PM's name out from the audit report brought out by his office.

'Pune Festival' enters 26th year

A lively performance depicting 'Ganesh Vandana' by noted actress Hema Malini and her daughter Esha marked the inauguration of Pune Festival, an annual cultural extravaganza as part of the ongoing Ganesh Chaturthi celebrations.

Day-to-day trial in CWG scam case as per SC verdict

The trial in a CWG related graft scam, in which Congress MP Suresh Kalmadi and nine others are facing prosecution, will be conducted on a day-to-day basis, a special court has said.

Ashok Chavan lucky to have got Lok Sabha ticket, says Kalmadi

Suresh Kalmadi, the sulking city Congress MP refused renomination by the party for the taint stuck to him in the CWG scam, on Thursday described former Maharashtra Chief Minister Ashok Chavan as a "lucky man" to have been made a candidate despite figuring in the row over the Adarsh Housing society scam.

Out of fray Kalmadi still casts shadow on Pune contest

After placating sitting MP Suresh Kalmadi who was sulking over denial of ticket, the Congress managers are confronted with a tough task of retaining the Pune Lok Sabha seat by overcoming the main challenge from a resurgent BJP in a quadrangular contest which is on cards.

Kalmadi announces `support` to Cong Pune LS poll nominee

Ending speculations about his possible candidature as an independent after being denied Congress ticket for Pune Lok Sabha seat, sitting MP Suresh Kalmadi, under cloud for his alleged involvement in the CWG scam, on Tuesday announced his "unconditional support" to official party candidate Vishwajeet Kadam.

Denied Congress ticket, Suresh Kalmadi to fight as Independent?

After being denied ticket by the party to contest the upcoming Lok Sabha polls, scam-tainted Congress leader Suresh Kalmadi is now mulling to fight as an Independent candidate this time, reports said on Friday.

Will decide future course of action tomorrow: Suresh Kalmadi

Suresh Kalmadi, refused a ticket by Congress, on Thursday night said that he will decide his future course of action after discussions with his supporters.

`O Teri` to have references of CWG scam?

Atul Agnihotri`s upcoming film `O Teri` is reportedly inspired by of Common Wealth Games scam.

Congress takes a new step to move beyond Kalmadi era in Pune

The Congress move to nominate Vishwajeet Kadam as its Lok Sabha candidate from Pune is being seen as a desperate attempt to bury a tainted past, represented by suspended sitting MP Suresh Kalmadi, an accused in the CWG scam.

Sibal, Pilot, Maken named in Congress’ third list; no ticket for scam-tainted Kalmadi

Congress on Tuesday released its third list of candidates for the upcoming General Elections with Union Minister Kapil Sibal getting the ticket from Chandni Chowk seat in Delhi.

Panel recommends action against Kalmadi over 2008 CYG

A legislative panel recommended criminal action against Congress` Suresh Kalmadi, who headed 2008 Pune Commonwealth Youth Games (CYG) organising committee, for alleged misappropriation of funds.