India performing well at Asian Games, says Sports Minister
India performing well at Asian Games, says Sports Minister

Union Sports Minister Sarbananda Sonowal on Saturday said that the Indian contingent was performing well in the ongoing Incheon Asian Games and hoped the athletes would win more medals for the country in the days to come.

Sports minister happy with IOA`s constitution amendment

Union Sports Minister Jitendra Singh on Monday expressed satisfaction over IOA` decision to bar charge-framed individuals from contesting its elections by bringing in a constitutional amendment.

Maken calls WSH the best-ever tournament held in India

Union Sports Minister Ajay Maken, who was here to watch the final of the World Series Hockey, on Monday gave a thumbs-up to the tournament and called it the best- ever sporting event to be organised in India.

Ministry uneasy with idea of Kalmadi back as IOA chief: Maken

The Union Sports Minister Ajay Maken said that although he would try not to get too intrusive, he is uncomfortable with the idea of Suresh Kalmadi returning as the President of Indian Olympic Association.

Maken inaugurates work on synthetic track at Usha`s school

Ending a nine-year long wait, work on the Rs five crore synthetic track at former sprint queen P T Usha`s academy here was on Saturday inaugurated by Union Sports Minister Ajay Maken.

Will support building infrastructure for national games: Maken

Ahead of the 36th National Games to be held in Goa, Union Sports Minister Ajay Maken on Saturday said all possible support would be extended to build infrastructure in the coastal state.