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Delhi Half Marathon: Srinu Bugatha wins gold in Indian elite men's category

Indian athlete Srinu Bugatha came first at the 15th Airtel Delhi Half Marathon in the Indian elite men`s category here on Sunday.

Oct 20, 2019, 17:32 PM IST

Women's World Boxing Championship: Kiren Rijiju felicitates medal winner

Union Minister for Youth Affairs and Sports Kiren Rijiju on Saturday felicitated all the boxers who made the country proud by bagging medals at the recently-concluded Women's World Boxing Championships in Ulan-Ude, Russia.

Oct 19, 2019, 18:02 PM IST

Mary Kom caught in Olympic qualification row in India

The 36-year-old competition for Tokyo 2020 by the Boxing Federation of India (BFI).

Oct 18, 2019, 17:03 PM IST

Fit India plog run on Gandhi Jayanti : In conversation with Kiren Rijiju

On the occasion of Gandhi Janati, In keeping with the current push for environmentalism, Delhi Police organised 'Plog Run'

Oct 02, 2019, 13:48 PM IST

World Wrestling Championships: Kiren Rijiju announces cash reward for medal winners

Vinesh Phogat, Bajrang Punia, Ravi Kumar and Rahul Aware were the four wrestlers who ended up with the bronze medals in the prestigious competition. 

Sep 24, 2019, 20:23 PM IST

Kiren Rijiju urges Rajasthan government to give 'special emphasis' to Alwar mall suicide case

In August, a woman had committed suicide by jumping from the fourth floor of the mall. The incident was recorded on CCTV. The woman used to stay in Bhiwadi with her husband. 

Sep 20, 2019, 07:11 AM IST

Olympic gold medallist Nadia Comaneci, first gymnast to score perfect 10, reacts to Indian kids performing gymnastic in viral video

A video of two Indian school children performing gymnastic on a street has caught the attention of many on social media, including retired world-class Romanian gymnast Nadia Comaneci. 

Aug 31, 2019, 11:57 AM IST

PM Modi to launch Fit India Movement on August 29; Rijiju urges all to participate

Kiren Rijiju urged all citizens of the country to participate in the Fit India movement in large numbers, adding that “we will take a pledge on the day to stay fit”.

Aug 27, 2019, 09:13 AM IST

Dutee Chand granted Europe visa as preparation continues for Olympic qualification

Dutee is keen to qualify for the women`s 100m event at the 2020 Tokyo Games and said that her preparations are on in full swing for the same.

Aug 10, 2019, 18:13 PM IST

Ace Wrestler Sakshi Malik stands with shooters, says they bring a lot of medals

Sakshi (62kg) made it to the Indian squad after the trials in Lucknow on Sunday along with Seema Bisla (50kg), Vinesh Phogat (53kg), Sarita Mor (57kg), Divya Kakran (68kg) and Kiran Godara (76kg).

Jul 30, 2019, 16:28 PM IST

IOA chief writes to Kiren Rijiju proposing 2022 CWG boycott over shooting snub

It is the first time since 1970 that shooting won`t be seen at the Commonwealth Games and only the second since its first inclusion in 1966.

Jul 28, 2019, 09:36 AM IST

Will send good contingent for Tokyo Olympics next year: Kiren Rijiju

Rijiju also said that the government has taken several steps, like Khelo India programme, to identify rural talent in India.

Jul 25, 2019, 16:22 PM IST

Prolific Indian opener Smriti Mandhana turns 23

The left-hander won the Rachael Heyhoe Flint Award after being named as the Women`s Cricketer of the Year having scored 669 runs in 12 ODIs and 622 runs in 25 T20Is.

Jul 18, 2019, 15:56 PM IST

Watch: Former ministers Kiren Rijiju, Jitendra Singh take oath as cabinet ministers

Former Union Ministers Kiren Rijiju and Jitendra Singh took oath to office as a minister in Modi cabinet 2.0.

May 30, 2019, 21:40 PM IST

DNA: Non Stop News, 27th May 2019

This segment of DNA brings to you important stories of the day. Watch this video for more info.

May 28, 2019, 15:12 PM IST

DNA: Non Stop News, 27th May 2019

This segment of DNA brings to you important stories of the day. Watch this video for more info.

May 27, 2019, 22:12 PM IST

BJP wins both Lok Sabha seats in Arunachal Pradesh, Kiren Rijiju re-elected

In the Eastern Arunachal seat, which too witnessed a multi-cornered contest with five candidates in the fray, BJP state unit President Tapir Gao wrests the seat from Congress.

May 24, 2019, 19:29 PM IST

Akshay Kumar thanks Kiren Rijiju for support in citizenship row

Akshay, who started his journey in Bollywood in 1991 with "Saugandh", has established himself as one of the Hindi film industry's most bankable stars.

May 08, 2019, 21:06 PM IST

Kiren Rijiju visits injured DIG of Jammu and Kashmir Police in AIIMS

After visiting Kumar, a 2006 batch IPS officer, Rijiju said the brave officer is "out of danger now".

Feb 23, 2019, 22:30 PM IST

Arvind Kejriwal an anarchist: BJP slams Delhi CM for questioning Supreme Court

Valentine's Day brought no love for Arvind Kejriwal who was slammed by the Bhartiya Janata Party for questioning the Supreme Court ruling on control of services in Delhi.

Feb 14, 2019, 15:29 PM IST