Former Olympic halfpipe champion Maddie Bowman calls time on career

On the World Cup circuit, Bowman earned nine podiums, five of which were victories. 

Jan 21, 2020, 17:20 PM IST

After Manikarnika's success, Kangana Ranaut enjoys skiing in the breathtaking Alps—Watch

Isn't this truly an innovative way to soak in the success of a film.

Jan 31, 2019, 10:10 AM IST

Winter Olympics: Canadian athlete charged with stealing car, says South Korean police

Canadian skier David Duncan was arrested on charges of stealing a car in South Korea, where he was competing at the Winter Olympics, Canadian media reported on Saturday.

Feb 24, 2018, 20:17 PM IST

Aanchal Thakur hopes her skiing medal ends government apathy towards winter sports

Aanchal Thakur has just one wish after becoming the first Indian to win an international medal in skiing - an end to the government's apathetic attitude towards winter sports.

Jan 10, 2018, 16:42 PM IST

In Aanchal Thakur, India gets its first ever international skiing medalist

The 21-year-old from a small village in Manali won a bronze medal in the slalom category at the Alpine Ejder 3200 Cup in Turkey.

Jan 10, 2018, 13:56 PM IST

Aanchal Thakur wins first international medal in skiing for India; PM Narendra Modi congratulates

Aanchal Thakur clinched bronze in the coveted Alpine Ejder 3200 Cup organised by the Federation Internationale de Ski (FIS) skiing's international governing body at the Palandoken Ski Centre in Erzurum in Turkey.

Jan 10, 2018, 11:44 AM IST

Second death in Canada during skiing this year, 17-year-old German dies after crash

A German teenager died in a Calgary hospital on Wednesday, one day after being seriously injured during a downhill training run in Lake Louise, Canada.

Dec 07, 2017, 10:04 AM IST

Jacqueline Fernandez floats, calls Sidharth Malhotra for help – Watch video

Jacqueline Fernandez took to Instagram to post a video which shows her floating in the waters of Miami.  

Jun 13, 2016, 10:56 AM IST

Formula One: Michael Schumacher`s manager avoids giving detailed updates

Kehm says every sentence is a catalyst for new inquiries.

Mar 12, 2016, 20:36 PM IST

News about Michael Schumacher "not good", says former Ferrari boss

Michael Schumacher's spokesperson has declined to respond to Montezemolo's comments.

Feb 04, 2016, 22:31 PM IST

France and Austria voted best ski destinations in Europe: survey

The ranking is nearly evenly split between Austria and France, with Austria taking up half the list, and France four of the top 10 spots.

Nov 25, 2015, 16:04 PM IST

British boy killed in French Alps `was skiing with family`

A seven-year-old British boy who died when he fell off a cliff after straying off piste in the French Alps had been skiing with his family, and not on his own as previously thought.

Apr 13, 2015, 00:06 AM IST

Seven-year-old British boy killed in French Alps skiing accident

A seven-year-old British boy died when he fell from a cliff after straying off piste in the French Alps, emergency services said Saturday.

Apr 11, 2015, 22:31 PM IST

British boy, 7, killed in French Alps skiing accident

A seven-year-old British boy died when he skied over a cliff after straying off piste in the French Alps, emergency services said on Saturday.

Apr 11, 2015, 14:53 PM IST

Snow joke as daring Southampton hit the icy pistes

Premier League clubs usually use fixture-free weeks as an opportunity to escape the English winter and visit warmer climes but Southampton have taken a novel approach by heading to the Swiss Alps.

Mar 06, 2015, 22:42 PM IST

Global recession melts Himachal's helicopter skiing business

The global financial meltdown and uncertainty has severely hit the heliskiing industry in this picturesque tourist resort in Himachal Pradesh, known for powder skiing. This winter, a majority of skiers from Europe and Russia cancelled their bookings.

Feb 25, 2015, 16:09 PM IST

Three Italians killed, two hurt in Swiss Alps avalanche: Police

Three Italians were killed and two were injured when they were hit by an avalanche while skiing in an area known as "Death Valley" in the Swiss Alps on Saturday, police said.

Feb 22, 2015, 06:28 AM IST

Beijing area has enough snow for Winter Games: China official

Snow levels in mountains near Beijing will be sufficient for the 2022 Olympic Winter Games if China`s capital wins the right to host the sporting event, an official of the country`s bid committee said on Friday.

Jan 16, 2015, 17:57 PM IST

Love skiing? Visit best destinations

If you are an adventure junkie and snow excites you, how about planning a trip to the world's best skiing destinations? Try gliding on snow at locations like Aspen, Colorado in the US to Fernie in Canada.

Jan 07, 2015, 18:04 PM IST

Avalanche in Italian Alps kills 1 skier, injures another

Rescuers say an avalanche in the Italian Alps set off a chain of smaller avalanches that have killed one skier and injured another.

Jan 07, 2015, 04:41 AM IST