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India at Rio 2016 Olympics


Narsingh Yadav ingested drug as a tablet

August 23, 2016 1:50 am

Narsingh Yadav, according to Court of Arbitration of Sport (CAS) ad-hoc hearing panel, intentionally took the drug in tablet form.

For Telangana govt, coach Pullela Gopichand is good, but not good enough

August 23, 2016 1:27 am

Sindhu and her coach P Gopichand were given a rousing reception today morning, met Telangana CM K Chandrasekhara Rao in the evening.

Rio delivers memorable, uniquely South American Games

August 23, 2016 1:17 am

Despite political uncertainty and recession, Brazil and Rio de Janeiro managed to deliver a memorable, uniquely South American Games.

OP Jaisha runs marathon without water, energy drinks as Indian officials go missing

August 22, 2016 7:28 pm

OP Jaisha said that she got no response from the officials when she tried to get a clarification on the issue.

India's tale of so close, yet so far at Rio 2016 Olympics

August 22, 2016 6:02 pm

After India's bittersweet ending at the Rio 2016 Olympics, we see which athletes came close to big podium finishes but missed by a whisker.

Rio Olympics 2016: Five times when sports officials 'embarassed' Indian sportspersons

August 22, 2016 5:06 pm

The biggest sporting event in the world turned out to be a bitter sweet one for India.

We need to start preparing for 2020 Tokyo from now: Vijay Goel

August 22, 2016 4:33 pm

Sports Minister Vijay Goel emphasised on the need of starting work from today for Tokyo 2020 if India are to improve on the two medals tally.

Sachin Tendulkar to present BMW car to PV Sindhu

August 22, 2016 2:38 pm

The BMW car is being sponsored by Tendulkar's close friend and president of Hyderabad Badminton Association of India V Chamundeswaranath.

Will give PV Sindhu proper coaching so she can get gold medal next time, says Telangana Deputy CM in gaffe

August 22, 2016 1:43 pm

Telangana Deputy Chief Minister made an embarrassing mistake during a TV interview where he proposed better coaching for PV Sindhu.

PV Sindhu, Pullela Gopichand felicitated on return to India

August 22, 2016 10:49 am

PV Sindhu returns to India amid roaring reception at the Hyderabad Airport and an open top bus celebrations.


PV Sindhu storms into final, one win away from historic gold medal at Rio 2016 Olympics

August 18, 2016 10:39 pm

PV Sindhu came out all cylinders blazing after the change of sides and reeled off 11 straight points.