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Jallikattu protests: Not new for Tamils to stand united for something they believe in

January 23, 2017 5:16 pm

In Tamil Nadu, admiration or respect for something – whether it's a centuries-old cultural practice, a cinematic demigod, or a political icon – has always been accompanied by heightened emotions. Be it Jallikattu, the conflict over the Cauvery river, the unbounded reverence for Tamil superstar Rajnikanth

Rio 2016 Olympics medal winners to be considered for Khel Ratna, Arjuna

May 24, 2016 7:30 pm

Sports Ministry said the decision has been taken so that athletes need not wait for a year after their medal-winning performances at the Olympics.

Russia ran doping programme at Sochi Olympics: Report

May 13, 2016 1:15 am

According to the report, those involved included some of Russia's biggest stars of the 2014 Sochi Games.

Rio 2016 Olympics: Vinesh Phogat, Sakshi Malik create history, grab 2 Olympic spots in wrestling

April 27, 2016 1:29 pm

Here are the India sportspersons who have so far qualified for the Rio 2016 Games.

VIDEO: Louis Oosthuizen hits spectacular hole-in-one at Augusta Masters

April 11, 2016 4:20 pm

Louis Oosthuizen joined Shane Lowry and Davis Love III in the hole-in-one club at 16 on the back nine of the final round at Augusta.

File a PIL for this: MS Dhoni responds to ODI retirement query

January 23, 2016 7:41 pm

MS Dhoni was asked as to whether he has played his last 50 over match since India don't have any for a long time now.

My last desire is to see an Olympic gold in athletics: Milkha

July 14, 2012 4:53 pm

'Flying Sikh' is the only Indian man to win an individual athletics gold in the Commonwealth Games.

Hamilton wins Abu Dhabi GP after Vettel retirement

November 14, 2011 9:25 am

Vettel's Red Bull picked up a right rear puncture and spun off at Turn Two.

AITA tennis main draw matches from today

April 11, 2011 1:49 am

The final qualifying rounds for boys under-12 and boys under-14 of the AITA Talent Series tennis tournament for under-12 and under-14 boys and girls were organised at the mini stadium at Vijayant Khand,Lucknow on Sunday.

‘Still crave so much for Tests,doing well in whites’

April 09, 2011 1:11 am

Struggling for the most part of 2010,Yuvraj Singh didn't even seem like making the World Cup squad.

SPORT VIDEOS

Supreme Court stays Centre's notification allowing Jallikatu

January 12, 2016 12:01 pm

New Delhi, Jan12 (ANI): The Supreme Court on Tuesday stayed the Central Government's notification, which permitted the controversial sport 'Jallikattu' in Tamil Nadu. Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) leader MK Stalin after the order, said that ruling by the apex court on Jallikattu has to be suitably responded by the Central Government and only it can take a decision on it. Jallikattu is a bull taming sport played in Tamil Nadu as a part of Pongal celebrations on Mattu Pongal day.

'Jallikattu' should not be encouraged: Kiran Bedi

January 08, 2016 9:31 am

New Delhi, Jan 08 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Kiran Bedi on Friday said that a brutal sport like Jallikattu should not be encouraged in a civilized society. She stated that Supreme Court had previously banned the sport because of various reasons hence one should not go against it. She added that it was a very disturbing sport.

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