Boxer Dinesh Dagar eyes Olympic glory

New Delhi , Feb 3 Brash and confident after defeating several higher-rated opponents at the inaugural India Open boxing tournament, Dinesh Dagar now has just one goal -- winning gold at the Olympics and World Championships.

Jallikattu goes to Constitution Bench

New Delhi , Feb 2

The Supreme Court on Friday referred to a five-judge Constitution Bench the challenge to the Tamil Nadu law permitting the "Jallikattu" traditional bull-taming sport that is a part of the Pongal festivities.

U-19 WC: Sachin credits infrastructure for success

Kolkata , Feb 4

Former cricketer Sachin Tendulkar on Sunday credited the sports infrastructure in India for the success of the U-19 team in the World Cup, adding the boys in blue stood out from the rest of the competitors in their successful campaign at the mega youth event.

President, PM congratulate U-19 World Cup wining team

New Delhi , Feb 3

President Ram Nath Kovind, Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Saturday congratulated the Indian Cricket team after they defeated Australia by eight wickets to win the ICC U19 World Cup.

HC tells Kejriwal to conclude Jaitley's cross examination

New Delhi , Feb 2

The Delhi High Court on Friday directed Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal to conclude on February 12 cross examination of Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley, who has filed a defamation case against six Aam Aadmi Party leaders.

SAI's budget reduced by Rs 66 crore

New Delhi , Feb 1

The budget allocation of the Sports Authority of India (SAI) has been reduced by more than Rs 66 crore, as Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Thursday allocated Rs 2,196.35 crore to the ministry of youth affairs and sports for 2018-19 fiscal.