- Prime Minister Narendra Modi recently hosted two events for the Olympians and Paralympians
- Athletes reportedly presented more than 15 items to him
- These items will be up for online auction and could fetch over Rs 10 crore
SC refuses to entertain plea for advancement of facilities for athletics, says there has to be individual drive
New Delhi, Sep 7 (PTI) The Supreme Court Tuesday refused to entertain a plea seeking directions for advancement of facilities for athletics as also availability of latest training ...
New Delhi, Sep 4 (PTI) Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Saturday felicitated Olympic medallist Mirabai Chanu here for bringing laurels to the country in weightlifting and exhorted her not to be ...
New Delhi, Sep 4 (PTI) Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Saturday felicitated Olympic champion Mirabai Chanu here for bringing laurels to the country in weightlifting.
- The PM had promised them to share ice cream with badminton champion PV Sindhu
- PM Modi hosted the Indian contingent for breakfast at his residence
- He also praised silver medallist Mirabai Chanu for rewarding truck drivers
New Delhi, Aug 13 (PTI) Star weightlifter Mirabai Chanu has observed a heightened interest in the power sport since her silver medal-winning feat at the Tokyo Olympics and expects more women to ...
- The weightlifter brought India Olympic glory by winning the only second Silver medal for the country at the Tokyo Games
- She was recently feted by Bollywood superstar Salman Khan and cricket legend Sachin Tendulkar
- India's medallists have seen their popularities soar after their Olympic heroics
- The athletes were welcomed by a Sports Authority of India delegation
- SAI DG Sandeep Pradhan was accompanied by the AFI's head Adille Sumariwala
- India had sent a 228-strong contingent for the Games, including 121 athletes
New Delhi, Aug 9 (PTI) India's Olympic medal-winners were accorded a grand welcome by the government in a dazzling felicitation ceremony here on Monday with sports minister Anurag Thakur saying ...