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Udaipur Killing: Congress Alleges One Of Main Accused 'BJP Member'

Udaipur Killing: Congress Alleges One Of Main Accused 'BJP Member'

Addressing a press conference at the Congress headquarters here, party's media department head Pawan Khera said a very sensational disclosure has been made by a media group in connection with the Udaipur incident which pointed to the BJP links with Riyaz...

02 July 2022
Devendra Jhajharia, Venkatesh Prasad, L Sarita Devi Named In National Sports Awards Selection Committee

Devendra Jhajharia, Venkatesh Prasad, L Sarita Devi Named In National Sports Awards Selection Committee

This year's awards were delayed after the government decided to wait for India’s performance at both the Olympics and Paralympics in Tokyo

08 September 2021

National Sports Awards Function Delayed To Include Performers At Tokyo Paralympics

The Khel Ratna Award, the Arjuna Award, Dronacharya Award and the Dhyan Chand Award are given away each year by the country's president on August 29, the...

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20 August 2021

Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award Renamed After Dhyan Chand

Making the announcement, PM Narendra Modi said he had been getting many requests from citizens across India to name the Khel Ratna Award after Major Dhyan Chand

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01 July 2021
Badminton Association of India Nominates B Sai Praneeth For Khel Ratna With Kidambi Srikanth

Badminton Association of India Nominates B Sai Praneeth For Khel Ratna With Kidambi Srikanth

Praneeth won a bronze medal at the 2019 World Championship and is the only men's singles player to have qualified for the Tokyo Games


30 June 2021
National Sports Awards: Javelin Thrower Neeraj Chopra Nominated For Khel Ratna

National Sports Awards: Javelin Thrower Neeraj Chopra Nominated For Khel Ratna

Neeraj Chopra's nomination came after sprinter Dutee Chand was recommended for the same top award by the Odisha government


30 June 2021
National Sports Awards: Sunil Chhetri Nominated For Khel Ratna

National Sports Awards: Sunil Chhetri Nominated For Khel Ratna

Ngangom Bala Devi, who is currently playing for Rangers in the Scottish Women's Premier League, has been recommended for the coveted Arjuna Award


30 June 2021
National Sports Awards: TTFI Recommends Table Tennis Star Sharath Kamal For Khel Ratna

National Sports Awards: TTFI Recommends Table Tennis Star Sharath Kamal For Khel Ratna

Sharath Kamal, who is set to compete in his fourth Olympics, had become the first Indian paddler to get the Padma Shri in 2019


30 June 2021
National Sports Awards: NRAI Recommends Shooters Anjum Moudgil, Ankur Mittal For Khel Ratna

National Sports Awards: NRAI Recommends Shooters Anjum Moudgil, Ankur Mittal For Khel Ratna

For the Arjuna awards, the NRAI has recommended the Olympic-bound duo of Elavenil Valarivan and Abhishek Verma


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30 June 2021
National Sports Awards: BCCI To Recommend Mithali Raj, Ravi Ashwin For Khel Ratna - Report

National Sports Awards: BCCI To Recommend Mithali Raj, Ravi Ashwin For Khel Ratna - Report

For Arjuna Award, the BCCI is expected to send the names of senior batsman Shikhar Dhawan, who was ignored last year, K L Rahul and pacer Jasprit Bumrah


29 June 2021
Odisha Government Nominates Sprinter Dutee Chand For Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award

Odisha Government Nominates Sprinter Dutee Chand For Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award

Dutee clocked 11.7 seconds in 100m at the Indian Grand Prix 4 in Patiala last week, missing the automatic Olympic qualification time by 0.02 seconds


26 June 2021
Hockey India Nominates Goalkeeper PR Sreejesh, Deepika For Khel Ratna; Harmanpreet For Arjuna

Hockey India Nominates Goalkeeper PR Sreejesh, Deepika For Khel Ratna; Harmanpreet For Arjuna

Vice-captain of India's men's team Harmanpreet Singh and women's team members Vandana Katariya and Navjot Kaur have also been nominated for the Arjuna awards.


06 December 2020
Will Return Khel Ratna If Farm Laws Not Repealed: Boxer Vijender Singh

Will Return Khel Ratna If Farm Laws Not Repealed: Boxer Vijender Singh

Olympic winning boxer Vijender threatens to return sports award if the black laws are not withdrawn


29 August 2020
National Sports Awards : Kiren Rijiju Announces Increased Prize Money

National Sports Awards : Kiren Rijiju Announces Increased Prize Money

Kiren Rijiju made the announcement on the occasion of the 115th birth anniversary of hockey legend Dhyan Chand, which is celebrated as National Sports Day in...


28 August 2020
National Sports Awards 2020 Live Streaming: What Is It, When And Where To Watch, Winners List

National Sports Awards 2020 Live Streaming: What Is It, When And Where To Watch, Winners List

Here's how you can watch President Ram Nath Kovind honour India's chosen sports stars on the 2020 National Sports Day in a unique function


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27 August 2020
Three National Sports Award Winners Test Positive For COVID, Not To Attend Virtual Ceremony: SAI

Three National Sports Award Winners Test Positive For COVID, Not To Attend Virtual Ceremony: SAI

The SAI said that 65 of the 74 awardees will attend the first-ever virtual National Sports Awards from its centres across the country due to the pandemic


22 August 2020
'Khel Ratna' Rohit Sharma Thanks Fans For Their Unwavering Support - Watch

'Khel Ratna' Rohit Sharma Thanks Fans For Their Unwavering Support - Watch

Rohit Sharma is the fourth cricketer after Sachin Tendulkar, Mahendra Singh Dhoni and Virat Kohli to receive the prestigious Khel Ratna award


22 August 2020
BCCI Congratulates Rohit Sharma, Ishant, Deepti On Winning National Sports Awards

BCCI Congratulates Rohit Sharma, Ishant, Deepti On Winning National Sports Awards

Rohit Sharma, along with four others, will be conferred with the Khel Ratna on August 29 while Ishant Sharma and Deepti were among 27 who will be bestowed with...


21 August 2020
Rohit Sharma Among Five To Win Khel Ratna - Check Complete List Of National Sports Awards 2020 Winners

Rohit Sharma Among Five To Win Khel Ratna - Check Complete List Of National Sports Awards 2020 Winners

The Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports on Friday announced the list of winners for Khel Ratna, Arjuna Award and other national sports awards for 2020


18 August 2020
Rohit Sharma, Vinesh Phogat, Manika Batra, Mariappan Thangavelu Recommended For Khel Ratna Award

Rohit Sharma, Vinesh Phogat, Manika Batra, Mariappan Thangavelu Recommended For Khel Ratna Award

Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna: This is only the second time that four athletes have been recommended for the top sporting accolade


15 August 2020
National Sports Awards Winners To Be Selected Next Week

National Sports Awards Winners To Be Selected Next Week

The National Sports Awards include the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna award, the Arjuna award, Dronacharya award and the Dhyan Chand award, conferred every year by...


30 July 2020
Sports Awards Likely To Be Delayed, Waiting For Rashtrapati Bhavan Instructions: Ministry Official

Sports Awards Likely To Be Delayed, Waiting For Rashtrapati Bhavan Instructions: Ministry Official

The National Sports Awards include the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna, the Arjuna, Dronacharya and Dhyanchand honours, conferred every year by the President of India...


18 July 2020
Harbhajan Singh Reveals Why Punjab Government Withdrew His Khel Ratna Nomination

Harbhajan Singh Reveals Why Punjab Government Withdrew His Khel Ratna Nomination

Harbhajan Singh, who has 417 Test and 269 ODI wickets, is an Arjuna Awardee and was also conferred with Padma Shri


19 June 2020
BAI Recommends Kidambi Srikanth For Khel Ratna Award Following His Apology; Issues Notice To HS Prannoy

BAI Recommends Kidambi Srikanth For Khel Ratna Award Following His Apology; Issues Notice To HS Prannoy

Kidambi Srikanth and HS Prannoy had left the squad at Asian Badminton Championship in Manila in February, which put India's chances of winning the historic...


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