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  • Full blown revolt in Boxing India ahead of executive committee meet 3 days ago

    New Delhi: Indian boxing could be thrown into turmoil with speculation rife that the sport's governing body, Boxing India, is on the verge of disintegration and its President Sandeep Jajodia might even resign at its Executive Committee meeting on Thursday. Boxing India, which has been fighting to get recognition from the...
  • Leaders close to Rahul Gandhi seeks action against Sandeep Dikshit: sources 3 days ago

    New Delhi: The rift in the Congress party is out in the open now as some leaders close to party Vice President Rahul Gandhi have sought action against senior leader Sandeep Dikshit, sources said on Wednesday. Sources added that Rahul aides have asked Congress disciplinary panel chief AK Antony to take...
  • Three Indian race walkers qualify for Rio Olympics 6 days ago

    New Delhi: Three Indian race walkers, Khushbir Kaur, Manish Rawat and Sandeep Kumar on Sunday qualified for next year's Rio Olympics after creditable performances in the IAAF Race Walking Challenge at Rio Maior in Portugal. National women's 20km walk record holder Khushbir Kaur clocked 1:33:58, better than Rio 2016 qualification time...
  • IPL 8: Intention is to attack and take wickets, says KXIP's Sandeep Sharma 6 days ago

    Pune: Kings XI Punjab (KXIP) medium-pacer Sandeep Sharma has said that Twenty20 is a format which is harsh on the bowlers and the intention should be to always attack and try to pick up wickets. Sandeep finished with excellent figures of 4-1-25-4 with an economy rate of 6.25 in an Indian...
  • Leadership change at this juncture will delay party revival: Sandeep Dikshit April 16, 2015

    New Delhi: Former Congress MP Sandeep Dikshit on Thursday stuck to his stand of backing Sonia Gandhi as the top party leader insisting that a change at this juncture could bring "friction" and delay the revival of an "electorally weakened party". Hailing the leadership of Sonia Gandhi, he also downpalyed the...
  • Sandeep Sharma: Kings XI Punjab's rising star April 15, 2015

    Kings XI Punjab pacer Sandeep Sharma told CNN-IBN that he is happy with his performance in the IPL 8 so far and wants Punjab to continue good run. ...
  • IPL 2015: Royal Challengers Bangalore will miss Yuvraj, says Sandeep Warrier April 13, 2015

    Though he didn't get a game in the last two seasons, the Royal Challengers Bangalore medium pacer Sandeep Warrier is confident of sharing the bowling attack with his seniors Ashok Dinda and Varun Aaron this time but feels the team will miss the services of allrounder Yuvraj Singh. Warrier, a promising...
  • Sonia Gandhi needed at helm in Congress more than ever: Sandeep Dikshit April 5, 2015

    New Delhi: Amid talk that Rahul Gandhi could soon become Congress president, party spokesperson Sandeep Dikshit on Sunday said Sonia Gandhi is the "leader" for "99 per cent of" partymen and she is needed at the helm at this time more than ever in the past. "For 97 to 99 per...
  • POPSUGAR host Lindsay Miller wears Indian designer duo Abu Jani and Sandeep Khosla's outfit at the Oscars 2015 February 25, 2015

    The blonde beauty oozed glamour on the Red Carpet at the 87th Annual Academy Awards dressed in a black art deco gown lavishly embellished with mirror work designed by Abu Jani and Sandeep Khosla. ...
  • 'AAP' Ki Sarkar: 'Giant killer' Sandeep Kumar gets ministerial berth February 14, 2015

    New Delhi: A lawyer by profession, Sandeep Kumar won by one of the biggest margins in the Delhi elections and has been rewarded with a ministerial berth for working to help the party expand its base at the grass-root level. 34-year-old Kumar had defeated four-time MLA from Sultanpur Majra, Jai Kishen,...
  • AAP chief Arvind Kejriwal to take oath as Delhi CM at Ramlila Maidan today February 14, 2015

    New Delhi: Aam Aadmi Party national convener Arvind Kejriwal will be sworn in as Delhi chief minister on Saturday at Ramlila Maidan in the national capital. He is set to take oath as chief minister along with six other party leaders appointed as Cabinet ministers. Manish Sisodia, Asim Ahmed Khan, Sandeep...
  • Punjab Warriors face Ranchi Rays in HIL February 9, 2015

    Ranchi: Jaypee Punjab Warriors, who have already booked their semi-final berth, will face Ranchi Rays in the Hockey India League (HIL) here on Tuesday. The match will be a contest between the top two teams of the league so far. Warriors lead the table with 28 points whereas Rays are second...
  • Ranji Trophy, Rd 9, Group B, Day 3: Manan's five-for helps Delhi beat Punjab February 8, 2015

    Patiala: Manan Sharma returned with a five-wicket haul as Delhi pulled off a dramatic 90-run win over Punjab following two stunning batting collapses on the third day of their Ranji Trophy Group B match on Sunday. Openers Unmukt Chand (56) and Gautam Gambhir (67) began the day for Delhi at 48...
  • Congress lost perception battle in Delhi polls due to confused leadership: PC Chacko February 8, 2015

    New Delhi: Senior Congress leaders PC Chacko and Sandeep Dikshit held the confused leadership responsible for the party's dismal performance in the Delhi Assembly election as projected by the exit polls. According to the exit polls for Delhi Assembly election have predicted that the fight is between the Aam Aadmi...
  • HIL: Sandeep Singh scores thrice as Punjab Warriors drub Delhi Waveriders 7-0 February 7, 2015

    Mohali: Drag flicker Sandeep Singh struck thrice as title contender Jaypee Punjab Warriors blanked Delhi Waveriders 7-0 in a Hockey India League match on Saturday. In the first quarter of the match, table-toppers Punjab Warriors kept the visitors busy with their continuous attacks, enjoying more ball possession. In the 10th minute, Punjab...
  • National Games: Another golden double for Vijay, Sejwal ends with four gold February 7, 2015

    Thiruvananthapuram: Ace pistol shooter Vijay Kumar notched up a golden double for the second time to end his campaign with a rich haul of five gold medals, while Asian Games bronze-winning swimmer Sandeep Sejwal signed off with four yellow metals on day seven of the 35th National Games here on...
  • Came to National Games as prize money too hard to ignore: Sandeep Sejwal February 1, 2015

    Thiruvananthapuram: Among the small bunch of India's international medallists who chose to participate in the National Games despite the event falling in off season, Asian Games bronze-medallist Sandeep Sejwal said on Sunday that the prize money on offer for every gold won here is just too tempting to ignore. Sejwal, only...
  • Punjab Warriors beat Uttar Pradesh Wizards 3-2 in HIL January 26, 2015

    Punjab Warriors registered their second victory in this year's Hero Hockey India League (HIL), beating Uttar Pradesh Wizards 3-2 on Monday. Warriors got their goals from Varun Kumar (12th minute), SV Sunil (27th) and Sandeep Singh (42nd), while Wizards skipper VR Raghunath converted two penalty corners in the seventh and 53rd...
  • Yuvraj or no Yuvraj, it's time to back Team India's World Cup defence January 7, 2015

    India's World Cup squad announcement turned into 'Campaign Yuvraj' 48 hours before the selection meeting, with emotional fans shouting their lungs off for his return and the media hinging that unlikely comeback on Ravindra Jadeja's injury and Yuvi's hat-trick of first-class centuries for Punjab in the Ranji Trophy. But Sandeep...
  • BCCI lets down scribes after inviting Sandeep Patil to attend presser January 6, 2015

    Mumbai: Expectations that Sandeep Patil would address the media persons for the first time after taking over as chairman of the national cricket selection panel more than two years ago were dashed as he hardly uttered a word when the 2015 World Cup squad was announced here on Tuesday. The expectations...
  • Boxing India gets clearance from sports ministry January 2, 2015

    New Delhi: Boxing India (BI) has been cleared by the Union sports ministry as the new governing body for the sport, BI said on Friday. "Boxing India (BI), a recognised member of the International Boxing Association (AIBA) receives clearance of the name "Boxing India" by Ministry of Youth Affairs & Sports...
  • Sandeep Singh all gung-ho for 2015 Hockey India League December 18, 2014

    New Delhi: Still smarting from his side Punjab Warriors' loss in the summit clash of the Hockey India League (HIL) last year, veteran penalty corner specialist Sandeep Singh Thursday promised to come out all guns blazing in the third edition of the league starting Jan 22, next year. Sandeep scored 11...
  • Sarjubala, Saweety enter women's World boxing semis November 21, 2014

    South Korea: Indian boxers Shamjetsabam Sarjubala and Saweety reached the semi-finals of the Women's World Championships on Friday. Sarjubala started the proceedings with a dominating 3:0 win over Suguro Aldriani of Indonesia in the 48 kg quarter-final. Saweety followed it up with a 2:1 win over Marsic Anamarija of Croatia in...
  • Punjab secure place in knockout stage of Vijay Hazare trophy November 14, 2014

    Bilaspur: Punjab on Friday sealed a berth in the knockout stage of Vijay Hazare Trophy after scoring a comfortable three-wicket victory over host Himachal Pradesh in their final North Zone group match. Opener Amitoze Singh (50) scored a half-century while Gurkeerat Singh missed out his fifty by just one run as...
  • AIBA approves Boxing India as permanent member November 14, 2014

    New Delhi: The International Boxing Association (AIBA) on Friday approved Boxing India (BI) as a permanent member of the world body during the quadrennial Congress being held in Jeju, South Korea. "We are extremely delighted to be unanimously accepted as the permanent member of AIBA, at the ongoing AIBA quadrennial Congress...
  • KL Rahul expected in Indian Test squad for Australia November 3, 2014

    Mumbai: Karnataka's in-form young opener KL Rahul has staked a strong claim for inclusion in India's Test squad to Australia which is to be picked here on Tuesday by the five-man selection committee headed by Sandeep Patil. The two centuries (185 and 130) he hit for South Zone, albeit in a...
  • P Chidambaram said only names facing prosecution could be named, says Sandeep Dikshit October 29, 2014

    In an interview with CNN-IBN, Congress leader Sandeep Dikshit said that the Congress did not sit on the list since 2011. "P Chidambaram said only names facing prosecution could be named. We are not attacking BJP for following due process of law," said Chidambaram. ...