Suresh Kalmadi has been arrested by the CBI for irregularities in a Commonwealth Games corruption case. But the Opposition claims he is just a small fry and there are more powerful people involved in the scam
01:30 PM, Apr 25, 2011
The Group of Ministers on the Commonwealth Games has finalised Oscar winner AR Rahman's Swagatham as the theme song for the mega event. The song was launched by Rahman and the chairman of the organising committee Suresh Kalmadi.
12:16 PM, Sep 02, 2010
The preparation for the Commonwealth Games has been hit by accusations of financial irregularities with all eyes trained on Commonwealth Games Organising Committee Chairman Suresh Kalmadi. In Parliament, a united Opposition has asked the Government to come clean on the mess and also demanded a CBI probe. Should the Government initiate a CBI probe into corruption row accompanying the Games preparation?
01:03 PM, Aug 07, 2010
Former Union Sports Minister Mani Shankar Aiyar took on Commonwealth Games Federation Chairman Suresh Kalmadi with his comment that he'd would be unhappy if the Commonwealth Games were successful. Aiyar, a Congress MP from Rajya Sabha, said that the funds spent for the October 3-14 Games could have been utilised for ensuring a better sporting future for Indian youth by providing them sports training. Do you think the spat between the two will affect the Games?
04:55 PM, Jul 27, 2010