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Life, Fatality and Online dating Website Right now there have also been a handful of robberies plus approaches reportedly linked to Lots of Seafood users interacting with up with owners associated with fake profiles. These kinds of a lack of safety features happens to be a specifically concern crack in the pipes to find users who have experienced purposefully set their particular profiles to personal after the website restricted selfies [...]

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Boxer Manoj Kumar, who was earlier denied the Arjuna Award by the Kapil Dev-led committee, will finally receive the honour after the sports ministry gives the greenlight. The 2010 Commonwealth Games gold medalist had challenged the Kapil Dev-led award committee’s decision in Delhi High Court. The, represented by, informed Justice Vibhu Bakhru that Kumar was initially not considered for the award by the committee as they mistakenly believed that he [...]

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The Government has approved the Indian contingent for the Asian Games-2014. Shri Sarbananda Sonowal, Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Skill Development, Entrepreneurship and Youth Affairs & Sports took the decision regarding the Indian contingent in consultation with the Prime Minister. The total number of participants shall be 679 including 516 athletes and 163 Coaches and Support Staff. (This is against a list of  total 942 participants including 662 athletes [...]

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The Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Youth Affairs & Sports Shri Jitendra Singh has said that primary responsibility for promotion and development of sports including in schools and colleges is that of States, as ‘Sports’ is a State subject.  However, the Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports and the Sports Authority of India supplements the efforts of the States. In a written reply in the Rajya Sabha today Shri Jitendra [...]

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Indian Women beat England to win their first medal across all world cups after a gap of 33 years. India beat England 3-2 via penalty shootout after the regulation time of 70 minutes ended at 1-1. 18-year-old Rani scored India’s only goal in the regulation time and then scored twice in the penalty shoot-out to give India a historical victory. India had defeated the top teams in the competition and [...]

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The Union sports ministry has chosen hockey wizard Dhyan Chand over Sachin Tendulkar as its nominee for the Bharat Ratna. In a meeting on Wednesday, names of both superstars were discussed before Dhyan Chand, who sparked India’s unmatched gold rush at the Olympics, emerged as the ministry’s choice. The ministry had weighed representations from supporters of both the greats but decided on the hockey legend, rationalising that an active sportsperson [...]

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Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Youth Affairs & Sports Shri Jitendra Singh has approved financial assistance of Rs. 60,500 (Rupees sixty thousand five hundred) from National Welfare Fund for Sportspersons to Ms. Shanthi Sondarajan, former athlete, who had won a silver medal in Asian Games 2006 at Doha, which was later withdrawn, as she was not found eligible to compete in female category because of female hyperandrogenism. Recently, reports [...]

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It’s commonly said that sports are 90 percent mental and only 10 percent physical. A lack of focus can result in a missed three-point shot, nerves can cause a gymnast to fall out of her landing, and a momentary lapse in confidence can easily make the difference between gold and bronze. So it’s no surprise that some of the best professional athletes in the sports world are turning to meditation [...]

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Paralympic head coach Paula Dunn believes the British team’s performance at Saturday’s IPC Grand Prix final in Birmingham puts down a strong marker for next month’s World Championships. London gold medallists Jonnie Peacock and Hannah Cockroft were among the GB winners at Alexander Stadium. A 46-strong team will travel to Lyon for the event from 21-28 July. “There were some very strong performances and I feel confident going to Lyon,” [...]

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Hiking—specifically a good long walk outdoors—can do wonders for your creativity and boost your overall happiness with your work and your personal life. Now a recent study from researchers at the University of Kansas and University of Utah suggests that same contact with nature and the outdoors can boost creativity as well. The study was small, only about 56 individuals, all of whom were fit and averaging 28 years old, but [...]

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