Indian Sports Minister(Search results - 10)
SportsAug 4, 2021, 10:00 AM IST
Tokyo Olympics: Sports Minister Anurag Thakur hails PV Sindhu as 'one of India's greatest Olympians'
Ace Indian shuttler PV Sindhu made the nation proud by winning the bronze medal at the Tokyo Olympics. Meanwhile, upon return, she was hailed by Sports Minister Anurag Thakur as 'one of India's greatest Olympians'.
SportsAug 3, 2021, 6:04 PM IST
Tokyo Paralympics: India's official theme song launched by Sports Minister Anurag Thakur
India is sending its largest-ever contingent to the Tokyo Paralympics, as Union Sports Minister Anurag Thakur has launched the official theme song of the competition for the nation.
SportsJul 9, 2021, 4:41 PM IST
Watch Tokyo Olympics theme song for India sung by Mohit Chauhan
The Tokyo Olympics is nearly set and would get underway from July 23, while more than 120 Indian athletes are expected to participate in the global event. Meanwhile, the theme song for the Indian contingent has been released, sung by Mohit Chauhan.
SportsJul 8, 2021, 7:56 PM IST
Kiren Rijiju asserts India would continue its journey towards becoming great sports nation
The journey of Union Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju has come to an end, as he has been promoted as the Minister of Law and Justice. Having served as the Sports Minister for two years, he believes that there would be no stopping India's journey as a great sports nation.
SportsJun 27, 2021, 5:26 PM IST
Tokyo Olympics: Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju reveals India's primary target during the Games
The Tokyo Olympics is set to get underway in less than a month, while the Indian contingent will happen to be over 120 athletes strong. However, what would be India's primary target during the Games? Here's what Union Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju said.
SportsJun 27, 2021, 4:16 PM IST
Tokyo Olympics: After Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju, PM Narendra Modi urges nation to support Indian athletes
The Indian contingent would be travelling to Tokyo for the upcoming Olympic Games. Ahead of what is expected to be India's best-ever outing, Prime Minister Narendra Modi has urged his citizens to support the athletes with all their heart.
SportsJun 26, 2021, 6:33 PM IST
Tokyo Olympics: TN CM to award ₹3 crore to gold medalists, Rijiju urges cricketers-like support for athletes
The 2020 Tokyo Olympics is all set to be played between July 23 and August 8, while the Indian Sports Minister has demanded cricketers-like support for the athletes from the fans. Meanwhile, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister will be rewarding the goal-medalists ₹3 crore.
SportsJun 23, 2021, 6:17 PM IST
Tokyo Olympics: Kiren Rijiju says India won't accept any decision affecting athletes adversely
The Indian contingent is preparing itself to travel to Tokyo for the upcoming Olympic Games. While the Indian Olympic Association is working on providing all the support to the Indian athletes, it is unhappy with some decisions regarding by the organisers.
SportsMay 21, 2021, 5:25 PM IST
Sports Ministry grants ₹20.67 crore for Haryana to host Khelo India Youth Games 2021
The upcoming edition of the Khelo India Youth Games would be held in November, the fourth edition of the Indian sporting event. It was last held in 2020, in Guwahati, Assam, with Maharashtra being the best performer.
CRICKETMay 24, 2020, 3:33 PM IST
Fate of IPL lies in hands of Indian government, not BCCI
India sports minister Kiren Rijiju said that the cash-rich IPL would go ahead only if the Indian government thinks there is no risk to public health