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Good news for athletes! Sports Budget hiked by 258 cr

Good news for athletes! Sports Budget hiked by 258 cr

'Khelo India' received the maximum financial assistance IMAGE:  Prime Minister Narendra Modi at the inauguration of the first edition of Khelo India School Games. Photograph: PIB. The sports ministry, on Thursday, received a hike of Rs 258.2 crore in the union budget for 2018-19, presented by finance minister Arun Jaitley in the Parliament in New Delhi. Jaitley allocated a total of Rs 2196.36 crore for the sports ministry, compared to 1938.16 crore earmarked last year.   However, ..., 1 month ago

Medal prospects will not face funding hurdles, says Rathore

Sports Minister Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore today said genuine medal prospects will not face any problem in getting financial support from the government but also emphasised on the need to use the taxpayers' money judiciously.Rathore said athletes under the ...
 Business Standard2 months ago Sports build physical, mental fitness of nation: Rajyavardhan Rathore  Business Standard2 months ago

CHOGM marks "great time" for India: Commonwealth chief

The biennial Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting in Britain next month marks a "great time" for India to lead the way on intra-Commonwealth cooperation, the chief of the 53-nation grouping has said.Prime Minister Narendra Modi will join heads of state ...
 Business Standard2 days ago India sets example for others to emulate: Commonwealth chief  Business Standard2 days ago India has given Commonwealth a boost: UK business chief  Business Standard1 week ago
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RJD creates ruckus in Patna event alleging Sushil Modi of taking jibe at Lalu

Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) leaders created a ruckus on Saturday alleging that Deputy Chief Minister Sushil Modi took an indirect jibe at RJD chief Lalu Prasad Yadav at an event in Bihar's Patna city.RJD leaders took part in the 6th India Field Regional ...
 Business Standard4 weeks ago RJD demands apology from Sushil Modi, 'guilty conscience' says the latter  Business Standard4 weeks ago

Nitish Kumar bats for women's reservation in Parliament

Pitching for reservation of seats for women in the Parliament and state legislative assemblies, Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Saturday said that concrete step towards women's empowerment cannot be taken unless a law is passed for the same."As long as a ...
 Business Standard4 weeks ago
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Para-athlete Sakina Khatun writes to PM Modi over CWG inclusion

Para powerlifter Sakina Khatun, who has not been included in the Indian contingent to represent the country at the Commonwealth Games 2018 in the Gold Coast, Australia, has written a letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, requesting his intervention in the ...
 Business Standard1 month ago IOA pushes for para-athlete Sakina Khatun's inclusion in India CWG squad  Business Standard1 month ago

Students from Odisha institute to join UK's 'Commonwealth Big

Thousands of students and teachers from an Odisha institute will join millions others from across the globe in a UK government-partnered initiative aimed at "connecting people" over shared meals.The 'Commonwealth Big Lunches' initiative was launched yesterday ...
 Business Standard1 month ago

SAI funding slashed, Khelo India gets a boost

The sports ministry received a hike of Rs 258.2 crore in the Union budget for 2018-19, with the governments pet project, Khelo India, getting a big boost. The Finance Minister Arun Jaitley allocated a total of Rs 2196.36 crore for the sports ministry, ...
 Deccan Herald1 month ago

Australia warns Commonwealth athletes not to overstay visas

Australia today warned athletes planning to compete in the Commonwealth Games this April that anyone caught overstaying their visas after the event will be dealt with firmly.The warning, two months before athletes and support staff from around the world flood ...
 Business Standard1 month ago

CPWD to execute infra projects

The Central Public Works Department (CPWD) under the Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs (MoHUA) will go big — it will execute all infrastructural projects financed or supported by the ministry under various schemes. It will be not only be involved in ...
 DNA2 months ago
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