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15 nominees for Arjuna Award, but no Khel Ratna this year

18.00 Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Awards-

Live from RashtrapatiBhawan, New Delhi 19.00 Nadiyaan Gaati Hain 19.30 Saraswatichandra 20.30 Pavitra Bandhan-Do Dilon Ka 21.00 Chance of A Press Trust of India, 1 month ago
Khel Ratna draws a blank The Telegraph, 2 months ago

Indian sport could do with a few more Leanders (News Analysis)

ago and it is 17 years since he was bestowed the nation's highest sports award, Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna. He is the oldest player to have won a Grand Slam title at 41. One can go on and on listing his would-you-believe-it achievements. At 41, age is only a ...
 Sify1 month ago Hockey returns India to days of yore (Column: Just Sport)  Chennai Online2 weeks ago Hockey : India's Golden days back  Day After India2 weeks ago
Sangai Express

Controversymarred Arjuna awards bestowed by President

Mired in selection controversies and devoid of a Khel Ratna for the first time in 20 years the National Sports Awards were presented on Friday by President Pranab Mukherjee at the Rashtrapati Bhawan in Delhi in a ceremony which was severely short on star power ...
 Hindustan Times1 month ago President bestows Arjuna awards  The Assam Tribune1 month ago Prez bestows Arjuna award to Renubala Chanu  Sangai Express1 month ago Prez bestows controversy-marred honours  Millennium Post1 month ago

National Sports Awards – 2014

National Sports Awards are given every year to recognize and reward excellence in sports. Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award is given for the spectacular and most outstanding performance in the field of sports by a sportsperson over a period of four years ...
 PIB2 months ago National Sports Awards 2014  Noodls2 months ago
Times of India

BAI recommends Saina Nehwal for Padma Bhushan

Saina Nehwal, who is the only Indian badminton player to win a medal at the Olympics, was bestowed with the Khel Ratna and Padma Shri honours in 2010.
 Times of India2 months ago Saina recommended for Padma Bhushan  Times of India2 months ago

'Feel let down for not getting Khel Ratna'

It was a mixed feeling for Paralympic silver medallist in high jump Girisha HN who was recommended for the prestigious Arjuna Award on Tuesday along with 14 other sportsman. While expressing his happiness over being recommended for the honour, the Karnataka ...
 Deccan Herald2 months ago
New Indian Express

President gives away National Sports Awards

With a Khel Ratna missing for the first time in two decades, President Pranab Mukherjee gave away the National Sports Awards during a ceremony held at the Rashtrapati Bhavan here Friday.For the first time since 1994, the awards selection committee headed by ...
 Prokerala1 month ago New Delhi: President gives away National Sports Awards  Mangalorean1 month ago

Lack of transparency and accountability leading to controversies

The sports ministry may have instituted committees to shortlist candidates for the Arjunas the Khel Ratnas and the Dronacharyas but it hasnt incorporated a mechanism to ensure the committee members do their job in a thorough and professional manner writes ...
 Hindustan Times1 month ago
Jagran Post

Home ministry recommends Dhyan Chand for Bharat Ratna

The home ministry Tuesday recommended the name of legendary hockey player late Dhyan Chand for the Bharat Ratna, the highest civilian award in the country. Minister of State for Home Affairs Kiren Rijiju informed the Lok Sabha Tuesday that his ministry had ...
 Deccan Herald2 months ago
New Indian Express

Archer Verma Out to Promote Compound Interest

CHENNAI: Mary Kom and Saina Nehwal may be household names after their performances in international events but Abhishek Verma wants to establish himself as a national sporting icon. After his splendid showing in the recently concluded Asian ...
 New Indian Express1 week ago 'Hope Asiad show will raise compound archery's profile'  Deccan Herald2 weeks ago Hope Asiad show will raise compound archery's profile: Verma  Business Standard India3 weeks ago Hope Asian Games 2014 Show Will Raise Compound Archery's Profile: Abhishek Verma  NDTV3 weeks ago
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