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Yoga recognized as competitive sport by government

18 Dec 2020

India
Yoga recognized as competitive sport by government

The government has recognized yoga as a competitive sport, setting the stage for the inclusion of the ancient art in tournaments held across India.

5 missing Arunachal civilians found on Chinese side: Kiren Rijiju

08 Sep 2020

India
5 missing Arunachal civilians found on Chinese side: Kiren Rijiju

Union Minister Kiren Rijiju on Tuesday said that the five missing youths from Arunachal Pradesh have been found on the Chinese side. Rijiju said the process to handover the youths is being worked out.

Indian government to decide fate of IPL: Kiren Rijiju

24 May 2020

Sports
Indian government to decide fate of IPL: Kiren Rijiju

India's Minister of Youth Affairs and Sports Kiren Rijiju, on Sunday, clarified that any decision regarding the commencement of Indian Premier League (IPL) will be taken by the government.

Sunil Chhetri would like to play for this IPL team

21 Mar 2020

Sports
Sunil Chhetri would like to play for this IPL team

The coronavirus pandemic has seen people engage in social distancing and at this time, sports personalities are doing different things to kill time.

IPL 2020: Government to issue fresh advisory on April 15

19 Mar 2020

Sports
IPL 2020: Government to issue fresh advisory on April 15

India's Minister of State for Youth Affairs and Sports Kiren Rijiju on Thursday cleared the air about the upcoming IPL edition.

IPL 2020 will likely be scheduled behind closed doors

12 Mar 2020

Sports
IPL 2020 will likely be scheduled behind closed doors

The upcoming edition of Indian Premier League will likely take place without spectators' presence in the wake of coronavirus crisis.

Here's what Abhinav Bindra said about boycotting Commonwealth Games

31 Jul 2019

Sports
Here's what Abhinav Bindra said about boycotting Commonwealth Games

Speculations are ripe that India are likely to boycott the 2022 edition of Commonwealth Games.

Foreign funding licenses of 5,000 NGOs canceled: Government

20 Mar 2018

India
Foreign funding licenses of 5,000 NGOs canceled: Government

Union Minister of State for Home Kiren Rijiju today informed Lok Sabha that nearly 5,000 NGOs were barred by the government from receiving foreign funding after the cancellation of their licenses since April 2017.