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Sania Mirza dedicates Khel Ratna award to her family and to nation  Aug 28, 11:41 pm
New Delhi, Aug. 28 (ANI): World No. 1 Tennis doubles player Sania Mirza on Friday expressed her happiness at being awarded with the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna and dedicated the honour to her family and to India.
NSDC releases grant to FICCI to focus on sports sector skill council  Aug 28, 6:34 pm
New Delhi, Aug.28 (ANI): Every year, FICCI celebrates National Sports Day, which falls on August 29, to mark the birth anniversary of hockey legend, 'The Wizard' Major Dhyan Chand, who is one of the most respected legendary figures in India and world hockey.
Bolt proves he is still 'the sprint king'  Aug 28, 1:43 pm
Johannesburg, Aug 28 (ANI): Jamaican sprinter Usain Bolt has said that he wants to prove to the world and to American competitor Justin Gatlin that he is still the 'Sprint-king', following his 200meters victory over the latter.
Nadal refuses to play with Kyrgios at charity event  Aug 28, 11:24 am
Melbourne, Aug 28 (ANI): Former world number one Rafael Nadal has reportedly refused to play with controversial Australian tennis star Nick Kyrgios in a doubles match at John McEnroe's charity event.
Bolt beats Gatlin to win fourth consecutive 200m title at World C'ship  Aug 27, 8:23 pm
London, Aug.27 (ANI):Jamaica sprinter Usain Bolt displayed his supremacy as he defeated his American arch-nemesis Justin Gatlin again to win the 200m title for the fourth consecutive time at the World Athletics Championship in Beijing on Thursday.
Dawood Ibrahim is not hiding here, says Pakistan  Aug 27, 5:40 pm
Karachi, Aug. 27 (ANI): Pakistan Foreign Office spokesman Qazi Khalilullah on Thursday stated that underworld don Dawood Ibrahim is not hiding in Pakistan and added that this had been their government's stand in the matter since the beginning.
Serena eyes to create history at US Open   Aug 27, 4:16 pm
Johannesburg, Aug. 27 (ANI): World number one Serena Williams has said that she would prefer to have the pressure of chasing history at the US Open, than of having the pressure of not winning the title.
Heavy metal pollution may have contributed to some of largest extinction events  Aug 26, 6:29 pm
Washington D.C., Aug 26 (ANI): A 415-million-year-old malformed fossil plankton has revealed that heavy metal pollution might have contributed to some of the world's largest extinction events.
Nadal takes blame for struggles in form  Aug 26, 2:37 pm
Johannesburg, Aug.26 (ANI): Former World number one Rafael Nadal has blamed himself over his recent struggles, saying he was solely to blame for his recent dip in form, not his support staff.
Farah survives last-lap stumble to qualify for 5,000m final at World C'ships  Aug 26, 12:47 pm
London, Aug 26 (ANI): Double Olympic champion Mo Farah recovered from an apparent stumble on the final bend to qualify for the 5,000m World Championships final in Beijing.
`Big Bang Theory` stars are Forbes' highest paid TV actors in 2015  Aug 26, 12:44 pm
Melbourne, Aug 26 (ANI): Like any other comedy fan you must have always liked to watch the world's famous sitcom series 'The Big Bang Theory' but have you ever wondered how big are the stars of this series are paid?
Calvin Harris named as Forbes' highest paid DJ  Aug 26, 10:07 am
Johannesburg, Aug. 26 (ANI): Calvin Harris has been announced as the world's highest paid DJ by Forbes magazine.
Farah unsure if people appreciate his path to success  Aug 25, 1:01 pm
London, Aug.25 (ANI): British sprinter Mo Farah has expressed his doubt over people's mindset about him, saying that he is unsure whether they will appreciate his hard work that spawned many successes in his career.
'Under-fire' Blatter insists he will be appreciated when he is gone  Aug 25, 11:06 am
Johannesburg, Aug 25 (ANI): FIFA's embattled president Sepp Blatter has reiterated that he is 'clean' and insisted that his achievements will be acknowledged once he has left the world football's governing body.
Lalita qualifies for 3000m steeplechase final at World C'ships  Aug 24, 6:38 pm
New Delhi, Aug.24 (ANI): Indian athlete Lalita Babar smashed her own national record to qualify for the 3000m steeplechase final at the World Athletics Championships on Monday.
Finance Minister, deputy maintain that Indian economy strongest in the world  Aug 24, 4:28 pm
New Delhi, Aug.24 (ANI): Finance Minister Arun Jaitley and his Minister of State Jayant Sinha on Monday said that they were bullish about the prospects and performance of the Indian economy, despite the nation's top bourse registering sharp falls because of what they described as external factors.
Bolt brands World C'ship win over Gatlin as `hardest race`   Aug 24, 1:36 pm
London, Aug.24 (ANI): Jamaican sprinter Usain Bolt has labelled his recent 100m victory over American arch-nemesis Justin Gatlin at the World Athletics Championship as the `hardest race` of his career.
Rural Minister Birender Singh launches Clean Mission in Australia  Aug 24, 1:23 pm
Sydney, Aug.24 (ANI): In a large community event, Union Minister for Rural Development, Sanitation and Drinking Water Birender Singh launched an ambitious Clean Mission project, which aims to connect the Indian Diaspora the world over through the Swachh Bharat Abhiyan to improve rural sanitation.
Serena fends off `gutsy` Halep to lift Cincinnati Masters title  Aug 24, 9:47 am
London, Aug 24 (ANI): World number one Serena Williams swept aside a spirited Simona Halep in straight sets to win her second successive Cincinnati Masters title.
Beautification of Dal lake shoreline enhances tourism  Aug 24, 9:47 am
Srinagar, Aug.24 (ANI): In a bid to increase tourism potential in Srinagar, the local authorities are undertaking a beautification and cleanliness drive of the world famous Dal Lake's shoreline.
Federer warms up for US Open with seventh Cincinnati Masters title  Aug 24, 9:25 am
London, Aug 24 (ANI): Roger Federer cruised past world number one Novak Djokovic in straight sets to lift his seventh Cincinnati Masters title.
Pak called-off NSA talks on fear of being 'exposed': BJP  Aug 23, 9:20 pm
New Delhi, Aug.23 (ANI): The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Sunday said Pakistan called-off the NSA-level talks because of the fear of being exposed to the world.
Hamilton cruises to Belgian GP victory  Aug 23, 8:31 pm
London, Aug 23 (ANI): Reigning Formula One world champion Lewis Hamilton extended his championship lead over team mate Nico Rosberg to 28 points after claiming a dominant victory at the Belgian Grand Prix on Sunday.
Bolt reasserts sprint supremacy by defending 100m title at World C'ship  Aug 23, 7:30 pm
London, Aug 23 (ANI): Six-time Olympic champion Usain Bolt has reasserted his supremacy as 'sprint king' after defeating his American arch-nemesis Justin Gatlin to win the 100m title at the World Athletics Championship in Beijing on Sunday.
Gatlin cruises, Bolt struggles at 100m World Championship semis  Aug 23, 6:29 pm
London, Aug 23 (ANI): Six-time Olympic champion Usain Bolt recovered from a shaky start to win his 100m semi-final at the World Championships, while sprint rival Justin Gatlin stormed into the final after clocking an impressive 9.77 seconds on Sunday.