sportspersons

India bid under Modi to become sports superpower

The creation of a separate Sports Ministry in 2020 speaks volumes about Prime Minister Modi’s passion for sports.

published on : 17th September 2022

2% quota for sportspersons to be extended to all depts

The state government will extend 2 per cent job reservation to sportspersons in all government departments, said Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai, here on Tuesday.

published on : 17th August 2022

Cycling sets stricter rules for transgender athletes

The International Cycling Union (UCI) increased the transition period on low testosterone to two years, and lowered the maximum accepted level of testosterone.

published on : 17th June 2022

Support eludes these TN para-athletes, not medals

Para-athletes across Tamil Nadu are now waiting for the State to sanction the incentives provided for those winning medals in national events.

published on : 7th April 2022

Haryana government asks athletes to hand over one-third income to state, withdraws after flak

Haryana government has directed sportspersons employed with it to deposit one-third of their earnings from commercial and professional commitments to the state sports council.

published on : 8th June 2018