OP Jaisha finished 18th at the 42 km event in 2:34.43, almost three minutes faster than the national mark she set in January.
Finish behind Kenya and Jamaica (7 golds each) in the medals tally after solitary relay gold on final day.
Sarbananda Sonowal expressed confidence that India’s Olympic preparation is going on in right earnest.
Sania Mirza became the second tennis player to receive the country’s highest sporting honour after Leander Paes.
Usain Bolt, who had already won the 100 and 200m events, ran the anchor leg as the Jamaicans took gold in 37.36 secs.
Michel Platini is seen as the front-runner in the race to replace Sepp Blatter who will relinquish his mandate at the Feb. 26 election.
Former heptathlete Dafne Schippers’ final surge takes her to women’s 200m gold, crossing the line in 21.63 secs to beat 28-year-old CR.
Usain Bolt said he was only 50-50 about running at the next world championships in 2017 in London.
Mandeep Jangra took down Vietnam’s Vien Ngoc Huynh 3-0 in the bout which had to abandoned after the Vietnamese suffered a cut.
Prior to Beijing, Usain Bolt and Justin Gatlin had not met since September 2013.
Serena Williams is seeking to complete the first Grand Slam since Steffi Graf in 1988.
Usain Bolt won the gold medal by finishing the race in 19.55 seconds at the World Athletics Championships.
Usain Bolt was hit by a cameraman on a Segway while he was celebrating his 200m final win with the fans.
Usain Bolt, after winning the 100m gold at World Athletics Championships, won the 200m gold as well on Thursday.
Arsene Wenger is confident his side can overcome what he expects to be a tough match against Newcastle United to improve the streak to eight.