August 29, 2019 5:56 pm
Deepa Malik became the first Indian woman para-athlete and the oldest to be conferred the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award.
August 17, 2019 7:44 am
Bajrang Punia and Vinesh Phogat were recommended by the Wrestling Federation of India for the prestigious award.
July 31, 2019 4:21 pm
The 39-year-old uploaded a video on his Twitter handle claiming that he had completed all the required formalities in time.
July 28, 2019 12:20 pm
The Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports on Saturday rejected the nominations of Indian sprinter Dutee Chand as well as cricketer Harbhajan Singh for Arjuna and Khel Ratna awards respectively.
April 29, 2019 4:05 pm
Heena Sidhu, first Indian pistol shooter to reach World No. 1 as per ISSF rankings, is a multiple gold medallist at the World Cup, Commonwealth Games, Commonwealth and Asian Championships.
April 29, 2019 1:21 pm
Rahul Aware, Harpreet Singh, Divya Kakran and Pooja Dhanda have been recommended for the Arjuna Award; Virender Kumar, Sujeet Maan, Narendra Kumar and Vikram Kumar have been recommended for the Dronacharya Award.
September 25, 2018 10:29 pm
Virat Kohli shared the country's highest sporting honour with world champion weightlifter Mirabai Chanu as the two were conferred with Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award by President Ram Nath Kovind at the Rashtrapati Bhavan in Delhi on Tuesday.
September 25, 2018 8:18 pm
Virat Kohli has become the third cricketer to be awarded the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna and Mirabai Chanu the third weightlifter.
September 17, 2018 7:18 pm
Shuttler Kidambi Srikanth has also been recommended for the same. However, his recommendation is reportedly subject to the Sports Ministry's approval.
May 03, 2018 7:10 pm
A number of athletes have been recommended for Khel Ratna, Arjuna, Dronacharya and Dhyan Chand Awards after India's successful stint at Commonwealth Games 2018.
September 28, 2018 7:23 am
Virat Kohli sent the shutterbugs into a clicking frenzy as he received the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna award, sharing the country's highest sporting honour with world champion weightlifter Mirabai Chanu at the Rashtrapati Bhawan.