June 03, 2020 3:43 pm
The sports ministry has extended the deadline for submitting applications for the national sports awards till June 22 and also allowed athletes to self-nominate.
June 02, 2020 5:39 pm
The federation has recommended veteran Madhurika Patkar, Manav Thakkar and Suthirtha Mukherjee for the Arjuna Award.
June 01, 2020 6:45 pm
The BFI has nominated world bronze-winning trio of Lovlina Borgohain (69kg), Simranjit Kaur (64kg), and Manish Kaushik (63kg) for the Arjuna awards.
May 31, 2020 8:28 am
The players have been nominated as per the guidelines mentioned by the sports ministry, who had sought invitations for the respective awards with the period of consideration beginning January 1, 2016 till December 31, 2019.
May 14, 2020 12:35 pm
Anjum Moudgil, who started shooting in 2008, is among the first two Indians to have secured quota places in the sport for the Tokyo Olympics.
May 05, 2020 6:46 pm
The process, which usually begins in April, was pushed to this month because of the lockdown, which is into its third phase and will end on May 17.
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.
May 31, 2020 2:10 pm
Rohit Sharma, Neeraj Chopra and Anjum Moudgil have been recommended for Khel Ratna awards for this year.
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.