The inaugural six-nation Kabaddi Masters Dubai will get underway with much fanfare with Union sports minister Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore unveiling the Trophy on Friday.
Minister of Information and Broadcasting Rajyavardhan Rathore recently inaugurated the European Union Film Festival. The fest is organised by the Directorate of Film Festivals in association with the delegation of the European Union and embassies of EU member states.
Rajyavardhan Rathore kickstarted the #fitnesschallenge and it saw multiple ministers join in like Piyush Goyal, Kiren Rijiju and Jayant Sinha.
Vijayvargiya’s contention — Bollywood was a name given by the BBC condescendingly, to indicate that the movies were just pale copies of Hollywood movies.
In case watching your favourite stars like Anushka Sharma, Hrithik Roshan and Deepika Padukone sweat it out is all the inspiration you need to hit the gym, then here you go! For us, it is Amitabh Bachchan’s endorsement of the fitness challenge that took the cake.
After Rajyavardhan Rathore kickstarted the #fitnesschallenge drive on Twitter, ministers like Kiren Rijiju, Yashodhara Raje Scindia, Piyush Goyal, Dr Harsh Vardhan, among others, too joined in, in the effort to spread awareness about staying healthy and fit.
Union Minister Rajyavardhan Rathore urged everyone to share a video of themselves describing their ‘fitness mantra’ on social media.
Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore on Thursday met International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach and assured him of the country’s commitment to clean sports
Sports Minister Rajyavardhan Rathore on Sunday lauded the Indian athletes’ performance at the Commonwealth Games.
Media reports, quoting sources, had claimed that the Prasar Bharati board in its meeting on February 15 dropped the ministry’s proposal for appointment of IAS officer as member (personnel) as some of the board members felt that such appointments would amount to “contempt of the Prasar Bharati Act”.
Rathore said that the government is also aiming to make the organisation more “lean and professional” by reducing its strength by 50 per cent by 2022.
Aaron Finch shared an image of a broken window as Australia returned to their team hotel from the Barsapara Stadium in Guwahati.
For decades now, barring rare exceptions, the sport ministry has been viewed as punishment posting by politicians. Rajyavardhan Rathore, Olympic silver medallist, is set to become the first sportsperson to take the hot seat.
Expectations will be very high of Rathore, who won a silver at the Athens Olympics 13 years ago.
Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore said, “Win medals at all levels — village level or at the Olympic level. Sports is a state subject so we will work together with the state departments to provide, like I said, best of the opportunities for the sportspersons.