Infosys to make Australian Open more exciting for fans

Infosys to make Australian Open more exciting for fans

2018-09-10T11:41:59+00:00 On

Infosys, the Indian IT services company, has been roped in to make the Australian Open tennis tournament more engaging for the fans. Infosys CEO Salil Parekh said the idea is to “change the way the Australian Open is watched, analysed and played”…

Thomas Cook hosts 5,000 students for 10 days for Khelo India School Games

Thomas Cook hosts 5,000 students for 10 days for Khelo India School Games

2018-02-16T11:09:08+00:00 On

Thomas Cook, India’s largest travel services company, said it was chosen as the hospitality partner for government of India’s national school games that was held as part of the ‘Khelo India’ (Play India) program last week. Without disclosing the financial details of…

Sreesanth gets hope as Supreme Court sends notice on lifetime ban

Sreesanth gets hope as Supreme Court sends notice on lifetime ban

2018-02-05T12:34:22+00:00 On

The Supreme Court today sent notices to relevant parties on cricketer Sreeshant’s plea to lift a lifetime ban on him imposed by the Mumbai-based Board of Control for Cricket in India. This is the third hearing on the matter. In August last…

Govt seeks sports memorabilia from citizens for first ever Sports Museum

Govt seeks sports memorabilia from citizens for first ever Sports Museum

2017-08-23T14:21:34+00:00 On

India will establish its first National Sports Museum at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium, New Delhi, and has appealed to citizens to contribute any memorabilia held by them for permanent display in the National Sports Museum. The contributors will be recognized and acknowledged,…

Gambhir to make comeback, as New Zealand play for pride in Indore test

Gambhir to make comeback, as New Zealand play for pride in Indore test

2016-10-07T15:57:59+00:00 On

New Zealand will be playing for pride in the third Paytm test match tomorrow at Holkar Stadium in Indore after India secured an unassailable 2-0 series win against them at Eden Gardens. Skikhar Dhawan’s injury to his thumb, coming in the midst of…

Sports given infrastructure status in India

Sports given infrastructure status in India

2016-09-30T12:20:12+00:00 On

The Ministry of Finance said sports infrastructure will be included under the harmonized master list of infrastructure subsectors, easing the flow of investments and incentives to the sector. The decision was taken after a series of meetings and discussions with different agencies…

Suresh Raina to be brand ambassador for Intex speakers

Suresh Raina to be brand ambassador for Intex speakers

2016-09-23T14:15:16+00:00 On

Intex Technologies, the Indian electronic products manufacturer, said it has appointed Indian cricketer Suresh Raina as brand ambassador for its speaker range of products. “Welcoming @ImRaina as the Brand Ambassador of Intex speakers. We are way too excited! Are you? Share your…

Wayne Rooney launches new website

Wayne Rooney launches new website

2016-09-01T17:23:21+00:00 On

Manchester united striker and England’s captain Wayne Rooney launched his new website http://www.officialwaynerooney.com/ today. The 29 year old Rooney announced the new website launch through his Facebook page. “Thanks to Lightmaker for my new website, it looks great! Check it out here……….”,…

GAIL pledges Rs 6.8 lakhs to teen gymnast Asmita Pal, India’s next Dipa Karmakar

GAIL pledges Rs 6.8 lakhs to teen gymnast Asmita Pal, India’s next Dipa Karmakar

2016-08-30T12:01:36+00:00 On

GAIL, one of the largest natural gas processing and distribution company, has offered finiancial support of Rs 6.8 lakhs to Asmita Pal, a fifteen year old gymnast, who is said to be the next Dipa Karmakar in the making. The offer involves an…