Roelant Oltmans appointed India hockey coach till Rio Olympics
Jul 25, 2015 at 20:00 | Source:
New Delhi: High Performance Director Roelant Oltmans was on Saturday appointed coach of the Indian hockey team, replacing Paul van Ass, who was unceremoniously sacked after a bitter spat with Hockey India president Narinder Batra.The 61-year-old Dutc...
Global economy - Second half of 2015 begins on shaky note| Reuters
Jul 25, 2015 at 03:30 | Source:
LONDON/SYDNEY The global economy started the second half of the year on shaky ground as business activity in the euro zone was weaker than expected and China's vast factory sector appeared to be contracting at the fastest pace in 15 months in July.Th...
'Autocratic' Batra was just finding ways to fire me, says Paul Van Ass
Jul 24, 2015 at 18:12 | Source:
The special committee's recommendation to remove him as India's hockey coach did not come as a surprise to Paul van Ass, who said an "autocratic" Hockey India president Narinder Batra was just finding ways to officially sack him after the o...
Paul van Ass set to be sacked as India hockey coach
Jul 24, 2015 at 15:51 | Source:
India's hockey coach Paul van Ass' brief tenure is all set to end following a bitter public spat with Hockey Indian President Narinder Batra after a special committee today recommended his removal from the position.The nine-member committee headed by...
India men's team jump to eighth spot in world hockey rankings
Jul 24, 2015 at 10:54 | Source:
Lausanne:Riding on their fourth-place finish in the Hockey World League (HWL) Semi-final, India leapfrogged South Korea to take the eighth spot in the latest International Hockey Federation (FIH) rankings released on Thursday.Asian Games 2014 champio...
FSSAI proposes ban on sale of 'health supplements' as 'medicines'
Jul 24, 2015 at 08:29 | Source:
New Delhi: Clamping down on mis-labelling of 'health supplements', food safety regulator FSSAI on Thursday proposed banning sale of these products as 'medicines' andannounced new norms for products based on ayurveda, sidhha, unani and other tradition...