CWG 2014: Nigerian 16-year-old gold medallist Amalaha fails drug test
Jul 29, 2014 at 20:26 | Source:
Nigeria teenager Chika Amalaha, at 16 the youngest female weightlifter to win a Commonwealth Games gold medal, has failed a doping test, the Commonwealth Games Federation (CGF) said on Tuesday.She failed an in-competition test after winning the women...
Gold Falls by Rs 20 to Rs 28350 on Sluggish Demand, Global Cues
Jul 29, 2014 at 18:00 | Source:
New Delhi: Snapping its two-day gaining streak, gold prices declined by Rs 20 to Rs 28,350 per 10 grams in the national capital on Tuesday owing to slackened demand at existing levels amid a weak global trend. Silver also lacked necessary buying ...
Stocks Overshadow Gold in Strong Market Rally This Year
Jul 29, 2014 at 18:00 | Source:
New Delhi: Indian equities have overshadowed gold's glitter by giving handsome returns of almost 23 per cent to investors so far this year. While the BSE's 30-stock benchmark index Sensex has logged in 22.76 per cent growth for invest...
Commonwealth Games Live: Wrestlers Sushil, Tomar guaranteed silver medals
Jul 29, 2014 at 17:27 | Source:
India's full schedule and resultsShooting - Harpreet Singh in 25m rapid fire pistol finalWrestling- Amit Kumar (men's 57kg) and Vinesh (women's 48kg) have also reached the finals in their categories. What a show from India's wrestlers so far.Tomar vs...
Commonwealth Games Live: Wrestlers Sushil, Amit and Tomar all in semis
Jul 29, 2014 at 16:51 | Source:
India's full schedule and resultsWrestlingTomar vs Carney in semis- Tomar pushes out Carney once again, before getting behind him. Comfortable leads 8-1 now.- Carney pushes out Tomar and then Tomar gives him the same treatment. India lead 5-1 in firs...
India's full schedule and results at the Commonwealth Games 2014
Jul 29, 2014 at 16:25 | Source:
24 JULYBadmintonResult: India 5-0 Ghana in mixed team event. Click here for full report.Result: India outclass Uganda 5-0 in the mixed team event. Click here for the full report.Hockey20.30: India vs Canada - women: India win 4-2.Judo - click here to...
Commonwealth Games Live: Wrestlers Sushil Kumar, Amit Kumar in quarters
Jul 29, 2014 at 15:50 | Source:
India's full schedule and resultsWrestling- In the 57kg event, Amit Kumar beats Mauritius' JG Bandoo by fall. He is now into the quarters.- In the 74kg event, Sushil Kumar completely overpowers Australian J Lawrence 11-0.Shooting- Rajput is on 777 po...
CWG 2014: Jamaican Bailey-Cole wins 100 metres
Jul 29, 2014 at 15:48 | Source:
Jamaican Kemar Bailey-Cole won the Commonwealth Games 100 metres gold medal in a time of 10.00 seconds on Monday. Bailey-Cole made a slow start out of the blocks at Hampden Park but his long stride helped him claw his way back into the main ...
Gold Little Changed Above $1300 as Fed Policy Meet Awaited
Jul 29, 2014 at 10:00 | Source:
Singapore: Gold was little changed above $1,300 an ounce on Tuesday, supported by geopolitical tensions in the Middle East and Ukraine, with investors waiting for cues from US jobs data and a Federal Reserve policy meeting this week. Fundamentals....
As it happened: CWG 2014, Day 5
Jul 29, 2014 at 06:00 | Source:
Day 4 Round-up: It was double delight for India in the 2014 Commonwealth Games men's weightlifting as Sathish Sivalingam won the gold and Ravi Katulu the silver. Shooters Shreyasi Singh and Mohammed Asab clinched the double trap silver and th...
In pics: Commonwealth Games 2014, Day 5
Jul 29, 2014 at 04:01 | Source:
Shooters Jitu Rai opened India's medal count on Day 5 by clinching the men's 50-metre pistol gold at the Barry Buddon Shooting Centre. PTI. In pics: Commonwealth Games 2014, Day 5. Jitu Rai celebrates after winning gold medal. PTI. In...
CWG 2014, Day 5 Live: Jitu Rai wins gold; Gurpal, Narang bag silvers
Jul 29, 2014 at 00:58 | Source:
Day five - 27 gold medals across 12 sports are at stakeHockey - India vs Trinidad & Tobago (women's)- India lead 9-0 at half-timeAthleticsWomen's 100m semis: N Sharadha finishes 6th 11.71 seconds - fails to make finals.400m Semis: Poovamma Machet...
CWG 2014: Superb Gagan Narang clinches men's 50m rifle prone silver
Jul 28, 2014 at 20:18 | Source:
Glasgow: Indian shooters continued to bring home more medals as Gagan Narang won the country's third medal on Monday clinching the men's 50-metre rifle prone silver in the finals at the Commonwealth Games here.Earlier in the day, Indians Jitu Rai and...
UK-based Russians donating large sums to Tories
Jul 28, 2014 at 19:42 | Source:
The Conservative Party is coming under fire over its links to Russian oligarchs as David Cameron steps up calls for sanctions against Vladimir Putin's government. The party has been receiving donations from wealthy Russians who have taken Britis...