Woods, who is playing host to Lahiri and 17 other top golfers in the Hero World Challenge through his Tiger Woods Foundation, said that the young Indian golfer has it in him to be successful in the Olympics, which will see golf being introduced for the first time since 1904.
Word that Windows 10 would be welcomed in grand style came less than a week yesterday after Microsoft said it will cut 7,800 jobs and write down the value of its struggling mobile phone division acquired last year from Nokia by some USD 7.6 billion.
The aim of this story is not to pass judgements, but provide the athletes a forum to speak, to let India know why we fall at the final hurdle at the biggest stage of all. Why a gold medal is still elusive? Why we always have to stay contend with a handful of silver and bronze?
This Friday at cinemas you can catch Priyanka Chopra in and as Mary Kom. Pegged as a biopic of Mary Kom, the film tries to capture her struggle as a young girl from a small village in Manipur who goes on to become five time world boxing champion and winner of a bronze medal at the Olympics. Rajeev Masand gives his review of the movie.
From an ignominious Olympic exit to a Games return in less than eight months, wrestling can complete a remarkable turnaround when the International Olympic Committee next month votes in one new sport for the 2020 Games.
With Tokyo being one of the frontrunners for winning the bid for the 2020 Olympics, there might be some stocks that could do well if it wins the bid.
Star India was awarded the broadcast rights for 2014 winter Olympics and and 2016 summer games for South Asian countries, including India and Pakistan.
Ruta Meilutyte of Lithuania set a record in 100 metres breaststroke in Barcelona with a timing of 1:04:52. The 16-year-old beat American Rebecca Soni's world championship record of 1:04.84.
Bookies cashed in big as thousands of Britons placed bets on what Prince William and his wife, Kate, would name their newborn child. Ladbrokes took 50,000 bets in the hours after the Duchess of Cambridge went into labor yesterday morning.
In the list below, Ben Johnson of Canada tops the list. He tested positive for banned steroids post the 1988 Seoul Olympics where he won a gold medal for the 100 metre race.
The Jamaica Anti Doping Disciplinary Panel issued the penalty after Blake tested positive for the banned stimulant methylhexanamine at last year's Olympic trials.
Almost unbeatable in the sport she describes as "boxing with rackets" world champion Nicol David is proving a skilled saleswoman too as the face of squash's bid to join the Olympics.
An attorney for Lance Armstrong said the disgraced cyclist will not meet the US Anti-Doping Agency's deadline for him to answer questions under oath, and suggested his client would rather participate in international efforts to "clear the air."
Triple London Olympic champion Usain Bolt is injury free and eyeing three gold medals at this year's world championships in Moscow in August.
Everyone knows the difference between the Olympics and the Paralympics. In the former, we learn how the limits to human achievement are being regularly
Cycling could be dumped from the Olympic programme if Lance Armstrong implicated the sport's governing body of covering up a widespread doping scheme, International Olympic Committee (IOC) member Dick Pound told Reuters on Tuesday.
'EURO 2012' beat 'Olympics tickets' as the top Internet search of the year in the UK, according to Google.
A delegation of the Indian Olympic Association will meet the Sports Secretary tomorrow to discuss the suspension imposed by the International Olympic Committee and chalk out a plan of action to return to the Olympic fold.
In 2007, a year before Beijing hosted the Olympics, China's Communist rulers made a special effort at a five-yearly congress to show the world transparency and grant rare open access to foreign media.
CNBC-TV18‘s Beautiful People takes you to Hyderabad to meet India's most successful woman tennis player and one of India's fiery and forthright sportstars.
Jim Bell, the executive producer who spearheaded NBC's London Olympics coverage and shouldered most of the criticism directed at the network, is poised for a promotion to a larger role within NBC's news or sports division, according to four sources familiar with the situation.
It's not exactly an Olympic sport - not yet, anyway - but as the London Games drew to a close this past Sunday, thousands of professional videogame players geared up for an event that for some can be as lucrative as winning a gold medal.
In an official post on WebSense'Security Labs blog, it was revealed that when they started using Russian...
After London rose to the occasion for a third time with an outstanding summer Games, the Olympics now moves towards uncharted territory.
Pop will take the podium when London bids farewell to the Olympics on Sunday, with a closing ceremony starring the Spice Girls, Annie Lennox, One Direction and a peculiarly British sense of humour.