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Sensex scales historic 60K, as bulls go on overdriveRediff.com2 days ago
It took just eight months for the BSE benchmark Sensex to cover the journey from 50,000 in January this year to scale the unprecedented 60,000 mark for the first time on Friday. Asian Paints was the top gainer in the Sensex pack, rising nearly 4 per cent, followed by M&M, HCL Tech, HDFC Bank, Bharti Airtel, Maruti and Infosys. NSE Nifty advanced 30.25 points to record finish of 17,853.20.
Neeraj, Bindra bask in Olympics gold glitterRediff.com4 days ago
The 2008 Beijing Olympics gold medallist presented the 2020 Olympics javelin throw champion a puppy, named 'Tokyo'.
What Abhinav Gifted Neeraj...Rediff.com4 days ago
'I hope that Tokyo will be a supportive friend and motivate you to get a sibling named Paris for him in 2024!'
Sensex ends 78 pts lower tracking losses in index majorsRediff.com4 days ago
HDFC was the top loser in the Sensex pack, shedding over 1 per cent, followed by Nestle India, ICICI Bank, Kotak Bank and HDFC Bank. The NSE Nifty declined 15.35 points to 17,546.65.
We're eager to directly qualify for Paris Olympics: HardikRediff.com4 days ago
Eager to change the shade of the Tokyo bronze, the Indian men's hockey team is now focussing on directly qualifying for the Paris Olympics by winning next year's Asian Games, says young midfielder Hardik Singh.
Archery World Championships: Surekha, Verma reach third roundRediff.com4 days ago
Jyothi Surekha Vennam and Abhishek Verma reached the third round of the Archery World Championships after finishing sixth and seventh in the compound men and women qualification rounds respectively.
Neeraj's javelin, Lovlina's gloves headline second day of e-auctionRediff.com18 Sep 2021
Neeraj Chopra's Tokyo Olympics javelin and Lovlina Borgohain's boxing gloves hogged the limelight on day two of the third edition of the e-auction of gifts presented to Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday.
'Together for a Shared Future' motto for Beijing 2022 Winter GamesRediff.com18 Sep 2021
Chen Ning, director general of Beijing 2022's Culture and Ceremonies Department, said that the slogan was a commitment towards overcoming global challenges as a community with a shared future for mankind.
Neeraj's javelin among PM's mementos being auctioned onlineRediff.com17 Sep 2021
Badminton rackets used by the Paralympic gold medallist, the javelin which brought India its first gold in the Olympics and gloves worn by the bronze medal winning athlete are among Prime Minister Narendra Modi's mementos which are drawing the highest bids currently on the culture ministry website which is e-auctioning them.
Sensex ends 125 pts lower; Nifty slips below 17,600Rediff.com17 Sep 2021
Kotak Bank was the top gainer in the Sensex pack, rising over 5 per cent, followed by Bharti Airtel, HDFC Bank, Maruti, Axis Bank and Nestle India.
Australia pulls out of junior men's hockey WC, Pro League in IndiaRediff.com17 Sep 2021
Australia on Friday pulled out of several upcoming FIH tournaments, including the junior men's hockey World Cup slated to be held in India later this year, citing COVID-19 related government travel restrictions.
Sania Mirza and Shuai Zhang knocked out in QF in LuxembourgRediff.com17 Sep 2021
India's ace tennis star Sania Mirza and her partner Shuai Zhang were knocked out of the women's doubles event of the Luxembourg Open.
Sensex crosses 59k for first time; Nifty leaps to fresh highRediff.com16 Sep 2021
IndusInd Bank was the top gainer in the Sensex pack, spurting over 7 per cent, followed by ITC, SBI, Reliance Industries, Kotak Bank, ICICI Bank and Axis Bank. NSE Nifty surged 110.05 points to its new closing high of 17,629.50.
Neeraj sets sights on personal best and Olympic recordRediff.com15 Sep 2021
Tokyo Olympics javelin throw champion Neeraj Chopra has lined up the World Championships, Commonwealth Championships and Diamond League next year to achieve his goal.
Manika Batra omitted from India's squad for Asian TTRediff.com15 Sep 2021
Star paddler Manika Batra was left out of the India squad for the Asian Championships, beginning September 28 in Doha, after failing to attend the mandatory national camp in Sonepat.
Sensex, Nifty surge to fresh lifetime peaksRediff.com15 Sep 2021
NTPC was the top gainer in the Sensex pack, jumping over 7 per cent, followed by Bharti Airtel, Titan, HCL Tech, SBI, PowerGrid, TCS and IndusInd Bank. NSE Nifty climbed 139.45 points to its new closing high of 17,519.45.
This Olympic medallist is the new star on social mediaRediff.com14 Sep 2021
Olympic sensation Neeraj Chopra's success on the final day of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics has turned the track and field star into a household name across the country.
Tokyo medallist Ujah's B-sample tests positive, case referred to CASRediff.com14 Sep 2021
British Olympic 4x100m relay silver medallist Chijindu Ujah's B-sample has also confirmed an Adverse Analytical Finding (AAF) and his case will be referred to the Court of Arbitration for Sport, the International Testing Agency (ITA) said on Tuesday.
Yuriy Sedykh, hammer world record holder, dies at 66Rediff.com14 Sep 2021
Yuriy Sedykh, a two-time Olympic champion in the hammer throw whose world record from 1986 still stands, has died. He was 66. The Russian track and field federation said Sedykh died early Tuesday following a heart attack.
Thapa, Bidhuri lead star-studded field at National men's boxingRediff.com14 Sep 2021
Aiming to secure berths in the world championship squad, close to 400 boxers, including the likes of five-time Asian medallist Shiva Thapa and former world bronze-winner Gaurav Bidhuri, will be competing in the National Men's Championships starting in Bellary on Wednesday.
'I am so lucky to be part of an Olympic bronze medal-winning team'Rediff.com14 Sep 2021
Forward Shamsher Singh on Monday said winning the Olympic bronze medal was just ticking off one box in the new beginning for the Indian men's hockey team, which aspires to be the world number one side.
Sensex rises 69 points; Nifty inches up to record 17,380Rediff.com14 Sep 2021
IndusInd Bank was the top gainer in the Sensex pack, rising over 4 per cent, followed by HCL Tech, Bajaj Auto, Tech Mahindra, L&T and Kotak Bank.
AFI sacks long jumper Sreeshankar's coach after Tokyo debacleRediff.com13 Sep 2021
The Athletics Federation of India (AFI) on Monday said it has sacked long jumper M Sreeshankar's coach, his father S Murali, owing to the youngster's disappointing Tokyo Olympics performance.
Sensex drops 127 points; RIL tumbles over 2%Rediff.com13 Sep 2021
ICICI Bank, HUL, HDFC Bank, M&M, Ultra Cement, IndusInd Bank and Tech Mahindra were among the losers in the Sensex pack. NSE Nifty slipped 13.95 points to 17,355.30.
All about US Open champion Daniil MedvedevRediff.com13 Sep 2021
Factbox on Daniil Medvedev, who defeated world number one Novak Djokovic 6-4, 6-4, 6-4 in the US Open final on Sunday to win his first Grand Slam title.
How Tendulkar inspired Paralympics champion BhagatRediff.com12 Sep 2021
Paralympics gold medallist Pramod Bhagat attributed his calm on-court demeanour under pressure to the inspiration he took from the sportsmanship and graceful behaviour exhibited by the iconic cricketer Sachin Tendulkar in his career.
Tirop and Teferi smash world records!Rediff.com12 Sep 2021
Kenya's Agnes Tirop surged to victory in the 10 km race and Ethiopia's Senbere Teferi triumphed in the 5 km distance at an event in Herzogenaurach, Germany.
Panel to probe Manika's 'fixing' claims against coachRediff.com11 Sep 2021
Janendra Jain and Parth Goswami are the two lawyers in the panel while Yashpal Rana is the other member.
Paralympians Are Barely On India Inc's RadarRediff.com11 Sep 2021
'Instead of making this a four-year phenomenon, when you look at us and get thrilled, do it more regularly.'
US Open PIX: Djokovic one win away from Grand SlamRediff.com11 Sep 2021
Daniil Medvedev dominated Canada's Felix Auger-Aliassime 6-4, 7-5, 6-2 on Friday to reach the US Open final courtesy of a dozen aces in just a little over two hours.
What is Neeraj doing with Leander-Kim?Rediff.com10 Sep 2021
Atlanta 1996 Bronze medalist meets Tokyo 2021 Gold medalist.
First in-person Quad meet likely in Washington on Sep 24Rediff.com9 Sep 2021
Prime Minister Narendra Modi, US President Joe Biden, Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison and Japanese PM Yoshihide Suga are expected to deliberate extensively to give a new momentum to the functioning of the Quad at the summit, diplomatic sources said.
Sensex up 55 points to its all-time closing highRediff.com9 Sep 2021
Bharti Airtel was the top gainer in the Sensex pack, jumping around 3 per cent, followed by Nestle India, Tata Steel, Bajaj Finserv, HCL Tech and ITC. NSE Nifty rose 15.75 points to settle at 17,369.25.
PIX: Paralympians' special gift for PM Modi...Rediff.com9 Sep 2021
India's Paralympians presented Prime Minister Narendra Modi with an autographed stole on Thursday during a breakfast hosted by him to felicitate the contingent at his residence in New Delhi.
US Open PIX: Djokovic fights back to enter semis; Sakkari, Raducanu advanceRediff.com9 Sep 2021
Images from Day 10 of the 2021 US Open in New York on Thursday.
North Korea suspended from IOC after Tokyo no-showRediff.com8 Sep 2021
North Korea has been suspended from the International Olympic Committee (IOC) until the end of 2022, meaning it will miss out on the Beijing Winter Games, after failing to send a team to the Tokyo Olympics, IOC President Thomas Bach said on Wednesday.
Sports Minister felicitates triumphant ParalympiansRediff.com8 Sep 2021
Thakur lauded her and all others who finished on the podium, presenting them with mementos to honour their feats.
Vinesh Phogat undergoes elbow surgeryRediff.com8 Sep 2021
Star Indian wrestler Vinesh Phogat on Wednesday underwent a surgery on her right elbow, days after pulling out of the World Championship trials in New Delhi.
Soccer: Indian Navy beat Delhi FC in Durand CupRediff.com8 Sep 2021
News of all that transpired on and off the football field
After swinging over 400 points, Sensex ends in redRediff.com8 Sep 2021
Nestle was the top loser in the Sensex pack, shedding over 2 per cent, followed by Maruti, Bajaj Finserv, Bajaj Auto, TCS and L&T. NSE Nifty slipped 8.60 points to 17,353.50.