Ace Indian marksman Gagan Narang, who claimed four golds in Delhi Commonwealth Games, said he does not regret missing the chance to complete his quota of six yellow metals in the October 3-14 mega-event.
The CVC has widened its probe into the alleged financial and administrative irregularities related to the Commonwealth Games and put purchase of medical equipment and selection of tainted project officers for the sporting event among others under its scanner.
The Group of Ministers for the Delhi Games will hold its first post-Games meeting today to look into aspects like work allocated to different government agencies, such as the Delhi Development Authority, and where they failed. Costing the nation dear
A day after the PM's felicitation of Commonwealth Games medal winners left out Suresh Kalmadi, it was the turn of his political boss, Sonia Gandhi, to leave him out. HT
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Commonwealth Games Organising Committee chairman Suresh Kalmadi has said he is ready to provide all support to the committee set up by Prime Minister Manmohan Singh to probe complaints of irregularities in the Games preparations.
Relieved that "no one has found anything negative about security" measures for the just concluded Commonwealth Games, Home Minister P Chidambaram today said the mega event had led to a "better" outlook among Delhiites towards security personnel and safety rules.
The Al Qaeda-Lashkar-e-Tayyeba combine had armed terrorists to blow their way into a Commonwealth Games venue for a 26/11 Mumbai-style attack, another set had been trained to use paragliders to mount an aerial attack and hackers from around the world - particularly China - made hundreds of attempts to bring down the Games websites. Aloke Tikku
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Prime Minister Manmohan Singh today met the Indian medal winners in the Commonwealth Games from which Organising Committee Chairman Suresh Kalmadi and its members were kept out.
After an impressive show at the recent Commonwealth Games, it was time for cash awards and a pat on the back from Defence Minister A K Antony for the Armed Forces sportsmen.
Doping continued to dog the Commonwealth Games as Nigerian runner Folashade Abugan was today stripped off her women's 400m and 4x400m relay silver medals in the just-concluded event after testing positive for a banned anabolic steroid.
The last day of the XIX Commonwealth Games proved to be full of good news for Indian fans as two gold medals in badminton, along with a silver in men's hockey and two bronze medals in table-tennis took India's medals' tally to over 100.
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Most people believed that the preparations would go on until the end, much like what happens before an Indian wedding. But just like everything comes together seamlessly on D-Day for the wedding parties, so it was for the Commonwealth Games. Moonmoon Ghosh
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