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Queen to miss Commonwealth Games in India

The Queen will not attend the Commonwealth Games in India in October, Buckingham Palace has confirmed. It will be the first time in decades she will not be at the sporting event – previously she has attended at some point during the games, either for the opening or closing ceremony. Prince Charles will represent the Royal Family instead. Buckingham Palace ... Read More »

Commonwealth Games 2010: The ballooning budget

When work on the Commonwealth Games began in 2006 the mega budget  was Rs 22,000 crore. Four years later the budget is Rs 30,000 crore. It has swollen by nearly 40 per cent forcing the Delhi government to increase taxes and roll back crucial subsidies.Naturally, everyone wants to know what went wrong. Sources tell NDTV that some of it is ... Read More »

India wins two gold at Commonwealth Championship

New Delhi: India won gold at the Commonwealth Shooting Championship in New Delhi on Friday when Gagan Narang and PT Raghunath took the top spot in the men’s 10m air rifle event. Gagan shot a score of 599 which is the new meet record while Raghunath scored 594 points. .Read Full Story From Author Read More »