Epaper
Follow us:
Home > Topic > Commonwealth
    Commonwealth

    Commonwealth

    Australia, officially the Commonwealth of Australia, is a sovereign country comprising the mainland of the Australian continent, the island of Tasmania, and numerous smaller islands.

    Read more
    Maldives re-admitted into Commonwealth
    International

    Maldives re-admitted into Commonwealth

    Small island nation Maldives officially re-joined the Commonwealth on Saturday, it was announced by Commonwealth Secretariat. It joined the Commonwealth in 1982, and withdrew its membership in 2016.

    Prince Harry says he had no option but to snap royal ties
    International

    Prince Harry says he had no option but to snap royal ties

    UK's Prince Harry has said that he had "no other option" but to "step back" from his life as a member of the British royal family.

    Commonwealth signs pact to reduce violence against women
    National

    Commonwealth signs pact to reduce violence against women

    The Commonwealth has announced a new partnership designed to reduce domestic violence in member countries, including India.

    CGF delegates to meet IOA officials over exclusion of shooting from Commonwealth Games
    International

    CGF delegates to meet IOA officials over exclusion of shooting from Commonwealth Games

    Delegates of Commonwealth Games Federation will be meeting the officials of Indian Olympic Association on November 14 to discuss the exclusion of shooting from the Commonwealth Games, a source within the IOA confirmed on Friday.

    I've skies to achieve, says Odisha model adjudged second runner-up in Miss British Empire 2019
    National

    I've skies to achieve, says Odisha model adjudged second runner-up in Miss British Empire 2019

    Odisha girl Shefali Udgata arrived home after securing the second runner-up position at the 'Miss British Empire 2019' beauty pageant held in Sri Lanka.

    Bajrang Punia roped in as brand ambassador of Mobil India
    Other Sports

    Bajrang Punia roped in as brand ambassador of Mobil India

    Mobil India has announced its association with wrestling champion Bajrang Punia as the new brand ambassador for its commercial vehicle lubricants' segment.

    Reform WTO, resist protectionism: Commonwealth ministers
    Business

    Reform WTO, resist protectionism: Commonwealth ministers

    Trade ministers from across the Commonwealth made a commitment to resist all forms of protectionism, and to work urgently together towards reforming the World Trade Organisation (WTO), which sets the global rules for international trade.

    India has vital role to play at CWG: CGF
    Other Sports

    India has vital role to play at CWG: CGF

    The Commonwealth Games Federation on Friday said India has a vital role to play at the Games and they will address the dropping of shooting from the 2022 edition when they visit the country in mid-November.

    IOA writes to regional VP Commonwealth Sport over exclusion of shooting
    International

    IOA writes to regional VP Commonwealth Sport over exclusion of shooting

    Indian Olympic Association's Secretary General Rajeev Mehta has written to regional Vice-President of Commonwealth Sports Chris Chan over the exclusion of shooting from the event in 2022.

    IOA backs Batra's stand on shooting after CGF Asia cries foul
    Other Sports

    IOA backs Batra's stand on shooting after CGF Asia cries foul

    Indian Olympic Association (IOA) President Narinder Batra has time and again made his displeasure known after shooting was removed from the 2022 Commonwealth Games, but the move was criticised in the recently held CGF Asia Regional Meeting in Rwanda. But IOA General Secretary has written back to Regional Vice-President (Asia) Chris Chan and said that India condemns the statement challenging the rights of the IOA chief.

    Most Popular Stories