Posts Tagged ‘commonwealth games’

Games Village not up to standard, contingents concerned over living quarters

Tuesday, September 21, 2010 15:24

President of the Commonwealth Games Federation Michael Fennel has, in a letter to the cabinet Secretary K M Chandrashekar, expressed his concern over the preparation of the Games Village.

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PSUs likely to say no; corporates may chip in with sponsorship for CWG

Sunday, August 22, 2010 19:49

The New Delhi Commonwealth Games, which is suffering a lot from all the corruption allegations, has received yet another setback.

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Tardiness in CWG preparations could affect India’s Olympics chances

Thursday, August 12, 2010 20:02

Fears are being expressed from several quarters that the organization or lack of it surrounding the Commonwealth games could be detrimental to India’s standing and may jeopardize the country’s chances of hosting the Olympics any time soon.

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Delhi CM assures successful completion of Commonwealth Games preparations

Sunday, August 1, 2010 20:12

Although several projects connected with the Commonwealth games have been facing delays, the Chief Minister of Delhi has given assurances that everything will be completed as planned and that the city would make India proud. She said that this would be the best Games ever.

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England denies media reports that it is pulling out of Delhi Commonwealth Games 2010

Saturday, January 2, 2010 8:19

England has denied media reports that it might withdraw from the Commonwealth Games to be held in New Delhi in October 2010 over security concerns.

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Commonwealth Games 2010: Delhi Chief Minister warns contractors who delay projects in Delhi

Wednesday, December 23, 2009 6:53

New Delhi: Chief Minister of Delhi Sheila Dikshit has warned the contractors of the Commonwealth Games whose projects are getting delayed that they will not only be blacklisted but also will face ‘‘other contractual actions.’’

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Commonwealth Games Village officials fined for allowing dengue-causing mosquitoes to breed

Wednesday, November 11, 2009 14:58

New Delhi: The Municipal Corporation of Delhi (MCD) has imposed fines on the officials at the Commonwealth Games Village for having allowed water to stagnate on its construction sites.

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Delhi Commonwealth Games 2010 to get four-tier security cordon

Thursday, October 22, 2009 8:14

Delhi will have a 4-layer security cordon for the Commonwealth Games to be held on October 3-14, 2010, covering all the venues, including the various sporting facilities and the Games Village.

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Kalmadi and IOA reject Commonwealth Games Federation’s proposal for monitoring panel, wants CEO Hooper sacked

Friday, October 16, 2009 7:58

The face-off between the Commonwealth Games Federation and the Commonwealth Games 2010 Organising Committee has taken a turn for the worse with the committee rejecting the Commonwealth Games Federation’s proposal to set up an independent monitoring committee to oversee the preparations for the Delhi Games and also demanding that Mike Hooper, chief executive officer of the event, be sacked forthwith.

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Commonwealth Games Federation delegates OK with Delhi Games Village, sporting facilities lacking

Friday, October 9, 2009 17:25

Commonwealth Games Federation team happy with Delhi Games Village, not so happy with sporting facilities.

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