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Sony invests $250 million in Fortnite maker Epic Games

San Francisco, July 10 | Sony on Friday announced it has made a strategic investment of $250 million to acquire a minority interest in...

‘Alex Rider’: Spy games that schoolboys play (IANS Review; Rating: *...

"Alex Rider" (series streaming on SonyLIV); Cast: Otto Farrant, Stephen Dillane, Haluk Bilginer, Vicky McClure, Andrew Buchan, Brenock O'Connor; Created by: Guy Burt; Rating:...

Dier banned for 4 games for jumping into crowd in FA...

London, July 8 | Tottenham Hotspur midfielder Eric Dier on Wednesday was banned for four matches after he jumped into the stands and chased...

Microsoft Xbox Series X games event to take place on July...

San Francisco, July 7 | Microsoft has announced an Xbox Series X games online event for July 23 that would focus on games rather...

Apple purges over 4,500 games from China App Store

Beijing, July 5 | Apple has removed at least 4,500 games from China's App Store under the pressure from the Chinese government to comply...

Apple blocks updates on thousands of iPhone games on China App...

San Francisco, July 1 | Apple has reportedly stopped updating thousands of mobile games on the China App Store under the pressure from the...

Using this period to rejuvenate & prepare from scratch for Tokyo...

Jalandhar, June 30 | Defender and drag-flicker Varun Kumar believes the time off from the sport will help him in recharging his batteries for...

Mann Ki Baat: PM Modi stresses on importance of indoor games

New Delhi, June 28 | Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday stressed on the importance of indoor games in India, saying these traditional games...

We’re behind Real but eight games are still left, says Setien

Barcelona, June 22 | Barcelona manager Quique Setien feels they are still in the title hunt despite being behind Real Madrid in the Spanish...

4th Asian Youth Para Games to be held in Bahrain in...

Dubai, June 17 | The Asian Paralympic Committee (APC) on Wednesday announced that the fourth Asian Youth Para Games will...

Team India lacks belief in knockout games, feels Gambhir

New Delhi, June 13 | Former cricketer Gautam Gambhir believes the current Indian team lacks belief while playing in the knockout stages of...

Tokyo Olympics organisers agree to “simplified” Games next year

Tokyo, June 10 | The Tokyo 2020 organising committee and the International Olympic Committee (IOC) has agreed to hold a simplified Olympics next year...

Stadia Pro members to get 6 new free games in June

San Francisco, May 30 | Google has revealed that Stadia Pro members will get six bonus games in June, or twice as many as...

IOC approves revised weightlifting qualification system for Tokyo Games

Lausanne, May 30 | The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has approved the International Weightlifting Federations (IWF) revised Olympic qualifying system for Tokyo Games, which...

Sony to reveal first few PlayStation 5 games on June 3

San Francisco, May 29 | Sony is reportedly planning to unveil its first set of PlayStation 5 (PS5) games on June 3.While the June...

Final decision on Tokyo Oly won’t be made in Oct, says...

Tokyo, May 29 | Tokyo 2020 CEO Toshiro Muto said here on Thursday that October is not the time for the Olympics organizers to...

We utter nonsense: Chhetri fears what fans might hear during closed-door...

New Delhi, May 29 | The Bundesliga in Germany has resumed behind closed doors while both the Premier League in England and La Liga...

Goa unwilling to host National Games due to Covid-19: CM

Panaji, May 28 | Goa is not willing to host the National Games this year on account of the Covid-19 pandemic, according to Chief...

IOC approves updated ISSF shooting qualification system for Tokyo Games

Munich, May 27 | An updated qualification system for sports shooting for the Tokyo Olympic Games has been approved by the International Olympic Committee...

BCCI says fans’ safety priority, ready for ‘closed door games’

By Baidurjo BhoseNew Delhi, May 23 | Union Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju has made it clear that under present circumstances, the country should be...

Consumer spend on video games surges in April in US

San Francisco, May 23 | Consumer spending in US on video games surged further in April, touching $1.5 billion and making a new record...

Chinese marathon runner Duo Bujie eyes top-8 finish at Tokyo Games

Beijing, May 22 | Boosted by his recent half marathon victory in the national team testing event, Chinese runner Duo Bujie vows to maintain...

Consumers spend $10.8bn on video games in US in Q1, Nintendo...

San Francisco, May 16 | Consumers spent a record time buying video games in January-March quarter in the US as shelter-in-place came into force...

Cyprus suspends all remaining games in football league

Nicosia, May 15 | The Cyprus Football Association (CFA) decided on Friday to suspend all pending games in the Cyprus football league, citing security...

Microsoft to bring 13 new games to Xbox Series X

San Francisco, May 8 | Microsoft has revealed that 13 games are coming to its Xbox Series X console with its launch this winter. The...

Kipruto is Kenya’s hope to end 10,000m jinx at Olympic Games

Nairobi, May 3 | World 10,000m bronze medalist Rhonex Kipruto has given Kenya fresh hope to end their jinx to win the race at...

National Games: Goa government seeks clarification from IOA

Panaji, April 28 | The Goa government has sought clarification from the Indian Olympic Association on the future course of action to be taken...

ECB receive offers from NZC, CA to host England domestic games

London, April 25 | With England suspending all forms of professional cricket till July 1 due to the COVID-19 outbreak, the board has received...

Doha, Riyadh to bid for hosting 2030 Asian Games

New Delhi, April 23 | The right to host the 2030 Asian Games will come down to a bidding war between bitter neighbours Qatar...

No chance of further postponing Tokyo Olympics: Games chief

Tokyo, April 23 | There are no plans in place for a second postponement of the Tokyo Olympics, Games organisers have said.The 2020 Olympics...

Delayed World Games gets new logo and moniker

New York, April 23 | The World Games to be held in Birmingham, Alabama -- which have been delayed due to the coronavirus outbreak...

Video games sales soar in US as people stay home

New York, April 22 | With schools closed and people sheltering at home, the sale of video games surged in the US in March...

‘Tokyo Games not rescheduled to 2022 out of management concerns’

Beijing, April 21 | The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has explained that the Tokyo Olympic Games were scheduled to 2021 instead of 2022 because...

Disappointment of Tokyo Games postponement is behind us: Sushila Chanu

Bengaluru, April 21 | Indian women's hockey team mid-fielder Sushila Chanu has insisted that the team has left behind the disappointment of the postponement...

Apple Arcade adds 2 new games

San Francisco, April 19 | Apple's subscription-based gaming service Arcade has added two new games - deep sea adventure 'Beyond Blue' by E-Line Media...

Sony providing free games to PS4 owners to beat COVID-19 blues

San Francisco, April 16 | Sony Interactive Entertainment has announced a 'Play At Home' initiative, which will give PS4 users two free games regardless...

Team doing post-mortem of previous games amid lockdown, reveals Sreejesh

By Aakash KumarBengaluru, April 13 | Veteran Indian goalkeeper P.R. Sreejesh has been left disappointed with the postponement of Tokyo Olympic Games due to...

Stop Union ministers from playing dirty games: Mamata to PM

Kolkata, April 11 | Taking her battle with the state BJP to the Prime Minister's door, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Saturday...

Video games boost visual attention of expert players

Beijing, April 11 | Long-term experience of action real-time strategy games such as World of Warcraft, Age of Empires, and Total War can cause...

Most venues for 2022 Asian Games to be completed this year,...

Hangzhou, April 11 | Construction on 42 of the 58 venues and auxiliary facilities for the 2022 Asian Games in Hangzhou is scheduled to...

No guarantee even for 2021 Games, says Tokyo Games CEO

Tokyo, April 11 | Tokyo Games chief executive has said he cannot guarantee if the Olympics, which have been postponed by a year in...

World Athletics C’ships moved ahead to avoid clash with Tokyo Games

Paris, April 9 | The World Athletics Championships have been rescheduled to 15-24 July in 2022, following the postponement of the Tokyo Olympic and...

Postponing the Games represents a big challenge: IOC

New Delhi, April 7 | Postponing of Tokyo Olympics 2020 has thrown a huge challenge to the International Olympic Committee (IOC), who will now...

Robot triplets unveiled as Hangzhou 2022 Asian Games mascots

Hangzhou, April 3 | Three sporty robots representing the UNESCO World Heritage sites of Hangzhou in eastern China were on Friday unveiled as the...

Asian Youth Games to be held in China in November 2021

New Delhi, April 1 | The Olympic Council of Asia (OCA) on Wednesday said that the coastal city of Shantou in southern China will...

Paytm First Games triples user base amid COVID-19 lockdown

New Delhi, April 1 | India's leading gaming destination Paytm First Games on Wednesday announced it has seen a 200 per cent increase in...

Chengdu Games to maintain summer timing after Oly new dates

Lausanne, March 31 | The International University Sports Federation (FISU) voiced its support on Tuesday for the revised dates for Tokyo 2020 Olympic...

Star Sports will bring to fans 50 of the greatest IPL...

Mumbai, March 28 | With live cricket put on hold, Star Sports brings back the best matches of the IPL to help fans relive...

Albert Rop, Asian Games silver medallist, banned for doping

Nairobi, March 28 | Asian Games 5,000m silver medallist Albert Rop, who ditched his Kenyan passport to run for Bahrain, has been banned from...

Google to launch 3 new Stadia Pro games on April 1

San Francisco, March 26 | US-based search engine giant Google has revealed that its subscription-based game service "Stadia" will add three more games...

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Amid volatility, Sensex trims major gains, RIL at new high

Mumbai, July 13 | The Indian stock market trimmed most of its initial gains on Monday in a largely volatile trade session.The BSE Sensex,...