Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday appreciated the people and government of Tamil Nadu for being “excellent” hosts for the 44th Chess Olympiad and congratulated the Indian teams for winning bronze model in their categories. “The people and government of Tamil Nadu have been excellent hosts of the 44th Chess Olympiad. I would like to appreciate them for welcoming the world and showcasing our… Continue reading "Modi appreciates Tamilnadu for being ‘excellent’ host"
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The 44th FIDE Chess Olympiad drew to a close here on Tuesday amid extravagant cultural events held at the Nehru Indoor Stadium, with India’s ‘B’ team settled for a bronze medal in the Open section. Presiding over the closing ceremony, Chief Minister M K Stalin said the state government has been implementing several schemes under the ‘Dravidian model,’ to make… Continue reading "Government is set to expand scheme of purchasing modern sports equipment: Stalin"
With a good mix of experienced elite players, debutants and promising prodigies, six Indian teams, comprising 30 players, are all set to begin their challenge at the 44th edition of the Chess Olympiad, which kick-started in Mamallapuram on Thursday. The event was inaugurated by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday. Tamil Nadu Chief Minister MK Stalin, Governor RN Ravi also… Continue reading "Modi inaugurates 44th Chess Olympiad in a grand event"
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate the 44th Chess Olympiad here on Thursday, with the marquee event being hosted by India for the first time. Tamil Nadu Governor R N Ravi, Chief Minister M K Stalin and Union Minister for Youth Affairs and Sports Anurag Thakur among others will be present during the opening ceremony at the Jawaharlal Nehru Indoor… Continue reading "Chennai all set for Chess Olympiad inauguration"