Tuesday May 7
Sovereign state US has the right to decide on visa says NRAI official
'Sayed Wajid Ali was interviewed in the US Embassy and he was told in the embassy that they will process it and after which there was no news about it,' said Rajiv Bhatia, Secretary of the National Rifle Association of India told this citizen journalist.
The Times of India
Indian shooting coach denied US visa
NEW DELHI: India's pistol shooters competing in the ISSF World Cup in Fort Benning, USA will be without the services of coach Sayed Wajid Ali as he has been denied visa to travel for the May 4-13 tournament.
Khel Ratna for Vijay, Yogeshwar; 25 to get Arjuna awards
"Normally only one award of Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna is given every year to an individual sportsperson.