MUMBAI: The apex global governing body for the game of chess, the FIDE is keeping a close eye on the All India Chess Federation (AICF) and its controversies such as banning players and de-recognising several state chess federations, IANS reports.
Sep 17, 2018 12:09
KOLKATA: India is all set to host its first ever world event in chess as the tournament is set to take place at one of the cultural hubs in the city, the Indian Council for Cultural Relations, from 9 to 14 November. It has also confirmed Tata Steel as its principal sponsor and will be known as ‘Tata Steel Chess India’.
Apr 23, 2018 15:04
MUMBAI: Shreyas Royal, a 9-year-old chess prodigy from India residing in the UK, could find it difficult to continue there since his father’s work visa is set to expire.
Dec 18, 2017 10:12
CHENNAI: The All India Chess Federation (AICF) will merge India’s two National championships — the Challengers and the Premiers.
Dec 14, 2017 09:12
MUMBAI: IIFL Investment Managers, one of the country’s largest wealth management firms, on Wednesday announced it would develop junior sport in the country by building independent Asian and global ranking properties across three sports - chess, golf and tennis - under their corporate social responsibility (CSR) initiative with EKA (pronounced, ek).