Boria Majumdar, Nalin Mehta narrate tales of India’s Olympic stars in new book
In their upcoming book, Dreams of a Billion: India and the Olympic Games, Boria Majumdar and Nalin Mehta narrate the tales of India’s Olympic stars. Here are the edited excerpts from the book.
In a first, Delhi Development Authority sells CWG Village flats at 30% discount
DDA was trying to sell about 120 premium flats in Commonwealt...
Inspired at home: Vinesh Phogat credits cousins Geeta and Babita for breaking stereotypes, giving women wrestlers confidence
The 25-year-old is gearing up for the Tokyo Olympics.
Narinder Batra's call to boycott the Commonwealth Games is wrong and right
Boycotting CWG isn’t the correct approach but what the IOA president said about monetary reward to athletes should be discussed in detail
PV Sindhu has kept an empty space in her cabinet for Olympic gold
The shuttler has been recommended for Padma Bhushan recently.
Women’s cricket at the 2022 Commonwealth Games: A leap forward
The success of women’s cricket at the 2022 Commonwealth Games could pave way for a shot at winning the holy sporting grail.
Women's T20 cricket included in the 2022 Commonwealth Games
The inclusion of Women's T20 within the Commonwealth Games continues the ICC's commitment to support the global growth of the women's game.
Government focussed on identification of merit, eliminating nepotism in sports: Modi
The Prime Minister is making the case for India being a sports powerhouse, and eliminating nepotism in the field to take the country further in all arenas of sport - as he campaigns for the BJP in Haryana
Olympian Achanta Sharath Kamal is a fan of Germany's no-speed limit highways; wants to drive a Rolls-Royce Phantom to an award ceremony
Kamal would name his car 'Ace'.
Wrestler, tik tok star among BJP's women candidates in Haryana polls
Prem Lata, wife of former Union Minister Birender Singh and mother of Hisar MP Brijendera Singh, is seeking re-election from Uchana Kalan assembly constituency.
Commonwealth Games 2010 changed Delhi, tripped Sheila Dikshit
Government insiders said Sheila was “saddened” by the inquiry. She believed that CWG had produced many “proud moments” but had been reduced to a “contentious issue”.
'No space for shooting in 2022 CWG' despite India's boycott threat
Commonwealth Games Federation (CGF) Louise Martin has insisted that shooting will not be a part of the 2022 edition to be held in Birmingham despite threat from India to boycott the Games.
Rahul Aware takes bronze as India enjoy best ever show at World Wrestling Championship
Aware outclassed Tyler Lee Graff, the 2017 Pan- America champion, 11-4 in the 61kg bronze play-off to take India's tally to five medals.
Tokyo via Nur-Sultan
Vinesh Phogat becomes first Indian wrestler to secure 2020 Olympics quota, also wins bronze — her maiden medal at the Worlds
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