Sports  /  Published 21.09.21

Target Paris, Chirag revels in pressure

Shuttler Chirag Shetty thrives on pressure. It eggs him on to raise the bar. And to try even harder when he falls short of a set target. This mindset has helped him carry on when he and doubles partn...
By Madhumita Ganguly in Calcutta

Sports  /  Published 21.09.21

Anwar, new kid in the boxing ring

In the lanes of Kidderpore a dream was born. It is being nurtured in Dubai and the goal is a gold medal in the 2024 Paris Olympics. That is the story of 20-year-old Faizan Anwar, a welterweight (66kg...
By Elora Sen in Calcutta

India  /  Published 21.09.21

KIIT honours Bhagat, Dutee

The Kalinga Institute of Industrial Technology (KIIT) has decided to name two of its stadiums after Pramod Bhagat, the para-shuttler who won the first gold medal for India in the Tokyo Paralympics, an...
By Our Correspondent in Bhubaneswar

Sports  /  Published 20.09.21

Pranati balances emotions on floor of expectations

Ever since she returned from the Tokyo Olympics, gymnast Pranati Nayak has been battling contradictions within herself. On the one hand, there is pride in having represented her country at the Olympi...
By Madhumita Ganguly in Calcutta

Sports  /  Published 19.09.21

Manika decides to move court

Star table tennis player Manika Batra has moved Delhi High Court against the Table Tennis Federation of India (TTFI) seeking her inclusion in the Indian squad for the Asian Championship, beginning on ...
By Angshuman Roy in Bangalore


Lifestyle  /  Published 15.09.21

Neeraj Chopra floored by Kolkata's Baked Rosogolla and Mishti Doi

Back at Raajkutir, he had three more meals at the heritage look-and-feel restaurant inspired by the zamindari era. Breakfast was Luchi and Sada Aloo Tarkari, “loads of fruits” and waterme...
By Karo Christine Kumar

Lifestyle  /  Published 12.09.21

Raise the bar

Ranadeep Moitra is a strength and conditioning specialist and corrective exercise coach ...
By Ranadeep Moitra

Sports  /  Published 12.09.21

Nadal back home

Rafael Nadal on Saturday said he was recovering at home after receiving treatment in Barcelona for the foot problem that forced him to cut short his 2021 campaign. The 20-time grand slam winner suffe...
By Reuters in Mallorca

India  /  Published 08.09.21

House lauds hockey teams

Odisha legislative Assembly on Tuesday passed a resolution congratulating the Indian Women and Men’s Hockey Teams  for their spectacular performance at the Tokyo Olympics. The Indian ...
By Our Correspondent in Bhubaneswar

Health  /  Published 08.09.21

Tumble Down Free

During the inaugural men’s and women’s street skateboarding finals at the Tokyo Olympics, the best riders in the world fell. Repeatedly. They tumbled off steps and rails, hit the concrete,...
By Gretchen Reynolds


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