Saikhom Mirabai Chanu
Opinion  /  Published 10.08.22

Letters to the editor: The looming danger of nuclear muscle flexing

Critical lesson   Sir — The brutalities of World War II are recalled every year in August on the anniversaries of the nuclear bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki in 1945. These incidents n...
By The Telegraph

Gallery  /  Published 06.08.22

CWG 2022: Our golden kids

The prestigious sporting event at Birmingham continues to enthral fans from all over and the Indian participants are leaving no stone unturned to add to the tally of gold medals - here's looking back...
By Our Web Desk in Calcutta

Sports  /  Published 04.08.22

Got lot of love from India: Pak's Butt

As soon as Nooh Dastagir Butt won Pakistan's first gold medal at this edition of the Commonwealth Games, one of the first persons to lend a congratulatory hand was none other than Indian superstar...
By PTI in Birmingham

Opinion  /  Published 04.08.22

Regency-era literature continues to hold sway over audiences

Love lost Sir — Regency-era literature, set in early-19th-century Britain, continues to hold sway over audiences. These stories are characterised by embellished attires, pastoral settings and p...
By The Telegraph

Sports  /  Published 01.08.22

Paris target for silver girl

Bindyarani Devi had to switch from taekwondo to weightlifting because of her short height, but she would not regret after standing tall with a silver medal in the women’s 55kg category of the Co...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Calcutta, Birmingham


Sports  /  Published 01.08.22

Jeremy’s joy of gold comes through pain

Battle vs cramps Watched on by her idol Mirabai Chanu, who herself won a gold on Saturday, Jeremy dominated the snatch section, but the stiff competition in clean and jerk made it a thrilling contest...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Birmingham

Gallery  /  Published 31.07.22

India at CWG: Day 3

Lots to cheer for as India win two medals in weightlifting including one and hopes rise ...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in Calcutta

Sports  /  Published 31.07.22

CWG 2022: Mirabai, Bindyarani shine

With the 116kg clean and jerk lift, which was also her personal best, Bindyarani smashed the Games record.  Nigeria's Adijat Adenike Olarinoye also obliterated the Games record in snatch and ...
By The Telegraph in Birmingham

India  /  Published 30.07.22

Modi hails Mirabai

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday congratulated star weightlifter Mirabai Chanu on winning a gold medal in the Commonwealth Games, and said her success inspires several Indians, especially budd...
By PTI in New Delhi

Sports  /  Published 30.07.22

Mirabai wins India's first gold at CWG 2022

Mirabai Chanu bossed the 49kg field as expected to defend her Commonwealth Games title and give India the first gold medal of the Birmingham edition here on Saturday. The Olympic silver medallist agg...
By PTI in Birmingham


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