During the launch event, dignitaries and members of the Football Delhi gifted footballs to each of the 200+ girls present from underprivileged families
Former India captain Bhaichung Bhutia stressed on the importance of continuously producing quality players for the national team by focussing on the grassroots
Bhaichung Bhutia Football Academy, which is run in partnership with the Vedas International School, achieved 100 per cent pass result
Citing East Bengal's ill-fated tie up with Quess Corp, Bhaichung Bhutia urged ATK-Mohun Bagan to "get professional people and let them run the show"
One of the youngest members of the Indian line-up, Sahal Abdul Samad, who made his debut in the 2019 Kings Cup, has impressed coach Igor Stimac and Sunil Chhetri with his dribbling and passing abilities
Bhaichung Bhutia is among 50 past and present football stars who featured in #WeWillWin campaign of FIFA
Bhaichung Bhutia retired in 2011, after being Indian football's poster-boy for more than a decade
The #BreakTheChain campaign features some of Asia's biggest names in football, sharing inspiring messages of solidarity and timely reminders on the best health practices and guidelines put in place by the World Health Organization (WHO)
Bajrang Punia, who had won the gold medal in the 65 kg freestyle wrestling event at the Asian Games 2018, has been nominated for the country's highest sporting honour - Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna award.
India crashed to an 18-run defeat to New Zealand at Old Trafford in their Cricket World Cup semifinal fixture. Former India football captain Bhaichung Bhutia feels that India was not a bad team.
While the International Cricket Council (ICC) insists that MS Dhoni should not wear the gloves with the Army insignia, Kiren Rijiju, Suresh Raina and several other sportspersons have supported the #DhoniKeepTheGlove movement on social media.
Bhutia, who as India’s legendary footballer, took more than two decades to chart his meteoritic rise to stardom, was on May 23 felled by the voters of Sikkim.
In April 2018, Baichung Bhutia had announced that he was forming his own party, Humro Sikkim Party (HSP).
His departure from TMC can be seen in the light of further carrying out political aspirations in Sikkim-his home state.
The footballer had contested elections twice as a Trinamool Congress candidate and lost both times.
After 1986, when Diego Maradona stole the show with his magical performance, no other player has dominated a World Cup as much as Zidane did this time.
The Indian skipper opines the country needs to play more tournaments abroad to improve its FIFA ranking
A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.PTI Photo
Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.PTI Photo
A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.PTI Photo
Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
He would take his colour, brushes and canvas outside to paint and talk with his love. He would stand close to the window and paint, keeping an eye on his muse.
They say the violin mimics the human sound. In his case, it was that of love, of longing. He didn’t know any other way of loving.
Younger people do not have much progressive beliefs; a 2017 survey found that one-third of young people opposed inter-caste marriage.
The pandemic has made it clear that virtual learning is here to stay. In the West, the big question is whether it will dilute the quality of the college experience and education. In India, which grapples with digital divide, the question remains whether this will reach most people at all.
Even after two years of the Covid-19 pandemic, many 'informed' individuals in India continue to deny the virus with unscientific claims and unfounded data. The latest? Omicron will end the pandemic.
Across Asia there are deeply entrenched obstacles to a mode of higher education that is liberal in multiple senses – disciplinary and epistemological but also social and political.
The two incidents in the recent past, one in Mon district of Nagaland and the other at Lakhimpur Kheri in Uttar Pradesh, undermined the core principles democracy and federalism.