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Dutee Chand Contests Odisha Government's Financial Support Declaration

Jul 16, 2020 PTI

Odisha government's statement came a day after Dutee Chand tried to douse the controversy that erupted when she put her BMW car on sale

Complete Nonsense: Dutee Chand's 'Want To Sell My BMW Car' Post Starts Online Debate On Indian 'System'

Jul 15, 2020 Outlook Web Bureau

Citing lack of funds, Indian sprinter Dutee Chand said she wanted to sell one of her cars. But it has since become a massive talking point in social media

Lack Of Funding Forces Dutee Chand To Put BMW Car On Sale

Due to lack of sponsorship and no competitions taking place in the wake of coronavirus pandemic, Dutee Chand is having difficulty raising funds for training

Same-sex Relationship: Dutee Chand Makes Startling Revelation About Family Member

Jul 11, 2020 Outlook Web Bureau

Dutee Chand has been facing the wrath of her family members with her elder sister even threatening to disown her for having a same-sex relationship, but it seems like the Indian sprinter has found her own ammunition

One May Fall In Love Anytime And With Anyone: Dutee Chand On Her Same-Sex Relationship

Dutee Chand, considered the fastest Indian woman right now, has asked those in same-sex relationships to be courageous and stand firm

03 June, 2020

AFI Confirms Khel Ratna Recommendation For Neeraj Chopra; 4 Athletes Nominated For Arjuna Award


A panel formed by the Sports Ministry will shortlist the nominations received from various national federations with the awards to be presented on National Sports Day, August 29

30 May, 2020

Neeraj Chopra Recommended For Khel Ratna By Athletics Federation Of India


The 22-year-old Chopra is the only track and field athlete to be recommended by the AFI for the country's highest sports award this year

18 March, 2020

COVID-19 Shuts Door Of European Competition For Dutee Chand, Worried About Tokyo Olympics Qualification


Dutee Chand was to train and take part in Olympic qualifying events in Germany from March 2 but despite getting the visa and sponsorship, she could not make it there as Europe has now turned into an epicentre of the coronavirus outbreak

29 February, 2020

Khelo India University Games: Dutee Chand Wins 100m, 2nd Gold For Long Distance Runner Narinder Pratap


Dutee Chand, representing Kalinga Institute of Industrial Technology (KIIT), raced ahead to take a massive lead within no time. The national record holder bagged gold with a timing of 11.49 seconds

29 January, 2020

Dutee Chand Hopes To Qualify For Tokyo Olympics In February


Dutee Chand's immediate goal is to make the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games. The qualification mark for the 100m event has been set at 11.15 seconds

14 November, 2019

Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik Congratulates Dutee Chand For Being Named In TIME 100 Next List


India's fastest woman Dutee Chand has been named in the TIME 100 Next, an expansion of the TIME 100 list of the most influential persons in the world

11 October, 2019

National Open Athletics: Dutee Chand Breaks National Record On Way To Gold


A fortnight after failing to reach 100m semis at the World Championships in Doha, Dutee Chand surpassed her previous timing of 11.26s which she had set at the Asian Championships in April this year

24 September, 2019

Dutee Chand Takes Inspiration From 'Sarpanch' Mother, Sprinter Keen To Join Politics

Outlook Web Bureau

Dutee Chand, who is the current national champion in the women’s 100m event, said her family "has been involved in grassroots politics" and she wants to do the same.

09 September, 2019

World Athletics Championships: Hima Das, The Relay Runner, Named Indian Squad; No Neeraj Chopra


The number of athletes announced after a meeting of AFI selection committee will, however, increase after the international body (IAAF) gives confirmation of the likes of World University 100m champion Dutee Chand, who did not meet the qualification mark but is within the required number of competitors for the event

14 August, 2019

Sprinter Dutee Chand Misses Key Races In Germany Ahead Of World Athletics


Dutee Chand had last week requested the External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar to help her get visa so that she could participate in a couple of competitions. On Tuesday, she said despite all help from the government, she failed to make it to the races

28 July, 2019

Sprinter Dutee Chand's Nomination For Arjuna Award, Harbhajan Singh's For Khel Ratna Rejected


Indian sprinter Dutee Chand saw her Arjuna Award nomination get rejected by the Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports due to discrepancies. While, cricketer Harbhajan Singh also saw his Khel Ratna nomination get declined.

17 July, 2019

It Is A Tough Road Ahead, But I Am Not Finished Yet: India Sprinter Dutee Chand


Dutee Chand became the first Indian woman track and field athlete to claim a gold medal in the World Universiade after she won the 100m dash event in Napoli, Italy on July 9.

10 July, 2019

WATCH: Dutee Chand's 100m Gold Medal Sprint In World University Games, President Ram Nath Kovind, Kiren Rijiju Praise Her

Neelav Chakravarti

Dutee Chand bagged the gold medal in 100m of the World University Games, held in Naples. She clocked the race in 11.32 seconds, meanwhile, she also has the national record with 11.24 seconds. Also, President Ram Nath Kovind, Kiren Rijiju congratulated her via Twitter.

Photo Gallery

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.

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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.

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A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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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.

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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.

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