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Lovlina Borgohain

Olympians And Paralympians Emphasizes On The Importance Of Fitness

Jan 12, 2022 Outlook Web Desk

"If you take out 30 minutes in the day to exercise your body will remain fit and you can fight a lot of diseases," Manpreet said.

Higher And Stronger, India's Olympic Medallists Make Their New Year 2022 Wishes

Jan 01, 2022 Aditya Kumar

After an eventful 2021 that included Tokyo Olympics, India's top sportspersons face a challenging 2022. Their dreams and aspirations remain as high as ever.


Year In Review 2021: From Gabba Cricket Test Win To Tokyo Olympics Hockey Bronze - 10 Memorable Moments For India

After sporting events in 2020 were hampered by coronavirus, 2021 saw major events like the Tokyo Olympics being staged. Indian athletes, especially the Paralympians, shone in Tokyo 2020 but cricket was not to be left behind.

Year In Review 2021: Neeraj Chopra's Golden Finish To Shooters Firing Blanks, Tokyo 2020 Was A Mixed Bag For India

Dec 18, 2021 Koushik Paul

India won a record seven medals at Tokyo 2020. The returns could have been much better if the shooters and archers performed true to their potential. Here are the 10 highlights from India's Tokyo Olympics campaign in 2021.


National Sports Awards 2021: Neeraj Chopra, Mithali Raj Among Stars Honoured By President Ram Nath Kovind

An unprecedented 12 sportspersons were presented with India's highest sporting honour, the Major Dhyan Chand Khel Ratna.

11 November, 2021

With Women's Boxing World Championships Postponed; Trials 'All But Certain'

PTI

The marquee global showpiece was scheduled from December 4 to 18 but got postponed due to the COVID-19 situation in Istanbul.


09 November, 2021

Women’s Boxing World Championships Set To Be Postponed Due To Covid-19 Pandemic In Turkey

PTI

Turkey logged 27,824 COVID cases on Monday. The country also reported 187 deaths on the day. The surge in cases has been attributed to the delta variant of the virus.


07 November, 2021

Bhaskar Bhatt Set To Become Senior Women's Boxing Team's Head Coach

PTI

The AIBA Women's World Championships is scheduled to take place in Istanbul in December.


27 October, 2021

National Sports Awards: Neeraj Chopra, Lovlina Borgohain, Sunil Chhetri Recommended For Khel Ratna

PTI

PR Sreejesh, Mithali Raj, Pramod Bhagat, Sumit Antil, Avani Lekhara, Krishna Nagar and M Narwal were also recommended for the Major Dhyanchand Khel Ratna by the selection committee.


18 October, 2021

Mary Kom To Skip Boxing Nationals; To Focus On World Championships

PTI

Mary Kom, who is a six-time world champion, is training for the women's World Championships to be held in December in Istanbul.


05 October, 2021

Lovlina Borgohain Gets Direct Entry In Indian Team For World Boxing Championships

PTI

The national boxing championships will be held in Hisar from October 21 and the champions will make the cut for the worlds' squad.


28 September, 2021

‘Stressed’ Women’s Boxing High-Performance Director Raffaele Bergamasco To Fly Back To Italy

PTI

According to Bergamasco, he has been waiting for a month now writing several emails but there is no communication from the BFI.


12 August, 2021

Lovlina Borgohain Arrives Home To Hero's Welcome, Apologises For Not Winning Boxing Gold Medal At Tokyo Olympics

Outlook Web Bureau

Lovlina Borgohain is the first woman Olympian from Assam. She won a bronze medal in the women's 69kg boxing event at Tokyo Olympics


09 August, 2021

Boxer Lovlina Borgohain To Start Afresh For Paris 2024 Olympics, Says Tokyo 2020 'Done And Dusted'

PTI

Lovlina Borgohain became only the third Indian boxer to finish on the Olympic podium, joining two of the biggest icons in Indian boxing -- Mary Kom and Vijender Singh


09 August, 2021

India's Tokyo Olympics High - No Better Religion Than This To Unify A Medal-Thirsty Nation

Jayanta Oinam

There were many misses but India won a record seven medals at Tokyo 2020. Neeraj Chopra's gold sent the country delirious with joy and pride


04 August, 2021

Lovlina Borgohain Says Sad At Not Winning Gold At Tokyo Olympics But Will Celebrate Bronze With Vacation

PTI

Borgohain, 23, lost 0-5 in the welterweight (69kg) semifinals to reigning world champion Busenaz Surmeneli of Turkey


04 August, 2021

Lovlina Borgohain Boxed Out, Settles For Tokyo Olympics Bronze

Outlook Web Bureau

Turkey's Busenaz Surmeneli proved to be too strong for Lovlina who received two standing counts in a physical bout


03 August, 2021

Indians At Tokyo Olympics On August 4: Ravi Kumar Dahiya Eyes Wrestling Gold, Women's Hockey Team Lose - Highlights

Jayanta Oinam

Javelin thrower Neeraj Chopra enters the final, while boxer Lovlina Borgohain settles for bronze. Catch Tokyo Olympics highlights here


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.

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
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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.

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Jan 08, 2022 Rakhi Bose

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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.

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Nagaland To Lakhimpur Kheri: Rights, Regimes And Restitutions in Times Of Turbulence

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.

Dec 28, 2021 Tanvir Aeijaz