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Tokyo Olympics: American Swimmers Off To Flying Start Without Michael Phelps

Jul 25, 2021 Associated Press (AP)

USA earned six of 12 medals Sunday on the first morning of finals, showing no signs of slipping even without the most decorated athlete in Olympic history

Welcome 2021: The Year Of The Postponed Tokyo 2020 Olympics

Dec 30, 2020 Agencies

The IOC and Tokyo Olympics organisers will have to start getting specific in the next few months. Though modest by global standards, the coronavirus is surging in Japan with just over 3,000 deaths attributed to COVID-19


Brenton Rickard Caught In Doping, Australia Could Lose 2012 Olympic Medal

CAS said the case between Brenton Rickard and the International Olympic Committee was heard by video link. The court did not set a timeline for a verdict.

Hungarian Teen Kristof Milak Breaks Michael Phelps' Long-Standing World Record, Leaves American Great With A Tinge Of Sadness

Jul 25, 2019 Outlook Web Bureau

Kristof Milak sliced a whopping 0.78 seconds off Michael Phelps's previous 200 metres butterfly world record and in the process, the Hungarian became the first swimmer to go under 1:51 minutes


IPL 2019: Rishabh Pant Teaches Olympic Legend Michael Phelps Cricket

One of the greatest Olympians of all time, Phelps had a fun cricket session with IPL team Delhi Capitals here on Wednesday.

17 August, 2008

Pure Gold

Rohit Mahajan

"Your son will never be able to focus on anything… He's not gifted. Michael can't sit still, Michael can't be quiet, Michael can't focus," Debbie Phelps was told by her son's kindergarten teacher. But, as it turns out, Michael can rock..


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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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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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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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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