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Yearender 2021: Big Little Sunil Chhetri Sparks In Quite Year For Indian Football

Dec 29, 2021 Abhishek Hore

India won a record-extending eighth SAFF Championship title but for a nation seeking to relive its glory days and re-establish itself on the big stage, a triumph in a regional tournament is not something it would like to contend with.

Pele Released From Hospital, 'Will Continue Having Treatment On The Colon Tumor'

Dec 24, 2021 Associated Press (AP)

Pele, 81, was hospitalized at the start of December for sessions of chemotherapy. He was also previously hospitalized for almost a month after having surgery to remove the tumor.

Pele 'Having Small Chemotherapy Sessions,' To Remain In Hospital For 'A Few Days'

Edson Arantes do Nascimento, popularly known as Pele, was brought to the Albert Einstein hospital this week for chemotherapy sessions to treat the tumor found during routine exams at the end of August.

Pele Hospitalised Again: Football Great To Be Treated For Colon Tumor

Dec 08, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

Pele removed a tumor from his colon on September 4 and spent days in intensive care after the surgery. Regarded as the greatest football player ever, he won the 1958, 1962 and 1970 World Cups.

Sunil Chhetri Sets New Goal After Equalling Pele Feat, Says 'Hope To Keep Playing And Scoring' For India

Sunil Chhetri goal helped India beat Nepal 1-0 and saved the seven-time champions from elimination in the 2021 SAFF Championship.

11 October, 2021

Sunil Chhetri Equals Pele Record As India Beat Nepal To Keep SAFF Championship Hopes Alive

Jayanta Oinam

Captain Sunil Chhetri scored his 77th international goal as seven-time champions India survived the Nepalese test in the 2021 South Asian Football Federation (SAFF) Championship.

01 October, 2021

Brazil Football Legend Pele Leaves Hospital After Weeks

Associated Press (AP)

The 80-year-old Pele underwent tumor surgery from his colon on September 4 and spent days in the Intensive Care Unit.

29 September, 2021

Pele To Leave Hospital After Colon Operation: Reveals Daughter

Associated Press (AP)

The 80-year-old Pele removed a tumor from his colon on September 4 and spent days in intensive care after the surgery.

18 September, 2021

Pele 'Recovering Well' After Surgery: Daughter

Associated Press (AP)

She however did not comment on local media reports saying the 80-year-old Edson Arantes do Nascimento is back in intensive care.

15 September, 2021

Pele Alive And Kicking, ‘Ready To Play 90 Minutes, Plus Extra Time', Says Football God

Associated Press (AP)

The 80-year-old Brazilian legend was in good clinical condition and will remain in his room at Albert Einstein Hospital until full recovery.

11 September, 2021

‘My friends, with each passing day I feel a little better’ – Pele Writes From Hospital Bed

Outlook Web Bureau

Hospital authorities said Pele is ‘awake', actively talking and keeping his vital signs in normality

10 September, 2021

Lionel Messi Breaks Pele Record, Becomes South America's Top Scorer


The 34-year-old netted all the goals at Argentina's 3-0 win against Bolivia in the FIFA World Cup qualifying, and now has 79 for the national team

07 September, 2021

Pele Thanks God And Doctor, Says Apparent Colon Tumor Removed


Pele, the only male player to win three World Cups, has had mobility problems since a failed hip replacement surgery in 2012

04 July, 2021

Lionel Messi Goal In Copa America Quarters Brings Argentina Star Closer To Pele's Record- Watch Video Here

Associated Press (AP)

It was his 76th goal in his 149th match for Argentina, one short of Pelé's record as top goal scorer of a South American national team.

14 June, 2021

FIFA 2022 World Cup Qualifier: Sunil Chhetri Sets Eye On Pele Record As India Face Afghanistan Test


India need a draw against Afghanistan to secure a place in the third round of AFC Asian Cup qualifiers. The Blue Tigers are already out of contention to progress further in the FIFA World Cup qualifying campaign

15 March, 2021

Cristiano Ronaldo Hails Pele After Surpassing Brazil Legend's Goal Tally

Stats Perform

Cristiano Ronaldo surpassed Pele's goalscoring record thanks to his hat-trick for Juventus on Sunday, and hailed the Brazil icon

28 December, 2020

Don't Forget The Friendlies! Santos Defend Pele Goals Haul After Lionel Messi Sets One-club Record

Stats Perform

A Santos historian has said Pele's goals in friendlies should not be ignored, after Barcelona star Lionel Messi passed his record in competitive games

23 December, 2020

Lionel Messi Surpasses Pele Record - Astonishing Numbers Behind His 644 Barcelona Goals

Stats Perform

Lionel Messi made more history for Barcelona, surpassing a long-time goals record previously held by Brazil legend Pele

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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