Aditi Chauhan believes that morning sessions in the gym with new strength and conditioning coach of Indian women's national football team have helped her become a lot more agile on the pitch.
Five teams from the Asian Cup, to be played in Mumbai and Pune from January 20 to February 4, will qualify directly for the 2023 World Cup. Asia got six direct berths and two intercontinental play-off spots for the FIFA World Cup.
Besides playing against Brazil on November 25, the Indian women's football team will also face Chile (November 28) and Venezuela (December 1) in an international tournament.
Currently placed in the second spot, India now have to wait till the conclusion of other group matches to know if they can qualify for their maiden AFC U-23 Asian Cup.
In another Group E match, Oman got the better of Kyrgyzstan thanks to a late penalty like hosts UAE, who pipped India owing to an 82nd-minute spot-kick by Abdulla Idrees.
Indian football team head coach Igor Stimac named a 23-member squad for the upcoming SAFF Championship in the Maldives with Bangaluru FC winger Udanta Singh returning to the side.
The team gathered in Jamshedpur for the preparatory camp leading to the AFC Asian Cup, which is to be hosted in India next January
After clinical show in campaign opener, ATK Mohun Bagan seek back-to-back success in AFC Cup. Catch team, match and telecast details here
The 11 group winners and four best second-placed teams will qualify for the finals.
India play out 1-1 draw against Afghanistan in their final match of the joint FIFA World Cup 2022 and AFC Asian Cup2023 qualifying campaign
Catch highlights of the joint 2022 World Cup and 2023 Asian Cup qualifying match between India vs Afghanistan here. The match ended in 1-1 draw
India face Afghanistan in a crucial joint 2022 FIFA World Cup and 2023 AFC Asian Cup qualifying match. Check match and telecast details
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
Sunil Chhetri scored a second-half brace against Bangladesh to hand India their first win in their joint preliminary 2022 FIFA World Cup and 2023 AFC Asian Cup qualifying match
The Asian Football Confederation (AFC) said the draw to be held in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia has been postponed until further notice
The match against Serbia is the first of three international friendlies India will play this month in Turkey.
The tournament will feature 12 teams, expanded from eight in the previous edition
Taking a cue from Sourav Ganguly's career, veteran India goalkeeper Subrata Paul is hoping for national team comeback for 2023 Asian Cup
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.