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India At Olympic Games

Amit Shah Tells Saikhom Mirabai Chanu, Don't Be Content With Olympics Silver Medal

Sep 04, 2021 PTI

Mirabai had clinched a silver medal in the 49kg category weightlifting that opened India's account at the recently-concluded Tokyo Olympics

Tokyo Olympics Medallist Bajrang Punia Says Sushil Kumar Still The Best Wrestler In India

Aug 27, 2021 PTI

Bajrang Punia Punia refrained from commenting on the recent murder case involving Sushil Kumar, for which the wrestler was arrested and chargesheeted by Delhi Police


Uttar Pradesh Government To Sponsor Indian Wrestling Till 2032 Olympics

Wrestling Federation of India said UP government will be investing around Rs 170 crore in infrastructure and support to the wrestlers

Neeraj Chopra Clarifies Javelin Controversy At Tokyo Olympics, Pakistan's Arshad Nadeem 'Not At Fault', Says Champion

Aug 26, 2021 PTI

Neeraj Chopra clarified all javelins, even personal ones, used in a competition are available to every body


Indo-Pak Bitter Rivalry At Tokyo 2020? Why Did Pakistan's Arshad Nadeem Take Neeraj Chopra's Javelin? Watch Video

Indian fans roast Pakistan's Arshad Nadeem for 'moving around' with Neeraj Chopra's javelin

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25 August, 2021

India Interested In Hosting 2036, 2040 Olympics: IOC President Thomas Bach

PTI

Even after Brisbane, Australia, was chosen last month to host the 2032 Summer Games, the IOC enjoys a queue of suitors to host the Olympics in 2036, 2040 and even beyond


24 August, 2021

Tokyo Paralympics 2020, Live Streaming: Full India Schedule, Events And Telecast Details

Outlook Web Bureau

54 Indian para-athletes will compete in nine sports at the Tokyo Paralympics. India has won 12 medals in total since it first took part in the 1972 edition


24 August, 2021

Tokyo 2020 Paralympics: Mariyappan Thangavelu In Quarantine, Won't Be India's Flagbearer In Opening Ceremony

Outlook Web Bureau

Tek Chand replaces Thangavelu Mariyappan as India's flag bearer for the 2020 Summer Paralympics opening ceremony


20 August, 2021

World Cup Cricket-winning Kapil Dev Bowled By PM Narendra Modi's Interaction With Tokyo Olympians

Outlook Web Bureau

In reply, Modi thanked Kapil saying that the cricket legend 'has been a constant source of inspiration for all sports lovers' in the country


19 August, 2021

Road To Paris 2024: Three-year Olympic Cycle Will Be Tricky, Reckons Abhinav Bindra

PTI

The Tokyo Games were postponed due to the COVID-19 pandemic by a year and the Olympics cycle was reduced to three years, from the usual four, going into the 2024 Paris Games


15 August, 2021

Arvind Kejriwal Wants To See India Win 70 Medals In Olympics, Delhi To Bid For Games

PTI

Kejriwal also applauded the medal winners for being part of the country's most successful Olympic campaign in Tokyo


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14 August, 2021

President Ram Nath Kovind Hosts 'High Tea' For Indian Olympic Contingent, Hails Outstanding Performance

PTI

At Tokyo 2020, India registered its best-ever performance in Olympics with seven medals, including a maiden gold medal in athletics


13 August, 2021

Haryana Govt Honours State's Olympians, Gift Rs 28.36 Crore To Athletes

PTI

Olympic gold medallist Neeraj Chopra, who was running high fever, did not attend the function personally but joined the event virtually for a few minutes


12 August, 2021

Tokyo Olympians From Punjab Honoured, Rs 28.36 Crore Handed To 20 Athletes

PTI

On the occasion, Punjab CM Amarinder Singh announced the promotion of Indian hockey team skipper Manpreet Singh to the rank of Superintendent of Police from his present DSP rank


12 August, 2021

Tokyo Paralympics: 54-member Indian Team Given Warm Send-off

PTI

India will start its campaign at Tokyo Paralympics on August 27, with men's and women's archery events


12 August, 2021

Tokyo Olympics Debacle: Three-part Review Underway Into Indian Shooters' Horror Show

PTI

For the second successive time, the Indian shooting team returned from the Olympics empty-handed, belying a billion hopes after promising to deliver like never before


10 August, 2021

Neeraj Chopra Eyes World Championships Title Next Year, After Olympic Gold

PTI

The World Championships is slated to held in Eugene, Oregon, in US from July 15 to 24, 2022


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09 August, 2021

Neeraj Chopra Cynosure Of All Eyes As India Lays Out Red Carpet For Tokyo Olympic Heroes

PTI

At the felicitation ceremony, the Tokyo Olympics medallists were presented mementos and shawls by the sports minister


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.

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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.

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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