The Relay will begin on October 7, and the Baton will travel for 269 days, covering approximately 140,000 kilometres, having over 7,500 Baton-bearers.
Ngangom Dingko Singh, Asian Games gold-medallist and an Arjuna award-winning boxer, aged 42, died of liver cancer in June this year.
Nishad jumped 2.06m and was tied with Dallas Wise of USA for the second spot. Both were awarded joint silver
There is much chest-thumping and patting of backs, but few are spending big money to support Olympics sports. While stars such as Mary Kom and PV Sindhu are currently the influencers of the season, but why do their brand value fade in comparison to cricketers?
While the Indian team went on a 20-day break after the final, Karthik moved on to his next assignment - the limited overs series between Sri Lanka and England.
Yuri Ogorodnik was associated with Indian athletics for nearly two decades since the early 2000s, training the Indian athletes during his multiple stints
Kaushik and Singh were part of the 1980 Indian hockey team that struck gold at Moscow Olympics
Kiren Rijiju urged the corporate houses to come together to help create a sports-loving society
The world anti-doping watchdog (WADA) first suspended NDTL's accreditation in August 2019 for a period of six months, then extended the ban citing non-conformation to international standards
A passenger shows her COVID-19 vaccination certificate to a government health worker after arriving from Mumbai-via-New Delhi, at Birsa Munda International Airport, in Ranchi.PTI Photo
Rajya Sabha MPs protest against their suspension at Parliament House during Winter Session, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/Manvender Vashist
Former Bihar Chief Minister Rabri Devi stages a protest during the Winter Session of the Bihar Legislative Assembly, in PatnaPTI Photo
Former Maharashtra home minister Anil Deshmukh outside Arthur Road Jail in Mumbai,. A PMLA court extended the judicial custody of Deshmukh till December 13 in a money laundering case.PTI Photo
BJP MP Pushpendra Singh Chandel speaks in the Lok Sabha during the Winter Session of Parliament, in New Delhi.LSTV/PTI Photo
Every act of dissent is an art. Of pain and pathos. Of hope and new dawn. It’s their story. It’s everyone’s story.
Dissent is less about material gains than the intangibles they leave us with.
For India’s manual scavengers, mere existence is a protest, because they need to fight just to reclaim their humanity and dignity.
While everyone is going gaga over actress Katrina Kaif in the revamped version of 'Tip Tip Barsa Pani', the replacement of Raveena Tandon does point towards the problem of sexism and ageism in the Indian film industry
Australia winning the T20 World Cup for the first time has been timely as they host the next edition at their own backyard in 2022.
As per the Observer Research Foundation, close to 250 million children in India were adversely affected due to school closures due to the early lockdowns imposed by the government in response to Covid-19.
India's cricket administrators showed more drive to boost BCCI's coffers rather than take care of players' welfare during pandemic times.