Saturday, Nov 27, 2021

Sports & Drugs

Extra Dose Of Steroids? Why Sidharth Shukla’s Death Confounds Sports Medicine Experts

Sep 09, 2021 Dr Saranjeet Singh

We love a hero with six packs and huge arms. In a way, we are all responsible for Sidharth Shukla’s premature death

Get Addicted To Football, Say Indian Legends In Unison

Jun 26, 2020 PTI

On the International Day against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking, Indian Football legends join hands in the fight against drug abuse. ‘Get addicted to Football, not drugs,’ stay their message

Gene Testing: Latest Weapon To Catch Drug Cheats Could Be Introduced At 2020 Tokyo Olympics

The new gene test, believed to be in the final stages of development, is designed to identify the abuse of certain performance-enhancing drugs more accurately than existing methods

Former England Captain Wayne Rooney Arrested In US For Public Intoxication

Jan 07, 2019 Outlook Web Bureau

The 33-year-old is England's all-time-leading scorer, and currently plays for Major League Soccer's DC United.

World Anti-Doping Agency Urges ICC To Resolve BCCI-NADA Stand-Off

Sanctions for being found in non-compliance vary, but the ICC has warned that any suspension arising from the dispute could hurt cricket's dream of gaining inclusion at the Olympics in 2028.

01 April, 2018

Commonwealth Games: India Denies Any Wrongdoing After Anti-Dope Officials Find Syringes Outside Athletes' Room

Outlook Web Bureau

A few Indian athletes were subjected to dope tests but the official said it was not something unusual and was not related to the syringes incident.

09 January, 2018

Cricketer Yusuf Pathan Suspended By BCCI After Failing Dope Test

Outlook Web Bureau

The BCCI said Pathan had inadvertently ingested a prohibited substance, which can be commonly found in cough syrups

27 October, 2017

World Anti-Doping Agency Report Of 2016 Reveals One Indian Cricketer Tested Positive For Banned Substances

Outlook Web Bureau

It could be concluded that the cricketer in question has tested positive during a BCCI domestic event like Ranji Trophy, Duleep Trophy, IPL or Irani Trophy - as it has happened 'In Competition'.

Photo Gallery

New Zealand's William Somerville bowled out during third day of the first Test cricket match between India and New Zealand, at Green Park stadium in Kanpur.

PTI Photo/Arun Sharma

Nurses of various West Bengal Government run hospitals shout slogans during their protest rally over alleged discrimination in their pay scale and unnecessary transfer, at SSKM hospital in Kolkata.

PTI Photo/Swapan Mahapatra

Air passengers show their COVID-19 double dose certificates to the government health workers after arriving from Birsa Munda International Airport, in Ranchi.

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School students visit the Mahabodhi temple in Bodh Gaya.

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Katrin Milhahn, screenwriter of the film ‘Night Forest’ competing for ICFT UNESCO GANDHI Medal, being felicitated during the 52nd International Film Festival of India, in Panaji.

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Roses Among Thorns: The Many Solidarities Of Diverse Protests

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.


Farm Law Repeal Has Given New Life To Idea Of Protest In India

Dissent is less about material gains than the intangibles they leave us with.

Farm Law Repeal Has Given New Life To Idea Of Protest In India

Manual Scavengers

An ‘Untouchable’ Story: My Life As A Protest

For India’s manual scavengers, mere existence is a protest, because they need to fight just to reclaim their humanity and dignity.

Bezwada Wilson
An ‘Untouchable’ Story: My Life As A Protest


Let's Talk About Ageism And Sexism In Indian Films, A Zillionth Time!

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

Nov 17, 2021 Yashika Mathur

T20 World Cup 2021 Analysis: David Warner And Mitchell Marsh - Tale Of Two Comebacks

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.

Nov 15, 2021 Arijit Ghosh

Education In India During Covid-19: Challenges Faced And Solutions For A Post-Pandemic Era

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.

Nov 11, 2021 Shekhar Mehta

T20 World Cup Review: Jaded By An Excess Of Cricket, India Were On An Inevitable Path To Doom

India's cricket administrators showed more drive to boost BCCI's coffers rather than take care of players' welfare during pandemic times.

Nov 08, 2021 Arijit Ghosh