India have named men's hockey captain Manpreet Singh and six-time world champion woman boxers M C Mary Kom as the flag-bearers for the opening ceremony
India will field nine boxers, headlined by Amit Panghal and Mary Kom. Here's a look at the strengths and weaknesses of all of them
An unprecedented nine Indian pugilists have qualified for the Tokyo Olympics, including five men and four women
Wrestler Bajrang Punia will be the flagbearer at the Tokyo 2020 closing ceremony
Mary Kom will take off for Assisi in a day or two to join the eight other Olympic-bound boxers, who are set to leave for Tokyo from there itself.
Ngangom Dingko Singh beat two Olympic medallists en route to the Asian Games gold medal at the 1998 Bangkok Asian Games.. He died on Thursday
Olympic-bound defending champion Pooja Rani (75kg) was the lone Indian to clinch a gold.
Out of the four finalists, only Pooja Rani won her bout as Indian women ended with one gold, three silver and six bronze medals
Catch Day 6 highlights of Asian Boxing Championships 2021. Four Indian women featured in the finals, but Pooja Raini was the only one to win
Four Indian boxers will take the ring for their respective finals as women's action at Asian Boxing Championships concludes today. Here's how to watch
Women and men's gold medal bouts at the 2021 ASBC Asian Boxing Championships in Dubai will be held on Sunday and Monday respectively
The top-seeded Mary Kom dug from her huge reservoir of experience to outwit the sprightly Lutsaikhan Altantsetseg
Check the Asian Boxing Championships schedule and telecast details as the Indian juggernaut continues to roll in Dubai
A total of 19 Indian boxers -- nine men and 10 women -- will stake their claim for the top honours, which will also come with an unprecedented bonus of prize money this time
MC Mary Kom won't have her personal coach Chhote Lal Yadav to guide her in Dubai as he has only recently recovered from COVID-19
Both Mary Kom and Lovlina are training at the Army Sports Institute in Pune and were inoculated at the Command Hospital.
As we celebrate Mother's Day 2021, here's a look at five super moms who helped shape the careers of Indian sports stars
In an exclusive interview, former national squash champion Dipika Pallikal told Outlook that pushing the boundaries 'resonates' with what she has been throughout in her career
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.