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After Neeraj Chopra, this young javelin star from Udipi could be the next athlete to bring home an Olympic medal

Karishma Sanil could well be the next Neeraj Chopra. We speak to the javelin star about her journey and how she has been prepping to be part of the next Olympics

 

Published on 18th August 2021
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: DAV Chandigarh grad Neeraj Chopra shines bright, ends India's 100-year wait for gold in track and field  

The 23-year-old son of a farmer from Khandra village near Panipat in Haryana produced a second round throw of 87.58m in the finals to stun the athletics world

Published on 7th August 2021
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PM Modi congratulates Indian boxer Lovlina Borgohain on winning Bronze medal

Busenaz Surmeneli defeated Borgohain by a unanimous decision of 5-0. All five judges gave decisions in the favour of Turkish pugilist as she stamped her dominance

Published on 4th August 2021
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Sprinter Revathi Veeramani represented India in the 400m relay at the Tokyo Olympics. Check out her story

Revathi qualified for the Olympics after she topped the trials for the 4x400m relay conducted by the Athletics Federation of India with a personal best time of 55.53 seconds

Published on 21st July 2021
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What The FAQ: Why is the ROC and not Russia winning Olympic medals? Is it a country?

Until now ROC has won seven gold medals that its sportspersons have won in the 2020 Olympics. But what is ROC exactly?

Published on 30th July 2021
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Seven artworks from Chitkara University, Punjab will be on display during the Tokyo Olympics. Here's why it matters

Out of 52 paintings selected for a virtual show at the Tokyo Olympics Memorial Gallery, these seven from Chitkara University are putting out an important message of global solidarity

Published on 27th July 2021
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#ThrowbackToday: When Queen Elizabeth II inaugurated the London Olympics with a li'l help from 007

In today's #TBT, we tell you about Her Royal highness and how she became the first monarch to inaugurate two Olympics games. The video clip that followed the opening act was hilarious to say the least

Published on 27th July 2021
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What the FAQ: What are the testing, social distancing rules in place for the Tokyo Olympics?

Tokyo 2020 is finally happening but COVID-19 still casts a gloomy shadow over the games. We answer some pressing questions about the safety protocols in place for the Summer Olympics

Published on 23rd July 2021
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Students For Free Tibet ties up with Myanmar democracy movement to spread anti-China campaign

Wrapping up the month on June 23, International Olympics Day, SFT took a lead role in organising the Global Day of Action against the 2022 Beijing Olympics

Published on 2nd July 2021
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Indian rowing team composed of Arjun Lal and Arvind Singh qualifies for Olympics

Another Indian, Jakar Khan, finished fourth in the men's singles sculls final which offers five Olympic quotas but he missed out as a country gets only one qualifying spot from this regatta

Published on 7th May 2021
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What the FAQ: What is competitive fencing all about and what is its Olympic history?

Fencing is one of the oldest sports in the Olympic Games. Here's all you need to know about it.

Published on 16th March 2021
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Karnataka to host Khelo India University Games 2021: Kiren Rijiju

KIUG is the largest University Games in the country and is aimed at tapping sporting talent, who can represent India in international events, including the Olympics

Published on 22nd February 2021
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This Chennai student is clicking some awesome action shots with your favourite Marvel superheroes. Check it out!

Hariharan Vijayasarathy's tryst with toy photography led him and the Indian team to win silver at the Toy Pic Olympics 2020

Published on 18th January 2021
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Here's how this 16-year-old became the youngest chef to win 4 silver medals at the Culinary Olympics 2020

16-year-old Yeshwanth from Chennai tells us how he got interested in cooking and culinary arts from his childhood. We find out more

Published on 5th January 2021
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This 21-year-old boxer from Haryana wants to represent India in the 2024 Olympics. Here's her story

Manju has a few accolades to her name and later wishes to represent India in the Olympics 2024. We spoke to her to know more about her boxing journey

Published on 20th December 2020

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