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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

From Maharashtra's village to Tokyo: 25-year-old archer Pravin Jadhav aims to make it big

Intitally he started as a runner, and archery came his way by accident. He was selected for the sport during a drill when he threw 10 out of 10 balls in a ring from a 10-metre distance

Published on 21st July 2021

Want to flex your sporting muscle soon? Lokspor's all-in zones are what you need

Hyderabad-based Lokspor offers all sorts of sports facilities, think of it as an Oyo for sports, and it will ensure that you have all that you need to get your head back in the game again

Published on 7th July 2021

#ThrowbackToday: Williams vs Williams: When two sisters faced off in the Wimbledon finals

In today's #TBT, we ask, you surely know who tennis sportstars Serena and Venus Williams are and every time they faced each other on the court, it was all fireworks. This is one such instance

Published on 6th July 2021
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What the FAQ: Why is Milkha Singh called the Flying Sikh? Who gave him the name? 

In today's FAQ, we dig some information about this famous sports man and the laurels he brought to his country. It is our tribute to the man who fought throughout his life with unending spirit

Published on 19th June 2021

Now, anyone between 18-30yrs can become a Young Warrior to battle COVID with UGC's brand new initiative

UGC has collaborated with the MoE, Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports, Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, UNICEF -YuWaah and several others for this initiative

Published on 15th June 2021

Delhi government sets up vaccine centre for people travelling abroad for studies, work

The centre has been set up at the Navyug School on Mandir Marg. Those who wish to avail of the facility will have to carry their passports and relevant travel documents

Published on 14th June 2021

IIT Kanpur professor Mukesh Sharma appointed honorary member of WHO body

Sharma has been associated with WHO, Geneva, International Council for Clean Transport, Clean Air Asia United National Environmental Program, Bangkok, and the World Bank

Published on 12th June 2021

Table Tennis Federation plans training camp for Olympics-bound paddlers from June 20 

Besides the Olympic-bound players, other India players including Archana Kamath, Sanil Shetty and Manav Thakkar, will also be at the training programme in Sonepat

Published on 7th June 2021

How these sisters in sweat are inspiring young women to careers in sports 

Swetha Subbaiah, Co-founder of Sisters in Sweat, a community of women for soccer and other sports speaks about why they started this group and how it is beyond a sport group for women

Published on 2nd June 2021

Welcome to Reason: With the prediction of a third wave, what impact could it have on children's education

How will the impacted children be helped if there is a need for them to catch up with studies? Will there be an issue of segregation in school and captive school transport?

Published on 29th May 2021

PM has instructed to provide full support to athletes, including junior athletes: Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju

Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju on Saturday said Prime Minister Narendra Modi has instructed to provide full support to India's Tokyo Olympic-bound athletes as well as junior athlete

Published on 22nd May 2021

These teen pro chess players from Delhi are helping the underprivileged learn from the sport too

Based out of Delhi, Bhushita and Bhavik Ahuja started Samvedna Chess in 2019 when the realisation dawned on them that the sport that made them who they are, can work wonders for many others too

Published on 22nd May 2021

Legendary athlete 91-year-old Milkha Singh tests COVID positive after complaining of weakness and body ache

The legendary athlete is a four-time Asian Games gold medallist and 1958 Commonwealth Games champion

Published on 20th May 2021

West Bengal Govt announces complete week-long lockdown from May 16-30 to curb COVID spread

During this period, all government and private offices, shopping complexes, malls, bars, sports complexes, pubs and beauty parlours will remain closed

Published on 15th May 2021

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