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Rio 2016: All’s fair in the playing field!

Saina Nehwal

India is set to field its largest-ever contingent in the history of the Summer Olympics for the upcoming quadrennial sporting extravaganza at Rio from August 5, with a major part of the squad consisti

Rio 2016: The bold and beautiful

Jessica Fox

Baron Pierre de Coubertin, the founder of the modern Olympics, wasn’t a big fan of women’s participation at the Games.

Rio 2016: First class!

Dipa Karmakar

Competing at the Olympic Games is every sportsperson’s dream, and they push the physical limits in tune with the Olympic motto of faster, higher, stronger.

Rio 2016: Game changers

Simone Biles (Gymnast, USA)

Simone Biles (Gymnast, USA)

Narsingh Yadav can get reprieve proving ‘conspiracy’

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Wrestler Narsingh Yadav’s doping case has developed into a classic whodunit. The final word on whether he can still make it to the Rio Olympics or be replaced by Parveen Rana should be out shortly.

How would you feel if you are told that in the world’s largest democracy, you have the rights only of a voter, but not of a citizen?

Have television anchors become too powerful in India? I would say yes, especially English anchors like Times Now’s Arnab Goswami.