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World’s top shuttler failed drug test: report

Lee Chong Wei

Badminton world number one Lee Chong Wei recently failed a drug test, Malaysian media reported, in a claim that sent shockwaves around the nation.

Parupalli Kashyap upsets world no. 4

Parupalli Kashyap

Commonwealth Games gold medallist Parupalli Kashyap on Wednesday stunned world no.

Aiba bans Sarita Devi for Asiad drama

Laishram Sarita Devi

Indian boxer Laishram Sarita Devi was on Wednesday provisionally suspended by the sport’s world governing body for refusing to accept her bronze medal at the Asian Games in a protest against judging.

Black is the colour for Irina Shayk


Irina Shayk chose to dress head-to-toe in black as she left an upmarket eatery in West Hollywood.

U-turn: Terry Walsh withdraws his resignation

Terry Walsh had submitted his resignation as Indian men's hockey team coach on Tuesday. Photo: ANI Twitter

A day after his dramatic announcement to quit, India's chief hockey coach Terry Walsh today withdrew his resignation after a meeting with top sports officials, who have assured the Australian that hi

AIBA suspends boxer Sarita Devi for refusing medal at Asian Games

Boxer Sarita Devi had refused a bronze medal during the Asian Games in Incheon. Photo: AP

The governing body of boxing, International Boxing Federation (AIBA), on Wednesday suspended India's Sarita Devi for indefinite period after she refused medal at the recently concluded Asain Games in

Foreign funding of NGOs is a topic that never seems to lose currency.

The recent comments of Justice Markandey Katju, a retired Supreme Court judge, in support of the uniform civil code on the ground that the Muslim personal law is “barbaric, backward and unjust” has ra