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Kobe Bryant announces he will retire after this season

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He spent his entire 20-season career with the Lakers

Top honours for African duo

Winner of the Indian elite women’s category Lalita Babar poses after setting a record at  Delhi Half Marathon .— BIPLAB Banerjee

Birhanu Legese of Ethiopia and Kenya’s Cynthia Limo overcame a tough challenge to emerge champions in the men’s and women’s elite fields respectively at the Delhi Half Marathon here on a misty Sunday

Three in a row for Sindhu at Macau

Two-time defending champion P.V. Sindhu completed a hat-trick of women’s singles title at the $120,000 Macau Open Grand Prix Gold after defeating Japan’s Minatsu Mitani in the final on Sunday.

Airtel Delhi Half Marathon: Africa set to rule the road

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Defending men’s and women’s champions Guye Adola and Florence Kiplagat will be among the favourites to win the 10th edition of the Airtel Delhi Half Marathon on Sunday.

Seven Kenyan athletes get doping ban


Two-time world cross country champion Emily Chebet was among the seven given a four-year ban for using the drug Furosemide. — AP

Suspend guilty once, then keep them out: Milkha Singh

Milkha Singh

In the wake of recent dope allegations in athletics, sprint legend Milkha Singh wanted the guilty to be suspended on the first instance and banned for life, if caught again.

Participating in the Constitution Day deliberations in Parliament on November 26, home minister Rajnath Singh spoke about how the words “secular” and “socialist” were interpolated into the Preamble in

After scoring an unprecedented victory at the hustings and with the din of electioneering having died out, it’s back to business for Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar.