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Saina Nehwal with Komal Mehra

With determination and perseverance, She is putting the spotlight on the unconventional game of frisbee

A bettor’s guide to Derby


So you are set to attend the biggest event in Indian racing and hoping to make a quick buck at the 31st Signature Indian Derby?

Egyptian female cyclists pedal for acceptance

Egyptian Yasmine Mahmoud a 31-year-old executive secretary, rides her bicycle in Cairo. -AFP

Yasmine Mahmoud cuts a defiant figure as she weaves her bicycle through the chaotic streets of Cairo, a place where few women dare to pedal.

Boxing India pulls out of Nat’l Games

A cloud of uncertainty looms large over the participation of boxers in the National Games starting from Saturday in Kerala.

Journey on a difficult terrain

Tamika with the aspiring hoopsters from the city — Aadesh Pokhare

Born with hearing and speech impediment, 35-year-old WNBA star Tamika Catchings’ journey is one of sheer determination and hard work. She speaks to us on her maiden visit to India.

Stepping up the horsepower

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Just one day to go for the 31st Signature Indian Derby and the Mahalakshmi Racecourse is at its pinnacle of activity, with the hoofed contestants seeped in some last minute training

Visiting the Banaras Hindu University on February 4, 1916, Mahatma Gandhi in his address said: “I visited the Vishwanath temple last evening.

In 2007, when Prime Minister Manmohan Singh began pushing the Indo-US nuclear deal, the entire Opposition objected to it.