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First loss for Kamal Chawla and Manan Chandra

Arantxa Sanchis

The opportunity to stave off defeat they say lies in one’s hands.

Mamota Devi confident of medal at Worlds

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India has a proud tradition in bodybuilding. The country is one of the most successful in Asia with several world champions and numerous winners at the continental level.

Paul Pogba, Carlos Tevez fire Juventus

Ten-man Juventus restored their three-point lead on Roma with a brace of goals in either half from Paul Pogba and a Carlos Tevez strike underlining the champions’ credentials in a 3-0 win at Lazio on

Maiden Davis Cup for Swiss

 Switzerland’s Marco Chiudinelli (from left), Roger Federer, coach Severin Luthi and Michael Lammer after winning Davis Cup—AP

Roger Federer defeated Richard Gasquet 6-4, 6-2, 6-2 in the first reverse singles match on Sunday as Switzerland won the Davis Cup final against France by taking an unassailable 3-1 lead.

Thai teen shocks champion Wendy

Vidya Pillai

There is a fine, yet tough crossing line between the possible and impossible, one which takes a lot of determination to breach.

The spiritual world has known so many wonderful mystics and most of them have been men.

When our public sector is much in news whether it involves privatisation or disinvestment, it is worth recalling whether they are good corporate citizens, especially when they are monopolies.