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The story of the slowest athletes at the Rio olympics, and why they compete

RIO DE JANEIRO — In March, Richson Simeon ran the first race of his track career. He had to learn pretty quickly -- in five months, he'd be racing in the ...

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MAN BREAKS THE WORLD RECORD FOR SLOWEST MARATHON

The Olympics are a chance to honor the strongest and fastest athletes in the world, but we rarely hear about the weakest or the slowest. Shizo Kanakuri is the

9 months ago . 129 views

Asian Wrestling Championships: Bajrang Punia claims gold with tough win in final

HIGHLIGHTS   • Bajrang Punia logged 10 points in a row in the gold medal bout...

9 months ago . 102 views

Ritu Phogat moves from wrestling to MMA, wrestling federation stunned

HIGHLIGHTS   *Ritu has joined Singapore-based Evolve Fight Team. *

11 months ago . 142 views

The first and last time India played basketball at the olympics

Basketball has ceased to make a significant mark in India compared to other popular sports in the country. In recent days, Indian basketball remains out of discus...

1 year ago . 267 views

This Cost Me The Bronze At 1984 olympics, Claims PT Usha

PT Usha had missed out on the bronze medal at 1984 Los Angeles Olympics by one-hundredth of a second.

1 year ago . 165 views

"Can Sins Be Pardoned?" Woman Who Killed 115 Before Last Korean olympics

Kim Hyon-hui was a North Korean agent arrested for the downing of a jetliner 30 years ago that killed 115. Pardoned for her crimes, she now lives a quiet life in ...

2 years ago . 154 views

Gold teaser: Akshay Kumar is out there to win the world in pre-independence era

Directed by Reema Kagti, Gold presents Akshay Kumar as a hockey player who aims to win the top medal for India at the Olympics.

2 years ago . 159 views

Heena Sidhu wins gold at Commonwealth Shooting Championships.

New Delhi: Heena Sidhu's rich vein of form continued at the Commonwealth Shooting Championships in Australia as she won gold in the women's 10m Air Pistol...

2 years ago . 196 views

Today in History: Oct. 16.

  Today’s Highlight in History:   On Oct. 16, 1987, a 58-1/2-hour drama in Midland, Texas, ended happ...

2 years ago . 218 views

Arjan Singh Bhullar hopes to hit the UFC 'pay dirt' in India

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC), the largest Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) promotion in the world, is now looking to capture the Indian market. It may seem UFC is v...

2 years ago . 279 views

Today in History: Sept. 15

Today is Friday, Sept. 15, the 258th day of 2017. There are 107 days left in the year.   Today’s Highlight in History:

2 years ago . 192 views

Usain Bolt will retire from athletics after next month’s world championships

Usain Bolt’s rivals will, for once, be glad to see the back of a man who has dominated global sprinting for the last decade but the sport of athletics will be...

2 years ago . 246 views

Forgotten Hero's Series: Shankar Laxman,first goalkeeper to become captain of an international hockey team

Shankar Lakshman (7 July 1933 – 29 April 2006) was an Indian hockey player. He was goalkeeper of the Indian team in the 1956, 1960 and 1964 Olympics, that won...

2 years ago . 516 views

Forgotten Hero's Series: Khashaba Dadasaheb Jadhav Indian Olympic medalist who never got a Padma Award

Khashaba Dadasaheb Jadhav (Marathi: श्री. खाशाबा दादासाहेब जाधव, January 15, 1926 – August 14, 1984) was an Indian athlete. He is best known as a wrestler who...

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Sultan Azlan Shah Cup: Hockey India aiming for an improved show against Australia

Ipoh: Buoyed by an impressive start, a confident India will be aiming to take their performance a notch higher against defending champions Australia in the third ro...

2 years ago . 176 views

World No 2 ranking : India Open champion PV Sindhu

New Delhi: Rio Olympics silver medallist P V Sindhu hopped three spots to accomplish a profession best world number two positioning in the most recent Badminton Wor...

2 years ago . 323 views

Frills attached: Is architecture becoming the new USP for luxury homes?

They say space is the last outskirts, and it could be said that is valid for the land showcase. In a swarmed portion where USPs are difficult to form, engineering &...

2 years ago . 364 views

Qatar Open: Angelique Kerber crashes out of Doha after losing to Russia's Daria Kasatkina

It was the 2d time this 12 months that Kerber has misplaced to the 19-yr-old Russian, after at the Sydney global remaining month. global variety&nb...

3 years ago . 175 views

Will think twice before representing India at olympics, we were treated as servants: SSP Chawrasia

Indian golfer SSP Chaurasia has slammed the Indian Olympic Association (IOA) for its alleged failure to reimburse promised preparatory money for the 2016 R...

3 years ago . 161 views

 
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7 things NRIs should keep in mind, while taking a home loan in India

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In light of the rapidly spreading coronavirus, China has announced plans to ban illegal wildlife trade and escalate supervision on “wet markets.” The in...

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Doctors Explain Why You Should Never Ignore Blood in Stool

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First photos of IRCTC’s Kashi Mahakal Express is here. Know fares, tim...

• The Kashi Mahakal Express derives its name from the fact that it will connect the three Jyotirlinga pilgrim centres

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Man runs marathon in apartment as China fights virus with exercise

A fanatical runner jogged the equivalent of an ultra-marathon inside his small apartment as people in virus-hit China desperately try to keep fit while cooped up in...

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Virus updates: Singapore braces for recession

SINGAPORE: The city-state's economy could enter recession due to the blow from the coronavirus outbreak, its prime minister said on Friday, add...

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This NPS tax benefit can still be claimed under the new income tax rat...

• If their organizations allow, employees can opt to restructure their salary structure to opt for this tax deduction

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Microsoft opens new engineering and innovation hub in Noida

Noida: To further tap engineering talent in India, Microsoft on Monday announced the launch of its third India Development Centre (IDC) in Noida, after opening two ...

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Car-sized turtle fossils unearthed

Fossils of a turtle the size of a car have been unearthed in what is now northern South America.  

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Faster Than Usain Bolt? Karnataka Man Running With Buffaloes Covers 10...

Although the records cannot be directly compared, since the Kambala jockey was running alongside a pair of buffaloes and the speed generated was also by the animals...

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Early humans in Africa may have interbred with a mysterious, extinct s...

One of the more startling discoveries arising from genomic sequencing of ancient hominin DNA is the realisation that all humans outside Africa have traces of DNA ...

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The 'Cool Thing' Rani Mukerji Told Saif Ali Khan When He Started Datin...

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The Indian dance team left the audiences and judges Simon Cowell, Heidi Klum, Howie Mandel and Alesha Dixon completely flabbergasted with their act

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Congress' Jairam Ramesh and noted historian Ramachandra Guha showed letters by Nehru written in 1947, in which Patel was on top of the new Cabinet list and wa...

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Sebi rolls out system to detect misuse of client securities by brokers

• Under the new system, an online register will record brokers’ holdings of client securities, says the regulator

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Indian Railways steps up pace on private trains project! If all goes well, then in the next 2 years Indian Railways passengers will be able to travel in world-class...

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