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Aditi missed medal narrowly, ends 4th at Olympics

Tokyo : India”s Aditi Ashok missed a medal narrowly as she signed off 4th in the Olympic Games” golf competition after carding a three-under 68 in the weather-hit final round here on Saturday. The 23-year-old Bengalurean ended two strokes off the pace with a total of 15-under 269. It was ... Read More »

Superb Sindhu enters quarterfinals at Tokyo Olympics

Tokyo : Reigning world champion P V Sindhu sailed into the women”s singles quarterfinals after beating Denmark”s Mia Blichfeldt in straight games at the Tokyo Olympics badminton competition here on Thursday. The 26-year-old Indian, who won a silver in the 2016 Rio Olympics, notched up a 21-15 21-13 win over ... Read More »

Looking at Tokyo Olympics through the lens of the 1964 Games

Tokyo : Just 19 years after devastating defeat in World War II, the 1964 Tokyo Olympics showcased the reemergence of an innovative country that was showing off bullet trains, miniature transistor radios, and a restored reputation. Japan”s resiliency is on display again, attempting to stage the postponed 2020 Tokyo Olympics ... Read More »

No Ministerial Delegation to be deputed for Tokyo Olympics

Participation of the Indian Teams and sportspersons for Tokyo Olympics 2020 is being reviewed round the clock. The Ministry has decided to depute maximum additional support staff such as coaches, doctors, physiotherapists, to optimize the performance of the athletes. Visit of any person other than athletes, coaches and support staff ... Read More »

PM felicitates medal winners of 2018 Summer Youth Olympics

The Prime minister urged them to remain focussed and work harder to achieve their goal of reaching the podium in the coming Olympics. He assured the athletes that Government would provide them adequate support and facilities. The Prime Minister said that the young athletes should inspire youngsters in their schools ... Read More »

PM Modi felicitates medal winners of 2018 Summer Youth Olympics

Prime minister urged them to remain focused and work harder to achieve their goal of reaching the podium in the coming Olympics. Prime Minister assured the athletes that Government would provide them adequate support and facilities. He said that the young athletes should inspire youngsters in their schools and villages ... Read More »

N Korea delegation led by Kim’s sister arrives for Olympics

Seoul : The sister of the North Korean leader today became the first member of her family to visit South Korea since the 1950-53 Korean War as part of a high-level delegation attending the opening ceremony of the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics. Arriving on her brother Kim Jong Un’s white private jet ... Read More »

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