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21 June, 2018 9:17 PM In Nitish Kumar's Absence From Yoga Event in Bihar, A Message To Delhi

Nitish Kumar had a personal invite from his deputy, Sushil Kumar Modi, who had asked him over to Patna's most prominent yoga event of the day. Patna: For three years, Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar and his party had made it a point to take a dig at the mega events to commemorate International Yoga Day organised across the country. But they were then political 47

21 June, 2018 4:17 PM Four Indians assured of medals in Mongolia

India was assured of four bronze medals at the Ulaanbaatar Cup boxing in Mongolia after Sonia Lather (57k) and Lovlina Borgohain (69kg) in the women’s category and Himnshu Sharma (49kg) and Ashish (64kg) in the men’s section made the semifinals on Thursday. At the Chemistry Cup in Halle, Amit Panghal (49kg), Gaurav Solanki (52kg) and Dheeraj Rangi entered 24

1 May, 2018 1:51 PM 16 for World youth boxing

Sixteen boxers, including 10 women, have qualified to represent India in the AIBA Youth World boxing championships to be held in Budapest in August. The challenge in the women’s section will be spearheaded by 2017 World Youth champion Nitu (48kg) and Shakshi Choudhary (57kg). National champion Jony (60kg) will look to make the most of this opportunity 44

26 April, 2018 3:49 PM Bhambri, Bopanna get Arjuna nods

The All India Tennis Association (AITA) has nominated the country’s top singles player Yuki Bhambri and doubles expert Rohan Bopanna for the Arjuna award. Bhambri recently reclaimed his place in top-100 after a string of impressive performances, achieving his career-best rank of 83. “It’s an honour to be nominated. It’s acknowledgment of my hard work,” said Bhambri 52

23 April, 2018 5:05 PM South Africa unveil bumper cricket summer ahead of 2019 World Cup

Cape Town: Cricket South Africa have announced their home schedule for the 2018/19 season that will see tours by Pakistan, Sri Lanka and Zimbabwe, with the focus on One-Day Internationals ahead of the World Cup next year. Pakistan will feature in the marquee Boxing Day and New Year Tests as they tour South Africa for the first time since 2013. The first 35

20 April, 2018 2:07 PM Manny Pacquiao targets more bouts after Kuala Lumpur showdown

KUALA LUMPUR: Manny Pacquiao believes he has "a couple more fights" left in him before he retires, starting with his first contest for more than a year when he faces Argentine WBA welterweight world champion Lucas Matthysse in Kuala Lumpur this July. "Definitely this is not my last fight," the 39-year-old Filipino said at a news conference in the Malaysian 42

11 April, 2018 2:28 AM Mary Kom advances to final of 48kg with 5-0 verdict

Indian boxing legend M.C. Mary Kom (48kg) advanced to the Commonwealth Games final with a comprehensive triumph over Sri Lanka’s Anusha Dilrukshi Koddithuwak here on Wednesday. It was a battle of veterans as 35-year-old Mary Kom took on the 39-year-old Dilrukshi. Mary Kom, also a sitting Rajya Sabha MP in India, prevailed 5-0 in a dull contest where 24

8 April, 2018 1:36 AM Commonwealth Games 2018, Day 4, Live Updates: Punam Yadav, Manu Bhaker Take India's Gold Tally To Six, Heena Sidhu Bags Silver In Shooting

Undeterred by niggles and lack of proper physiotherapic care, Indian weightlifters delivered two more gold medals for the country on Saturday, while shuttlers and boxers remained unbeaten to make up for the hockey team's sloppy draw against Pakistan on Day 3 of the 21st Commonwealth Games at the Gold Coast. India now have four gold, a silver and a bronze 61

7 April, 2018 4:18 PM Good show by Indian pugilists

The challenge ends in squash as Joshna loses tamely The Indian pugilists acquitted themselves well by making progress in the boxing event here on Saturday. Sarita Devi won the women’s 60kg (round of 16) on points against Kimberly Gittens (Barbados), while in the men’s section, Manoj Kumar advanced in the 69kg category defeating Kassim Mbundwike (Tanzania) 40

5 April, 2018 4:03 PM CWG 2018: Boxer Manoj Kumar advances to Round of 16 in men's 69kg

Gold Coast (Australia): Star boxer Manoj Kumar advanced to the round of 16 in men`s boxing 69 kilogram category after convincingly thrashing Osita Umeh of Nigeria 5-0 by unanimous verdict at the Commonwealth Games here on Thursday. The 2010 CWG gold medallist dominated from the start, using the technique of keeping his guard down, and kept drawing Umeh towards 55