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Every single life matters: R Ashwin speaks out for justice in Jeyaraj-Fenix custodial death case

June 29, 2020 10:27 am

#JusticeForJeyarajAndFenix trended on social media, after people from across fields joined in online protests for accountability from the state police.

Jwala Gutta and Ashwini Ponnappa recall the time they made badminton doubles history for India

June 25, 2020 1:49 pm

Confidence steered Jwala and Ashwini, and in turn India, towards their first-ever doubles World Championship medal for badminton in 2011 at Wembley and kicked off a decade in which singles stars PV Sindhu and Saina Nehwal would follow the trailblazing duo onto the Worlds podiums every single Championship year.

Growing up in India with a Chinese mother hasn’t been easy, Covid makes it worse

April 07, 2020 8:21 am

My mother never complained about how tough it was for her to adjust in a new culture, but it wasn’t easy growing up as a child with a mixed heritage.

Photos: Vishnu Vishal, Jwala Gutta rang in 2020 together

January 02, 2020 9:49 pm

Tamil actor Vishnu Vishal and badminton player Jwala Gutta shared photos from their New Year celebrations on social media recently.

Jwala Gutta urges sports fraternity to condemn violence over CAA

December 23, 2019 4:08 pm

After the likes of Irfan Pathan and Harbhajan Singh voiced for peace last week, Jwala Gutta appealed to other sportspersons to "come out and condemn violence."

Jwala Gutta launches academy, promises to produce players with personalities

December 11, 2019 8:17 am

Gutta has expressed her unhappiness that the national badminton camps are held at Gopichand's academy in Hyderabad. That Gopichand was also a selector led her to raise the conflict of interest issue.

Jwala Gutta feels doubles system needs overhaul, wants probe on Pullela Gopichand

December 10, 2019 10:32 pm

Jwala Gutta mentioned that a probe is required on the conflict of interest of Pullela Gopichand, who is the chief national coach, the chief selector, part of Khelo India, part of PBL, among many organisations.

Jwala Gutta shares her #MeToo story of 'mental harassment'

October 09, 2018 11:21 pm

Jwala Gutta on Tuesday spoke out on the 'mental harassment' she had undergone as a player after the #MeToo movement had taken social media by storm.

Jwala Gutta had the PERFECT reply to a RACIST troll who called her 'anti-Modi'

July 31, 2017 5:03 pm

While trolls on the Internet is old news, a Twitter user decided to target ace badminton player and Arjuna awardee Jwala Gutta. He asked her if she 'opposed Modi' because her 'mother was from China'. Of course, Gutta shut him up with one smashing tweet after another.

IBL to return, set to be unveiled next year

September 25, 2015 3:49 pm

The Indian Badminton League, in its debut season in 2013, was labeled as a reasonable success