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With marketing events on hold, sportspersons go online to get message across

June 14, 2020 5:14 pm

With regular marketing events on hold, Indian athletes are tweeting, posting on Facebook, and Instagramming like never before.

From Rocky to Mary Kom: Seven must-watch boxing films

June 03, 2020 8:00 pm

The inherent nature of boxing is such that the sport is much more than two people just throwing punches at each other, rather, it acts as a culmination of a story.

'There's no mantra for success, just hard work': Mary Kom

April 01, 2020 7:49 pm

"My boxing journey was not easy. To reach national, international and Olympic level is not easy. But if you have the will, and want to achieve in life, you can," said Mary Kom.

Postpone or Carry On: Who said what about Tokyo Olympics 2020?

March 24, 2020 12:59 pm

While athletes like Bajrang Punia, Sharath Kamal, P Kashyap are for the deferment of the Tokyo Games, the IOA secretary general, expects the Olympics to be organised during its scheduled dates.

India equal London record as eight boxers qualify for Tokyo Olympics

March 11, 2020 12:57 pm

Even with the qualifications of Mary Kom, Simranjit Kaur, Amit Panghal, and five others, India still can take the number into double figures if Manish Kaushik and Sachin Kumar earn their spots.

Amit Panghal gets top billing, Mary Kom seeded second in Asian Olympic Qualifiers

March 02, 2020 10:52 pm

Eight men and five women from India will be aiming to secure Tokyo Olympics berths at the continental event being conducted by the International Olympic Committee's (IOC) Boxing Task Force.

Mary Kom to be conferred Padma Vibhushan, PV Sindhu to get Padma Bhushan

January 25, 2020 10:39 pm

London Olympic bronze medalist MC Mary Kom will be conferred with the Padma Vibhushan award, India's second-highest civilian award, on the occasion of India's 71st Republic Day.

Indian sports have come a long way: Mary Kom

January 08, 2020 7:04 pm

Six-time world champion boxer MC Mary Kom on Wednesday said that Indian sports have come a long way with many athletes getting the financial backing of sponsors these days.

Country proud of both Mary Kom and Nikhat Zareen: Kiren Rijiju

December 30, 2019 2:07 pm

Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju on Monday said not much should be made of the "ugly spat" that marred the trial bout between MC Mary Kom and Nikhat Zareen and the country is proud of both the six-time world champion and her promising challenger.

Many highs and few lows for Indian boxing in Amit Panghal's year

December 29, 2019 3:43 pm

While Amit Panghal fetched India its first-ever silver at the men's Worlds, the redoubtable Mary Kom won her record-eighth Worlds medal and Vijender Singh remained unbeaten in the professional circuit.


Mother India, Andhi, Arth, Jai Gangaajal, Queen: Movies to watch this Women's Day

March 08, 2016 9:00 am

Bollywood has shown some real women power onscreen in the form of women-centric films. Films like Nargis' Mother India, Shabana Azmi's Mirch Masala, Jai Gangaajal and Mary Kom starring Priyanka Chopra, Vidya Balan's Kahaani should be on your watch list today as we celebrate Womens' Day.

Sonakshi, Richa, Ali Fazal at 'Mary Kom' National Award success bash

May 13, 2015 3:40 pm

Sonakshi Sinha, Richa Chadda and Ali Fazal were seen at a success bash hosted for Priyanka Chopra's 'Mary Kom'.

Kangana Ranaut, Vijay, Queen: Winners of 62nd National Film Awards

March 24, 2015 5:18 pm

Kangana Ranaut has been named Best Actress at the 62nd National Film Awards while her film ‘Queen’ bagged the Best Film.

Shilpa Shetty, her parents pray at Andhericha Raja

September 12, 2014 1:32 pm

Shilpa Shetty offered prayers at Andhericha Raja pandal in Mumbai with her parents.

Bang Bang: Hrithik, Katrina sizzle in the new poster

September 08, 2014 4:57 pm

Bollywood's super hot onscreen couple Katrina Kaif and Hrithik Roshan look sizzling in the new poster of their film 'Bang Bang'.

Priyanka Chopra, Kareena Kapoor and Saturday Night Fever

September 07, 2014 3:58 pm

Actress Priyanka Chopra continues with the promotions of her freshly released film – 'Mary Kom'.

Mary Koms - Real, reel and the doll - sizzle up Delhi

September 03, 2014 3:51 pm

Priyanka Chopra attended the launch of Mary Kom's doll at a mall in New Delhi on Tuesday (September 2).

Priyanka Chopra watches Mary Kom with producer, director

September 01, 2014 6:39 pm

National Award wining actress Priyanka Chopra was spotted at the special screening of her upcoming biopic - 'Mary Kom'.

Shades of Blue: Priyanka Chopra, Sonakshi Sinha

August 27, 2014 12:46 pm

Bollywood actresses Priyanka Chopra and Sonakshi Sinha were spotted looking lovely in different shades of blue.

Priyanka Chopra takes ‘Mary Kom’ to Ahmedabad

August 24, 2014 9:19 am

Bollywood actress Priyanka Chopra visited Ahmedabad to promote her much-talked about upcoming biopic ‘Mary Kom’.