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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.

Gloves off as Mary knocks out Nikhat on way to Olympics

December 29, 2019 8:58 am

The contest was a culmination of a months-long public spat over the 51-kg spot, during which Mary repeatedly questioned the need for a trial while Nikhat clamoured for a fair fight

'Mary Kom used foul language': Nikhat Zareen post-Olympic trial fracas

December 28, 2019 3:56 pm

After Mary Kom won the trial by a split decision against Nikhat Zareen, the scoreline became the subplot in the post-match fracas involving accusations of foul language used by the six-time world champion.

Delhi Confidential: For The Bravehearts

November 14, 2019 2:00 am

Mary Kom enthralled the audience at an event on Wednesday to honour organ donors’ families when she sang ‘Ajeeb dastan hai yeh’.

Nikhat Zareen to face Mary Kom in Olympics selection trial in December

November 09, 2019 2:07 pm

The decision to have a selection trial in the 51 kg category ahead of Wuhan qualifiers was taken after a meeting attended by BFI officebearers, SAI officials and the two foreign coaches.

IOC names Mary Kom in boxing's athlete ambassadors group for Tokyo 2020

October 31, 2019 11:30 am

Mary Kom will represent the Asian bloc in the group, which also comprises the likes of Ukrainian legend Vasyl Lamachenko, a two-time Olympic and world gold medallist.

Not his business to interfere in boxing: Mary Kom slams Abhinav Bindra

October 21, 2019 8:55 am

Two days after Beijing Olympic gold medalist Abhinav Bindra backed Nikhat Zareen for a trial bout against Mary Kom for next year's Tokyo qualifiers, the six-time world champion slammed the shooter stating that it is not his "business to interfere."

Abhinav Bindra supports Nikhat Zareen's demand of trial against Mary Kom

October 17, 2019 7:58 pm

The Indian federation has decided that all medal-winners from the World Championship will get an automatic spot in the Olympic qualifiers. The decision, effectively, shuts the door on Nikhat, who is in the same weight category as Mary Kom.


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’.