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Sunday, October 17, 2021

Mirabai Chanu


PV Sindhu, Lovlina Borgohain and Mirabai Chanu grace the cover of this fashion magazine

October 03, 2021 1:00 pm

The athletes, who made the country proud in Olympics 2020, put their best fashion feet forward as they posed for the shutterbugs

'It’s important to take time off, regroup': Saikhom Mirabai Chanu on mental health of athletes

August 17, 2021 6:28 pm

"I frequently thought about leaving the sport for good, but I remembered the sacrifices my family had made and so, I told myself that unless I get an Olympic medal, I would not quit"

PM's pep talk to Vinesh: ‘Don’t get bogged down by defeat’

August 18, 2021 11:40 am

Modi’s words come at a time when Vinesh has been issued a show-cause notice by the WFI, which is headed by BJP Member of Parliament Brij Bhushan Sharan Singh.

Vaani Kapoor to Ananya Panday: Fashion hits and misses (August 9-15)

August 15, 2021 9:29 am

As another week comes to a close, let's take a look at some of the most stylish celeb appearances

'Always happy to be in my traditional outfits': Mirabai Chanu looks pretty in recent photo

August 12, 2021 8:03 pm

Chanu Saikhom Mirabai won a silver medal at the recently-concluded Tokyo Olympics

Delhi confidential: Manipur a.k.a Mirapur

August 10, 2021 2:20 am

“At this time, the whole country has become a fan of Manipur. It seems people have started calling Manipur as Mirapur,” Modi said, referring to weightlifter Saikhom Mirabai Chanu’s achievements at the Tokyo Olympics.

Mirabai Chanu: 'Khushi ke maare neend nahin aati, waited so many years for this, one day I’ll also have a record lift'

August 10, 2021 7:45 am

Never before Tokyo has India enjoyed such a confident start to the Olympics, with Mirabai Chanu winning silver in 49-kg weightlifting, with a total lift of 202 kg, on Day 1.

In seventh heaven with seven stars: Meet India's medal winners at Tokyo 2020

August 10, 2021 7:46 am

At the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games, India had seven medal winners and recorded its best-ever tally at the quadrennial event. Here is a chance to relive their glorious moments.

'Your humility is inspiring': Mirabai Chanu felicitates truck drivers who helped during training days, earns plaudits online

August 07, 2021 9:43 am

To reach the training academy in Imphal, nearly 30 km away from tiny her village, the Olympic silver medallist relied on lifts offered by sand-carrying truckers free of cost.

From Rio to first week of Tokyo, it's only women on the podium

August 03, 2021 2:34 pm

India’s story at Tokyo 2020 is about the charge of Indian women athletes, and them securing five medals out of five in this last one-and-a-half Olympics.


Breakfast with Modi: Indian Olympians meet PM day after attending Independence Day celebrations

August 16, 2021 2:38 pm

A day after praising them from the ramparts of the Red Fort in his Independence Day speech, Prime Minister Narendra Modi met the Indian athletes who participated in the Olympics and made India proud.

Mirabai Chanu wins Olympics silver: 'Been dreaming of this for the past five years'

July 24, 2021 8:44 pm

A confident smile never leaving her face, Mirabai Chanu ended India's over two-decade long wait for a weightlifting medal at the Olympics, clinching the 49kg category silver medal five years after leaving the same platform in tears following a disastrous debut.

Virat Kohli, Mirabai Chanu, other athletes conferred with Khel Ratna, Arjuna Awards by President Ram Nath Kovind

September 28, 2018 7:23 am

Virat Kohli sent the shutterbugs into a clicking frenzy as he received the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna award, sharing the country's highest sporting honour with world champion weightlifter Mirabai Chanu at the Rashtrapati Bhawan.