Indian boxers will return empty-handed from the World Championships for the first time in four years after none of the five quarterfinalists managed to make the semifinal of the biennial mega-event, on Wednesday.
After Vikash Malik, Sumit Sangwan and Satish Kumar made it to the quarterfinals on Tuesday, the number of Indians in the medal round have gone up to five, thus making it the country’s best ever show at the worlds.
The Dalit families at Mirchpur village, who have been putting up at Tanwar Farm House here for the past three years, met sessions judge Ajay Jain and district development and panchayat officer (DDPO) Sumit Kumar in the deputy commissioner's office and submitted their charter of demands here on Tuesday.
Grapplers Pradeep Kumar (60kg) and Sumit (96kg) won gold on Sunday in the Junior Asian Wrestling Championship as India finished with a rich haul of 17 medals at the competition played in Phuket, Thailand.
Sumit Kumar believes that cartoons change the world – his doodles about child labour forced the government to find a solution. Fake studies show that his cartoons decrease cancerous growths.
Two days after a 25-year-old Delhi University student was beaten up and his friend stabbed by three men in a road rage incident in southwest Delhi’s Naraina, Delhi Police have arrested the accused and impounded their vehicle.
Desi James Bond, Bourne Identity or what? Graphic novel Payback begins in Hollywood style with time, date and location counters, and has a tagged narration in almost the entire book that highlights the volatility of war and terrorism today.
The UT administration is all set to make parking mandatory for houses bigger than one kanal. The decision was taken in the meeting of Punjab governor and UT administrator Shivraj Patil, UT home secretary Anil Kumar, UT chief architect Sumit Kaur and other top officials.
The Noida police’s cyber cell has started a hunt to nab India’s smartest hackers, associated with hacking group indishell. On Saturday, two persons were arrested for allegedly duping a Delhi-based company of Rs. 50 lakh.
India's much-hyped male boxers might have drawn a blank in the London Olympics but national coach Gurbaksh Singh Sandhu today insisted that the country's pugilists gave their "best performance" in the quadrennial sporting spectacle.
The ringside view is not so good for Indian boxers in London. Of the seven-member men's squad, three have fallen to seemingly unfair verdicts. HT reports from London
Sumit Sangwan’s (81kg), Vikas Krishan (69kg) and now Manoj Kumar (64kg). Indian woes seemed to see no end at the London Olympics boxing arena.
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Wednesday could just as easily have belonged to his elder brother. Financial constraints meant that his family could not afford to let both its sons pursue boxing. Eventually, the elder one was made to sacrifice the sport against his wishes and instead work with his father on a small tract of land.
The trial court hearing the 2G spectrum case will decide on the bail pleas of scam accused on October 17. The court on Saturday said it can decide on the bail pleas only after it frames charges in the case.
The first couple of the Birla empire, a teasingly written handbook for 'vague' women, the tale of the most shocking first day at work, a candid autobiography of a politician... the bookshelf this week is full of surprises and information.
Following a court order, Delhi police Economic Offences Wing (EOW) have started investigating a multi-crore-investment scam by a Delhi-based company, which allegedly duped several small-time investors through purchase of shares in their up-coming project. SUMIT SAXENA reports.
A Delhi court summoned a station house officer and his battery of policemen from Preet Vihar police station, as they allegedly embezzled the case property in a theft case.
The six dope tainted wrestlers who last week had caused a major embarrassment to the country less than a month ahead of the Commonwealth Games also failed their 'B' sample tests conducted by National Anti-Doping Agency.