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World Athletics, please note: DSD regulations are a violation of human rights

By Sharda Ugra
UPDATED ON DEC 05, 2020 09:11 AM IST
At a domestic athletics meet after World Athletics’s (WA) April 2018 new eligibility regulations for women were announced, a coach saw the crowd, mostly “people in the athletics industry” taunting an athlete.
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File image of Hima Das.(Getty Images for IAAF)
File image of Hima Das.(Getty Images for IAAF)

Hima Das, Dutee Chand to power 4X100m relay team for Tokyo berth

By Navneet Singh and Avishek Roy | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON DEC 02, 2020 07:42 AM IST
ndia’s chief national coach Radhakrishnan Nair said Hima will now be preparing for the relay with Dutee and other members.
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KT Irfan, Indian Olympian 20km walker during an award presentation ceremony to honour players who bagged the 4th to 12th position in Olympic games and Paralympic athletes in International competitions at Major Dhyan Chand National stadium.(Hindustan Times)
KT Irfan, Indian Olympian 20km walker during an award presentation ceremony to honour players who bagged the 4th to 12th position in Olympic games and Paralympic athletes in International competitions at Major Dhyan Chand National stadium.(Hindustan Times)

Olympic-bound race walker KT Irfan, sprinter Dutee Chand included in TOPS core group

By Press Trust of India | Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON NOV 29, 2020 03:39 PM IST
Star javelin thrower Neeraj Chopra, who has also qualified for the Tokyo Olympics, and top sprinter Hima Das were retained in the TOPS core group after a performance review.
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File image of Dutee Chand.(File)
File image of Dutee Chand.(File)

Odisha govt. says Rs 4.09 cr spent on Dutee since 2015, she says it’s not the correct picture

By Press Trust of India | Bhubaneswar/New Delhi
UPDATED ON JUL 16, 2020 08:32 PM IST
The state government’s statement came a day after Dutee tried to douse the controversy that erupted when she put her BMW car on sale.
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File image of Dutee Chand.(File)
File image of Dutee Chand.(File)

Want to sell my BMW due to high maintenance cost, not for funding training: Dutee Chand

By Press Trust of India | Bhubaneswar
UPDATED ON JUL 15, 2020 10:37 PM IST
A few days ago, Dutee posted on social media that she intended to sell her BMW owing to its high maintenance cost.
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Indian Olympic athlete Dutee Chandhas been keeping herself mentally fit these days through yoga.(Photo: Raj K Raj/HT)
Indian Olympic athlete Dutee Chandhas been keeping herself mentally fit these days through yoga.(Photo: Raj K Raj/HT)

It was a very good feeling that I could do something for the village where I grew up: Sprinter Dutee Chand

By Kritika Sehgal | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON JUL 09, 2020 06:36 PM IST
Dutee Chand is the first Indian athlete to win two golds at the Asian Junior Championships (2014) and a gold medal in the 100 metres run at the World University Games in Naples. The lockdown has proved to be critical for her but she has been keeping herself mentally fit these days through yoga.
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India sprinter Dutee Chand.(Getty Images)
India sprinter Dutee Chand.(Getty Images)

People look at me and my partner differently, but it doesn’t matter: Dutee Chand

By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON JUL 01, 2020 06:52 PM IST
Dutee, 24, considered the fastest Indian woman right now, has asked those in same-sex relationships to be courageous and stand firm.
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File image of Neeraj Chopra.(REUTERS)
File image of Neeraj Chopra.(REUTERS)

AFI confirms Khel Ratna recommendation for Neeraj Chopra; 4 athletes nominated for Arjuna

By Press Trust of India | New Delhi
UPDATED ON JUN 03, 2020 04:37 PM IST
Asian Games gold medallists Arpinder Singh (triple jump) and Manjit Singh (800m) and reigning Asian champion middle distance runner P U Chitra were recommended for the Arjuna Award, besides Dutee.
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Dutee Chand of India poses on the podium.(Getty Images)
Dutee Chand of India poses on the podium.(Getty Images)

‘Girls are ahead in everything now’ - Dutee Chand ahead of International Women’s Day

By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON MAR 06, 2020 12:15 PM IST
Dutee’s message was shared in a video uploaded on Twitter as part of their “EveryWoman” campaign to celebrate International Women’s Day this Sunday.
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File photo of Dutte Chand(Getty Images)
File photo of Dutte Chand(Getty Images)

Dutee Chand wins 100m dash, second gold for Narinder

By Press Trust of India | Bhubaneswar
UPDATED ON FEB 29, 2020 06:43 PM IST
With her competitors nowhere close to Dutee Chand, the national record holder bagged gold with a timing of 11.49 seconds.
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The Plankathon event in Mumbai.(Bajaj Allianz Life)
The Plankathon event in Mumbai.(Bajaj Allianz Life)

New Guinness World Record created as 2471 people hold plank position

UPDATED ON JAN 27, 2020 08:21 PM IST
The new world record was set with 2,471 people simultaneously holding abdominal plank position for 60 seconds at Mumbai’s MMRDA Grounds.
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File image of Dutee Chand.(Getty Images)
File image of Dutee Chand.(Getty Images)

Dutee’s Tokyo bid to start at Asian Indoors in China

By Navneet Singh | New Delhi
UPDATED ON JAN 22, 2020 11:28 PM IST
Things are looking up with the Odisha government selecting her for a ~50 lakh grant with the state’s Jauna Murmu (400m hurdles) and Purnima Hembram (heptathlon) also expected to get funds to prepare for the July 24-August 9 Games.
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Police use water cannons to disperse demonstrators at protests against the gang-rape and murder of a 23-year-old woman in Delhi on December 16, 2012(HT photos/S Saxena)
Police use water cannons to disperse demonstrators at protests against the gang-rape and murder of a 23-year-old woman in Delhi on December 16, 2012(HT photos/S Saxena)

Landmark decade for equal rights

By Dhamini Ratnam | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON DEC 30, 2019 01:22 AM IST
The second decade of the 21st century will be remembered for challenging the idea of what it means to be a woman, and solidifying an intersectional approach to women’s issues.
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Amitabh Bachchan hosted Virender Sehwag, Dutee Chand and Hima Das on the sets of Kaun Banega Crorepati.
Amitabh Bachchan hosted Virender Sehwag, Dutee Chand and Hima Das on the sets of Kaun Banega Crorepati.

Amitabh Bachchan returns to work after hospital stay, shoots KBC episode with Dutee Chand, Virender Sehwag and Hima Das

By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON OCT 23, 2019 10:12 AM IST
After his stay in hospital, actor Amitabh Bachchan was back on the sets of Kaun Banega Crorepati as he shot a special episode with Dutee Chand, Virender Sehwag and Hima Das.
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File image of Indian sprinter Dutee Chand.(Getty Images)
File image of Indian sprinter Dutee Chand.(Getty Images)

Will go abroad if required: Dutee Chand on Olympic preparation

By Asian News International | New Delhi
UPDATED ON OCT 15, 2019 10:13 PM IST
Dutee Chand broke her own national record as she clocked a timing of 11.22 seconds in the women’s 100m semifinals on her way to a gold medal at the 59th National Open Athletics Championships in Ranchi on October 11.
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File image of India sprinter Dutee Chand.(Getty Images)
File image of India sprinter Dutee Chand.(Getty Images)

National Open Athletics: Dutee Chand breaks National record on way to gold in Ranchi

By HT Correspondent | Ranchi
UPDATED ON OCT 11, 2019 10:43 PM IST
A fortnight after failing to reach 100m semis at the World Championships in Doha, the 23-year-old surpassed her previous timing of 11.26s which she had set at the Asian Championships in April this year.
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Dutee Chand advises young girls to dream big and to strive to fulfil their dreams (Location courtesy: Hilton Garden Inn, Saket/New Delhi )(Photo: Raj K Raj)
Dutee Chand advises young girls to dream big and to strive to fulfil their dreams (Location courtesy: Hilton Garden Inn, Saket/New Delhi )(Photo: Raj K Raj)

Personal Agenda with Dutee Chand: The decriminalisation of same sex relationships gave me the strength to come out

By Veenu Singh | Hindustan Times
UPDATED ON OCT 06, 2019 10:46 AM IST
Athlete Dutee Chand says that her partner motivates her a lot and takes care of her.
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File image of Dutee Chand(Twitter)
File image of Dutee Chand(Twitter)

Dutee Chand crashes out of World Championships in first round

By PTI | Doha
UPDATED ON SEP 28, 2019 09:30 PM IST
Running in the inside lane in heat number 3, Dutee lagged behind in the final few metres to finish seventh and 37th overall among 47 competitors to crash out of the championships.
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Even when a talented sprinter does break through in India, he or she has to contend with minimum attention at the national level(Getty Images)
Even when a talented sprinter does break through in India, he or she has to contend with minimum attention at the national level(Getty Images)

Off track and desperately seeking speed

By Navneet Singh & Ajai Masand | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON SEP 27, 2019 11:39 AM IST
Painfully Slow: Amiya Mallick is the fastest Indian till date but his 10.26 seconds is a far cry from the Tokyo Olympic qualification mark of 10.05 seconds
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File photo of Dutee Chand.(REUTERS)
File photo of Dutee Chand.(REUTERS)

Dutee Chand, India’s fastest woman, says she wants to join politics

By Debabrata Mohanty | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON SEP 23, 2019 06:35 PM IST
Soon after she announced her decision on joining politics, several of her followers advised to focus on running and not politics. However, Chand said she is not much bothered about the criticism.
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File photo of Dutee Chand.(REUTERS)
File photo of Dutee Chand.(REUTERS)

Exclusive | ‘Only one aim in my mind - to qualify for Tokyo Olympics 2020’, says Dutee Chand ahead of World Athletics Championships

By Karan Prashant Saxena | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON SEP 24, 2019 03:41 PM IST
A day before heading to Doha, Chand spoke in an exclusive interview to Hindustan Times and said that she would be hoping to record her personal best at the Worlds, despite the strong competition in front of her.
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Indian sprinter Duttee Chand(REUTERS)
Indian sprinter Duttee Chand(REUTERS)

Dutee Chand gets selected for Doha World Championships

By Asian News International | New Delhi
UPDATED ON SEP 10, 2019 03:28 PM IST
Chand has been in remarkable form this year as she recorded a gold medal earlier this year at the World University Games in Napoli.
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File image of Dutee Chand.(Getty Images)
File image of Dutee Chand.(Getty Images)

Inter-State Athletics championships: Sprinter Dutee Chand disappoints in 100m, Parul shocks Sudha in 3000m steeplechase

By Sharad Deep | Hindustan Times, Lucknow
UPDATED ON AUG 30, 2019 09:54 PM IST
The Odisha runner could only manage an under-par 11.38 seconds to win the 100m dash at the 59th Inter-State Athletics Championships in Lucknow on Friday.
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File image of Dutee Chand(REUTERS)
File image of Dutee Chand(REUTERS)

Coming out of closet is better than hiding my relationship: Dutee Chand

By PTI | New Delhi
UPDATED ON AUG 25, 2019 04:28 PM IST
A person of strong will who does not allow her parents to come in the way of her relationship, Dutee made headlines in May when she made public her relationship with a woman from her village in Odisha.
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IOA President Narinder Batra, AFI president Adille Sumariwalla and Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju (L-R)(HT Photo)
IOA President Narinder Batra, AFI president Adille Sumariwalla and Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju (L-R)(HT Photo)

Sports Minister Rijiju lauds corporate support in talent hunt scheme that produced Neeraj , Dutee

By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON AUG 24, 2019 04:04 PM IST
The National Inter District Junior Athletics Meet (NIDJAM) is a talent hunt programme that involves young athletes from nearly 500 districts of India with over 50,000 young athletes participating in it every year.
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A file photo of Dutee Chand.(AFP)
A file photo of Dutee Chand.(AFP)

Dutee Chand unable to travel to Germany due to ‘technical problems’

By Press Trust of India | New Delhi
UPDATED ON AUG 14, 2019 07:49 PM IST
Dutee Chand had last week requested the External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar to help her get visa so that she could participate in a couple of competitions, and was subsequently granted the same after government intervention
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File photo of Dutee Chand.(AFP)
File photo of Dutee Chand.(AFP)

Dutee Chand granted Europe visa in bid to qualify for World Championships

By PTI | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON AUG 10, 2019 01:14 PM IST
While Dutee asked for help a day earlier, sources said that the athlete had applied for the visa last week and had planned to depart from India on Friday.
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File photo of Dutee Chand.(Getty Images)
File photo of Dutee Chand.(Getty Images)

India’s fastest woman Dutee Chand may miss out on IAAF tournaments due to VISA delays, seeks government’s help

By Karan Prashant Saxena | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON AUG 08, 2019 03:03 PM IST
In an exclusive chat with Hindustan Times, the 23-year-old Dutee Chand said that she has sought help from the government to speed up the visa process.
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File image of Harbhajan Singh(AP)
File image of Harbhajan Singh(AP)

Harbhajan’s Khel Ratna snub: Punjab Minister orders probe into alleged delay

By PTI | New Delhi
UPDATED ON JUN 08, 2020 02:19 AM IST
The 39-year-old said that if any sportsperson gets accolades, it only helps in giving the player an incentive to perform better.
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Sprinter Dutee Chand shows Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Pattnaik the gold medal she won at World University Games.(PTI)
Sprinter Dutee Chand shows Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Pattnaik the gold medal she won at World University Games.(PTI)

Dutee Chand’s nomination for Arjuna award, Harbhajan Singh’s for Khel Ratna rejected

By ANI | Bhubaneswar
UPDATED ON JUL 27, 2019 10:44 PM IST
While speaking to ANI, Dutee Chand said that she met Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik and asked him to resend her file to the Sports Ministry for consideration.
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