By Sharda Ugra, New Delhi
UPDATED ON MAR 27, 2021 04:18 PM IST
- As in many parts of the world, the Indian sporting system tends to hide or look away from the abuse of female athletes by coaches or other male authority figures, write Sharda Ugra in her latest column.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Trisha Sengupta
PUBLISHED ON JAN 26, 2020 08:42 PM IST
Lewis Pugh swam while wearing only swimming trunks, a cap, and goggles.
Gwangju | By AFP
UPDATED ON JUL 28, 2019 08:46 PM IST
Local police are investigating allegations against the Olympic bronze medallist, who was detained and questioned over an incident at a nightclub in Gwangju, some 330 kilometres (200 miles) south of Seoul.
By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON JUL 26, 2019 02:37 PM IST
Michael Phelps won a record of 28 Olympic medals, which included 23 golds, 13 of which were in individual events. He retired from competitive sport as the most successful Olympian of all time till date.
Hindustan Times, Pune | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON JUN 02, 2019 01:33 AM IST
“The family is still under shock. There was no suicide note or indication as to why he took the drastic step. We are waiting to speak to the family,” said senior police inspector Pratibha Joshi.
Sydney | By Agence France-Presse
UPDATED ON NOV 18, 2018 06:25 PM IST
The 42-year-old’s death came more than a decade after world-renowned “Crocodile Hunter” Steve Irwin was killed when a stingray barb punctured his chest while he was filming on the famed Great Barrier Reef.