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The Evaluation Commission for the International Olympics Committee (IOC) has just returned from two of the world's cultural capitals, Los Angeles and Paris, with the 2024 Olympic Games in mind. One of...
Seven months after Rio de Janeiro hosted the first Olympic Games in South America, many of the expensive venue sites remain abandoned. Getty Images photojournalist Mario Tama recently captured images...
The players had made The Nation proud with a total medal tally of two -- one silver, one bronze -- at the quadrennial mega-event, the Polympics, where animals and birds from over 200 nations participated in the world’s foremost sports competition…
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Are we just allowed to tweet, "We are proud of you Gagan," or can we also say, "We were proud of you in 2012 and we are proud of you in 2016 but come on Gagan, not even one final qualification? You have to do better?"
Is the increased visibility of naked female athletic bodies transforming the concept of contemporary femininity?
Some really good news from Rio.
“It’s absurd, ridiculous.”
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From his small village in Punjab, Avtar Singh is headed to Rio. The force behind his success, Avtar says, is his parents. They mortgaged their house to help Avtar participate internationally. Their faith paid off and Avtar is the first Indian to represent India in Judo 90kg category at the Olympics. But so far, his parents have never seen him at a tournament, except on TV.
Start counting those medals.