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KD Jadhav, India’s first individual Olympic medallist who wasn’t even given a Padma award

On his 93rd birth anniversary, ThePrint remembers the achievements of Jadhav, who won a bronze medal in wrestling at the 1952 Helsinki Olympics.
Real Kashmir Football Club is the first Kashmiri club to enter the I-league

Snow leopards, Scotsmen, Kashmiri harmony and a footballing fairy-tale in the Valley

Real Kashmir FC are the story of this year’s I-League, setting the Valley alight, stunning heavyweights, all the while staying in the mix for the title.
Hardik Pandya, Karan Johar and KL Rahul on 'Koffee with Karan' | @hardikpandya93 / Instagram

Pandya, Rahul suspended from 1st ODI against Australia

This happened after COA member Diana Edulji recommended 'suspension pending inquiry' for their controversial comments on women during a TV show.
Rahul Dravid | Matthew Lewis/Getty Images

On Rahul Dravid’s 46th birthday, 4 memorable innings from ‘The Wall’

In his 164-match Test career, Dravid performed the anchor’s role for the Indian middle order, scoring 13,288 runs at an average of 52.31.
Australian cricketers Steve Smith (R) and David Warner (L)

In affectionate remembrance of Australian cricket

Like English cricket in 1882, Australian cricket deserves its own obituary. Since this is 2019, we can also do a proper autopsy and explore the cause of death.
Hardik Pandya | Facebook

Long before the sexism controversy, Hardik Pandya’s cricketing skills have divided opinion

Although Hardik Pandya has been picked to play all 3 formats for India, his consistency with both bat and ball has left some unimpressed.
Vinod Rai

CoA chief recommends two-ODI ban for Pandya, Rahul for comments on ‘Koffee with Karan’

Committee of Administrators chief Vinod Rai made the recommendation, though fellow member Diana Edulji has referred the matter to the BCCI's legal cell.
Manu Bhaker

Was cash prize promise a ‘jumla’, gold medallist shooter Manu Bhaker asks Haryana minister

Manu Bhaker won a gold medal in the 2018 Youth Olympics after which Haryana minister Anil Vij had announced a cash prize of Rs 2 crore for her.
Mayank Agarwal during the Boxing Day match | @mayankcricket/Twitter

Sony to black out Australian commentator Kerry O’Keeffe after racist comments

The move comes after O’Keeffe made disparaging remarks against Indian players during the Boxing Day Test of the ongoing series.
From left to right: Swapnil Asnodkar, Kamran Khan, Paul Valthaty, Manvinder Bisla, Pravin Tambe | ThePrint.in

5 unknowns who flashed bright in the IPL, but rushed back into obscurity

Before uncapped Indian players earned millions at IPL auctions, a few were picked out of the dark, shone for a little while, but disappeared quickly.

On Camera

PM Narendra Modi and BJP president Amit Shah

Is RSS wary of Modi-Shah? A quiet ‘support’ to Raj Thackeray in Maharashtra signals so

BJP emerging as single-largest party in 2019 won’t be enough for Modi because many, including some in RSS, see a ‘threat’ in his return.
CJI Gogoi

Is Supreme Court handling sexual harassment allegation against CJI Ranjan Gogoi correctly?

Two advocates Monday wrote to the Bar Council of India criticising it for its support to CJI Ranjan Gogoi and called the hearing a ‘travesty of justice’.

Defence

Indian Coast Guard

Indian Coast Guard increases maritime surveillance following Sri Lanka blasts

More ships and aircraft have been deployed to ensure India faces no security threat after a series of blasts killed 290 in Colombo, a Coast Guard official said.
Graphic by Soham Sen | ThePrint

Modi & Shah have turned India into ‘Jingostan’ & are out to conquer the paranoid country

The Modi-Shah BJP has resurrected dangers & the enemy from the past, and built a scary jingoism. It’s a great diversionary tactic, but it never ends well.