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TMC nominates former IAS and Modi critic Jawhar Sircar to Rajya Sabha | Tokyo Olympics: Weightlifter Mirabai Chanu wins silver | Kashmir: Two militants killed by security forces in Bandipora encounter | India records 39,097 new COVID-19 cases in past 24 hours | Bharat Biotech ends Covaxin supply agreements with Brazilian firms amid political row

Narendra Modi speaks to Tokyo Olympics silver medalist Mirabai Chanu, congratulates her

New Delhi: Indian PM Narendra Modi on Saturday spoke to silver medalist Mirabai Chanu and congratulated her over the Tokyo Olympics achievement.

Ecuadorian cyclist Richard Carapaz wins gold at Tokyo Olympics

Tokyo/UNI: Ecuadorian cyclist Richard Carapaz won a gold medal in the men's cycling road race at the Tokyo Olympic Games here on Saturday.

South Korea clinches 1st archery gold at Tokyo Olympics

Tokyo/UNI/Xinhua: Traditional archery powerhouse South Korea won the first gold medal in the sport at Tokyo 2020 on Saturday when An San and Kim Je Deok paired up to defeat their Dutch opponents in archery's mixed team final.

Mirabai Chanu bags silver in weightlifting as India begin Tokyo Olympics campaign

Tokyo/IBNS: Weightlifter Mirabai Chanu excelled where it mattered most and won the silver medal to start India's campaign in auspicious note on the opening day of the competition in the 2020 Tokyo Olympic games in women's 49 kg category Saturday morning. 

Tokyo Olympics: Weightlifter Mirabai Chanu wins silver

Tokyo/IBNS: Registering India's first medal in Tokyo Olympics 2020, weightlifter Mirabai Chanu has won a silver in the women's 49 kg category.

Tokyo Olympics: Table Tennis players Sharath Kamal and Manika Batra defeated in mixed doubles event

Tokyo: India's Table Tennis mixed doubles pair of Sharath Kamal and Manika Batra started their Olympics campaign by disappointing the nation as they lost to  Chinese Taipei pair of Yun Ju Lin and Ching I Cheng in their Round of 16 clash on Friday.

ODI: Sri Lanka defeats India in a rain affected match, India win the series 2-1

Colombo/UNI: Sri Lanka defeated India by three wickets in a rain affected match here in Colombo on Friday.

South African skipper Bavuma reprimanded for breaching ICC Code of Conduct

Dubai: South Africa captain Temba Bavuma has been reprimanded for breaching Level 1 of the ICC Code of Conduct during the first T20I against Ireland in Malahide on Monday.

ODI: India win toss, elect to bat against Sri Lanka

Colombo/UNI: India captain Shikhar Dhawan won the toss and opted to bat first in the third and final ODI at the Premadasa Stadium, here on Friday.

Tokyo Olympics: New Zealand rowers impressive in opening session

Tokyo, Jul 23 (UNI/Xinhua) New Zealand's rowing squad made an impressive start to their Olympic campaign on Friday.

Olympics: Indian men archers struggle after iconic Deepika finishes 9th in rankings round

Tokyo/UNI: Indian men archers - Pravin Jadhav, Atanu Das, Tarundeep Rai struggled in their opening ranking round competition while world No 1 Deepika Kumari finished at the 9th spot in women's individual ranking round on the inaugural day of Tokyo Olympics, here on Friday.

IOA announces financial bonanza to medal winners in Tokyo Olympics

New Delhi: The Indian Olympic Association (IOA) Thursday announced a handsome  financial bonanza to the indian medal winners in the Tokyo Olympic Games beginning on Friday.

India win toss, elect to bat first in third ODI against Sri Lanka

Colombo/IBNS: Indian cricket captain Shikhar Dhawan won the toss and elected to bat first in the third One Day International (ODI) match against Sri Lanka at R Premadasa Stadium here Friday.  

COVID-19: West Indies-Australia second ODI postponed

Bridgetown:  The second CG Insurance ODI between West Indies and Australia has been postponed due to a positive COVID-19 test result from a non-playing member of the West Indies staff, Cricket West Indies said on Friday.

Tokyo Olympics: Indian archer Deepika Kumari finishes 9th in rankings round

Tokyo/UNI: World No 1 Archer Deepika Kumari opened India's campaign on the inaugural day of Tokyo Olympics and finished at 9th spot in women's individual ranking round, here on Friday.