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The top 20 golden moments from the London Olympics

Aug 13, 2012

The top 20 golden moments from the London Olympics

There was joy, there were tears... A flashback to 20 scintillating moments from the greatest sporting show on earth. #Usain Bolt #2012 London Olympics #Michael Phelps
After Dutt's win, can Sushil Kumar win India its sixth medal?

Aug 12, 2012

After Dutt's win, can Sushil Kumar win India its sixth medal?

India will be hoping for a second wrestling medal at the London Olympics with Beijing bronze winner Sushil Kumar in action on the concluding day of the London Olympics. #2012 London Olympics #Sushil Kumar #London 2012 #Wrestling #Yogeshwar Dutt
London Olympics: Two golds for Mo Farah, the new face of Britain

Aug 12, 2012

London Olympics: Two golds for Mo Farah, the new face of Britain

Roared on again by a boisterous, capacity crowd at the 80,000-seat Olympic Stadium, Farah surged ahead late and held on Saturday night to win the 5,000 meters in 13 minutes, 41.66 seconds. #Usain Bolt #Britain #2012 London Olympics #London 2012 #Mo Farah
India (hearts) Mary Kom. But do we deserve her?

Aug 09, 2012

India (hearts) Mary Kom. But do we deserve her?

There's something patronising about all this "Never mind, we still love you, Mary Kom" gush. India, thou over-compensateth too much as if to say Hail Mary, full of grace, grant us forgiveness for all those chinky jokes. #OnOurMind #Boxing #Manipur #2012 London Olympics #Irom Sharmila #Mary Kom
Images: Saina comes home to a party

Aug 07, 2012

Images: Saina comes home to a party

India's very own badminton queen, Saina Nehwal, who won a bronze medal in the London Olympics, received a hero's welcome on her arrival in Hyderabad. Here are the images. #Badminton #Saina Nehwal #2012 London Olympics #ImagesOfTheDay #Olympics Photos #bronze medallist

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London 2012: Do the Olympics herald a 'new Britain'?

Aug 12, 2012

London 2012: Do the Olympics herald a 'new Britain'?

If Britain wants to use the Olympics and Paralympics to inspire creation of a "new Britain", by all means. But every Briton will have to work at it to make it a reality. It doesn't come from simply watching sport, or the Spice Girls. #OnOurMind #2012 London Olympics #Spice Girls #Great Britain #Closing ceremony
Should India aspire to host the Olympics? Definitely

Jul 27, 2012

Should India aspire to host the Olympics? Definitely

Does it make sense for India to even think of hosting the Olympics after the madness of the Commonwealth Games? #Sports #OnOurMind #India #Commonwealth Games #Olympics #Infrastructure #2012 London Olympics

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Should India aspire to host the Olympics? Definitely

Sep 20, 2014

Marianne Vos sets sights on hat-trick of UCI world road race gold medals

The Dutchwoman who has been compared to Eddie Merckx says she cannot get enough of the winning feeling and is determined to experience it over and over again North-west Spain this week, Tuscany last year, Limburg in 2012: the venue for the UCIs Road ...
Should India aspire to host the Olympics? Definitely

Sep 20, 2014

Marianne Vos sets sights on hat-trick of UCI world road race gold medals

The Dutchwoman who has been compared to Eddie Merckx says she cannot get enough of the winning feeling and is determined to experience it over and over again North-west Spain this week, Tuscany last year, Limburg in 2012: the venue for the UCIs Road ...
Should India aspire to host the Olympics? Definitely

Sep 19, 2014

Engineering whiz mimics Pharrell Williams to lure new recruits

Sir John Armitt, engineer behind London Olympic Games, takes to dancefloor in remake of hit song Happy Could Sir John Armitt, the engineer who masterminded the successful delivery of the 2012 Olympic Games in London, be the first businessman to compe... #London #Pharrell Williams