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Jul 19, 2016
Rohtak gangrape case: Three people arrested, says Haryana DGPThree persons have been arrested in connection with a case of alleged gangrape of a 21-year-old Dalit woman, Haryana police said.
Jul 14, 2016
Road to Rio: Inderjeet Singh, India's lone shot-putter at 2016 OlympicsBeing India's only shot-putter in Rio, Inderjeet Singh is India's only hope in the sport. However, the twenty-eight-year-old will have to battle the odds if he has to win a medal.
Jun 10, 2016
Celebrate Muhammad Ali, but don't lose sight of the bleak state of Indian boxingWhile many internet Indians are mourning this great man’s death, the state of India’s boxing culture has remained mournful in the recent past.
Feb 24, 2016
Jat quota riots: Ex-Hooda aide Virender booked for sedition; here's what the FIR saysThe move follows an expose first on Twitter on 20 February, 2016, and through a Firstpost article pointing to Hooda’s role in the Jat quota stir.
Feb 21, 2016
Trains cancelled, highways blocked, shops looted: Jat quota stir paralyses life in Haryana as it enters eighth dayChaos reigned in Haryana on Saturday with escalated violence in several areas as hooligans, who have joined ranks of Jat protesters, ran amok.
Dec 27, 2013
Bhiwani gives fourth chief minister in KejriwalManoj Kumar, a villager, recalled that Kejriwal's ancestors were of helping nature and had got a well dug up so that women do not have to walk distances to fetch water.
Jan 30, 2013
In Chautala's old district, teachers search for ways to deal with JBT scamFirstpost visited Bhiwani district, which was Ajay Chautala’s Lok Sabha constituency in 2000 – the year of the JBT recruitment scam. Not surprisingly, Bhiwani became a ‘favoured district’ for selection of candidates for JBT.
Jul 23, 2012
Can India's boxing revolution spread beyond Bhiwani?Who’s to say that a clutch of medals the boxers in London won’t have an effect beyond Haryana? Haryana might become ‘Little Cuba’ yet, and India might yet learn to throw its punches properly.
Jul 18, 2012
Images: Welcome to Bhiwani, India's boxing capitalThe sleepy northern Indian town of Bhiwani is considered a mini Cuba, with dozens of boxers fighting it out hard in top national and international competitions. Images of boxers who are training hard in this small town.
Jun 28, 2012
'This is the Olympics; there is no easy or difficult draw'Before leaving for the combined training camp in Dublin, Ireland Vijender spoke about his journey from the humble beginning in Kalwash village of Bhiwani district to becoming the only Indian boxer who will have the unique distinction of taking part in three Olympics.