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Jan 21, 2017
Jallikattu ban: Peta receives abusive calls, threat of rape; says fight for animal rights will continueBesides the anti-Peta sloganeering and posters, the animal rights NGO has been facing abusive and threatening phone calls including that of rape to its CEO Poorva Joshipura, claims Peta India's director Dr V Manilal. Edited excerpts from an interview
Dec 29, 2016
World Rapid and Blitz Chess Championships: Vidit Gujrathi shines for India; Vassily Ivanchuk is the ChampionVidit Gujrathi turned out to be the hero for India as he scored 9.5/15 and finished eighth at the World Rapid Chess Championships 2016 in Doha, Qatar.
Dec 09, 2016
London Chess Classic: Can Vishwanathan Anand do better than he has in the tournament?The London Chess Classic has not really been a happy hunting ground for Anand. He hasn't been able to emerge as the champion.
Dec 01, 2016
India will provide 30-40% of world's top chess players in next ten years, says expert Frederic FriedelFirstpost caught up with him during his recent visit to India, and in a candid interview, Friedel explained why he was extremely optimistic about the prospects of chess in India.
Dec 01, 2016
'Chess makes a person think logically': Full text of Frederic Friedel on benefits of kids playing chess"My prediction is that in five years, or at the very latest in 10 years, of the top players, 30-40 percent will be Indian," said Friedel.
Nov 28, 2016
Chess World Championship: Magnus Carlsen given a run for his money; can Sergey Karjakin have last laugh?Carlsen has a clear edge because he not only has the momentum, and having the right to make the first move is always an advantage.
Sep 10, 2016
Chess Olympiad: India’s Men and Women teams wilt under pressure to taste first defeatIt was a story of the top and bottom wilting under pressure, while the middle being broken under the strength of the opposition, as India crashed to it's first defeat in the seventh round of the Chess Olympiad at Baku
Apr 26, 2016
For and against: Who said what about Salman Khan’s appointment as India's ambassador to OlympicsSalman Khan's appointment as India's goodwill ambassador ahead of the 2016 Olympics snowballed into a controversy, with sportspersons, experts and analysts all finding themselves on either side of the debate
Apr 26, 2016
All you need to know about Salman Khan-Rio Olympics 2016 controversySalman Khan has been chosen as the goodwill ambassador for the Indian contingent for the Rio 2016 Olympic Games.
Apr 25, 2016
Focus on Rio Olympic athletes, there will be no conflict then: Vishwanathan AnandAt a time the sporting fraternity is divided over Salman Khan becoming brand ambassador for the Indian contingent at the upcoming Olympics, five-time world chess champion Viswanathan Anand today said that the focus should be to address the needs of the Rio-bound athletes.