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Jan 25, 2019
First Indian woman on Everest, Bachendri Pal, conferred with Padma Bhushan; Sunil Chhetri, Sharath Kamal to get Padma ShriMountaineer Bachendri Pal was on Friday conferred with the Padma Bhushan, India's third highest civilian award, while Gautam Gambhir, Bajrang Punia and Sunil Chhetri, among others, received the Padma Shri.
Sep 29, 2018
Batumi Chess Olympiad 2018: Viswanathan Anand-led India score impressive wins in both open and women’s groupsAlmost halfway into the 43rd World Chess Olympiad, the Indian team, spearheaded by Viswanathan Anand, scored another emphatic win over Paraguay.
Jan 14, 2018
Tata Steel Chess Round 1: Viswanathan Anand off the mark with a win; other Indian participants held to drawsAfter the first round, Anand has taken the lead by winning his game against the debutant, GM Maxim Matlakov. Carlsen, on the other hand, was held to a draw in his opening game by the world number two, Fabiano Caruana
Jun 24, 2017
World Team Chess Championship 2017: Indian men draw with Turkey; women lose to RussiaWhile India dominated the proceedings for the major part of the match, the end was good for the Turkish team as they maintained their unbeatable run.
Jun 22, 2017
World Team Chess Championship 2017: Indian men, women defeat Egypt in fifth roundThe Indian men surprisingly dropped 1.5 points despite being overwhelming rating favourites on all four boards but in the end the third victory on the trot was sweet taking them on to six points out of a possible nine.
Sep 14, 2016
Chess Olympiad: Harikrishna holds Magnus Carlsen as India finish in a creditable top 6 positionA slip at the last hurdle saw both the Indian Men and Women teams missing their slenderest chances of a podium finish, in the eleventh and final round of the Chess Olympiad.
Sep 12, 2016
Chess Olympiad: Indian men face do-or-die battle after Ukraine loss, women enhance medal hopesFatigue seemed to take over Indian men as they suffered a 1.5 – 2.5 point defeat against Ukraine on the top table in the ninth round, while the women came up with a much better show to improve their medal prospects, at the Chess Olympiad being held at Baku, Azerbaijan.
Sep 11, 2016
Chess Olympiad: How Sethuraman scored a brilliant win over legendary Short to help India beat EnglandRiding on Sethuraman's brilliant comeback victory, India bounced back to defeat higher seeded England to share the lead, at the end of the eighth round of the Chess Olympiad at Baku, Azerbaijan.
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 06, 2015
Harika wins bronze in World Women's Chess ChampionshipWhile both Humpy and Harika got excellent chances to beat Muzychuk, the Ukrainian prevailed over them, thanks to some steely nerves.