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Vinesh Phogat (centre) after suffering an injury during her quarter-final bout at the Rio Olympic Games on 17 August 2016. Photo: Lars Baron/Getty Images

Vinesh Phogat’s ‘dangal’ 2.0

4 min read . 05 May 2017
Sakshi Malik won bronze against Aisuluu Tynybekova at the Rio Olympics. Photo: Toru Hanai/Reuters
Sakshi Malik (second from left) and P.V. Sindhu (right) being presented a Thar SUV each by Mahindra & Mahindra. Photo: PTI<br />

Letter from... a felicitation

5 min read . 10 Sep 2016
Shuttler P.V. Sindhu, wrestler Sakshi Malik and gymnast Dipa Karmakar. A country where a majority of families still berate women for wanting to be “like men” and find ways to domesticate or subdue them when they indeed become so, is celebrating womanhood and girl power.

Women’s Spring?

3 min read . 02 Sep 2016
P.V. Sindhu with coach Pullela Gopi Chand. Photo: Clive Brunskill/Getty Images

How our Rio reaction is out of whack

5 min read . 25 Aug 2016