Sep 03, 2021 09:00 PM IST
Among the advertisements that featured during the 2020 games, around 31 percent ads featured Indian Olympic stars.
- Aug 16, 2021 02:21 PM IST
The AP photographers took pictures of their hotel rooms and one day's worth of breakfasts, lunches and dinners, providing a window into their lives in quarantine. All say the inconvenience is worth it to keep their friends and family safe.
- Aug 13, 2021 05:30 PM IST
This photo gallery highlights some of the most compelling images made or published by Associated Press photographers in Asia and Pacific
- Aug 10, 2021 01:48 PM IST
A look at the host cities for the upcoming Summer and Winter Olympic Games.
- Aug 09, 2021 06:55 PM IST
From hockey, wrestling, badminton, boxing, weight lifting to javelin throw, Indian athletes scored historic wins at the 2020 Olympics. And this is not going unnoticed by brands.
- Aug 09, 2021 12:59 PM IST
The Chinese smartphone manufacturer, which is also India’s number one smartphone company, will gift its flagship smartphone to other athletes like Mirabai Chanu, Ravi Kumar Dahiya, Lovlina Borgohain, PV Sindhu, and Bajrang Punia.
- Aug 09, 2021 11:54 AM IST
The new cases included 13 contractors and six Games-Concerned personnels. There were also six volunteers, two Tokyo employees and one from media among the infected.
- Aug 07, 2021 09:53 PM IST
Along with Chopra, all the other 6 medallists at Tokyo Olympics have also been rewarded with cash prizes, announced Jay Shah.
- Aug 07, 2021 06:34 PM IST
Congratulatory messages for Chopra have flooded social media, with both the President and Prime Minister expressing their joy over this magnificent victory.
- Aug 07, 2021 08:52 AM IST
The official price tag for the Tokyo Olympics is USD 15.4 billion, which a University of Oxford study says is the most expensive on record.
- Aug 06, 2021 10:18 PM IST
The earlier Asian record was in the name of Qatar which had clocked 3:00.56 while winning the gold in the 2018 Asian Games.
- Aug 06, 2021 08:41 PM IST
The Indian women came tantalisingly close to winning their maiden Olympic medal before losing to Great Britain 3-4 in a close bronze play-off match. Hours after this feat, the coach announced that it was his last assignment with the Indian team.
- Aug 06, 2021 04:29 PM IST
This photo gallery highlights some of the most compelling images made or published by Associated Press photographers in Asia and Pacific.
- Aug 06, 2021 02:25 PM IST
The most lasting images from the 2020 Games — held in 2021, of course — will be those that underline the once unimaginable circumstances surrounding them. Reminders are everywhere that these will forever be remembered as the Pandemic Olympics.
- Aug 06, 2021 09:47 AM IST
The history-making Indian women's hockey team's dream of securing its maiden Olympic medal remained unfulfilled as it lost 3-4 to Great Britain in a hard-fought bronze play-off match at the ongoing Games in Tokyo on Friday.
- Aug 06, 2021 09:38 AM IST
A timely take-down move just before the end of the first period put the Indian ahead 3-1 but Akmataliev ran Bajrang close in the second period, getting two push-out points to level the scores.
- Aug 05, 2021 08:44 PM IST
As the Indian men’s hockey clinches the bronze in Tokyo, ending 41-year medal wait, let's take a look at some countries and the sports they have dominated through the years.
- Aug 05, 2021 02:27 PM IST
A lifetime of work, and it can go in a blur. On the track, in the air, underwater, from the mound — Olympians are built for moving fast. In the briefest flash, much can be revealed. Caught in motion for a lasting moment.
- Aug 05, 2021 10:41 AM IST
India's last of the eight Olympic golds came way back in the 1980 Moscow Games.
- Aug 05, 2021 06:45 AM IST
India have ended a four-decade wait for a medal in hockey and they pull off a spectacular victory to win a bronze in Men's Hockey.
- Aug 04, 2021 11:05 PM IST
Ravi Dahiya will fight for a gold while Deepak Puniya and Men’s hockey team will be up for bronze medals
- Aug 04, 2021 11:40 AM IST
Up against quite literally a bully in the ring, Lovlina Borgohain was completely out-punched by the gold medal favourite, who produced a thoroughly dominating performance.
- Aug 04, 2021 08:49 AM IST
Competing in his first Olympics, the 23-year-old Chopra took just a few seconds to make to the final round to be held on Saturday as he sent the spear well past the qualifying mark of 83.50m in his first attempt.
- Aug 03, 2021 01:01 PM IST
A number of images captured by AP photographers around the world in July highlighted a seemingly unlikely interplay between the world of faith and the more secular, recreational realm of sports.
- Aug 03, 2021 12:04 PM IST
Five interlocking circles — representing the five continents with Olympic competitors — multicolored and ubiquitous at the Games.