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Sports27, Feb 2020, 6:28 PM IST
Maria Sharapova Retires: A Look Back At The 5-time Grand Slam Winner's Career
Five-time Grand Slam winner Maria Sharapova, one of the world's most recognisable and highest-paid sportswomen, on February 26, announced her retirement at the age of 32. "Tennis - I'm saying goodbye," Sharapova said in an article for Vogue and Vanity Fair magazines. She added, "After 28 years and five Grand Slam titles, though, I'm ready to scale another mountain - to compete on a different type of terrain." Sharapova burst onto the scene as a supremely gifted teenager and won her Grand Slams before serving a 15-month ban for failing a drugs test at the 2016 Australian Open. The Russian former world number one's ranking is currently 373rd. Sharapova has hardly played in the past year because of long-standing shoulder problems. Watch this video to know more about her illustrious career.
The Handshake16, Jan 2020, 7:35 PM IST
The Handshake | One step closer to a more powerful India-Russia relation
Hello and welcome to this episode of The Handshake, my name is Amal Chowdhury and today we will be talking about how India-Russia relations are going to reach new heights. Minister of Petroleum and Natural Gas and Steel Shri Dharmendra Pradhan today interacted with a delegation from Russian media. Speaking to the delegation, Pradhan said, “2019 was a landmark year which boosted the bilateral relations between India and Russia to hitherto unscaled heights.
India30, Nov 2019, 2:29 PM IST
Watch: Young Russian military cadets sing Indian patriotic song ‘Aye Watan’; video goes viral
A video of Russian military cadets singing the famous Hindi patriotic song “Aye Watan” has gone viral on social media. Twitterati heaped praises on Russian counterparts
Politics18, Nov 2019, 5:22 PM IST
The Handshake | India-Russia first-ever bilateral regional forum and it's the importance
India and Russia will hold their maiden Bilateral Regional Forum at the level of Russian Provinces and the Indian States be held next year to dismantle the barriers of trade at the regional level. This was decided at a meeting between PM Narendra Modi and President Vladimir Putin in Brasilia on the sidelines of BRICS Summit.
World14, Nov 2019, 10:09 AM IST
Chinese President Xi Jinping invites PM Modi for 3rd informal summit between 2 countries
Leaders of Brazil, Russia, India and China are partaking in the BRICS Summit wherein Chinese President invited Prime Minister Narendra Modi for an informal summit in China in 2020.
India13, Nov 2019, 6:17 PM IST
Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Brazil for BRICS summit to strengthen bilateral ties
PM Modi will meet Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro on the sidelines of the 11th BRICS summit, to discuss ways to enhance bilateral strategic partnership. He will also hold separate bilateral meetings with Russian President Vladimir Putin and Chinese President Xi Jinping.
India12, Nov 2019, 3:39 PM IST
PM Modi leaves for Brazil to attend 11th BRICS summit
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be in Brazil for two days to participate in the 11th BRICS summit alongside leaders from Russia, China and South Africa. The theme for this year's summit is 'Economic growth for an innovative future' and this is the sixth time that PM Modi will be participating. A large business delegation from India is also expected to be present during the visit.
World6, Nov 2019, 12:42 PM IST
Rajnath Singh pays floral tributes to Mahatma Gandhi in Moscow
Defence minister Rajnath Singh paid floral tributes to Mahatma Gandhi in Moscow. Singh is on a three-day visit to Russia during which he will co-chair the 19th India-Russia Intergovernmental Commission on Military and Military-Technical Cooperation.
India5, Nov 2019, 12:57 PM IST
Defence minister Rajnath Singh arrives in Moscow to boost defence cooperation
During his three-day visit to Russia, defence minister Rajnath Singh will discuss defence co-production between India and Russia. Singh will also inaugurate 'India-Russia Defence Industry Cooperation Conference'
Other Sports2, Nov 2019, 9:27 AM IST
Hockey Olympic qualifiers: Mandeep Singh helps India down Russia 4-2
Mandeep Singh struck twice to help India win the first leg of the Olympic hockey qualifiers. Mandeep (24th, 53rd minutes) scored two field goals while Harmanpreet Singh (5th) and SV Sunil (48th) also hit the target for India against Russia
India27, Oct 2019, 1:43 PM IST
Russian yoga trainers Yana, Natasha enamoured by Indian culture, don't want to go back
Yana and Natasha who had come to visit India during Diwali festival not only learnt yoga, but also taught it to school students at Hardoi in Uttar Pradesh.
Sports14, Oct 2019, 5:30 PM IST
Sportstop: From India's win against South Africa to Mary Kom's victory at World Women's Boxing Championship
In this week’s Sportstop (October 7 to 13), there is good news from Indian cricket. The Virat Kohli-led side created a world record when they thrashed South Africa by an innings and 137 runs in the second Test in Pune. Also, Mary Kom won a historic eighth boxing world championship medal in Russia