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Mismanagement kept athlete Hima Das out of World Championships

The issue has come to the fore with the release of a letter written by President of Indian Federation of Sports Medicine, Dr PSM Chandran in May this year to Target Olympic Podium Scheme (TOPS), Chief Executive Officer, Rajesh Rajagopalan.

Sep 19, 2019, 16:48 PM IST

Hima Das named as relay runner for Doha World Championships

Indian sprinter Hima Das has been named in the 25-member national team, featuring 16 men and nine women, for the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) World Championships to be held in Doha, Qatar, from September 27 to October 6.

Sep 10, 2019, 13:40 PM IST

Need blessings for more medals: Hima Das after winning five golds

Hima said the five matches were warm-up like games for her as she is preparing for big matches. She added that she is trying her best to do well and needs prayers and blessings from the nation.

Jul 22, 2019, 21:45 PM IST

Virat Kohli lauds Hima Das's feat of winning five gold medals in 20 days

At the Nove Mesto Athletics Meet on July 20, ace sprinter Hima Das claimed her fifth gold medal in three weeks. She clocked a timing of 52.09 seconds to complete the 400m race, registering her season-best timing.

Jul 22, 2019, 17:42 PM IST

President Ram Nath Kovind, PM Narendra Modi laud Hima Das on winning five gold medals

On Saturday, the ace Indian sprinter continued her dream run in Europe by claiming her fifth gold medal of the month with a top-place finish in the 400-meter race in Nove Mesto, Czech Republic.

Jul 22, 2019, 07:52 AM IST

Sachin Tendulkar congratulates Hima Das after dream run in Europe

Hima's latest gold came on Saturday in Prague where she clocked a season-best time of 52.09 seconds to win the gold in 400m at the Nove Mesto nad Metuji Grand Prix.

Jul 21, 2019, 22:00 PM IST

Sprinter Hima Das wins 400 meter race to claim 5th gold of the month

Ace Indian sprinter Hima Das continued her dream run on Saturday by winning the fifth gold of the month as won the 400 meter race with a season-best time of 52.09s in Nove Mesto, Czech Republic.

Jul 21, 2019, 06:52 AM IST

Hima Das clocks season-best of 52.09 seconds, clinches fifth gold medal of month

Hima had previously registered a timing of 50.79 seconds at the Asian Games last year which had been her season-best performance till now. 

Jul 20, 2019, 23:04 PM IST

Hima Das appeals for help as floods ravage Assam

Nearly 4,175 villages, with 46.28 lakh people, have been affected due to the floods, while close to 90,000 hectares of agricultural land is inundated.

Jul 17, 2019, 12:06 PM IST

Hima Das sprints to 3rd international gold within two weeks

Hima Das clocked 23.43 seconds to bag the top honours in women`s 200m event at the Kladno Memorial Athletics Meet.

Jul 14, 2019, 13:40 PM IST

Athlete Hima Das secures First Division in AHSEC Assam Board Higher Secondary Class 12 Result 2019

The Arjuna Award-winning athlete and the winner of a Silver medal in women's 400m race in 2018 Asian Games, Das passed the exam in the Arts stream.

May 25, 2019, 19:07 PM IST

Asian Athletics Championships: Dutee Chand smashes own national record, Hima Das suffers injury

Sprint sensation Hima Das failed to finish her 400m heat as she suffered a back muscle spasm. 

Apr 21, 2019, 18:48 PM IST

Initiatives by election department to maximise voters' participation in Assam

The Lok Sabha elections in Assam will be held in three phases on April 11, 18 and 23.

Mar 28, 2019, 11:33 AM IST

Yearender 2018: Asian Games glory, PV Sindhu's victory highlights of Indian sports

A number of women athletes also waved the tri-colour high in 2018, showing that the sporting future of the country is in the right hands.

Dec 28, 2018, 14:39 PM IST

Sprinter Hima Das appointed as UNICEF India's Youth Ambassador

Indian sprinter and Asian Games Gold medallist Hima Das was on Wednesday appointed as UNICEF India's Youth Ambassador.

Nov 14, 2018, 17:28 PM IST

Asian Games 2018 Gold medalist Hima Das returns home to rousing reception

Sprint sensation Hima Das returned to her home state Assam on Friday to a rousing reception, following her exploits at the Asian Games.

Sep 07, 2018, 19:37 PM IST

Jinson Johnson, women's 4x400m relay continue gold rush at Asian Games 2018

India produced its best ever show in athletics today since the inaugural 1951 edition.

Aug 30, 2018, 20:46 PM IST

Asian Games 2018: India lodges protest against Bahrain in 4x00m mixed relay, decision on Aug 29

The Athletics Federation of India on Tuesday lodged a protest against 4x400m mixed relay final results claiming that its athlete Hima Das was obstructed by the Bahraini athlete. 

Aug 28, 2018, 21:14 PM IST

Hima Das eyeing 2020 Olympics after Silver medal in Asian Games 2018

Hima Das bagged silver medal in Women's 400m on Sunday.

Aug 27, 2018, 09:24 AM IST

Asian Games 2018 Day 9: As it happened

The eighth day at the Asian Games saw India winning five silver medals in track and field event.

Aug 27, 2018, 07:14 AM IST