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Should India Host Mega Sport Events?

The 17th Asian Games is underway in Incheon, South Korea. Numerous other mega sporting events took place in last few months across the globe and another few are scheduled for coming months, both in the developed as well as developing … Continue reading

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The relevance of Commonwealth Games in modern times

Scotland is hosting the Commonwealth Games (CWG) for the third time this year, having previously hosted them at Edinburgh in 1970 and 1986. The current edition of the games got off to a good start and has fared well so … Continue reading

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Sports countering Social Problems – Few examples from India

Saying that sport has potential to change lives is not an exaggeration. However, the potential of sports to help attain various developmental objectives largely remains untapped in India. There are only a handful of initiatives (including both government and non-government) … Continue reading

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Brazil’s failure to host Olympics would be a failure of Olympism

The onus of a miserable performance by a student does not rest only on him/her, but also on the professors who failed to adequately motivate and sincerely support him/her. This opinion has also been echoed by several of professors I … Continue reading

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