CANADA  COMES IN FOR RUSSIA AS REPLACEMENT WILD CARD FOR DAVIS CUP  FINALS

Group stage of the Davis Cup Finals to take place September 14-18 After suspending the defending champions Russia for its military action in Ukraine, the International Tennis Federation (ITF) chose Canada as a replacement wild card and will compete in the 2022 Davis Cup by Rakuten Finals in September. As the highest-ranked losing nation at… Continue reading CANADA  COMES IN FOR RUSSIA AS REPLACEMENT WILD CARD FOR DAVIS CUP  FINALS

Why we were waiting for Russia-Ukraine conflict to handle our inept medical education

by Prabhjot Singh* One major fall out of the Russian invasion of Ukraine has been a wakeup call for planners and health educators over inadequacies of our medical education system. Still far short of achieving the world standard of providing a doctor for every 1000 people, corporate houses or private companies continue to shy away… Continue reading Why we were waiting for Russia-Ukraine conflict to handle our inept medical education

FOOTBALL/SOCCER: RUSSIA MOVES THE COURT OF ARBITRATION FOR SPORT AGAINST ITS SUSPENSION FROM FIFA, UEFA

CAS REGISTERS THE APPEALS FILED BY THE FOOTBALL UNION OF RUSSIA AGAINST THE DECISIONS TAKEN BY FIFA AND UEFA TO SUSPEND RUSSIAN TEAMS AND CLUBS FROM THEIR COMPETITIONS  The Russian invasion of Ukraine has now reached for legal adjudication. After being suspended from various international sports bodies and international sporting events, including the ongoing Winter… Continue reading FOOTBALL/SOCCER: RUSSIA MOVES THE COURT OF ARBITRATION FOR SPORT AGAINST ITS SUSPENSION FROM FIFA, UEFA

੧੦ ਮਾਰਚ ਨੂੰ  ਕੇਵਲ ੧੧੭ ਹੀ ਪਾਸ ਹੋਣਗੇ

  ੧੦ ਮਾਰਚ ਨੂੰ ਕੇਵਲ ੧੧੭ ਹੀ ਪਾਸ ਹੋਣਗੇ ਇਮਤਿਹਾਨਾਂ ਦੀ ਤਾਂ ਚਿੰਤਾ ਤਾਂ ਸਭ ਨੂੰ ਸਤਾਉਦੀ ਹੀ ਹੈ ਪਰ ਉਸ ਤੌ ਵੱਧ ਚਿੰਤਾ ਹੁੰਦੀ ਹੈ ਨਤੀਜਿਆਂ ਦੀ। ਚੌਣਾਂ ਇਮਤਿਹਾਨਾਂ ਤੌ ਕਿਸੇ ਵੀ ਤਰਾਂ ਘੱਟ ਨਹੀ। ਇਸ ਵਾਰ ਦੇ ਇਮਤਿਹਾਨ ਸ਼ਾਇਦ ਸਖ਼ਤ ਸਨ ਤੇ ਕੁੱਲ ਉਮੀਦਵਾਰ ਸਨ ੧੩੦੪. ਨਤੀਜਾ ਤਾਂ ਪਤਾ ਹੀ ਹੈ ਕੇਵਲ ੧੧੭… Continue reading ੧੦ ਮਾਰਚ ਨੂੰ  ਕੇਵਲ ੧੧੭ ਹੀ ਪਾਸ ਹੋਣਗੇ

Davis Cup : Canada loses 4-0 to the Netherlands, India beat Denmark 4-0

  The Netherlands made a near clean sweep against the visiting Canadian team I the Davis Cup World Cup Qualifying tie at Sportcampus Zuidepark in the Hague on Saturday. The Netherlands won 4-0 as the last game of the tie was not played. With this win on the home turf, the Dutch earned a spot… Continue reading Davis Cup : Canada loses 4-0 to the Netherlands, India beat Denmark 4-0

Davis Cup: The Netherlands take 2-0 lead against Canada

  Playing against their more seasoned and higher ranked players, the young Canadians put up a splendid fight before going down fighting in the opening day singles match of the Davis Cup  at Sportcampus Zuidepark at Hague on Friday.   Now Canada needs to win all three matches on Saturday to secure a spot in the Davis Cup Finals… Continue reading Davis Cup: The Netherlands take 2-0 lead against Canada

Athletics: India’s first ever bronze in team walking for women

The Indian women walkers could not have given a better gift to India on Women’s Day than  first ever bronze medal in the World Athletics Race Walking Championship. The Indian women’s 20km walk team, comprising Ravina, Bhawna Jat and Munita Prajapati,  made history by winning the first medal in the 61-year  athletic history  by finishing behind China and Greece in… Continue reading Athletics: India’s first ever bronze in team walking for women

Paralympics: Not for you, pack up Russia & Belarus, says IPC

It was inevitable. Russia and Belarus have been asked to pack up and leave the athletes village, less than 24 hours before the start of the Paralympic games in Beijing. The International Paralympic Committee (IPC) that oversees the conduct of the Paralympic sports and Olympics took a complete u turn after para athletes from some… Continue reading Paralympics: Not for you, pack up Russia & Belarus, says IPC

My wish: Let March make your life  as colourful as Roses

Chandigarh just had its popular Rose Festival. Not only the Sector 16 Rose Garden is in full bloom, many others who love plants and spend time in their kitchen gardens, are also witnessing splash of beautiful colours with Roses and seasonal plants in full bloom. My friend Kirpal Singh of Gurudev fame shared some of… Continue reading My wish: Let March make your life  as colourful as Roses