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The Olympic torch is lit on Thursday in front of the columns of the ancient Parthenon temple, at the Acropolis hill,for the Athens 2004 Olympic Games. Photo: AP. More photos

General

  Iraqi players reject role of political pawns (20040826) New
  Weightlifting coaches sacked (20040825)
  Minister lauds Shobha's effort (20040824)
  Indian squad returns (20040823)
  Rathore arrives home to a hearty welcome (20040822)
  Drugs found at Greek coach's office (20040822)
  Fire at mountain bike venue (20040822)
  Biggest trauma: Malleswari (20040821)
  Doping issue: Pratima blames coaches (20040821)
  'B' samples tested (20040821)
  Action against drug cheats certain: Dutt (20040821)
  Pratima Kumari suspended on doping charges (20040820)
  Who brought the owls? (20040820)
  Samsung awards for Rathore (20040819)
  Greek sprinters withdraw (20040819)
  Out to have fun (20040819)
  Mixed day for India (20040817)
  Media being taken for a ride, literally (20040816)
  Jamaican sprinter Mullings not to run (20040816)
  A stunning blow (20040816)
  Can India strike a medal? (20040815)
  A trip down memory lane (20040815)
  Kenteris, Thanou charged with WADA code violation (20040815)
  Bush Sr. opens Olympic softball tourney (20040815)
  Cameraman covering Olympic flame relay dies (20040815)
  Opening Ceremony a melange of the ancient and modern (20040814)
  Greek sprinters buck dope test, injured (20040814)
  Argentina's soccer team to honour Maradona (20040814)
  Olympic firsts (20040814)
  Olympic Games the most potent unifying force (20040813)
  Perfecting the art of lobbying (20040813)
  Temple of Poseidon flooded with light (20040813)
  Flame reaches Athens after global journey (20040812)
  Comprehensive coverage on DD (20040812)
  A bonanza awaits Russian winners (20040812)
  Athletes' biggest concern is winning, not security (20040812)
  In search of the perfect 10 (20040811)
  Will it be the best Games ever? (20040810)
  Greece all geared up for the big occasion (20040809)
  Ioannou fighting a different battle (20040809)
  An American hand in Iraq's gold mission (20040808)

Athletics

  Isinbayeva... on top of the world (20040826) New
  Anju qualifies (20040826) New
  Tough task for Bobby (20040826) New
  Kate Allen sprints to gold (20040826) New
  Day of reckoning for Anju (20040825)
  Stripped of title (20040825)
  `Mosquito' heaves to a new high (20040825)
  A multi-talented Olympian - Straathof (20040824)
  Just in ... for 100m glory (20040824)
  Korzhanenko asked to return medal (20040824)
  Noguchi triumphs with ease (20040823)
  Gatlin is the fastest (20040823)
  Yuliya Nesterenko is the sprint queen (20040823)
  Edwards' two-year ban upheld (20040818)
  A more competitive field out there now (20040818)
  Gebrselassie could miss 10,000m (20040817)
  Is American hegemony under threat? (20040812)
  Indian athletes getting acclimatised (20040811)
  I am fine: Anju (20040811)
  Susanthika decides not to run (20040811)
  Can Indian athletes sprint to glory? (20040809)

Tennis

  Golden double for Nicolas Massu (20040824)
  Gold for Henin-Hardenne (20040823)
  Paes, Bhupathi lose a marathon (20040822)
  Massu meets Fish (20040821)
  Leander-Mahesh's golden dreams end (20040820)
  Carlos Moya crashes out (20040820)
  Leander-Mahesh in semifinals (20040819)
  Federer falls to Berdych (20040818)
  Ferrero, Safin bow out (20040818)
  Leander-Mahesh lift India's sagging spirits (20040817)
  Henin-Hardenne makes successful return (20040816)
  A legend's debut at 47! (20040814)
  Unorthodox teams can trouble us: Leander (20040814)
  Tough draw for Roddick and Fish (20040813)
  Serena pulls out (20040812)
  Will Leander and Mahesh rise to the occasion? (20040807)

Swimming

  Russia at its customary best (20040825)
  Hackett sinks own record (20040823)
  Hackett wins in record time (20040822)
  Phelps clinches fifth gold medal (20040821)
  Better show by Shikha (20040821)
  Peirsol wins gold amidst high drama (20040820)
  Shikha sinks (20040819)
  Ian Thorpe wins Race of the Century (20040817)
  One down, seven more to go (20040816)
  Phelps makes a perfect start (20040815)
  Phelps holds centrestage (20040812)

Archery

  Indians bow out (20040822)
  Indian women lose narrowly (20040821)
  Satyadev flatters to deceive (20040820)
  Reena Kumari also bows out (20040819)
  Sumangala, Reena in second round (20040816)
  Dola, Sumangala and Reena qualify (20040813)
  Indian campaign in archery starts today (20040812)

Boxing

  Diwakar Prasad knocked out (20040821)
  Diwakar advances; Akhil Kumar out (20040819)
  Jitender, Virender make exit (20040816)
  He chose to remain `red' than be dead (20040813)

Shooting

  Anjali, Deepali disappoint (20040821)
  Rhode on target (20040819)
  Major Rathore does India proud (20040818)
  A nation salutes the Major (20040818)
  Bindra falters in the final (20040817)
  Indian marksmen off target (20040816)
  Li Du shoots down first gold; Suma finishes last (20040815)
  Indian shooters aiming for glory (20040813)

Weightlifting

  I am innocent: Chanu (20040822)
  Chunhong rewrites own World records (20040820)
  Sad end to Malleswari's campaign (20040819)
  Kunjarani to move up a place (20040819)
  All eyes are on Malleswari (20040818)
  Hat-trick for Halil Mutlu (20040817)
  Chanu finishes fourth (20040816)
  Kunjarani keen to make amends (20040814)

Tabletennis

  Indians hoping to clear first hurdle (20040814)

Badminton

  Zhang delivers for China (20040820)
  Another blow to the Indian contingent (20040818)
  Kanetkar makes a winning start (20040817)
  Abhinn ousted, Kanetkar advances (20040817)
  Aparna Popat crashes out (20040816)
  Aparna cruises into second round (20040815)

Table Tennis

  Ryu ends Chinese monopoly (20040824)
  Second gold for Zhang (20040823)
  Sharath Kamal bows out (20040816)
  Sharath Kamal makes second round (20040815)

Judo

  Tani, Nomura reign (20040815)

Hockey

  Holland meets Australia in final (20040826) New
  Holland eves have a point to prove (20040826) New
  Australia downs Japan (20040825)
  India plays Pakistan today (20040825)
  Spanish men ensure semifinal spot (20040824)
  Argentina holds India (20040824)
  The same old story (20040824)
  Germany downs Korea (20040823)
  Spain blanks Pakistan; Australia downs South Africa (20040823)
  China stuns Argentina (20040823)
  Debatable decisions mar India's chance of a medal (20040822)
  Last-minute blunder costs India dear (20040820)
  Pakistan downs fighting Korea (20040820)
  China's unbeaten run continues (20040819)
  India rallies to beat South Africa (20040818)
  Seon is Korea's hero (20040818)
  Chinese women record second straight win (20040818)
  Aussies bounce back (20040817)
  Holland beats India (20040816)
  South Africa stuns Argentina (20040816)

Football

  All eyes on Iraq (20040824)
  Iraq in semifinals (20040822)
  Germany, U.S. in women's semifinals (20040821)
  Mali upsets Greece (20040816)

Basketball

  Spain, Lithuania remain unbeaten (20040824)
  Russia mauls Nigeria (20040823)
  Russia in last eight (20040822)
  NBA stars finally show their touch (20040820)

Track & Field

  Kenenisa Bekele wins gold with new record (20040822)
  Brugnetti walks away with gold (20040821)
  Bahadur's pathetic show (20040819)

Rowing

  No smooth sailing for Indian pair (20040823)
  Pinsent pockets gold in photo finish (20040822)
  Paulose finishes a poor 27th (20040820)

Gymnastics

  Deferr locks up vault (20040824)
  A dream spin for Paul Hamm (20040820)
  Bhardwaj realises a dream (20040819)
  Romania's reign continues (20040819)

Cycling

  Meares rides to a new world record (20040821)

Gymnastics]

  Gymnastics judges suspended but results stand (20040822)

Volleyball

  China, Russia in women's semifinals (20040825)
  Brazil in last eight (20040822)

Sailing

  Indians languish in last place (20040825)

Wrestling

  Indians languish in last place
  Khatri beaten
  Irini Merleni makes history


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