Tripura’s Dipa Karmakar ruled out of Commonwealth Games

Tripura’s Dipa Karmakar ruled out of Commonwealth Games

AGARTALA, February 14, 2018: India’s top gymnast Dipa Karmakar has been forced out of the upcoming Commonwealth Games owing to the career-threatening knee injury she picked up last year, her coach Bisweshwar Nandi said on Tuesday. “She is not yet ready for a tournament like the Commonwealth Games. So, the target is to make her […]

Tripura: Olympian ace gymnast Dipa Karmakar critically injured, might miss Asian Championships 

Tripura: Olympian ace gymnast Dipa Karmakar critically injured, might miss Asian Championships 

Agartala, April 04: Olympian ace gymnast and Tripura’s golden girl Dipa Karmakar sustained a major leg injury that now poses serious challenges for her participation in the Asian Championships scheduled in May this year. While practising at the Indira Gandhi Stadium in Delhi, Dipa sustained injuries in the ligament of her feet. She underwent a critical Anterior Cruciate […]

These women prove Tripura is more than just about Dipa Karmakar & Sourabhee Debbarma!

These women prove Tripura is more than just about Dipa Karmakar & Sourabhee Debbarma!

AGARTALA, March 13: If Tripura believes in restricting its applause to Indian gymnast Dipa Karmakar or first female Indian Idol – Sourabhee Debbarma as celebrated women, there is need to give another thought as many women, especially indigenous women amidst limited scope for them, had contribution in arts, education and culture. But they were not […]

Union Minister Kiren Rijiju honours NE sports icons, 5 from poll-bound Manipur

Union Minister Kiren Rijiju honours NE sports icons, 5 from poll-bound Manipur

NEW DELHI, Feb 28: Amid model code in force in Manipur, five sportspersons from this poll-bound state in Northeast India and two others from the region including Olympic gymnast Dipa Karmakar were felicitated by the Centre and given cash prizes on Tuesday. Besides Karmakar, Indian women hockey captain P Sushila Chanu, Olympian L Bombayla Devi […]