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AA Edit | Welcoming spirit of chess to India

Chess was India’s gift to the world, but it might be one of the many ancient truths lost on us

20 Jun 2022 11:30 PM

The Game of The Queen: 5 iconic women chess champions

June 20th of every year is celebrated as the International Chess Day

20 Jul 2021 3:56 PM

Chess between friends

Emphasising that both of them have different styles of play, Harika also attests to the healthy competition between them.

21 Feb 2020 1:49 AM

6-year-old becomes youngest rated chess player

Nivaan spends four-five hours a day working on his game.

04 May 2018 12:22 AM

Nine-year-old chess prodigy in visa row

The family had moved to London from Bengaluru in 2012 when Shreyas was three years old.

23 Apr 2018 2:16 AM


Chess to help slum kids in Rajasthan

Suraj Indora and Bajrang are two other children, who have started utilising their free time in playing chess.

09 Apr 2018 1:30 AM

All India Chess Federation adopts Khadi as uniforms for international meets

The decisioin was made in order to promote the signature and heritage fabric of the country.

05 Sep 2017 6:01 PM

Judit Polgar: Hungarian chess queen moves into education

She is considered the world's best ever female player.

30 Jul 2017 4:47 PM

Making the right moves at 7

Little Ahana was the silver medalist in the Under-6 category of the Maharashtra State Schools’ competition last year.

22 Jun 2017 12:49 AM

Chess: Adhiban comes of age with third place finish in Holland

The former national champion said his primary goal ahead of the tournament was to finish with a plus score in rating.

01 Feb 2017 2:03 AM


2016 Year of the Stunners: Checkmate!

Young chess player Praggnanandhaa is capable of being the best, just like his idol Viswanathan Anand.

25 Dec 2016 12:23 AM

In Anand’s footsteps

The Chennai-based international master, recently won the Isle of Man championship in October! More Power to R Praggnanandhaa.

13 Nov 2016 12:06 AM