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Asian Games silver medalist Santhi Soundarajan works as a daily-wager in a brick kiln

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July 24, Chennai: Santhi Soundarajan, who won a silver medal in the 800m at the Doha Asian Games in 2006 works today as a daily wager in a brick kiln for just Rs 200 per day. Her career in sports ended after a failed gender test. The Asian Games medalist was stripped of her women’s […]

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The bicycle would undermine women’s sexual health

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July 23, New Delhi: The bicycle would reduce the sensitivity of women, especially when the seat is higher than the handlebars. we already knew that regular cycling can reduce sexual performance of men. But it seems that the bike is not without risks for the female libido. This sport could even significantly reduce their sensitivity. […]

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Indian national flag hoisted at the London Olympic games village

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July 23, London: Our national anthem was played and the Tricolour was hoisted at the Olympic Games Village in London on Sunday, in a fun-filled musical ceremony presided by the Village Mayor, in attendance of 35 athletes and delegates. The Village Mayor Sir Charles Allen welcomed India’s Deputy Chef-de-Mission Brig PK Muralidharan Raja, who made […]

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“Be A Champion, Boycott Zoos”: Jwala Gutta Teamed Up With PETA

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July 21, Hyderabad: Ace shuttler Jwala Gutta has teamed up with the People for Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) to speak out against the cruelty of zoos across the country. She demands the closure of zoos and a ban on captive breeding of wild animals. Speaking about her concern for animals, Jwala said, “One of […]

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Rafael Nadal will not participate in the London Games

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July 20, London: Spain’s Rafael Nadal, the reigning Olympic champion, withdrew Thursday from the London Olympics, where he was to be the flagship of Spanish athletes at the opening ceremony, because of knee tendinitis, he is not in a physical condition to participate in the competition. “I am not in condition to compete in the […]

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F1: Mallya does not despair to see a Force India on the podium

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July 19, Paris: The head of the Force India team, Vijay Mallya said that its pilots, Paul di Resta and Nico Hulkenberg, would have to be more of racing luck this season to try to climb onto the podium of a Grand Prix . Vijay Mallya, believes that there is no reason in case of […]

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India invites Pakistan for first series since 2007.

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July 17, Mumbai: Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) said on Monday it had invited Pakistan for a series later this year, their first in five years, in a further sign of improving ties between the neighbours. The decision to host Pakistan was taken by the Board of Control for Cricket in India […]

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Jeev Milkha Singh, the first Indian to win Scottish Open

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July 16, Inverness (Scotland): Jeev Milkha Singh on Sunday sparked a double celebration after beating Italian Francesco Molinari in a play-off to win the Scottish Open at Castle Stuart and earn a spot at the British Open next week at the Royal Lytham and St. Annes. Singh, the son of an Olympic 400-meter runner, holed […]

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WTA: Serena Williams takes over gently at Stanford.

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July 12, Stanford: Serena Williams easily won her first match since her weekend of glory at Wimbledon, beating her young compatriot Nicole Gibbs, on Wednesday in the 2nd round of the WTA tournament in Stanford (hard). Serena titled on the English turf in singles and doubles with her sister Venus, has become 6-2, 6-1 in […]

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Wrestler turned actor Dara Singh passes away.

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July 12, Mumbai: Veteran wrestling champion and actor Dara Singh died at his home in Mumbai on Thursday morning following a brief illness, His doctor RK Aggarwa said. “Dara Singh passed away peacefully at 7.30am this (Thursday) morning,” said Ram Narain, COO, Kokilaben Dhirubhai Ambani Hospital, where the actor was being treated before he was […]

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