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Rural sports events captivate hearts

Rural sports, including kushti (wrestling), malkhambh, kabaddi (for persons with physical disabilities), weightlifting, rangoli (for women), was organised on the concluding day of the Anegundi Utsav 2015 at Anegundi on Sunday. People of all ages ... The Hindu, 1 month ago
Rural sports captivate hearts The Hindu, 1 month ago

Trinamool Congress doesn't want government meddling in land deals between industry and farmer

By Derek O'Brien There's a delightful phrase of Persian origin called `noora kushti'. It denotes a fixed fight - two people pretending to wrestle and fool spectators. The so-called tussle between the BJP-led government and Congress over the bill ...
 Economic Times1 month ago

Is this Aamir's favourite sport?

Aamir seems to love kushti! Aamir Khan has tried his hand at various sports -- cricket, boxing, cycling -- in the movies. But the one he loves to come back to seems to be wrestling. The actor has never actually played a wrestler but has wrestled hefty pehelwaans in the movies. Now, he will play a wrestler in his next film, Dangal. Here's looking at his -- and other Bollywood actors' -- take on wrestling in Hindi cinema.   Akshay Kumar and Undertaker in Khiladiyon Ka Khiladi ...
 Rediff.com2 months ago
New Indian Express

A Slice of Arabia in Hyderabad

HYDERABAD: As we reach Chandrayangutta from Charminar, the popular version of kurta pyjama changes into kurta lungi and in Barkas lungi along with T-shirt, shirt and pyjama is preferred. We do wear kurta pyjama but only for special occasions. We ...
 New Indian Express1 day ago

Mungaru Samskritika Habba from June 1

Comment · print · T T T+· T- Mungaru Samskritika Raichur Habba, an annual sports and cultural festival, organised by the Munnuru Kaapu community to celebrate Kara Hunnime during the kharif season, will begin on June 1. Addressing a press ...
 The Hindu1 week ago

He lost his job, but won the gold

Comment · print · T T T+· T- M. Raju's victory makes him eligibleto represent India inthe championships tobe held at Dubaiand Italy.— PHOTO: M.A. SRIRAM M. Raju (27) could either keep his job at a shop that made schoolbags or ...
 The Hindu2 weeks ago

Mysuru girl rolls up sleeves, proves mettle

Comment · print · T T T+· T- Rita Priyanka A. wona gold medal at the national championship in Thrissur, Kerala.— PHOTO: M.A. SRIRAM It is common for boys to dare others for an arm wrestling bout. But, for 23-year-old Rita Priyanka ...
 The Hindu2 weeks ago

The Mud-wrestler No-one Wanted to Touch

Wrestling is popular throughout India, but the state of Maharashtra has a particular obsession with the sport, in particular maati kushti, or mud-wrestling. Many poor farming families train at least one son as a wrestler, and for a lucky few it ...
 Sudan Vision Daily2 weeks ago

As PM Narendra Modi Visits Bengal on Saturday, Chemistry With Mamata Banerjee Will Be Watched

Kolkata: For the first time since becoming Prime Minister, Narendra Modi is visiting West Bengal over the weekend and the once-hostile Mamata Banerjee will meet him several times. The West Bengal chief minister insists it is all for Bengal's ...
 NDTV3 weeks ago

Use Karachi's resources on Karachi

Home » Karachi By Karachi: Pasban e Pakistan general secretary Usman Moazzam on Wednesday demanded that the resources being generated by Karachi should be spent on Karachi, adding this mega city has been badly neglected in resources allocation and ...
 Pakistan Press International4 weeks ago
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