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Coronavirus Outbreak: Olympics silver medallist shooter Vijay Kumar undergoing law training in lockdown
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Coronavirus Outbreak: Olympics silver medallist shooter Vijay Kumar undergoing law training in lockdown

Kumar, who won silver in the 25m rapid fire pistol event in 2012 Olympics, also needed to undergo physical training but that has been postponed in the wake of the nationwide lockdown enforced to contain the spread of COVID-19 pandemic.

Uriyadi 2 movie review: Vijay Kumar follows up his impressive debut with a sharp take on Sterlite protests
Entertainment

Uriyadi 2 movie review: Vijay Kumar follows up his impressive debut with a sharp take on Sterlite protests

Uriyadi 2 is topical at a time when Lok Sabha Election 2019 is advancing. The director is able to create suitable impact with its storyline and presentation.

ISSF New Delhi Shooting World Cup 2019: Indian coach Pavel Smirnov struggles to comprehend Jitu Rai's dip in form
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ISSF New Delhi Shooting World Cup 2019: Indian coach Pavel Smirnov struggles to comprehend Jitu Rai's dip in form

Smirnov, who coached Vijay Kumar to a silver medal in 25m rapid fire pistol event at the 2012 London Olympics, is surprised at Rai's decline as he considers the Army man as one with the clearest of minds

Kamal Haasan claims 'plebiscite' comment taken out of context; party clarifies it stands 'should-to-shoulder' with armed forces
Politics

Kamal Haasan claims 'plebiscite' comment taken out of context; party clarifies it stands 'should-to-shoulder' with armed forces

At an event on Sunday, the Makkal Needhi Maiam leader Haasan batted for a plebiscite in Kashmir and questioned the government as to what they are "afraid of"

ISSF New Delhi Shooting World Cup 2019: Schoolboy Adarsh Singh aims to graduate with honours on seniors' debut
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ISSF New Delhi Shooting World Cup 2019: Schoolboy Adarsh Singh aims to graduate with honours on seniors' debut

Currently, Adarsh claims to shoot in excess of 590 in practice, and should he take that form in the World Cup, he will present a strong case to enter the final on his Cup debut.

Pro Kabaddi 2018, Patna Pirates vs Jaipur Pink Panthers, Match Highlights: Pirates beat Pink Panthers 41-30
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Pro Kabaddi 2018, Patna Pirates vs Jaipur Pink Panthers, Match Highlights: Pirates beat Pink Panthers 41-30

Catch Live score and updates from Pro Kabaddi clash between Patna Pirates and Jaipur Pink Panthers

Newlywed inter-caste couple in Hyderabad attacked by wife's father; accused arrested; woman's condition critical
India

Newlywed inter-caste couple in Hyderabad attacked by wife's father; accused arrested; woman's condition critical

The Hyderabad Police has arrested the father who brutally attacked his daughter and her lower caste husband, days after their marriage. The woman whose right hand was almost hacked off is in critical condition while the husband is out of danger

JNUSU election result 2018 updates: Left alliance wins all central panel posts; N Sai Balaji wins president's post by 1,179 votes
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JNUSU election result 2018 updates: Left alliance wins all central panel posts; N Sai Balaji wins president's post by 1,179 votes

JNUSU election result 2018 LIVE updates: The United Left Alliance clinched victory in all central panel posts of the JNUSU, defeating RSS-affiliated ABVP. Left presidential candidate N Sai Balaji won with 2,151 votes with a margin of 1,179 votes. ABVP garnered 972 votes.

ISSF World Championships: Vijayveer Sidhu grabs gold medals in junior individual and men's team 25m pistol
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ISSF World Championships: Vijayveer Sidhu grabs gold medals in junior individual and men's team 25m pistol

Vijayveer Sidhu, 16, shot a gold in the 25m standard pistol event for junior men after combining with Rajkanwar Singh Sandhu and Adarsh Singh to claim the team gold .

ISSF World Championships: Udhayveer Singh wins individual gold; leads Indian team to top spot in junior men's 25m pistol event
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ISSF World Championships: Udhayveer Singh wins individual gold; leads Indian team to top spot in junior men's 25m pistol event

India's Udhayveer Singh won an individual gold and led the Indian team to a collective gold medal on Thursday, making this India's best performance at ISSF's World Shooting Championships .

Asian Games 2018: Gagan Narang, Jitu Rai, Mehuli Ghosh fail to make it to India's shooting squad
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Asian Games 2018: Gagan Narang, Jitu Rai, Mehuli Ghosh fail to make it to India's shooting squad

The seasoned Gagan Narang, Jitu Rai and young Mehuli Ghosh failed to make the Indian shooting squad for the upcoming Asian Games, even as a few unheralded faces were picked for the quadrennial extravaganza, starting 18 August in Indonesia.

KSS Memorial Shooting Championship: Shooters Om Prakash Mitharwal, Vijay Kumar win double gold
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KSS Memorial Shooting Championship: Shooters Om Prakash Mitharwal, Vijay Kumar win double gold

The junior category of the 10M Air Pistol event saw the girl from Maharashtra continue her momentum as she took her second gold of the day while SSB's Yogita had to settle for silver. Haryana's Nayani Bharadwaj eared the bronze for her exploits.

Tracing Shahzar Rizvi's rise from an obscure Meerut village to being the top-ranked shooter in the world
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Tracing Shahzar Rizvi's rise from an obscure Meerut village to being the top-ranked shooter in the world

When Shahzar burst onto the international scene, he had no burden of expectations but the tag of World No 1 will have its own pressures. Hopefully, the nerveless youngster can shrug it off and continue to shine in the crucial tournaments ahead.

Bhopal gangrape case: Madhya Pradesh HC seeks status report on action against erring police officers
India

Bhopal gangrape case: Madhya Pradesh HC seeks status report on action against erring police officers

Taking a stern view of the 31 October Bhopal gangrape case, the Madhya Pradesh High Court on Monday sought a status report within two weeks on the disciplinary proceedings initiated against the erring police officials in the case.

Ranji Trophy: Presence of Murali Vijay, Ravichandran Ashwin makes Tamil Nadu favourites in season-opener
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Ranji Trophy: Presence of Murali Vijay, Ravichandran Ashwin makes Tamil Nadu favourites in season-opener

Tamil Nadu coach Hrishikesh Kanitkar said he was happy with the pre-season preparations adding that the focus would be on playing good cricket.

India cricketer Sushma Verma honoured by Himachal Pradesh CM; Olympian Vijay Kumar cries foul
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India cricketer Sushma Verma honoured by Himachal Pradesh CM; Olympian Vijay Kumar cries foul

The CM Virbhadra Singh lauded Sushma for bringing laurels to the state and said that it was duty of the state government to honour and encourage such achievers in field of sports.

GST from 1 July: Courier companies say e-way bills defeat the spirit of tax reform
Business

GST from 1 July: Courier companies say e-way bills defeat the spirit of tax reform

Express Industry Council of India chief operating officer Vijay Kumar said all the benefits of the GST will be lost because of e-way bills, and the country risks slipping back on the global logistics performance index

Jitu Rai says his dream of winning an Olympic medal is still very much alive
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Jitu Rai says his dream of winning an Olympic medal is still very much alive

Months after his inexplicable meltdown at the Olympic Games, ace pistol shooter Jitu Rai says he is capable of not repeating history at the world's biggest spectacle, provided he is part of the next edition in Tokyo 2020.

Indian shooting in 2016: Abhinav Bindra bids goodbye, seniors disappoint at Rio Olympics
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Indian shooting in 2016: Abhinav Bindra bids goodbye, seniors disappoint at Rio Olympics

Perfectionist Abhinav Bindra walked into the sunset after a glorious career but, in an unfortunate coincidence, dark clouds hovered over a house in disorder after the Indian shooting team returned with only luggage to boast for following a barren Olympic campaign.

Rio Olympics 2016: PV Sindhu, Pullela Gopichand to receive cash awards from BAI
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Rio Olympics 2016: PV Sindhu, Pullela Gopichand to receive cash awards from BAI

Badminton Association of India (BAI) President Dr. Akhilesh Das Gupta on Friday announced a cash award of Rs 50 lakh for shuttler P.V. Sindhu, who scripted history by bagging the silver in women's singles competition at the Olympics in Rio de Janeiro.