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China will be ready. Will India be?

In less than two years, Beijing will host the 29th Olympic Games. Pierre de Coubertin, the French founder of the modern Games, had coined a motto for this important world event: 'It is less......

10 positive things about the events in Tibet

An event which may look negative at first sight can also trigger positive collaterals. We have listed 10 encouraging aspects of the recent unrest in Tibet and the subsequent Chinese muscled......

In Tibet, China dishonours Olympic spirit

What had to happen happened! As in 1959, 1987 or again in 1989, riots have erupted in Lhasa and other provinces of Tibet. The repression (and it is only a beginning) is said to be ferocious. But......

Saina rallies into Round 3 of World Championships

Saina Nehwal staged a splendid recovery to enter the third round of the World Badminton Championships at the Pierre de Coubertin stadium in Paris on Wednesday.The world No 2 Indian ace, seeded......

French Open: Parupalli Kashyap stuns world No. 4, easy for Saina

Commonwealth Games gold medallist Parupalli Kashyap stunned world No. 4 Kenichi Tago of Japan by posting a straight-game victory in the first round ofthe men's singles......

Russian torchbearer dies after carrying flame in Sochi relay

A torchbearer died of a heart attack after carrying the Olympic flame as part of Russia's torch relay leading up to the Sochi 2014 Winter Games in February, an official said on Monday. Vadim......

French Super Series: Saina, Sindhu advance; Jwala-Ashwini ousted

Saina Nehwal fought her way back from a game down to win her opening round match while compatriot P V Sindhu crushed her opponent to storm into the second round of the French Super......

French Super Series: Ajay enters second round; Kashyap, Guru lose

Indian shuttler Ajay Jayaram notched up a straight-game win over Japan's Kazumasa Sakai but his compatriots Parupalli Kashyap and RMV Gurusaidutt failed to cross the first hurdle in the French......

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afsa kausar
Q. any logic about 5 rings in Olympic symbol?
Afsa Kausar:  A.  more

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subhash
Q. What are these games -- Pentathlon and Taekwondo ? and how they are played?
Subhash:  A. The symbol of the Olympic Games is composed of five interlocking rings, coloured blue, yellow, black, green, and red on a white field, known as the...... more

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Ramesh Agarwal
Q. THERE ARE 7 CONTINENTS BUT ONLY 5 RINGS ON FLAG OF OLYMPICS WHY IT SO?
Ramesh Agarwal:  A. A pentathlon is a contest featuring five different events. The modern type of pentathlon introduced at the 1912 Olympics was the modern pentathlon,...... more

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stalin
Q. name the french man who revived the olympic games by founding the International Olympic Committee ?
Stalin:  A. The 5 olympic rings represent the five inhabited continents, Americas (north and south are considered one), Asia, Africa, Europe, Australia. No one...... more

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MONACO: An African bid to stage the Olympic Games for the first time will get widespread sympathy in the IOC after its new reforms, Olympic chief... ...

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Chinese Taipei shuttler Chou wins French Open

Chinese Taipei shuttler Chou Tien Chen stunned China's Wang Zhengming 10-21, 25-23, 21-19 to clinch the French Open Super Series men's singles... ...

http://www.prokerala.com/news/articles/a500243.html
Saina ousted from French Open quarters

The Indian challenge came to an end at the $275,000 French Open Super Series when the country's top shuttler Saina Nehwal lost her women's singles... ...

http://www.siasat.com/english/news/saina-ousted-french-open-quarters
Saina, Kashyap bow out of French Open quarters

Paris: Saina Nehwal went down fighting to Wang Shixian of China 21-19, 19-21, 21-15 in the French Open quarterfinals on Friday night. After losing... ...

http://www.sify.com/sports/saina-kashyap-bow-out-of-french-open-quarters-news-others-okywEkccgccdb.html
Shuttler Kashyap loses in French Open quarters

After ousting top-10 competitors in the first two rounds, Indian shuttler Parupalli Kashyap had to bite the dust as he lost his men's singles... ...

http://www.prokerala.com/news/articles/a499813.html

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