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Indians at the Asian Games: Shooters Jitu, Shweta give India golden start

IOC President Thomas Bach presents Rai Jitu of India with his gold medal in the 50m Pistol Men's event at Ongnyeon International Shooting Range during the 2014 Asian Games in Incheon, South Korea,......

Why the prime minister MUST visit Kashmir

The current situation in the state of Jammu and Kashmir is a reminder, if such reminders are needed at all, that political initiatives need more than just cleverness to succeed. No one will deny......

Shooter Heena Sidhu pulls out of Iran event due to hijab rule

India's pistol shooter Heena Sidhu pulled out of the Asian Airgun Shooting Championship in Iran due to the compulsory hijab rule for all women athletes.  The former world number one thinks......

Sports Ministry begins thorough probe into Rio debacle

IMAGE: Indian shooter Heena Sidhu. The shooters failed to win a single medal at Rio Olympics. Photograph: PTI Photo. The Sports Ministry on Thursday said it has started a "thorough review" of......

Bindra may head panel to review India's shooting debacle at Rio Olympics

IMAGE: Heena Sidhu reacts during the qualifying round of the 50m shooting qualifying event at the Rio Olympics. Photograph: PTI The National Rifle Association of India (NRAI) has come up with a......

Shooting: Heena Sidhu fails to qualify in 25m pistol event

Heena had also failed to progress to the final of the 10m air pistol held on Sunday IMAGE: Indian shooter Heena Sidhu reacts during her event on Tuesday. Photograph: PTI Photo. Shooter Heena......

Shooter Heena Sidhu misses final by a point

Former world number one Heena Sidhu missed out on qualifying for the final of women's 10-metre air pistol event by just one point on the concluding day of the ISSF World Cup in Munich on......
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As Long As There Is Sharia Law, Women Will Not Have Human Rights

TheLipTV It came as nothing short of a shock when the King of Saudi Arabia issued a decree to allow women to vote in the municipal elections —... ...

http://www.huffingtonpost.in/deeba-abedi/as-long-as-there-is-sharia-law-women-will-not-have-human-rights/
Heena Sidhu writes about why she refused to wear the hijab at the Asian Shooting Championship

Why would I not object to wearing a hijab? Isn't it going against the definition of sport? Working towards equality In India, every four years... ...

http://indiatoday.intoday.in/story/working-towards-equality-hijab-heena-sidhu-olympian-shooter-asian-airgun-shooting-championship/1/813191.html
Balewadi range is failing all its shooting stars

ByYogesh Sadhwani & Avinash Rajput Yogesh Sadhwani & Avinash Rajput , Pune Mirror | Nov 15, 2016, 02.30 AM IST The disrepair witnessed by... ...

http://www.punemirror.in/pune/cover-story/Balewadi-range-is-failing-all-its-shooting-stars/articleshow/55421939.cms
Sports and religion

6 November 2016, New Delhi, Sayak Dutta Even though there is a growing participation and presence of women in sports, there is a very... ...

http://www.millenniumpost.in/NewsContent.aspx?NID=331881
Oppression of the veil

The article below represents a preview only and is not meant for reuse or republishing. New Delhi, Nov. 2 -- I am not sure if shooter Heena Sidhu... ...

http://www.htsyndication.com/htsportal/article/Oppression-of-the-veil/16772639

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