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India and the Great Olympic Tamasha

Even those of us who shudder at the thought of walking to the neighbourhood store, or who have never dipped a foot in a swimming pool or kicked a football in our lives, will watch avidly as great......

Another head rolls in Adarsh housing society scam

Former IAS officer Subhash Lalla, whose kin owns a flat in the scam-hit Adarsh Housing Society in south Mumbai, on Monday resigned as a member of Maharashtra State Human Rights Commission.Lalla met......

New Army chief trained Bangladeshis in 1971 war

Gen V K Singh, the senior-most infantry officer, was on Wednesday handed over charge of the Indian Army, the world's second largest, by outgoing chief Gen Deepak Kapoor and he will formally assume......

Million people displaced, over 230 dead

Heavy rains and floods over the past week have wreaked havoc in Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh, Maharashtra and claimed over 230 lives and displaced over a million people.......

Strauss-Kahn gets bail, indicted on sex charges

Former IMF chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn was granted bail by a New York court shortly after he was formally indicted on all sexual assault charges. The court agreed to free Strauss-Kahn from a New......

Investors to get shares in 5 PSUs at discount

Investors can expect to get shares of five listed public sector units at a discount from their market prices and be part of equity holding in at least two more state-run companies, since the......

India Inc gives thumbs up to the Budget

Here is what the industry leaders have to say about the budget: "Maintaining excise duty rate constant is a great relief to the industry"Deepak Jalan, Managing Director, Linc Pen The budget has......

Sonia tells banks to give loans to farmers at low rates

Seeking to insulate small and marginal farmers from exploitation by moneylenders, United Progressive Alliance chairperson Sonia Gandhi has asked banks to provide credit to farming community at......

Stock exchanges: Why Jalan report is being bashed

In January 2010, the Securities and Exchange Board of India appointed a committee under the chairmanship of former Reserve Bank of India governor Bimal Jalan to recommend changes in ownership and......

Tamil star Vijay shoots in Kerala

Get your low down on what's happening in the world of Malayalam cinema, right here! Tamil superstar Vijay is shooting at Varikkassery Mana in Ottappalam, Kerala for his film......

The very best of Prakash Mehra

Prakash Mehra passed away on Sunday morning. The late filmmaker was 69, and had been suffering for a while, and died of multiple organ failure. May he rest in peace. Mehra gave us some sensational......

Jayant snatches gold at World Masters Weightlifting C'ship

India Army's Lt Colonel Sudhakar Jayant has won gold medal at the IWF World Masters weightlifting championships, in Turin, Italy. Forty-five-year-old Jayant competing in the 62kg weight category,......

Arizona nonagenarian sets Weightlifting World Record

A barrel-chested 91-year-old strongman from Arizona shattered the world record for the bench press in his dwindling age group, with a lift of 187.2 pounds - some 50 pounds more than the previous......

Records shatter, champions fall in weightlifting

The Olympic weightlifting competition ended with the crowning of a new super heavyweight champion and a frightening fall for the old one. Iran's Behdad Salimikordasiabi won the last of 15 gold......

Photos: North Korean Om sets Games lifting record

North Korean weightlifter Om Yun Chol set an Olympic record and matched the world record for the men's 56 kilogram clean and jerk lift on Sunday by lifting 168 kg - exactly three times his own......

China's Wang eases to victory in 48kg lift

China's Wang Mingjuan extended a 10-year unbeaten international record to win gold in the first women's weightlifting event of the London Games, giving the Chinese team a perfect start in their......

  People speak for weightlifting world record

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Q. Shalmanov is an ethnic Turk from Bulgaria. Later he defected to Turkey to become a legendary sports person. Who is he and what is his accomplishment?
:  A. Naum Shalamanov (also Naim Suleimanov and Naim Sleymanoglu, born January 23, 1967 at Ptichar, Bulgaria) is a Turkish World and Olympic Champion in...... more

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Q. He was nicknamed "The Pocket Hercules" due to his small stature. He was World and Olympic Champion in Weightlifting. He won three Olympic Championships, seven World Championships and six European Championships and earned 46 world records. Who was he?
Good Citizen:  A. Naim Sleymanoğlu more

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Good Citizen:  A. Arnold Schwarzenegger grew up in the small isolated village of Graz, Austria. He was encouraged by his father at a young age to participate in some...... more

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IOA shows little intent to clean up

In December 2012, the image of Indian sports hit rock bottom when the Indian Olympic Association (IOA) was suspended by the International Olympic... ...

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Olympian Shane Hamman Signs Publishing Contract with Tate Publishing

Tate Publishing and Enterprises, LLC, is proud to announce the recent signing of Olympian Shane Hamman to a publishing contract . Shane Hamman ,... ...

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Anju and Bobby George got reward for their efforts

Milkha Singh and PT Usha are some of the pioneers of athletics in our country. They strove hard in 200 and 400 metres and created a niche for... ...

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Private Coaching Sessions From Scott Tucker

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Itomba attempts Guinness Record

Source: The Sangai Express Imphal, March 15 2014 : With his eyes set firmly on the Guinness Book of World Records, 22 year old Maibam Itomba... ...

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