martial arts

Vidyut Jammwal nabs thieves (With Images)


September 1st, 2012 - 4:08 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 1 (IANS) Actor Vidyut Jammwal turned into a real-life action hero when he managed to nab two thieves who broke into his house."A few days ago, a couple ... Read more...

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Jada Pinkett Smith tweets her bikini photo


July 30th, 2012 - 7:14 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, July 30 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Wife of celebrity Will Smith, Jada Pinkett Smith has sent all women who have reached the age of 40 a message. She says that one ... Read more...

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Cabs service for women launched in Gurgaon


June 1st, 2012 - 11:44 pm ICT by IANS
Gurgaon, June 1 (IANS) A taxi service exclusively for women and families was launched in this Delhi suburb Friday. The drivers will be women trained in martial arts.The Apra group ... Read more...

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China dismisses Dalai Lama’s claim of poison plot


May 14th, 2012 - 5:40 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, May 14 (IANS) A state-run Chinese daily Monday dismissed Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama's claim that China was trying to poison him to death using female devotees, and ... Read more...

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Action-animated ‘Arjun’ gets right slot, set to release (With Images)


May 11th, 2012 - 6:11 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 11 (IANS) Animated film "Arjun: The Warrior Prince", releasing May 25, has been ready since 2010. But director Arnab Chaudhuri says he was waiting for the right time ... Read more...

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Busy Raj Kundra reserves time for Shilpa, baby


May 5th, 2012 - 8:21 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 5 (IANS) Actress Shilpa Shetty is due to give birth next month and is going to be in for some much-needed pampering. Her businessman husband Raj ... Read more...

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Brazil girls gaga over Prince Harry


March 10th, 2012 - 5:15 pm ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, March 10 (IANS) Brazilian women, desperate to win Prince Harry's hand in marriage, are expected to mob the young royal upon his visit to Brazil.According to dailystar.co.uk, ... Read more...

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Assam constable runs 156 km barefoot


January 31st, 2012 - 10:11 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, Jan 31 (IANS) A constable from Assam Police ran an incredible 156.2 km barefoot in just 24 hours, and is set to enter the Guinness Book of World Records.Abhijit ... Read more...

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Peter Andre has kung-fu ambition


January 24th, 2012 - 2:51 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 24 (IANS) Singer Peter Andre is hoping to get a black belt in kung-fu within a year.The 38-year-old and his six-year-old son, Junior, are taking lessons in the ... Read more...

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Gina Carano’s GQ photos create a stir


January 12th, 2012 - 12:20 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington, Jan 11 (THAINDIAN NEWS) NMA fighting star Gina Carano is currently promoting her movie “Haywire.” The action thriller is set to hit the theaters later this month. The former fighter ... Read more...

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Kids who play football have more friends


December 28th, 2011 - 9:01 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 28 (IANS) Children who play football are four times more likely to have a large group of friends than those who play tennis or cricket, says a study ... Read more...

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Russia allocates $19 mn more for sports infrastructure


November 16th, 2011 - 7:18 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, Nov 16 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russia has set aside an extra $19 million for upgrades to the country's sports infrastructure over the next three years.Russia is overhauling its dilapidated Soviet-era ... Read more...

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Teach girls martial arts for self-protection: President


November 2nd, 2011 - 6:57 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Nov 2 (IANS) The security of women should be of prime concern for law-enforcing authorities as well as society, President Pratibha Patil said here Wednesday, terming self-protection "the ... Read more...

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Milla Jovovich has studied martial arts to get more action roles


October 8th, 2011 - 12:06 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Oct 7 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Three Musketeers star Milla Jovovich is calling on women to move out of the shadow. The actress and model said because women are naturally not strong, ... Read more...

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What happened between Chitrangada and the Roshans?


August 26th, 2011 - 4:15 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 26 (IANS) Why was Chitrangada Singh suddenly replaced by Jacqueline Fernandez in the mutant's role in "Krissh 3"? Though both the parties ascribe a problem of dates, there ... Read more...

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Six bronze medals for India in Vovinam meet


August 3rd, 2011 - 4:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 3 (IANS) The Indian Vovinam martial arts team won six bronze medals in the World Vovinam Championship organised in Ho Chi Minh city, Vietnam July 26-31."Twenty-Two countries ... Read more...

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Nicolas Cage’s son to enter rehab


July 24th, 2011 - 2:58 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 24 (IANS) Hollywood star Nicolas Cage's son Weston wants to enter a rehabilitation centre following his arrest on domestic violence charges.Weston, 20, has decided to take the treatment ... Read more...

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Akshay to learn combat karate for ‘Rowdy Rathore’


June 27th, 2011 - 7:21 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 27 (IANS) He is a black belt in Taekwondo and now Akshay Kumar is learning traditional combat karate for his role in "Rowdy Rathore".Directed by Prabhudeva, ... Read more...

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Cheadle’s Bollywood dreams!


June 26th, 2011 - 7:32 am ICT by IANS
London, June 26 (IANS) The "Hotel Rawanda" actor Don Cheadle always had a fascination for Indian movies and would like to star in one."I would love to sing and dance ... Read more...

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Van Damme signs ‘Six Bullets’


June 23rd, 2011 - 6:38 am ICT by IANS
London, June 23 (IANS) Hollywood tough guy Jean-Claude Van Damme will join the star cast of upcoming action movie "Six Bullets" directed by Ernie Barbarash.The movie revolves around a former ... Read more...

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‘Kung Fu Panda 2′ breaks China records, earns 11 mn pounds


June 6th, 2011 - 9:33 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 6 (IANS) Animation movie "Kung Fu Panda 2" got an overwhelming response in China - it raked in 11 million pounds on its opening weekend.The film which features ... Read more...

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Cooper is doing great after split: Arnold


March 23rd, 2011 - 2:44 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, March 23 (IANS) Actor Bradley Cooper is fine after his split from actress girlfriend Renee Zellweger, says actor Tom Arnold."He's doing great. He's doing amazing," usmagazine.com quoted Arnold ... Read more...

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Abbie Cornish delights all in ‘Sucker Punch’


March 22nd, 2011 - 1:41 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Mar 21 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Abbie Cornish according to the director of “Sucker Punch” was eager to impress during the filming of the movie.The movie is set to open in cinemas ... Read more...

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Chile’s ‘Star Wars’ school to teach kids martial arts


March 13th, 2011 - 3:48 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 13 (ANI): A 'Star Wars' school called 'The Jedi Temple' in Quilpue, Chile, is set to give kids a unique way to study martial arts.According to BBC Mundo, the school, ... Read more...

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President Patil felicitates first women paramilitary regiment in Delhi


March 8th, 2011 - 10:06 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar 8 (ANI): President Pratibha Devisingh Patil on the occasion of International Women's Day today felicitated the country's first paramilitary battalion comprising exclusively of women.The first all-women battalion of the ... Read more...

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Manipur top medals tally with 14 wushu gold


February 16th, 2011 - 7:14 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, Feb 16 (IANS) Manipur Wednesday topped the medals tally by winning 14 of the 40 gold on offer in wushu, a form of martial arts, in the ongoing National Games here.In ... Read more...

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National Games: Manipur top medal tally with ten wushu gold


February 15th, 2011 - 6:22 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, Feb 15 (IANS) Manipur Tuesday topped in medal tally by winning ten of 18 gold medals on offer in wushu, a form of martial arts, in the National Games. Overall Manipur ... Read more...

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Teresa Palmer did rigorous training for ‘I Am Number Four’


February 15th, 2011 - 3:29 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Feb 15 (IANS) Hollywood actress Teresa Palmer has revealed that she had to undergo rigorous physical training for her role in "I Am Number Four".Produced by Steven Spielberg and Michael ... Read more...

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Alex Reid calls ambulance after an accident


January 31st, 2011 - 8:26 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Jan 31 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Daily Star reports that Alex Reid has been rushed in an ambulance to the hospital.Katie Price announced last week that she has split from Reid. ... Read more...

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Saif Ali Khan: Son Ibrahim Wins Gold- Makes Him A Proud Father


January 28th, 2011 - 4:26 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
According to reports Ibrahim has recently received a gold medal for excelling in Judo at the Nirmal Lifestyle International School Sports League. Now considering the fact that martial arts is an extremely ... Read more...

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Annie Ilonzeh cast in Charlie’s Angels


January 21st, 2011 - 7:45 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Jan 21 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Annie Ilonzeh is set to play Kate in ABC’s “Charlie’s Angels” reboot.The Deadline reports that the “General Hospital” co-star is set to be one of the ... Read more...

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‘Udumban’ To Revive Native Martial Arts In Kollywood


January 10th, 2011 - 2:59 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
, written and directed by A. L.Vijay explored the age old ‘wrestling’ and it became a craze among the viewers.Now, action director Michael of the upcoming film Udumban is trying to ... Read more...

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Real-Life Super Hero: Phoenix Jones


January 7th, 2011 - 9:24 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Seattle, Jan 7 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Move over Spiderman and Superman, because there is a real-life super hero prowling the streets of Seattle and Washington. His main aim is to save the people ... Read more...

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Master Chef India 2: Will It Be Action Star Akshay Kumar As Host Again?


December 27th, 2010 - 11:58 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
Akshay Kumar, the anchor of the recently concluded cooking show on Star Plus is quite impressed with the all the participants on the show, more so with the three finalists ... Read more...

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Akshay Kumar’s son next ‘Khiladi’ in making?


December 6th, 2010 - 7:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 6 (IANS) Bollywood action hero Akshay Kumar's son Aarav seems to be walking in his father's footsteps already! The eight-year-old bagged three medals at a Karate tournament Monday."I'm ... Read more...

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