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Haryana doubles cash rewards for Rio

August 26th, 2012 - 6:02 pm ICT by IANS
Gohana (Haryana) Aug 26 (IANS) After showering cash rewards, luxury cars and other goodies on London Olympics medallists and participants, the Haryana government Sunday said it would double the ... Read more...

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Olympic winners get rewards, cars

August 26th, 2012 - 5:58 pm ICT by IANS
Gohana (Haryana), Aug 26 (IANS) The London Olympics medal winners from Haryana were Sunday given cash rewards and luxury Audi cars here.The ceremony took place here in Sonepat district, ... Read more...

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Haryana Olympics players to get over Rs.6.5 crore

August 16th, 2012 - 8:41 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Aug 16 (IANS) While four out of the six Indian medal winners at the recent London Olympics, with a Haryana connection, will get Rs.4.5 crore for their achievements, ... Read more...

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Usain Bolt sets new Twitter Olympic record

August 10th, 2012 - 7:32 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Aug 10 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Usain Bolt enticed the heart of many of his fans when he once again scooped the championship of 200 meters race. This was not only noted in ... Read more...

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Interval Training: Short And Effective, Claim Researchers

March 1st, 2010 - 9:13 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Mar 1, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Norwegian researchers have claimed that the regimens that had been developed mainly for the Olympic participants, called the interval training regimens, are also great for those ... Read more...

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Kim Yuna Under Stress For Winning Olympic Gold

February 23rd, 2010 - 8:00 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Vancouver, Feb 23, (THAINDIAN NEWS) It is quite natural to see Olympic participants eyeing the gold medal that brings a lot of fame and prosperity with it. However, for South ... Read more...

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The ‘bride’ is ready - but will rain spoil Olympic party?

August 7th, 2008 - 6:04 pm ICT by IANS
By Tarun Basu Beijing, Aug 7 (IANS) This 2,000-year-old capital city, eager to present its sleek ultra modern look to the world, is all dressed up for China's long awaited coming-out party -- ... Read more...

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