Stranded Everest heroes rescued in Nepal

January 24th, 2011 - 2:46 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, Jan 24 (IANS) A team of 14, including 10 Everest summiters, who became stranded due to bad weather after carrying Nepal's tourism torch to a lesser peak, has begun ... Read more...

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Nepal’s 9-yr-old to defy age bar for Everest record

November 5th, 2010 - 5:39 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, Nov 5 (IANS) Defying an age bar on Mt. Everest climbers imposed by two countries, a nine-year-old Nepali boy is set to attempt to scale the world's ... Read more...

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CWG shooting: Indians rule the range with two more gold (Roundup)

October 7th, 2010 - 9:10 pm ICT by IANS
By Abhishek Roy New Delhi, Oct 7 (IANS)Indians continued to rule the Karni Singh Shooting Range picking up two gold medals from men's pistol events besides a silver in men's double trap individual ... Read more...

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Japanese coach trains Indian Karate-dokas

May 24th, 2010 - 10:58 pm ICT by ANI
Imphal, May 24 (ANI): Nihon Shotokan Pemba Tamang, an 8th Dan an Indian non Japanese Grandmaster, who has been a world champion in 1985 in Karate-Do, recently imparted training to over 70 ... Read more...

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West Bengal duo climb Mount Everest

May 18th, 2010 - 8:11 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, May 18 (IANS) Two mountaineers from West Bengal have summited the world's highest peak - Mount Everest. Basanta Singha Roy, 47, and Debasish Biswas, 37, scaled the 8,848-metre peak Monday, becoming the ... Read more...

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India on top with 19 medals at Commonwealth Shooting

February 21st, 2010 - 10:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 21 (IANS) Indian shooters continued their brilliant form in the Commonwealth Shooting Championships by sweeping three of the four gold medals on offer on the third day of the ... Read more...

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China deports British woman for having links with Tibetan youth congress

July 11th, 2008 - 1:26 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, July 11 (ANI): The Chinese Foreign Ministry has confirmed the recent deportation of a British citizen, and said that the case was not necessarily linked to Olympic-related changes to ... Read more...

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Shooter Vijay impressive at Beijing World Cup

April 20th, 2008 - 3:51 pm ICT by admin
Beijing, April 20 (IANS) India's Vijay Kumar shot an excellent score of 580 to finish eighth in the 25m rapid fire pistol event at the International Sport Shooting Federation World Cup underway ... Read more...

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