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Thursday, January 8, 2015
Karate is making a push to be part of the programme for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.
New reforms by the IOC have given karate officials renewed hope that the martial art could be added to the...
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Saturday, September 6, 2014
They left the shores almost unnoticed and came back with a highly creditable three silver and a bronze. From the indoor hall of YMCA Okinawa Martial Arts Academy in Secunderabad to the London Worl...
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Friday, June 13, 2014
“Karate, to me, is my confidence. My association with karate began very late, in 2002. I was into my late 20s and had given birth to two boys when I decided to learn karate. I had gained weight an...
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June 12, 2014
Von Saxena’s film “MMA India: Fighting for a Dream” looks at the scope and depth of mixed martial arts in India.
February 19, 2014
Two children from the city took home a total of eight medals at the 11 All India Open Karate Championship held in Vishakhapatnam recently. Saloni Poojary, a student of Amrita Vidyalaya in t...
December 9, 2013
Frank Brandon is emphatic about the power of karate as a unifying force in South Africa. He is heading a 300-strong squad from the rainbow nation for the 6th Gojukai World Karate Championship...
September 18, 2013
The 18-year-old will represent India at the World Championships in Spain later this year and the Asian Games in Korea in 2014
June 14, 2013
Midhun Jith, who has won dozens of national and state championships in martial arts, talks about his ardent fight against poor infrastructure and training facilities
January 20, 2013
For more than 12 years martial arts expert Patan Jameel Khan has been running from pillar to post to secure a job. His feats, which include winning medals in several national level and internation...
November 20, 2010
After presenting before the world the youngest black belt holder in the form of five-year-old Varsha Vinod, the Alappuzha-based Ko-In-Chi Academy of Martial Arts has added two more feathers...
February 1, 2010
At five, she just looks like any other tiny tot, but Varsha Vinod is already on top of the world, having become the youngest-ever to get a karate black belt.
The wonder kid from Ker...
September 26, 2009
A five-year-old girl from Alappuzha, who recently laid a claim to being the world’s youngest Karate black belt holder, is now gearing up to go global with her skills.Varsha Vinod, a C...
April 1, 2014
Four bagfuls of trophies and unlimited zest… Anusha Parthasarathy meets tea stall owner C. Rajendran and his three daughters to whom karate is a way of life
December 16, 2013
Two experts speak on self-defence techniques that empower women
December 9, 2013
Around 1,000 competitors from 32 countries will take part in the sixth Karate-Do Gojukai World Championship at the NSCI’s Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel indoor stadium in Worli from December 11 to 15.»
August 30, 2013
He made the country proud by bagging a bronze medal at the world karate championship held in South Africa in 2009. M. Dhanasekaran, Sub-Inspector of Police (Armed Reserve), Chennai, also represente...
January 31, 2013
City girl Syeda Falak has been selected to represent India in the Al Ahli International Karate Championship to be held in Dubai from January 31 to February 2.Falak, a first year degree student of...
August 5, 2011
He is part of the 12-member Indian team that will take part in the world karate championship »
March 8, 2010
Aadil Nazarudeen who has already proved himself a National level as a karate champ is on his way to bring the World Cup home.
October 4, 2009
Five-year-old Indian girl Varsha Vinod, considered the world’s youngest black belt holder, surprised a British karate champion with her skills in a mock-fight.Juan Moreno, who is expe...
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Kailash Satyarthi of India and Malala Yousafzai from Pakistan received the Nobel Peace Prize for 2014 for their pioneering work on promoting child rights in the subcontinent, as they made an impassioned plea to globalise compassion.