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This 21-year-old boxer from Haryana wants to represent India in the 2024 Olympics. Here's her story

Manju has a few accolades to her name and later wishes to represent India in the Olympics 2024. We spoke to her to know more about her boxing journey

Published on 20th December 2020
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The secret to Judo hotshot Apoorva Patil's moves? Music from Mary Kom

17-year-old Mumbai girl Apoorva Patil who recently won big at the Commonwealth Judo Championship tells us why her biggest dream is winning an Olympic medal for India
 

Published on 23rd October 2019
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Mary Kom aiming for Worlds medal to silence critics

Mary Kom will be going for a record-extending seventh gold medal at the upcoming women's World Boxing Championship beginning October 3 in Ekaterinburg, Russia

Published on 28th September 2019
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At 45, Kiran Uniyal is teaching people how to defend themselves with some killer moves

Martial artist Kiran Uniyal drives home the point that self-defence is the need of the hour. Trained in both Taekwondo and Krav Maga, Uniyal is now training others, including students

Published on 6th April 2019
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How Alisha Abdullah is going to stop people from racing illegally on Chennai's streets

The popular racer tells us that her inter-college racing event is a start of a bigger plan that she has to make racers out of speed demons 

Published on 15th December 2018
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Why the women behind indie film 'All About Michelle' need your support to tell their story today

With an almost all-women cast and crew, Apoorva Marur is crowdfunding to direct a thriller, for which she has also got on board women farmers from Zaheerabad who will shoot the movie

Published on 27th November 2018
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I feel sad, hurt and helpless: Mary Kom on growing rape cases in India

After the 2012 Nirbhaya case, the Kathua and Unnao rape cases have shook the nation, triggering widespread outrage

Published on 17th April 2018
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When I was a little girl, I used to fight with guys in the village every day, says Mary Kom who claimed her fifth Asian Championship gold

Besides being an active and top-level boxer, the 35- year-old is a sitting Rajya Sabha MP, whose attendance in the house has never been brought into question

Published on 11th November 2017
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Naval officer from Manipur overcomes hydrophobia, to sail the globe with India's first all-women crew

Vijaya Devi, who overcame her fear of water when she joined the Indian Navy, and her crew-mates will sail across the globe from September to March 2018

Published on 13th September 2017

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