MARY KOM

  • Boxer Mary Kom backs Sarita Devi November 20, 2014

    "I just want to say that I want her (likely) suspension (if it happens) to be lifted as soon as possible," she said for Sarita, who is facing the prospect of a lengthy ban from the AIBA. ...
  • Attack on Manipuri youth in Bangalore disheartening: Mary Kom October 15, 2014

    In a suspected hate crime incident in Bangalore, a Manipuri student was beaten up by people for ignoring their demand that he speak in Kannada. ...
  • India's Asian Games medallists honoured October 14, 2014

    India in the recently concluded Asian Games in Incheon finished with 57 medals, which included 11 gold, 10 silver and 36 bronze. ...
  • Asian Games: Mary Kom receives grand welcome on return October 3, 2014

    Mary Kom became the first Indian woman boxer to clinch a gold medal at the Asian Games after she came from behind to beat Kazakhstan's Zhaina Shekerbekova in the flyweight (51KG) summit clash. ...
  • Asian Games 2014: Mary Kom punches first boxing gold October 1, 2014

    India's Mary Kom won her final bout against Kazakh opponent and won the first boxing gold medal for India in Incheon. ...
  • Asian Games 2014: Boxer Mary Kom back to reclaim crown September 16, 2014

    Down but never out after missing out on the Commonwealth Games Mary Kom fights her way back into the Indian team for the Asian Games, with a point to prove. ...
  • Now Showing: Masand reviews 'Mary Kom' September 6, 2014

    In this episode of 'Now Showing', CNN IBN Movies Editor Rajeev Masand reviews Priyanka Choprastarrer Mary Kom. ...
  • e Lounge: Priyanka Chopra on 'Mary Kom' September 5, 2014

    Priyanka Chopra's 'Mary Kom' hits theatres across the country today. The actress who plays Olympic medallist boxer Mary Kom opens her heart on CNNIBN. ...
  • Watch: First reactions to Priyanka Chopra's 'Mary Kom' September 5, 2014

    Priyanka Chopra starrer 'Mary Kom' finally hit the theatres on Friday. The film tries to capture Mary Kom's struggle as a young girl from a small village in Manipur who goes on to become five time World Boxing Champion and bronze medalist at the Olympics. ...
  • 'Mary Kom': Mixed response to Priyanka Chopra's look in film September 4, 2014

    Questions are being raised against Priyanka Chopra's look in 'Mary Kom', fuelling a debate whether a regional actor should have played the part. ...
  • Mary Kom: Loving mother, mean boxer September 4, 2014

    The muchanticipated film 'Mary Kom' is set to release on Friday. While Priyanka Chopra or the film's noshow in Manipur is gathering a lot of attention, here's a look at the life and struggle of the real Mary Kom, something the film hopes to pack in. ...
  • Priyanka Chopra talks about 'Mary Kom' September 4, 2014

    Bollywood actor Priyanka Chopra talks about her latest film 'Mary Kom'. The film will be released on Friday. ...
  • e Lounge Unwind: Priyanka Chopra talks about 'Mary Kom' August 29, 2014

    Speaking to CNNIBN Entertainment Editor Rajeev Masand, Bollywood actress Priyanka Chopra talks about her upcoming film 'Mary Kom'. Direceted by Omung Kumar under the banner Viacom 18 Motion Pictures, 'Mary Kom' is sports drama based on an Indian boxer MC Mary Kom. The film is set to be released on...
  • e Lounge: Priyanka Chopra talks about 'Mary Kom' August 28, 2014

    Speaking to CNNIBN Bollywood actress Priyanka Chopra talks about her upcoming movie 'Mary Kom'. ...
  • No show for 'Mary Kom' in Manipur, questions raised over choice of the film's leading lady August 27, 2014

    Hindi films have been banned in Manipur since 2000. And while many are questioning the rationale and morality of the ban in the Internet age, Manipur is also talking about the choice of the film's leading lady, a blooper in its trailer and much more. ...
  • Idol Chat: Priyanka Chopra on playing Mary Kom August 23, 2014

    Actress Priyanka Chopra whose upcoming movie 'Mary Kom' is all set to hit the theatres speaks about her experience playing the Olympian sportswoman. ...
  • CNNIBN's Digvijay Singh Deo takes the ice bucket challenge August 21, 2014

    The CNNIBN's sports editor went on to nominate ace shooter Abhinav Bindra, boxer Mary Kom and the India men's hockey team to take the ALS challenge. ...
  • E Lounge: Priyanka Chopra talks about 'Mary Kom' July 24, 2014

    In an interview to CNNIBN, Bollywood actress Priyanka Chopra talks about her upcoming film 'Mary Kom'. Directed by Omung Kumar, 'Mary Kom' is an Indian biographical sports drama which is based on the life of the Indian boxer Mary Kom. The film is set to be released on September 5. ...
  • Priyanka Chopra on playing the sports icon in the film 'Mary Kom' July 24, 2014

    The first trailer of the film 'Mary Kom' was unveiled in Mumbai on Wednesday. The film unfolds the life journey of Indian boxing champion Mary Kom. The film's leading lady Priyanka Chopra talks about her playing the sports icon on the big screen. ...
  • Watch: Priyanka Chopra busy with her upcoming film 'Gunday' December 24, 2013

    After 'Krrish 3', actress Priyanka Chopra is busy with her next film 'Gunday' and reports also say that her biopic on Mary Kom has been delayed due to creative differences between the director and the producer. ...
  • Mary Kom on life beyond the ring December 13, 2013

    In an interview to CNNIBN, the Olympic bronze medallist spoke about her autobiography, "Unbreakable", and much more. ...
  • Bolly Buzz: Priyanka Chopra to play Mary Kom? November 6, 2012

    The buzz is that Priyanka Chopra is being considered to play the role of Mary Kom in a biopic based on the life of the boxing champ. ...
  • I'm always ready for a fight, says Mary Kom October 5, 2012

    Olympic bronze medallist MC Mary Kom looks forward to the Glasgow Commonwealth Games where women's boxing is set to make its debut. ...
  • I'm happy that a film is being made on my life: Mary Kom August 29, 2012

    Apart from praise and recognition coming her way after the Olympic win, boxer Mary Kom is excited about filmmaker Sanjay Leela Bhansali's plan to make a film based on her life. ...
  • Olympic medallists in conversation with CNNIBN August 18, 2012

    CNNIBN hosts six Indian London Olympics medallists on Saturday morning. ...
  • NE exodus: Mary Kom, Baichung Bhutia appeal for calm August 18, 2012

    Two prominent faces of the Northeast India, Olympic medallist Mary Kom and football legend Baichung Bhutia have appealed for peace and calm. ...
  • Mary Kom as pleased as punch after London bronze August 14, 2012

    London bronze medallist boxer MC Mary Kom arrives in New Delhi on Tuesday morning following her feat. ...
  • Go for Glory: Olympics a big success for India August 13, 2012

    CNNIBN's panel of experts analyses India's performance at the London Olympics. ...
  • FTN: Has Mary Kom broken stereotypes about North East women? August 9, 2012

    Can the success of Mary Kom break the stereotype that the rest of the country holds about the North East in general and of North East women in particular? ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai August 8, 2012

    Mary Kom to bring back bronze from the Olympics. Advani forced to withdraw his controversial remark against UPAII. ...