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  • Asian Games 2014: Indian women bag bronze in Double Trap shooting September 25, 2014

    Incheon: The Indian shooting team comprising Shagun Chowdhary, Shreyasi Singh and Varsha Varman bagged a bronze in women's double trap event but Gurpreet Singh narrowly missed out on a medal in his event at the 17th Asian Games here on Thursday. The Indian women's team aggregated 279 to finish on the...
  • Ronjan Sodhi leads India's field in Shotgun World Cup April 8, 2014

    Champion double trap shooter Ronjan Sodhi will spearhead the Indian challenge in the upcoming ISSF Shotgun World Cup beginning in Tucson, USA from Wednesday. The opening day is meant for official training with the competition starting from second day onwards. Besides Sodhi, Mohammad Asab and Ankur Mittal will be the other two...
  • Coming soon: Shagun TV, India's first 24hour matrimonial channel April 19, 2013

    New Delhi: Shagun TV, said to be the country's first 24hour matrimonial channel, will be launched on April 26. To be carried nationally across north and west India, it will be distributed through directtohome and digital networks. It is being launched by Vertent Media. The channel, conceptualised, conceived and promoted by mediaman Anuranjan...
  • Tamil actress Taapsee's sister to debut in films March 6, 2013

    Hailing from Punjab, Taapsee was introduced to the film industry through 'Aadukalam'. Though the K-town doesn't get to see her much, she is a leading glamour queen in Tollywood, and rules the roost in the Telugu Film Industry. The latest buzz is her sister Shagun will also be entering the...
  • Telugu Review: 'Life Is Beautiful' looks unrealistic September 15, 2012

    'Life is Beautiful' is like watching the 2012 version of 'Happy Days' with extended running time and characters so similar to the latter that you walk out of theatre in utter disappointment. Running almost close to three hours, one should be blessed with a lot of patience to sit through...
  • Olympics, Day 8: Saina Nehwal wins lucky bronze August 4, 2012

    London: Saina Nehwal won India its third medal at the 2012 London Olympic Games, after being declared the winner in the women's badminton playoff for the bronze medal after her Chinese opponent Wang Xin withdrew with an injured knee. And the news became sweeter with boxer Devendro Singh's entry into...
  • Olympics: Shooter Shagun out of London Games August 4, 2012

    London: Shooter Shagun Chowdhary's campaign at the London Olympics ended on a disappointing note as she failed to qualify for the finals of the women's trap event after finishing 20th, here on Saturday. Shagun finished a lowly 20th out of 22 competitors at the Royal Artillery Barracks. The 29yearold from Jaipur started...
  • Go for Glory: All eyes on Saina and Shagun August 4, 2012

    CNNIBN's experts look back at day 7 results and discuss India's prospects in various disciplines on Saturday. ...
  • More Indian athletes arrive in London July 19, 2012

    London: Indian athletes continued to trickle into the Olympic Games Village with shooters Sanjeev Rajput and Shagun Choudhary becoming the latest to arrive at the Village. Apart from Rajput and Choudhary, a clutch of officials also checked in at the Village. Press Attache Harpal Singh Bedi, Dr Sarala Rao, Dr Sanjogita Soodan...
  • Trap shooter Manavjit Sandhu eyes Olympic success July 14, 2012

    2012 Asian champion Manavjit Singh Sandhu is desperate to break the Olympic jinx at London 2012. ...