Silver medalist Mansha calls on CM

Silver medalist Mansha calls on CM

JAMMU: Mansha Bashir, who recently bagged silver medal in Taekwondo competition held at Bangkok, called on the Chief Minister, Mehbooba Mufti here on Wednesday. The Chief Minister wished her well and asked her to continue her progress in her sports discipline so that the State takes pride in her. She assured her all support in […]

Volleyball tourney begins at ICSC

Volleyball tourney begins at ICSC

SRINAGAR: Islamia College’s Physical Education department started inter group volleyball tournament for its students at the college ground on Wednesday. . The tournament was inaugurated by the college principal Prof GM Tibetbakal. In the opening match of the tournament ICS Yellows defeated ICS Reds in straight sets 2 -0 and in the second match ICSC […]

IIS students bring laurels, win 5 gold medals

IIS students bring laurels, win 5 gold medals

5TH ASIAN SQAY CHAMPIONSHIP                    SRINAGAR: The students of International Islamic School Srinagar have brought laurels for the school and the state by bagging five gold medals in the recent Asian Sqay Championship held in Thailand, a statement issued by the school said The management of the school congratulated its students Aayat Alam, Anas Ishtaq, Noor-ul-Haya, […]

WASHU CHAMPIONSHIP: Jabeena bags bronze medal

WASHU CHAMPIONSHIP: Jabeena bags bronze medal

SRINAGAR: Jabeena Akhter of Tangmarg Baramulla has won bronze medal in Washu Championship held at Erevan Amreina. “I feel elated and honoured after winning Bronze medal. I dedicate this success to my association and family which provided me all kind of support in pursuing my career in sports, ‘she said. She says that though his […]

U-14 football tourney concludes

SRINAGAR: In boys category Dr AGM’s City School, Nowgam and in girl’s category Khanams Public Senior Secondary School emerge victorious in the finals of U-14 Football Talent Hunt Tournament 2017 on Tuesday held at Bakshi Stadium. In the boys final Dr AGM’s City School, Nawgam defeated Kashani Memorial Public School, Gulab Bagh by 3-1 and […]

Sindhu eyes Asian Championship title

Sindhu eyes Asian Championship title

WUHAN:  Sindhu plays Indonesia’s Dinar Dyah Ayustine while Saina Nehwal will open her campaign against Japan’s Sayaka Sato. Three years after winning a bronze at the Gimcheon edition, P.V. Sindhu will once again eye a superlative performance when she leads the Indian challenge at the Asia badminton championship, starting in Wuhan on Tuesday. The fourth […]

District Karate Championship held at Ganderbal

District Karate Championship held at Ganderbal

GANDERBAL: District Ganderbal Karate Association organized District Karate Championship 2017 here, in which more than 300 players from nine different schools of the district participated. The championship was held under approved rules and regulations of Karate Association of India (KAI). General secretary District Karate Association Ganderbal Mujahid Yaqoob said that medalists of this tournament will […]

Selection trials to be held on April 29

Selection trials to be held on April 29

SRINAGAR: J&K Amateur Soft Tennis Association is going to conduct selection trails for State Senior Soft Tennis Team (Men & Women) at Gindun Stadium on 29th April. The selected players will represent state in 15th Senior National Soft Tennis championship. The five day championship will be held at Patiala, Punjab starting from 11th May. For […]

Muslim teen boxer in US wins right to fight in hijab

Muslim teen boxer in US wins right to fight in hijab

Washington: A 16-year-old Muslim-American boxer, who wants to compete at the Tokyo Olympics in 2020, has won the right to wear a hijab and fully cover her arms and legs while boxing in the US. Amaiya Zafar, from Oakdale, Minnesota, no longer will have to choose between her religion or the boxing ring after she […]