Indian girls should learn martial arts for self defence: Dalai Lama

The Dalai Lama, the 79-year-old Tibetan spiritual leader and Nobel Peace Prize laureate, convened an inter-faith meeting in September, 2014, in New Delhi. The purpose of the meeting was to address some of the most important issues ailing the society, particularly in India.

Thane girls set to learn martial art for self-defe

In a bid to make young girls efficient in self-defence in the backdrop of cases of crimes against women on a rise, a Thane-based organisation has come forward to train girls in kickboxing.

Pakistanis to learn Brazilian martial art

The Brazilian embassy in Islamabad is organizing free classes for Capoeira,a native Brazilian art form of martial art.

Sri Lanka`s martial art angampora still in vogue

Sri Lanka`s oldest martial art, Angampora, is still being practised in traditional schools across the country.

Bollywood launch mixed martial arts league

Bollywood star Sanjay Dutt has joined hands with businessman Raj Kundra to launch a mixed martial arts (MMA) fighting league called SFL.

Tai Chi could help fight cognitive declines post chemotherapy

Tai Chi involves practicing slow motion routines and is based on several principles, including mindfulness, breathing awareness, active relaxation and slow movements.