Jackie Chan scared of needles

Chinese Kungfu star Jackie Chan is so terrified of needles that he can`t stand the sight of them.

Learning martial arts is necessity for women: Asha Bhosle

Legendary singer Asha Bhosle is all for women empowerment. While the 81-year-old believes that women must learn to strike the right balance between their personal and professional lives, she says learning a martial art has become essential for the safety of women.

Martial arts certificate as important as physics or maths: Akshay Kumar

Akshay Kumar`s dream is to make martial arts a compulsory subject in school for both boys and girls.

Martial arts training for girls in schools, colleges: Akhilesh

Amidst rise in cases of crime against women, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Tuesday directed that martial arts training for girls should be introduced in schools and colleges so that they can learn self-defence.

Akshay Kumar launches self-defence centre with Aditya Thackeray

Akshay Kumar recently launched a martial arts school along with Aditya Thackeray to give self-defence training to women at an event in Mumbai.

`Holiday` - Akshay Kumar surges to new high in action

He was the action star. He is the action star and he will remain the action star.

Akshay wants martial arts training compulsory for school kids

Bollywood actor Akshay Kumar, who studied martial arts in Thailand, today urged the government to make this mandatory in Indian schools too as it is crucial for self defence.

Choreography blends yoga, dance

Bangalore-based contemporary dance group, Nritarutya, is set to bring an unconventional dance production blending classical dance forms, martial arts and yoga here.

Don`t hit bottle, practice martial arts: CPI-M tells cadre

Do not hit the bottle, stay away from religious functions and form clubs that engage in martial arts for self-defence, the Communist Party of India-Marxist has told party cadre in Kerala.

India`s gets its first martial arts comedy Local Kung Fu

Jackie Chan once explored comedy within the action genre and won the hearts of millions. Now India is attempting a similar feat, starting off with a humble beginning.

Jackie Chan lost to Bruce Lee in movie duel

Jackie Chan has revealed that he got a chance to duel with legendary martial arts star Bruce Lee in a movie.

Peter Andre to start Kung fu schools

Peter Andre will soon launch his own Kung fu schools around Britain to help youngsters learn the martial art and discipline themselves.

Being vegetarian helps in martial arts: Vidyut Jamwal

Vidyut Jamwal, who has been seen flaunting his well-sculpted body on the big screen, turned vegetarian more than a decade ago and enjoys the perks of healthy eating habits. He says he is "more agile and faster".

Bihar to train one million schoolgirls in martial arts

The Bihar government has decided to train one million schoolgirls in karate, an official said on Friday.

Martial arts must for actresses, says `Bandook` actress Manisha Kelkar

Manisha Kelkar, who will soon be seen in the forthcoming movie ‘Bandook’, feels actresses should train in martial arts.

Nitish asks girls to learn martial arts for self-defense

With crimes against women on the rise, Chief Minister Nitish Kumar Tuesday urged girls to learn martial arts.

Iran Reuters chief convicted in `ninja` dispute

After the disputed 2009 re-election of Ahmadinejad, Iran`s Revolutionary Court dealt with some high-profile press cases.

Akshay Kumar promotes martial arts in Mumbai

Bollywood actor Akshay Kumar attended the finale of the `Akshay Kumar Invitational and International Karate Championship` in Mumbai on Saturday.

Genelia D` Souza trains in martial arts for `Urumi`

Bollywood`s `Girl next door` Genelia D`Souza` went all her way to perfect her turn as a sword-totting warrior in the tri-lingual film `Urumi`.

Chile’s ‘Star Wars’ school to teach kids martial arts

A ‘Star Wars’ school called ‘The Jedi Temple’ in Quilpue, Chile, is set to give kids a unique way to study martial arts.