Can martial arts be a compulsory subject in school?

Self defense can help prevent a lot of mistreatment towards women.
Can martial arts be a compulsory subject in school?

Brad Pitt, Angelina Jolie learn self defence for film
Brad Pitt, Angelina Jolie learn self defence for film

Hollywood star couple Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie have reportedly been practising a form of Israeli self defence called Krav Maga as a part of preparation for their upcoming movie 'By The Sea'.

Clint Eastwood advised Harry Styles to learn self-defence?
Clint Eastwood advised Harry Styles to learn self-defence?

 Harry Styles has reportedly taken up training in the self-defence art of Krav Maga after actor Clint Eastwood advised the singer to improve his physique for a film career.

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.

Akshay Kumar starts self-defense classes for women

Bollywood`s action titan Akshay Kumar, who has started a school along with Aditya Thackeray to train women in self-defence, says the initiative is not for personal gain, but to give back to the society.

Akshay Kumar bats for martial arts in school curriculum

Urging to make learning of martial arts compulsory at schools, popular Bollywood actor Akshay Kumar today regretted that this form of self defence came last in priority in the country.

Practical Tips for Self Defence

West Bengal, Andhra Pradesh, Uttar Pradesh, Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh and Maharashtra (in descending order), top the list of states in India for crimes against women.

Make martial arts compulsory in schools: Rani Mukerji

Rani Mukerji is in favour of making martial arts and other self-defense methods compulsory for school children to help them fight for themselves and also stay fit.

Haryana asks schools to hold self-defence classes for girls

Haryana government has asked the School Education Department to hold self-defence classes for girl students to check increasing crime against them.

Now, learn self-defence for free

With crimes against women increasing, the need has been felt for every woman being able to possess the basic knowledge about self-defence -- and to meet this need, sports and fitness consultancy firm Endzone has announced free self-defence camps for women.

Thane police chief asks women to carry chilli powder

Against the backdrop of rising attacks on women, Thane Police Commissioner K P Raghuvanshi has asked them to carry chilli powder for self-defence.

J&K Police to train girl students in self defence

As many as 1,000 girl students from various schools in the Valley will be trained in self defence.

Polish populist Andrzej Lepper found dead at 57

Andrzej Lepper has died in what police suspected to be a suicide. He was 57.

NATO aircraft entered Pakistan `in self defence`

NATO said its aircraft entered Pakistani airspace early Thursday in self defence and killed "several armed individuals" after air crews believed they had been fired at from the ground.

Armed forces have right to self defence: Pentagon

As Pakistan fumed over aerial
attacks by NATO forces inside its territory that killed nearly
50 militants, the Pentagon has asserted that armed forces have
the right to self defence.

Citizens can`t be cowards, can kill in self defence: SC

A person has got every right to kill the aggressor in self defence, the Supreme Court has held.