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Children from humble background shine in Khelo India Games

From children of auto rickshaw drivers to those born to farmers and vegetable vendors, many Khelo India School Games (KISG) participants were from humble backgrounds but they beat all odds to grab the spotlight and showcase their talent.

Feb 11, 2018, 17:26 PM IST

Khelo India School Games will highlight country's sporting talent, says Prime Minister Narendra Modi

The Games will be held across 16 disciplines in the under-17 age category and 5,000 school children from 29 states and seven union territories will participate in the event from January 31 to February 8.

Jan 31, 2018, 21:25 PM IST

Rich 'Guru-Shishya' tradition to feature in Khelo India School Games opening

The legendary Indian tradition of 'teacher-and-student', referred to as the 'Guru-Shishya Parampara', will be celebrated in grand style at the opening ceremony of the inaugural Khelo India School Games (KISG) to be held at the Indira Gandhi Indoor Stadium on January 31.

Jan 29, 2018, 19:24 PM IST