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On a cleaning spree: Varsova beach cleanup drive gets UN attention, wipes out 2.8 lakh kg of trash!

The United Nation (UN) Patron of the Ocean Lewis Pugh, was also part of this largest beach cleaning campaign. 

Aug 07, 2016, 15:03 PM IST

Proud to set world record, says swimmer Bhakti Sharma

Indian open water swimmer Bhakti Sharma said Wednesday she was happy to set a world record and make her country proud.

Jan 21, 2015, 15:47 PM IST

PM congratulates Bhakti Sharma for setting world record

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday lauded open water swimmer Bhakti Sharma for her accomplishment of setting a world record by swimming 1.4 miles in 52 minutes across the waters of the Antarctic Ocean at a temperature of one degree Celsius.

Jan 15, 2015, 18:39 PM IST

Open water swimmer Bhakti Sharma sets world record in Antarctic Ocean

India's open water swimmer Bhakti Sharma has set a world record by swimming 1.4 miles in 52 minutes in one degree temperature at Antarctic Ocean.

Jan 14, 2015, 21:12 PM IST