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Indian shooters clinch 1 gold, 2 silver on day 2 of Asian Airgun Championships

Ravi Kumar and Elavenil Valarivan won a silver in the senior 10m air rifle mixed team event while India made it a 1-2 in the corresponding junior event on yet another profitable day.

Mar 28, 2019, 17:56 PM IST

Ravi Kumar, Arjun Babuta miss out on medal at ISSF World Cup

 Indian shooters Ravi Kumar and Arjun Babuta missed out on a medal on Sunday after raising hopes on the first day of the ISSF World Cup Stage 2

Apr 22, 2018, 18:14 PM IST

Commonwealth Games 2018: India's Ravi Kumar wins bronze in Men's 10m Air Rifle

Deepak Kumar who had created a Commonwealth Games record by shooting a total of 627.2, was eliminated in the final.

Apr 08, 2018, 09:47 AM IST

India's 16-year-old shooter Manu Bhaker wins gold at ISSF World Cup, Ravi Kumar wins bronze

The shooter, in December, had proved her worth by winning 9 gold medals at the national competition, stamping her authority in the final with a score 572 out of 600. 

Mar 05, 2018, 09:39 AM IST

Asian Airgun Championships: India start with a bang, win five medals on opening day

India also bagged three team silver medals in each of the three air rifle events.

Dec 08, 2017, 15:07 PM IST

ISSF Shooting World Cup Final: Ravi Kumar finishes disappointing 8th in 10m Air Rifle

China led the medal tally after two days of competition, while India are at the fifth place with one gold.

Oct 26, 2017, 00:29 AM IST

ISSF World Cup Finals debutant Ravi Kumar finishes eighth in 10m air rifle

Ravi Kumar finished at the bottom of the heap in a high-scoring 10m air rifle final as hosts India's medal count remained static at one gold in International Shooting Sport Federation (ISSF) World Cup Finals here on Wednesday.

Oct 25, 2017, 15:35 PM IST

J&K: Wreath laying ceremony held for Handwara braveheart

The wreath laying ceremony for Rifleman Ravi Kumar was held today in Samba district of Jammu and Kashmir.

Feb 15, 2017, 17:23 PM IST

Ravi Kumar wins silver at Junior World Wrestling Championship

 Indian Wrestler Ravi Kumar fought through some tough bouts to bag the 55kg freestyle silver medal at the Junior World Championships in Salvador de Bahia, Brazil.

Aug 17, 2015, 16:14 PM IST

Eight-member Indian team to compete in Jr World Wrestling

Asian gold-medallist Ravi Kumar (55kg) will spearhead an eight-strong Indian challenge in the Junior World Wrestling Championship (freestyle) to be held at Salvador Da Bahia in Brazil from August 11 to 16 August.

Aug 10, 2015, 14:37 PM IST

'Bhopal: A Prayer For Rain' review: Disturbing, timely and hard-hitting

They say all you get from love is a love song. Disasters, man-made or otherwise, too can face a similar destiny. All we really get from disasters are disaster movies. Some that shake and stir.

Dec 05, 2014, 15:22 PM IST

My film on Bhopal gas tragedy a cautionary tale: Ravi Kumar

Ravi Kumar initially set out to make a small, independent movie on Bhopal gas tragedy but the director said the canvas of 'Bhopal: A Prayer for Rain' kept getting bigger as he realised the story behind the disaster needed to reach a wider audience.

Dec 01, 2014, 14:48 PM IST

Warren Anderson chose to remain inhuman: Martin Sheen

 Warren Anderson had shut his life out and chose to remain inhuman, says the very accomplished Hollywood actor Martin Sheen, who essays the Union Carbide chief in "Bhopal: A Prayer For Rain", a movie which relives the Bhopal gas disaster, 30 years after its occurrence.

Nov 28, 2014, 16:25 PM IST

We had moral obligation to represent truth: 'Bhopal: A Prayer for Rain' director

The Union Carbide pesticide plant in Bhopal spewed poisonous gas on the night of Dec 2-3, 1984, killing about 3,000 people instantly and thousands more over the years. Presenting one of the world's worst industrial disasters on the big screen, especially when the incident is approaching its 30th anniversary, was not easy for director Ravi Kumar through his film "Bhopal: A Prayer for Rain".

Nov 28, 2014, 16:20 PM IST

Thirty years on, Bhopal film highlights tragedy of world's worst industrial disaster

Thirty years on from the Bhopal disaster, an international film opens on Friday dramatising the story of how an American pesticide factory in India accidentally released cyanide gas into the atmosphere, killing thousands of people and leaving many more sick or disabled.

Nov 08, 2014, 02:50 AM IST

2014 Asian Games: Indian men's team bag bronze in 10m air rifle

India won the bronze medal in the 10 metre air rifle men's team event of the 17th Asian Games at the Ongnyeon International Shooting Range here Tuesday.

Sep 23, 2014, 07:50 AM IST

Commonwealth Games: Abhinav Bindra wins gold, India`s medal tally reaches 10 on Day 2

India`s only individual Olympic champion Abhinav Bindra made the country once again proud as he bagged maiden singles gold medal in Men`s 10m Air Rifle event on Day 2 of Glasgow Commonwealth Games.

Jul 26, 2014, 09:11 AM IST

Bindra on 3rd in 10m Air Rifle in qualification round

2008 Olympic gold medallist Abhinav Bindra was running on third in the qualification round of the men`s 10 meter Air Rifle event at the 57th National Shooting Championship here Sunday.

Dec 22, 2013, 19:44 PM IST

London Olympics Weightlifting: Ravi Kumar crashes out

India's weightlifting campaign in the London Olympics ended today on a dismal note with Katulu Ravi Kumar coming up with a below-par performance in the men's 69kg category at the Excel Arena.

Jul 31, 2012, 18:31 PM IST