Sprinter Dutee Chand stars in new PETA India ad: ‘Take pride in respecting animals’

Mumbai, December 9, 2019 : Wearing her running gear and posing alongside an adorable rescued pup named Mishka, Olympic sprinter Dutee Chand – India’s first professional athlete to come out as a member of the LGBTQ+ community – stars in a new People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) India ad for International Animal […]

Self-defense Demonstration held by Visually Impaired Girls on culmination of 3 week training programme

Chandigarh, December 3, 2019: A 3 weeks long self-defense training programme – SWAYAM – for visually impaired girls culminated today with a self-defense demonstration given by 13 visually impaired girls of the Institute for the Blind, Sector 26, Chandigarh. The training programme was conducted by the Chandigarh Police and was organised by the RCS Positive […]

80% seats in city sports academy for city players

Chandigarh 29 November, 2019 : The sports infrastructure in the city will be ready for international level and  Sportspersons of the city will get reservations in sports academies run by the administration. 80 percent seats in hockey football and cricket academy will be reserved for city players. Not only this, the players of the city […]

‘Run for Rotary’ organised by Rotary Club Baddi

Baddi, November 25, 2019: Rotary Club Baddi organised  ‘Run for Rotary’ for celebrating 100 years of Rotary in India. The event was held  at the Dusshera Ground, Baddi and  210 students of 15 schools of Baddi, Nalagarh, Parwanoo, Pinjore and Kalka participated in it . SDM Mr. Prashant Deshta was the Chief Guest and Municipal […]

Rotary Zone 3 Eco-friendly RYLA a major success as students take back learnings of how to bond with nature, how to face challenges, teamwork, the importance of time management … and more

Chandigarh/Barog, November 24, 2019: It were two days (November 23-24)  of tremendous learning, activities and fun at the Zone 3 Eco-friendly  RYLA Camp organised by Rotary Chandigarh Shivalik at Pine Hills Eco Camp, Barog. Fifty-five students, including nineteen EWS students participated in the camp. Two teachers and over twenty Rotarians also joined the highly successful […]

‘Sixth Chetna Mahilla Khel Utsav’ organised by Rotary Panipat Central

Panipat, November 24, 2019: Rotary Panipat Central  today organised the ‘Sixth Chetna Mahilla Khel Utsav ‘ at PIET Sanskriti School NFL Township According to Inderjeet Gera, President, Rotary Panipat Central, “Around 400 ladies of different age groups from the Chetna Parivar participated in the games. To encourage and felicitate them, we distributed prizes and medals  […]

Rotary Club of Zirakpur comes forward to support Punjab Wheelchair Cricketers

Zirakpur, November 23, 2019: Rotary Club of Zirakpur has provided ration for Punjab Wheelchair Cricketers. In a very praise-worthy move, the Club has taken the responsibility of providing rations for the full year. The Club is also doing Fundraising activities  for renovation of their home.

Coaching Camp for the Indian Kabaddi team starts

Chandigarh, November 22: A coaching camp of the Indian kabaddi team, going to participate in the International Kabaddi Tournament 2019,  has commenced and it will conclude on November 30. Disclosing this here today a spokesperson of the Sports Department said that this coaching camp is being held at the Sports Stadium Bathinda and 26 players […]

Vegetarian Virat Kohli is PETA India’s 2019 Person of the Year

Mumbai, November 20, 2019: For going to bat for animals at every turn, India national cricket team captain and vegetarian Virat Kohli has just been named People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) India’s Person of the Year for 2019. Kohli’s efforts to improve conditions for animals include sending a letter on PETA India’s […]

Trials for selection of Indian Kabaddi team held

Chandigarh/Jalandhar, 18 November: “The Punjab Government would leave no stone unturned to bolster the Sports infrastructure in the State besides organizing tournaments of repute to make the State a sports powerhouse. It is in this regard and as per the directions and guidance of the Sports and Youth Services Minister Rana Gurmit Singh Sodhi that […]