Monday, July 23, 2018

Videos

Deepika Kumari, India’s most important archer

https://www.facebook.com/TheBridgeIN/videos/464788007301308/ This is the story of Deepika Kumari- a woman who fought all odds to become one of India's best archers very early on into her career but, for whom, the pressures of constantly having to prove herself in the...

An inspiring story from war to the Olympics

https://www.facebook.com/TheBridgeIN/videos/459880424458733/ This World Refugee Day, watch the story of a World Champion from Afghanistan who fled war in his own country and is now helping India realise its Olympic Dream. Meet Sayed Hassan Rezay. After being forced to flee his country...

Football madness in Kolkata

A tea seller who paints his shop in Argentine colours, giant statues of Messi, and families that deck their houses in the colours of Brazil - Kolkata undergoes a colourful make up every four years during the World Cup. Throughout...

A stand to have a choice regarding a Hijab by Indian Chess player

https://www.facebook.com/TheBridgeIN/videos/454842848295824/ Sports and Politics have had an irrevocable bond for a very long time. From the fist of power at the Olympics held in Hitler's Nazi Germany or Heena Sidhu's refusal to wear a hijab to participate in a tournament. Soumya...
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Hima Das: Assam’s daughter who sprinted her way to become nation’s pride

    https://www.facebook.com/TheBridgeIN/videos/415897315523711/ Assam to Australia is quite a journey. 18 year old Hima Das hails from a remote Assam village and had no clue about anything called the Commonwealth Games. But two years later, she clocked 23.59s for a 200m run and became...