Under the sanctions, Russian sportsmen and women will still be allowed to compete at the Olympics next year and the 2022 Beijing Winter Olympics, but only as neutrals and only if they can demonstrate that they were not part of what WADA believes was a state-sponsored system of doping. RELATED: WADA delivers verdict Russia will still be allowed to compete in qualifiers for the 2022 FIFA World Cup, but should they progress to the finals in Qatar, “the team there will not be representing the Russian Federation”, WADA said. Russia’s participation in the football tournament Euro 2020 — where Saint Petersburg will host four matches — is not affected by the ban because it is not defined as a “major event” for anti-doping purposes. This is how the world has reacted to the decision. PM BLAMES ‘ANTI-RUSSIAN HYSTERIA’ Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev said the ban was politically motivated. “This is the continuation of this … [Read more...] about World reacts to Russia’s four-year ban from major sporting events
J. Thilagavathi, 72, of Anaikadu near Pattukottai has won a gold and two bronze medals at the field and track event at the 21st Asian Masters Athletics Championships held in Malaysia this month.Thilagavathi’s passion for sport has earned her medals at State-level and national-level meets in during her school and college days. Subsequently, she served as physical education teacher in government schools and retired from service in 2006 from Government Girls Higher Secondary School, Pattukottai.After her retirement, she participated in events for senior citizen sports held in the country and went to Malaysia to take part in Asian Masters Athletics Championships held from December 2 to 6 at Kuching.The 400-metre relay race event team in which Thilagavathi was a member, won the gold. She also secured bronze medals in 80 metre and 200 metre events. The championship was last held two years ago in China. … [Read more...] about Retired govt. school teacher wins gold in international event
CEO Kim Dong-hwa, left, and director Choi Jae-won run Lovely Market, which attracts up to 60,000 mostly teenage visitors for a single event. The market specializes in clothes and accessories that go well with school uniforms. Kim covers his face with the signature pose of the Lovely Market customers because he wants to maintain his mysterious character to his customers. [KIM SANG-SEON]Forget millennials. A new generation is on its way up, and the world’s market researchers and observers are working out ways to attract this next wave of consumers, known as Generation Z. Generation Z refers to teenagers and people in their early 20s who were born between 1995 and 2005 and are considered emerging consumers who will fill the void of millennials in global companies. Generation Z was first mentioned by the media in 2015, the New York Times being one of the first. The newspaper spared pages to signal the advent of the new generation, citing that Gen Z was ready to steal the spotlight. … [Read more...] about The generation making Lovely Market so lovely: Offline event sees 60,000 customers per day, mostly teenagers
Model and businesswoman Georgia Gibbs will join the fun organising a beauty-meets-festival event called The Oasis, which is an escape from the intensity of the famous event. Model Kate Wasley and Georgia Gibbs at Bronte Beach. Picture: Christian GillesSource:News Corp Australia Gibbs and her business partner Kate Wasley joined with a number of other influencers to organise the event which will run across the first weekend of Coachella. PICTURES: Celebrity Snack Coachella Festival The Aussie pair are heading to Coachella. Picture: Tim Hunter.Source:News Corp Australia “We basically came together because they were able to pull a lot of high profile influential talent so seized the opportunity to share the AnYBODY Message,” Gibbs said. … [Read more...] about Coachella 2018: Aussie models Georgia Gibbs, Kate Wasley bring beauty event to festival
Anushka Sharma is one of the talented actresses of Bollywood. The actress has won everyone hearts with her stellar performances in various films. The actress is also known for making stylish appearances at events. She never disappoints when it comes to making fashion statements. Anushka loves to experiment with her looks and her recent appearance at an event was proof of same. The actress who is quite active on social media shared her look for the event on her Instagram. She opted for a gypsy kind off outfit for the night. She wore a black bralette, with jackets over it teamed with open-sided long skirt and green pants. She completed her overall look with matching accessories. Check out the pictures here: View this post on Instagram India Moderne ✔ A post shared by AnushkaSharma1588 (@anushkasharma) on Dec 9, 2019 at 8:56am PST View this post on InstagramA post shared by AnushkaSharma1588 (@anushkasharma) on Dec 9, 2019 at 9:06am PST View this post on … [Read more...] about Photos: We can’t stop gushing over Anushka Sharma’s out of the box look for an event!