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Drug lord Bhola was a landlord too!

Real estate seems to have been the favourite playing field of Arjuna award winning wrestler-turned drug smuggler Jagdish Singh alias Bhola, who has been arrested in the Rs 6,000-crore international synthetic drug smuggling case. He invested his ill-gotten ... Times of India, 3 days ago
Calcutta Telegraph

Bringing change here

Revamp process to select sports awardees Every time a Government announces the recipients of the Padma (or the Arjuna or Khel Ratna or Dronacharya) awards for sportspersons, there are howls of protest from commentators and those left out, that ...
 New Delhi Pioneer3 weeks ago Arjun's one-shot win is a shot in the arm for him & the sport here  Calcutta Telegraph1 month ago Indian boxer Manoj Kumar receives Arjuna Award  India Today1 month ago Denying Arjuna to boxer Manoj initially was a mistake: Sonowal  ABP Live1 month ago

C'wealth Games gold medallist Manoj Kumar finally gets Arjuna award

Having emerged successful with his plea in the Delhi high court, India pugilist Manoj Kumar was conferred the Arjuna award by Sports Minister Sarbananda Sonowal at his Shastri Bhawan office in Delhi on Wednesday. "We are happy to offer this award to the most deserving Manoj Kumar. We believe he will bring more and more glory to the country," said Sonowal. The 2010 Commonwealth Games gold medallist was denied the award by the Kapil Dev-led selection committee even as fellow-boxer Jai Bhagwan was ...
 Rediff.com2 months ago My name is Manoj Kumar, in case you don't know: Arjuna Awardee slams Kapil Dev  IBN Live2 months ago Advani Advances, Chawla Exits World Snooker  INooz2 months ago
The Hindu

Tendulkar, Ministry to support boxer Sarita

Comment · print · T T T+· T- Boxer Manoj Kumar with the Arjuna Award. Photo: R. V. Moorthy TOPICS Sachin Tendulkar has made a plea to the nation to back boxer Sarita Devi in her fight against the suspension imposed by the ...
 The Hindu2 months ago
Manorama Online

Asian and Commonwealth Games squash medallists feted

Gold medallists at the Asian and Commonwealth Games and other medallists as also the fresh Arjuna Award winner Anaka Alankamony were felicitated here Friday by the Squash Rackets Federation of India.Barring Saurav Ghosal, Alankamony and Mahesh Mangaonkar, the ...
 Prokerala2 months ago Olympic medallists to compete in National Games  Manorama Online2 weeks ago

This Padma Bhusan award is dedicated to my students: Satpal

India's most decorated wrestling coach Satpal was today ecstatic after he was named for Padma Bhusan award as he dedicated the award to "all his students" without whom it wouldn't have been possible for him to get country's third highest civilian ...
 Business Standard India1 day ago This Padma Bhushan award is dedicated to my students: Satpal  Times of India1 day ago

Pankaj Advani Against Sportspersons Lobbying for National Awards

File Photo: Pankaj Advani with Australian snooker player Matthew Boultan. PTI Top civilian and sports honours in India have been plagued with controversies in recent years. With athletes crying foul over being ignored -- some even demanding the ...
 NDTV2 weeks ago Manan, Pankaj Advance  INooz2 months ago
Hindustan Times

Saina upset over Ministry's move

India's top woman shuttler Saina Nehwal on Saturday expressed disappointment at being ignored for the Padma Bhushan award for this year. The 24-year-old sent out a tweet about the Sports Ministry's refusal to forward her name to the Home Ministry for the ...
 Deccan Herald3 weeks ago Nehwal upset over award snub  The Statesman3 weeks ago Want everyone to play for nation as per their merits: Sonowal  24Dunia3 weeks ago Saina sad as application for Padma award rejected  Hindustan Times3 weeks ago
Times of India

Now, Vijender Singh wants the Padma Bhushan

NEW DELHI: It seems, recommendations for the Padma awards are available on demand these days. After Saina Nehwal, it was Vijender Singh's turn on Tuesday. The Haryana boxer pulled no punches when he said that if the badminton star can be ...
 Times of India2 weeks ago Unseemly controversy: Padma Bhushan Award  Deccan Chronicle2 weeks ago Where is my Padma Bhushan award, asks Saina Nehwal  DNA India3 weeks ago Scrap Padmas for sportspersons  The Statesman1 week ago
Indian Express

Honour of Civilian Award Should Not be Trivialised

The sports ministry for once has jumped the gun by deciding to recommend the name of Saina Nehwal following her show of displeasure after being ignored for the Padma Bhushan. Whether it should have succumbed to the pressure created by Saina's public ...
 New Indian Express2 weeks ago Sports Ministry to recommends ace badminton player Saina Nehwal for Padma Bhushan  DNA India3 weeks ago Saina Nehwal upset after Sports Ministry rejects application for Padma Bhushan  Indian Express3 weeks ago Legends Question Padma Procedure  New Indian Express2 weeks ago
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