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Demands in Rajya Sabha to confer Bharat Ratna on Dhyan Chand
Times of India

Demands in Rajya Sabha to confer Bharat Ratna on Dhyan Chand

NEW DELHI: Amid demands from members in Rajya Sabha for conferring Bharat Ratna on Indian hockey icon Major Dhyan Chand, government on Wednesday said it was in agreement with the sentiments that indigenous games of the country should be given ... Times of India, 1 month ago

India's Last Great Olympic Hero Lives Quietly In Metro Vancouver

Image Courtesy: YouTube Towards the end of the illustrious career of Dhyan Chand, considered as one of the greatest field hockey players of all time, another legend-in-the-making was at the dawn of his career. Balbir Singh, one of India's most ...
 The Logical Indian1 month ago

Sreejesh, Deepika win Hockey India Player of the Year Awards

Late Captain Shankar Laxman won the coveted Major Dhyan Chand Lifetime Achievement Award while goalkeeper P.R. Sreejesh and Deepika won the Dhruv Batra Player of the Year Award for Men and Women respectively at the Hockey India (HI) Annual Awards here on ...
 Prokerala1 month ago Hockey India Player of the Year: Sreejesh, Deepika win  The Statesman1 month ago Did You Know Hockey Is Not Our National Sport. Then What Is?  Indiatimes4 weeks ago STICK TO HOCKEY  Afternoon Despatch & Courier1 month ago
Hindustan Times

Namdharis hit Sirsa, seek stay on parallel bhog of Chand Kaur

The tension over the murder of Namdhari matriarch Chand Kaur has now spilled over from Punjab to Haryana, where the dera of her nephew, Thakur Dalip Singh, is going to hold a parallel bhog on Saturday, a day before the rivals at Bhaini Sahib. In ...
 Hindustan Times3 weeks ago

Virat nominated for Khel Ratna: Do cricketers have it too easy?

Virat Kohli's nomination for the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna award makes him one of the favourites to bag the country's highest sporting award. But the question is whether Kohli deserves the award when cricket as a sport has a limited following. ...
 Hindustan Times1 hour ago

Zeeshan hopes to groom talent at ZATA

Dubai: Former Indian tennis star Zeeshan Ali is hopeful of building careers of young aspiring tennis players, including those from the Gulf region, through his residential tennis programme at his Zeeshan Ali Tennis Academy (ZATA). The programme ...
 Gulf News1 day ago

Sports biopics saving Bollywood

In terms of cinematic appeal, filmmaker Soumendra Padhi felt this story was a gold mine: A four-year-old child, sold off by his mother to a hawker for `800, living in the slums of Salia Sahi in Bhubaneswar, running marathons—including a ...
 MSN News US2 days ago How sports biopics are saving Bollywood  MSN News US2 days ago
New Indian Express

Problems of Indian sports can't be solved by TRPs and eyeballs alone

Salman Khan was recently appointed the Indian Olympic Association's goodwill ambassador Sports administrators are increasingly beginning to think like publicists and marketeers, anxious to repackage and rebrand seemingly unpopular games like ...
 Sunday Guardian Live3 days ago Dear Salim Khan, don't insult Milkha Singh just to defend your son at Olympics  Oneindia5 days ago When Salman Khan, Priyanka Chopra, Aamir Khan, Shah Rukh Khan promoted SPORTS through their films!  Bollywoodlife.com1 week ago The Games of Denial  New Indian Express1 month ago
Times of India

Why cricket-crazy and movie-crazy India yawns when the two come together

We fill up cricket stadiums to watch matches, but not theatre seats to watch movies on cricket. As cricket still has us glued to the TV, and with multiple cricket-centric movies coming up, Delhi Times explores the contradiction If a scriptwriter ...
 Times of India3 days ago

Dipa Karmakar and her Olympic journey

Call it an unfair bias, but Ive never been much of a fan of such sports as shooting and archery. I mean, I have enormous respect for Limba Ram and Abhinav Bindra and many others like them. I have no doubt that their achievements are just rewards for ...
 MSN News US1 week ago
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