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New Delhi: Is Dronacharya the Apt Icon for Sports Trainers? - Kerala MP in LS

Is Dronacharya role model, asks Kerala MP

he name of Dronacharya, the royal guru of Pandavas and Kauravas in epic Mahabharata appropriate for naming an award for outstanding sports coaches? This was asked by CPI-M member from Kerala M B Rajesh in Lok Sabha during Question Hour today. Rajesh said as ... Business Standard, 1 month ago
Is Dronacharya role , asks Kerala MP Press Trust of India, 1 month ago

Bedridden Olympian and Dronacharya awardee Salam facing dire times

Former India footballer and hero of the 1956 Olympic team, Syed Abdus Salam is bed-ridden and facing a financial crisis. The 75-year-old has been bed-ridden for the last three years and is on intravenous (IV) fluids. Salam, who played for Mohammedan Sporting (MS) FC his entire career and the team won both the Calcutta football League and IFA Shield in 1957 under his captaincy, is one of the three footballers from that team. But frail and in financial crisis, Salam is a forgotten man.
 Rediff.com2 months ago

Darjeeling police marathon winners to be awarded

The second edition of the Amway Darjeeling Police Marathonon Mondaysaw Anish Thapa from Meghalaya and Shyamali Singh of Raiganj emerging winners from among 1,700 participants. The run started from Sukhaypokhari and covered a distance of 21km to ...
 The Echo Of India2 weeks ago Darj half marathon to begin  Calcutta Telegraph2 weeks ago

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 Denying Arjuna Award to Boxer Manoj Kumar Initially Was a Mistake, Says Government  NDTV1 month ago Denying Arjuna to boxer Manoj Kumar initially was mistake: Govt  Oneindia1 month ago Denying Arjuna award to Manoj Kumar initially was mistake: Sonowal  Deccan Chronicle1 month ago

The Lotus Blooms on Republic Day for Corporates and Sportspersons

NEW DELHI: The first Padma awards to be given out by the NDA government may have hues of saffron. Well-known personality from Bollywood, Prasoon Joshi, advertising guru and lyricist, could get a Padma award. Joshi was a part of BJP Lok Sabha ad ...
 New Indian Express2 weeks ago
Deccan Chronicle

Unseemly controversy: Padma Bhushan Award

Shuttler Saina Nehwal recommended for Padma Bhushan (Photo: AFP) Saina Nehwal, who put India on the world badminton map again, may well deserve the Padma Bhushan, but the manner in which her nomination was handled leaves a lot to be desired.
 Deccan Chronicle3 weeks ago Unseemly controversy  Asian Age2 weeks ago

Overall winner to get motorbike in All India Inter The Gym bodybuilding championship

NEW DELHI: Dronacharya The Gym, Sant Nagar, Burari is organizing the championship at Subhash Chowk, Bakhtawarpur on Saturday. The overall title winner of the championship will be awarded a motorbike as cash prizes will also be awarded for each and ...
 Times of India4 weeks ago

Awards slight: Sunil Abraham plans to move court

BENGALURU: Former national sprinter and coach Sunil Abraham, a leading light in Indian athletics for 25 years from 1976-2000, hit out against the state and central government officials for denying him the Dronacharya award and said he is planning to ...
 Times of India1 month ago Abraham hits out at awards' system  Deccan Herald2 months ago
IBNLive India News

Padma Bhushan for wrestling coach Satpal; Padma Shri for Sardar, Sindhu

New Delhi, Jan 25 Iconic wrestler-turned-coach Satpal was Sunday named for the prestigious Padma Bhushan award, while national hockey team captain Sardar Singh was among the five sportspersons chosen for this year's Padma Shri awards. Women's ...
 ProKerala.com4 days ago Hockey legend Balbir Singh gets 'Star of Punjab' award  Hindustan Times2 months ago Satpal Singh to get Padma Bhusan; 5 other including Sardar Singh, PV Sindhu to get Padma Shri  Indian Express4 days ago Sushil Kumar's guru Satpal Singh gets Padma Bhushan  DNA India4 days ago

State offers bonanza to athletes

Comment · print · T T T+· T- Minister for Sports K Achannaidu giving away kits to State athletes taking part in the 35th National Games, in Vijayawada on Wednesday.—Photo. Ch. Vijaya Bhaskar Minister announces cash rewards for those ...
 The Hindu1 day ago
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