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Sikh sportspersons welcome Fiba decision

CHANDIGARH: Eminent Sikh sportspersons from India have welcomed Fiba's decision to allow basketball players their fundamental right to wear religious head coverings. This decision taken by international basketball's governing body means Sikh ... Times of India, 1 week ago
Jagran Post

Milkha Singh happy with Dhyan Chand's nomination for Bharat Ratna

Speaking from Chandigarh, the 'Flying Sikh' said Dhyan Chand should have been the first sportsperson from India to have got this award. "I am delighted to hear the news that late Major Dhyan Chand has been nominated for the Bharat Ratna by the Home Ministry," ...
 Jagran Post1 month ago 'Major Dhyan Chand was one of the finest sportsmen from India'  Rediff.com1 month ago Dhyan Chand should perhaps have received Bharat Ratna first: Milkha  Central Chronicle1 month ago Dhyan Chand's name proposed for Bharat Ratna  The Gulf Today1 month ago

Gold medallist athlete wants to sell his medals

Kapil Nagar In India, where a sportsman is referred as God and another is called is the Flying Sikh, an athlete is struggling to earn a living and wants to sell his medals to make some money. Kapil Nagar, who was the 1,500-metre champion at the 2011 National ...
 Asian Age2 months ago
Times of India

Arjuna distributed like prasad: Milkha

MARGAO: True to his wont, Milkha Singh wastes no time in making a point. The 'Flying Sikh' India's legendary sprinter touched down in Goa and left his keen listeners in awe during an interaction with the media in Margao. Scheduled to share his ...
 Times of India1 month ago Arjuna Awards distributed like prasad in temple  Times of India1 month ago

Milkha Singh , Bishen Singh Bedi join online petition against FIBA's patka ban

NEW DELHI: Sports personalities Milkha Singh and have joined hands with Kalgidhar Society to launch an online petition to protest against discriminatory policy against Sikh basketball players wearing patkas. Launched July 26 on ...
 Economic Times1 month ago Milkha, Bishen join online petition against FIBA's patka ban  Mangalorean1 month ago Milkha Bishen join online petition against FIBAs patka ban  Calcutta News.Net1 month ago

SAI, not federations, raises Incheon hopes

New Delhi If Sports Authority of India (SAI) director general Jiji Thomson confidently says India will win 70-75 medals at the Incheon Asian Games, one has to take the figure seriously. Normally, it is the national sports federations that make ...
 ProKerala.com1 week ago

15 named for Arjuna Awards

NEW DELHI, Aug 12 (PTI): No sportsperson has been named for the prestigious Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna while 15, including cricketer Ravichandran Ashwin, were today recommended for the Arjuna Award this year. The 12-member selection committee, headed ...
 Assam Tribune1 month ago

Hooda Woos State With Sops, Loyalists With Tickets

CHANDIGARH: In the slog overs of his second innings as Haryana Chief Minister, Bhupinder Singh Hooda is playing the captain's knock to ensure there is a third innings as well. As the undisputed Congress leader in the state, his final stamp of ...
 New Indian Express4 days ago

Seeni Movie Stills

Packed itinerary of Modi | Another hot day in Delhi, no respite likely Wednesday | Three Kerala doctors suspended | Four killed, 13 injured in Peshawar blast | White tiger kills man in Delhi Zoo (Lead, with images) | Israel shoots down Syrian ...
 Chennai Online1 week ago Jeeva Movie Latest Stills  Chennai Online1 week ago Vingyani Movie Latest Stills  Chennai Online1 week ago Vethu Paper Movie Launch Stills  Chennai Online1 week ago

Yoga-The great gift from India (212)

Three Kerala doctors suspended | Four killed, 13 injured in Peshawar blast | White tiger kills man in Delhi Zoo (Lead, with images) | Israel shoots down Syrian fighter jet | 15 killed in US-led airstrikes in Syria (Second Lead) | Sensex closes 430 ...
 Chennai Online1 week ago
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