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Madan Mohan Malviya conferred Bharat Ratna
Noted educationist and freedom fighter Madan Mohan Malviya was on Monday posthumously conferred the Bharat Ratna, the country’s highest civilian award, by President Pranab Mukherjee.......
Padma awards for Advani, Amitabh, Ramdev?
Who will make it to this year’s Padma awards list? Speculation is rife that the Narendra Modi government is considering to confer the Padma Vibhushan, the second highest civilian award in the......
Padma Vibhushan for Amrita Pritam, Narlikar
Well-known Punjabi litterateur Amrita Pritam, noted astronomer Jayant Vishnu Narlikar and former Chief Justice of India M N Venkatachalliah have been selected for the Padma Vibhushan, the second......
Why Sardar was relieved of captaincy
'By changing the captain I believe Sardar will play a much better Olympic Games. Sardar took the decision (of him being removed from captaincy) very sportingly. He understands what's required from......
Asian Champions Trophy: Indian men lose 1-2 to Japan
In the absence of skipper Sardara Singh, the Indian men’s hockey team suffered another defeat in the Asian Champions Trophy. Midfielder Manpreet Singh is leading a young and inexperienced......
Sardara rested, Manpreet to lead India at Asian Hockey CT
Skipper Sardara Singh has been rested for third Asian Champions Trophy. In his absence, Hockey India said, midfielder Manpreet Singh will lead India’s 18-member squad for the tournament in......
Fuerste named Hockey Player of the Year
Indian hockey captain Sardara Singh missed out on the FIH player of the year award which was won by Germany's Moritz Fuerste. Fuerste, captain of the German team that won the Olympic Games gold......
Hockey stars Sardara, Ignace recovering in time
Seasoned defender Ignace Tirkey's sprained ankle and star midfielder Sardara Singh's injured shin has left the Indian hockey team management worried ahead of the Olympic Games starting July 27.......
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