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Oct 31, 2017
Rashtriya Ekta Diwas Highlights: Sardar Patel was ignored by previous govts, says Modi as he flags off Run for Unity in DelhiPrime Minister Narendra Modi marked the beginning of the Rashtriya Ekta Diwas or the National Day for Unity, marking the 142nd birth anniversary of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel on Tuesday
Aug 29, 2017
National Sports Day: President Ram Nath Kovind awards Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna to Sardar Singh, Devendra JhajhariaPresident Ram Nath Kovind on Tuesday gave away the prestigious Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna award to former India hockey team captain Sardar Singh and Paralympics double gold medallist and world record holder Devendra Jhajharia at a function at Rashtrapati Bhawan here on the occasion of National Sports Day.
Aug 29, 2017
National Sports Day: Why has Bollywood overlooked a much-needed Major Dhyan Chand biopic?With Akshay Kumar portraying Balbir Singh Sr in upcoming film Gold, there might be some renewed interest in bringing to life a biopic on Dhyan Chand, whose birthday is also celebrated as National Sports Day.
Aug 26, 2017
FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017: Assam CM unveils winner's trophy, host city logo; says event will inspire youngstersThe host city logo of Guwahati for the upcoming FIFA Under-17 World Cup was launched by Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal on Saturday
Aug 20, 2017
FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017: 2.5 lakh football fans turn up at India Gate to catch glimpse of tournament trophyThe response to what is the first leg of the six-venue tour of FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017 was overwhelming with people getting a chance to pose with the silverware.
Aug 18, 2017
FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017: Trophy tour involving host cities to kick off from New Delhi on 19 AugustFootball fans, residents of the National Capital Region, children from Mission XI Million and tourists will have a chance to witness the FIFA U-17 World Cup Winner's Trophy on Saturday.
Jul 27, 2017
Virender Sehwag named in Khel Ratna, Arjuna Award committee; P Gopichand to pick Dronacharya awardeesThe Arjuna Award Committee will be headed by Justice (retired) CK Thakkar and will meet on 3 August to select this year's awardees.
Jun 08, 2017
Dhyan Chand's son appreciates government's efforts to push for Bharat Ratna for hockey legendOlympian Ashok Kumar said, "I appreciate the government for doing this (requesting Bharat Ratna0 to recognise Dhyan Chand. We are all very happy. People across the country are appreciating this."
Jun 07, 2017
Sports ministry nominates Dhyan Chand for Bharat Ratna, one more timeThe sports ministry has written to the Prime Minister's Office, requesting Bharat Ratna for the late Dhyan Chand in what can be considered its latest push to bestow the hockey legend with India's highest civilian honour.
May 13, 2017
Sachin: A Billion Dreams, Saina Nehwal — Sports biopics have found favour in BollywoodSports biopics are the flavour of the season with films planned on no fewer than seven sportspersons currently in the works, or ready for release