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Bharat Ratna How Manmohan Singh govt dumped Dhyan Chand for Sachin

Jul 30, 2014

Bharat Ratna How Manmohan Singh govt dumped Dhyan Chand for Sachin

Long after it was dethroned by Narendra Modi and BJP, the Manmohan Singh government continues to face flak. The latest bit of information to have left them red-faced is how allegedly the PMO chose Sachin Tendulkar over hockey legend Dhyan Chand for the Bharat Ratna. #India #Sachin Tendulkar #Dhyan Chand #bharat ratna #Sports in India #Manmohan Singh government
Ex-players march to PMO, demand Bharat Ratna for Dhyan Chand

Jan 08, 2014

Ex-players march to PMO, demand Bharat Ratna for Dhyan Chand

The march started from the Barakhamba Road and went uptil PMO where noted hockey historian K Arumugam and Kumar submitted the memorandum. #NewsTracker #hockey #Dhyan Chand #bharat ratna
Fans to hold rally for Dhyan Chand to be given Bharat Ratna

Jan 06, 2014

Fans to hold rally for Dhyan Chand to be given Bharat Ratna

The NGO wants Dhyan Chand to be given the award posthumously along with cricket great Sachin Tendulkar, who became the first sportsperson to be named for the award. #Sachin Tendulkar #NewsTracker #hockey #Dhyan Chand #bharat ratna #Rally
Heartbreak as India crash out of Junior Hockey WC on goal-difference

Dec 10, 2013

Heartbreak as India crash out of Junior Hockey WC on goal-difference

Korea finished second while Netherlands topped the pool with three wins from as many games. #India #New Delhi #hockey #South Korea #Korea #Junior Hockey World Cup #Dhyan Chand Stadium #Gurjinder Singh
Govt considering Bharat Ratna for Dhyan Chand: Jitendra Singh

Dec 03, 2013

Govt considering Bharat Ratna for Dhyan Chand: Jitendra Singh

Jitendra was talking to reporters after laying the foundation stone of Rs 6.87 crore synthetic track at War Heroes Stadium in Sangrur. #TheySaidIt #Dhyan Chand #Jitendra Singh #bharat ratna

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Govt considering Bharat Ratna for Dhyan Chand: Jitendra Singh

Aug 01, 2014

The inside story on how Sachin Tendulkar got the Bharat Ratna instead of Dhyan Chand

Rahul Gandhi may have been responsible for Sachin Tendulkar getting the Bharat Ratna, pushing aside the already decided name of Dhyan Chand and the entire paperwork, and the final note for the PM was done in about five hours flat. Unlike in the case ... #Sachin Tendulkar #C.N.R. Rao #India
Govt considering Bharat Ratna for Dhyan Chand: Jitendra Singh

Jul 26, 2014

SRK To Play Major Dhyan Chand On Screen

Shahrukh Khan is likely to play the role of the legendary Hockey player Dhyan Chand on the big screen. Actor Abhishek Bachchan expressed his opinion and said that he would love to watch SRK playing Hockey on the big screen... #Shahrukh Khan #Abhishek Bachchan