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Jun 18, 2017
India vs Pakistan isn't just another hockey match, the intensity goes well beyond the realm of sportDuring an India vs Pakistan hockey match, the trophy is of no consequence; it can be a pool match or a final. It’s a psychological battle and a win is about bragging rights.
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.
Dec 17, 2016
Dilip Tirkey spreads message of hockey in India's 'Red Corridor' with 1500-team tournamentWith the Biju Patnaik Rural Hockey Championships, that will will feature 1,500 rural teams, Dilip Tirkey hopes to inspire youth in the naxalite-hit states of India to pick up a hockey stick instead of a gun.
Aug 28, 2016
Former hockey greats demand Bharat Ratna for late legend Dhyan ChandFormer greats today revived the longstanding demand for Bharat Ratna to late hockey legend Dhyan Chand with some saying the "wizard" should have been given the honour ahead of cricketing icon Sachin Tendulkar.
Jul 14, 2016
Sreejesh Ravindran vs Sardar Singh is not a battle, but a wise decision by Hockey IndiaThe Indian team, driven by the ambitions of both Sardar Singh and PR Sreejesh, will hopefully makes it to the podium at the 2016 Rio Olympics.
Dec 23, 2015
Juvenile Justice Bill passed: Here's how Rajya Sabha MPs made their respective casesManeka Gandhi kicked off the Rajya Sabha's reply to the debate on the Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Bill that had been passed previously by the Lok Sabha
Sep 22, 2015
Former India skipper Dilip Tirkey to request FIH for six-a-side hockey World CupTirkey also spoke in favour of the new rule of counting one field goal as two in the next Hockey India League.
Apr 10, 2014
Lok Sabha, assembly poll begins in Odisha amidst tight securityThe first of the two-phased simultaneous elections to the 10 Lok Sabha and 70 assembly seats in the Maoist belt in Odisha began today amidst tight security in view of the poll boycott called by the extremists.
Mar 02, 2012
The evolution of India's latest hero – Sandeep SinghFrom a man who was slow and ungainly on the field to one who strikes fear in the heart of the opposition, the 26-year-old from Haryana has come a long way.