Manoj Kumar

Haryana Government cancels award function for CWG medallists after prize money furore

Haryana Government cancels award function for CWG medallists after prize money furore

The Haryana government on Wednesday cancelled the felicitation function for the state's Commonwealth Games (CWG) medal winners after being threatened with a boycott by top athletes, such as wrestler Vinesh Phogat and javelin-thrower Neeraj Chopra, over a proposed cut in prize money.

Apr 25, 2018, 18:05 PM IST
Salman, Akshay both fit the ‘Bharat' bill: Manoj Kumar

Salman, Akshay both fit the ‘Bharat' bill: Manoj Kumar

Today, he feels "Naya Bharat" can be made with Salman and Akshay.

Apr 11, 2018, 15:39 PM IST
CWG 2018: Boxer Manoj Kumar advances to Round of 16 in men's 69kg

CWG 2018: Boxer Manoj Kumar advances to Round of 16 in men's 69kg

Star boxer Manoj Kumar advanced to the round of 16 in men`s boxing 69 kilogram category after convincingly thrashing Osita Umeh of Nigeria 5-0 by unanimous verdict at the Commonwealth Games here on Thursday.

Apr 05, 2018, 17:29 PM IST
Shahid Kapoor to share screen space with Aishwarya Rai Bachchan?

Shahid Kapoor to share screen space with Aishwarya Rai Bachchan?

Shahid was one of the background dancers in Ash's movie Taal.

 

Mar 20, 2018, 10:03 AM IST
Shahid Kapoor to step into Manoj Kumar's shoes for 'Woh Kaun Thi' remake?

Shahid Kapoor to step into Manoj Kumar's shoes for 'Woh Kaun Thi' remake?

The Mid-Day report stated that Shahid is being considered to play the leading actor in the remake as he has signed a three-film deal with the production house, KriArj Entertainment.

Mar 13, 2018, 17:52 PM IST
Boxing federation announces squad for Commonwealth Games

Boxing federation announces squad for Commonwealth Games

BFI announced their complete contingent for the prestigious tournament with seasoned pugilists MC Mary Kom and Manoj Kumar leading the country's charge.

Mar 07, 2018, 10:23 AM IST
Visa issues force cancellation of Indian boxers' US training trip

Visa issues force cancellation of Indian boxers' US training trip

The squad picked for the trip comprised those who participated at this year's World Championships in Hamburg, Germany.

Nov 26, 2017, 12:19 PM IST
National Boxing Championship: Shiva Thapa, Mandeep, Manoj Kumar storm into finals

National Boxing Championship: Shiva Thapa, Mandeep, Manoj Kumar storm into finals

India's top boxers Shiva Thapa, Manoj Kumar and Mandeep Jangra lived up to their billing and breezed into the finals of the second Elite Men's National Boxing Championship here at the Swarna Bharati Indoor Stadium on Sunday.

Oct 30, 2017, 12:01 PM IST
World Boxing Championship: Gaurav Bidhuri in quarters; unwell Shiva Thapa, Manoj Kumar bow out

World Boxing Championship: Gaurav Bidhuri in quarters; unwell Shiva Thapa, Manoj Kumar bow out

Shiva, seeded fifth in the lightweight 60kg category, was to take on Georgia's Otar Eranosyan in his second-round bout after being given a first-round bye.

Aug 28, 2017, 22:32 PM IST
Shiva Thapa, Manoj Kumar shine as India strike 5 golds at Czech boxing tourney

Shiva Thapa, Manoj Kumar shine as India strike 5 golds at Czech boxing tourney

World Championships bronze-medallist Shiva Thapa (60kg), former Commonwealth Games gold-medallist Manoj Kumar (69kg), Amit Phangal (52kg), Gaurav Bidhuri (56kg) and Satish Kumar (+91kg) claimed gold medals after winning their respective summit clashes last night.

Jul 30, 2017, 11:43 AM IST

Mary Kom denies making deriding remarks against fellow boxers

Reacting to a report that she had sought Thapa's removal from the Target Olympic Podium (TOP) scheme and called Manoj overage, Mary Kom issued a statement to deny having made any such remarks at the meeting.

Jul 23, 2017, 19:19 PM IST
Asian Boxing Championships: Manoj, Satish qualify for World Championships

Asian Boxing Championships: Manoj, Satish qualify for World Championships

The top six boxers from each weight category in the Asian event qualified for the World Championships in Germany scheduled from August 25.

May 07, 2017, 20:51 PM IST

Former Enforcement Directorate officer surrenders, sent to police custody

Rose Valley, whose operations were spread over several states, is being probed by the ED under the Prevention of Money Laundering Act. 

May 03, 2017, 18:41 PM IST
Four get seeding, byes for all Indians in Asian Boxing Championship

Four get seeding, byes for all Indians in Asian Boxing Championship

The tournament, featuring 179 boxers from 28 countries, is a qualifier for the August-September World Championships in Hamburg, Germany.

Apr 29, 2017, 18:29 PM IST

Communal tension in Bihar town over torn posters

Communal tension gripped a town in Bihar on Tuesday after religious posters were torn by anti-social elements a day ahead of the Ram Navmi festival on Tuesday.

Apr 04, 2017, 15:00 PM IST
Manoj Kumar, Vikas Krishan, Shiva Thapa among 7 Indian boxers for Thailand International boxing tournament

Manoj Kumar, Vikas Krishan, Shiva Thapa among 7 Indian boxers for Thailand International boxing tournament

The former Asian Games gold-medallist had been training there for the last three months. He has also dropped hints of turning professional by the end of this year.

Mar 12, 2017, 20:00 PM IST
Manoj Kumar among three Indian boxers to advance in Strandja Memorial boxing

Manoj Kumar among three Indian boxers to advance in Strandja Memorial boxing

Manoj, who got a first-round bye, defeated local favourite Robert Chamasanyan in his maiden international bout since jumping weight divisions from light welterweight (64kg) to welterweight (69kg).

Feb 23, 2017, 11:27 AM IST
IPL 2017: Kings XI Punjab appoint Mithun Manhas, J Arun Kumar as a part of support staff

IPL 2017: Kings XI Punjab appoint Mithun Manhas, J Arun Kumar as a part of support staff

The support staff will be working in tandem with former India opener Virender Sehwag, who will mentor the team for the tournament.

Feb 18, 2017, 13:57 PM IST
Why the Indian film fraternity obsessed with the Oscars, asks Manoj Kumar

Why the Indian film fraternity obsessed with the Oscars, asks Manoj Kumar

Manoj Kumar wonders why the Indian film fraternity is obsessed with the Oscars. 

Oct 27, 2016, 17:42 PM IST
Here's how Vijender Singh, Yogeshwar Dutt reacted after Indian Army's daring anti-terror operation

Here's how Vijender Singh, Yogeshwar Dutt reacted after Indian Army's daring anti-terror operation

PM Narendra Modi had assured the nation that those behind the dastardly attack would not go unpunished.

Sep 29, 2016, 16:25 PM IST