Baton

Carl Lewis sent me a baton after watching my biopic: Milkha

Multiple Olympic gold medallist Carl Lewis was so awestruck by Milkha Singh`s rise from a scratch to a top athlete in the world by sheer dint of hard work and will power as depicted in his biopic `Bhaag Milkha Bhaag` that the legendary American sprinter sent a baton to the Indian as a gesture of respect.

Oct 05, 2013, 16:34 PM IST

Mumbai Police commissioner wields baton against `spicy` ring tones

City Police Commissioner Arup Patnaik in a bid to further discipline the force, has instructed his men to refrain from setting "item numbers" or "vulgar songs" as ring tones for their mobile phones, said a senior police official.

Apr 27, 2011, 17:55 PM IST

Police baton charge protesting girl students in Pak Punjab

A group of women students of a
medical college in Pakistan`s Punjab province were baton
charged by policemen, an incident that has evoked strong
condemnation from President Asif Ali Zardari.

Aug 21, 2010, 21:07 PM IST

Commonwealth Express arrives in Guwahati

The Commonwealth Express
exhibition train, on a countrywide journey in the run-up to
the Commonwealth Games, was today formally declared open for
public by Assam Sports and Youth Welfare Minister Bharat
Narah.

Jul 19, 2010, 22:01 PM IST

CWG OC announces QBR`s India schedule

The 2010 Commonwealth Organising Committee announced the India schedule of Queen`s Baton Relay which will pass through the various states and Union territories in the run-up to the quadrennial event starting from October 3.

Jan 28, 2010, 15:42 PM IST

CWG OC announces QBR`s India schedule

The 2010 Commonwealth Organising Committee announced the India schedule of Queen`s Baton Relay which will pass through the various states and Union territories in the run-up to the quadrennial event starting from October 3.

Jan 28, 2010, 15:42 PM IST

Desmond Tutu becomes baton-bearer for Delhi Games

Nobel laureate Archbishop Desmond Tutu became the Queen`s baton-bearer for the Delhi Commonwealth Games.

Jan 12, 2010, 19:54 PM IST

Desmond Tutu becomes baton-bearer for Delhi Games

Nobel laureate Archbishop Desmond Tutu became the Queen`s baton-bearer for the Delhi Commonwealth Games.

Jan 12, 2010, 19:54 PM IST

CWG Baton passes through coal mine

On its way to India, the Queen`s Baton spent about an hour in a coal mine, 300 feet below ground, in Blaenafon, Wales.

Nov 12, 2009, 17:29 PM IST

CWG Baton passes through coal mine

On its way to India, the Queen`s Baton spent about an hour in a coal mine, 300 feet below ground, in Blaenafon, Wales.

Nov 12, 2009, 17:29 PM IST

CWG Baton on its way to India

The 2010 Commonwealth Games Queen`s baton began its 190,000km journey to India after Organising Committee chairman Suresh Kalmadi handed it over to Commonwealth Games England Chairman Sir Andrew Foster.

Oct 30, 2009, 21:38 PM IST

CWG Baton on its way to India

The 2010 Commonwealth Games Queen`s baton began its 190,000km journey to India after Organising Committee chairman Suresh Kalmadi handed it over to Commonwealth Games England Chairman Sir Andrew Foster.

Oct 30, 2009, 21:38 PM IST

Panesar, Lord Coe among CWG baton bearers

Athletics legend Sebastian Coe and the first Sikh cricketer to represent England Monty Panesar will add sheen to Thursday`s Queen`s Baton Relay.

Oct 26, 2009, 19:31 PM IST

Panesar, Lord Coe among CWG baton bearers

Athletics legend Sebastian Coe and the first Sikh cricketer to represent England Monty Panesar will add sheen to Thursday`s Queen`s Baton Relay.

Oct 26, 2009, 19:31 PM IST