Dhyanchand

PM Narendra Modi lauds Indian daughters' endeavours in Rio; demands all-round focus in sports

PM Narendra Modi lauds Indian daughters' endeavours in Rio; demands all-round focus in sports

Modi paid tribute to hockey legend Dhyanchand on his birth anniversary.

Aug 28, 2016, 11:34 AM IST

Dhyanchand also deserves Bharat Ratna, says Milkha Singh

Legendary athlete Milkha Singh today said Dhyanchand also deserves the Bharat Ratna and that the government should honour the hockey legend.

Nov 22, 2013, 00:23 AM IST

Case filed against PM, Sachin Tendulkar on Bharat Ratna award

A case was on Tuesday filed in a local court here challenging the selection of Sachin Tendulkar for Bharat Ratna and charging the Prime Minister and Union Home Minister with hurting peoples` sentiments.

Nov 19, 2013, 16:47 PM IST

UP polls: Politics of hockey in land of Dhyanchand

Sentiments run high in the locality for `Dadda` Dhyanchand whom, they feel, should be honoured with a Bharat Ratna for his legendary hockey exploits.

Feb 25, 2012, 15:49 PM IST

Olympians demand joint Bharat Ratna for Dhyanchand with Sachin

Leslie Claudius and Gurbax Singh demanded a joint Bharat Ratna for the Dhyanchand, along with Sachin Tendulkar.

Aug 28, 2011, 14:52 PM IST

‘Dhyanchand should get Bharat Ratna before Sachin’

Former hockey
Olympians feel that Dhyanchand deserves Bharat Ratna more than
Sachin.

Apr 13, 2011, 18:28 PM IST

‘Dhyanchand should get Bharat Ratna before Sachin’

Former hockey
Olympians feel that Dhyanchand deserves Bharat Ratna more than
Sachin.

Apr 13, 2011, 18:28 PM IST

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