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Akshay's 'Gold' not a biopic on any hockey player: Ritesh Sidhwani

Akshay's 'Gold' not a biopic on any hockey player: Ritesh Sidhwani

It was being reported that the film is based on the life of hockey player Balbir Singh, played by Akshay, who was a part of the team that won the first Olympic medal for India as a free nation in 1948.

Dec 17, 2017, 12:38 PM IST
News at a glance: December 6, 2017

News at a glance: December 6, 2017

Dec 06, 2017, 11:15 AM IST
National-level hockey player found dead; cops suspect suicide, family cries 'murder'

National-level hockey player found dead; cops suspect suicide, family cries 'murder'

While the cops have it called a case of suicide, the family allege he was killed.

Dec 06, 2017, 09:38 AM IST
Sexual harassment case: Punjab cops give clean chit to Sardar Singh; complainant to approach Haryana Police

Sexual harassment case: Punjab cops give clean chit to Sardar Singh; complainant to approach Haryana Police

The Punjab police have given a clean chit to Indian hockey skipper Sardar Singh, who was accused of sexual and mental harassment by an India-origin England Under-19 women's hockey player.

May 10, 2016, 09:23 AM IST

Gang-rape: Hockey player's brother, ex-cop's son get 10 yr jail

Three youth, including a brother of a national team hockey player and a son of an ex-police officer, have been jailed for 10 years by a Delhi court for kidnapping and gang-raping a 15-year-old girl in a moving car here.

Dec 14, 2014, 09:40 AM IST

Former Slovak hockey player Miroslav Hlinka commits suicide

Former Slovak ice hockey national team player Miroslav Hlinka Sunday committed suicide at the age of 42, police said.

Sep 15, 2014, 07:59 AM IST

We had 16 buyers for 8 kabaddi teams: World Kabaddi League Commissioner Pargat Singh

Kabaddi may not compare to cricket in the glamour quotient but when it came to finding buyers for the eight franchises of the recently-launched World Kabaddi League, the organisers had 16 bidders to choose from, says the event`s commissioner and former hockey player Pargat Singh.

Aug 11, 2014, 14:42 PM IST

German sports leader Manfred von Richthofen dies

German sports dignitary Manfred von Richthofen, who was behind the merger between the German Olympic Committee and German Federation of Sports in 2006, has died, the German Olympic Committee said on Friday.

May 02, 2014, 21:25 PM IST

Italian sledge hockey player tests positive

Italian ice sledge hockey player Igor Stella has tested positive for banned anabolic steroids on the first day of the Sochi Paralympics, it was reported Friday.

Mar 07, 2014, 16:10 PM IST

Carrie Underwood`s husband gets bit by chipmunk

Singer Carrie Underwood`s husband was bitten by a chipmunk when he was trying to rescue the animal.

Sep 02, 2013, 17:41 PM IST

Hockey player killed in New Year celebration

A hockey player was stabbed to death early Sunday by his junior with a knife meant to cut a cake to mark the New Year in Andhra Pradesh`s port city Visakhapatnam.

Jan 01, 2012, 17:55 PM IST

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