Yogeshwar Dutt

Sanjay Manjrekar backs protests against JNU violence, Yogeshwar Dutt questions him on 'Free Kashmir' poster

The recent attack on students at the Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) has drawn condemnation from all walks of life throughout the country and even the sports fraternity seemed to be affected by the horrific incident. As soon as former India cricketer-turned-commentator Sanjay Manjrekar expressed his support for the ongoing protests in Mumbai which were organized for showing solidarity with the JNU students, Olympic bronze medallist Yogeshwar Dutt also joined the debate.

Jan 07, 2020, 14:42 PM IST

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Oct 20, 2019, 12:32 PM IST

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Oct 20, 2019, 06:42 AM IST

Wanted to enter politics to serve people: Yogeshwar Dutt

"I wanted to enter politics to serve people. People have always showered me with love and blessings, so it is my duty to give something to them in return," Yogeshwar Dutt, BJP candidate from Baroda, said.

Oct 01, 2019, 13:23 PM IST

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Sep 26, 2019, 20:30 PM IST

After intense pressure, Haryana government flip-flops on order on sportspersons' earnings

Sportspersons had come out in the open opposing the order and had called it a senseless decision. 

Jun 08, 2018, 17:16 PM IST

Haryana government orders sportspersons to deposit 1/3rd of income to state, sparks outrage

Haryana government has said that the collected money will be used for the development of sports in the state.

Jun 08, 2018, 14:15 PM IST

Sushil Kumar makes comeback, Yogeshwar Dutt not to take part in National Wrestling Championships

The 34-year-old Sushil was last seen action at the 2014 Glasgow Commonwealth Games where he finished with a gold.

Nov 12, 2017, 17:03 PM IST

Asian Wrestling Championships: Bajrang Punia gives India first gold; women's team finishes second

London Olympics bronze medallist Yogeshwar Dutt was present on the sidelines to witness his prodigy Bajrang win the gold medal.

May 13, 2017, 22:01 PM IST

Indecisive on future, ace Indian wrestler Yogeshwar Dutt still eager to continue

"It would be unfair to commit right now whether I would be participating in either Commonwealth or Asian Games. I would need to sit down and gather my thoughts before returning to action at the international arena," he insisted.

Apr 23, 2017, 12:40 PM IST

CRPF jawan attack: Anybody who misbehaves with our soldiers should be shot dead, says Yogeshwar Dutt

Before Yogeshwar, veteran Indian cricketers Gautam Gambhir and Virender Sehwag had slammed the incident, where a CRPF jawan was attacked by an angry mob while he was returning from a polling booth in Srinagar,

Apr 17, 2017, 10:22 AM IST

No more funding TOPS funding for Sushil Kumar, Yogeshwar Dutt; top wrestlers accept the move gracefully

Besides Sushil and Yogeshwar, the famous Phogat sisters -- Geeta and Babita -- faced the axe too.

Apr 13, 2017, 21:54 PM IST

Gurmehar Kaur row: Mahavir Phogat turns poet for a day, trolls Javed Akhtar in style

Mahavir slammed noted poet-lyricist Akhtar for calling his daughters and wrestlers ‘hardly literate’.

Mar 03, 2017, 13:36 PM IST

Don't call our players illiterate, India is proud of them: Vijay Goel to Javed Akhtar on 'hardly literate player' jibe

Days after Javed Akhtar called Yogeshwar Dutt a 'hardly literate wrestler', Union Sports Minister Vijay Goel on Thursday replied back asking the lyricist not to use such words for India's champions who have earned laurels in their respective fields.

Mar 02, 2017, 11:08 AM IST

After Yogeshwar Dutt, Phogat family slams Javed Akhtar for 'hardly literate wrestler' jibe

Gurmehar, a 20-year-old Delhi University student, started a social media campaign against the violence caused by ABVP in Delhi University’s North Campus on 22 February.

Feb 28, 2017, 22:39 PM IST

Gurmehar Kaur row: Madhur Bhandarkar‏ reacts to Javed Akhtar's 'hardly literate' tweet

Few days after the Delhi University’s (DU) Ramjas college saw violent clashes between student groups, Gurmehar - a Lady Sri Ram College (LSRC) student initiated a social media campaign targeting Bhartiya Janta Party’s (BJP) student outfit Akhil Bhartiya Vidhyarthi Parishad (ABVP).

Feb 28, 2017, 20:51 PM IST

Yogeshwar Dutt takes a dig at Javed Akhtar after being called 'a hardly literate wrestler'

Sehwag, earlier, broke his silence over the controversy and said that his tweet only meant fun and was not aimed at Gurmehar at all.

Feb 28, 2017, 19:53 PM IST

After Virender Sehwag, wrestler Yogeshwar Dutt trolls Kargil martyr's daughter

Yogeshwar Dutt took to Twitter to share a meme which clearly expressed that he was trying to poke fun at Gurmehar Kaur for her “Pakistan did not kill my dad, war killed him” remark.

Feb 28, 2017, 09:32 AM IST

Wrestler Yogeshwar Dutt takes Re1 as dowry from wife's family

Wrestler Yogeshwar Dutt takes Re1 as dowry from wife's family

Jan 17, 2017, 15:50 PM IST

After Yogeshwar Dutt, 2012 Olympic silver medallist shooter Vijay Kumar all set to tie the knot

Ace Indian wrestler Yogeshwar Dutt got married to Sheetal Sharma, daughter of Haryana congress leader Jaibhagwan Sharma, on January 16.

Jan 17, 2017, 10:44 AM IST