Milkha Singh

National Sports Day 2020: From Sushant Singh Rajput to Farhan Akhtar - actors who portrayed sports icons

National Sports Day 2020: From Sushant Singh Rajput to Farhan Akhtar - actors who portrayed sports icons

There are many films that have over the years tugged at our heartstrings or made us gasp in outrage (or surprise) and stay glued to our s...Read More

9 amazing facts about India’s Flying Sikh Milkha Singh

9 amazing facts about India’s Flying Sikh Milkha Singh

Here are some of the amusing facts that you wouldn't know about Milkha Singh.

The title honours the man, not the other way around

The title honours the man, not the other way around

Mahatma Gandhi died on this day 71 years ago, without wealth, titles or awards. He went on to become the most revered, studied, written a...Read More

Book depicting Farhan Akhtar as Milkha Singh not published by West Bengal government: TMC MP Derek O’Brien

Book depicting Farhan Akhtar as Milkha Singh not published by West Bengal government: TMC MP Derek O’Brien

Kolkata: A day after actor Farhan Akhtar pointed out an error in a textbook depicting him as legendary athlete Milkha Singh, Trinamool Co...Read More

WB textbook puts Farhan Akhtar photograph as Milkha Singh, actor urges state govt to rectify “glaring error”

WB textbook puts Farhan Akhtar photograph as Milkha Singh, actor urges state govt to rectify “glaring error”

Mumbai/Kolkata: A photograph of a school textbook in West Bengal depicting Farhan Akhtar as legendary athlete Milkha Singh has gone viral...Read More

Legendary athlete Milkha Singh backs Hima Das for 2020 Tokyo Olympic gold

Legendary athlete Milkha Singh backs Hima Das for 2020 Tokyo Olympic gold

Chandigarh: Legendary Indian athlete Milkha Singh on Saturday congratulated Hima Das, who became the first Indian woman to clinch gold at...Read More

Commonwealth Games 2018: Here is how India has performed at the games over the years

Commonwealth Games 2018: Here is how India has performed at the games over the years

Only one day is left for Commonwealth Games 2018 at Gold Coast, Australia to begin. India has sent a strong contingent of 225-players. Th...Read More

Former Indian Test cricketer AG Milkha Singh passes away at 75

Former Indian Test cricketer AG Milkha Singh passes away at 75

Chennai: Former India cricketer A G Milkha Singh passed away today following a cardiac arrest at a hospital here, family sources said. He...Read More

Farhan Akhtar has got attached to sports biopics as he feels they help motivate people

Farhan Akhtar has got attached to sports biopics as he feels they help motivate people

Director-turned-actor Farhan Akhtar feels that more biopics should be made that so that their struggles and victories can inspire the you...Read More

My wax statue will inspire generations after I am gone, says Milkha Singh

My wax statue will inspire generations after I am gone, says Milkha Singh

Chandigarh: Legendary athlete Milkha Singh today unveiled his wax figure, which will be installed at Madame Tussauds in Delhi on December...Read More

Rakeysh Mehra’s next: Film with Swachh Bharat as backdrop

Rakeysh Mehra’s next: Film with Swachh Bharat as backdrop

Guwahati: Swachh Bharat seems to have caught the imagination of Bollywood with Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra making a film titled “Mere Pyare P...Read More

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CRICKET-LIKE ADULATION RAISES DIPA’S SPIRITS

Kolkata : The kind of attention she is receiving at the moment is unprecedented not only in gymnastics but in any other sport besides cri...Read More

Biopic should be made on P.T Usha: Sonam Kapoor

Biopic should be made on P.T Usha: Sonam Kapoor

Mumbai: Sonam Kapoor, who has recently portrayed Neerja Bhanot in biopic ‘Neerja,’ feels a movie should be made on former sprint queen P....Read More

Rio Olympics: Stop shunning, start cheering

Rio Olympics: Stop shunning, start cheering

Think twice, before you critically demoralize the country’s best at Rio,writes Sumeet Naik.

Milkha holds IOA responsible for India’s poor show in Rio

Milkha holds IOA responsible for India’s poor show in Rio

New Delhi: Legendary athlete Milkha Singh today lashed out at the Indian Olympics Association, holding it responsible for the poor perfor...Read More

Bindra misses medal by hair’s breadth on day of missed chances

Bindra misses medal by hair’s breadth on day of missed chances

Rio de Janeiro: Abhinav Bindra lost a heart-stopping shoot-off and a great chance to provide India with their first medal of the Olympic ...Read More

I’ve cried five times in my life, says Flying Sikh Milkha Singh

I’ve cried five times in my life, says Flying Sikh Milkha Singh

New Delhi: Flying Sikh Milkha Singh has shed tears on five occasions in his eventful life — and the most heart-wrenching was when he saw ...Read More

For Dada, MS is passé, Kohli the rage

For Dada, MS is passé, Kohli the rage

New Delhi :  Former India skipper Sourav Ganguly does not think that current limited over captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni will last till 201...Read More

Not approached by Olympic association yet: Rahman

Not approached by Olympic association yet: Rahman

Mumbai: Oscar-winning composer A R Rahman says he hasn’t been personally approached by Indian Olympic Association to be the brand ambassa...Read More

Not approached by Olympic association yet: Rahman

Not approached by Olympic association yet: Rahman

Mumbai: Oscar-winning composer A R Rahman says he hasn’t been personally approached by Indian Olympic Association to be the brand ambassa...Read More

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