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Jeev Milkha Singh Invitational: Local lad Karandeep grabs share of lead

19-year-old Karandeep Kochhar, who started playing golf on the insistence of his grandfather Dr GS Kochhar, started the day at the second spot trailing overnight leader, Shiv Kapur, by one shot.

Asian Para Games: Inspired by Milkha Singh, Chandigarh bronze medallist wants to meet ‘best athlete ever

Vinay Kumar initially started running on roads before training at Government College, Mohali. A chance meeting with coach Arvind Chahal, who was interning at Panjab University, meant that Kumar trained under him at PU grounds.


Huge victory for not only Hima Das but also for athletics in India: Milkha Singh

Singh, who had become India’s first-ever athlete to win a gold medal in Commonwealth Games in 1958, termed Hima’s achievement a historic one and said the athlete would improve with time at the senior level too.

Milkha Singh’s wax statue unveiled in Chandigarh

Milkha Singh's wax statue was unveiled in Chandigarh, which will be displayed at the upcoming Madame Tussauds’ museum in Delhi.

Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore knows what it takes to win medals at the highest level, says Milkha Singh

Milkha Singh said, "I had been demanding for the past over two years that Rathore should be made the sports minister. Recently, I had a chance to meet BJP chief Amit Shah over dinner and I told him that Rathore was the most deserving person to be given the job."

Milkha Singh appointed WHO's ambassador for physical activity

Sprint legend Milkha Singh has been appointed as the World Health Organisation's goodwill ambassador for physical activity in South-East Asia Region (SEAR), the global health body said on Friday.


Farhan Akhtar slams media for taking Milkha Singh's views out of context

Farhan Akhtar, who brought the life of Milkha Singh to the silver screen with "Bhaag Milkha Bhaag",extended his support to Milkha, saying he is "completely entitled" to have his opinion.

Bollywood hasn't done any favours with biopic: Milkha Singh hits back at Salman Khan's father Salim Khan

Indian athletics legend Milkha Singh hit back at Salman Khan's father Salim Khan by saying that the movie industry hasn't done any favour by making a film on him.

Spirit of India run: Aussie athlete in town today, Milkha ‘snubbed’

Farmer started his 4,400-km long run from Kanyakumari on January 26 and has found support from long-distance athletes in other states.

Ontario premier keeps her date with city: A one-km jog with Milkha Singh, Adviser

For athlete Haravtar Singh, who trains at Sector 7 Sports Complex, the run was also an opportunity to see Milkha Singh.

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Sports stars, other than MS Dhoni, who have held positions in Indian armed forces

Mahendra Singh Dhoni, who holds the honorary rank of Lieutenant Colonel of Indian Army accepted the prestigious Padma Bhushan Award in his army uniform.