Articles about Vijender Singh

Vijender Singh's 12-match winning streak in professional boxing ends

20 Mar 2021

Sports
Vijender Singh's 12-match winning streak in professional boxing ends

The 12-match unbeaten winning streak of India's Vijender Singh in professional boxing ended on Friday when his Russian opponent Artysh Lopsan defeated him.

Will return sports award if farm laws stay: Vijender Singh

06 Dec 2020

India
Will return sports award if farm laws stay: Vijender Singh

Boxer Vijender Singh (35) on Sunday said that he will return his 'Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna' award if the government does not withdraw the three contentious farm laws.

'Bigg Boss Marathi' contestant Abhijit Bichukale arrested from BB house

22 Jun 2019

Entertainment
'Bigg Boss Marathi' contestant Abhijit Bichukale arrested from BB house

It was a real and reel life crossover of sorts for controversial politician and current contestant of the ongoing second season of Bigg Boss Marathi, Abhijit Bichukale.

Rs. 403cr: That's how much Salman will make from 'BB13'

21 Jun 2019

Entertainment
Rs. 403cr: That's how much Salman will make from 'BB13'

Controversial reality-show Bigg Boss will be back with its 13th season soon.

'Bigg Boss' ex-contestant Jasleen files FIR against co-contestant Deepak Thakur

19 Jun 2019

Entertainment
'Bigg Boss' ex-contestant Jasleen files FIR against co-contestant Deepak Thakur

Apparently, what happens in the Bigg Boss house doesn't merely stay inside.

'Bigg Boss 13' contestants list leaked: Details here

07 Jun 2019

Entertainment
'Bigg Boss 13' contestants list leaked: Details here

Every year, there's a lot of buzz around probable participants on popular reality TV show, Bigg Boss, right before its premiere.

Moments when a billion Indians feel the most patriotic

26 Jan 2019

India
Moments when a billion Indians feel the most patriotic

Every year, I cry when I see the Republic Day parade and I know I am not the only one. The fact that everyone in my office is playing patriotic songs is a testament to that.

#AsianGames2018: CWG-medallist Amit beats Olympic-champ Dusmatov to win boxing gold

01 Sep 2018

Sports
#AsianGames2018: CWG-medallist Amit beats Olympic-champ Dusmatov to win boxing gold

Amit Panghal (49kg) today became only the eighth Indian boxer ever to claim a gold medal at the Asian Games in Indonesia with a stunning tactical win over reigning Olympic champion Hasanboy Dusmatov of Uzbekistan.

Haryana puts on hold '33%-income' demand from sportspersons after outcry

08 Jun 2018

India
Haryana puts on hold '33%-income' demand from sportspersons after outcry

Hours after notifying a controversial rule demanding government-employed sportspersons to pay up 33% of their 'commercial' earnings, the Haryana government has put it on hold.

#ThatWas2017: Top sporting achievements by India in 2017

31 Dec 2017

Sports
#ThatWas2017: Top sporting achievements by India in 2017

India did fairly well in sports in the year gone by, with major victories ranging from PV Sindhu's World Championships silver medal to Indian blind cricket team winning the T20 World Cup.

Rahul 2.0: Inequality is MMD, that is, "Modi-made disaster"

27 Oct 2017

Politics
Rahul 2.0: Inequality is MMD, that is, "Modi-made disaster"

With a spring in his step and humor-laced criticism, Congress VP Rahul is on a roll taking potshots at PM Modi's 56-inch chest and using Modi's habit of coining acronyms to his advantage.

Anil Vij donates Rs.50 lakhs to sport event, faces criticism

30 Aug 2016

Sports
Anil Vij donates Rs.50 lakhs to sport event, faces criticism

Haryana Sports Minister Anil Vij became the centre of controversy after he donated Rs.50 lakhs to spiritual organization, Dera Sacha Sauda.