Articles about Yogeshwar Dutt

Alka Lamba questions Yogeshwar Dutt's parentage in ugly Twitter spat

06 Apr 2020

Politics
Alka Lamba questions Yogeshwar Dutt's parentage in ugly Twitter spat

Congress leader Alka Lamba and wrestler Yogeshwar Dutt got into an ugly Twitter spat on Monday.

List of celebrities who have recently joined the BJP

30 Jan 2020

Politics
List of celebrities who have recently joined the BJP

With the induction of celebrated badminton star Saina Nehwal right ahead of the crucial Delhi Assembly elections, the Centre-ruling BJP has made it clear that it is looking to up its star power.

Tendulkar and Anand dropped from AICS advisory panel: Details here

21 Jan 2020

Sports
Tendulkar and Anand dropped from AICS advisory panel: Details here

Indian sports legends, Sachin Tendulkar from cricket and Viswanathan Anand from chess, have been dropped from the advisory panel of the All India Council of Sports (AICS).

Assembly elections 2019: How did star-candidates perform in Haryana, Maharashtra?

24 Oct 2019

Politics
Assembly elections 2019: How did star-candidates perform in Haryana, Maharashtra?

With each passing hour, the picture of Haryana and Maharashtra assemblies are becoming clearer.

Haryana polls: Wrestlers Babita Phogat, Yogeshwar Dutt get BJP ticket

30 Sep 2019

Politics
Haryana polls: Wrestlers Babita Phogat, Yogeshwar Dutt get BJP ticket

On Monday, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) announced its first list of candidates for the Haryana Assembly elections to be held on October 21.

Modi and Shah finalize candidates for Haryana, Maharashtra elections

30 Sep 2019

Politics
Modi and Shah finalize candidates for Haryana, Maharashtra elections

Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Home Minister Amit Shah met on Sunday to finalize the candidates for upcoming assembly elections in Haryana and Maharashtra.

Independence Day 2019: A look at India's greatest sporting moments

09 Aug 2019

Sports
Independence Day 2019: A look at India's greatest sporting moments

India had always been a sports-crazy nation even before independence. However, their pinnacle came following their independence in 1947.

#NewsBytesExclusive: Wrestler Bajrang Punia on Padma Shri, success, and more!

10 Feb 2019

India
#NewsBytesExclusive: Wrestler Bajrang Punia on Padma Shri, success, and more!

Bajrang Punia, one of the country's finest freestyle wrestlers, has won many medals in international events, including Commonwealth and Asian Games golds and a World Championship silver among others.

Gurmehar Kaur among Time's top 10 Next Generation leaders

13 Oct 2017

India
Gurmehar Kaur among Time's top 10 Next Generation leaders

Gurmehar Kaur, who shot to fame after taking on the ABVP during the Ramjas violence, has been named by Time among its top-10 Next Generation leaders.

Didn't know Gurmehar when I tweeted: Randeep Hooda

09 Mar 2017

India
Didn't know Gurmehar when I tweeted: Randeep Hooda

Randeep Hooda clarified his tweet in response to Gurmehar Kaur wasn't intended to be sexist or misogynistic, and that he should have been "more careful".

It's your right to free speech, and others' too

06 Mar 2017

India
It's your right to free speech, and others' too

Free speech is possible only in a free environment, which India hasn't been able to provide.

Gurmehar Kaur trolled over fake video of drunk woman

04 Mar 2017

India
Gurmehar Kaur trolled over fake video of drunk woman

Delhi University student Gurmehar Kaur was once again trolled after a video was circulated on social media showing a young woman singing and dancing in a car.

Gurmehar Kaur deletes her Facebook account

03 Mar 2017

India
Gurmehar Kaur deletes her Facebook account

Gurmehar Kaur, a student of Delhi University who shot to fame last week for her retaliation against ABVP, has deleted her Facebook account.

Yogeshwar Dutt's bronze will not be upgraded to silver

26 Oct 2016

Sports
Yogeshwar Dutt's bronze will not be upgraded to silver

Yogeshwar Dutt's bronze medal at the 2012 London Olympics will not be converted to a silver medal, after the International Olympic Committee (IOC) cleared the investigation on Besik Kudukhov.

What made news this week?

05 Sep 2016

India
What made news this week?

Sports, politics, economics were the highlights this week.

Yogeshwar's bronze medal to be upgraded to silver?

30 Aug 2016

Sports
Yogeshwar's bronze medal to be upgraded to silver?

Indian wrestler Yogeshwar Dutt may be getting his 2012 London Olympics bronze medal upgraded to silver medal after the silver medallist tested positive for a banned substance.