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By Shalini Gupta, Chandigarh
UPDATED ON AUG 28, 2021 01:57 AM IST
Jeev Milkha Singh said the tournament will provide a chance to golfers to showcase their talent and will help carry on his father’s legacy
PUBLISHED ON AUG 27, 2021 11:53 PM IST
Milkha wins 400 metres in new Asian timing Jakarta- As expected, the "Flying Sikh" Milkha Singh won the 400 metres without much opposition to give India the second gold medal in athletics in the fourth Asian Games here today. The silver medal in the event was also gained by India through Makhan Singh.
PUBLISHED ON AUG 11, 2021 09:00 AM IST
- Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra has revealed in his autobiography that Sonam Kapoor 'benevolently' agreed to do Bhaag Milkha Singh for just ₹11.
PUBLISHED ON AUG 08, 2021 10:25 PM IST
PUBLISHED ON AUG 08, 2021 10:47 AM IST
By Shalini Gupta, Chandigarh
PUBLISHED ON AUG 08, 2021 01:29 AM IST
Neeraj Chopra, who became first ever Indian to bag a medal in the track and field event in Olympics when he clinched the gold in javelin throw at Tokyo Olympics on Saturday, dedicated the win to late legendary Milkha Singh
PUBLISHED ON AUG 07, 2021 10:02 PM IST
"Milkha Singh wanted to hear the national anthem in a stadium. He is no longer with us but his dream has been fulfilled," Neeraj Chopra said dedicating the achievement to the iconic sprinter, who had finished fourth in the 1960 Rome Olympics.
By hindustantimes.com, New Delhi
UPDATED ON AUG 07, 2021 12:39 PM IST
Aditi narrowly missed out on an Olympic medal as she finished a brilliant 4th in the women’s individual stroke play on Saturday.
By Munieshwer A Sagar, Chandigarh
PUBLISHED ON JUL 27, 2021 02:27 AM IST
Milkha died of post Covid complications on June 19 at the Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER), Chandigarh.
UPDATED ON JUL 17, 2021 04:26 PM IST
As you cheer for India at the Tokyo Games, spare a thought for every athlete’s journey to the Olympics. They deserve our support not just once in four years but at every stage of the struggle
PUBLISHED ON JUN 27, 2021 01:12 PM IST
By hindustantimes.com | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON JUN 27, 2021 11:35 AM IST
Mann Ki Baat: PM Modi also paid tributes to legendary sprinter Milkha Singh and requested people of the country to support the athletes who are going to Tokyo Olympics.
PTI | , Chandigarh
UPDATED ON JUN 21, 2021 11:18 AM IST
Milkha, one of independent India's biggest sporting icons, died here on Friday after battling the infection for a month.
PUBLISHED ON JUN 20, 2021 08:29 PM IST
Amitabh Bachchan took to his Twitter handle to share the contemplative page from Milka Singh's autobiography,The Race of My Life, in which he delineated deep thoughts about life.
PUBLISHED ON JUN 20, 2021 08:00 PM IST
"Tumhe rukna nahi hai (you cannot stop)", these words from legendary Millkha Singh still inspires Indian football goalkeeper Gurpreet Singh Sandhu who says the advice from the 'Flying Sikh' helped him fight challenges during his European stint.
By HT Editorial
PUBLISHED ON JUN 20, 2021 07:43 PM IST
His family was killed during Partition, and Singh, who escaped to India, stumbled on running as a sport during his military training days. Now, he has flown away, leaving a nation in debt and grief.
UPDATED ON JUN 20, 2021 02:20 AM IST
A police contingent accorded the legendary track and field athlete the guard of honour. The contingent reversed arms and sounded the last post in the honour of the sprinter
By HT Correspondent, Chandigarh
UPDATED ON JUN 20, 2021 02:03 AM IST
Haryana chief minister (CM) Manohar Lal Khattar has condoled the demise of the great sprinter, Milkha Singh
By Rajanbir Singh, Chandigarh
PUBLISHED ON JUN 20, 2021 01:39 AM IST
Legendary athlete Milkha Singh and his wife were always ready to extend a helping hand to their neighbours, recall residents of Chandigarh’s Sector 8
By Otis Davis
UPDATED ON JUN 20, 2021 04:27 AM IST
- Milkha was a great runner, a very fast runner. He was in the finals, and I’m telling you, I was very concerned about him.
PUBLISHED ON JUN 19, 2021 09:41 PM IST
Punjab has announced a state funeral for the Padma Shri awardee, and a state holiday as a mark of respect to the Olympian.
By Sharda Ugra
UPDATED ON JUN 19, 2021 09:57 PM IST
Milkha was India’s first Olympic track finalist, followed by only two men and one woman over the next six decades in individual events.
PUBLISHED ON JUN 19, 2021 09:23 PM IST
PUBLISHED ON JUN 19, 2021 07:36 PM IST
Milkha, who was 91, was bid a tearful adieu in the presence of his family members and several dignitaries, including sports minister Kiren Rijiju. 'The Flying Sikh', as he was fondly called, died on Friday night due to COVID-19 related complications.
By Dhiman Sarkar, Kolkata
UPDATED ON JUN 19, 2021 07:40 PM IST
Going to the Rome Olympics, Milkha Singh was the reigning Asian and Commonwealth Games 400m champion. The Indian legend finished fourth in the final
UPDATED ON JUN 19, 2021 07:41 PM IST
GS Randhawa - The Olympian, who finished fifth in 110m in Tokyo four years later, remembers the 1960 400m final where Milkha finished fourth
UPDATED ON JUN 19, 2021 07:43 PM IST
Athletics Federation of Pakistan president Muhammad Akram Sahi says bio-pic rekindled memories of that 1960 race in Lahore
By N Ananthanarayanan, New Delhi
UPDATED ON JUN 19, 2021 07:44 PM IST
Milkha Singh’s rise to athletic stardom is a story littered with great obstacles being overcome; it began with a horrifying tragedy
PUBLISHED ON JUN 19, 2021 06:02 PM IST
Singh broke Milkha's 400m national record in 1998, 38 years after the Milkha set it in the Rome Olympics for a fourth place finish.