Major Dhyan Chand(Search results - 7)
Beyond NewsAug 6, 2021, 1:12 PM IST
Khel Ratna Award renamed as Major Dhyan Chand Khel Ratna Award
Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced on Twitter that the exceptional performance of the men's and women's hockey teams had captured the imagination of the entire nation.
IndiaAug 29, 2020, 6:17 PM IST
From PM Modi’s tribute to Dhyan Chand to Suresh Raina’s return, watch MyNation in 100 seconds
PM Narendra Modi paid tribute to Major Dhyan Chand on National Sports Day. Chennai Super Kings CEO KS Viswanathan has issued a statement on Suresh Raina's return to India. Watch MyNation in 100 seconds for today’s (August 1) news stories
SportsAug 29, 2020, 12:56 PM IST
National Sports Day: PM Narendra Modi pays tribute to Major Dhyan Chand
There is a reason why August 29 is celebrated as National Sports Day in India. It is the birthday of Major Dhyan Chand, one of the greatest field hockey players of all time.
Other SportsAug 30, 2019, 1:09 PM IST
ISSF World Cup: Abhishek Verma wins gold in Rio de Janeiro; dedicates medal to Major Dhyan Chand
Abhishek Verma, a part-time lawyer, shot 244.2 in the eight-man final on Thursday, while the 17-year-old Chaudhary's 221.9 was good enough to get him the bronze after five gold medals this year
IndiaAug 29, 2019, 7:08 PM IST
National Sports Day 2019: Andhra Pradesh government holds cycle rally in Vijayawada
On National Sports Day, a cycle rally was organised in Andhra Pradesh to give awareness to people to be physically fit. The National Sports Day in India is celebrated on August 29, on the birth anniversary of hockey legend Major Dhyan Chand
SportsAug 29, 2019, 8:40 AM IST
National Sports Day 2019: All you need to know about this special day; PM Modi to launch ‘Fit India Movement’
Today (August 29) is National Sports Day. To commemorate the legendary Indian hockey player Major Dhyan Chand’s birth anniversary, it was decided in 2012 to celebrate it as National Sports Day.
IndiaNov 8, 2018, 10:35 AM IST
A day after Diwali, Delhi-NCR covered in thick smog, PM 2.5 level touches 999
The morning after Diwali, Anand Vihar recorded the air quality index at an alarming 999. The AQI around Major Dhyan Chand National Stadium touched 999, all under the "hazardous" category