Thursday, July 18, 2024

Tag: Wrestlers Protest

Bajrang returns Padma Shri, his attempt to meet PM thwarted by police

New Delhi: There seems to be no end to controversies in Indian wrestling as Olympic medallist grappler Bajrang Punia on Friday returned his Padma...

Brij Bhushan loyalist Sanjay Singh becomes new WFI President, Olympic medallist Sakshi quits wrestling

New Delhi: Brij Bhushan loyalist Sanjay Singh on Thursday became the new President of the Wrestling Federation of India (WFI) with his panel comfortably...

Charge sheet filed against WFI chief, Delhi Police seeks cancellation of POCSO case

New Delhi: Delhi Police on Thursday recommended dropping of POCSO charges against BJP MP and outgoing WFI chief Brij Bhushan Sharan Singh but charged...

Haridwar: Farmer leader Naresh Tikait takes medals from wrestlers, seeks 5-day time

Haridwar (Uttarakhand): Bharatiya Kisan Union (BKU) national president Naresh Tikait on Tuesday arrived in Haridwar, where wrestlers have gathered to immerse their medals in...

Protesting wrestlers say they will “immerse” their medals into Maa Ganga, sit on hunger strike at India Gate

New Delhi: The country's top wrestlers, who were detained by Delhi Police and removed from their Jantar Mantar protest site, on Tuesday said they...

Determined wrestlers to go ahead with “peaceful” march to new Parliament building

New Delhi: The protesting wrestlers said late on Saturday evening that there was a lot of "pressure" to call off the Mahila Mahapanchayat they...