Manjeet Singh

  • CWG 2014: Indian cyclists continue to disappoint in Glasgow 3 days ago

    Glasgow: Indian cyclists' dismal show continued at the Commonwealth Games as they failed to qualify for the finals of both Men's 4000m Individual pursuit and Women's 3000m Individual pursuit events on second day of the track cycling competition on Friday. In the men's 4000m individual pursuit, three Indians -- Manjeet Singh,...
  • 'Mumbai Cha Raja' review: It's not assertive but definitely in search of a solution February 18, 2014

    Cast: Rahul Bairagi, Salman Khan, Arbaaz Khan, Tejas Parvatkar, Dhanshree Jain Director: Manjeet Singh What 'Salaam Bombay' and many other films tried to communicate about the lives of slum dwellers in late 1980s is almost true in 2013 as well. It's not an attempt to establish a connection between Mira Nair and...
  • Silver finish for boxer Manjeet Singh at China Open June 23, 2013

    Guiyang, China: The Indian challenge at the third China Open boxing tournament in Guiyang came to an end with super heavyweight boxer Manjeet Singh losing out in the title round on Friday. The 21-year-old, making his international debut, did well to go all the way to the final, in the end...
  • Boxer Manjeet Singh in China Open final June 21, 2013

    Guiyang: Super heavyweight boxer Manjeet Singh continued his winning streak at the third China Open Boxing Tournament here to enter the final in his weight-category. The 2012 senior nationals bronze medallist powered through to the final round Thursday with another scintillating performance in the semi-finals of the plus-91 kg event. Manjeet,...
  • Four Indian boxers assured of a bronze each in China Open June 20, 2013

    New Delhi: Four Indians assured themselves of a bronze medal each after reaching semi-finals in their respective categories in the 3rd China Open boxing tournament at Guiyang on Thursday. Sunil Kumar (52kg), Ajay Kumar (56kg), Jaideep (75kg) and Manjeet Singh (+91kg) made it to the last four of the tournament played...
  • Manjeet Singh's 'Chenu' selected for Cannes' L'Atelier March 6, 2013

    Mumbai: Director Manjeet Singh's 'Chenu' is the only Indian project to be selected by the Cannes Film Festival's co-production market L'Atelier. It is Singh's second film after his his internationally acclaimed debut 'Mumbai Cha Raja' which had its world premiere at Toronto International Film Festival. 'Chenu' is among the 15 projects...
  • Sandeep-Manjeet duo finishes 19th in sculls August 4, 2012

    London: India's campaign in the rowing event of the London Olympics came to a dismal end with the duo of Sandeep Kumar and Manjeet Singh finishing second last in the Men's Double sculls event at the Eton Dorney Rowing centre here on Saturday. They avoided getting the wooden spoon by defeating...
  • Rower Swaran is India's biggest bet at London 2012 July 26, 2012

    India has high hopes of its star rower Swaran Singh Virk at the upcoming Olympics. ...
  • Eyewitness describes the Israel embassy car blast February 14, 2012

    Manjeet Singh, who received mild injuries in the blast, was behind the Innova car but on a different lane. ...
  • Indian rowers not hopeful of medals at Olympics July 30, 2008

    Hyderabad: The bugle has been sounded for the Beijing Olympics. It is less than a month to go for the quadrennial event and the Indian contingent is in its final stages of preparation. The Indian rowing team has already left for Shanghai for three weeks of training before heading for Beijing. Bajrang...
  • Justice at last for men who fought police corruption March 4, 2008

    New Delhi: Manjeet Singh Chugh is not just the friendly neighbourhood grocer at South Extension area of New Delhi. The 33-year-old is a local David who fought against the goliath of police corruption and won. Five years ago Manjeet took a stand against local police men who regularly demanded bribes. He...