K P's Gill

  • Guest Column: Three wrongs make a right May 9, 2008

    (The author, Professor J S Rajput, is the former Chairman of the National Council for Teacher Education (NCTE). He was also the Director of the National council for Educational Research and Training (NCERT) during 1999-04. He has been very close to the BJP think tank.) These are the times of IPL...
  • Exclusive Interview: K P S Gill on rot in Indian hockey April 26, 2008

    K P S Gill, former inspector general of Punjab Police and president of the Indian Hockey Federation (IHF), has ruled Indian hockey with an iron fist for over a decade. Shocking defeats, allegations of bribery against a senior IHF official and a sporting fraternity ganged up against him: most men...
  • 'Team literally picked by Gill's security officer' March 10, 2008

    New Delhi: That the Indian hockey team failed to qualify for the Olympics for the first time in 80 years has now spawned the usual blame-game between players and selectors alike. While coach Joaquim Carvalho said that the Hockey Federation needed to sort out some issues, he acknowledged his team’s failures. "We...