Manoj Kumar

  • Sidelining of BJP leaders a conspiracy against Brahmins: Samajwadi Party 24-03-2014 04:57 PM

    Samajwadi Party on Monday termed "sidelining" of senior BJP leaders a "conspiracy" by Narendra Modi and Rajnath Singh against the Brahmin community and said the party was no more in the battle for Lok Sabha elections in Uttar Pradesh due to internal bickering. "The way in which senior leaders like...
  • Arvind Kejriwal is like a new shirt, he is yet to go through the wash: Manoj Kumar 22-01-2014 12:40 PM

    New Delhi: Veteran actor Manoj Kumar, who played powerful roles as the quintessential common man, says the Aam Aadmi government has to fulfill its promises as the youth have a lot of expectation from them. The 76-year-old actor says he is happy to see an awakening in people, especially the...
  • Officials trade punches as boxers slide in 2013 25-12-2013 11:55 AM

    New Delhi: The continuing administrative logjam worsened into a full-fledged factional tug-of-war while Indian boxing's poster boy, Vijender Singh, found himself at the center of a devastating drug scandal in what was a thoroughly tumultuous year for the country's pugilists. Suspended internationally last year, the Indian Boxing Federation remained a...
  • JPCC wants early implementation of NFSA 21-11-2013 07:16 PM

    Jharkhand Pradesh Congress Committee (JPCC) on Thursday expressed confidence that the initiative being undertaken in regard with implementation of the National Food Security Act will get a boost following the formation of a Co-ordination committee of the JMM-headed coalition government in Jharkhand. The state governments co-ordination committee is likely to...
  • 20 persons injured in two incidents in separate parts of the state 17-11-2013 06:13 PM

    Altogether 20 persons were injured on Sunday in separate road accidents in Bihar's Purnia and Banka districts on Sunday, police said. Fifteen passengers sustained injuries, four of them seriously, when a bus overturned on NH-57 near Garbanaully Bazaar in Purnia district, Sub-Divisional Police Officer Manoj Kumar said. The mishap took...
  • No medal for India at World Boxing Championships this time 23-10-2013 09:18 PM

    Almaty: Indian boxers will return empty-handed from the World Championships for the first time in four years after none of the five quarter-finalists managed to make the semi-final of the biennial mega-event, here Wednesday. After the afternoon losses of fourth seed Shiva Thapa (56kg) and sixth seed Manoj Kumar, Vikash...
  • Man jumps on tracks, run over by Metro train 22-10-2013 05:37 PM

    A 36-year-old man was run over by a Metro train just after he jumped on to the track to commit suicide in New Delhi on Tuesday morning, police said. Manoj Kumar of Prem Nagar area died after being run over by the train at the Chandni Chowk Metro station around...
  • Manoj, Manpreet in World Boxing Championship pre-quarters 18-10-2013 09:55 PM

    Almaty (Kazakhstan): Indian boxers continued to pack a mighty punch at the World Championships as Manoj Kumar (64kg) and Manpreet Singh (91kg) entered the pre-quarterfinals with contrasting wins in their respective second-round bouts here today. While Asian Games silver-medallist Manpreet clinched a comprehensive victory over Seychelles' Keddy Agnes, sixth seed...
  • Manoj Kumar gets lifetime achievement award 30-09-2013 01:07 PM

    Mumbai: Veteran actor Manoj Kumar received lifetime achievement award at the finale of the fourth edition of Jagran Film Festival, recently held here. Other awards included best actress bagged by Sridevi while the best actor award was shared by Ranbir Kapoor for his film 'Barfi!' and Farhan Akhtar for 'Bhaag...
  • Devendro rises to 2nd, Manoj 6th in AIBA rankings 10-08-2013 04:33 PM

    New Delhi: Commonwealth Games gold-medallist Manoj Kumar was the biggest mover as he broke into the top-10 at sixth but rising star L Devendro Singh was the best-placed Indian at second in the latest International Boxing Association (AIBA) rankings here. The 20-year-old Devendro (49kg), who won a silver medal at...
  • Manoj Kumar discharged from hospital 29-07-2013 03:05 PM

    Mumbai: Veteran actor Manoj Kumar, who underwent a successful gall bladder surgery here, was Monday discharged from the Kokilaben Dhirubhai Ambani Hospital, said a hospital official. "He was discharged today," Ram Narain, executive director, Kokilaben Dhirubhai Ambani Hospital here, told IANS. The 76-year-old actor complained of pain and was admitted...
  • Manoj Kumar's surgery successful, recovers in hospital 24-07-2013 04:09 PM

    Mumbai: Veteran actor Manoj Kumar underwent successful gall bladder surgery Wednesday morning, which also happened to be his birthday, at the Kokilaben Dhirubhai Ambani Hospital, a doctor said. "The surgery went for an hour and it went off well. He is back in the room," Ram Narain, executive director at...
  • Manoj Kumar to undergo a gall bladder surgery 24-07-2013 10:31 AM

    Mumbai: Veteran Bollywood actor Manoj Kumar will undergo a surgery tomorrow at a suburban hospital here. The 75-year-old actor, who was admitted to Kokilaben Hospital in suburban Andheri two days ago, will undergo gall bladder surgery coinciding with his birthday. "He is undergoing gall bladder surgery at 8 am," hospital...
  • Mumbai: Actor Manoj Kumar admitted to hospital 22-07-2013 09:50 AM

    Mumbai: Veteran actor Manoj Kumar has been admitted to a suburban hospital following a pain in his gall bladder, sources said. The veteran actor has been under treatment at the Kokilaben Hospital in suburban Andheri for the past two days, sources said. The actor is doing fine and will be...
  • Manoj Kumar in Asian boxing championships quarters 04-07-2013 06:04 PM

    New Delhi: Commonwealth Games gold-medallist Manoj Kumar continued his fine form to enter the quarterfinals along with two others as Indian boxers rounded off an all-win day at the Asian Championships in Amman, Jordan. The light welterweight (64kg) boxer was joined by Mandeep Jangra (69kg) and Sukhdeep Singh (75kg) in...
  • India off to winning start at Asian Boxing Championships 02-07-2013 06:26 PM

    New Delhi: Commonwealth Games gold-medallist Manoj Kumar (64kg) gave India a perfect start at the Asian Boxing Championships in Amman, Jordan by thrashing local favourite Ibrahim Saleh in the opening round. The 26-year-old Indian, a silver medallist at the recent Limassol Boxing Cup in Cyprus, Lac Mohamed Dilshan of Sri...
  • Manoj, Devendro in India boxing squad for Asian C'ships 27-06-2013 06:08 PM

    New Delhi: Commonwealth Games gold-medallist Manoj Kumar (64kg) would lead the charge when a 10-member Indian boxing team travels to Amman, Jordan on Friday to compete in the Asian Championships from June 30 to July 9. Manoj will be seen in action in the 64kg division. The other recognisable faces...
  • Indian boxers win European title, create history 20-05-2013 06:56 PM

    Limassol: Indian boxers scaled new frontiers as they powered through to claim the top rank and bag the 2013 Invitational FXTM International Limassol Boxing Cup. The Indian pugilists displayed grit and talent throughout the tournament and a stunning performance particularity in the finals Sunday with a total tally of 10...
  • HP: Teacher gets 8 years jail for raping minor girl 04-05-2013 03:57 AM

    Hamirpur: A local court on Friday sentenced a school teacher to eight years imprisonment and imposed a fine of Rs 20,000 in a rape case committed in March 2012. A class VIII student of the Government School, Kiyarabagh in Hamirpur district had lodged a complaint in Badsar police on June...
  • Delhi minor rape: Accused sent to judicial custody 01-05-2013 05:34 PM

    New Delhi: The main accused in the gangrape of a five-year-old girl in east Delhi, Manoj Sah, has been sent to judicial custody till May 9 by a city court after being grilled by the police for five days. Additional Sessions Judge Sanjay Garg remanded Manoj, 22, in judicial custody...
  • Delhi minor rape: I have committed a big mistake, says accused 22-04-2013 10:46 PM

    Lakhisarai (Bihar): "I have committed a big mistake." This was how Pradeep Kumar, the second person arrested in connection with the rape of a five-year-old girl, responded when asked how he felt about the crime. Pradeep, a 19-year-old "illiterate" who works as a mason in Delhi, was arrested from his...
  • Live: 'Police's response was slow in Delhi rape case' 22-04-2013 11:22 AM

    New Delhi: 8.03 PM: Delhi Police Commissioner admits police response in the rape case "was not as swift as desired". 5.43 PM: Second accused in Delhi minor rape case, Pradeep, to reach the national capital by Monday evening. 5.03 PM: Aam Aadmi Party's national convenor Arvind Kejriwal demands resignation of...
  • Delhi rape: Second accused arrested from Bihar 22-04-2013 07:25 AM

    New Delhi: The second accused in the Delhi rape case was arrested from the Lakhisarai area Bihar late on Sunday night. During his interrogation, prime accused Manoj Kumar had said that he had an accomplice during the crime. Pradeep was apprehended from Barahiya village, Bihar Director General of Police Abhayanand...
  • Delhi minor rape: Metro shuts Race Course station 21-04-2013 09:54 PM

    New Delhi: Delhi Metro closed down its Race Course station near Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's residence for public Sunday evening anticipating protests against the rape of a five-year-old girl. The station was closed at 6:45 pm, hours after a group of Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) activists tried to stage protest...
  • Delhi minor rape: Public fury spills on to streets 21-04-2013 09:36 PM

    New Delhi: Protests over the rape of a 5-year-old minor girl continued for a second day in the national capital even as the accused in the case was produced in a court and remanded to judicial custody till May 14. Protesters marched to India Gate, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's official...
  • Delhi rape: Accused remanded to custody for identification parade 21-04-2013 08:01 PM

    New Delhi: The 22-year-old man who allegedly raped a five-year-old girl here was on Sunday sent to judicial custody till May four to facilitate test identification parade after he was produced in a city court by the Delhi Police a day before expiry of his transit remand. Earlier in the...
  • Live: Delhi minor rape accused sent to judicial custody till May 4 21-04-2013 07:32 PM

    New Delhi: 7:57 pm: Aam Aadmi Party workers gather at 7, Race Course Road, which is Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's official residence. They deflate tyres of Delhi Police buses even as police presence is increased at 7 RCR. 6:16 pm: The accused in the Delhi minor rape case Manoj Kumar...
  • Delhi rape: Accused to be produced in court on Monday 21-04-2013 12:52 PM

    New Delhi: The 22-year-old man, arrested for allegedly raping a five-year old girl, will not be produced before court on Sunday as police have time till Monday to do so. "The accused Manoj Kumar of Gandhi Nagar rape case will not be produced in the court today," Delhi Police spokesperson...
  • Delhi rape: Police probing if second person is involved 21-04-2013 11:59 AM

    New Delhi: The Delhi Police is investigating whether a second person was involved in the rape of a five-year-old girl, who is undergoing treatment in AIIMS. However, Delhi Police spokesperson Rajan Bhagat issued a statement denying "rumours" of arresting a second accused or looking for him. A senior police official...
  • Delhi minor rape: Women's safety a matter of concern, says PM 21-04-2013 10:56 AM

    New Delhi: Condemning the rape of a 5-year-old girl in Delhi, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh said safety, security and status of women in the country is a matter of concern. While addressing the Civil Services Day function in the national capital, Manmohan said the gruesome assault on a little child...