VIJAY SINGH

  • Vijay Singh feels the heat as international golf tees off in Fiji August 13, 2014

    With three major championships to his name, Vijay Singh rarely feels the need to prove himself on a golf course these days but the former world number one admits to feeling the pressure this week ahead of the Fiji International. The Floridabased 51yearold, now in the twilight of his career, has...
  • Parisbased filmmaker Vijay Singh to make a film on Indian soldiers' love stories from World War I July 10, 2014

    New Delhi: Heartwarming stories, including romantic ones, about Indian soldiers who fought in the First World War as part of the British Army, culled from archives and personal testimonies, feature in a new documentary. The upcoming featurelength film 'Mademoiselle France Pleure' (Miss France is in tears) attempts to piece together the...
  • Indian soldiers' love stories during World War I in new film July 9, 2014

    New Delhi: Heartwarming stories, including romantic ones, about Indian soldiers who fought in the First World War as part of the British Army, culled from archives and personal testimonies, feature in a new documentary. The upcoming featurelength film "Mademoiselle France Pleure" (Miss France is in tears) attempts to piece together the...
  • Rival parties use money power to influence media, alleges Sharad Yadav April 30, 2014

    With his fate being decided by voters in Madhepura today, JD(U) President Sharad Yadav alleged that rival parties were using money power to influence the media. "Media me thaili ka khub khel hua hain (money power has been used to use media)," Yadav told reporters after casting his vote at the...
  • Bihar minister Renu Kushwaha sends resignation to Nitish as her husband joins BJP March 10, 2014

    The Nitish Kumar government on Monday evening received a setback when minister Renu Kushwaha sent her resignation to the Chief Minister. Though the Industries and Disaster Management Minister did not pick up the phone, her office staff confirmed that she had sent her resignation letter on "moral ground". Kushwaha's husband Vijay Singh...
  • Winner of Mallika Sherawat's show may end up tying the knot with actress November 10, 2013

    Shimla: After having emerged victorious in the TV show hosted by Mallika Sherawat, model Vijay Singh from Dharamsala may in fact end up tying the knot with the Bollywood actress. But any plans for marriage may not be finalised any time soon as the duo want to spend some time off...
  • Mallika and I are made for each other: Vijay Singh November 9, 2013

    Mumbai: Dharamsalabased model Vijay Singh couldn't believe his luck when he won Mallika Sherawat's hand on the quirky dating reality TV show 'The Bachelorette Mere Khayalon Ki Mallika'. He is confident they are made for each other and feels their small town connect will help them in their journey. He...
  • Vijay Singh wins Mallika Sherawat's heart on 'The Bachelorette India' November 9, 2013

    Mumbai: Bollywood actress Mallika Sherawat's search of a soulmate came to an end Friday with small town boy Vijay Singh emerging as the winner of 'The Bachelorette India Mere Khayalon Ki Mallika'. "From now on I will always be there for you, I will do whatever I can to keep...
  • AR Murugadoss to direct a Hindi film again June 29, 2013

    Mumbai: Southern filmmaker A. R. Murugadoss will wield the megaphone for a Hindi project to be produced by Fox Star Studios. The movie will release in 2014. In 2011, a threefilm deal of Tamil projects had been signed between the filmmaker and production and distribution giant, Fox Star Studios. Murugadoss, who made...
  • Woods leads strong field for next week's Memorial May 25, 2013

    Next week's Memorial tournament at Muirfield Village in Dublin, Ohio will feature one of the season's strongest fields with the world's top six players all taking part in the PGA Tour event hosted by Jack Nicklaus. Topranked Tiger Woods will be back to defend the title he claimed by two...
  • Vijay Singh sues PGA Tour over handling of doping case May 8, 2013

    Former world number one Vijay Singh sued the PGA Tour on Wednesday, a week after golf's premier tour dropped a doping a case against the threetimes major winner. Singh was initially found by the PGA Tour to have breached the sport's doping rules after using a spray, which contains a...
  • Vijay Singh withdraws from Wells Fargo, day after exonerated May 2, 2013

    Charlotte: Vijay Singh withdrew from the Wells Fargo Championship because of a sore back Wednesday, one day after the PGA Tour said it would not punish the Fijian for his admission that he used deer antler spray. The tour said on Tuesday the World AntiDoping Agency informed it that the...
  • Vijay Singh cleared of doping after deer antler spray admission May 1, 2013

    Vijay Singh has been cleared of doping by the PGA Tour despite admitting that he used a spray containing elements of a banned substance. Although he never failed a drugs test, Singh was deemed to have breached golf's rules on doping when he said earlier this year he had used...
  • 'Flying Sikh' Milkha Singh booked for golf club brawl February 19, 2013

    Chandigarh: Legendary athlete, 'Flying Sikh' Milkha Singh on Monday found himself in the middle of an unsavoury controversy after he was named in a FIR registered by the Chandigarh police following a brawl among highprofile members of the upscale Chandigarh Golf Club here. The brawl took place on Saturday afternoon at...
  • Milkha Singh, Cong MLA, exArmy officer booked for brawl February 18, 2013

    Chandigarh: Legendary athlete Milkha Singh, a Punjab Congress MLA and a former Army officer have been booked by the police here in connection with a brawl between two groups at the Chandigarh Golf Club. Milkha, MLA Randeep Nabha, and retired Lt Col Vijay Singh Sandhu were booked in cross cases...
  • O'Meara wants ban on Vijay Singh for using banned substance January 31, 2013

    Twice major winner Mark O'Meara believes former world number one Vijay Singh should be suspended by the PGA Tour after the Fijian admitted to using a spray to treat an injury which contains a banned substance. The threetimes major winner said he was unaware the deerantler spray, which he has been...
  • Golfer Vijay Singh admits using controversial spray January 31, 2013

    Los Angeles: Former world number one Vijay Singh has admitted using deer antler spray, but says he was unaware the extract contained an insulinlike growth factor that is banned by the PGA Tour. Fijian Singh, a threetimes major winner, has been using the spray, which is believed to speed up...
  • Woods plays down rivalry with good friend McIlroy January 15, 2013

    Abu Dhabi: This week's Abu Dhabi Championship is billed as a desert duel between Rory McIlroy and Tiger Woods but the American says theirs is a new rivalry and cannot yet compare to past oncourse battles he has had. Fourteentimes major winner Woods believes it will take time to develop...
  • Mickelson, Singh share BMW Championship lead September 9, 2012

    Carmel, Indiana: Phil Mickelson made 10 birdies in his round of 8under 64 to share the lead Saturday at the BMW Championship when Vijay Singh threeputted his final hole. Mickelson and Singh, both in the World Golf Hall of Fame, still have to fight off perhaps the strongest leaderboard in golf...
  • Vijay Singh leads BMW C'ship after Round 2 September 8, 2012

    Carmel, Indiana: Vijay Singh keeps giving himself chances to end four years without a PGA Tour victory. He made four birdies around the turn Friday for a 6under 66 in the BMW Championship, putting his name atop the leaderboard for the second time in his last four tournaments. It won't get...
  • Vijay Singh leads at Greenbrier Classic July 6, 2012

    Los Angeles: Vijay Singh charged into a oneshot lead with a blistering finish to Thursday's opening round of the Greenbrier Classic at White Sulphur Springs in West Virginia as Tiger Woods made an erratic start. Fijian Singh, seeking his first PGA Tour victory since the 2008 Deutsche Bank Championship outside Boston,...
  • Fashion cat fight ends, FDCI and FFI join hands June 28, 2009

    New Delhi: Delhi's warring fashion camps, Fashion Design Council of India (FDCI) and Fashion Foundation of India (FFI), have finally struck a truce and agreed upon just one fashion week per season as against two. And from now government backed Fashion Design Promotion Council (FDPC) headed by Vijay Singh will...
  • Tiger's been incredible for so many years: Vijay February 27, 2008

    New Delhi: One of the big contenders of the Johnnie Walker Classic is Vijay Singh, who joined CNNIBN's Himanshu Singhal for a chat. Himanshu Singhal: Your second time in India. How does it feel? Vijay Singh: It feels good. Coming over here is always exciting. You always think of coming to new...
  • Wood's nemesis Singh vouches for 'Zen stuff' December 15, 2007

    California: The power of Zen and the ability to stay cool under pressure have always been vital ingredients for Vijay Singh on the golf course. Although best known for his workaholic approach, Singh believes his knowledge of Eastern philosophy played a significant role in his rise to the pinnacle of...