Monday, 8 August, 2022
TopicSushil Kumar

Topic: Sushil Kumar

Delhi Police suspend arms licenses of Sushil Kumar, Navneet Kalra amid investigation

Police have moved to cancel the licenses of the Olympic wrestler and Delhi businessman and added that both were served notices to explain why their licenses should not be cancelled.

Delhi HC declines to entertain petition to restrain ‘media trial’ of wrestler Sushil Kumar

The Delhi High Court said a PIL cannot be filed for an individual who is a 'vigilant person'. Kumar was arrested on 23 May in connection with the death of a 23-year old wrestler.

HC agrees to hear plea to restrain media from ‘sensationalising’ trial of Sushil Kumar

A law student moved the plea, alleging that Kumar's career and reputation have been damaged by media reporting of his arrest in connection with the death of wrestler Sagar Dhankar.

Police take arrested wrestler Sushil Kumar to Chhatrasal Stadium to recreate crime scene

A wrestler had died and two of his friends were injured after they were allegedly assaulted by Kumar and others inside the Chhatrasal Stadium on the intervening night of 4-5 May.

Gangster aides, loyal fans — How Olympic wrestler Sushil Kumar has managed to evade arrest

According to the Delhi Police, the two-time Olympic medallist, wanted in a murder case, spent the first two days of being on the run at an ashram in Haridwar.

Court refuses anticipatory bail to Olympic medalist Sushil Kumar in Chhatrasal brawl case

Kumar, who has been accused of murder, abduction and criminal conspiracy, had moved the Rohini court on 17 May seeking bail, asserting that the investigation against him was biased.

Delhi Police announces 1 lakh reward for information on Sushil Kumar in Chhatrasal brawl

A reward of Rs 50,000 has also been announced for the arrest of his associate Ajay Kumar, who has been absconding in the case, police said.

Lookout notice issued against Olympic medalist Sushil Kumar over clash at Chhatrasal stadium

Kumar, who has been named in the FIR, is currently absconding. The clash that took place over vacating a flat in Delhi's Model Town Tuesday had resulted in the death of a wrestler.

‘Called him badmash’: Why Olympic medalist Sushil Kumar ‘planned attack’ on wrestler Sagar

Junior wrestling champion Sagar was killed in an attack Tuesday, which Delhi Police says was premeditated by Olympic medallist Sushil Kumar, who is absconding.

No jeans, no cargo pants, Tripura govt tells its bureaucrats

In a govt memorandum, bureaucrats in Tripura have been asked to avoid casual attire on official duty. 

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A Kia Sonet in India, 2020 | Wikimedia Commons

Pandemic, Toyota, Honda, Volkswagen, naysayers —Kia Motors entered India and beat all

Kia Motors claims to have sold over 5 lakh cars in India in just under 3 years. With new EV6 lined up, will the future be as electric for the Korean company?
Wheat being harvested at a village near Amritsar in Punjab | Representational image | ANI

Willing to ‘feed the world’ by summer, India may have to import wheat come winter

With wheat prices soaring, the government may have to slash import duty and impose stock limits, say traders and analysts.


The Flying Dolphin — how a former Indian Navy submariner qualified as a commercial pilot 

Vivek Chaudhary retired from the Indian Navy in 2017 after serving on the  Short-Service Commission. After that, his dreams took flight. 

In Kashmir 3 years on, 3 positive changes, 3 things that should’ve happened & 3 that got worse

Kashmir as a crisis has fallen off our headlines and from the top of our collective minds. Which is precisely the most important change for the better.