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Babita Phogat

Freedom of speech, misunderstood

Though a few opinionated celebs claim their tweets are made in national interest, their words led for many to target a particular community

20 Apr 2020 10:32 AM

Babita Phogat lauds Telangana police: 'Thok diya, Theek kia'

All the four accused in the rape and murder of a woman veterinarian were killed in an encounter with Telangana police.

06 Dec 2019 1:17 PM

'People will give blessings to their daughter': Babita Phogat confident of win

Babita, who is contesting on Dadri assembly constituency, arrived at the counting centre in Charkhi Dadri on Thursday.

24 Oct 2019 9:31 AM

PM Modi uses Dangal & Xi to woo Haryana

The PM also addressed meetings in Charkhi Dadri and Kurukshetra’s Thanesar town on his second visit in two days to the state.

16 Oct 2019 2:01 AM

Haryana polls: BJP releases first list, features Babita Phogat, Yogeshwar Dutt

CM Manohar Lal Khattar the BJP will contest election from Karnal assembly seat.

30 Sep 2019 5:32 PM


Haryana: Phogat, Deepa may fight on BJP ticket

Commonwealth Games gold medallist Phogat and her father Mahavir Phogat had joined BJP in presence of Union minister Kiren Rijiju in August.

29 Sep 2019 5:27 AM

Babita Phogat congratulates sister Vinesh for qualifying for Tokyo Olympics

Vinesh secured a spot for 2020 Tokyo Olympics after an impressive 8-2 win against Sarah Hildebrandt in ongoing World Wrestling Championship.

18 Sep 2019 8:04 PM

Wrestler Babita Phogat, father join BJP

The Phogats heaped praise on Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s government and also hailed its decision on the abrogation of Article 370.

13 Aug 2019 5:50 AM

Wrestler Babita Phogat, Mahavir Phogat join BJP today

According to the Phogat family, Babita had resigned from inspector of Haryana police.

12 Aug 2019 10:37 AM

Haryana puts on hold diktat seeking athletes to share earnings with state

Haryana CM Manohar Lal Khattar has asked the sports department to put the notification on hold till further orders.

08 Jun 2018 5:44 PM


The unsung heroes

Bodybuilder Sudheer Kumar’s wins were ignored. It’s high time we recognise players from other sports in this cricket-obsessed nation.

01 Mar 2018 12:04 AM

Phogat sisters, Ravi Kishan to heat up MCD 'dangal' for BJP

The party is also in talks with cricketer Shikhar Dhawan to canvass for them in the Municipal Corporation of Delhi polls.

18 Mar 2017 10:13 AM

SDMC offers education department post to Phogat sisters

It is up to the sisters — Geeta Phogat and Babita Phogat — to decide who would accept the offer.

10 Mar 2017 3:41 AM

Phogat sisters Geeta and Babita to spread Swachh Bharat message

South Delhi Municipal Corporation signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the 2 sisters to take its sanitation campaign forward.

03 Mar 2017 1:57 PM

Gurmehar Kaur's comments insult Indian soldiers: Babita Phogat

"Her (Gurmehar Kaur) father's soul will only rest in peace if his daughter speaks in favour of the nation," Babita Phogat said.

28 Feb 2017 5:15 PM


Geeta Phogat has eyes on 2020 Tokyo Olympics

Geeta won the Commonwealth gold medal in 2010, while younger sister Babita emulated the feat in 2014.

23 Feb 2017 7:04 AM

Aamir Khan makes a boo boo on Karan Johar’s couch

Instead of taking Zoya Akhtar or Farhan Akhtar's name, the superstar named their mother as the ‘gen-next’ of the family.

20 Dec 2016 12:13 AM