Sachin Tendulkar Bharat Ratna News
Deepika Padukone, Ranveer Singh, Sonakshi Sinha congratulate Sachin Tendulkar for Bharat Ratna!
The 40-year-old cricketer retired from international cricket on November 16 last year
Sachin Tendulkar, who will be conferred the Bharat Ratna by President Pranab Mukherjee at Rashtrapati Bhavan on February 4 has Bollywood celebrities like Deepika Padukone, Ranveer Singh and Sonakshi Sinha rooting for him. Click here to read more
Sachin Tendulkar retired too early, thinks Lata Mangeshkar
The Nightingale of India feels that the iconic cricketer should have played more
Cricket legend Sachin Tendulkar played his 200th and last test match yesterday and with that he bid adieu to international cricket. But looks like Tendulkar’s decision to retire at 40 has rankled the Nightingale of India – Lata Mangeshkar. “I still say, Sachin had a few years of very good cricket within him. And I am sure everyone agrees with me. The crowds at the Wankhede Stadium were cheering for Sachin as though they wanted him to go on playing. When after his farewell match, someone asked me how long Sachin could have gone on playing, I said he should’ve played for another year. But now I feel he could have played for two more years at least,” said Lata in an interview.Click here to read more
Amitabh Bachchan, Lata Mangeshkar, Madhuri Dixit rejoice over Sachin Tendulkar’s Bharat Ratna award
Celebs from B-town took on to social networking sites to express their happiness
Hours after Sachin Tendulkar retired from his 24 years of cricketing career, the Indian government has conferred him with the Bharat Ratna – the country’s highest civilian award. With this the iconic cricketer became the first sportsperson and the youngest ever Indian to be awarded the country’s highest civilian honour. Click here to read more
Deepika Padukone wants her dad to get Bharat Ratna! Huh?
The debate on who should be honoured with the top civilian honour has been on for some time now, with Amitabh Bachchan and Sachin Tendulkar among the top contenders. But our Desi Boyz‘ girl has her own unofficial nomination, much to our surprise and it is daddy-dear Prakash Padukone!
Stars have been known to make several leading statements while promoting their films – in fact, to get more publicity for their films. So it usually doesn’t surprise us when they talk about going on special diets for a role or pranks they played on co-stars, or even how good the hero/heroine/director/pet dog is in the film. However, what did raise our eyebrows recently was hearing Deepika Padukone speaking about the Bharat Ratna while promoting Desi Boyz. Click here to read more