Feb 10, 2020 08:05 PM IST
IOA chief Narinder Batra said that the team has not been cleared by the AKFI and the group "has got nothing to do with Indian sports".
- Jul 29, 2019 10:34 AM IST
The IOA have decided to boycott the CGF General Assembly in Rwanda, also withdrawing candidatures of two of its officials from the September elections there.
- Nov 14, 2018 04:00 PM IST
Indian Olympic Association has asked the sports ministry to immediately resolve the controversy surrounding Kosovan boxer Donjeta Sadiku's visa.
- Nov 13, 2018 06:24 PM IST
India is hosting Women's World Boxing Championship but fears loom as the lone boxer from Kosovo is still not guaranteed participation following visa issues
- Dec 29, 2016 04:10 PM IST
Hitting out at Indian Olympic Association president N Ramachandran for honouring scam-tainted duo Suresh Kalmadi and Abhay Chautala as life presidents at its AGM two days ago, Union Sports Minister Vijay Goel today said the IOA chief was equally responsible for taking up the item which was not on agenda of the meeting.
- Jun 13, 2016 08:56 PM IST
Yoga guru Baba Ramdev on June 13 said Prime Minister Narendra Modi is taking steps to take the country forward and has achieved "success" in ensuring "corruption-free" governance
- Feb 11, 2014 12:28 PM IST
The IOC lifted the 14-month old ban on India after the Indian Olympic Association (IOA) barred charge-framed officials from its fresh election held on Sunday in which World Squash Federation chief and younger brother of BCCI boss N Srinivasan, N Ramachandran, was elected as the president.
- Apr 03, 2013 04:59 PM IST
The continuing stand-off between the government and sports administrators over a controversial sports code today resulted in the postponement of a crucial joint meeting with the IOC, delaying India's re-entry into the Olympic movement.
- Jan 11, 2013 02:35 PM IST
Ashish Mishra of Forbes India get a list of 5 disciplines that badly need training schools.
- Dec 13, 2012 06:29 PM IST
Newly elected joint secretary of Indian Olympic Association SM Hashmi expressed confidence that the issue of IOA's suspension by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) will be solved soon as the government has already taken up the issue with the later.
- Dec 11, 2012 07:30 PM IST
Cleans Sports India (CSI) welcomed the International Olympic Committee's decision to disband the IOA, stating that the suspension has substantiated the country's sports fraternity's fight against the corrupt officials of the national sports body.
- Dec 05, 2012 06:38 PM IST
The International Olympic Committee, in its suspension letter to Indian Olympic Association, has made it clear the national sports body would remain suspended until it was in a position to satisfy all the conditions set out in the Olympic Charter and IOC's requirements.
- Dec 04, 2012 07:36 PM IST
The International Olympic Committee (IOC) banned the Indian Olympic Association on Tuesday over elections that could result in a tainted official taking over as the only candidate for secretary-general, a source close to the IOC told Reuters On Tuesday.
- Dec 01, 2012 11:36 AM IST
A tainted official was left as the only candidate in a controversial election for the post of secretary-general of the Indian Olympic Association (IOA) which is likely to earn the country an Olympic ban.
- Mar 04, 2012 06:20 PM IST
Indian Olympic Association (IOA) on Sunday urged Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee to treat sports as a priority area while formulating his Budget this year.
- Jan 27, 2012 02:32 PM IST
Despite the resignation of the Ethics panel chief, the London Olympic Committee stands firm, says Dow will remain a sponsor for the Olympic Games. The London Olympics Organisisng Committee said on Friday that Dow Chemicals will remain the sponsors of the 2012 London Olympics.
- Jan 22, 2012 09:23 PM IST
Kalmadi had sent a letter to acting IOA president Vijay Kumar Malhotra earlier this month asking him to continue discharging his duty as the acting president of the IOA and that he would not represent the body for some time.
- Jan 22, 2012 03:57 PM IST
The Indian Olympic Association (IOA) has suspended and served a show cause notice to former Commonwealth Games (CWG) OC Chairman Suresh Kalmadi.
- Aug 30, 2011 09:25 PM IST
The controversial Sports Bill, apparently aimed at reining in Sports Federations and possibly have a government grip over BCCI, failed to get Cabinet nod today with a number of Ministers heading sports bodies strongly said to be opposed to it.
- Jun 02, 2011 09:25 AM IST
New Delhi, June 1 (PTI) The Indian Olympic Association today criticised the Sports Ministry for loosing sight of 2012 London Olympics and concentrating more on bringing in the "draconian" National Sports Development Legislation to mar the autonomy of NSFs.
- Jan 27, 2011 03:46 PM IST
Organisers of a rebel Indian hockey league are considering legal action against the game's governing body after it ordered member countries to keep their players out of the competition or face Olympic exclusion.