Oct 10, 2021 08:40 AM IST
After it was rebuilt to make it the world's largest cricket stadium, the Motera facility was renamed as 'Narendra Modi Stadium' by the Gujarat Cricket Association in February 2021.
- Jul 24, 2021 04:41 PM IST
The coaches of gold medal winners will get Rs 12.5 lakh while those of bronze medallists will be given Rs 7.5 lakh by the IOA.
- Jun 19, 2021 03:16 PM IST
Stricter regulations have been put in place for all travellers -- including athletes, coaches and support staff -- who have resided in 11 countries, including India, where different variants of COVID-19 have been identified, within 14 days of their arrival in Tokyo.
- May 14, 2021 07:55 PM IST
Indian Olympic Association (IOA) President Narinder Batra has made it clear that all protocols will be met and there will be no restriction to the entry of Indian athletes in the country for the Games.
- Aug 24, 2019 05:02 PM IST
IOA president Narinder Batra met Kiren Rijiju on August 23 along with Boxing Federation of India chief Ajay Singh.
- Aug 17, 2019 05:43 PM IST
The workshop will be held on November 8 when Facebook Director of Global Live Sports Partnership and Programming Peter Hutton visits India.
- Jun 08, 2019 02:09 PM IST
Imposing the suspension, the IOC said the denial of visas was against the principles of the Olympic Charter.
- Dec 28, 2016 04:36 PM IST
"He has taken the decision to step aside. He had no idea that the IOA was going to do this yesterday and has declined any post till his name is clear," Kalmadi's lawyer Hitesh Jain told a TV channel.
- May 15, 2013 10:21 PM IST
India has assured the International Olympic Committee (IOC) of the Olympic movement's autonomy in the country in a first step towards mending relations after the nation was banned from the Olympics over government interference.
- Dec 16, 2012 08:42 PM IST
The International Olympic Committee has asked international sports federations to carefully examine the "complicated" situation in India in the wake of IOA's suspension and take appropriate action to "protect the autonomy of the national federations" in the country.
- 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 06, 2012 08:36 PM IST
A delegation of the Indian Olympic Association will meet the Sports Secretary tomorrow to discuss the suspension imposed by the International Olympic Committee and chalk out a plan of action to return to the Olympic fold.
- Dec 04, 2012 09:42 PM IST
Olympians have described the International Olympic Committee's (IOC) decision to suspend IOA as a sad day for Indian sports and also demanded a review of the order.
- Dec 01, 2012 03:30 PM IST
Faced with a threat of disaffiliation from its parent body, the IOA today said that it had not violated the Olympic Charter nor the government guidelines in its election process and the International Olympic Council should not take action against it.
- 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.
- Jul 27, 2012 12:00 PM IST
There is an Indian hand in the successful bid and holding of the London Olympics beginning today.
- Feb 16, 2012 01:56 PM IST
The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has appreciated Indian Olympic Association's (IOA) concern for the victims of 1984 Bhopal Tragedy but maintained that Dow Chemicals had no ownership stakes in Union Carbide till 2000.
- May 02, 2011 06:32 PM IST
Government has no intentions of interfering in the functioning and autonomy of sports bodies, according to sports Minister Ajay Maken who wants the IOA and the NSFs to indicate the specific provisions in the draft bill that tantamount to interference in their functioning.