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'Olympics has mostly been about failure for India:' Parliamentary Committee slams Sports Ministry

Dec 29, 2015

'Olympics has mostly been about failure for India:' Parliamentary Committee slams Sports Ministry

A Parliamentary Standing Committee has come down hard on the Sports Ministry for its inaction on the the issue of mobilisation of funds from the Public Sector Undertakings #Olympics #Sports Ministry #Sports Authority of India #Parliamentary Standing Committee #SportsTracker #Union Sports Ministry
Glory inside ring, ignominy outside for Indian boxing

Dec 19, 2015

Glory inside ring, ignominy outside for Indian boxing

The administration of the sport itself remained in a state of paralysis but Vijender Singh's stunning professional plunge and Shiva Thapa's World Championships medal lifted the gloom to an extent for the rudderless ship called Indian boxing in the year going by. #India #Boxing #Olympics #Sports Ministry #World Championships #SportsTracker #Vijender Singh #Shiva Thapa #IBC
Sports Ministry announces slew of athlete-friendly measures, coaches' salaries bumped

Oct 27, 2015

Sports Ministry announces slew of athlete-friendly measures, coaches' salaries bumped

A substantially increased allocation for national championships, enhanced salaries for chief coaches besides air travel, medical and accidental insurance for athletes were among a slew of steps taken as part of the revision done to assist National Sports Federations. #India #Sports Ministry #SportsTracker #Atheletes #National Sports Federations #Sports Minister Sarbananda Sonowal
'It's a tradition': Yoga's promotion as sport was not done on communal lines, says govt

Sep 02, 2015

'It's a tradition': Yoga's promotion as sport was not done on communal lines, says govt

The government today insisted that recognition of Yoga as a competitive sport was not on communal lines #Government #Yoga #Sports Ministry #SportsTracker #Priority Category
Delhi High Court strips IOA president Ramachandran of national award

Sep 01, 2015

Delhi High Court strips IOA president Ramachandran of national award

A PIL alleged that Ramachandran had submitted false accounts of his contributions to the sport and that therefore he was not eligible for the award in the first place. #Sports #India #Sports Ministry #IOA #SportsTracker #N Ramachandran #Rashtriya Khel Protsahan Puruskar
Sports Ministry clears funds for Saina, Gowda under TOP scheme

Aug 21, 2015

Sports Ministry clears funds for Saina, Gowda under TOP scheme

Part of the Sports Ministry's Target Olympic Podium (TOP) scheme, world number one shuttler Saina Nehwal and star discus thrower Vikas Gowda have been sanctioned financial assistance for hiring their respective coaches and cover some other training-related expenses ahead of next year's Olympics. #Sports #Saina Nehwal #Sports Ministry #Vimal Kumar #Vikas Gowda #Olympics 2016 #Rio Olympics #Target Olympic Podium #TOP
Sports Ministry to provide financial assistance to Bindra, Keshavan, Ashab

Aug 20, 2015

Sports Ministry to provide financial assistance to Bindra, Keshavan, Ashab

The sports ministry on Thursday decided to provide financial assistance to India's lone Olympic gold medallist Abhinav Bindra along with shooter Mohd. Ashab and luge specialist Shiva Keshavan. #Sports #funds #Shooting #Abhinav Bindra #Sports Ministry #SportsTracker #financial #Shiva Keshavan #Mohd. Ashab