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Pullela Gopichand suggests setting up a 24x7 helpline for athletes to avoid doping in sports
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Pullela Gopichand suggests setting up a 24x7 helpline for athletes to avoid doping in sports

Gopichand came up with the suggestion during the sixth meeting of the All India Council of Sports (AICS) chaired by Vijay Kumar Malhotra.

Rio 2016: Narendra Modi's send-off gesture hailed by Abhinav Bindra, PV Sindhu
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Rio 2016: Narendra Modi's send-off gesture hailed by Abhinav Bindra, PV Sindhu

A number of Rio-bound athletes took to social networking site Twitter to thank PM Narendra Modi, who personally met the contingent for a send-off ceremony.

Rio 2016: PM Narendra Modi meets members of Indian contingent ahead of Olympics
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Rio 2016: PM Narendra Modi meets members of Indian contingent ahead of Olympics

PM Narendra Modi met the Indian athletes who will represent the country at the forthcoming Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil and wished them luck.

VK Malhotra named head of All India Council of Sports; Tendulkar, Anand to be members
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VK Malhotra named head of All India Council of Sports; Tendulkar, Anand to be members

83-year-old Malhotra, who has reportedly quit as President of Archery Association of India after 40 years at the helm of affairs, will be given an equivalent rank of a Minister of State in the Union Council of Ministers.

Govt constitutes All India Council of Sports, members will include sports personalities and coaches
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Govt constitutes All India Council of Sports, members will include sports personalities and coaches

While the advice rendered by the council will be duly considered by the government, it will not be binding and obligatory on the government, the sports ministry said in a release.