Indian Olympic Association Secretary General Rajeev Mehta on Friday said that its executive committee and general body will deliberate on its president Narinder Batra's call to permanently pull out of the Commonwealth Games.
The Madras High Court on Thursday directed the city police to register an FIR against late chief minister Jayalalithaa's niece J Deepa if a cognisable offence was made out in an alleged cheating complaint lodged against her.
India's Shiva Keshavan finished 34th position at Pyeongchang 2018. He leaves the sport as Asia’s fastest man and India’s only six-time Winter Olympian.
Narinder Batra's candidature was on expected lines though initially there was some uncertainty over whether he would contest for the post of the president.
IOA to 'discuss and interpret' eligibility criteria for president, secretary general ahead of elections
The Indian Olympic Association (IOA) has called a Special General Body Meeting in New Delhi on 29 November to "discuss and interpret" the eligibility criteria for election to the post of president and secretary general ahead of the 14 December polls.
IOA executive council overrules president N Ramachandran by shifting AGM venue from Chennai to Delhi
Ramachandran now faces the prospect of being out-manoeuvred by his rivals at his home turf in the IOA power struggle
Sports ministry on Friday lifted the suspension on the IOA with immediate effect after it removed Suresh Kalmadi and Abhay Singh Chautala as life presidents.
Breaking his silence, embattled IOA president N Ramachandran said he will take up the issue of IOA's suspension with the government.
Majority of the Indian Olympic Association's top brass was unreachable after the Sports Ministry decided to suspend the national Olympic body for making the scam-tainted Suresh Kalmadi and Abhay Singh Chautala its life-presidents.
Hockey India on Thursday strongly opposed the Indian Olympic Association's controversial decision to make scam-tainted Suresh Kalmadi and Abhay Singh Chautala its life presidents.
Indian Olympic Association is not going to abide by Sports Ministry's direction to reply to the show cause notice on the controversial elevation of Suresh Kalmadi and Abhay Singh Chautala as life presidents as it will first consult its parent international body, a top official said on Thursday.
Under intense pressure from various quarters, embattled Abhay Singh Chautala on Thursday offered to relinquish the life presidency of the Indian Olympic Association, but only if the International Olympic Committee has reservations about his elevation to the position.
Union Sports Minister Vijay Goel said on Thursday that the IOA chief was responsible for honouring the scam-tainted duo Suresh Kalmadi and Abhay Chautala.
Newly-formed Boxing Federation of India's bid to get recognition from the Indian Olympic Association continued to linger on as the IOA on Tuesday said that it will first consult the erstwhile IABF before taking a final decision.
The IOA felicitated newly elected International Hockey Federation president Narinder Batra and its chief N Ramachandran at the Olympic Bhawan.
With its sponsorship revenue receipt making an upward trend, Indian Olympic Association (IOA) on Thursday announced that the annual grant given to its state units and National Sports Federations will be increased next year.
President of the Indian Olympic Committee N Ramachandran was today awarded the Olympic Order for his outstanding services to the Olympic movement.
Barely 10 days before the start of the Olympics, India suffered a huge embarrassment as 74kg freestyle wrestler Narsingh Yadav failed a dope test conducted by NADA, a development which has cast doubt on his participation in Rio Games.