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Jan 29, 2019
Indian Olympic Association to impose penalty on Goa state government for massive delays in National GamesThe IOA Secretary General Rajeev Mehta said that it will consider shifting the Games out of the coastal state of Goa if it does not show commitment to host them
Oct 04, 2018
Much-delayed 36th National Games to be held in March-April 2019 in Goa; shooting, cycling to take place in DelhiSports Authority of Goa Executive Director VM Prabhudesai made the announcement after a meeting with visiting officials of the Indian Olympic Association.
Jun 01, 2018
Indian Olympic Association to take final call on scheduling issues plaguing National Games in GoaGoa was pencilled in to host the National Games from 4 to 18 November but there were reports of further delays in building necessary infrastructure to host major disciplines, putting a question mark on the multi-sporting event happening as per schedule.
Feb 25, 2018
Aruna Budda Reddy: All you need to know about India's first Gymnastics World Cup medallistWith the Commonwealth Games and Asian Games coming up in 2018, Aruna will be one of India's medal hopes and with gymnasts retiring by the age of 25 on average, Aruna aims to make the most of her time.
Dec 16, 2017
Narinder Batra, Rajeev Mehta take charge as IOA chief, secretary-general; Randhir Singh appointed life presidentNewly-elected Indian Olympic Association (IOA) president Narinder Batra and secretary general Rajeev Mehta on Friday took charge of their respective offices in New Delhi.
Aug 14, 2017
National Games 2017: IOA not convinced about Goa's preparedness to host showpiece eventIOA's National Games adviser Anandeshwar Panday, who was here to check the ground reality of Goa's preparedness to host the National Games this year, said that the purpose of his visit was to see the situation first hand.
Mar 23, 2015
The sad truth: Poor facilities at Para-Athletic Championships is the normhe 15th National Para-Athletic Championships was in the news for all the wrong reasons last weekend. Reports surfaced during the three day event about the substandard facilities provided to the differently-abled athletes.
Feb 12, 2015
National Games: Maheshwary wins maiden gold with new meet recordFormer Asian champion Renjith Maheswary nabbed his maiden National Games gold with a new meet record in triple jump today as previous marks continued to tumble like nine pins in the athletics arena on the penultimate day of competitions in the 35th edition.
Feb 10, 2015
National Games Roundup: Dutee smashes meet record in heats, Services remain on topOn the 10th day of the National Games, SSCB, the two-time defending champions, stayed comfortably placed at the top with 90 medals.
Feb 06, 2015
Boxing off to stormy start at 35th National GamesThe controversy-ridden boxing competition of the 35th National Games was off to a stormy start today with the participating teams alleging that “ill-equipped” organisers were using the old pattern of scoring and threatening those who protest against the move.