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Jul 18, 2018
Asian Games 2018: Sports ministry asks IOA to consider 'specific relaxation of selection norms' for mega-eventIn the letter written to IOA President Narinder Batra, the ministry said that athletes and teams may be cleared if there is a strong possibility of either winning a medal in the Asian Games or finishing in the top four.
Jun 10, 2018
IOA appeals to ministry for meeting on Sports Code; warns of another suspension by IOCIOA President Narinder Batra in an e-mail to the ministry said the government has not held any discussion with it or the National Sports Federations on the draft Sports Code and also cited "a level of mistrust" with regards to past discussions.
Jun 02, 2018
Asian Games 2018: IOA plan to send 900-member contingent for tournament starting in AugustIOA president Narinder Batra and secretary general Rajeev Mehta are confident that a final list of 620 plus athletes and approximately 273 officials across disciplines will be allowed for the quadrennial extravaganza.
May 12, 2018
Athletics Federation of India declares strict 'no-needle policy' at all national camps and training centresThe AFI is one of the first among National Sports Federations to declare a 'No-Needle' policy, has drawn up a protocol, which will be circulated to all the athletes at national camps and training centres across the country.
Apr 19, 2018
Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore assures IOC President Thomas Bach about India's commitment to clean sportsRathore categorically mentioned that his ministry has "zero tolerance for substance abuse or for cheating in sports".
Apr 18, 2018
BCCI top brass not perturbed by Law Commission's recommendation, will wait for government's decisionThe BCCI top brass is not overtly perturbed by Law Commission's recommendation of bringing the richest sporting body of the country under the Right To Information (RTI) ambit.
Feb 01, 2018
Sports ministry receives hike of Rs 258.2 crore in Budget 2018; SAI funding reduced by Rs 66.17 croreJaitley allocated a total of Rs 2196.36 crore for the sports ministry, compared to the Rs 1938.16 crore earmarked last year.
Dec 27, 2017
IOA president Narinder Batra keen to discuss implementation of TOP scheme with sports ministryBatra was reacting to the recent statement of Abhinav Bindra, India's lone individual Olympic gold medalist, who emphasised on the need to improve 'the overall depth of professional support for athletes'.
Jul 27, 2017
Sports ministry declare spending of Rs 32.81cr on Target Olympic Podium Scheme but no targets yet for Tokyo 2020Sports Ministry on Thursday said it has spent a total of ₹32.81 crore so far under Target Olympic Podium (TOP) scheme, which was rolled out in March 2015, for assisting athletes preparing for the Olympics.
Jul 19, 2017
Vijay Goel clears air on Sports Code, says government officers can hold posts in NSFsSports minister Vijay Goel on Wednesday rubbished reports that government servants cannot be elected to National Sports Federations (NSFs), saying government officials can hold posts in any sports body for one term under the present Sports Code.