NSFs granted two-day extension from Sports Ministry to submit Sports Code questionnaire upon IOA's request
The ministry acceded to IOA's request after its president Narinder Batra and secretary-general Rajeev Mehta held a meeting with Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju and Sports Secretary Ravi Mittal on Tuesday
In a message on the occasion to mark exactly one year before the Olympics, the IOA wished the athletes and officials world over, and the Tokyo organisers a successful Games next year.
Ex-Karate Association of India vice-president Bharat Sharma sends legal notice to IOA boss Narinder Batra
It is the latest episode in the infighting that has marred IOA ever since Batra and his secretary-general Rajeev Mehta were locked in a bitter turf war.
IOA president Narinder Batra called for the hostilities between him and senior officials such as secretary general Rajeev Mehta and vice-president Sudhanshu Mittal to come to an end.
Coronavirus Outbreak: Sports minister Kiren Rijiju suggests tournaments can start from August; IOA urges flexibility
Rijiju urged all federations to speak to league managers and propose a few events that can be organised in each sport in the coming months.
Bickering in IOA rages on, reinstating names of officials on website fresh flash-point between Narinder Batra and Rajeev Mehta
IOA President Narinder Batra asked Secretary General Rajeev Mehta to reinstate the names of associate members on the body's website after an official complained about their removal.
Tokyo Olympics 2020: Anil Khanna defends decision to not give early clearance for hotel bookings, argues absence of president or SG
IOA President Narinder Batra had asked Khanna to furnish "factual position" on why there was a delay in clearance for booking of 15 twin rooms. Batra said the delay has incurred a loss of nearly Rs 73 lakh
IOA secretary general Rajeev Mehta labels president Narinder Batra’s decision to dissolve Ethics Commission ‘illegal’
The fissures among the top officials of the Indian Olympic Association (IOA) have come out in the open with secretary general Rajeev Mehta terming president Narinder Batra's decision to dissolve the Ethics Commission "illegal".
The IOA is unable to confirm receipt of some donations made by its affiliated members to the PM Cares Fund to fight against the COVID-19 pandemic and it will issue a final statement of the contributions after the lockdown is lifted.
Tokyo Olympics 2020: After announcement of new dates, Indian Olympic Association asks NSFs to start planning
The Indian Olympic Association on Monday asked all the national sports federations to chalk out training programmes to prepare their athletes for the Tokyo Games, postponed to next summer due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Coronavirus Outbreak: Indian Olympic Association promises support, contribution to fight COVID-19 pandemic
In India, the number of COVID-19 cases has crossed 1,000 and led to 27 deaths. Globally, the pandemic has killed more than 34,000, besides infecting over
Coronavirus pandemic: Sports minister and IOA delegation's visit to Tokyo for Olympic preparation cancelled
The visit of a high-powered delegation comprising sports minister Kiren Rijiju and top IOA officials to Tokyo later this month to look into India's logistical preparedness for the Olympics has been put on hold in view of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Tokyo Olympics 2020: IOA requests BCCI president Sourav Ganguly to become India's Goodwill Ambassador for Games
The Indian Olympic Association has invited BCCI president Sourav Ganguly to become the Goodwill Ambassador of the Indian contingent at the Tokyo Olympics this year.
Commonwealth Games 2022: IOA's offer to host archery and shooting could be 'game-changer,' says NRAI president Raninder Singh
Indian shooting federation has offered to host a Commonwealth shooting championship in 2022 and the IOA also wants to organise a similar competition for archery, which will not feature in Birmingham either.
IOA to wait for CGF-ISSF meeting before proposing withdrawal from 2022 CWG over shooting being dropped
Batra also said the boycott proposal may not be put up before the IOA Annual General Meeting next month as a response from the CGF is likely to take time.
Indian Olympic Association says 2022 Commonwealth Games boycott proposal still stands, but hints at rethink
The Indian Olympic Association President Narinder Batra said that its proposal to boycott the 2022 Commonwealth Games in protest against shooting's exclusion still stands, but gave hints that there can be a rethink on the decision.
The Indian Olympic Association on Thursday floated the idea of hosting the 2026 Commonwealth Games, nine years after organising the 2010 edition that was marred by a corruption scandal.
It is understood that during Thursday's meeting, the CGF delegation is unlikely to budge on dropping shooting from the programme and will try to come out with a compromise formula.
Indian Olympic Association rejects reforms in new draft of National Sports Code over fears of IOC suspension
The Indian Olympic Association was suspended by the IOC in December 2012 for government interference and was reinstated 14 months later after assurances on autonomy
No difference of opinion with IOA president Narinder Batra on 2022 Commonwealth Games boycott call, clarifies Secretary General Rajeev Mehta
Mehta had said in an event in Chennai on 4 October that the Executive Committee and general body of the IOA will deliberate on Batra's call to permanently pull out of the Commonwealth Games.