Sports Code

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Mehta said that it had already written to the Sports Ministry to stop this practice six months back.

Jan 01, 2016, 18:00 PM IST
AITA-ministry meeting rescheduled for May 27

AITA-ministry meeting rescheduled for May 27

The meeting between the All India Tennis Association (AITA) and the Sports Ministry to resolve the Sports Code issue has been rescheduled to May 27, following a request from the sports body.

May 13, 2015, 20:03 PM IST

AIFF amends its constitution in line with Sports Code

All India Football Federation (AIFF) today amended its constitution to bring the age and tenure rule in line with the Sports Code in a Special General Body Meeting here.

Dec 20, 2013, 21:45 PM IST

AIFF GBM to amend constitution in line with Sports Code

All India Football Federation will amend its constitution to bring the age and tenure rule in line with the Sports Code in a Special General Body Meeting here on Friday.

Dec 20, 2013, 21:45 PM IST

Sports ministry assures unified front before IOC

Sports Minister Jitendra Singh said the country will put up a unified front at the meeting with the International Olympic Committee (IOC) May 7 in a bid to lift the suspension slapped on India.

Apr 17, 2013, 20:25 PM IST

Stand-off over Sports Code nearing resolution: Sports Minister

Sports Minister Jitendra Singh said on Wednesday that the stand-off between the government and the IOA over the contentious Sports Code was nearing resolution, a development which could pave the way for India putting up a united front in the joint meeting with the IOC in May.

Apr 17, 2013, 20:23 PM IST

IOA willing to amend constitution in line with Code: official

The suspended Indian Olympic Association is willing to amend its constitution in line with age and tenure guidelines of the controversial Sports Code of the government, a top IOA official said on Saturday.

Apr 13, 2013, 19:37 PM IST

Sports Code should be approved by Parliament: Patel

All India Football Federation President, Praful Patel on Thursday said that the contentious Sports Code should ensure that National Federations were not pitted against their international parent bodies and it should be approved by Parliament if at all it has to be implemented.

Feb 14, 2013, 16:19 PM IST

Make sports code a law or take over all federations: Patel

Praful Patel, who was today unanimously elected as President of the All India Football Federation President, urged the government to either make the contentious sports code a "law" or "take over" all the sports federations.

Dec 20, 2012, 23:42 PM IST

IOC tells international federations to examine India situation

The International Olympic Committee has asked international sports federations to carefully examine the "complicated" situation in India in the wake of IOA`s suspension and take appropriate action to "protect the autonomy of the national federations" in the country.

Dec 16, 2012, 17:28 PM IST