Squash year-ender: N Ramachandran faces scathing attack, Joshna Chinappa stands out on court

Squash year-ender: N Ramachandran faces scathing attack, Joshna Chinappa stands out on court

Ramachandran faced a lot of heat, both as president of the WSF and the IOA, coinciding with his brother N Srinivasan's ouster from the ICC.

2016 Rio: Shiv Thapa, three others boxers recommended for prestigious Olympics Scholarships

2016 Rio: Shiv Thapa, three others boxers recommended for prestigious Olympics Scholarships

In a major boost to India's chances of sending more boxers to the 2016 Rio Olympics, three pugilists have became eligible for the prestigious Olympics Scholarships.

Milkha Singh for time-bound plan to produce top athletes

Milkha Singh for time-bound plan to produce top athletes

Legendary athlete Milkha Singh on Sunday said the government should chart out a time-bound plan with the help of Indian Olympic Association (IOA) and other sports bodies to produce athletes who excel internationally.

IOA AGM to be held on Dec 23 in Guwahati

IOA AGM to be held on Dec 23 in Guwahati

In the AGM, IOA will take stock of the preparation of the country's athletes for Rio Olympics.

HI chief Narinder Batra urges removal of chef de mission

HI chief Narinder Batra urges removal of chef de mission

Hope IOA re-considers its view on Chef De Mission`, says Batra.

Tarlochan Singh to head ad-hoc committee for boxing in South Asian Games

The six-member committee has Indian Olympic Association official Rakesh Gupta as convener.

Squash pro body PSA blasts N​ Ramachandran for failed Olympic bid

Squash pro body PSA blasts N​ Ramachandran for failed Olympic bid

A PSA document states that Ramachandran continuing as WSF chief is an embarrassment to the sport.

IOC condoles Ashwini Kumar's passing away

IOC condoles Ashwini Kumar's passing away

IOC described late Ashwini Kumar as someone who spent his whole career promoting Olympic values at the highest level.

No further postponement of South Asian Games: IOA

The South Asian Games will be finally held in February next year and there will be no further postponement.

SAF Games postponed to February next year

SAF Games postponed to February next year

The South Asian Games (SAF) which was scheduled to be held at Guwahati and Shillong from January 10 to 20 next year has been postponed by fifteen days to the second fortnight of February.

We can win at least 10 medals in Rio Olympics: Sports Minister

We can win at least 10 medals in Rio Olympics: Sports Minister

 Claiming that the preparations of Indian athletes for next year's Olympics have been going on satisfactorily, Sports Minister Sarbananda Sonowal on Thursday said the country can win at least 10 medals in the Rio Games.

IOA chief 'disappointed' after HC takes away award

IOA chief 'disappointed' after HC takes away award

 Indian Olympic Association (IOA) president N. Ramachandran has expressed his disappointment after being stripped of the Rashtriya Khel Protsahan Puraskar by the Delhi High Court.

Goa prepared to host National Games-2016: Bhakta

Goa prepared to host National Games-2016: Bhakta

Goa is prepared to host the 36th National Games in November next year with full support from government, Goa Olympic Association (GOA) General Secretary Gurudutt Bhakta has said.

Nine-member panel selected to prepare revised NSDCI draft

Nine-member panel selected to prepare revised NSDCI draft

 A nine-member working group, headed by former Delhi High Court judge C.K. Mahajan, was formed by the central government on Tuesday to facilitate holding of consultations and prepare a revised draft of the National Sports Development Code of India (NSDCI) which came into effect in 2011.

IOA appoints commission for development in northeast

IOA appoints commission for development in northeast

 The Executive Council of Indian Olympic Association (IOA) on Monday appointed a commission for development of sports and Olympic movement in northeastern India.

IOA convenes meeting between warring BFI factions

IOA convenes meeting between warring BFI factions

 With an aim to end the ongoing dispute in Basketball Federation of India (BFI), the Indian Olympic Association (IOA) has convened a meeting between the two warring factions on July 15.

IOA asks Madhya Pradesh CM to scrap 'draconian' sports rule

IOA asks Madhya Pradesh CM to scrap 'draconian' sports rule

Miffed at a new Madhya Pradesh government directive, which asked the state Olympic body to get its recognition, the Indian Olympic Association has shot off a strongly-worded letter to Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chauhan to withdraw the rule immediately or else face ban of athletes from taking part in events like the National Games.

South Asian Games to be held from Dec 10-20

 The 12th South Asian Games will be held in Guwahati and Shillong from December 10 to 20, it was finalised on Tuesday.

Narinder Batra alleges IOA chief offered him money, N Ramachandran rebuts claim

Narinder Batra alleges IOA chief offered him money, N Ramachandran rebuts claim

The infighting within the IOA took a sensational turn on Saturday with Narinder Batra alleging that N Ramachandran camp offered him a huge sum of money in return for his support during the elections last year, a claim strongly rebutted by the incumbent IOA President.

No clarity over strength of support regarding IOA chief N Ramachandran's ouster

No clarity over strength of support regarding IOA chief N Ramachandran's ouster

All India Football Federation has joined the bandwagon of those national and state sports bodies which have called for the ouster of Indian Olympic Association chief N Ramachandran even as there's no clarity regarding the strength of the support of the move.