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Clean up sport: Ministry asks IOA, NSFs to disclose information

Clean up sport: Ministry asks IOA, NSFs to disclose information

The ministry also announced November 30 as the last date to disclose the details of various activities like selection criteria, audited accounts and constitution.

Indian Olympic Association forms panel to decide Boxing body's plea for recognition

Indian Olympic Association forms panel to decide Boxing body's plea for recognition

The three-member committee will also take a decision on the issue of recognition of Gymnastics Federation of India and Basketball Federation of India.

IOA chief overruled secretary on observer for boxing elections

IOA chief overruled secretary on observer for boxing elections

Ramachandran sent a mail to Mehta on September 24 saying there was no need to send an observer.

Thangavelu Mariyappan India's flagbearer in Paralympic closing ceremony

Thangavelu Mariyappan India's flagbearer in Paralympic closing ceremony

The T-42 classification is for athletes with lower limb deficiency, leg length difference, impaired muscle power or impaired range of movement. 

Call for boxing elections on September 25 in Mumbai

Call for boxing elections on September 25 in Mumbai

The sport is currently being administered by an ad-hoc committee of the International Boxing Association (AIBA).

If Narsingh Yadav is found guilty, Sushil Kumar cannot replace him for Rio Olympics – Here's why!

If Narsingh Yadav is found guilty, Sushil Kumar cannot replace him for Rio Olympics – Here's why!

IOA president however said that they will follow whatever India's antidoping body NADA asks them to.

Narsingh Yadav cries foul after dope test shock, says truth will come out

Narsingh Yadav cries foul after dope test shock, says truth will come out

Narsingh had won a lengthy legal battle over two-time Olympics medallist Sushil Kumar, who also staked his claim to represent the country in 74kg freestyle at the 2016 Rio Olympics.

Olympics: Medal-deprived India battles poor facilities

 In an old ring on a dusty field India`s elite boxers are hard at work, hoping to one day end the country`s dismal Olympic medal record, despite the sub-standard training facilities.

2016 Rio Olympics: Union sports minister wish Indian contingent luck, hopes for double-digit medal tally

2016 Rio Olympics: Union sports minister wish Indian contingent luck, hopes for double-digit medal tally

The Rio Olympics is scheduled to to place from August 5 to August 21.

2016 Rio Olympics: Abhinav Bindra to lead Indian contingent as flagbearer

2016 Rio Olympics: Abhinav Bindra to lead Indian contingent as flagbearer

India are sending their largest ever delegation in the history of Olympics this summer.

IOC honours IOA chief N Ramachandran with Olympic Order

IOC honours IOA chief N Ramachandran with Olympic Order

Former IOA president, the late B.S. Adityan was also honoured with the same award, in 1995.

Sachin Tendulkar accepts IOA's invitation to become India's Goodwill Ambassador for upcoming Rio Olympics

Sachin Tendulkar accepts IOA's invitation to become India's Goodwill Ambassador for upcoming Rio Olympics

IOA came under intense scrutiny after it appointed Bollywood superstar Salman Khan as a Goodwill Ambassador.

Father Salim backs Salman Khan's appointment as IOA ambassador

Father Salim backs Salman Khan's appointment as IOA ambassador

The 80-year-old writer took to the social media and posted an array of tweets where he explained the decision of backing Indian Olympic Association's decision. 

South Asian Games end with a colourful closing ceremony

South Asian Games end with a colourful closing ceremony

Union Sports Minister Sarbananda Sonowal declared the Games closed at the Indira Gandhi Athletics Stadium.

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.