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Five more state Oly units join support to ouster IOA chief
Five more state Oly units join support to ouster IOA chief

The move to oust Indian Olympic Association President (IOA) N Ramachandran on Friday got support from five more state Olympic units, taking the total number of those demanding a No Confidence Motion against him to 14.

Indian fans might be ticketless for Rio Games due to IOA blunder: Report
Indian fans might be ticketless for Rio Games due to IOA blunder: Report

The hopes of all the Indian fans who are planning to visit Brazil next year to watch the prestigious Rio Games could be shattered as Indian Olympic Association (IOA) has failed to reserve the quota of tickets for sale in India.

We will be glad to host SAF Games: Kerala minister

The ball is now in the Narendra Modi government's court after the Indian Olympic Association (IOA) cleared Kerala as host for the 12th South Asian Games, formerly known as the South Asian Federation (SAF) Games.

IOA offers Kerala to host South Asian Games in Nov-Dec
IOA offers Kerala to host South Asian Games in Nov-Dec

The Indian Olympic Association has offered Kerala to host the 12th South Asian Games (SAG) in November-December after Assam and Meghalaya governments did not show interest in staging the regional multi-sporting event.

13 NSFs & nine state Olympic units support ouster of IOA chief
13 NSFs & nine state Olympic units support ouster of IOA chief

 The move to oust Indian Olympic Association President N Ramachandran has got support from 13 National Sports Federations and nine state Olympic units, demanding a No Confidence Motion against him by calling a Special General Meeting.

5 more units join No confidence Motion against IOA president
5 more units join No confidence Motion against IOA president

Five more units on Thursday demanded a No Confidence Motion against N Ramachandran in their bid to oust him from Indian Olympic Association (IOA) president's post and call for a General Body Meeting.

BAI joins move to oust IOA chief N Ramachandran
BAI joins move to oust IOA chief N Ramachandran

The move to oust Indian Olympic Association President N Ramachandran appears to be gathering steam as Badminton Association of India also joined the chorus on Tuesday in demanding a No Confidence Motion against him by calling a Special General Meeting.

Jharkhand, Tripura join chorus, seek no-confidence motion against IOA chief
Jharkhand, Tripura join chorus, seek no-confidence motion against IOA chief

The state Olympic associations of Jharkhand and Tripura on Monday raised the issue of a no-confidence motion against Indian Olympic Association (IOA) president N. Ramachandran.

IOA feud comes out in open, Hockey India demands GBM
IOA feud comes out in open, Hockey India demands GBM

 Just days after International Olympic Committee chief Thomas Bach's visit to the country, the factional feud within Indian Olympic Association surfaced today with a National Sports Federation head moving a No Confidence Motion against incumbent president N Ramachandran.

IOA feud comes out in open, vice-president demands General Body Meeting
IOA feud comes out in open, vice-president demands General Body Meeting

Just days after International Olympic Committee chief Thomas Bach's visit to the country, the factional feud within the Indian Olympic Association surfaced today with a top official demanding a Special General Body Meeting to propose a No Confidence Motion against incumbent president N Ramachandran.

IOA feud comes out in open, vice-president demands General Body Meeting
IOA feud comes out in open, vice-president demands General Body Meeting

Just days after International Olympic Committee chief Thomas Bach's visit to the country, the factional feud within the Indian Olympic Association surfaced today with a top official demanding a Special General Body Meeting to propose a No Confidence Motion against incumbent president N Ramachandran.

Indian Olympic Association officials not happy with president N Ramachandran, plot his ouster
Indian Olympic Association officials not happy with president N Ramachandran, plot his ouster

Internal conflict in the Indian Olympic Association reared its ugly head once again with a reported breakdown of relations between president N Ramachandran and secretary-general Rajeev Mehta. According to reports, a Special General Body Meeting is being planned to move a no-confidence motion against Ramachandran.

IOA officials tell Thomas Bach their opposition to Sports Bill
IOA officials tell Thomas Bach their opposition to Sports Bill

Miffed at the "interference" of Sports Ministry in its affairs, Indian Olympic Association today told the visiting International Olympic Committee President Thomas Bach to convey to the Prime Minister Narendra Modi its opposition to the Sports Code of the government in its current form.

IOC chief arrives today, to meet PM Modi on Monday evening
IOC chief arrives today, to meet PM Modi on Monday evening

International Olympic Committee President Thomas Bach arrives here on Sunday for his one-day whirlwind visit and is scheduled to meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday to discus ways to take Indian sports forward amid speculation that the country might bid for 2024 Olympics.

Boxing India's EC meeting adjourned, Jajodia faces 'No Confidence Motion'
Boxing India's EC meeting adjourned, Jajodia faces 'No Confidence Motion'

With the rebels refusing to back down, Boxing India's Executive Committee meeting was today adjourned for "lack of quorum" even as disgruntled EC members vowed to bring in a 'No Confidence Motion' against BI President Sandeep Jajodia at General Body meeting on May 3.

Full blown revolt in Boxing India ahead of EC meet
Full blown revolt in Boxing India ahead of EC meet

Indian boxing could be thrown into turmoil with speculation rife that the sport's governing body, Boxing India, is on the verge of disintegration and its President Sandeep Jajodia might even resign at its Executive Committee meeting here tomorrow.

Lalit Bhanot set to contest election for Asian athletics body

Former IOA Secretary General Lalit Bhanot is set to contest for the post of vice president of the Asian Athletics Association (AAA) when the elections for the continental body are held in China in June.

IOC chief Thomas Bach arriving in India on April 26
IOC chief Thomas Bach arriving in India on April 26

 International Olympic Committee president Thomas Bach is arriving in the country on April 26 and will spend the next day attending meetings, including a crucial one with Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

IOC chief Thomas Bach wants India to win more Olympic medals: N Ramachandran
IOC chief Thomas Bach wants India to win more Olympic medals: N Ramachandran

 International Olympic Committee President Thomas Bach, who is meeting Prime Minister Narendra Modi later this month, feels that a huge country like India should win more Olympic medals and aim to become a sporting powerhouse in the future, according to IOA President N Ramachandran.

IOC chief to meet PM Narendra Modi this month, India may bid for 2024 Olympics
IOC chief to meet PM Narendra Modi this month, India may bid for 2024 Olympics

In a significant development, The union government and the national Olympic body have invited International Olympic Committee chief Thomas Bach for a meeting with Prime Minister Narendra Modi later this month to discus the development of sports in the country and a likely bid for 2024 Olympic Games.