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Javelin thrower Davinder Singh Kang claims AFI told him to drop out of London World Championships

Javelin thrower Davinder Singh Kang claims AFI told him to drop out of London World Championships

Kang, who became the first Indian javelin thrower to reach the final round of a World Championships last week in London, returned positive for marijuana in an in-competition test conducted by NADA during the Indian Grand Prix in May 15.

Set up 24x7 helpline for athletes: Pullela Gopichand on doping

Set up 24x7 helpline for athletes: Pullela Gopichand on doping

The former All England champion came up with the suggestion during the sixth meeting of the All India Council of Sports (AICS) chaired by Vijay Kumar Malhotra.

Asian champion shot-putter Manpreet Kaur fails dope test

Asian champion shot-putter Manpreet Kaur fails dope test

When contacted for a response, Manpreet's coach Karamjeet, who is also her husband, said, "We have not yet been told about anything."

Indian football team doctor sacked after Subrata Paul dope scandal

Indian football team doctor sacked after Subrata Paul dope scandal

NADA had made scathing observations about Kamal in the Paul doping episode. It had said that Kamal failed to take due care in prescribing the medicine to the veteran goalkeeper which led to his ingestion of the prohibited substance Terbutaline.

NADA revokes Subrata Paul's provisional suspension; no ban, just warning to Indian football goalkeeper

NADA revokes Subrata Paul's provisional suspension; no ban, just warning to Indian football goalkeeper

The dope sample of Paul was collected on March 18 during an out-of-competition test in Mumbai by NADA.

Government determined on anti-doping measures, says Sports Minister Vijay Goel

Government determined on anti-doping measures, says Sports Minister Vijay Goel

Goel also denied conflict of interest in the appointment of former star athletes as national observers of various sports.

Indian athlete caught with Maria Sharapova drug; embarrassed AFI to seek details from coaches

Indian athlete caught with Maria Sharapova drug; embarrassed AFI to seek details from coaches

The yet-to-be-named athlete was suspended by the National Anti-Doping Agency (NADA) after being caught with meldonium at the National Institute of Sports in Patiala.

National Anti-Doping Agency announces setting up of Athlete Passport Management Unit

National Anti-Doping Agency announces setting up of Athlete Passport Management Unit

There are only 11 APMUs recognised by the WADA all over the world while India does not have one till now.

Doping case: Subrata Paul, ace Indian goalkeeper, skips 'B' sample test, buys more time

Doping case: Subrata Paul, ace Indian goalkeeper, skips 'B' sample test, buys more time

The Arjuna awardee had been informed about his `A` sample returning positive last Monday (April 24) and was given a week`s time by NADA for his `B` sample testing.

Indian weightlifter Sushila Panwar fails dope test

Indian weightlifter Sushila Panwar fails dope test

Panwar, who hails from Uttar Pradesh, came to the limelight when she bagged a gold medal in the +75kg category at the 12th South Asian Games in Guwahati last year.

Subrata Paul fails dope test: Senior Indian goalkeeper denies taking banned substance

Subrata Paul fails dope test: Senior Indian goalkeeper denies taking banned substance

The Sodepur lad, who has also won two Nehru Cups with India, can continue playing till his B sample report arrives but if he fails that one too, all points Shivajians got in matches he played will be docked. He turned out for North East United in the Indian Super League last year.

Subrata Paul, ace Indian footballer and Arjuna awardee, fails dope test conducted by NADA

Subrata Paul, ace Indian footballer and Arjuna awardee, fails dope test conducted by NADA

Nicknamed Spiderman, Paul has won multiple Nehru Cups (2007, 2009) and the Asian Football Confederation's (AFC) Challenge Cup 2008.

Shot putter Inderjeet Singh's dope case reaches NADA Disciplinary Panel's court

Shot putter Inderjeet Singh's dope case reaches NADA Disciplinary Panel's court

The 2015 Asian champion had asked NADA to test his B sample at another laboratory outside India as he does not have faith in the government aided laboratory.

Sakshi Malik emerges like a new star in wrestling after controversial 2016 scandals

Sakshi Malik emerges like a new star in wrestling after controversial 2016 scandals

Sakshi become the first woman wrestler from India to bag an Olympic medal, she was the first medallist at Rio olympic.

Cyclone Nada further weakens, makes landfall near Nagapattinam in Tamil Nadu

Cyclone Nada further weakens, makes landfall near Nagapattinam in Tamil Nadu

Mild to moderate rain coupled with squally winds were being witnessed in parts of Tamil Nadu.

Cyclonic storm 'Nada' to hit Tamil Nadu on December 2 – All that you should know

Cyclonic storm 'Nada' to hit Tamil Nadu on December 2 – All that you should know

In order to prevent loss of life and property and minimise the effects of Nada, the government of Tamil Nadu has issued a release informing the general public about the preventive measures taken by the state and listing out “dos and don’ts to create awareness about the same.

Sprinter Dharambir Singh slapped a massive eight-year ban for failing dope test

Sprinter Dharambir Singh slapped a massive eight-year ban for failing dope test

The 27-year-old Haryana-lad was earlier stripped of his gold medal won in 100m race during the National Inter-State Championships in 2012.

Narsingh Yadav would have won the silver, claims WFI official

Narsingh Yadav would have won the silver, claims WFI official

Giving another twist to the episode, Prasood said the banned drug found in Narsingh's system was generally taken by people in their fifties to gain weight.

Narsingh Yadav dope case: Grappler took banned substance intentionally, claims CAS

Narsingh Yadav dope case: Grappler took banned substance intentionally, claims CAS

Narsingh`s urine sample taken out-of competition on June 25 was found to contain metabolites of methandienone and long term metabolite of methandienone.

My career all but over if ban not reviewed: Narsingh Yadav

My career all but over if ban not reviewed: Narsingh Yadav

Narsingh said WADA did not give him enough time to call his lawyer to Rio and that also did not help his cause.