FMSCI recommends leading rally driver Gaurav Gill for Arjuna award

FMSCI, the national motorsports governing body which was recently re-recognised by the Sports Ministry, has recommended India's top rally driver Gaurav Gill for the Arjuna award.

Move to oust IOA chief N Ramachandran gathers steam
Move to oust IOA chief N Ramachandran gathers steam

 The move to oust Indian Olympic Association president N Ramachandran on Tuesday gathered steam as two National Sports Federations and two state Olympic Associations joined the chorus in demanding a No Confidence Motion against him by calling a Special General Meeting.

Give recommendations for awards by March next year: Sports Ministry
Give recommendations for awards by March next year: Sports Ministry

The Indian Sports Ministry on Friday instructed all the National Sports Federations to submit this year's recommendations for cash awards to athletes and coaches by March 31, 2016.

Hockey India gets NSF status

Hockey India`s (HI) bid to be the sole body of governance for the national sport in the country, has got a shot in the arm after the Government of India recently accorded it the status of a National Sports Federation (NSF).

AIFF awarded best National Sports Federation

All India Football Federation (AIFF) was on Thirsday named the best National Sports Federation, while Indian captain Sunil Chhetri bagged the Footballer of the Year award at the Indian Sports awards here.

BCCI takes on government, says it`s an anonymous body

Putting up a brave face despite losing the status of a National Sports Federation, the Cricket Board (BCCI) said it was an anonymous body affiliated with the ICC and thus the sole body to pick the national team.

NSF chiefs slam Govt for tenure limit regulation

National Sports Federation (NSF) chiefs were up in arms against the Government regulation to limit their tenure, saying they would move Supreme Court to thwart the move.

NSF chiefs slam Govt for tenure limit regulation

National Sports Federation (NSF) chiefs were up in arms against the Government regulation to limit their tenure, saying they would move Supreme Court to thwart the move.