Bihar Assembly passes Sports Bill

Bihar Sports Bill was passed despite resistance by Leader of Opposition Abdul Bari Siddique, who tore copy of bill accusing ruling NDA combine of conspiring to take over state cricket administration.

Farooq slams Maken`s comments on sports bill

Abdullah said Maken should look at the stadia which are
under his control and ensure their good upkeep so that
athletes get a chance to compete at international level.

Omar tweets against Union Ministers

As the Union Cabinet discussed a
bill seeking to rein in sports bodies, J&K CM Omar Abdullah was of the view that Ministers, who included his father Farooq Abdullah, heading these should have
"excused" themselves from the meet.

Expert opinion sought for drafting sports bill

In its effort to expedite the drafting of proposed sports bill, the West Bengal government has sought expert opinion from all quarters.

Govt bullying federations to agree to Sports Bill: IOA

The Indian Olympic Association (IOA) outrightly rejected proposed National Sports Development Bill and said some associations and federations sided with Sports Ministry because of the "arm-twisting" and "bullying" by Government.

Ministry makes committee to examine suggestions on Sports Bill

The Sports Ministry constituted a committee under Justice (retd) Mukul Mudgal to examine suggestions on the National Sports Development Bill and make recommendations to fine-tune the draft.