Indian national flag hoisted at Asian Games Village
Indian national flag hoisted at Asian Games Village

The Indian tri-colour was on Thursday hoisted at the Asian Games Village in the presence of the Chef-de-Mission Adille Sumariwala, a day before the opening ceremony of the sporting extravaganza at the main stadium is scheduled to take place.

IOA Ad-hoc body justifies last-minute postponement of boxing trials

Star pugilist MC Mary Kom might be angry at the last-minute postponement of the trials to pick boxers for Asian Games but the Ad-hoc Committee, which is running the sport, Saturday justified the move, saying that the Commonwealth Games medal winners needed a break after a tough competition.

IOA ad-hoc committee for boxing to meet on April 17

The ad-hoc committee formed by the IOA to run Indian boxing in the wake of the federation`s international termination, will meet for the first time on April 17 to discuss team selections and conduct of national championships among other issues.

1984 riots: Rajiv Gandhi did not take calls from Zail Singh, claims aide

Tarlochan Singh, press secretary of former president Giani Zail Singh, has contradicted Rahul Gandhi`s claim that the Congress government had tried to stop the 1984 anti-Sikh riots.

PM urged to help Sikh farmers in Haryana

Tarlochan Singh sought Prime Minister Manmohan Singh`s help in ensuring that Sikh farmers in Haryana are not "ousted" by the state government.

IOA willing to amend constitution in line with Code: official

The suspended Indian Olympic Association is willing to amend its constitution in line with age and tenure guidelines of the controversial Sports Code of the government, a top IOA official said on Saturday.

Tarlochan writes to IOC, says Randhir shouldn`t contest polls

Indian Olympic Association (IOA) vice president Tarlochan Singh has written to the IOC, saying that its members should excuse themselves from contesting elections in the national olympic body.

Ajit Pal Singh appointed Chef-de-Mission of Indian contingent

Three-time Olympian and former captain of the Indian hockey team Ajit Pal Singh was on Monday named as India`s Chef-de-Mission for the London Olympic Games, bringing end to the wrangling for the post within the IOA.

AAA demands re-instatement of IOA Ethics Commission

The Arjuna Awardee Association (AAA) on Friday demanded that the Indian Olympic Association (IOA) reinstates the disbanded Ethics Commission and include one of its members in it.

IOA internal feud takes a new turn

The internal feud in the IOA has taken a new turn with its Secretary General Randhir Singh releasing documents to support his claims.

IOA`s internal feud comes to the fore

The internal feud in the IOA on Tuesday came out in the open with its secretary general Randhir Singh and vice-president Tarlochan Singh engaged in a war of words over the controversial scrapping of Ethics Committee.

Randhir slams Tarlochan on disbanding of Ethics committee

IOA Secretary General Randhir Singh on Tuesday hit back at Vice-President Tarlochan Singh on the controversial scrapping of the Ethics Committee, saying the constitution of the sports body gave the president the power to form any committee or commission.

Media should get access to CWG trials: Tarlochan

The Commonwealth Games Media and
Publicity Committee Chairman Tarlochan Singh on Wednesday asked the
Sports Authority of India to stop shunting away journalists
from the selection trials of the event at its various centres.

Media should get access to CWG trials: Tarlochan

The Commonwealth Games Media and
Publicity Committee Chairman Tarlochan Singh on Wednesday asked the
Sports Authority of India to stop shunting away journalists
from the selection trials of the event at its various centres.