Wednesday, November 30, 2022

IOA

IOA announces gender-balanced electoral college

Sindhu, Sakshi among 77 voters for December 10 polls A host of current and former sportspersons, including Olympic medallists P V Sindhu, Gagan Narang and Sakshi Malik, will be among 77 voters for the Indian Olympic Association (IOA) elections on...

SC approves timeline for polls to IOA executive council as agreed upon

The Supreme Court on Monday approved the timeline for amendment of the draft constitution of the Indian Olympic Association (IOA) and its elections, as agreed in the meeting with the International Olympic Committee in Lausanne, Switzerland on September 27.A...

Anil Khanna quits as IOA acting president; takes dig at IOC

Senior sports administrator Anil Khanna on Wednesday quit as acting president of the Indian Olympic Association (IOA), almost two weeks after IOC refused to recognise any “acting/interim president”.The International Olympic Committee (IOC) had, on September 8, issued a suspension...

Delhi HC appoints CoA for IOA; ordersto improve ‘ecosystem’ of sports bodies

In order to improve the ‘ecosystem’ of sports bodies and structurally reform them, the Delhi High Court on Tuesday put the affairs of the Indian Olympic Association (IOA) in the hands of a Committee of Administrators (CoA) in line...

CWG 2022: Covid-19 threat looms large, IOA asks athletes to avoid public places

The Indian Olympic Association (IOA) on Tuesday urged the national athletes, participating in the 2022 Commonwealth Games, to not spend much time in public places in Birmingham because of the threat of Covid-19.“The Indian Olympic Association has requested the...

IOA responds to IOC’s suspension threat

Three days after the International Olympic Committee (IOC) issued a suspension menace to the Indian Olympic Association (IOA) for its failure to maintain elections on time, IOA on Saturday has dubbed the world physique’s warning as “a little out...

CBI registers case against Batra after he resigns

The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has registered a case against Narinder Batra, the former president of the Indian Olympic Committee (IOA) and Hockey India, and four others for misappropriation of funds.According to The Tribune report, the case has...

IOA announces 322- strong Indian contingent for CWG

The Indian Olympic Association on Saturday announced a 322-strong contingent including 215 athletes and 107 officials and support staff for the upcoming Birmingham Commonwealth Games.The Games are scheduled to be held in British city from July 28 to August...

Vice President blows whistle on NOA

The Nagaland Olympic Association (NOA) was formed many years back but the official functioning started only after it was affiliated to the Indian Olympic Association (IOA) through the efforts of our present chief minister Neiphiu Rio who is also...

NOA vice president decries lack of transparency

In a shocking disclosure that exposed how the Nagaland Olympic Association (NOA) is being managed, its vice president and former DGP , K. Kire, Saturday expressed unhappiness over the lack of transparency where all the activities and decisions of...