Indian Olympic Association Ioa
Jharkhand  /  Published 08.10.20

Sport: 24 talent scouts named

Chief minister Hemant Soren handed over appointment letters to 24 newly recruited district sports officers (DSOs) on Thursday, the first time such a group was being hired in the state, and asked them ...
By Our Correspondent in Ranchi

Sports  /  Published 13.08.20

Inox group to sponsor Indian team for Tokyo Olympics

  The Tokyo Olympics was rescheduled to next year due to the COVID-19 pandemic. It will be held from July 23 to August 8 in 2021. As part of the partnership the Group will also support team'...
By PTI in New Delhi

Sports  /  Published 29.06.20

NSF setback not a worry for fraternity

The sports ministry may have withdrawn provisional annual recognition granted to 54 national sports federations (NSFs) on the directions of the Delhi High Court, but the common refrain is it will not ...
By Angshuman Roy in Calcutta

Opinion  /  Published 19.07.19

Equestrian Federation: bravery or bravado?

The Equestrian Federation of India (EFI) is on a collision course with both the Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports and the Indian Olympic Association. Its actions have left riders in India and overs...
By G. Rajaraman in

Sports  /  Published 05.05.20

IOA fears loss of motivation

The Indian Olympic Association (IOA) apprehends that a prolonged absence from sports could lead to a loss of motivation for athletes and has therefore sought suggestions from stakeholders on ways of g...
By Angshuman Roy in Calcutta

Sports  /  Published 23.03.20

Sebastian Coe joins defer-Games chorus

World Athletics chief Sebastian Coe has called for the Tokyo Olympics to be postponed over the coronavirus pandemic as Canada pulled out of the Games and Japan’s Prime Minister admitted a delay coul...
By Amit Roy and Agencies in London

Sports  /  Published 29.12.19

5-member panel formed

Equestrian state associations, for long neglected by the Equestrian Federation of India (EFI), have formed a five-member committee to push the EFI to be compliant with the National Sports Development ...
By A Staff Reporter in Calcutta

Sports  /  Published 11.02.20

Ministry set to probe

The sports ministry is contemplating an inquiry into an “unauthorised” Indian team’s participation in a ‘circle style’ kabaddi World Cup in Pakistan, which has kicked up a storm. The players...
By PTI in New Delhi

Sports  /  Published 24.03.20

Boost for India hopefuls

Former India badminton chief coach Vimal Kumar feels the decision to postpone Olympics to 2021 is a huge boost for Indian shuttlers.“It will help us to do a lot of introspection. In the last few mon...
By Angshuman Roy in Calcutta

Sports  /  Published 19.03.20

Meets on hold, javelin throwers quarantined

The Athletics Federation of India (AFI) will not be able to conduct the two legs of the Indian Grand Prix, scheduled for Friday and March 25, respectively, at the Netaji Subhas Bose-National Institute...
By Angshuman Roy in Calcutta


Download our latest App

to get update on the go...


Copyright © 2020 The Telegraph. All rights reserved.