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India to step up campaign for 2032 Olympics after pandemic: sports chief

India faces competition from Thailand, Russia and Colombia for the 2026 event; Australia, China and Koreas are also in the running

02 May 2020 11:00 AM

Sports minister Kiren Rijiju reiterates autonomy of NSFs is paramount

IOA president alleged interference by TOPS (Target Olympic Podium Scheme) CEO Rajesh Rajagopalan.in the functioning of NSFs

18 Apr 2020 2:57 PM

IOA chief says postponed Olympic qualifiers will happen

National Sports Federations have been asked to share information on athletes' training plans

28 Mar 2020 5:22 PM

IOA confident of on-time Tokyo Games

If the IOC says the Olympics will go on we will have to participate irrespective of any threat: IOA official

19 Mar 2020 1:26 PM

Narinder Batra meets Amit Shah, briefs on preparation for Tokyo Olympics

Fit India Movement, Target Olympic Podium Scheme (TOPS) Programme and Khelo India Youth Games were also discussed during their meet.

09 Dec 2019 3:09 PM


IOA president writes to Kiren Rijiju, urging to boycott CWG Games 2022

The IOA president further said that India bagged most of the medals in shooting category and by removing it India's position will come down.

28 Jul 2019 8:56 AM

India set to be hockey hotbed: Narinder Batra

Earlier this week, Batra became the first Asian head of the FIH since the body’s inception in 1924.

16 Nov 2016 3:30 AM

Narinder Batra becomes 1st Indian president of FIH

Batra has crisscrossed the globe to seek votes in the last few weeks.

12 Nov 2016 5:38 PM