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Govt accepts all FIFA demands, seeks to end CoA mandate in SC application

The sports ministry's move can be seen as an attempt to salvage the FIFA Under-17 Women's World Cup scheduled to be held in October

22 Aug 2022 11:08 AM

Covid-19 pandemic delays National Sports Awards process

Nominations for the awards are generally invited in April while the ceremony to confer them is held on August 29

26 Apr 2020 6:32 PM

AAI liasing with Sports Ministry to facilitate treatment for ailing Limba Ram

He developed swelling in both his legs as injections he was being being administered could not be procured due to the lockdown

25 Apr 2020 7:51 PM

Only prayer on Mirabai Chanu's lips: God let the Tokyo Games go on

Mirabai's Olympic debut was disappointing as she failed to lift the weight in all three attempts in clean & jerk

22 Mar 2020 3:00 PM

SAI regional centres to serve as quarantines to tackle COVID-19: Sports Ministry

In the national capital itself SAI has 10 regional centres and five stadiums which can serve as quarantines for at least 2,000 people

22 Mar 2020 2:55 PM


AFI cancels Friday's Indian Grand Prix, postpones next month's Fed Cup

Athletics Federation of India had no option but cancel following a directive from ministry

19 Mar 2020 8:25 PM

Don't have trials, tournaments till April 15: Ministry advises NSFs

The fresh advisory puts a question-mark on the upcoming Indian Grand Prix Athletics that is to be held on Friday

19 Mar 2020 3:29 PM

PM Modi chairs meeting with Sports Ministry officials over Tokyo Olympics preparation

Modi headed the meeting at his residence, 7 Lok Kalyan Marg, on November 20.

09 Dec 2019 5:52 PM

Ministry gives nod to 804-member contingent

Three out of the 122 coaches submitted by the IOA has been cleared at no cost to government as P-Card category.

12 Aug 2018 12:36 AM

Sports Ministry does a U-turn!

Eminent sportspersons appointed as National Observers are upset after being directed by the Sports Ministry to tender their resignations.

06 Apr 2018 12:15 AM


Rajyavardhan Rathore appointed as India's new sports minister

Rathore replaces Vijay Goel, who has been made the Minister of State for Parliamentary Affairs.

03 Sep 2017 6:29 PM

Arun Jaitley raises Sports Ministry budget by 350 crore

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley allocated increased funds to the Sports Ministry while presenting the annual budget.

01 Feb 2017 4:55 PM

Ministry issues show-cause to IOA, threatens derecognition

Sports Minister Vijay Goel said that it will severe ties with the IOA if the decision to make Kalmade life president is not overturned.

28 Dec 2016 8:18 PM