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Olympian Krishna Poonia fielded by Congress from Jaipur rural seat

The Congress on Monday fielded Olympian discus thrower Krishna Poonia from the Jaipur Rural constituency.

02 Apr 2019 9:24 AM

PAC clean chit to Manmohan Singh in CWG scam

For greater transparency, the PAC has sought the media’s presence to witness its deliberations that are conducted behind closed doors.

12 Apr 2017 1:30 AM

Sports Ministry lifts IOA’s suspension

The suspension was removed with immediate effect after it removed the corruption-tainted duo of Suresh Kalmadi and Abhay Singh Chautala.

13 Jan 2017 6:31 PM

IOA revokes appointments of Kalmadi, Chautala

The elevation of Kalmadi and Chautala kicked up a storm and stunned the Indian sports fraternity.

10 Jan 2017 9:29 AM

Sports Min suspends IOA over Kalmadi appointment

The Sports Ministry had earlier threatened to severe ties with the body if it failed reverse its decision.

30 Dec 2016 9:03 PM


Vijay Goel hits out at Indian Olympic Association chief

Goel informed that the sports ministry has now issued a showcause notice to the IOA and given it time till tomorrow to respond.

30 Dec 2016 2:29 AM

Abhay Chautala offers to resign if IOC disapproves

Abhay Chautala Suresh Kalmadi were made life presidents at the IOA's Annual General Meeting in Chennai on December 27.

29 Dec 2016 8:21 PM

Ajay Maken: IOA decision bad for India’s image

The Congress leader further said the countdown of bad days for Indian sports has begun post this irrational decision.

29 Dec 2016 4:38 AM

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

Suresh Kalmadi declines IOA Life President's post

Sports Minister Vijay Goel had slammed the IOA’s move to elevate Kalmadi and Abhay Singh Chautala to Life Presidents of the body.

28 Dec 2016 4:37 PM


Vijay Goel slams appointment of Kalmadi, Chautala as IOA Life Presidents

Kalmadi was jailed for 10 months for his involvement in the 2010 Delhi Commonwealth Games corruption scandal.

28 Dec 2016 10:28 AM