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Athletes must give Covid-free undertaking before dope tests

June 06, 2020 1:52 pm

Since the time the pandemic-induced lockdown came into force, anti-doping activities across the country have virtually come to a standstill. Now, as training resumes, NADA wants to restart policing the athletes.

Sportspersons' bizarre explanations: Sex, lies and a whole lot of bunkum after doping

February 07, 2020 9:10 am

Over the years, sportspersons have come up with bizarre explanations to convince hearing panels that they ingested the drug unintentionally.

Punjab exempts former servicemen, sr citizens from dope test for arms licences

August 09, 2018 5:45 am

The dope test was made compulsory for arms licence seekers by the Central government two years ago.  However, Punjab implemented it only six months ago.

Punjab government mulls performance audit of its employees

July 21, 2018 9:22 am

Punjab Chief Secretary Karan Avtar Singh will take a call on whether to get the audit done from a private company or ask the departments to prepare a database of every employee, their responsibilities, performance and utility.

Punjab minister wants dope test for those contesting Panchayat polls

July 05, 2018 7:49 pm

Bajwa's statement comes a day after Chief Minister Amarinder Singh ordered a mandatory dope test of all government employees, including police personnel, from the time of their recruitment through every stage of their service.

Khelo India School Games: 12 U-17 athletes fail dope test, 5 of them gold medalists

March 27, 2018 8:34 am

NADA has notified 12 athletes who failed dope tests during the inaugural Khelo India Games. Among those who have tested positive are four wrestlers, three boxers, two gymnasts and one athlete each from judo, volleyball and athletics.

India's elite javelin thrower flunks dope test, pulled out of Indian Grand Prix

February 28, 2018 8:04 am

The India athlete had last year failed a dope test but was allowed to compete because the substance did not attract a provisional suspension.

Sangwan attends tribunal

October 02, 2013 3:19 am

Sangwan,tested positive for a performance-enhancing drug during the closing stages of this year’s IPL.

Renjith Maheswary,a dope cheat or Arjuna Awardee? No answer yet

September 17, 2013 2:55 am

The NDTL analysis of Maheswary’s samples showed unusually high amount of ephedrine.

AFI's role in 'clearing' Maheswary under the scanner

September 02, 2013 2:10 am

Athletics Federation of India’s (AFI) role in clearing triple jumper Renjith Maheswary’s name for the Arjuna award has come under the scanner.