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Ranking of sports federations is not going to address any of sports’ most compelling problems

NSFs oppose ministry’s move to trim national events’ funding

In its order dated April 7 , the ministry had announced a uniform cap of Rs 2 lakh for sub-junior, junior and senior championships.


Sports bodies cold to Govt offer to hire CEOs

V K Malhotra said having a CEO paid by the government might mean surrendering control.

National teams asked to display SAI logo on kit

SAI's decision-making arm decided to appoint qualified CEOs to professionalise their management.

Sachin Tendulkar's visionary document hits roadblock

Sachin Tendulkar had suggested that sports should be made part of the school curriculum.

Tainted persons to be barred from IOA elections: IOC

In a 43-page draft revised constitution,the world body laid down the provisions concerning the election process of the IOA.


Ministry,IOA at loggerheads as revised sports bill reopens old wounds

Malhotra added he will meet the ministry officials to arrive at a solution in the first or second week of April and will decide whether to attend the Lausanne meeting only after that.

IOA rejects revised Sports Bill

The Indian Olympic Association on Tuesday rejected the revised draft of the National Sports Development Bill,calling it a "cruel joke" and an attempt to strangulate the autonomy of National Sports Federations.

The playing field: Maken vs ministers

Proposed Sports Bill was opposed by a group of ministers at a Cabinet meeting earlier this week.

IOA demands office space for sports federations

With the National Sports Federations being served notices of eviction for not paying rent for their office spaces,the IOA has written a letter to the sports ministry to immediately re-allot rooms at the SAI stadia where they were earlier housed.