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Aug 11, 2020 18:08
The ministry acceded to IOA’s request after its president Narinder Batra and secretary general Rajeev Mehta held a meeting with Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju and Sports Secretary Ravi Mittal on Tuesday. read more
Aug 10, 2020 23:03
In a letter sent on Monday, the IOA requested Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju for a meeting to discuss the issues while also asking to recall the Ministry order of August 7. read more
Aug 09, 2020 14:03
The ministry has asked the 57 NSFs, which had their provisional recognition withdrawn on the instructions of the HC for violation of the National Sports Code’s age and tenure guidelines, to reply to the questionnaire by August 11. read more
Aug 04, 2020 19:02
The meeting chaired by Rijiju was also attended by Sports Secretary Ravi Mital, Director General, Sports Authority of India Sandip Pradhan and other senior officials of the sports ministry. read more
Aug 03, 2020 16:38
Rijiju said the ministry was also thinking about giving financial assistance to state governments and the federation to organise local leagues to give the platform for talent scouting at the grassroot -- panchayat and municipality -- level. read more
Jul 30, 2020 12:23
According to a release issued by the sports ministry, the 22-year-old athlete, who has won 24 gold medals at the state Wushu Championship, was sanctioned the money through the Pandit Deen Dayal Upadhyay National Welfare Fund for Sportspersons. read more
Jul 25, 2020 19:56
Haryana has done well in all three editions of KIYG. While they came second in both 2019 and 2020 editions (200 medals in 2020 and 159 medals in 2019), Haryana won it in 2018 with 102 podium finishes (38 gold, 26 silver, 38 bronze). read more
Jul 25, 2020 15:38
Kiren Rijiju said the talented youngsters will be guided by a world-class coaching facility during their journey to become world champions. read more
Jul 14, 2020 18:35
The state ministers lauded the steps taken by the Ministry to promote grassroot-level sport as well as Olympic-level training in all the states. read more
Jul 11, 2020 18:02
The ministry has been providing financial assistance to former athletes like 1998 Bangkok Asian Games gold medallist boxer Dingko Singh in their times of crisis. read more
Jul 08, 2020 18:24
Rijiju, who was speaking at a webinar on the ‘Role of Coporate India for Fit India’ organised by Assocham, said the corporate sector will also be told to do the same. read more
Jul 02, 2020 20:25
The four-year contracts to be given to new coaches will, however, be on the basis of recommendation from the respective National Sports Federations. read more
Jun 30, 2020 15:44
The app aims to create a bridge between athletes and the NADA by providing easily accessible information on various aspects of sport, and most importantly about prohibited substances and their inadvertent use which may affect the career of athletes. read more
Jun 29, 2020 16:27
India’s sportspersons are pleading for warning as dialogue rages on whether or not competitions can resume by August. read more
Jun 27, 2020 16:54
The Sports Ministry on Thursday withdrew provisional annual recognition granted to 54 NSFs on the directive of the Delhi High Court, which asked it to maintain status quo till further orders. read more