Sports Ministry

Paralympic body derecognised but elections on

The committee is of the view that it is a little harsh on them because it was based on a complaint by an individual.

published on : 11th September 2019

BCCI vs Ministry 'cold war' leaves South Africa A's India tour in limbo

Normally, whenever a country tours India, the BCCI intimates the sports ministry about the itinerary and gets a routine clearance which helps the visiting sides to carry out their visa processes.

published on : 31st July 2019

Rowing Federation of India targetted? No, says sports ministry

RFI president had sent a letter to sports minister alleging ‘discourteous and disrespectful behaviour’ by sports secretary Radheshyam Julaniya during an ACTC meeting.

published on : 26th June 2019

Visa issue, Olympic preparation challenges for new minister

Kiren Rijiju, one of the most versatile politicians of the current political dispensation, has been chosen to lead the Sports Ministry.

published on : 1st June 2019

Sports Ministry reviews after failures in hockey, wrestling

The hockey federation even has begun a three-day performance assessment programme for hockey coach Roelant Oltmans.

published on : 1st September 2017

All India Tennis Association gets back recognition from Sports Ministry

Recognition is given almost a year after the tennis body's renewal was put on hold due to non-compliance with the contentious Sports Code.

published on : 26th August 2017

Government removes para-sports coach Satyanarayana from Dronacharya nominees 

Satyanarayana was dropped out due to a criminal case pending against him, but the Sports Ministry made no changes to the list of names for the Khel Ratna and Arjuna awards.

published on : 19th August 2017