IOA chief Narinder Batra supports Hockey India's decision to withdraw from CWG to focus on Asian Games

Indian Olympic Association President Narinder Batra has backed Hockey India's decision to pull out from the Commonwealth Games 2022.

published on : 7th October 2021

Concern over Uranium Corporation pond overflow in Andhra's Thummalapalli

These ponds hold hazardous radioactive matter that is highly toxic in nature and is a constant menace to the health of people, groundwater, local water bodies, agriculture and livestock in the area.

published on : 5th September 2021

Two arrested in Kolkata for illegal possession of radioactive substances

One of the four pieces seized is suspected to be Californium, which has several practical uses and costs something around Rs 170 crore for one gram, police sources said.

published on : 26th August 2021

IOA ropes in Adani Group as sponsor for Tokyo Olympics

The Indian Olympic Association roped in the Adani Group as a sponsor for the Indian contingent at the ongoing Tokyo Games.

published on : 23rd July 2021

Tokyo Olympics: IOA chief Narinder Batra to remain in Japan till August 9

Indian Olympic Association president Narinder Batra will remain in Japan till August 9 to oversee the Tokyo Olympics.

published on : 19th July 2021

IOA chief Narinder Batra says Indian officials in Tokyo happy with arrangements

The officials will receive the first batch of the Indian Contingent of 90 in the Village, when it lands in Tokyo on July 18.

published on : 15th July 2021

Tokyo 2020 restrictions unfair for India, but time to face the situation, come back with glory: IOA chief Batra

The good thing is athletes will be allowed to train. But since Indian athletes travelling from home won’t be allowed to train with athletes from other NOCs, Batra said

published on : 9th July 2021

Need to overcome 'unfair' protocols to succeed in Tokyo Olympics: IOA chief Narinder Batra to Indian athletes

IOA President Narinder Batra said negotiations are still on to ease restrictions on training during quarantine.

published on : 30th June 2021

Tokyo Olympics: SAI and IOA sensitise Indian athletes on adapting to Japanese culture

Renowned media professional Joy Bhattacharjya moderated the session for which Go Sports Foundation is the knowledge partner.

published on : 30th June 2021

Indian athletes can train during three-day 'physical distancing' period in Tokyo, says IOC

IOC also says it will explain the actual situation to IOA more carefully.

published on : 23rd June 2021

There can't be any discrimination: Kiren Rijiju on additional COVID-19 restrictions on India's Olympic-bound

India's best performance in the Olympics came in 2012 when the country returned with six medals, including two silver medals.

published on : 22nd June 2021

IOA asserts its authority to use digital, video and image rights of Olympic-qualified athletes

The IOA asked all the national sports federations to inform their respective athletes regarding the stipulation.

published on : 22nd June 2021

Chartered flight to Tokyo for Olympics-bound athletes, officials

Olympic-bound athletes flying out of India will now leave for Tokyo in a special chartered flight organised by one of the federation’s officials.

published on : 21st June 2021

IOA unhappy with IOC's new COVID guidelines for Indians taking part in Tokyo Olympics

The IOA called these new guidelines 'highly unfair for Indian athletes who have worked hard for five years to be discriminated against just five days before the Olympics'

published on : 19th June 2021

Japan imposes stricter regulations on India's Olympic-bound, IOA says it's 'unfair and discriminatory'

On arrival, athletes and officials will not be allowed to interact with anyone else apart from their on delegation for three days.

published on : 19th June 2021
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