Indian Olympic Association

IOA baton in Usha's hand, race turns a fresh corner

She never ran in a CWG as the Indian government decided to pull out due to apartheid in 1986 when she was at the peak of her career.

published on : 4th December 2022

Usha set to become IOA chief

The Olympian and multiple Asian Games gold medallist has been nominated to the Rajya Sabha by BJP earlier this year

published on : 27th November 2022

PT Usha set to get elected as IOA chief unopposed

There will be contests for one post of vice president (female), joint secretary (female). There were 12 candidates in the fray for four executive council members.

published on : 27th November 2022

Usha to contest for IOA president's post

Former athletics great understood to have strong backing from several quarters  

published on : 26th November 2022

IOA polls: Suspense on post of president continues as big names enter fray  

There are other indicators that suggest otherwise. He is a very busy chief minister and with the 2024 elections on the horizon, there would be quite a lot on his plate.

published on : 22nd November 2022

Big names likely in electoral college; focus on BAI chief and Assam CM

The RO and his team would be scrutinising the names and the federations who will be eligible to vote.

published on : 21st November 2022

PT Usha, Yogeshwar Dutt among eight SOMs picked by IOA Athletes Commission

The other six SOMs are M M Somaya (hockey), Rohit Rajpal (tennis), Akhil Kumar (boxing), Suma Shirur (shooting), Aparna Popat (badminton) and Dola Banerjee (archery).

published on : 20th November 2022

Supreme Court says no to IOA’s early hearing plea

The bench said no to IOA’s plea that was requesting an urgent hearing so that the changes could be made before the completion of the electoral college.

published on : 18th November 2022

NSFs nomination notice issued for IOA elections

The election will be held as per the Supreme Court-appointed one-member committee of retired judge L Nagenswara Rai’s amended constitution that was approved by the SC and later ratified by the IOA.

published on : 17th November 2022

SC directs its orders of Oct 10, Nov 3 on adoption, polling for IOA be scrupulously followed

Mehra claimed that the draft constitution was adopted in the AGM of the IOA on November 10 but the minutes of the meetings show that there were some variations, which have been adopted.

published on : 16th November 2022

Athletes' Commission elected amid withdrawals and drama

What was expected to be a new beginning for the IOA, ended in the same old story -- unanimous election.

published on : 14th November 2022

Sindhu, Mirabai, Gagan, Mary to contest for posts in Athletes' Commission

In all, there are 39 members — 19 men and 20 women — contesting for the commission posts.

published on : 14th November 2022

IOA election process on after chaotic SGM

Amended IOA constitution in force, SC says objections raised in house will be heard on December 7

published on : 12th November 2022

SC to hear on December 7 plea related to adoption of draft constitution of IOA

Faced with the threat of suspension from the IOC if elections are not held by December coupled with the directives of the Supreme Court, the IOA had no other option but to bring the changes.

published on : 11th November 2022

Amid confusion, amended constitution 'adopted' at IOA's SGM

Though Mehta said that the election process would start on Friday, some members asked can it happen if there are objections to the constitution.

published on : 11th November 2022

More Olympians in Athletes Commission, NSFs to 'appoint' two representatives

There will be 10 members, five male and five female athletes, who will be elected by their peers.

published on : 8th November 2022

More light on IOA athletes commission composition today

Total number of members for said commission, nomination and selection process expected to be finalised

published on : 7th November 2022

Indian Olympic Association polls to be held on December 10

A bench of Justices DY Chandrachud and Hima Kohli also allowed circulation of the draft amended constitution among members of the IOA as per rules, so that it could be adopted in the general body.

published on : 3rd November 2022

IOA draft constitution ready, Supreme Court hearing today

The SC-appointed one-man committee of retired judge, L Nageswara Rai, has apparently completed the drafting of the constitution and has sent it to persons concerned for perusal. 

published on : 3rd November 2022

Indian Olympic Association calls for SGM on November 10

Meeting to be held at Olympic Bhavan in New Delhi; adopting amended constitution primary agenda.

published on : 22nd October 2022
1 2 3 >