Indian Olympic Association

TNIE Impact: Indian Olympic Association to help divyang cricketer Dhami

Divyang cricketer Dhami and his 65-year-old father have taken up menial work to take care of their family.

published on : 29th July 2020

We are confident of Tokyo hosting successful Games next year: Indian Olympic Association

The IOA wished the athletes and officials world over, and the Tokyo organisers a successful Games next year.

published on : 23rd July 2020

Indian Olympic Association asks for proposal on gender equality

30% of women representation is required within the governing bodies of the sports organisations belonging to the olympic movement to maintain gender equality.

published on : 13th July 2020

Sporting competitions in India to return by October: IOA President

Batra added that 'unique' Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) have already been put together for 'most sports'.

published on : 4th June 2020

COVID-19: IOA asks Sports Ministry for one-time assistance

Indian Olympic Association on Sunday wrote a letter to Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju.

published on : 18th May 2020

Indian Olympic Association plea to let campers train

The decision was taken during a meeting of IOA’s Preparation Committee held via video conference under the chairmanship of Lalit Bhanot on Wednesday.

published on : 23rd April 2020

Will wait for a month before any decision: IOA after Canada pulls out of Olympics amid COVID-19 fear

When contacted and asked if India is also contemplating acting on the lines of Canada, Sports Secretary RS Julaniya said the ministry is not in consultation with anyone at the moment.

published on : 23rd March 2020

Bowing to speaking softly, Indian athletes for Olympics to get lessons on Japanese etiquette

The athletes will be given lessons on how to behave in public places.

published on : 11th February 2020

IOA denies International Olympic Committee vice-president John Coates claim on 2032 games

Coates, who is also president of the Australian Olympic Committee (AOC), said that Queensland in Australia is the frontrunner to host the quadrennial event.

published on : 7th February 2020

India's proposal to host CWG shooting, archery events backed by UK House of Lords

In a letter to the CGF President Dame Louis Martin, Batra said the cost of the shooting's conduct will be met largely by the NRAI.

published on : 4th February 2020

Goa ready to host National Games: Batra

Indian Olympic Association (IOA) president Narinder Batra has said that Goa is fully equipped to host the National Games from October 20 to November 4.

published on : 3rd February 2020

IOA scraps RFI polls for proxy votes

During the Annual General Body Meeting of the IOA last month, Batra and secretary Rajeev Mehta had jointly decided that a re-election is needed because of two reasons.

published on : 5th January 2020

Commonwealth Championship: Shooting and archery get government nod

For shooting, NRAI has ag­r­eed to underwrite the entire expenditure of close to `10 crore, while IOA has quoted `3.5 crore as the sum for archery. 

published on : 5th January 2020

Coding error dominates 2019

Apart from Sports Code controversy, mismanagement of NSFs & NDTL fiasco were among year’s unsavoury incidents

published on : 31st December 2019

IOA ends boycott call for 2022 Commonwealth Games

The IOA will submit the ISSF and NRAI proposal to the CGF sports committee.

published on : 31st December 2019
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