• sports ministry removes r s sidhu and three other officials

    Sports Ministry Removes R S Sidhu And Three Other Officials

    Other Sports | July 06, 2011 22:49 IST

    New Delhi, July 6: The government today sacked four SAI officials in the wake of the doping scandal which has seen eight top athletes failing dope tests in the last few days.The latest development comes

  • pm says aiyar opposed commonwealth games on ideological

    PM Says, Aiyar Opposed Commonwealth Games On Ideological Grounds

    India | July 02, 2011 18:32 IST

    New Delhi, Jul 2: Prime Minister Manmohan Singh has asked the Sports Ministry for “relevant details” regarding the letters written by former sports minister Mani Shankar Aiyar on last year's Commonwealth Games. “The letters written

  • ihf hockey india agree in principle on merger

    IHF, Hockey India Agree In Principle On Merger

    Hockey | June 21, 2011 22:59 IST

    New Delhi, Jun 21 :  After squabbling for long over who should run the game in the country, Hockey India and Indian Hockey Federation appeared to be heading towards a merger with both the federations

  • 103 players tested positive this year sports ministry

    103 Players Tested Positive This Year: Sports Ministry

    India | September 11, 2010 17:14 IST

     New Delhi: Admitting that the menace of doping was rampant in the country, the Sports Ministry on Saturday disclosed that 103 Indian sports-persons, including juniors have flunked dope test in the last eight months.  Recently,

  • sports ministry asks oc to sack darbari mohindroo

    Sports Ministry Asks OC To Sack Darbari, Mohindroo

    India | August 03, 2010 15:24 IST

    New Delhi : The Sports Ministry appears headed for an all-out confrontation with the Commonwealth Games Organising Committee (OC), with the former, late on Sunday night, writing to Suresh Kalmadi to immediately relieve two top