No takers for Commonwealth Games
Friday, January 3, 2020, 8:15 PM
The Indian Olympic Association seems quite confused about what it wants to do with regard to carrying the Olympic Movement forward in the country. Last May, IOA secretary general Rajeev Mehta had talked of boycotting the 2022 Commonwealth Games in Birmingham as the shooting was not included in the program. Batra's view was, in many sporting events, the quality of the field was poor.
Ministry forms an expert committee to review Sports Code
Thursday, November 28, 2019, 5:25 PM
The Ministry for Youth Affairs and Sports has decided to constitute an expert committee to review the National Sports Code draft for good governance. The committee will also be suggesting measures for making the code acceptable to all the stakeholders so that a balance is struck between the autonomy of National Sports Federations (NSF).
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