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The Economic Times
India stingy during training, splurges after medalsas governments scramble to bask in reflected glory. India's strange funding mod
India stingy during training, splurges after medals
The Economic Times / Posted 21 hours ago
as governments scramble to bask in reflected glory. India's strange funding model is evident also in the fact that the Indian Olympic Association announced a prize of Rs 50 lakh for winning gold, Rs 30 lakh for silver and Rs 20 lakh for... Read more
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New Kerala
Only 1 of 27 Indian sports bodies has athlete as president ( - newkerala.com #109169Services, an advisory, which analysed publicly available data from 27 sports as
Only 1 of 27 Indian sports bodies has athlete as president ( - newkerala.com #109169
New Kerala / Posted 22 hours ago
Services, an advisory, which analysed publicly available data from 27 sports associations and federations (including the Indian Olympic Association). The IOA's members include 38 national sports federations (NSFs). Of these 38 NSFs, sports and... Read more
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dna
Many Indians failed to touch even qualifying timingssame athletes who had surpassed Olympic benchmarks, barely a month before the g
Many Indians failed to touch even qualifying timings
dna / Posted yesterday
same athletes who had surpassed Olympic benchmarks, barely a month before the games, fell way below them during the Games. Indian Olympic Association (IOA) officials said that their representatives were in Rio and would comment later on dna’s... Read more
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dna
Lesser medals, more questionseven missing the target in initial rounds, to lose to virtually unknown opponen
Lesser medals, more questions
dna / Posted yesterday
even missing the target in initial rounds, to lose to virtually unknown opponents.Shooters misfire Shooters, who as an Indian Olympic Association (IOA) official rightly described have more stamped visas than even the foreign minister of India,... Read more
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dna
Rio Olympian Sudha Singh tested positive for Swine Flu, not Zikain New Delhi in April, where she clocked nine minutes 26.55 seconds. Before th
Rio Olympian Sudha Singh tested positive for Swine Flu, not Zika
dna / Posted yesterday
in New Delhi in April, where she clocked nine minutes 26.55 seconds. Before the commencement of the Rio Olympics, the Indian Olympic Association had issued a detailed advisory to all the athletes and support staff in view of the Zika virus... Read more
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New Kerala
Treebo offers all Indian Olympians free lifetime vacations - newkerala.com #109037of our properties across the country," said Co-founder Treebo Hotels, Rahul Cha
Treebo offers all Indian Olympians free lifetime vacations - newkerala.com #109037
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
of our properties across the country," said Co-founder Treebo Hotels, Rahul Chaudhary. "We have written a letter to the Indian Olympic Association about this, and look forward to hosting our athletes". As a part of the initiative, each of the... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Rio athelete Sudha Singh tested positive for swine flu, not Zikain New Delhi in April, where she clocked nine minutes 26.55 seconds. Before th
Rio athelete Sudha Singh tested positive for swine flu, not Zika
Hindustantimes.com / Posted yesterday
in New Delhi in April, where she clocked nine minutes 26.55 seconds. Before the commencement of the Rio Olympics, the Indian Olympic Association had issued a detailed advisory to all the athletes and support staff in view of the Zika virus... Read more
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dna
Waterless in Rio: Vijay Goel passes the buck to IOA, assures probestations allotted to India during her marathon event, Union Sports Minister Vij
Waterless in Rio: Vijay Goel passes the buck to IOA, assures probe
dna / Posted yesterday
stations allotted to India during her marathon event, Union Sports Minister Vijay Goyal on Monday said that it the Indian Olympic Association (IOA) which was responsible to keep track of such matters. Goyal said that he will definitely... Read more
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Deepika
Sports News Detailin New Delhi in April, where she clocked nine minutes 26.55 seconds. Before th
Sports News Detail
Deepika / Posted 2 days ago
in New Delhi in April, where she clocked nine minutes 26.55 seconds. Before the commencement of the Rio Olympics, the Indian Olympic Association (IOA) had issued a detailed advisory to all the athletes and support staff in view of the zika... Read more
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asianage
Leave sport to talentofficer was a fine radiologist, and would know when to give a Combiflam. Beside
Leave sport to talent
asianage / Posted 2 days ago
officer was a fine radiologist, and would know when to give a Combiflam. Besides, his father is the vice-president of the Indian Olympic Association. He would certainly know what to do if there was a medical emergency. Oh yes, we also won medals.... Read more
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asianage
Leave sport to talentofficer was a fine radiologist, and would know when to give a Combiflam. Beside
Leave sport to talent
asianage / Posted 2 days ago
officer was a fine radiologist, and would know when to give a Combiflam. Besides, his father is the vice-president of the Indian Olympic Association. He would certainly know what to do if there was a medical emergency. Oh yes, we also won medals.... Read more
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New Kerala
Jaisha marathon row: Goyal passes the buck to IOA, assures probe - newkerala.com #108535stations allotted to India during her marathon event, Union Sports Minister Vij
Jaisha marathon row: Goyal passes the buck to IOA, assures probe - newkerala.com #108535
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
stations allotted to India during her marathon event, Union Sports Minister Vijay Goyal on Monday said that it the Indian Olympic Association (IOA) which was responsible to keep track of such matters. Goyal said that he will definitely look... Read more
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New Kerala
CBI court tells Chautala to seek permission before going abroad - newkerala.com #108497and prosecution counsel. Abhay's counsel informed the court that being a sport
CBI court tells Chautala to seek permission before going abroad - newkerala.com #108497
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
and prosecution counsel. Abhay's counsel informed the court that being a sports administrator and former President of the Indian Olympic Association (IOA), he had gone for the Olympics. He also contended that no specific condition regarding... Read more
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New Kerala
Cash awards pour in for Sindhu - newkerala.com #108459of Haryana and Madhya Pradesh. Sindhu's employers Bharat Petroleum Corporation
Cash awards pour in for Sindhu - newkerala.com #108459
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
of Haryana and Madhya Pradesh. Sindhu's employers Bharat Petroleum Corporation Limited (BPCL) awarded her Rs 75 lakh, the Indian Olympic Association (IOA) gave Rs 30 lakh while the All India Football Federation (AIFF) gifted Rs 5 lakh. Apart from... Read more
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The Economic Times
Scrap the sports ministry: To succeed at Olympics, India must emulate the most successful sporting countriesdifferent walks and report, say, to the President of the country. It would look
Scrap the sports ministry: To succeed at Olympics, India must emulate the most successful sporting countries
The Economic Times / Posted 2 days ago
different walks and report, say, to the President of the country. It would look at infra, competitions, interface with the Indian Olympic Association as also health and HRD ministries to sustain the 'national vision'. Key to NSC's success would be... Read more
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New Kerala
India's ( Olympic spend a third of UK's -- and falling - newkerala.com #108169Infrastructure Finance Company Limited, a public-sector company, contributed Rs
India's ( Olympic spend a third of UK's -- and falling - newkerala.com #108169
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
Infrastructure Finance Company Limited, a public-sector company, contributed Rs 30 crore to the NSDF for three years. The Indian Olympic Association (IOA) received donations from Reliance Jio, Edelweiss Financial Services, Amul, Tata Salt,... Read more
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Khaleej Times
Olympics: 'Good-time' Indian officials under fire for Rio flopsuffered the humiliation of being banned from flying its flag at the opening ce
Olympics: 'Good-time' Indian officials under fire for Rio flop
Khaleej Times / Posted 2 days ago
suffered the humiliation of being banned from flying its flag at the opening ceremony following corruption concerns. The Indian Olympic Association (IOA) suffered a 14-month ban which was only lifted after it elected new leaders, excluding those... Read more
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The Telegraph
Yogeshwar fails to bring cheerbest show. But he, too, returned empty handed. "Why blame the shooters alone?
Yogeshwar fails to bring cheer
The Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
best show. But he, too, returned empty handed. "Why blame the shooters alone? The success in London spoilt us," said an Indian Olympic Association (IOA) official. "Six medals in 2012 gave us false hopes. We failed to produce talented youngsters... Read more
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Business Standard India
Sakshi Malik to be Indian flagbearer at Games closinginspiration for all women in India and I am sure many more will follow them," G
Sakshi Malik to be Indian flagbearer at Games closing
Business Standard India / Posted 3 days ago
inspiration for all women in India and I am sure many more will follow them," Gupta said. N Ramachandran, President of the Indian Olympic Association, came to the Olympic Village and wished the two medallists and their coaches. "I met Sindhu and... Read more
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New Kerala
IOA chief Ramachandran awarded the Olympic Order - newkerala.com #108078Rio de Janeiro, Aug 22 : Indian Olympic Association (IOA) President N. Ramachan
IOA chief Ramachandran awarded the Olympic Order - newkerala.com #108078
New Kerala / Posted 3 days ago
Rio de Janeiro, Aug 22 : Indian Olympic Association (IOA) President N. Ramachandran was awarded the Olympic Order for his outstanding services to the Olympic movement on Sunday. The Olympic Order is the highest award of the Olympic Movement and is... Read more
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The Hindu
Sakshi Malik to carry tricolour at Olympics closing ceremonyThese young ladies have been an inspiration for all women in India and I am sur
Sakshi Malik to carry tricolour at Olympics closing ceremony
The Hindu / Posted 3 days ago
These young ladies have been an inspiration for all women in India and I am sure many more will follow them,” he added. Indian Olympic Association (IOA) President N. Ramachandran came to the Olympic Village and wished the two medallists and... Read more
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dna
India's pride Sakshi Malik to be flagbearer at closing ceremonyinspiration for all women in India and I am sure many more will follow them," G
India's pride Sakshi Malik to be flagbearer at closing ceremony
dna / Posted 3 days ago
inspiration for all women in India and I am sure many more will follow them," Gupta said. N Ramachandran, President of the Indian Olympic Association, came to the Olympic Village and wished the two medallists and their coaches. "I met Sindhu and... Read more
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New Kerala
Sakshi to carry tricolour at Olympics closing ceremony - newkerala.com #108062These young ladies have been an inspiration for all women in India and I am sur
Sakshi to carry tricolour at Olympics closing ceremony - newkerala.com #108062
New Kerala / Posted 3 days ago
These young ladies have been an inspiration for all women in India and I am sure many more will follow them," he added. Indian Olympic Association (IOA) President N. Ramachandran came to the Olympic Village and wished the two medallists and... Read more
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The Economic Times
Olympics: The sublime and the ridiculous at RioThen there was the clinching bit that explained it all: Dr Tony is the son of S
Olympics: The sublime and the ridiculous at Rio
The Economic Times / Posted 3 days ago
Then there was the clinching bit that explained it all: Dr Tony is the son of Sardar Tarlochan Singh, vice-president of the Indian Olympic Association. The rest — Dr Tony mostly hung out at the hotel pools, started drinking at 3 pm every day, and... Read more
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The Economic Times
Olympics:The sublime and the ridiculous at RioThen there was the clinching bit that explained it all: Dr Tony is the son of S
Olympics:The sublime and the ridiculous at Rio
The Economic Times / Posted 4 days ago
Then there was the clinching bit that explained it all: Dr Tony is the son of Sardar Tarlochan Singh, vice-president of the Indian Olympic Association. The rest — Dr Tony mostly hung out at the hotel pools, started drinking at 3 pm every day, and... Read more
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Business Standard India
Narsingh Yadav ban: Why anti-doping agency WADA took a tough standpositive for prohibited substances and that would have been WADA's real concern
Narsingh Yadav ban: Why anti-doping agency WADA took a tough stand
Business Standard India / Posted 5 days ago
positive for prohibited substances and that would have been WADA's real concern. Reacting to the ban imposed on Narsingh, Indian Olympic Association Secretary General Rajeev Mehta told PTI that the wrestler was beaten by his compatriots who did... Read more
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New Kerala
Russia could be behind Narsingh's ban in Rio : Lawyer - newkerala.com #107076to get their own lawyer to Rio de Janeiro for the hearing and that may have pro
Russia could be behind Narsingh's ban in Rio : Lawyer - newkerala.com #107076
New Kerala / Posted 5 days ago
to get their own lawyer to Rio de Janeiro for the hearing and that may have proved decisive. The WFI has demanded a CBI inquiry and the Indian Olympic Association (IOA) general secretary Rajeev Mehta also said all this cannot be sheer co-incid... Read more
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Business Standard India
Narsingh Yadav ban: Why the World Anti-Doping Agency took a tough standpositive for prohibited substances and that would have been WADA's real concern
Narsingh Yadav ban: Why the World Anti-Doping Agency took a tough stand
Business Standard India / Posted 5 days ago
positive for prohibited substances and that would have been WADA's real concern. Reacting to the ban imposed on Narsingh, Indian Olympic Association Secretary General Rajeev Mehta told PTI that the wrestler was beaten by his compatriots who did... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Banned Narsingh Yadav was let down by compatriots: IOAbehalf of wrestler Narsingh Yadav after CAS overturned the clean chit given to
Banned Narsingh Yadav was let down by compatriots: IOA
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
behalf of wrestler Narsingh Yadav after CAS overturned the clean chit given to him by the National Anti-Doping Agency, the Indian Olympic Association blamed unnamed compatriots for his ouster from the Olympics and the four-year ban slapped on... Read more
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CNBC
Why is India so bad at sports?conflicts of interest and corruption, he noted. Sporting associations itself a
Why is India so bad at sports?
CNBC / Posted 6 days ago
conflicts of interest and corruption, he noted. Sporting associations itself are no strangers to scandals. In 2012, the Indian Olympic Association (IOA) was suspended from the International Olympic Committee (IOC) for electing leaders with... Read more
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New Kerala
Cash awards pour in for Olympic bronze medallist Sakshi - newkerala.com #106846also declared that Sakshi will be promoted to the rank of a gazetted officer.
Cash awards pour in for Olympic bronze medallist Sakshi - newkerala.com #106846
New Kerala / Posted 6 days ago
also declared that Sakshi will be promoted to the rank of a gazetted officer. Apart from these awards, the Indian Olympic Association (IOA) had declared a cash reward of Rs 20 lakh. Moreover, according to the Ministry of Youth... Read more
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The Economic Times
Rio Olympics: Unfortunate WADA appealed so late; confident Narsingh will be cleared by CAS, says Chef de Mission Rakesh Guptaclean chit to Indian wrestler Narsingh Yadav's participation in the Rio Olympic
Rio Olympics: Unfortunate WADA appealed so late; confident Narsingh will be cleared by CAS, says Chef de Mission Rakesh Gupta
The Economic Times / Posted 7 days ago
clean chit to Indian wrestler Narsingh Yadav's participation in the Rio Olympics will come up for hearing here. The Indian Olympic Association has engaged a lawyer to represent Narsingh at the hearing before the CAS, being held at the ad hoc... Read more
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New Kerala
Unfortunate WADA appealed so late, confident Narsingh will be cleared by CAS: Rakesh Gupta - newkerala.com #106478clean chit to Indian wrestler Narsingh Yadav's participation in the Rio Olympic
Unfortunate WADA appealed so late, confident Narsingh will be cleared by CAS: Rakesh Gupta - newkerala.com #106478
New Kerala / Posted 7 days ago
clean chit to Indian wrestler Narsingh Yadav's participation in the Rio Olympics will come up for hearing here. The Indian Olympic Association has engaged a lawyer to represent Narsingh at the hearing before the CAS, being held at the ad hoc... Read more
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The Hindu
Dipa Karmakar, Jitu Rai recommended for Khel Ratnasource said. No clarity It is also not clear who has recommended Dipa’s name f
Dipa Karmakar, Jitu Rai recommended for Khel Ratna
The Hindu / Posted 7 days ago
source said. No clarity It is also not clear who has recommended Dipa’s name for the award. State governments, the Indian Olympic Association, the National Sports Federation concerned (there is no recognised NSF in case of gymnastics due to... Read more
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New Kerala
Tarlochan Singh defends son's appointment as CMO - newkerala.com #106303Ludhiana, Aug.17 : Indian Olympic Association (IOA) vice-president Tarlochan Si
Tarlochan Singh defends son's appointment as CMO - newkerala.com #106303
New Kerala / Posted 7 days ago
Ludhiana, Aug.17 : Indian Olympic Association (IOA) vice-president Tarlochan Singh on Wednesday defended his son Pawandeep Singh's appointment as the Chief Medical Officer of the Indian contingent at the ongoing Olympics Games, which is being held in... Read more
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New Kerala
Order on plea to cancel Abhay Chautala's bail on Aug 22 - newkerala.com #106327and prosecution counsel. Abhay's counsel apprised the court that being a sport
Order on plea to cancel Abhay Chautala's bail on Aug 22 - newkerala.com #106327
New Kerala / Posted 7 days ago
and prosecution counsel. Abhay's counsel apprised the court that being a sports administrator and former President of the Indian Olympic Association, he has gone for the Olympics. He also contended that no specific condition regarding seeking... Read more
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New Kerala
CBI wants to cancel Abhay Chautala's bail - newkerala.com #106285defence and prosecution counsel. Abhay's counsel apprised the court that being
CBI wants to cancel Abhay Chautala's bail - newkerala.com #106285
New Kerala / Posted 7 days ago
defence and prosecution counsel. Abhay's counsel apprised the court that being a sports administrator and ex-President of Indian Olympic Association, he has gone for the Olympics. He also contended that no specific condition regarding seeking... Read more
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asianage
Haryana Minister Anil Vij travels to Rio, to 'stand by Indian players'areas which are off limits for non-participants. Overall, at least 40 Indian o
Haryana Minister Anil Vij travels to Rio, to 'stand by Indian players'
asianage / Posted 7 days ago
areas which are off limits for non-participants. Overall, at least 40 Indian officials are in Rio as guests of the Indian Olympic Association (IOA), which is a government body. India is yet to win a medal at the 2016 Rio Olympics. (This... Read more
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dna
Global anti-doping body puts Narsingh, WFI on the matSingh was "damn sure that Narsingh will be fighting on August 19 here". On Tue
Global anti-doping body puts Narsingh, WFI on the mat
dna / Posted 8 days ago
Singh was "damn sure that Narsingh will be fighting on August 19 here". On Tuesday, he was called by WADA, along with Indian Olympic Association (IOA) secretary general Rajiv Mehta, to hand over summons for the August 18 hearing on the... Read more
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The Telegraph
Doping bout before matchrequesting them to ask Narsingh to reach its ad hoc office at Windsor Hotel in
Doping bout before match
The Telegraph / Posted 8 days ago
requesting them to ask Narsingh to reach its ad hoc office at Windsor Hotel in Copacabana. Narsingh went there along with Indian Olympic Association (IOA) secretary Rajeev Mehta and WFI president Brijbhushan Sharan Singh. When the Indian... Read more
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dna
Sushil Kumar gives an advice to Narsingh Yadav, who faces Olympic disqualificationfaces the prospect of a career-ending four-year ban if the Court of Arbitration
Sushil Kumar gives an advice to Narsingh Yadav, who faces Olympic disqualification
dna / Posted 8 days ago
faces the prospect of a career-ending four-year ban if the Court of Arbitration for Sports (CAS) upholds WADA's appeal. Indian Olympic Association Secretary General Rajeev Mehta said Narsingh's legal counsel Vidushpat Singhania would fight the... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Rio Olympics: WADA appeals against clean chit to Narsingh Yadavfaces the prospect of a career-ending four-year ban if the Court of Arbitration
Rio Olympics: WADA appeals against clean chit to Narsingh Yadav
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 8 days ago
faces the prospect of a career-ending four-year ban if the Court of Arbitration for Sports (CAS) upholds WADA's appeal. Indian Olympic Association Secretary General Rajeev Mehta said Narsingh's legal counsel Vidushpat Singhania would fight the... Read more
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dna
Is Lodha 'medicine' the bitter pill Indian Olympians need?to oversee implementation of those recommendations for ‘renewal’ of BCCI. What
Is Lodha 'medicine' the bitter pill Indian Olympians need?
dna / Posted 9 days ago
to oversee implementation of those recommendations for ‘renewal’ of BCCI. What ails BCCI is similar to the 'sickness' of Indian Olympic Association, and all other sports federations. They have been captured by some politicians and bureaucrats,... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Court wonders how Abhay Chautala, bailed in DA case, went for Rio Olympicsjudge Sanjay Garg-I was informed that Abhay Chautala was absent as he, being a
Court wonders how Abhay Chautala, bailed in DA case, went for Rio Olympics
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 10 days ago
judge Sanjay Garg-I was informed that Abhay Chautala was absent as he, being a sports administrator and former president of Indian Olympic Association, has gone to attend the Rio Olympics from August 2 to 25. His counsel moved an application... Read more
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dna
How did tainted Abhay Chautala end up in Rio: CBI courtJudge Sanjay Garg-I was informed that Abhay Chautala was absent as he, being a
How did tainted Abhay Chautala end up in Rio: CBI court
dna / Posted 10 days ago
Judge Sanjay Garg-I was informed that Abhay Chautala was absent as he, being a sports administrator and former President of Indian Olympic Association, has gone to attend the Rio Olympics from August 2 to 25. His counsel moved an application seeking... Read more
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Business Standard India
Court wonders how Abhay Chautala went to attend Rio OlympicsJudge Sanjay Garg-I was informed that Abhay Chautala was absent as he, being a
Court wonders how Abhay Chautala went to attend Rio Olympics
Business Standard India / Posted 10 days ago
Judge Sanjay Garg-I was informed that Abhay Chautala was absent as he, being a sports administrator and former President of Indian Olympic Association, has gone to attend the Rio Olympics from August 2 to 25. His counsel moved an application... Read more
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New Kerala
Small challenges to massive security structure at Rio Olympics - newkerala.com #104890layers of safeguards around the athletes and the event venues which have been s
Small challenges to massive security structure at Rio Olympics - newkerala.com #104890
New Kerala / Posted 10 days ago
layers of safeguards around the athletes and the event venues which have been successful in avoiding any big episode," Indian Olympic Association President Narayana Ramachandran told IANS. Brazil has also set up an Integrated Anti-Terrorism... Read more
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New Kerala
'Phenomenally proud of our athletes in Rio," PM Modi responds to Tendulkar - newkerala.com #104800athletes who have failed and those who are striving to bring laurels for the co
'Phenomenally proud of our athletes in Rio," PM Modi responds to Tendulkar - newkerala.com #104800
New Kerala / Posted 11 days ago
athletes who have failed and those who are striving to bring laurels for the country at the Rio Games. Tendulkar, 43, the Indian Olympic Association goodwill ambassador, was present in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, to boost the morale of the a... Read more
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dna
Victory and setback are part of life: PM Modi reaches out to Indian Olympians after Sachin's request& dedication of every Indian athlete who is in Rio makes us very proud. They ar
Victory and setback are part of life: PM Modi reaches out to Indian Olympians after Sachin's request
dna / Posted 11 days ago
& dedication of every Indian athlete who is in Rio makes us very proud. They are India's pride," he tweeted. An Indian Olympic Association goodwill ambassador, Tendulkar was present in Rio de Janeiro to boost the morale of the... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Tendulkar urges Modi to talk about Rio-bound athletes on I-Daytruly deserve the recognition which can inspire many more to follow their foots
Tendulkar urges Modi to talk about Rio-bound athletes on I-Day
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 11 days ago
truly deserve the recognition which can inspire many more to follow their footsteps," 43-year-old batting legend added. An Indian Olympic Association goodwill ambassador, Tendulkar was present in Rio de Janeiro to boost the morale of the... Read more
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