International Olympic Committee

  • Wrestling rewarded after a six-month battle September 9, 2013

    The IOC voted wrestling back into the Olympics impressed with the strong revamp operation by the sport's governing body. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai September 5, 2013

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • IOA must accept all demands to conduct elections: IOC September 5, 2013

    The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has reportedly maintained its stand on the contentious chargesheet clause saying it wants the Indian Olympic Association (IOA) to adopt it for ensuring good governance. ...
  • Dispute boils among IOA members July 12, 2013

    The members of the Indian Olympic Association (IOA) continue to lack coordination as the non-authorized members have called for a meeting on Thursday without the consent from higher authorities. It has been reported that President Abhay Singh Chautala was not the one who took the authority to set up the meeting. ...
  • Can India return to the Olympics? May 15, 2013

    A crucial meeting between India's top sports officials and the International Olympic Committee is currently on at its headquarters in Switzerland to try and get India's suspension revoke. although IOA president VK Malhotra and IOC member Randhir Singh are not at this meeting, a nine member indian delegation is presenting...
  • IOC decision to drop wrestling from 2020 Olympics creates stir February 12, 2013

    The International Olympic Committee dropped wrestling from the 2020 Olympics on Tuesday. ...
  • IOC drops wrestling from 2020 Olympics February 12, 2013

    The IOC leaders dropped wrestling for the 2020 Games in a surprise decision to scrap one of the oldest sports on the Olympic program while retaining modern pentathlon in its list of core sports. ...
  • Should the Indian Olympic Association be disbanded? December 6, 2012

    The International Olympic Committee on Tuesday suspended IOA for conducting elections under government's sports code. ...
  • IOA to hold elections despite suspension December 5, 2012

    However, the IOC, which suspended the IOA on Tuesday, made it clear that it won't be recognised. ...
  • Have politicians finished the Indian Olympic movement? November 29, 2012

    India faces suspension by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) due to government interference in the forthcoming election of its national Olympic body. ...
  • International Olympic Committee ban looms large on India November 27, 2012

    The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has threatened to ban the Indian Olympic Association (IOA) if the upcoming elections (December 5) are not held according to the Olympic Charter. ...
  • IOC warns IOA of possible disaffiliation November 24, 2012

    In a letter to the Indian Olympic Association, the International Olympic Committee threatened to disaffiliate the national sports body if it followed government guidelines in the upcoming polls....
  • Won't drop Dow as sponsors: IOC snubs India February 16, 2012

    In a letter to the IOA, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) has stated that Dow Chemicals had no role in the 1984 Bhopal Gas Tragedy. ...