National Anti Doping Agency (NADA): News
01 Feb 2023Ministry of Sports
The Sports Ministry has been allocated a budget of Rs. 3,397.32 crore for the fiscal year 2023-24, making it the biggest-ever allocation for the sports sector.
03 Oct 2022Javelin Throw
Indian javelin thrower Shivpal Singh has been handed a four-year suspension after he failed a dope test by NADA's Anti-Doping Disciplinary Panel.
24 Dec 2020NBA
Satnam Singh Bhamara, the first Indian player to be drafted into NBA, has been handed a two-year ban by the National Anti-Doping Agency's (NADA) disciplinary panel for failing a dope test.
15 Jun 2020KL Rahul
Five centrally-contracted Indian cricketers, Cheteshwar Pujara, Ravindra Jadeja, KL Rahul, Smriti Mandhana and Deepti Sharma, have been issued notices by the National Anti-Doping Agency (NADA) for failing to disclose their whereabouts.
11 Dec 2019Russia News
The world is still in shock over the four-year ban of Russia by the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) over multiple violations.
09 Jul 2019World Anti-Doping Agency
Indian weightlifter Swati Singh has found herself under the scanner of the International Weightlifting Federation (IWF) for doping violations.
27 Nov 2018India
India's quarter-miler Nirmala Sheoran is among five athletes, who have tested positive for banned substances, as a fresh sporting doping scandal rocks the country.
20 Oct 2018International Cricket Council (ICC)
The International Cricket Council wants to include cricket in the Olympic Games.
26 Sep 2018International Cricket Council (ICC)
The International Cricket Council (ICC) wants to make cricket an Olympic sport and the governing body is eyeing for a slot in the 2028 Games.
07 Aug 2018Central Bureau Of Investigation (CBI)
The Mukul Mudgal Committee has recommended that the suppliers of banned substances to athletes should be sent to prison.
27 Mar 2018Khelo India
The Khelo India School Games has been hit with a doping scandal after 12 athletes tested positive for banned substances.
28 Feb 2018India
Top Indian javelin thrower Davinder Singh Kang has been suspended provisionally by the world athletics governing body after he returned positive for a steroid in an out-of-competition test last week.
10 Nov 2017International Cricket Council (ICC)
BCCI has said that the Indian cricketers do not come under the ambit of the National Anti-Doping Agency (NADA), as the cricket board already follows ICC's code which is based on WADA (World Anti-Doping Agency) standards.
02 Nov 2017Delhi
BJP spokesperson Nalin Kohli has been made the vice-chairman of the Anti-Doping Disciplinary Panel (ADDP) under the National Anti-Doping Agency (NADA).
29 Oct 2017World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA)
India's Ministry of Sports has given its go ahead to the National Anti Doping Agency (NADA) to conduct dope tests on Indian cricketers and adopt the rules of World Anti Doping Agency (WADA).
27 May 2017India
National Anti Doping Agency (NADA) handed a provisional suspension to javelin thrower Rohit Yadav after his tests were found positive for using a banned substance 'stanozolol'.
17 Aug 2016India
Indian shuttler PV Sindhu has kept India's hopes of winning a medal alive at the Rio Olympics by storming into the semi-finals of women's singles event.
03 Aug 2016India
Indian sprinter Dharambir Singh was handed a life ban by the Athletics Federation of India (AFI).