Articles about National Anti Doping Agency (NADA)

NADA hands Indian basketball player Satnam Singh two-year doping ban

24 Dec 2020

Sports
NADA hands Indian basketball player Satnam Singh two-year doping ban

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.

Indian cricketers issued NADA notices for not disclosing whereabouts

15 Jun 2020

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Indian cricketers issued NADA notices for not disclosing whereabouts

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.

Two Indians fail dope tests ahead of Olympics: Details here

11 Dec 2019

Sports
Two Indians fail dope tests ahead of Olympics: Details here

The world is still in shock over the four-year ban of Russia by the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) over multiple violations.

Will cricket finally be a part of Olympics?

13 Aug 2019

Sports
Will cricket finally be a part of Olympics?

Cricket is one of the few major sports which is not played in the Olympics.

BCCI agrees to come under NADA - Details here

10 Aug 2019

Sports
BCCI agrees to come under NADA - Details here

After years of resistance, the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has finally decided to come under the ambit of the National Anti Doping Agency (NADA).

Indian weightlifter under IWF dope scanner: Details here

09 Jul 2019

Sports
Indian weightlifter under IWF dope scanner: Details here

Indian weightlifter Swati Singh has found herself under the scanner of the International Weightlifting Federation (IWF) for doping violations.

Doping Scandal: Nirmala Sheoran, four other athletes test positive

27 Nov 2018

Sports
Doping Scandal: Nirmala Sheoran, four other athletes test positive

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.

BCCI unlikely to come under National Anti-Doping Agency's scanner soon

20 Oct 2018

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BCCI unlikely to come under National Anti-Doping Agency's scanner soon

The International Cricket Council wants to include cricket in the Olympic Games.

The International Cricket Council bats for cricket in 2028 Olympics

26 Sep 2018

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The International Cricket Council bats for cricket in 2028 Olympics

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.

Boxer Amit Panghal might not get Arjuna award

09 Sep 2018

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Boxer Amit Panghal might not get Arjuna award

Asian Games 2018 gold medalist, Amit Panghal won hearts with a superb show in Indonesia.

Mukul Mudgal Committee suggests jail term for dope suppliers

07 Aug 2018

Sports
Mukul Mudgal Committee suggests jail term for dope suppliers

The Mukul Mudgal Committee has recommended that the suppliers of banned substances to athletes should be sent to prison.

#CareerBytes: Central government job openings currently available in North India

12 Jun 2018

India
#CareerBytes: Central government job openings currently available in North India

Many Indians prefer government jobs over joining the private sector as they feel such jobs provide job security, better perks/allowances, medical benefits, etc.

5 Khelo India gold medalists test positive for banned substances

27 Mar 2018

Sports
5 Khelo India gold medalists test positive for banned substances

The Khelo India School Games has been hit with a doping scandal after 12 athletes tested positive for banned substances.

India's top javelin-thrower Kang fails dope-test; may get four-year ban

28 Feb 2018

Sports
India's top javelin-thrower Kang fails dope-test; may get four-year ban

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.

BCCI refuses to be subjected to doping tests by NADA

10 Nov 2017

Sports
BCCI refuses to be subjected to doping tests by NADA

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.

Nalin Kohli made vice-chairman of anti-doping disciplinary panel

02 Nov 2017

India
Nalin Kohli made vice-chairman of anti-doping disciplinary panel

BJP spokesperson Nalin Kohli has been made the vice-chairman of the Anti-Doping Disciplinary Panel (ADDP) under the National Anti-Doping Agency (NADA).

NADA gets permission to conduct dope tests on Indian cricketers

29 Oct 2017

Sports
NADA gets permission to conduct dope tests on Indian cricketers

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).

Relay runner Priyanka Panwar banned for doping

12 Sep 2017

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Relay runner Priyanka Panwar banned for doping

India's premier relay runner Priyanka Panwar has been banned for eight years on account of doping.

Kaur fails second dope test; removed from World Championships squad

20 Jul 2017

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Kaur fails second dope test; removed from World Championships squad

Shot-putter Manpreet Kaur was removed from the Indian team for the upcoming World Athletics Championships after her second dope test was positive.

Asian shot-put champion Manpreet Kaur fails dope test

19 Jul 2017

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Asian shot-put champion Manpreet Kaur fails dope test

India's shot put gold medallist Manpreet Kaur tested positive for a banned substance in a test conducted by the National Anti-Doping Agency (NADA) during the Federation Cup National Championships in June.

Doping charges: Goalkeeper Subrata Paul escapes with a warning

06 Jul 2017

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Doping charges: Goalkeeper Subrata Paul escapes with a warning

Indian goalkeeper Subrata Paul escaped with a warning from the National Anti-Doping Agency (NADA) for violating anti-doping rule earlier this year.

Javelin thrower Rohit Yadav handed provisional suspension by NADA

27 May 2017

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Javelin thrower Rohit Yadav handed provisional suspension by NADA

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'.

Subrata Paul asks for an early hearing against doping charges

03 May 2017

Sports
Subrata Paul asks for an early hearing against doping charges

India's top goalkeeper Subrata Paul has requested the NADA to schedule an early hearing in the doping case after his sample A tests came positive for a banned substance.

Goalkeeper Subrata Paul suspended after failing dope test

26 Apr 2017

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Goalkeeper Subrata Paul suspended after failing dope test

One of India's top goalkeepers, Subrata Paul was handed a provisional suspension by the All India Football Federation (AIFF) after he failed a dope test conducted last month.

Cyclone Nada brings rain, cheers to TN farmers

02 Dec 2016

India
Cyclone Nada brings rain, cheers to TN farmers

Cyclone Nada weakened into a depression and made landfall in Nagapattinam.

Tamil Nadu braces for cyclone Nada, state government on alert

01 Dec 2016

India
Tamil Nadu braces for cyclone Nada, state government on alert

Tamil Nadu gears up for cyclone Nada which is likely to make landfall in the early hours of Dec 2 between Vedaranniyam and Puducherry, close to Cuddalore.

Shuttler Sindhu stuns! Storms into the final

19 Aug 2016

Sports
Shuttler Sindhu stuns! Storms into the final

India is assured of another Olympic medal as badminton player PV Sindhu beat Japan's Nozomi Okuhara in the women's badminton singles semi-finals.

PV Sindhu shocks World's No 2, enters semi-finals!

17 Aug 2016

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PV Sindhu shocks World's No 2, enters semi-finals!

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.

Sprinter Dharambir banned for life; Rio dreams shattered

03 Aug 2016

Sports
Sprinter Dharambir banned for life; Rio dreams shattered

Indian sprinter Dharambir Singh was handed a life ban by the Athletics Federation of India (AFI).