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National Games

Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju Expresses Optimism On Holding Of National Games

Jan 04, 2021 PTI

The Union Sports Minister admitted that the calendar for the games was in jeopardy due to COVID-19 and that the infrastructure was also affected

Much Delayed Goa National Games Postponed Indefinitely Due To COVID-19 Pandemic

May 28, 2020 PTI

The 36th National Games were scheduled to be held October 20 to November 4 this year in Goa

Goa To Seek Clarification From IOA Over Fate Of National Games

The coronavirus outbreak has brought all sporting activities to a grinding halt worldwide. In India, major events like the IPL have been postponed indefinitely and some tournaments cancelled

IOA Chief Hopes National Games Will Be Held As Scheduled Later This Year

Apr 07, 2020 PTI

Narinder Batra said he hopes the National Games will be a perfect preparatory platform for the Tokyo Olympics-bound Indian athletes

Gulmarg To Host National Winter Games From March 7

"There will be 30 events under four disciplines including snowboarding, snow skiing, cross country and snow show in which players from across the country would participate," the spokesman said

05 February, 2020

IOA Agrees In Principle To Hold 2022 National Games In Bengal: Narinder Batra


Batra strongly advocated that the National Games should be held every two years and said Chhattisgarh, Uttarakhand and Meghalaya have already bid for the next editions after Goa

31 August, 2019

Much-Delayed Goa National Games To Be Held Next Year: IOA


The Indian Olympic Association (IOA) finalised the dates during its meeting with the Goan delegation in New Delhi on Saturday

28 July, 2019

IOA Threatens Shifting National Games Out Of Goa After It Seeks Yet Another Postponement


After Kerala hosted the previous edition of the National Games in 2015, Goa has struggled to create the infrastructure and four postponements have been sought in the last three years

29 January, 2019

36th National Games In Goa To Be Postponed Again?

Outlook Web Bureau

After Goa expressed its inability to host the event in March-April, a furious Indian Olympic Association (IOA) has threatened to change the venue.

05 October, 2018

Much-Delayed Goa National Games To Be Held In March-April Next Year

Outlook Web Bureau

Five sports – Rugby, Wushu, Modern Pentathlon, Lawn Bowl, and Billiards and Snooker – will be added to the Games programme.

Photo Gallery

A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

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A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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