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Talks over Marriage Age Bill to be postponed as parliamentary panel members are unwell - ADTTalks over Marriage Age Bill to be postponed as parliamentary panel members are unwell - ADT

Talks over Marriage Age Bill to be postponed as parliamentary panel members are unwell

Instead, the committee will discuss Sports Ministry's Anti-Doping Bill. This was after many members of the Jaya Jaitley Committee called in sick and said they could not depose before the panel.

India News Jan 19, 2022, 12:09 PM IST

WADA looks to review status of cannabis on list of prohibited substances-ayhWADA looks to review status of cannabis on list of prohibited substances-ayh

WADA looks to review status of cannabis on list of prohibited substances

Cannabis has been on the list of WADA's prohibited substances for quite some time. However, with many countries legalising its use, WADA had decided to review its status on the list.

Sports Sep 15, 2021, 10:18 AM IST

USAs 100m hurdles champion Brianna McNeal banned for 5 years for dope violation-ayhUSAs 100m hurdles champion Brianna McNeal banned for 5 years for dope violation-ayh

USA's 100m hurdles champion Brianna McNeal banned for 5 years for dope violation

Brianna McNeal of the United States of America is an Olympic champion, winning the gold in 2016, while she happens to be a hurdles specialist. However, she had reportedly tampered with doping results last year, leading to her getting banned for five years.

Sports Jun 5, 2021, 12:07 PM IST

Wrestler Sumit Malik's Tokyo Olympics participation doubtful following failed dope test-ayhWrestler Sumit Malik's Tokyo Olympics participation doubtful following failed dope test-ayh

Wrestler Sumit Malik's Tokyo Olympics participation doubtful following failed dope test

Sumit Malik wrestles in the 125 kg category, having won a gold and a couple of silvers to date. While Tokyo Olympics would have been his first Olympic outing, it remains doubtful now as he has failed in the dope test during the Qualifiers in Bulgaria.

Sports Jun 4, 2021, 5:56 PM IST

German doctor Mark Schmidt jailed for running blood-doping ring-ayhGerman doctor Mark Schmidt jailed for running blood-doping ring-ayh

German doctor Mark Schmidt jailed for running blood-doping ring

Mark Schmidt happens to be a doctor from Germany. He was first charged in 2012 and has been found guilty on 24 occasions of using doping methods, besides practising banned drugs. Apart from being jailed, he has also been prohibited from exercising medicine and fined as well.

Sports Jan 16, 2021, 11:39 AM IST

NBA player Satnam Singh join farmers protest on the day he was banned for dopingNBA player Satnam Singh join farmers protest on the day he was banned for doping

NBA player Satnam Singh joins farmer's protest on the day he was banned for doping

Satnam Singh is the first-ever Indian to feature in the National Basketball Association, in the United States of America. He was drafted by Dallas Mavericks in 2015, while he has played for Texas Legends and St. John's Edge. He hails from Baloke, Punjab.

Sports Dec 24, 2020, 3:19 PM IST

From Shane Warne to Maria Sharapova: 5 top athletes who were banned for doping-ayhFrom Shane Warne to Maria Sharapova: 5 top athletes who were banned for doping-ayh

From Shane Warne to Maria Sharapova: 5 top athletes who were banned for doping

Athletes mesmerise the fans with their unique sporting skills, as they happen to earn a name for themselves. However, some of the athletes knowingly or inadvertently consume performance-enhancing drugs, which put them on the receiving end of a ban.

CRICKET Nov 20, 2020, 2:16 PM IST

From Yusuf Pathan to Shane Warne: Prominent cricketers who were caught for doping violation-ayhFrom Yusuf Pathan to Shane Warne: Prominent cricketers who were caught for doping violation-ayh

From Yusuf Pathan to Shane Warne: Prominent cricketers who were banned for doping violation

Yusuf Pathan was caught in the act after he had inadvertently consumed a banned substance that is commonly found in cough syrups. Shane Warne was heavily penalised for consuming a banned diuretic, as he was suspended for a year, prior to the 2003 ICC World Cup.

CRICKET Oct 3, 2020, 4:42 PM IST

Prithvi Shaw recalls torture should not happen to anyonePrithvi Shaw recalls torture should not happen to anyone

Prithvi Shaw recalls 'torture'; says should not happen to anyone

India's opening batsman Prithvi Shaw has opened on his doping ban and how that period away from cricket was 'torture'. He said he has learnt his lessons and is now careful about the medicines he takes

CRICKET Apr 9, 2020, 11:00 AM IST

Indian shot putter Navin Chikara banned 4 yearsIndian shot putter Navin Chikara banned 4 years

Indian shot putter Navin Chikara banned for 4 years

Navin Chikara, 23, has been banned for using a prohibited substance and his suspension period is effective from July 27, 2018

OTHER SPORTS Mar 28, 2020, 10:45 AM IST

Indian weightlifter Seema banned 4 yearsIndian weightlifter Seema banned 4 years

Indian weightlifter Seema banned for 4 years

Seema has been suspended for four years by NADA for a doping violation. She had won silver at the Commonwealth Championships in 2017

OTHER SPORTS Dec 28, 2019, 12:02 PM IST

Bangalore Turf Club CEO booked for doping horses what about othersBangalore Turf Club CEO booked for doping horses what about others

Bangalore Turf Club CEO booked for doping horses, what about others?

Horses, dogs and chickens bear the brunt of human greed. They are doped for a certain win and quick money. 

Apr 21, 2017, 6:22 AM IST

Maria Sharapovas ban cut to 15 monthsMaria Sharapovas ban cut to 15 months

Sharapova's ban cut to 15 months; will return to action in April

Maria Sharapova will return to action in April 2017 after her two-year doping ban was reduced to 15 months after she had appealed to the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS).

Oct 5, 2016, 3:45 AM IST

Ashwini Akkunji profileAshwini Akkunji profile

Ashwini Akkunji rises above doping controversy to live Olympic dream

From playing in her family’s 5-acre betel nut plantations to participating in the 2016 Olympics Rio, Ashwini Chidananda Shetty Akkunji has come a long way to realise her dream.

Aug 1, 2016, 10:38 AM IST