In the continuous fight against doping in sports, the Ministry of Youth Affairs & Sports, Government of India, Food Safety & Standards Authority of India (FSSAI) and National Institute of Pharmaceutical Education & Research, Hyderabad (NIPER Hyderabad) signed a tripartite Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to create nutritional supplement testing capacity in India, provide information & build awareness about the risks associated with use of nutritional supplements, increase research opportunities in the clean sport & anti-doping domain and provide options for safe and dop

Dec 23, 2021 18:12
NEW DELHI: The National Dope Testing Laboratory (NDTL) on Thursday regained the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) accreditation, which was suspended in 2019 due to its failure to meet global standards.  The announcement was made by Union Sports Minister Anurag Thakur on his official twitter handle. 
Oct 13, 2020 11:10
NEW DELHI: The National Anti-Doping Agency (NADA) on Monday tweeted that it had started collecting samples of players competing in the Indian Premier League in the UAE, after enlisting personnel from Dubai.
Oct 09, 2020 19:10
MUMBAI: The IPL got underway in the UAE on September 19 but the National Anti-Doping Agency's (NADA) dope control officers (DCOs) are still nowhere to be seen. The sample collection drive of cricketers participating in the IPL is yet to begin as the country's anti-doping watchdog awaits clearance from the Central government authorities for its dope control officers (DCOs) to travel to the UAE.
Dec 10, 2019 16:12
NEW DELHI: Hindi film actor Suniel Shetty was on Tuesday appointed the brand ambassador of the National Anti-Doping Agency (NADA). The country’s anti-doping body is hoping that Shetty's celebrity status helps its efforts to clean up sports in the country from the menace, PTI reports.
Nov 23, 2019 15:11
NEW DELHI: The All India Football Federation (AIFF), in collaboration with the National Anti-Doping Agency (NADA), is set to conduct anti-doping awareness workshops for all footballers, along with the support staff of all clubs taking part in the Hero Indian Super League and the Hero I-League.
Aug 24, 2019 14:08
NEW DELHI: Grasping the handle provided by the World Anti-Doping Agency's suspension of the National Dope Testing Laboratory (NDTL) with both hands, the BCCI is now expressing faux concern over India's dope testing regimen.
Aug 01, 2019 17:08
NEW DELHI: Two inter-related actions by the Sports Ministry are the clearest indicators yet that the rules of engagement between the government and the Board of Control for Cricket are a-changing (hat tip to Bob Dylan), and how!
Mar 18, 2019 13:03
MUMBAI: In a major concession to the global cricket community, the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) indicated Monday it was ready to work with the National Anti-Doping Agency (NADA) for the next six months on a trial basis.
Feb 12, 2019 16:02
NEW DELHI: The Indian Olympic Association (IOA) has expressed concern over the National Anti-Doping Bill 2018 which was recently proposed by the retired Justice Mukul Mudgal of the Supreme Court, Indian Express reports.
Jan 30, 2019 12:01
MUNICH: The National Anti-Doping Agency of Germany (NADA) announced Tuesday that Switzerland-based sports technology company Sportradar will assist them in its intelligence & investigation work related to relevant doping issues.