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IMG-Reliance plan football academy, stadiums’ make-over (Lead)


August 23rd, 2012 - 9:51 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 23 (IANS) All India Football Federation's (AIFF) marketing partners IMG-Reliance Thursday proposed a centre for excellence in Baroda and have also come up with a plan to ... Read more...

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AIFF, clubs spar over I-League status


August 23rd, 2012 - 8:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 23 (IANS) The turf war over the property rights of the I-League between the All India Football Federation (AIFF) and the clubs continues. As things stand, the ... Read more...

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AIFF forms two bodies for club-licensing criteria


August 22nd, 2012 - 9:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 22 (IANS) With I-League clubs repeatedly failing to meet club licensing criteria, the All India Football Federation (AIFF) Wednesday formed two committees that would ensure that the ... Read more...

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Emergency Arab League meet on Syria


November 6th, 2011 - 11:19 pm ICT by IANS
Cairo, Nov 6 (IANS) The Arab League will hold a ministerial-level emergency meeting October 12 to discuss the continued violence in Syria, the Egypt's official MENA news agency reported Sunday.Qatari ... Read more...

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ONGC, Air India, HAL excluded from next season’s I-League


April 13th, 2011 - 7:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 13 (IANS) After missing several deadlines, three I-League clubs - Air India, ONGC and HAL - will finally face the axe from the elite division football league ... Read more...

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I-League kicks off without title sponsor, TV coverage


December 2nd, 2010 - 8:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 2 (IANS) For the first time in 14 years, the national football league, reincarnated as the I-league in 2006, will kick-off Friday without a title sponsor and television coverage. ... Read more...

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AIFF approaches Jindal, Videocon to sponsor I-League


November 12th, 2010 - 10:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 12 (IANS) All India Football Federation (AIFF) president Praful Patel has approached major industrial houses like Jindal Steel and Videocon to sponsor the I-League that has run into trouble. ... Read more...

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I-League to start in November with 14 teams


August 4th, 2010 - 10:51 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 4 (IANS) The All India Football Federation (AIFF) Wednesday decided against expanding the I-League to 16 teams and pushed back the tournament by two months for a November start. The ... Read more...

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Hamas rejects Arab League conditions on peace talks


July 30th, 2010 - 12:54 am ICT by IANS
Gaza, July 29 (DPA) The Islamic Hamas movement, which controls the Gaza Strip, Thursday rejected the Arab League's conditions on which its support for direct Israeli-Palestinian peace talks depend, calling them a ... Read more...

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Gulf in attitudes of those born after 70s, 80s and 90s: China survey


May 5th, 2010 - 5:21 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, May 5 (ANI): A survey has found that there is a huge difference in the attitudes on values among three Chinese generations who were born after the 70s, 80s and ... Read more...

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AFC sets up new committee for Indian football


April 4th, 2010 - 12:13 am ICT by IANS
Kuala Lumpur, April 3 (IANS) The Asian Football Federation (AFF) has set-up an ad-hoc committee under the chairmanship of president Mohammed bin Hammam to boost the development of Indian football. The formation ... Read more...

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AIFF seek Asian body’s help to professionalise I-League


December 16th, 2009 - 8:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 16 (IANS) The All India Football Federation (AIFF) has sought help from the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) to professionalise the I-League. AIFF general-secretary Alberto Colaco said the national federation ... Read more...

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AIFF likely to appoint ex-AFC official I-league advisor


November 28th, 2009 - 8:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 28 (IANS) The emergency committee of the All India Football Federation (AIFF) will meet in Kolkata Sunday to select a chief executive for the I-league and is also likely ... Read more...

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Asian football vice-chief wants Colaco to stay on


August 26th, 2009 - 6:49 pm ICT by IANS
By Abhishek Roy New Delhi, Aug 26 (IANS) As the All India Football Federation (AIFF) gets down Sunday to select the new general secretary, Asian Football Confederation (AFC) vice-president Manilal Fernando feels that ... Read more...

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Football administrator Nasir Ali dead


April 12th, 2009 - 6:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 12 (IANS) Eminent football administrator and former player Syed Nasir Ali passed away here Sunday after a heart attack. He was 59 and is survived by wife, three sons ... Read more...

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Second phase of I-League to start from Jan 23


November 12th, 2008 - 9:47 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 12 (IANS) The second phase of I-League football will start from Jan 23 with a double header in Mumbai and Ludhiana.In the 12th round's double header, Mumbai FC will ... Read more...

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AIFF fails to appoint a CEO to run I-League football


September 24th, 2008 - 3:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 24 (IANS) The All India Football Federation's (AIFF) step towards professionalising the game has suffered a initial set-back as the second edition of the I-League football will start Friday ... Read more...

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Arab League seeks compromises in Sudan-ICC crisis


July 20th, 2008 - 4:14 am ICT by IANS
DPA Cairo, July 20 (DPA) In an effort to avoid possible prosecution of the Sudanese president on genocide charges, an Arab League committee formed during an emergency meeting Saturday is trying to draw ... Read more...

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I-League clubs to comply with AFC licensing rules by June


February 25th, 2008 - 10:37 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, Feb 25 (IANS) All the clubs in the I-League's first and second division have to fulfil the licensing rules of the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) by June if they want ... Read more...

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