Presidents of the International Olympic Committee: Current Affairs, GK & News - 2020-2021
Afghan player Samira Asghari nominated for International Olympic Committee (IOC) membership
Published: July 22, 2018
A young Afghan basketball player, Samira Asghari has been nominated for the International Olympic Committee (IOC) membership. She is among 9 candidates for membership of the body in a move to boost women’s rights. Regarding to this, IOC President Thomas Bach stated that the nomination of Samira Asghari will send a message not only to ..
Mary Kom become first Indian to be picked as AIBA representative at IOC athletes’ forum
Published: September 24, 2017
M C Mary Kom, the five-time world champion and Olympic bronze-medallist, has become the first Indian to be picked as the International Boxing Association’s (AIBA) representative for the IOC Athletes’ Forum scheduled in November 2017. She has been invited to attend the 8th International Olympic Committee’s (IOC) Athletes’ Forum in Lausanne from November 11th to ..