September 17, 2021 5:06 pm
The IOC first announced a vaccine roll-out program with Chinese authorities for athletes and officials in March.
July 30, 2021 5:42 pm
Mary Kom on Thursday and Lovlina Borgohain on Friday fought in uniforms which neither featured their names nor identified their countries at the back of their vests.
July 27, 2021 7:01 pm
Several potential members of the Refugee Olympic Team forfeited their chance of competing at the Tokyo Games by leaving in recent years to stay in Europe and avoid returning to a training camp for runners in Kenya.
July 23, 2021 4:45 pm
IOC’s U-turn one day after excluding images of athletes’ demonstrations from highlight packages.
June 15, 2021 12:00 pm
The IOC says more that 80% of those staying in the Olympic Village will be fully vaccinated, although it did not provide details how it reached that conclusion.
May 27, 2021 1:51 pm
The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has remained firm in its “absolute yes” stance, while recent surveys have revealed that a majority of Japanese citizens are calling for the Games to be cancelled or postponed.
March 17, 2021 3:57 am
In response to a question asked by Congress MLA Shailesh Parmar, the state government said that it has attracted the attention of the erring firms towards the government’s notification dated March 31, 1995, in this regard.
March 13, 2021 9:25 am
The IOC has seen its key product -- the summer and winter editions of the Olympics -- lose some of its shine in recent years, failing to ignite enthusiasm among potential host cities, scared off by the size and cost of the world’s biggest multi-sports event.
January 28, 2021 9:18 am
IOC president Thomas Bach said any speculation about the Tokyo Olympics, including talk of postponement or cancellation, was not helpful.
January 26, 2021 12:48 pm
Vaccinating those who will be a part of the Olympics is seen as one of the critical factors in delivering safe Games. Two scenarios are emerging at the moment.