Friday, 1st July 2022


22 Jan 2018
Kim Jong-un's rumoured ex-lover and pop star visits South Korea in a show of inter-Korean Olympic faith.
18 Jan 2018
A Brooklyn museum showcases the controversial 1994 story of U.S. Olympic ice skaters Tonya Harding and Nancy Kerrigan.
8 Dec 2017
Organisers of the 2020 Olympic games reveal three sets of models from which the official mascots from the games will be chosen.
31 Oct 2017
Four-times Olympic and world champion posts a video on Twitter to confirm he is returning to the UK and splitting with his coach Alberto Salazar.
6 Sep 2017
Prosecutors accuse Nuzman of arranging bribes to bring the 2016 Olympic Games to Rio.
1 Aug 2017
Los Angeles has agreed to host the 2028 Summer Olympics, the city and the International Olympic Committee confirmed on Monday.
3 May 2017
Tokyo risks being one of the unhealthiest Olympic Games hosts in years as anti-smoking laws face opposition.
11 Mar 2017
The International Olympic Committee (IOC) cuts financial support to Kenya after the country's crisis-hit Olympic Committee failed to make changes to its constitution - a decision that could lead to a ban.
15 Feb 2017
Olympic champion Usain Bolt eyes career in soccer, says he will be as good as Wayne Rooney.


4 hours ago
The remains of Congolese icon Patrice Lumumba, the country's first prime minister, are laid to rest in Kinshasa. Belgium returned a tooth belonging to the murdered independence hero earlier this month. Also, African ministers of education were in Paris on Thursday for a UNESCO summit on tackling the devastating effect that the pandemic has had on education.
4 hours ago
The growing appetite for milk and meat is pushing the planet to the edge. But it doesn't need to be that way since there are many plant-based alternatives that aren't bad for the environment and still taste good.
5 hours ago
New Delhi has imposed a federal ban on some single-use plastics in a country that generates around 4 million tons of the material every year. Offenders can net hefty fines or a five-year jail sentence.
5 hours ago
Fashion today is about creating new paradigms: making beautiful and desirable clothes that also have a deep conscience.
7 hours ago
UNESCO World Heritage site the Château de Chambord became one of the world's most majestic concert venues this week, as British rocker Sting performed against the backdrop of its French Renaissance towers. The star also spoke about how his 1985 hit "Russians" is finding new relevance after the invasion of Ukraine.
7 hours ago
U.S., British embassy pride flags fly in face of Russia 'gay propaganda' law