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Aug 05, 2017
One year on, the only legacy of Rio Olympics 2016 is abject dysfunction, not prosperityThe true legacy that Rio 2016 has is that the Olympics must be delivered on more equitable and sustainable terms in the future.
Jul 27, 2017
Sports ministry declare spending of Rs 32.81cr on Target Olympic Podium Scheme but no targets yet for Tokyo 2020Sports Ministry on Thursday said it has spent a total of ₹32.81 crore so far under Target Olympic Podium (TOP) scheme, which was rolled out in March 2015, for assisting athletes preparing for the Olympics.
Jul 24, 2017
Tokyo 2020: Japan marks three-year countdown to Olympics even as organising struggles continueJapan Monday marked three years before the 2020 Tokyo Olympics with celebrations and fanfare — even as organisers struggle to contain soaring costs and restore credibility.
Jul 24, 2017
Tokyo 2020: Japan launched 'telework' campaign in bid to curb transport congestion before OlympicsJapan on Monday launched a national exercise to encourage tens of thousands of commuters to work from home, in a bid to ease rail and road congestion before the 2020 Tokyo Olympics and reform the country's workaholic culture.
Jul 22, 2017
FINA World Championships: Swimming ushers in new era post Michael Phelps' retirementThe world swimming championships will usher in a new era following the retirement of American great Michael Phelps when eight days of racing commence at Budapest's Duna Arena on Sunday.
Jul 21, 2017
Tokyo Olympics 2020 face added risk of earthquakes, tsunamis due to shifting tectonic platesFor modern Olympic host cities, the twin threats of terrorism and financial ruin constantly loom but Tokyo has a different problem.
Jun 30, 2017
IOC insists that Tokyo 2020 Olympics' venue will be ready in timeThe International Olympic Committee (IOC) insisted on Friday the showpiece venue for the Tokyo 2020 Summer Games would be completed on schedule after a disastrous roll-out of the initial plans.
Jun 28, 2017
Tokyo 2020: Olympic shooter Joydeep Karmakar hopeful of India's medal chances in mixed team eventsFormer Olympian Joydeep Karmakar is upset that his pet 50m rifle prone event has been dropped from 2020 Tokyo Games.
Jun 28, 2017
IOC praises Tokyo 2020 organisers for slashing costs, but warns against soaring Olympic budgetsThe International Olympic Committee (IOC) on Wednesday praised Japanese organisers for slashing costs for the 2020 Tokyo Games, but warned that soaring Olympic budgets could see future bids dry up.
Jun 27, 2017
British Olympic gold medallist Mo Farah has no regrets on calling time on glittering track careerMo Farah will race his last 10,000m on the IAAF circuit at the Golden Spike meet in the northeastern Czech city of Ostrava on Wednesday.