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Mar 24, 2020
Tokyo Olympics 2020: Japan prime minister Shinzo Abe, IOC president Thomas Bach to hold talks about rescheduling GamesJapan Prime Minister Shinzo Abe will hold a telephonic conversation with IOC president Thomas Bach regarding a possible rescheduling of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics at 11:00 GMT (4:30 pm IST) on Tuesday.
Mar 24, 2020
Coronavirus Outbreak: No torch, no torchbearers, no public as Tokyo readies for torch relayThe Tokyo Olympic torch relay will start on Thursday as planned in northeastern Fukushima prefecture — but with no torch, no torchbearers, no public, and little ceremony
Mar 14, 2020
Tokyo Olympics 2020: Governor Yuriko Koike vows thorough measures to combat coronavirus during torch relay through JapanTokyo governor Yuriko Koike’s comments came after Greece’s Olympic Committee on Friday cancelled the remainder of the Olympic torch relay through the country to avoid attracting crowds that could raise the risk of virus contagion.
Aug 03, 2016
Rio 2016: Olympic torch passes through host city amid samba, protestsThe Olympic flame landed by boat in Rio de Janeiro on Wednesday to a welcome committee of samba dancers, cheering crowds and small protests ahead of the opening ceremony.
Jul 10, 2012
Streaker tries to disrupt Olympic torch relayPolice arrested a naked man who streaked past crowds just before former Olympian Steve Redgrave was to handle the Olympic torch.