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Dec 11, 2018
International Olympic Committee announces plan to increase awareness of global warming and climate changeThe International Olympic Committee realises that like other sectors, sport has felt the sting of climate change, with unreliable snow and warm winters threatening winter sports.
Dec 01, 2018
International Olympic Committee to set up Human Rights panel to advise on issues including transgender athletesThe Olympic panel will be chaired by former UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Prince Zeid Ra'ad Al Hussein and will include six to nine additional members to be named next year.
Nov 28, 2018
Boxing superpower Cuba worried about sport's Olympic future with IOC unhappy with AIBA's functioningBoxing is the one sport in which the island nation of Cuba is a super-power, having won almost half of its 78 summer Olympic gold medals in the sport.
Nov 17, 2018
Kuwaiti International Olympic Committee member Sheikh Ahmad al-Fahad al-Sabah charged in Switzerland with forgerySheikh Ahmad, who is also president of the Olympic Council, has been accused with three lawyers and one other person of staging a fictitious arbitration in Geneva
Nov 12, 2018
Tokyo Olympics 2020: AIBA's future hangs in balance as IOC assesses report on embattled president Gafur RakhimovGafur Rakhimov's election has caused consternation at the IOC with the 67-year-old linked to organised crime by the US Treasury Department, a charge he denies
Oct 14, 2018
Youth Olympic Games 2018: Swiss International Olympic Committee member Patrick Baumann passes away in Buenos AiresFormer FIBA head and International Olympic Committee member Patrick Baumann passed away in Buenos Aires, whilst working for the IOC at the Youth Olympic Games 2018.
Oct 03, 2018
Boxing could be axed from 2020 Tokyo Olympics after AIBA names controversial Gafur Rakhimov as sole candidate for presidencyGafur Rakhimov has been named as the sole candidate for the AIBA presidency, setting the troubled body on a potential collision course with Olympics organisers.
Sep 15, 2018
Bulgaria preparing bid to host 2024 Youth Winter Olympics after receiving encouragement from IOC president Thomas BachBulgaria will prepare a bid to host the Winter Youth Olympics in 2024 after receiving a message of encouragement from International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach on Friday.
Sep 01, 2018
After success of Asian Games 2018, Indonesia submits bid for hosting 2032 Olympics; IOC chief Thomas Bach welcomes moveIndonesia unveiled surprise plans to bid for the 2032 Olympics on Saturday as it rides high from its successful staging of the Asian Games.
Jul 27, 2018
International Olympic Committee awaits UN decision on shipment of sporting equipment headed to North KoreaThe International Olympic Committee is awaiting an exemption on the strict sanctions imposed upon North Korea, which they have asked the UN Security Council to grant for the transportation of sporting equipment.