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Russia Stripped Of Hosting Figure Skating Grand Prix Event

Russia Stripped Of Hosting Figure Skating Grand Prix Event

Russian athletes, teams, officials and event hosts have been isolated from world sports since the country’s invasion of Ukraine on February 24.

25 April 2022
Behind China's Olympics, The Saga Of A Chained Woman Unfolds

Behind China's Olympics, The Saga Of A Chained Woman Unfolds

China's Weibo social platform for entertainment unlocks the saga of chained woman, with close resemblance to many media platforms in China.

19 February 2022

2022 Winter Olympics: Mohammad Arif Khan Finishes 45th In Giant Slalom, Best-Ever By An Indian

Mohammad Arif Khan is the only Indian athlete in the ongoing 2022 Winter Olympics in Beijing, He ended at 53rd in Race 1 with a time of 1:22.35.

Kamila Valieva Doping: Urgent CAS Hearing To Decide 15-year-old Russian Skater's Beijing Winter Olympics Fate

Kamila Valieva Doping: Urgent CAS Hearing To Decide 15-year-old Russian Skater's Beijing Winter Olympics Fate

Kamila Valieva, 15, was part of the Russian team which claimed figure skating gold at the Beijing Winter Olympic Games.

11 February 2022

EXPLAINER: The Drug Behind Russian Kamila Valieva's Beijing Winter Olympics Doping Case

Here's a look at the drug that Kamila Valieva is suspected of taking, and how the situation might play out in coming days.

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11 February 2022
Beijing Winter Olympics: Anger And Disbelief In Russia After Kamila Valieva Positive For Banned Medication

Beijing Winter Olympics: Anger And Disbelief In Russia After Kamila Valieva Positive For Banned Medication

Kamila Valieva had been expected to deliver her nation its third-straight Olympic gold medal in women's figure skating.


04 February 2022
Tibetans Protest Beijing Winter Olympics Outside Chinese Embassy

Tibetans Protest Beijing Winter Olympics Outside Chinese Embassy

The Tibetan Youth Congress in a statement said that the Olympic games symbolise love and peace and are a tool to promote a peaceful solution to conflicts.


04 February 2022
Beijing 2022: An Olympic-Size Geopolitical Powwow

Beijing 2022: An Olympic-Size Geopolitical Powwow

Hosting both versions of the Olympics is an assertion of China's commanding position in geopolitics, business, trade and economy, science and technology,...


01 February 2022
EXPLAINER: The Winter Games, A Different Kind Of Olympics

EXPLAINER: The Winter Games, A Different Kind Of Olympics

The Beijing Winter Games open on Friday, just six months after Tokyo closed. They'll be followed by the Summer Olympics in 2024 in Paris.


04 February 2022
Who Is Mohammad Arif Khan - Only Indian Athlete At Beijing Winter Olympics

Who Is Mohammad Arif Khan - Only Indian Athlete At Beijing Winter Olympics

Mohammad Arif Khan will compete in two events, slalom and giant slalom, at the Beijing Winter Olympics. Check schedule, telecast details.


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27 January 2022
Diplomatic Boycott Of Beijing Olympics May Have No Serious Implication For China

Diplomatic Boycott Of Beijing Olympics May Have No Serious Implication For China

A self-confident China does not need to prove its capabilities to the world, but the virus remains a major concern.


19 January 2022
Beijing Winter Games: Chinese Olympics App Has Serious Security Flaws - Reports

Beijing Winter Games: Chinese Olympics App Has Serious Security Flaws - Reports

Citizen Lab, an Internet watchdog group, said in its report the MY2022 app has seriously flawed encryption that would make users' sensitive data — and any...


07 January 2022
Arif Khan, India's Beijing Winter Olympics-bound Athlete, Included In TOPS Core Group

Arif Khan, India's Beijing Winter Olympics-bound Athlete, Included In TOPS Core Group

Arif Khan is the first Indian athlete to qualify for two events at the Winter Olympic Games, scheduled to be held in Beijing from February 4. Khan will compete...


24 December 2021
Beijing Winter Olympics: Japan Has 'No Plans To Send A Government Delegation'

Beijing Winter Olympics: Japan Has 'No Plans To Send A Government Delegation'

Japan's decision not to send a government delegation to Beijing Winter Olympics follows a move by the United States and a few other democratic nations...


10 December 2021
Beijing Winter Olympics: China Dismisses UK, Canada Games Boycott As 'Farce'

Beijing Winter Olympics: China Dismisses UK, Canada Games Boycott As 'Farce'

US, Canada and UK have said they won't send government dignitaries to the 2022 Winter Olympics to protest human rights abuses, while New Zealand said it...


09 December 2021
Explainer: What Does An Olympic Diplomatic Boycott Achieve?

Explainer: What Does An Olympic Diplomatic Boycott Achieve?

Canada became the latest country to join the United States, the United Kingdom and Australia in a diplomatic boycott of the 2022 Beijing Winter Olympics to be...


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09 December 2021
Beijing Winter Olympics: Canada Joins US And Allies In The 2022 Games Boycott

Beijing Winter Olympics: Canada Joins US And Allies In The 2022 Games Boycott

The diplomatic moves by Canada, the U.S., Britain and Australia do not affect their athletes' ability to compete in the games. Justin Trudeau said his...


08 December 2021
Peng Shuai Disappearance: IOC Uncertain About Chinese Tennis Player's Safety

Peng Shuai Disappearance: IOC Uncertain About Chinese Tennis Player's Safety

The IOC's two video calls are the only reported contacts Peng Shuai has had with people outside China since Nov. 2 when she sent a social media post alleging...


07 December 2021
Beijing Winter Olympics: China Threatens Retaliation If US Boycott Games

Beijing Winter Olympics: China Threatens Retaliation If US Boycott Games

US President Joe Biden has said he is considering a boycott of the Beijing Winter Olympics, under which American athletes would still compete, and an...


20 November 2021
2022 Winter Olympics: Jammu And Kashmir Alpine Skier Arif Khan Qualifies For Beijing Games

2022 Winter Olympics: Jammu And Kashmir Alpine Skier Arif Khan Qualifies For Beijing Games

Arif Khan, who belongs from North Kashmir, sealed his spot at the 2022 Winter Olympics in a qualifier alpine skiing event in Dubai.


19 November 2021
Beijing Winter Olympics: China Slams US President Joe Biden For 'Considering' Games Boycott

Beijing Winter Olympics: China Slams US President Joe Biden For 'Considering' Games Boycott

Joe Biden’s comment comes days after a virtual summit with Chinese counterpart XI Jinping, during which the two leaders said they should respect each other...


22 October 2021
2022 Winter Olympics: Beijing Begins Offering Booster Shots Ahead Of Games

2022 Winter Olympics: Beijing Begins Offering Booster Shots Ahead Of Games

The 2022 Beijing Winter Olympics are set to begin on February 4 next year and will go on till February 20. Bejing had earlier hosted 2008 Summer Olympics.


19 October 2021
Students For A Free Tibet Demand Boycott of 2022 Beijing Olympic Games

Students For A Free Tibet Demand Boycott of 2022 Beijing Olympic Games

The protesters stated the protest was aimed at sending a clear message to international organisations and governments to implement targeted sanctions against...


19 October 2021
2022 Winter Olympics: Rights Activists Urge Boycott Of Beijing ‘Genocide’ Games

2022 Winter Olympics: Rights Activists Urge Boycott Of Beijing ‘Genocide’ Games

Earlier on Monday, activist groups disrupted the flame lighting ceremony in southern Greece The 2022 Beijing Winter Olympics will run from February 4-20.


08 September 2021
Human Rights Groups Urge Broadcasters Not To Cover 2022 Beijing Winter Olympics

Human Rights Groups Urge Broadcasters Not To Cover 2022 Beijing Winter Olympics

The request comes in an open letter from rights groups representing minorities in China, including Uyghurs, Tibetans, Hong Kong residents and others


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