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India Update - IOA Defends Elections; Sports Ministry Suspends Archery Federation

December 07, 2012

(ATR) A defiant Indian Olympic Association says it's done nothing wrong in holding elections one day after the IOC said any votes held would be “null and void”. Abhay Singh C...

Skaters Praise Sochi Venue; AIBA Suspends Indian Boxing Federation

December 06, 2012

Skaters Like Sochi The early reviews of the Iceberg Skating Palace in Sochi are positive. Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir on the ice at Adler Arena. (Sochi 2014) Skaters ...

European Olympics Chiefs to Rome

December 07, 2012

EOC Gathers in Rome After Brutal Tickets Report Some awkward moments may be ahead this weekend for European Olympic leaders in Rome. The EOC assembly will be held at the ...

IOC EB Closes with Doping, Ethics, Lance Armstrong

December 05, 2012

President Jacques Rogge in good spirits for his closing press conference. (ATR) (ATR) Four athletes are stripped of their medals from the 2004 Athens Olympics, one of several...

On-the-Scene Photodesk - IOC EB Wraps Up Loose Ends

December 06, 2012

This week's Executive Board meeting took place at the Lausanne Palace Hotel due to recent flooding at IOC headquarters. (ATR) (ATR) Around the Rings was on the scene in Lausa...

Indian NOC Stages Elections; Sheikh Ahmad Thanks Kuwait; Puerto Rico Makes History

December 05, 2012

India Goes Ahead with Elections Less than 24 hours after being suspended by the IOC and having its future elections declared “null and void”, the Indian Olympic Association...

IOC EB Tackles London Ticketing, Athens Doping, Sochi Preps

December 05, 2012

(ATR) The IOC is set to deal with “four or five” National Olympic Committees and authorized ticket resellers (ATRs) in a report on the distribution of London 2012 tickets at W...

IOC Suspends India, Welcomes Kuwait, Waits on Panama, Ecuador

December 04, 2012

(ATR) The IOC confirms that the Indian Olympic Association is suspended “due to its failure to comply with the Olympic Charter” as day one of the Executive Board comes to a cl...

India's Blame Game; Sochi's Diplomacy; Rio's NOC Day

December 04, 2012

India Blames IOC Member for Suspension The president-elect of the Indian Olympic Association blames IOC member Randhir Singh for the body’s suspension by the IOC Executive...

IOC EB Suspends India; Rio 2016 Thanks, Warning

December 04, 2012

IOC President Jacques Rogge greets IOC EB members on Tuesday. (Getty Images) The IOC Executive Board suspended the Indian Olympic Association on the opening day of the Execu...

Salt Lake City Announces Bid; Putin to Sochi Test Events?

December 03, 2012

(ATR) Utah Governor Gary Herbert says Salt Lake City will bid for the Winter Olympics. Salt Lake City's Olympic Cauldron Park during 10th anniversary celebrations earlier th...

Tuesday Talk - Nuzman on Legacy, Leadership, Lessons from London 2012

December 04, 2012

Carlos Nuzman in Miami. (ATR/Panasonic Lumix) (ATR) Olympics chief Carlos Nuzman tells Around the Rings that Rio de Janeiro will be "the number one best example" of a city fo...