Spinning kicks in Para-taekwondo will now be awarded four points after the sport's International Federation passed a rule change.
International Olympic Committee (IOC) member Ivan Dibos of Peru and Azerbaijan Taekwondo Federation President Kamaladdin Heydarov have both been appointed to the World Taekwondo Council by the organisation's President Chungwon Choue.
Taekwondo Canada has named a 67-strong squad for the 2017 Pan American Cadet and Junior Championships.
World Taekwondo President Chungwon Choue has praised the impact of the governing body's inaugural Medical Conference.
World Taekwondo President Chungwon Choue presented Uzbekistan's President Shavkat Mirziyoyev with an honorary ninth dan black belt.
Serbia have expressed willingness to host the 2020 European Championships following a meeting with World Taekwondo Europe in Athens.
Denis Coderre, the Mayor of Montreal, has promised a warm welcome for taekwondo players who will compete at the upcoming Commonwealth Championships and Canada Open.
Iran continues to have a strong presence in the latest World Para Taekwondo rankings following the Asian Open in Chuncheon.
National team coach Stephen Kofi believes hosting the International Ghana Open Championship will help the country's taekwondo preparations for the 2019 All African Games.
Pakistan's taekwondo players met in Islamabad to begin their preparations for the Ashgabat 2017 Asian Indoor and Martial Arts Games.
South Korea concluded the opening World Taekwondo Grand Prix event of the season in style as they claimed both gold medals on offer on the final day of competition in Moscow.
Russia's Anton Kotkov outfought Moldovan athlete Aaron Cook to claim the men's under 80 kilograms title at the World Taekwondo Grand Prix event in Moscow.
Ruth Gbagbi of the Ivory Coast stepped up a weight class to beat reigning world champion Nur Tatar of Turkey in the final of the women's under 67 kilograms event on the opening day of the World Taekwondo Grand Prix in Moscow.
A number of recently-crowned world champions and Olympic gold medallists are due to compete at the first World Taekwondo Grand Prix series event of the season, which begins in Moscow tomorrow.
Vietnam's Truong Thi Kim Tuyen has targeted winning gold at the Southeast Asian (SEA) Games in Kuala Lumpur.