Eight Russians spanning three different sports are among the 23 athletes to have tested positive following re-analysis of London 2012 doping samples.
An official illustrated Olympic and Paralympic sticker album has been launched in another attempt to boost interest in Rio 2016 among the Brazilian population.
The World Health Organization (WHO) has rejected a call to either move or postpone this summer’s Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro over the Zika outbreak, saying it would "not significantly alter" the spread of the virus.
An initiative to promote female leadership in sport has been launched as a legacy project of the Lillehammer 2016 Winter Youth Olympic Games.
Rome 2024 has unveiled a new version of its website, dedicated to the Italian capital city’s Olympic bid.
Kenya's Parliament has agreed changes to its anti-doping law in a bid to end any lingering doubts about the country's athletics team missing Rio 2016.
Suspended Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff could learn her fate just three days before the Rio 2016 Opening Ceremony after a senator in the South American nation claimed the final vote in her impeachment trial should be held on August 2.
Twenty-three athletes have tested positive for banned substances following reanalysis of samples from the London 2012 Olympics, it has been confirmed.
Budapest 2024 are “focusing on the finish” in their efforts to secure the rights to the Olympic and Paralympic Games following a relatively slow campaign to date, Athletes Commission chair Ágnes Kovács has told insidethegames.
The Olympic Partner (TOP) sponsors are among the worst affected by the Zika virus and a “relative decline of the Olympic brand”, a study sent to insidethegames by the Global Language Monitor (GLM) has revealed.
Coates admits concern over Tokyo 2020 payment but says "no reason" to doubt explanations of Japanese NOC
Allegations Tokyo 2020 made a corrupt payment to Singapore-based firm Black Tidings are a “concern”, International Olympic Committee (IOC) vice-president John Coates has admitted, but he stressed he has “no reason” to doubt the reasons given for the controversial transaction.
Federal investigators in Brazil have expanded their probe into whether construction projects associated with the Rio 2016 Olympic and Paralympics were tarnished by corruption by including all the Games venues in their inquiries.
Rome 2024 has bolstered its communications department with the appointment of Isabelle Harvie-Watt as the Bid Committee’s strategic director.
Global hospitality group AccorHotels have been announced as the 11th sponsor of Paris’ bid for the 2024 Olympic and Paralympic Games.
Japanese Olympic Committee investigation team to hold first meeting on controversial Tokyo 2020 payment
A three-strong investigation team probing the controversial payment made by Tokyo 2020 to Singapore-based Black Tidings has been established by the Japanese Olympic Committee (JOC) and are due to hold their first meeting tomorrow.