Nigerian Weightlifting Federation (NWF) President Yahaya Muhammad has died aged 58 after a protracted illness.
Three weightlifters from Iraq have tested positive for a banned substance, including a former Asian Games champion.
This year's European Weightlifting Championships in Moscow have been rescheduled for a second time due to the coronavirus pandemic.
Asian Games weightlifting champion Hidilyn Diaz held an online clinic which helped raise money to fight the COVID-19 pandemic in her home country of The Philippines.
Munich 1972 Olympic weightlifting champion Zygmunt Smalcerz has been appointed head coach of the Norwegian team.
USA Weightlifting have announced a hosting partnership with their bordering neighbours of Canada to bring together the North American Open Series for athletes from both countries as of 2021.
National Sports Council Malaysia pledged to continue elite programmes for weightlifters despite recent sanctions by the International Weightlifting Federation (IWF) on the Malaysian Weightlifting Federation (MWF).
The man whose TV documentary helped to end Tamás Aján’s domination of world weightlifting has called for more independent involvement in governance because "sport cannot control itself".
Tributes paid to Gottfried Schödl – the man who led weightlifting through three decades of transformation
The world of weightlifting has paid tribute to Gottfried Schodl, a man who led the sport through three decades of transformation, following his death at the age of 95.
Tamás Aján has resigned as President of the International Weightlifting Federation (IWF), where he has held high office since 1976.
The European Weightlifting Championships in Moscow have been pushed back from June until at least Autumn due to the coronavirus pandemic, according to Russian Weightlifting Federation President Maxim Agapitov.
The Executive Board of the International Weightlifting Federation (IWF) have been asked to decide on expelling their long-standing President, Tamás Aján, who has held high office at the sport’s governing body since 1976.
Thailand is appealing to the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) after being banned from weightlifting at Tokyo 2020 and suspended from the International Weightlifting Federation (IWF) for multiple doping violations.
USA Weightlifting are to hold a virtual training camp this week in a bid to get around the coronavirus crisis.
She was the first woman ever to represent Iran in a weightlifting World Championships, and now Poupak Basami is making her mark again - in helping the medical effort against COVID-19.