Will make Delhi a safer place, assures Sheila Dikshit on Republic Day

Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit promised that no stone will be left unturned to ensure safety of women in capital and said girls need not be scared after incidents like one on December 16.

Lily Allen gripped by Olympic fever

Lily Allen has been gripped by the Olympics fever, but is finding it tough to watch the Games with her male friends, who are rating athletes on their sex appeal.

Opening ceremony is a warm-up: Danny Boyle

Oscar winning director Danny Boyle, the mastermind behind the grand opening ceremony of the 2012 London Olympics, says the spectacle was a "warm-up" act for the Games.

UK to ban human rights abusing leaders

Britain said world leaders who have committed human rights abuses will be banned from entering the country to attend the 2012 London Olympics.

India expecting 10 medals in London Olympics: SAI

The Sports Authority of India (SAI) is confident of a good showing from its athletes in the 2012 London Olympics.

Aslam against Dow`s association with London Games

The former Olympian said if the LOCOG carries out the deal with Dow Chemicals, we will ask the government to boycott the 2012 Olympics.

Prince Harry to miss 2012 London Olympics?

Prince Harry may have to return to the frontline in Afghanistan in a year`s time.

Cavendish heads list for 2012 Olympics test event

Britain`s Mark Cavendish, the Tour de France`s most successful sprinter, will head a provisional field for the 2012 Olympics road race test event on August 14 starting and finishing near Buckingham Palace, organisers said Friday.

Sharath Kamal confident of qualifying for Olympics

Having narrowly missed a direct entry to the 2012 London Olympics, ace Indian paddler Achanta Sharath Kamal has now set his sights on next year`s Asian Qualification Tournament.

Khade qualifies for 2012 London Olympics

Virdhawal Khade clocked 50.34s in the 100m freestyle event at the 14th FINA World Championships in Shanghai.

More pressure for London medal after Khel Ratna

Gagan Narang admitted that the pressure of winning a medal in 2012 London Olympics could be greater after being named for the Rajiv Khel Ratna Award.

Sandeep Sejwal qualifies for 2012 London Olympics

Sandeep Sejwal has qualified for the 2012 London Olympics after clocking 1:02.62sec in the 100m Breaststroke event at the World Championships.

IOC to ban syringes during 2012 London Olympics

IOC has announced that it would ban the possession of syringes outside medical areas at the 2012 Olympic Games to prevent doping by athletes.

London Olympic Stadium in corruption scandal

The 500 million pounds 2012 London Olympics stadium is at the centre of a corruption scandal after allegations of secret payments being made to one of its executive in the awarding body.

Abhinav Bindra qualifies for London Olympics

Olympic gold medallist Abhinav Bindra qualified for the 2012 London Olympics with a win in the ISSF World Cup held in Munich on Saturday.

2012 London Olympic torch design revealed

The 2012 London Olympics organisers unveiled Wednesday the golden torch that thousands of runners will use to carry the Olympic flame 8,000 miles to the opening ceremony.

Indian shooter Vijay bags silver, qualifies for Olympics

Vijay Kumar shot the silver in the men`s 25 metres rapid fire pistol event in the WC.

Phelps enters five races at US meet

Michael Phelps, a 14-time Olympic champion, continues his preparation for the 2012 London Olympics when he swims five races at a US Grand Prix meet in Indiana University Natatorium.

Sharath Kamal confident of securing Olympic quota place

Having clinched his maiden National Games titles, Indian table tennis stalwart Achanta Sharath Kamal on Saturday said he is confident of earning the quota places for the 2012 London Olympics.

Sprinters to run fewer races at worlds, Olympics

The workload will be a little lighter when Usain Bolt goes for double gold at this year`s world championships and the 2012 London Olympics.