Winter Olympics News

Two Manali Skiers qualify for Winter Olympics

Two Manali skiers -- Hira Lal and Himanshu Thakur -- have made India proud by qualifying for Winter Olympics to be held at Sochi, Russia from February 7 next year.

Dec 21, 2013, 00:13 AM IST

Senator asks US to boycott Russian Winter Olympics

Senator Lindsey Graham suggested that the US should boycott the Russian Winter Olympics to be held in Sochi 2014, if Russia permits temporary asylum to Edward Snowden, the former National Security Agency contractor who leaked the PRISM surveillance program.

Jul 17, 2013, 12:08 PM IST

Sochi Olympic biathlon track `dangerous`

The biathlon track for next year`s Winter Olympics here has "very dangerous" features that could cause injury and must be modified, the head of the Russian Olympic Committee said Sunday.

Mar 10, 2013, 16:58 PM IST