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Rio Olympics: WADA 'disappointed' as IOC fails to ban Russia for mega event

Rio Olympics: WADA 'disappointed' as IOC fails to ban Russia for mega event

WADA also recommended that Russian government officials be denied access to the Rio Games.

2016 Olympics: Russia escape blanket ban, but IOC bars whistle-blower from Rio Games

2016 Olympics: Russia escape blanket ban, but IOC bars whistle-blower from Rio Games

The IOC has been under huge pressure to throw Russia out of the Games after a second WADA-funded investigation found proof of a doping programme directed by the Russian state.

IOC in talks to buy GSPC's stake in Mundra LNG terminal

IOC in talks to buy GSPC's stake in Mundra LNG terminal

Indian Oil Corporation (IOC) is in talks to buy debt-laden Gujarat State Petroleum Corp's (GPSC) stake in the under-construction Rs 4,500 crore Mundra LNG import terminal in Gujarat.

Olympics 2016: IOC faces historic call on Russia Rio ban

Olympics 2016: IOC faces historic call on Russia Rio ban

IOC is facing global pressure to take bold action given the jaw-dropping nature of the allegations against Russia.

Security at Olympics "robust", says IOC chief

IOC Executive Director Christophe Dubi described the security plans for Rio Olympics 2016 as "robust," and commended the level of cooperation between Brazilian security forces and foreign intelligence services,

Russia facing Rio Olympic, Paralympic ban

Russia on Friday made a last-ditch bid to avoid a blanket ban at the Rio Games over state-run doping as a fresh batch of drug test failures from Beijing 2008 and London 2012 rocked the Olympics. 

2016 Rio Olympics: Russia bids to avoid ban as IOC reports new test failures

2016 Rio Olympics: Russia bids to avoid ban as IOC reports new test failures

Russia is a sporting powerhouse whose absence from Rio would create the biggest crisis in decades for the Olympic movement.

Vaccinated and Ready: IOC special invitee Sachin Tendulkar to support India at 2016 Rio Olympics

Vaccinated and Ready: IOC special invitee Sachin Tendulkar to support India at 2016 Rio Olympics

Tendulkar's trip to Rio comes amid speculation that cricket could be included in the 2024 Games roster.

Olympics: IOC report 45 new doping failures from 2008 Beijing and 2012 London Games

Olympics: IOC report 45 new doping failures from 2008 Beijing and 2012 London Games

The IOC said a decision on Russia's participation in Rio could be made on Sunday.

Olympics 2016: Ban Russians from all Rio sports - US anti-doping boss

Olympics 2016: Ban Russians from all Rio sports - US anti-doping boss

Weighing their responsibility to those who have not tested positive against the potential far-reaching dope cheating range of a state-backed scheme is the problem facing the IOC as it tries to ensure clean athletes a fair Olympic playing field.

Russian athletics mess: Gloom and anger for athletes due to miss 2016 Rio Olympics

Russian athletics mess: Gloom and anger for athletes due to miss 2016 Rio Olympics

The international sports tribunal rejected an appeal by Russian athletes against a Rio Olympics ban amid mounting pressure for action over state-run doping in Russia.

Russia Doping: A chronology of major events

Russia Doping: A chronology of major events

The CAS ruling effectively meant that Russian athletes, who were applying to compete in 2016 Rio Games, will not be going to the Olympics.

2016 Rio Olympics: Russia name squad despite ban threat

2016 Rio Olympics: Russia name squad despite ban threat

Russia approved a 387-strong team -- including star names like pole vaulter Yelena Isinbayeva, hurdler Sergei Shubenkov and tennis player Svetlana Kuznetsova.

Rio Olympics 2016: IOC delays Russia ban decision for CAS ruling

Rio Olympics 2016: IOC delays Russia ban decision for CAS ruling

IOC executive committee held emergency talks Tuesday.

IOC bans Russian Sports Minister Vitaly Mutko from Rio Olympics following doping scandal

IOC bans Russian Sports Minister Vitaly Mutko from Rio Olympics following doping scandal

Deputy sports minister Yury Nagornykh is among officials to have been suspended by the Kremlin since the report was released on Monday.

Russian sports ministry suspend four officials over doping scandal

Russian sports ministry suspend four officials over doping scandal

The Kremlin on Monday pledged to suspend all those implicated and deputy sports minister Yury Nagornykh.

Rio Games 2016: Russia's status hangs by thread as IOC considers ban

Rio Games 2016: Russia's status hangs by thread as IOC considers ban

Russia, which strongly denies any state involvement in doping, is already banned from international athletics by world governing body IAAF because of doping exposed last year.

IOC President Thomas Bach calls Russia doping scandal `shocking and unprecedented`

IOC President Thomas Bach calls Russia doping scandal `shocking and unprecedented`

World Anti-Doping Agency`s independent report would be "carefully" studied and "provisional measures and sanctions" could be decided on Tuesday.

Anti-doping agencies seeking complete ban for Russia at the Rio Olympics

Anti-doping agencies seeking complete ban for Russia at the Rio Olympics

The decision should be taken not later than July 26, Tygart says in his draft letter, obtained by TASS.

India's biggest oil refinery to cost $30 billion: IOC

India's biggest oil refinery to cost $30 billion: IOC

India's biggest oil refinery that state-run IOC, BPCL, HPCL and EIL plan to set up on the west coast will cost USD 30 billion or Rs 2 lakh crore, a senior official said.