Wrestler Sushil Kumar Delhi`s new brand ambassador

Olympic silver medal-winning wrestler Sushil Kumar was Friday announced as Delhi`s new brand ambassador.

Fury over racist ‘Pearl Harbor’ tweets

USA’s win over Japan in the women`s gold medal football at the London Olympics was blemished after some of the fans posted a barrage of racist tweets over Pearl Harbor.

B-town celebs proud of Vijender Singh

Indian boxer Vijender Singh got knocked out of the London Olympics quarterfinals but Bollywood celebrities like megastar Amitabh Bachchan and actor Siddharth have congratulated him.

Al Qaeda planned to attack Gibraltar during Olympics

Three suspected Al Qaeda terrorists were reportedly planning to attack a busy shopping centre in Gibraltar.

London Olympics powered by environmental efforts

The London 2012 Olympics could be one of the most eco-friendly games yet with its environmentally responsible energy to recyclable venues.

The Indian voice heard at London Olympics

From Bollywood to the 2012 London Olympics, it`s been quite a long jump for Jaspreet Jasz, the writer and singer of "Nimma nimma hans de tu jogiya".

London Games opening ceremony: Twitter pips Facebook as ‘most popular site’

Twitter has beaten Facebook and other social networking sites as the most popular social media platform.

UK terror suspect’s pregnant wife faces charge

Hadi is the wife of Richard Dart, who was one of three men charged earlier with traveling to Pakistan for training.

Agreement reached over Saudi judoka hijab dispute

Judo officials had previously said they would not let Wojdan Ali Seraj Abdulrahim Shahrkhani compete in a headscarf.

Qatada not to be freed during Olympics

Qatada, 51, was contesting his deportation to Jordan, where he faces terror charges.

Guard stops British PM, asks to show his papers

Cameron, however, praised the squaddie for being "on his marks" as he walked to Downing Street.

London 2012 fencing: Google celebrates with new doodle

As expected Google continued to celebrate the biggest sporting extravaganza by dedicating a doodle for the third time in a row. Day three’s doodle is dedicated to the London 2012 Fencing.

Senior Jharkhand officials criticised

Two senior officials of the Jharkhand government who were in London accompanying Deputy CM Sudesh Mahato to the Olympics on Saturday came in for flak from JMM vice president Sudhir Mahato.

‘Romneyshambles’ irks UK ahead of London Olympics

According to The Telegraph, Romney said that because of concerns about security, it was “hard to know just how well it (the Olympics) will turn out”.

Pak `global leader` in visa, passport forgery: UK envoy

Adam Thomson said it was unfortunate that Pakistan had been rated a world leader in visa fraud.

Twitter blames system failures for site crash on Olympics eve

Micro-blogging website Twitter has blamed systems failures after the social site reportedly crashed on the eve of London 2012 Olympics.

Twitter appears down across much of planet

Micro-blogging site Twitter went down affecting users on multiple continents just minutes after Google restored its GTalk service, which had suffered massive outage on Thursday.

Lukashenko denied accreditation to Olympics

Accreditation to the London 2012 Olympic Games has not been granted to Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko, the British Embassy in Belarus has confirmed.

`Toilet trouble` at London Olympic Games Village

Transport and security woes came visiting the London Olympics organisers in ample measure ahead of the greatest sporting show on earth.

Nine arrested in Olympics visa scam in Pakistan

Nine people were arrested by Pak authorities for their alleged involvement in a visa scam.