Rio Olympics not to be moved or postponed: WHO

A day earlier, medical experts in an open letter had suggested the global health bodyto move or postpone the August games to help prevent the spread of Zika virus.

Indian discus thrower Seema Punia qualifies for 2016 Rio Olympics

Indian discus thrower Seema Punia qualifies for 2016 Rio Olympics

The 32-year-old Seema crossed the Rio Games qualification standard of 61.00m.

Rio Olympics should be moved or postponed due to Zika, suggest experts

More than hundred prominent doctors in a letter to the World Health Organisation (WHO) have suggested that the Rio Olympics should be moved or postponed over the Zika outbreak in Brazil.

2016 Rio Olympics: Sushil Kumar vs Narsingh Yadav – No final decision yet, Delhi HC defers hearing to May 30

2016 Rio Olympics: Sushil Kumar vs Narsingh Yadav – No final decision yet, Delhi HC defers hearing to May 30

Sushil's lawyers also produced a letter by Indian team's Georgian coach in October last year, where he wrote about his training and also wished him luck for Rio Games.

Rio Olympics 2016: Sushil Kumar vs Narsingh Yadav - HC likely to take final call today

Rio Olympics 2016: Sushil Kumar vs Narsingh Yadav - HC likely to take final call today

Earlier, in a hearing regarding the case on May 17, HC refused to intervene in the matter and asked WFI to meet Sushil and sort out the issue.

Zika not a reason to cancel Rio Olympics, says US health official

Zika not a reason to cancel Rio Olympics, says US health official

The World Health Organization has also said there is strong scientific consensus that Zika can also cause Guillain-Barre, a rare neurological syndrome that causes temporary paralysis in adults.

Rio Olympics: Police train dogs to sniff out terror threat at biggest sporting extravaganza

Rio Olympics: Police train dogs to sniff out terror threat at biggest sporting extravaganza

The dogs showed off their new skills Wednesday in exercises at Rio's international airport.

Rio medal winners to be considered for Khel Ratna, Arjuna

Rio medal winners to be considered for Khel Ratna, Arjuna

The medal winners in individual events who have already not been conferred with Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna in the past will be considered for the highest sporting honour.

Rio Olympics: Sachin Tendulkar meets wrestlers ahead of quadrennial event, boosts morale

Rio Olympics: Sachin Tendulkar meets wrestlers ahead of quadrennial event, boosts morale

The 43-year-old cricketer, who is IOA's goodwill ambassador for the Rio Olympics, also shared some valuable tips to overcome challenges during the Rio Games.

Dutee Chand wins 2nd gold in Taiwan but still in search of  2016 Rio berth​

Dutee Chand wins 2nd gold in Taiwan but still in search of 2016 Rio berth​

Dutee had won a gold in the women's 100m dash here yesterday in a slow time of 11.50secs, thereby failing to qualify for Rio Olympics, for which she needed to touch 11.32secs.

Thirty-one new doping cases from Beijing risk ban: International Olympic Committee

Thirty-one new doping cases from Beijing risk ban: International Olympic Committee

The 31 were caught in new tests on 454 Beijing samples using "the very latest scientific analysis methods".

Rio Olympics berth row: Delhi HC refuses to intervene, asks WFI to meet Sushil Kumar on Wednesday to solve issue

Rio Olympics berth row: Delhi HC refuses to intervene, asks WFI to meet Sushil Kumar on Wednesday to solve issue

Court said that even though the Sushil has done well for the country in the past, decision cannot be taken based on that as WFI had the power to take a final call.

Rio Olympics: Is Narsingh Yadav scared of facing Sushil Kumar in trial? Asks boxer Akhil Kumar

Rio Olympics: Is Narsingh Yadav scared of facing Sushil Kumar in trial? Asks boxer Akhil Kumar

Ace Indian boxer Akhil Kumar has backed two-time Olympic medallist Sushil Kumar saying that there should be fresh trials between him and Narsingh Yadav for the 74kg Olympic berth.

Rio Olympics: Delhi High Court to hear Sushil Kumar's plea for fresh trials today

Rio Olympics: Delhi High Court to hear Sushil Kumar's plea for fresh trials today

Sushil has been insisting over the fact that since it's about representing India at the biggest sporting extravaganza, India should send its best wrestler.

National record has come at right time: Sudha Singh

National record has come at right time: Sudha Singh

Sudha's new record -- 9:26:55secs -- rewritten 15 days after Asian champion Lalita Babar's national mark in New Delhi 

Sushil Kumar moves court seeking trials for 74kg Rio Olympics berth

Sushil Kumar moves court seeking trials for 74kg Rio Olympics berth

As per rules, Narsingh Pancham Yadav has been included in the men's 74kg freestyle division for the camp as he had acquired the berth at the World Championship last year, while Sushil's name does not figure.

Sushil Kumar denies writing letter to Prime Minister seeking intervention in ongoing controversy

Sushil Kumar denies writing letter to Prime Minister seeking intervention in ongoing controversy

Sushil said that there was no truth behind the ongoing media stories about his request for intervention to PMO.

Sushil Kumar is a great wrestler but I am better than him in 74kg category: Narsingh Yadav

Sushil Kumar is a great wrestler but I am better than him in 74kg category: Narsingh Yadav

While Sushil's name was not included in the list of probables sent to Indian Olympics Association (IOA) by Wrestling Federation of India (WFI), the two-time medalist has requested for fresh trials to decide the best candidate to represent India at the Olympics.

Ticket to Rio Olympics - Sushil Kumar vs Narsingh Yadav

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2016 Rio Olympics: Bernard Tomic rules himself out of event due to 'extremely busy schedule'

2016 Rio Olympics: Bernard Tomic rules himself out of event due to 'extremely busy schedule'

Tomic`s decision follows two of the country`s leading golfers, Adam Scott and Marc Leishman, also opting to give Rio a miss.