Tag Archives: Olympics

  • Pro-Tibet activists try to disrupt Chinese Olympic bid pitch

    Pro-Tibet protesters tried to disrupt a presentation in Lausanne Wednesday for Beijing's bid for the 2022 Winter Olympics. ...

  • China state paper attacks Tibet groups’ Olympic protest

    The IOC in its report on the Beijing games said the Olympics remained "fundamentally a force for good, and a catalyst for collaboration and change." ...

  • Tokyo to host 2020 Olympics

    Thousands of Japanese erupted in joy early Sunday as they learned Tokyo would host the 2020 Olympic Games, beating out Istanbul in the final IOC vote. Madrid, the third finalist, was eliminated in an earlier vote. ...

  • Chinese mock state media for 2020 Olympics blunder

    Chinese Internet users on Sunday mocked state media for mistakenly reporting Istanbul would host the 2020 Olympic Games, the latest in a series of gaffes by the government-backed press. ...