NZ government steps into shot put bungle

    WELLINGTON: The New Zealand government has summonsed red-faced New Zealand Olympic Committee (NZOC) officials over the blunder that almost cost defending women’s shot put champion Valerie Adams an Olympic start. Adams, also the reigning world champion, was rocked by the... more »

    Rio faces uphill battle as Olympic city

    RIO DE JANEIRO: Known for its idyllic beaches and carnival, Rio officially assumes the mantle of Olympic city on Sunday, facing an uphill struggle in taming traffic gridlock, poor infrastructure and slum violence to stage the 2016 Olympics. With the... more »

    Heaps of praises for Pandelela

    Yayasan Sarawak plans to invite diving queen for statewide motivational talks KUCHING: National diving champion, Pandelela Rinong Pamg may soon assume the role of a youth ambassador to inspire younger generations to ascribe to greater heights in achieving greatness and... more »
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