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Olympic Charter gets a colorful (and political) Google doodle

Christian Science Monitor - 06 Feb 2014
On Friday, the day of the opening ceremonies of the 2014 winter Olympics in Sochi, Google waved the rainbow flag in the form of a colorful Google doodle adorned with various sports and a pointed quote from the Olympic charter. But this isn't the first ...
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Beijing has violated Olympic charter to deprive Taiwan of Games

The Nation - 28 Aug 2018
Following a wave of coercion used in recent months by China to make multinational business and airline operators change their designation of Taiwan, Beijing exerted its power again on July 24 to influence the East Asian Olympic Committee (EAOC) to ...
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LGBT Acceptance Spreads from Shibuya

Nippon.com - 21 Sep 2018
The 2020 Tokyo Olympic and Paralympic Games are spurring on these moves by Japanese corporations and municipalities. In 2014, prohibitions against discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation were written into the Olympic Charter by the ...
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OCA keen to see Kuwait back in Olympic fold for Tokyo 2020

Insidethegames.biz (blog) - 31 Aug 2018
Kuwait will now be expected to follow a roadmap for fresh elections of all sports organisations in Kuwait and the Government has to promise not to obstruct the work of the KOC while it is fulfilling its basic responsibilities and duties under the ...
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How to represent another country in competitive sports

NAIJA.NG - 20 Sep 2018
In the 2016 Rio Olympics, Middle East nation Bahrain came into the competition with 31 contingents as six of them were Nigerians. READ ALSO: Ahmed Musa scores his first hat-trick for Al-Nassr in Saudi League. One way or another, these athletes have ...
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IOC to Meet With Faroe Islands

Around the Rings - 02 Sep 2018
The exact date for the meeting has not been finalized, according to Jon Hestoy, the vice president of the Faroese Confederation of Sports and Olympic Committee (FCSOC). But he tells Around the Rings that the IOC Director of NOC Relations Pere Miró and ...
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OCA hopes to see Kuwait back in Olympic fold for 2020

Channel NewsAsia - 30 Aug 2018
"Changing a law is good, you can change the law as you want but to implement or enforce a wrong article of the law to replace the Olympic charter is against the rules." Kuwait was also suspended in 2010 over a similar dispute but reinstated before the ...
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Olympic Highlights

Olympics - 03 Sep 2018
With six weeks until the YOG, the officials discussed a number of important topics, including the Trivium judging system, the competition schedule, Rule 50 of the Olympic Charter, the Culture and Education Programme (CEP), communications and social ...
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Apple blocks its gay pride watch face in Russia

The Verge - 31 Aug 2018
The Google homepage, including the Russian version, was changed to show a rainbow-inspired Google Doodle and the Olympic Charter, which calls for the Olympic spirit of no discrimination of any kind against every individual practicing sport. We've ...
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Five ways to safeguard children everywhere

America Magazine - 20 Sep 2018
Those working in schools and day care centers, as well as health care workers, lifeguards, scout leaders, choir directors, Olympic trainers, coaches and more, ought to be required to attend. Experts could draft child safety programs and make them ...
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Fine-tune selection norms, set up a Sports Tribunal

Deccan Herald - 15 Sep 2018
The behaviour of such officials, in complete disrespect of the National Sports Code and in the mistaken belief that the Olympic Charter and autonomy it guarantees is some magical armour, has caused a perception that all sports officials are as conniving.
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SAI justifies sacking coaches

The Hindu - 11 Sep 2018
The Sports Authority of India (SAI) on Tuesday justified the termination of contracts of five shooting coaches even as the National Rifle Association of India (NRAI) raised strong objections.” NRAI president Raninder Singh had written to SAI, which ...

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