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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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IOC reaffirms stance on Taiwan's name change proposal

Focus Taiwan News Channel - 18 Nov 2018
Rule 27.9 of the Olympic Charter allows the IOC's ruling Executive Board to "take any appropriate decisions for the protection of the Olympic Movement in the country of a National Olympic Committee (NOC), including suspension of or withdrawal of ...
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IOC warns Taiwan against name-change that would rile Beijing

Channel NewsAsia - 19 Nov 2018
The IOC wrote to the Chinese Taipei Olympic Committee (CTOC) and the government on Friday saying that any name change was "under its jurisdiction" and warned of consequences if it felt there was interference. It outlined a point in the Olympic Charter ...
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India gets Olympic warning after Kosovo boxer denied visa

Saudi Gazette - 16 Nov 2018
But Al-Sabah reminded India about the rules of the Olympic Charter. "As you are aware as per Olympic Charter and OCA constitution, it is the duty of the organizing committee to provide entry to every eligible athlete participating in a major ...
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India get Olympic warning after Kosovo boxer denied visa

Pakistan Observer - 16 Nov 2018
But Al-Sabah reminded India about the rules of the Olympic Charter. 'As you are aware as per Olympic Charter and OCA constitution, it is the duty of the organising committee to provide entry to every eligible athlete participating in a major ...
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OOC Board sets date for opening Olympic Academy

Times of Oman - 17 Nov 2018
The Board further reviewed the record of the second meeting of Oman Solidarity Committee which included the Olympic Solidarity's programmes for the next year and Tokyo 2020 subsidy and the existing coordination with the Planning and Follow-up ...
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Stratos Safioleas: A winning strategy for the Olympic Movement

Insidethegames.biz - 17 Nov 2018
The actual part in the quotes comes straight out of a tremendously inspirational document, the IOC's Olympic Charter. It is a bold "political" document, and yet the IOC is quite timid and conflicted in campaigning - I will come back to the word ...
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LGBT viewer's guide to the Sochi Olympics

Out & About Nashville - 29 Oct 2018
Beyond the expectation that some might wear rainbow pins or hats that include “P6,” a reference to the Olympic charter's non-discrimination policy, there are hints of bands playing “YMCA” and one skater promising to “rip” into Russian President ...
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Correction: Caster Semenya-Award story

Midland Reporter-Telegram - 22 Oct 2018
Her lawyers say it violates the IAAF constitution, the Olympic charter and universally recognized human rights. Growing up playing soccer with the boys in the province of Northern Limpopo, Semenya drew strength from meeting Nelson Mandela on several ...
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IAAF gender rules 'killing' next generation - Semenya

Saudi Gazette - 01 Nov 2018
Classified as "hyper-androgynous", athletes like Semenya would have to chemically lower their testosterone levels to be able to compete, something she says is in violation of the IAAF's constitution and the Olympic Charter. Semenya, who spoke at a ...

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