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  • IOC new host contract is gold medal for human rights: HRW

    BERLIN (Reuters) - Human Rights Watch has heaped unusual praise on the International Olympic Committee for including human rights clauses in new contracts to be signed by future Olympic host cities, saying other organizations should follow suit.
  • Ex-world champion Mulaudzi killed in car crash

    CAPE TOWN, Oct 24 (Reuters) - Former world 800 meters champion and Olympic silver medalist Mbulaeni Mulaudzi has been killed in a car accident in his native South Africa. The 34-year-old died on his way to an athletics meeting in Johannesburg, a...

    Olympic leaders to push for change, continue ban on visiting bid cities

    Olympic leaders concluded a potentially significant meeting in Switzerland on Thursday, having agreed upon dozens of proposals that could alter the way the Games are conducted in the future. But there was a noteworthy omission from the executive board's...

    Kosovo pitches peace treaty, recognition to old master Serbia

    BELGRADE (Reuters) - Kosovo urged old master Serbia on Thursday to recognize it as independent during the first visit to Belgrade by a foreign minister of the ex-Serbian province that showed how relations have evolved from open hostility to functional co-...

    Olympics: IOC has no concerns over Kosovo recognition

    BERLIN (Reuters) - The International Olympic Committee's provisional recognition of Kosovo will not have political consequences despite Serbia lodging an official protest, IOC President Thomas Bach said on Thursday. The IOC on Wednesday surprisingly...