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India's weightlifters have been suspended from taking part in international competitions after four team members tested positive for banned drugs this year...

Swarms of white moths are threatening to wreck China's plans to hold a "green Olympics", prompting the government to launch an extermination campaign...

Chinese labourers work at the construction site of the National Olympic Stadium on March 28, 2006 in Beijing, China.

Officials in Beijing have announced that construction on the venues for the Games of the XXIX Olympiad – Beijing 2008 is progressing smoothly...

The colourful Closing Ceremony of the 2006 Torino Winter Games.

Following the success of the Torino Winter Olympic Games in February, the Italian Olympic Committee has confirmed they will bid for the 2016 Summer Games...

Andrew Bogut taking on the USA at the Athens 2004 Olympic Games.

Australian centre Andrew Bogut believes the Boomers have "some good years coming up" and warns the team from Down Under...

Sydney 2000: Australians Mark Turnbull and Tom King celebrate after winning gold in the men's 470 sailing final held on Sydney Harbour.

Yachting Australia has proudly launched the 2006 Australian Sailing Team. The names were released amongst some of Australia’s most prominent and supportive sailing patrons at a dinner held...

Torah Bright has completed a hat trick of victories following Torino 2006, taking the prestigious US Open over the weekend.

Jacqui Cooper has missed her opportunity to equal the world record for most career aerial skiing victories, crashing on landing in the World Cup final in Apex, Canada.

Australian mogul skier Dale Begg-Smith has ended the 2006 World Cup season in emphatic style, claiming his sixth victory for the year in Apex, British Columbia.

Jacqui Cooper in full flight during her world record aerials qualifying performance on Day 11 of the Torino Games.

Jacqui Cooper has missed her opportunity to equal the world record for most career aerial skiing victories...