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May 23, 2019

Dance

IOC recommends suspending boxing federation from Tokyo 2020

IOC recommends suspending boxing federation from Tokyo 2020

The International Olympic Committee recommended Wednesday that amateur boxing's governing body be stripped of its right to organise the event at Tokyo 2020, but said the sport should still feature at the Games.The guidance from the IOC's executive board -- a

Israel minister not happy with Palestinian flags at Eurovision

Israel minister not happy with Palestinian flags at Eurovision

Israeli Culture Minister Miri Regev on Sunday criticised the display of Palestinian flags during the Eurovision song contest finals in Tel Aviv, including by one of Madonna's dancers."It was an error," Regev, a right-wing minister known for provocative stan

Beijing kicks off 1,000-day countdown to 2022 Winter Olympics

Beijing kicks off 1,000-day countdown to 2022 Winter Olympics

China on Friday launched its 1,000-day countdown to the 2022 Winter Olympics with a lavish song-and-dance celebration, as Beijing prepares to become the only city in the world to have hosted both a Summer and Winter Games.Actor Jackie Chan took part in the ext

Colombian cyclist Pantano fails EPO test

Colombian cyclist Pantano fails EPO test

Trek-Segafredo's Colombian Jarlinson Pantano has failed an out of competition doping test for the blood booster EPO, the International Cycling Union (UCI) said on Monday."In accordance with UCI Anti-Doping Rules, the rider has been provisionally suspended un

When traditions fade, Native Americans dance to remember

When traditions fade, Native Americans dance to remember

For 56 years, Louis Mofsie has danced with his troupe, making Native American heritage shine and ensuring that age-old steps live on, even if their tribes of origin may have forgotten them.Born in Brooklyn 82 years ago, the director of the Thunderbird American