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Coming, ready or not: thousands pour in for Asian Games

Thousands of athletes are flying in as Indonesia makes final preparations to host the world's second biggest sports event.

Russian ice princess 'can't believe' fairytale Olympic gold

Teenage sensation Alina Zagitova beat two-time world champion Evgenia Medvedeva to claim Russia's first gold at ...

North Korea's closing Olympics delegation includes man blamed for deadly ship sinking

Another North Korean high-level delegation are going to head to South Korea.
February 22, 2018 | 03:04 pm GMT+7

North Korea cancelled meeting with Pence at Olympics: US officials

At the last minute.
February 21, 2018 | 08:32 am GMT+7

Olympics-Russian team in shock over Games doping scandal

A Russian medallist is suspected of testing positive for meldonium, a banned substance that increases blood flow and improves exercise capacity.
February 19, 2018 | 03:51 pm GMT+7

Japanese speed skater tested positive for doping at Pyeongchang Olympics

Kei Saito is the first doping case of the Games to be found.​
February 13, 2018 | 10:38 am GMT+7

North Korea's Kim lauds South's hospitality

Kim thanked Seoul for its 'sincere efforts', saying the welcome the south gave his sister was 'impressive'.
February 13, 2018 | 10:25 am GMT+7

Gay skater Rippon open to meeting Pence, after Olympics Games

Rippon set off a furore last month by reportedly criticising Pence's views on LGBTQ rights and then declining when Pence offered to meet with him.
February 09, 2018 | 08:16 am GMT+7

He who must not ​be named -- Kim Jong-Un

North Korean Olympics delegate faces a dilemma when meeting with a young woman bearing the name of 'Supreme​ Leader'.
February 07, 2018 | 03:06 pm GMT+7

Pence heads to Olympics leaving open chance of talks with N Korea officials

A White House official, however, cautioned against 'reading too much' into Pence's comment.
February 07, 2018 | 07:44 am GMT+7

Top North Korean official to visit South for Winter Olympics

Tensionsspiralled last year as the North carried out multiple weapons tests and analysts warn that the newly warmed relations may not last long.
February 05, 2018 | 10:08 am GMT+7

Korean hockey players arrive for joint Olympics practice as N.Korea calls for unity

The South Korean government said the event will help defuse tensions over Pyongyang’s nuclear and missile program.
January 25, 2018 | 09:12 am GMT+7

N. Korea cancels arts delegation visit to South before Olympics

North Korea could be preparing a lavish display of its military strength on the eve of the Games.
January 20, 2018 | 08:13 am GMT+7

North Korea to attend Olympics in rival South

The first formal talk in more than two years was friendlier than past meetings. 
January 10, 2018 | 09:44 am GMT+7

N. Korea could send delegation to South for Winter Olympics: Kim

But no success of the Olympics could be guaranteed, Kim says.
January 01, 2018 | 09:55 am GMT+7
 
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