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23 new doping failures from London Games – IOC

Lausanne: The International Olympic Committee today reported 23 new doping failures from retests on 265 samples from the 2012 London Games. The 23 were from six countries and took part in five different sports. The revelation came one week after the IOC said 31 new cases had been found from 2008 Beijing Olympics. “Reanalysis of

India successfully test fires nuclear-capable ballistic missile

Bhubaneswar: India on Wednesday successfully test-fired its indigenously developed nuclear capable Prithvi-II missile that can carry up to 1000 kg of warhead and hit targets 350 km away, officials said. The surface-to-surface ballistic missile was fired from launch complex-3 of the Integrated Test Range (ITR) in Chandipur off the Odisha coast, defence sources said. The