It is ironic that coal fired power plants contribute to climate change which could result in the malfunctioning of the power plants, writes Melanie Verwoerd.
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One of Japan's top doctors has slammed the decision to hold the Olympics at the height of Tokyo's summer, warning that heatstroke will be the "biggest risk".
The IOC has adopted a host of reforms to streamline the troubled process of hosting and awarding the Olympic Games in a bid to avoid having "too many losers".
International Olympic Committee chief Thomas Bach has called the controversial gender case of Caster Semenya "extremely complicated and delicate".
The International Olympic Committee has pledged €500,000 to help ensure Notre Dame is restored in time for the 2024 Paris Games.
Russian bobsled federation president Alexander Zubkov and four others have been provisionally suspended for doping in fallout from the Sochi Olympics
Samsung has extended its IOC sponsorship deal through the 2028 Los Angeles Olympics, making it 30 years of Summer and Winter Games support
Boxing's underfire rulers have handed over a crucial report on internal reforms to the IOC which is threatening to axe the sport from the 2020 Tokyo Games.
The IOC has threatened to axe boxing from the Tokyo 2020 Games and has concerns over possible match-fixing at Rio 2016.
The IOC has left weightlifting at risk of being cut from the 2024 Olympics.
The move to ban Russia from the Winter Games sparking outrage in the country.
Tokyo 2020 organisers blasted volunteers with fake snow on Friday as they trial ever more extreme ways to beat the heat ahead of the Games.
The IOC has lifted a ban on India hosting international sporting events after receiving assurances over visas for Pakistani competitors.
IOC President Thomas Bach said he has "a lot of sympathy" for Caster Semenya after the star SA runner lost her appeal in a landmark case against track and field's governing body.
The founders of a new global athletes' body say they will ensure their concerns are no longer brushed aside by the IOC and WADA.
IOC President Thomas Bach and other International Olympic Committee members are calling Tokyo the best prepared host city in recent memory.
Beijing 2008 canoe sprint Olympic gold medallist, Inna Osypenko-Radomska, has been suspended for four years after refusing to undergo an out-of-competition drug test.
Samsung has denied allegations it illegally lobbied International Olympic Committee members to vote for Pyeongchang to host the 2018 Winter Olympics.
Rio 2016 Olympic bronze medallist Henri Schoeman has been cleared of the doping charges levelled against him.
Russia have reacted with disappointment but no great surprise after the country was banned from the Winter Olympic Games.
Chad le Clos has been announced by the International Olympic Committee as an Ambassador for the 2018 Youth Olympic Games in Buenos Aires.
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