10:48am Tuesday 18th November 2014
Olympic hosts will be permitted to put on some events in a different country under recommendations announced by the International Olympic Committee.
5:07pm Wednesday 22nd October 2014
The cost of renovating the Olympic Stadium ahead of West Ham's 2016 move will rise by £35.9million but the extra funding will not be paid for by either the Hammers or the taxpayer.
2:57pm Monday 4th August 2014
Rio 2016 organisers admit they cannot afford to indulge in the luxury of leaving preparations for the Olympics and Paralympics to the last minute.
12:45pm Monday 28th July 2014
Rio 2016 Olympic organisers have labelled criticism of their preparations by a senior IOC figure "as ill-informed and wrong" and said they are now on course to meet their targets.
3:16pm Monday 7th July 2014
International Olympic Committee president Thomas Bach has his expressed confidence over the financial implications of hosting the 2022 Winter Games after formally declaring the three candidate cities in Lausanne on Monday.
12:01pm Monday 7th July 2014
Almaty, Beijing and Oslo have been declared the three official candidate cities for the 2022 Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games, the International Olympic Committee has announced.
10:16am Tuesday 1st July 2014
The Ukrainian city of Lviv has withdrawn its bid to host the 2022 Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games in order to focus on its application for 2026.
1:16pm Friday 6th June 2014
Sebastian Coe has insisted it would be "impossible" for London to step in as 2016 Olympic hosts should the delays affecting the preparations for Rio de Janeiro prove insurmountable.
2:17pm Tuesday 29th April 2014
Australia's IOC vice-president has delivered a devastating blast at the chronic delays in Rio de Janeiro's preparations for the 2016 Games and warned that the situation in the Brazilian city is "critical".
4:45am Saturday 5th April 2014
Prince Harry was sent flying into the air on a swing as he tested the new attractions at Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park.