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Special Forces join police to launch UK's biggest security operation to prevent Paris-style attack Jan 11, 12:34 pm
London, Jan 11 (ANI): In the wake of the terror attack on French satirical magazine, Charlie Hebdo, elite Special Forces have joined counter-terror police and 1,900 Army personnel to launch the United Kingdom's biggest security operation since the 2012 London Olympics, a report said.
London, Sep 13 (ANI): Paralympic runner Oscar Pistorius had reportedly threatened to withdraw from the London 2012 Olympics if his former girlfriend refused to fly over to support him.
Pretoria (South Africa), July 2 (ANI): Blade runner Oscar Pistorius' manager has claimed that his client had been designated the global icon of the 2012 London Olympics and was set for further success, before he was accused of allegedly murdering his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.
London, May 6 (ANI): The six-year ban on Jamaican runner Dominique Blake for a second doping offence has reportedly been cut to four-and-a-half years on appeal.
London, Apr 8 (ANI): A coach of the Arsenal youth team has reportedly been served with a life sentence after he was found guilty of killing a man over a yoghurt, just weeks before the 2012 London Olympics commenced.
Patrick Stewart feared dying during Olympic torch run Feb 8, 1:55 pm
Washington, Feb 8 (ANI): Patrick Stewart has confessed that he feared that he would collapse and die when he took part in the torch-carrying celebrations ahead of the 2012 London Olympics.
Washington, Feb. 4 (ANI): The Sochi Winter Olympics set to commence from Feb. 7 until Feb.23 this year may witness a drastic rise in web and mobile viewing, according to a communication professor from The University of Akron.
Swimmer Ryan Lochte's parents lose home to foreclosure Jan 17, 4:25 pm
Washington, Jan. 17 (ANI): Ryan Lochte, who was a money-making machine after the 2012 London Olympics, was reportedly unable to help save his parents' home, which they lost to foreclosure.
London, Aug 7 (ANI): British gymnast Beth Tweddle has reportedly announced her retirement on the anniversary of her spectacular performance on the uneven bars at 2012 London Olympics, for which she won the bronze medal.
London, Mar 22 (ANI): Oscar-winning director Danny Boyle, who has earned international acclaim for the 2012 London Olympics opening ceremony, has said that the 'feel-good' factor among the British has since faded due to the economic recession.
Washington, Dec. 14 (ANI): Olympic gymnast Gabby Douglas has penned a new book that reveals how tough her life was before she became was one of the shining stars of the 2012 London Olympics.
London mayor lauds India's Olympic medal winners in Delhi Nov 26, 2:23 pm
New Delhi, Nov.26 (ANI): London Mayor Boris Johnson, who is currently on a six-day tour of India to promote business links, on Monday, lauded the performance of Indian sportspersons who participated at the 2012 London Olympics and dubbed the country's performance as the best ever till date.
Pakistan Hockey Federation's selection committee dissolved Oct 25, 4:09 pm
Karachi, Oct. 25 (ANI): The Pakistan Hockey Federation (PHF), in its first major overhaul after the 2012 London Olympics disaster, has dissolved the selection committee and named former chief selector Hanif Khan as the national coach, replacing Khwaja Junaid.
Pakistan should not keep high hopes: Hockey captain Aug 16, 4:19 pm
Lahore, Aug 16 (ANI): Pakistan hockey captain Sohail Abbas has said the country should not keep 'high hopes' as the team returned to Lahore after finishing seventh in the 2012 London Olympics.
London wins gold as 'best Olympics Games host' Aug 14, 4:16 pm
London, August 14 (ANI): Newspapers around the world have voted 2012 London Olympics Games as the best Olympics ever.
5 must-knows about US soccer player Hope Solo Aug 2, 12:18 pm
Washington, August 2 (ANI): A celebrity gossip magazine has unearthed some need-to-know details about soccer player Hope Solo, who made headlines again on Monday when she slammed Women's World Cup champion Brandi Chastain over her comments about Team USA's chances at winning the gold in the 2012 London Olympics.
London, July 29 (ANI): India disappointed again on Sunday when its women performed poorly in the women's 10-metre air pistol qualification event at the 2012 London Olympics.
Family hopeful as Deepika Kumari aims for Gold in London Games Jul 27, 9:12 pm
Ranchi, July 27 (ANI): As the expectations of over a billion Indians rest on her shoulders, parents of ace archer and recently crowned world number one, Deepika Kumari pray for her success at the 2012 London Olympics.
London Mayor Johnson to recite Olympic ode in ancient Greek Jul 23, 1:10 pm
London, July 23 (ANI): Mayor Boris Johnson is all set to recite an Olympic ode in ancient Greek that he commissioned for the 2012 London Olympics.
UK archer Terry inspired by 'Beefy' Botham to win Olympic medal Jul 18, 7:12 pm
London, July 18 (ANI): British archer Simon Terry has revealed that he looks to legendary cricketer Sir Ian Botham for inspiration as he prepares to compete in the 2012 London Olympics.
Kalmadi granted permission to attend London Olympics Jul 13, 3:08 pm
New Delhi, July 13 (ANI): A Delhi Court on Friday granted sacked CWG Organising Committee chairman Suresh Kalmadi permission to attend the 2012 London Olympics.
Hyderabad, June 26 (ANI): Iconic athlete P.T. Usha wants to intensify the level of competition for her protege Tintu Luka as she gears up for the 800 meters at the 2012 London Olympics.
Army to give 'tips' to Pak hockey team ahead of 2012 Olympics Jun 25, 2:17 pm
Karachi, June 25 (ANI): The Pakistan hockey team, which will begin its final phase of preparations for the 2012 London Olympics with a training camp in Abbottabad from Tuesday, has sought help from Army trainers.
Indian hockey team given grand farewell ahead of London Olympics Jun 24, 6:16 pm
New Delhi, June 24 (ANI): The Indian hockey team on Sunday received a grand farewell from former champions before departing for the 2012 London Olympics.
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