Latest Lausanne Stories

2011-11-07 16:28:14

International sports federations would like to be able to follow the movements of individual athletes more easily during televised matches, even when they're hidden from view.

2011-10-26 17:45:00

The IOC is pleased to learn that the Executive Committee of the International Mediterranean Games Committee has unanimously called upon all NOC members of its General Assembly to do their utmost

2011-10-07 19:30:00

The 5th International Athletes’ Forum gets under way on 8 October in Colorado Springs, with some 100 athletes from five continents taking part in three days of discussions on topics ranging

Image 1 - Will Your Next Car Be Controlled By Your Mind?
2011-09-30 07:23:33

Scientists, along with Nissan, are now experimenting with technology that could lead to vehicles that you can control with your thoughts.

2011-09-26 21:30:00

The 14th World Conference on Sport for All came to a successful conclusion in Beijing with 527 participants from around the world issuing a call to action in a unanimously approved final declaration.

2011-08-17 03:30:00

LAUSANNE, Switzerland, August 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Nestle Nespresso in the first half of 2011 achieved double-digit growth with more than 15% of its sales generated outside of Europe. Nespresso continued to drive momentum and innovation in the dynamic portioned coffee segment.

2011-07-07 00:00:29

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) currently in Durban is on the verge of withdrawing the Olympic recognition of the Netherlands Antilles in the Caribbean.

Word of the Day
  • A ceramic container used inside a fuel-fired kiln to protect pots from the flame.
The word 'saggar' may come from 'safeguard'.