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    Exclusive - Admit women or lose Tokyo Games golf, IOC tells club

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  • 'This ship has sailed', Budapest 2024 bid chief tells radio
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    'This ship has sailed', Budapest 2024 bid chief tells radio

    The Hungarian capital has likely lost its chance to organise Summer Olympic Games in 2024, the bid's chief told local radio late on Sunday after a nascent political movement collected a quarter million signatures to force a referendum on the bid. Budapest was considered a long-shot candidate next

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    Olympics-'This ship has sailed', Budapest 2024 bid chief tells radio

    The Hungarian capital has likely lost its chance to organise Summer Olympic Games in 2024, the bid's chief told local radio late on Sunday after a nascent political movement collected a quarter million signatures to force a referendum on the bid. Budapest was considered a long-shot candidate next

  • Who is the Momentum youth movement tackling Hungary's political elite with its 'NOlympia' campaign?
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    Who is the Momentum youth movement tackling Hungary's political elite with its 'NOlympia' campaign?

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