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Tokyo Olympics president resigns following outrage over sexist comments

Yoshiro Mori repeated several times that he regretted the remarks, adding that he had “no intention of neglecting women.”

Tokyo Olympics boss refuses to resign after saying women 'talk too much'

Yoshiro Mori’s remarks have created a storm in Japan where women are grossly under-represented in politics and in boardrooms.

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International Olympic Committee denies claims Tokyo Olympics is cancelled

The International Olympic Committee has denied claims the Tokyo 2020 Games are being cancelled because of the coronavirus pandemic.