Sochi 2014 Olympic Games


article 31 October 2014 World, Russia
Milonov: 'Ban Apple chief from Russia for being gay'

Apple boss Tim Cook should be "banned for life" from Russia after coming out as gay and poses threats of "Ebola, Aids and gonorrhoea", says Vitaly Milonov, one of Russia's most prominent politicians.

post 06 March 2014
Boycott on cards as Putin visits Sochi Paralympics

There is a rumour doing the rounds that President Putin is now in sochi. More than a rumour - a strong suggestion that he will be at the athletes village in person.

article 23 February 2014 World, Russia
Olympics rings (R)
Ten best pictures from the Sochi closing ceremony

The Winter Olympics come to an end with a spectacular ceremony leaving us in no doubt of Russia's epic cultural history - and leaving Sochi with the last laugh.

article 22 February 2014 World, Russia
John Jackson and Britain's four-man bobsleigh team (Reuters)
Maximum bob: GB's four-man team vies for Sochi success

After two disastrous performances in the last Winter Olympics at Vancouver, John Jackson and Britain's four-man bobsleigh team will be hoping for greater success at Sochi this weekend.

video 20 February 2014 UK

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Bronze at Sochi brings Team GB best medals tally

Britain's women's curling team secured a 6-5 victory over Switzerland at Sochi, winning the Olympic bronze medal. Sports reporter Jordan Jarrett Bryan reports.

article 19 February 2014 UK, Russia
David Murdoch (Reuters)
Another last-gasp win for Britain's men's curlers?

Team GB's men's curlers, led by David Murdoch, made it through to the Sochi finals thanks to a last-stone win after beating Sweden, guaranteeing gold or silver on Friday.

article 19 February 2014 World, Russia
Eve Muirhead (Reuters)
Curling glory beckons for Eve Muirhead at Sochi

The British women's curling quartet face Canada in the semifinal on Wednesday. And as Becky Horsbrugh explains, team "skip" Eve Muirhead comes from a family of curlers.

article 18 February 2014 World, Russia
Pussy Riot member Maria Alyokhina in a police van (picture: Nadezhda Tolokonnikova)
Sochi 2014 arrests: from gay rights to Pussy Riot

As two members of punk band Pussy Riot are detained in Sochi, Channel 4 News looks at Russia's Winter Olympics protest arrests so far.

article 17 February 2014 UK
Jon Snow by #WT4 with Jon Snow & Alex Brooker - you ask the questions

Welcome to #WT4 - our new interactive show where you take over Jon Snow's questions. Our first guest was Alex Brooker from the Last Leg and The Jump. Watch again here.