ATTN EDITORS: From Dec 15, 2016, IANS had begun its annual exercise of looking back at the year that is coming to an end. This covered diverse areas like politics, economics, business, science & technology, art-culture-books and sports. The last article of the series, “What good monsoon brought, demonetisation snatched away”, ran on December 31, 2016. Editor, IANS
US Olympic champion Rollins banned for one year (09:04)
Washington, April 21 (IANS) American Olympic champion hurdler Brianna Rollins has accepted a one-year ban for failing to report correctly her whereabouts to anti-doping officials, a media report said.