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Want better ties with US, says Silva, front-runner in Brazil's prez polls

Sep 18, 2014

Want better ties with US, says Silva, front-runner in Brazil's prez polls

By Brad BrooksRio de Janeiro Front-running presidential candidate Marina Silva says the key to her support among millions of Brazilians who joined in
Pistorius is free to represent the country, says SA Olympic body

Sep 15, 2014

Pistorius is free to represent the country, says SA Olympic body

.Pistorius and his longtime coach, Ampie Louw, said before Steenkamp's killing that they wanted to retire together at the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro
Ancient flying reptile named after 'Avatar' creature

Sep 14, 2014

Ancient flying reptile named after 'Avatar' creature

University of Rio de Janeiro, joked "Please, (there were) no blue hominids during the Cretaceous."Ikrandraco avatar, whose fossils were unearthed in
Scottish independence would redefine landscape

Sep 13, 2014

Scottish independence would redefine landscape

Association could probably put together a very competitive team of 50-plus to the Rio de Janeiro Olympics in 2016. Yet, because of time pressures following a
Asian Games 2014 Despite chaotic build-up, India seek record medal haul

Sep 10, 2014

Asian Games 2014 Despite chaotic build-up, India seek record medal haul

hockey competition will gain a direct entry to the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro.Indian badminton is banking on P.V. Sindhu, a semi-finalist at the
Thomas Bach says its been a 'dynamic year' as IOC president

Sep 09, 2014

Thomas Bach says its been a 'dynamic year' as IOC president

the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Bach said Brazilian organizers are now making good progress. Work has finally started on the Deodoro venue cluster
Ronaldinho Joins Mexican club Queretaro in shock transfer

Sep 06, 2014

Ronaldinho Joins Mexican club Queretaro in shock transfer

2011, joining Rio de Janeiro giants Flamengo. But he walked away from the club after a year over a salary dispute.He then scored 28 goals in 88 matches
ISL Brazilian legend Zico to manage FC Goa

Sep 03, 2014

ISL Brazilian legend Zico to manage FC Goa

franchise Football Club of Goa (FC Goa).Zico signed the contract Tuesday in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, the franchise announced."FC Goa is proud to
India grouped with Pakistan in Asian Games hockey

Aug 20, 2014

India grouped with Pakistan in Asian Games hockey

Thailand while South Korea, Japan, Kazakhstan and Hong Kong are in Pool B.The gold medal-winning teams will be ensured of a 2016 Olympic berth at Rio de