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Sep 25, 2017
Brazilian with transplanted heart from German Olympian participates in road race in Rio de JaneiroBrazil's Ivonette Balthazar's heart was ravaged by smoking, years of stressful work and a heart attack in 2012 registered barely 40 beats a minute
Sep 06, 2017
Rio Olympics chief lynchpin behind plot to bribe IOC during Games bid, allege Brazilian police officialsBrazilian officials said that the country's Olympics chief was the "lynchpin" in a plot to bribe the International Olympic Committee into awarding Rio de Janeiro the 2016 Games
Aug 05, 2017
One year on, the only legacy of Rio Olympics 2016 is abject dysfunction, not prosperityThe true legacy that Rio 2016 has is that the Olympics must be delivered on more equitable and sustainable terms in the future.
Jul 29, 2017
Brazil govt deploys over 10,000 soldiers in Rio de Janeiro to counter growing violencePresident Michel Temer has signed an executive order authorising the deployment of 10,240 soldiers in Rio de Janeiro, where violent crime is on the rise.
Jun 29, 2017
Car rams gate of Brazil presidential palace, driver unhurt and in custodySecurity forces in Brazil's capital have detained a minor who allegedly rammed a car through a gate in an apparent attempt to reach the presidential palace.
Jul 31, 2016
Rio 2016: Ahead of the Olympics, here's a glimpse of the host city at nightArray
Jul 20, 2016
Watch: All you need to know about Rio de Janeiro, the Olympics 2016 host cityArray
Jun 18, 2016
Champions trophy silver will give India confidence going into Rio Olympics, says Roelant OltmansIndia hockey coach Roeland Oltmans is delighted at his team's outstanding performance at the Champions Trophy
May 29, 2016
Talk about the locals, not just people heading to Rio: Djokovic on Zika's threat to OlympicsSerena Williams admitted Saturday that the health dangers posed by the Zika virus in Rio ahead of the Olympics are a serious concern while Novak Djokovic pleaded for the impact on Brazilians not to be under-estimated.
Apr 27, 2016
Rio 2016: India to send largest ever Olympic contingent, will target 10-plus medal tallyThe Union sports ministry has set a 10-medal target for forthcoming Rio Olympics that will see the largest-ever Indian contingent of athletes participating