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Jan 10, 2017
Fifa World Cup expansion will allow more teams to 'dream' of participating, says Gianni InfantinoFifa's decision Tuesday to expand the World Cup to 48 teams in 2026 will allow more countries to "dream" of qualifying for the globe's top sporting event, FIFA president Gianni Infantino said.
Dec 07, 2016
Rio Olympics 2016 was not perfect, but organisers exceeded expectations, says IOCThe Rio de Janeiro Olympics may not have been perfect but organisers exceeded expectations given the political and economic situation in the South American country, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) said on Tuesday.
Nov 26, 2016
Under Fidel Castro, Cubans lived in fear but revolutionary hero put nation on world mapFidel Castro once said that if assassination attempts were an Olympic sport he would have won the gold medal.
Nov 26, 2016
Fidel Castro, who turned tiny Cuba into thorn for mighty capitalist USA, dies at 90Guerrilla revolutionary and communist idol, Fidel Castro was a holdout against history who turned tiny Cuba into a thorn in the paw of the mighty capitalist United States.
Nov 20, 2016
Travels through the Amazon: Journeying through the rainforest, along Lima, Peru, BrazilThe “Amazon” was the beginning of our fascination for South America. The rainforest, its gigantic trees, queer animals and hidden tribes — it’s stuff childhood mysteries are made of. You hope to unravel it all sometime in the future. The possibility of setting foot in this mysterious world might just be one of the “subconscious” reasons why we chose South America as the first destination for our round-the-world travels.
Nov 12, 2016
Patagonia's wintry wonderland; skiing at Bariloche: Travels through ArgentinaSandeepa and Chetan describe their travels through Argentina and Chile in the third part of their ongoing South America travel diary for Firstpost
Nov 06, 2016
Tango in Argentina, Shah Rukh Khan in Bolivia, Incan culture in Peru: South America travel diaryIn part two of Mumbai-based couple Sandeepa and Chetan's South America travel diary: their journey through Argentina, Bolivia and Peru
Oct 30, 2016
From São Paulo to Rio de Janeiro and Manaus, getting to know Brazil through its citiesWhen we landed in São Paulo, Brazil, little did we know that we were in for a five-month journey through South America
Oct 21, 2016
New species of long-necked dinosaur discovered in AustraliaScientists have identified a new species of giant long-necked dinosaur whose ancestors likely crossed over to Australia around 105 million years ago from South America.
Aug 13, 2016
Humans of Olympics: Meet Nahuer Ortega, one of Argentina's many fans thronging RioThe empty seats at Rio Olympics 2016 are a reality. But that doesn’t mean there are no fans here. Meet a fan from one of the biggest traveling contingents, Argentina