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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
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.
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.
Mar 17, 2016
Yogeshwar Dutt leads Indian wrestlers' bid for Rio Olympics berth as Asian Qualification Championship is set to kickstartStar grappler Yogeshwar Dutt would seek to grab an Olympic quota place in his first opportunity when he spearheads a 17-member Indian campaign at the Asian Olympic Qualification wrestling championship, starting here tomorrow.
Dec 11, 2013
Rio has no time to lose says Brazil-bound IOC bossOrganisers of the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympics have no time to lose with the International Olympic Committee president flying into the country in the coming weeks to monitor progress, the IOC said on Tuesday.