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Vasco da Gama secure Brazil Serie A return

Rio de Janeiro, Nov 27 (IANS) Four-time Brazilian Serie A winners Vasco da Gama earned promotion back to the country’s top flight football with a 2-1 victory over Ceara. Former Brazil Under-21 striker Thalles struck both goals at the Maracana Stadium ..., 2 months ago

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Rio's murder rate soared last year despite calm during Olympics

The homicide rate in Rio de Janeiro climbed by 20 percent in 2016 from the previous year, as violence soared in the Brazilian metropolis amid rising unemployment and sharp cuts in public security budgets as the country struggles through a recession.
 DNA2 weeks ago

CORRECTED-Half of Brazil's population lack full property rights, govt says

(changes gender paragraph 17) By Chris Arsenault RIO DE JANEIRO, Jan 27 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Half of Brazil's population cannot prove full legal ownership of their homes, depriving authorities in the recession-hit country of a major source of taxes ...
 DNA3 weeks ago

Court freezes assets of Rio mayor in Olympic golf course probe| Reuters

RIO DE JANEIRO A state court froze the assets of Rio de Janeiro Mayor Eduardo Paes on Friday after a request by public prosecutors probing whether he improperly waived an environmental fee for a company that built the golf course, used in the recent ...
 First Post.com2 months ago

Rio Olympics 2016 was not perfect, but organisers exceeded expectations, says IOC

The 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. The post Rio Olympics 2016 was not ...
 First Post.com2 months ago

Brilliant! Tokyo follows in Rio's footsteps for preparing special medals

2020 Olympic medals to be made from 'recycled' mobiles IMAGE: Virginia Thrasher of United States poses with the gold medal which she won in the women's 10m Air Rifle event at the 2016 Olympic Games, in Rio de Janeiro. Photograph: Jeremy Lee/Reuters Organisers of Tokyo 2020 want their Games to be remembered for being nature-friendly, and keeping that in mind, the medals are going to be made from recycled mobile phones. The move is not only aimed at promoting sustainability, but also at saving ...
 Rediff.com2 weeks ago
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Trump Organisation cancels business talks in 3 countries

Trump lawyer Alan Garten said that the company has canceled a "memorandum of understanding" to continue discussions with local partners over possible office towers in Rio de Janeiro. He also said the company won't continue "exploratory" talks over projects in ...
 Money Control1 month ago

Romanian lifter, Russian boxer stripped of Rio Olympic medals

Romanian weightlifter Gabriel Sincraian and Russian boxer Misha Aloian have been stripped of their 2016 Olympic medals after failing doping tests at the Games, the Court of Arbitration for Sport said on Thursday.Sincraian, who won bronze in the men's 85kg event, tested positive for exogenous testosterone at the Rio de Janeiro Games on August 12, according to a statement from sport's highest tribunal.Aloian, silver medallist in the 52kg boxing event, failed a test for tuaminoheptane, a ...
 Rediff.com2 months ago

Russia set to miss world championships as doping ban continues

'Our priority is to return clean athletes to competition but we must all have confidence in the process. Russian track and field athletes look certain to miss out on this year's world championships after an IAAF task force recommended on Monday that the country's ban should run until November.Rune Anderson, head of the task force of the sport's world ruling body, told reporters he does not expect Russia to be re-admitted to the sport before November, meaning its athletes will not be able to ...
 Rediff.com2 weeks ago Russia can miss 2018 Winter Paralympics  DNA4 weeks ago Russia's anti-doping body says did not admit to sports dope conspiracy  Rediff.com1 month ago Russian officials acknowledge doping conspiracy: NYT  Rediff.com1 month ago

India names former gold medallist Bindra in Olympics task force

IMAGE: Abhinav Bindra was named on a panel entrusted with the task of preparing the blueprint. Photograph: PTI India's only individual Olympic gold medallist Abhinav Bindra was named on a panel entrusted with the task of preparing the blueprint for the country's success at the next three Games, the sports ministry said on Monday. The world's second-most populous country sent more than 120 athletes to Rio de Janeiro last year with hopes of exceeding the six medals won at London in 2012, but ...
 Rediff.com3 weeks ago
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