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# rio - Wednesday 19 September, 2012

Rory McIlroy set to 'reconsider' Olympics position
# Procrastination
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# Procrastination

Rory McIlroy set to 'reconsider' Olympics position

Sep 19th 2012, 6:15 PM 18,446 Views 111 Comments

The golfer said the reaction to his suggestion that he feels “more British than Irish” left him with much to contemplate.

# rio - Wednesday 29 August, 2012

VIDEO: Meet the footless footballer impressing Barcelona
# Breaking Boundaries
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# Breaking Boundaries

VIDEO: Meet the footless footballer impressing Barcelona

Aug 29th 2012, 4:20 PM 1,475 Views 0 Comments

11-year-old Gabriel Muniz from Rio is hopeful football will be a Paralympic sport by the time he grows up.

# rio - Wednesday 22 August, 2012

Rio 2016: Favela dwellers face eviction as Olympic highway is planned
# Clear Out
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# Clear Out

Rio 2016: Favela dwellers face eviction as Olympic highway is planned

Aug 22nd 2012, 10:06 AM 6,292 Views 8 Comments

“Our government wants to act like Robin Hood, but the other way around,” says one resident, “take from the poor to give to the rich.”

# rio - Sunday 22 July, 2012

Give us a smile Andy! It’s the sporting tweets of the week
# Chuckles
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# Chuckles

Give us a smile Andy! It’s the sporting tweets of the week

Jul 22nd 2012, 10:20 AM 949 Views 0 Comments

Melanie Nocher hopes the Scottish tennis star won’t bring down the buzz in the Olympic Village.

# rio - Sunday 15 April, 2012

WATCH: Mario Balotelli and Rio Ferdinand star in music video
# Transition
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# Transition

WATCH: Mario Balotelli and Rio Ferdinand star in music video

Apr 15th 2012, 9:30 PM 595 Views 0 Comments

The duo have cameo appearances in the video for rapper R.I.O.’s latest song.

# rio - Thursday 26 January, 2012

Video: two buildings collapse in Rio de Janeiro
# Brazil
# Brazil

Video: two buildings collapse in Rio de Janeiro

Jan 26th 2012, 8:00 AM 1,805 Views 0 Comments

The incident highlights authorities’ failure to improve infrastructure ahead of the World Cup in 2014 and Olympics in 2016.

# rio - Friday 29 July, 2011

The Daily Fix: Friday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Friday

Jul 29th 2011, 8:04 PM 1,887 Views 0 Comments

In the Friday Fix: Report into Air France crash released, heartbreaking scenes as Dublin autism school shuts, Trinity College chief is an Anchorman fan… and has Microsoft ‘leaked’ an anti-Google video?

# rio - Thursday 28 April, 2011

Air France crash investigators uncover part of flight recorder but crucial data missing
# Air France
# Air France

Air France crash investigators uncover part of flight recorder but crucial data missing

Apr 28th 2011, 10:33 AM 923 Views 0 Comments

Investigators fear that without recovering the “black box” flight recorder the mystery of the plane’s last moments will never be solved. The crash over the Atlantic two years ago killed all 228 people on board.

# rio - Monday 7 March, 2011

Take 5: Monday
# Take 5
# Take 5

Take 5: Monday

Mar 7th 2011, 4:49 PM 1,252 Views 0 Comments

Five things you need to know by 5 o’clock.

In photos: Rio Carnival 2011
# Brazil
# Brazil

In photos: Rio Carnival 2011

Mar 7th 2011, 2:55 PM 4,178 Views 0 Comments

Check out the colours and costumes of Brazil’s world-famous carnival festival.

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