Rome Mayor Virginia Raggi cancels Rome's bid for 2024 Olympics
Rome Mayor Virginia Raggi cancels Rome's bid for 2024 Olympics

Rome Mayor Virginia Raggi. Photo / AP Rome's new Mayor scotched the city's candidacy for the 2024 Olympic Games today, saying t...

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Belarusian expelled from Paralympics for carrying Russian tricolor
Belarusian expelled from Paralympics for carrying Russian tricolor

This September 7, 2016 photo released in the Russian media shows Andrei Fomochkin, identified as the director of the republican centre of ...

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President Vladimir Putin censures ban on Russian Paralympians from Rio 2016 Games
President Vladimir Putin censures ban on Russian Paralympians from Rio 2016 Games

Russian President Vladimir Putin gives a speech during an awards ceremony for Russia's Olympians at the Kremlin in Moscow, Russia, Aug...

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US swimmers leave Rio Olympics to jeering crowds
US swimmers leave Rio Olympics to jeering crowds

American swimmers Gunnar Bentz (C) and Jack Conger (L) leave the police station at the Rio de Janeiro International Airport after being de...

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US Olympics swimmers held for questioning in Rio
US Olympics swimmers held for questioning in Rio

US swimmer Ryan Lochte holding a press conference in Rio de Janeiro, two days ahead of the opening ceremony of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games....

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Oscar Pistorius, the jailed Olympic athlete, 'under watch' in South Africa prison
Oscar Pistorius, the jailed Olympic athlete, 'under watch' in South Africa prison

Oscar Pistorius, the jailed Olympic athlete, has reportedly been put on suicide watch. Photo / AP Oscar Pistorius, the jailed Olympic a...

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Rio Olympics 2016: Egyptian judoka refuses to shake Israeli opponent's hand
Rio Olympics 2016: Egyptian judoka refuses to shake Israeli opponent's hand

Egypt's Islam El Shehaby, blue, declines to shake hands with Israel's Or Sasson. Photo / AP Egyptian judo fighter Islam El She...

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Two dead in Brazil’s Rio de Janeiro amid protests against overspending on 2016 Olympic Games
Two dead in Brazil’s Rio de Janeiro amid protests against overspending on 2016 Olympic Games

A police officer patrols an Olympic venue site in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, July 26, 2016. (AFP) Two people, including a woman, have been ...

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Brazil interim president Michel Temer opens 2016 Summer Olympic Games at the Maracana stadium in Rio de Janeiro
Brazil interim president Michel Temer opens 2016 Summer Olympic Games at the Maracana stadium in Rio de Janeiro

Brazil’s acting President Michel Temer (L) speaks with Thomas Bach, the president of the International Olympic Committee, as they attend t...

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Brazilians rally against Olympic Games, social segregation
Brazilians rally against Olympic Games, social segregation

Clashes have broken out between police and demonstrators, who took to the streets of the Brazilian city of Rio de Janeiro to protest agai...

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Lego, the world's biggest toymaker marathon Olympic games effort of Rio de Janeiro
Lego, the world's biggest toymaker marathon Olympic games effort of Rio de Janeiro

Lego, the world's biggest toymaker, has developed a large model of Rio de Janeiro city to celebrate the host of the 2016 Olympic Game...

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Rent in Rio's slums on Airbnb and  neighbourhoods for Olympic Games tourists
Rent in Rio's slums on Airbnb and neighbourhoods for Olympic Games tourists

Rio's favelas are still considered no-go areas by many, but a dire shortage of hotel accommodation has opened the poorest of Rio'...

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