By Nick ButlerRubbish littering Guanabara Bay will have been reduced well before Olympic and Paralympic sailing competitions take place, an official from a Dutch Research Institute supporting Rio State authorities has claimed, although work has currently been suspended due to a lack of boats.
By David OwenFIFA has backed down over the inclusion of the Amazonian city of Manaus on the list of venues for the Rio 2016 Olympic football tournaments.
By Nick ButlerLocal environmentalists have been collecting garbage in Guanabara Bay, the Rio 2016 Olympic and Paralympic sailing venue, as concerns grow once again over whether rubbish still littering the waters will have been removed before the Games.
By David Owen
The English Football Association is keen for Great Britain teams once again to participate in the Olympic football tournament at next year's Games in the football-besotted city of Rio de Janeiro.
By Duncan Mackay at the Windsor Atlântica Hotel in Rio de JaneiroA special place for athletes to mourn the loss of family and friends will be set up in the Olympic Village at Rio 2016, while a "moment of reflection" will be held during the Closing Ceremony, it has been revealed.
By Duncan Mackay at the Windsor Atlântica Hotel in Rio de JaneiroCampaigners angry at construction of the golf course being built for next year's Olympics, which they claim will damage the environment, confronted International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach here today.
By Nick ButlerFilmmaster Events, the Italian company in charge of the Rio 2016 Olympic and Paralympic ceremonies, have opened a London office to enhance their global scope.
By Duncan Mackay at the Windsor Atlântica Hotel in Rio de JaneiroA change to the controversial Rule 40, which prevents athletes from promoting non-Olympic sponsors during the period of the Games, is set to be relaxed, it was revealed here today.
By Emily GoddardNine of the top 15 brands associated with Rio 2016 are non-Olympic partners, according to the new findings of an on-going study that examines marketing around the Games.
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