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Brazilian coffee
24.08.16 23:01 as Rio Olympics - F.S. AIJAZUDDIN

HOW do you take your Olympic coffee — white, or black? In Rio, coffee is prepared from beans imported from countries across the world — Bolivia, Ethiopia, Jamaica, Kenya, Australia, even Thailand. Its percolating machines filter them, a metaphor for the transient internationalism of the ...
  


Indian Marathon Runner not provided water at Rio
22.08.16 22:36 as Rio Olympics - TEAM PT

Indian distance runner OP Jaisha hit out at the national athletics federation on Monday for not providing her refreshments during the Rio Olympics marathon. She fainted at the finish line.

Jaisha, who didn’t want to run in the marathon at the Olympics in the first place ...
  


Narsingh banned for four years, Olympic Dreams Over
19.08.16 15:21 as Rio Olympics - TEAM PT

Narsingh Yadav’s dream of competing at the ongoing Rio Olympics has come to an end with the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) upholding the World Anti Doping Agency’s (WADA) appeal against the clean chit given to him in a doping violation case.bThe ad hoc ...
  


It’s gold No.21 for Michael Phelps
10.08.16 10:32 as Rio Olympics - TEAM PT

Michael Phelps captured his 20th Olympic gold medal in devastating fashion Tuesday, sealing victory with a kiss, before adding a staggering 21st before the night was over.

The American crushed rival Chad le Clos to regain his 200 metres butterfly title, celebrating victory in a race ...
  


Shobhaa De evokes angry response from top sportspersons for her comment
09.08.16 18:29 as Rio Olympics - TEAM PT

Author Shobhaa De has mocked at the performance of Indian athletes, saying that they had gone to Rio Olympics to take selfies and not to win medals, inviting angry response from top sportspersons, including star shooter Abhinav Bindra.

After three days of action at the Rio ...
  



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