# brazil - Yesterday’s News
'When you're lying in that bed in Dún Laoghaire, it's easy to think it's all over but it's far from it'
Twelve years after he was left paralysed, Westmeath para-cycling Declan Slevin recounts the journey which has taken him to the Paralympic Games.
# brazil - Friday 26 August, 2016
Lochte and three other American swimmers made false allegations of being robbed at gunpoint on a night out at the Olympics.
# brazil - Thursday 25 August, 2016
Police said they now have a huge amount of information after taking testimony from the two OCI executives.
Meanwhile, a Brazilian police commissioner said he does not object to the former OCI boss being put under house arrest.
# brazil - Monday 22 August, 2016
Former OCI president Pat Hickey, who has been at the notorious Bangu prison in Rio since Thursday, may not now face a judge until later in the week.
# brazil - Sunday 21 August, 2016
Detained former OCI chief Pat Hickey will appear before a Brazilian judge on Tuesday as part of an investigation into black market ticket sales.
“Tite can look for another captain” – After ending Brazil’s wait for Olympic gold in men’s football, Neymar opted to relinquish the armband.
# brazil - Friday 19 August, 2016
The presenter fell ill with a rare strain of malaria.
# brazil - Thursday 18 August, 2016
Doubt has been cast over the testimonies of four US Olympians who claimed they were mugged at gunpoint in Rio.
It’s understood that she was placed in an induced coma last night.
# brazil - Tuesday 16 August, 2016
The gold medal dream is over for the female footballers from the host nation.
# brazil - Sunday 14 August, 2016
The controversy kicked off with an arrest of an Irishman last week. Tonight Sports Minister Shane Ross will want answers from the Olympic Council of Ireland.
# brazil - Saturday 13 August, 2016
Dilma Rousseff is almost certain to be sacked for good, less than 2 years into her term.
# brazil - Wednesday 10 August, 2016
Sinead O’Carroll joins us live from Rio with all the latest Olympic reaction and analysis.
# brazil - Saturday 6 August, 2016
Ìn a separate incident, the Brazilian bomb squad have detonated a suspect package near the finishing line of the Olympic men’s cycling road race.
# brazil - Friday 5 August, 2016
From judo to archery, we’ve got you covered.
It emerged yesterday that Michael O’Reilly failed a drug test and he is reportedly planning to appeal the results.
Brazilian police and media have identified the vice consul at the Russian embassy in Rio as being involved in the incident.
# brazil - Thursday 4 August, 2016
We separated the fact from the fiction.
# brazil - Wednesday 3 August, 2016
The Department of Foreign Affairs says it’s there to help.
# brazil - Monday 1 August, 2016
Ecclestone’s 67-year-old mother-in-law Aparecida Schunck Flosi Palmeira was kidnapped on 22 July.
# brazil - Sunday 31 July, 2016
Jones Justino had to undergo numerous painful surgeries after he was run down earlier this month.
# brazil - Tuesday 26 July, 2016
Local reports say that the woman was snatched from her home in Sao Paulo.
# brazil - Friday 15 July, 2016
Paddy Barnes isn’t happy with Rory McIlroy’s recent comments.
# brazil - Sunday 3 July, 2016
Police say they seized marjijuana labelled with the logo of the Rio 2016 organising committee.
# brazil - Saturday 25 June, 2016
Italo Ferreira had been driving a stolen car when police shot him in the head.
# brazil - Friday 17 June, 2016
Rivelino isn’t happy with the Barcelona star.
# brazil - Tuesday 14 June, 2016
After receiving a backlash, the Barcelona star has apologised.
# brazil - Monday 13 June, 2016
Brazil boss Dunga said his side’s fate was not decided by football.
# brazil - Saturday 11 June, 2016
25-year-old Rye Hunt disappeared on 21 May from the Copacabana Beach area.
# brazil - Friday 10 June, 2016
There is growing international worry over the virus due to the Olympic games being held in Brazil this summer.
# brazil - Sunday 5 June, 2016
The result was greeted by boos from the fans.
# brazil - Saturday 28 May, 2016
Nearly 1,300 babies have been born in Brazil with the irreversible defect.
There are growing fears for the safety of tourists in even the richest areas of the city.
# brazil - Tuesday 24 May, 2016
However, as of now, he says he’s going.
# brazil - Friday 13 May, 2016
The country’s new cabinet is not looking representative.
# brazil - Thursday 12 May, 2016
Dilma Rousseff’s tenure as president has been beset by scandal and allegations of corruption
# brazil - Tuesday 10 May, 2016
Dilma Rousseff is in serious trouble.
# brazil - Monday 9 May, 2016
Pele has voiced his frustration with Brazil’s style of play and the approach of coach Dunga.
Bernardo Ribeiro, who had spells in Italy, Australia and Finland, was rushed to hospital in his native country before passing away.