#Rio de Janeiro
# rio-de-janeiro - Sunday 12 February, 2017
The title unification bout will take place at UFC 212 on 3 June in Rio de Janeiro.
# rio-de-janeiro - Friday 23 December, 2016
He had been in Brazil for more than four months after his passport was seized by officials.
# rio-de-janeiro - Wednesday 21 December, 2016
Mallon was arrested on the eve of the Olympic Games.
# rio-de-janeiro - Thursday 15 December, 2016
The former president of the Olympic Council of Ireland had been detained in Rio de Janeiro for the past four months.
# rio-de-janeiro - Wednesday 14 December, 2016
Kevin Mallon may have his back by the end of the week.
# rio-de-janeiro - Friday 9 December, 2016
Hickey was arrested last August in Brazil.
# rio-de-janeiro - Sunday 27 November, 2016
Severe budget shortfalls have left police scrounging for equipment, fuel and even the most basic hygiene items.
# rio-de-janeiro - Sunday 20 November, 2016
The incident followed a day of intense clashes between police and gang members in the notorious favela.
# rio-de-janeiro - Friday 18 November, 2016
It is not known who is paying the €410,000 bond.
# rio-de-janeiro - Friday 28 October, 2016
The report into the governance of the OCI will be published soon.
# rio-de-janeiro - Friday 21 October, 2016
The expressions of support came at a meeting of European Olympic committees in Minsk, Belarus.
# rio-de-janeiro - Thursday 15 September, 2016
OCI honorary general secretary Dermot Henihan, chief executive Stephen Martin and Rio 2016 chef de mission Kevin Kilty are leaving Brazil.
# rio-de-janeiro - Friday 9 September, 2016
Deloitte has been put in charge of the task.
# rio-de-janeiro - Monday 29 August, 2016
He has been in jail since his arrest on 17 August.
# rio-de-janeiro - Thursday 25 August, 2016
Police said they now have a huge amount of information after taking testimony from the two OCI executives.
# rio-de-janeiro - 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.
# rio-de-janeiro - Monday 15 August, 2016
The brothers said they haven’t had a chance to let their silver medal win sink in.
# rio-de-janeiro - Thursday 11 August, 2016
The Irish professional golfer, and now Olympian, is not impressed that some of his sport’s best turned down the opportunity to be in Rio this week.
# rio-de-janeiro - Wednesday 10 August, 2016
Athletes, coaches, journalists, photographers and a government minister have all fallen victim to thefts.
# rio-de-janeiro - Friday 5 August, 2016
Brazilian police and media have identified the vice consul at the Russian embassy in Rio as being involved in the incident.
# rio-de-janeiro - Thursday 4 August, 2016
Michael O’Reilly’s road to Rio was never straightforward but Team Ireland didn’t expect to be here.
One of the torch-bearers dropped his pants to moon the crowd in protest at Brazil’s political situation.
We separated the fact from the fiction.
# rio-de-janeiro - Tuesday 2 August, 2016
'You want to go to college in September? You'll be going back with no hair but don't worry about that.'
Pat O’Leary was diagnosed with cancer while preparing for his Leaving Cert. 20 years later his leg was amputated. Now he’s going to be Ireland’s first paracanoeist.
The scene has caused much controversy in crime-plagued Rio de Janeiro.
# rio-de-janeiro - Monday 1 August, 2016
'We're hoping for the best but preparing for the worst' - Ireland's sailors on the polluted Rio waters
Matt McGovern and Ryan Seaton are sailing into Rio with high ambitions, and ready for the challenge water pollution poses.
# rio-de-janeiro - Tuesday 19 July, 2016
“It’s a memory that I will cherish for the rest of my life.”
# rio-de-janeiro - Sunday 3 July, 2016
Police say they seized marjijuana labelled with the logo of the Rio 2016 organising committee.
# rio-de-janeiro - Wednesday 22 June, 2016
Couples hoping to have a baby are being told to hold off for two-to-six months after travelling to infected areas.
# rio-de-janeiro - Thursday 12 May, 2016
A health expert has called for the event to be moved or postponed because of the virus.
# rio-de-janeiro - Friday 22 April, 2016
Two people were killed after a wave crashed into an elevated cycle lane built ahead of the Rio Games.
# rio-de-janeiro - Friday 28 August, 2015
The towering Jamaican said he was only 50-50 about running at the next world championships.
# rio-de-janeiro - Thursday 30 July, 2015
“What you have there is basically raw sewage.”
# rio-de-janeiro - Monday 23 February, 2015
The host city for the 2016 games is trying to wrestle back control of the streets from violent drug gangs.
# rio-de-janeiro - Tuesday 10 February, 2015
Nina Mandin became suspicious of her fiancé after she noticed her dogs were withdrawn.
# rio-de-janeiro - Wednesday 31 December, 2014
That’s what is happening tonight to the 2 million people preparing to party on Rio de Janeiro’s Copacabana beach.
# rio-de-janeiro - Thursday 23 October, 2014
# rio-de-janeiro - Tuesday 16 September, 2014
The items they stole were made of metal, and not gold.
# rio-de-janeiro - Friday 11 July, 2014
Mikey Stafford tours a north Rio favela with a Corkman trying to make a difference.
# rio-de-janeiro - Sunday 29 June, 2014
“For me, special talents are those who do things that are completely out of the ordinary,” he explained.