2016 Rio Olympic village 85 percent complete
2016 Rio Olympic village 85 percent complete

Construction of the Rio 2016 Olympic and Paralympic village is 85 percent complete and due to be concluded by the end of 2015.

IOC suggests more venues outside Tokyo for 2020 Games
IOC suggests more venues outside Tokyo for 2020 Games

International Olympic Committee (IOC) Vice President John Coates has urged Tokyo to consider moving more events to venues outside the capital, including one hundreds of kilometres away, in a bid to rein in spending for the 2020 Summer Games.

Indian boxing squad arrives in the Olympics Village

A 13-member Indian boxing squad on Friday arrived in the Olympic Games Village here from their pre-games training centre at Bradford.