From crime & corruption to Zika: Threats to the Rio Olympics

From crime & corruption to Zika: Threats to the Rio Olympics http://ift.tt/29LeD9w There are just days to go until the start of the Rio Olympics and question marks are still hanging over the event, as organisers scramble to prepare for the "Greatest Show on Earth". Not everything can be expected to run smoothly and the build-up to the Games is rarely plain sailing. Sailing via Sailing News http://ift.tt/1A3EQ6d July 16, 2016 at 11:33PM

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Government confident of smooth sailing, GST passage in monsoon session

Government confident of smooth sailing, GST passage in monsoon session http://ift.tt/29Y8PpY New Delhi, July 16 : The stage is set for monsoon session of parliament beginning Monday with the government in an optimistic mood over the possibility of passage of Goods and Services Tax bill even as all eyes are on Sunday's all-party meeting. Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan has called an all-party meeting on Sunday, a day before the session begins. Sailing via Sailing News http://ift.tt/1A3EQ6d July 16, 2016 at 07:30PM

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Throwing down the gauntlet for the third RORC Transatlantic Race to Grenada

Throwing down the gauntlet for the third RORC Transatlantic Race to Grenada http://ift.tt/29Z9t9s MOD70 duel at the start of the 2015 RORC Transatlantic Race from Marina Lanzarote. Tony Lawson's Concise 10, skippered by Ned Collier-Wakefield and Lloyd Thornburg's Phaedo3. Sailing via Sailing News http://ift.tt/1A3EQ6d July 16, 2016 at 07:30PM

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