from Breakingviews:

Britain’s haul: 27 gold medals and a wooden spoon

August 22, 2016

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist.  The opinions expressed are his own.

from Viewsroom:

Bookstores back, Redstone out, Zika lurks

February 8, 2016

Internet-retailer Amazon embraces bricks and mortar, while the soap opera around Viacom's aged founder continues. Plus, panic over the dangerous virus is Brazil's Achilles heel.

from Breakingviews:

Host Brazil may challenge for 2016 Olympics glory

December 24, 2015

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are his own.

from Viewsroom:

Cracking the predictions book

December 23, 2015

Breakingviews' volume of prescient insight for 2016 includes forecasts about M&A, oil, interest rates, the Olympics, Star Wars booty and much more. Ren Holding and Antony Currie pick their favorites.

from Breakingviews:

Olympics committee gets it right with Beijing 2022

July 31, 2015

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are his own. 

from Photographers' Blog:

Tainted paradise

March 29, 2014

Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
By Sergio Moraes

Back in the 1960s, when I was just a kid, I remember watching swimmers in Guanabara Bay and seeing dolphins race alongside the ferries that transported people to and from the city of Niteroi and Paqueta Island. Beaches like Icarai in Niteroi and Cocota on Governor’s Island were very popular.

from The Great Debate:

Putin’s anti-Olympic creed

February 28, 2014

The Putin era in Russia, now in its 15th year, has given birth to the ongoing diplomatic challenge of reading what’s going on behind the Kremlin leader’s steely eyes.

from Full Focus:

Best of Sochi

February 24, 2014

A look at the best photos from the Sochi Winter Olympics.

from Breakingviews:

Welcome to Sochi, Putin’s Potemkin village

February 7, 2014

By Pierre Briançon

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are his own.

from The Great Debate UK:

The Sochi Olympics: Russia’s Double-Curse?

February 6, 2014

Vadislav Zubok--Professor Vladislav Zubok is Head of the Russia in Global Affairs Programme at LSE IDEAS. The opinions expressed are his own.--