"Chavism deflects its responsibility onto other people."
Director, Foro Penal Venezolano
"What are the leaders of Sweden, Germany and the EU Parliament doing to protect Europeans?"
"The higher you build your barriers, the taller I become"
"So you’re telling me... if the dinos didn’t get loose, kill everyone n shut down Jurassic World, everyone would’ve still died from a volcano eruption? Man, the people planning the park were really incompetent at their jobs weren’t they?"
"I was excited for that conversation... Then the conversation turned to me."
Former Senator of Minnesota
"This is war. Sometimes our village is hit and nobody understands who's firing, where it's coming from."
Evdokia Vasilieva Taranenko
Local resident, Pervomaiske
"Europe has to decide whether to opt for solidarity or become a fortress sealed off from Africa and paying autocrats and warlords to stop the refugee flow."
University of Bath
Thousands of revelers took part in colourful street parties in Rio de Janeiro on Sunday ahead of the famous Carnival.
In a plot-twist worthy of a telenovela, a policeman from Rio de Janeiro has confessed to murdering the Greek ambassador to Brazil, who is said to have been his lover’s…
Brazilian police looking for the missing Greek ambassador to the country have found a body inside a burnt-out car.
An Italian tourist has been shot dead after mistakenly entering a hillside favela in Rio de Janeiro.
The 2016 Rio Paralympic Games are the 15th edition of the competition The Games first took to the world stage in Rome in 1960, a week after the regular summer Olympics ended in the…
Andrei Fomochkin has been banned from the Rio Paralympic Games after waving a Russian flag at the opening ceremony.
Almost everything has been scaled back, from venues to seating and staffing, after the organising committee ran out of money.
What the wind and rain isn’t bringing down is starting to come down as workers begin to dismantle the Olympics infrastructure not needed for the upcoming…
Women’s javelin throw is up next and Croatia’s Sara Kolak takes home the gold and sets a new national record.
Four US swimmers who said they were robbed at gunpoint made up the story police say to cover up a vandalism incident.
Top European Olympic official Patrick Hickey has temporarily stepped down from his duties, after being arrested in Rio in connection with a police probe into illegal ticket…
Welcome to euronews’ coverage of the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio De Janeiro!
The head of international football’s governing body from 1974 to 1998, Joao Havelange, has died at the age of 100 in his hometown Rio de Janeiro.
One of the massive successes of RIO 2016 has been the Olympic Boulevard, in the rejuvenated port district, which boasts an Olympic flame, live music on three stages, a hot air balloon, bungee jumping,
During the Olympics opening ceremony, Brazil paid tribute to its favelas.
The people of Rio de Janeiro's City of God' favela are hoping that a gold medal win by one of their own - Rafaela Silva - will help remove the stigma they face daily.
RIO DE JANEIRO – The German delegation sighed a breath of relief on Tuesday after Michael Jung successfully defended his men’s individual eventing
The director of a British corporate hospitality company and his Brazilian translator have been arrested in Rio de Janeiro on suspicion of ticket touting and could face up to two years in…
It is claimed entire neighbourhoods of people were persuaded to move house to make way for Olympics facilities in Rio.
Strong winds in Rio have forced Olympic organisers to postpone rowing events for a second day.
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