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While on holiday Jamie Ather hiked the Machu Picchu trail, partied in Rio de Janeiro and visited a sloth sanctuary
The couple were attempting to visit a beach popular with tourists
The tournament in Brazil kicks off on June 12
The heptathlete aims to return in time for the 2016 Olympics
German football reflects German business. Both value stability, demonstrable competency and obedience to a set of tried and tested rules
The Sun claim that a £10m price-tag has ended negotiations between the FA and BA but the flight company claim they can't free-up an aircraft for the duration of the tournament
Alain Sutter, who was Hodgson's creative force in the Switzerland team, recalls his experiences under the current England manager
Recent protests have on occasion turned violent and Hodgson admits it will be a main concern of the Three Lions's security team
Iron Man might sound like a Marvel's comic, and only a comic, but a Swiss pilot proves wrong and flies up in the skies using an engine-powered jetsuit
Irish Olympic boxing champion Katie Taylor may abandon a planned defence of her title in 2016 to turn professional after enduring a “terrible year” which she said saw women’s boxing take a step backwards.
Today's Google Doodle features a frame-by-frame sketch of Brazilian footballer Leonidas da Silva performing a 'bicycle kick' on what would have been his 100th birthday.
The device, discovered in a lavatory at one of the country's most revered shrines, was detonated safely
Another funk star has died after being shot on stage, the seventh 'Proibidao' musician to be assassinated over the past three years. Janet Tappin Coelho, in Uberlandia, reports on a sinister pattern of murder on the dance floor
Pope Francis will make his first international trip to world's largest Catholic country for World Youth Day celebrations
Late Paulinho header sends Brazil to final as protesters and police clash near stadium