The village was to be home to 11,000 Olympic athletes and 4,400 Paralympic athletes. It is largely complete and empty with the Olympic opening postponed by the novel coronavirus outbreak until July 23, 2021.
The spread of COVID-19 has raised questions over whether this year's Olympic Games can go ahead as planned.
Tokyo Olympic organisers and government officials are preparing for everything including an earthquake taking place during next year's games, as all these increasing the budget of the games.
While European and American diplomats are preoccupied with Brexit, Iran or US elections, something might be simmering in Georgia that deserves their attention.
Indictments announced as Dutch security services said they had thwarted a cyber attack on the global chemical weapons watchdog, the OPCW involving Russian suspects and after Britain and Australia blamed the GRU for global hacking plots.
Shirtless at the Rio summer Olympics in 2016, the 34-year-old Taufatofua from Tonga is a hit in South Korea having trained on roller skates to qualify for the cross country skiing.
Carlos Nuzman is charged with criminal organising, money laundering and violating the country's currency laws.
In a historic first for the International Olympic Committee, both Paris and Los Angeles were crowned hosts for the 2024 and 2028 Olympics.
The International Olympic Committee has agreed to award the 2024 and 2028 Games at the same time, effectively guaranteeing that Paris and Los Angeles will be the hosts.
The Rio 2016 Olympics have provided an abundance of memorable moments. We recap some of the best.
The Rio Olympics ended in a blaze of colour with an exuberant closing ceremony on Sunday.
A look back at the now derelict and defunct past Olympic venues.
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