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India is working against the to try and save the 2010 Commonwealth Games after a of PR disasters. The sporting event is the Olympics and World Championships in terms of status. India is it for the first time but is struggling to competing national teams. Several well-known athletes, including Jamaica’s Olympic 100-metre champion and world record Usain Bolt have already pulled out, some because they have security . More athletes were worried about their after two Taiwanese tourists were shot in Delhi last week. Other countries are worried about health and safety. The Scottish and South African teams are among many who described the athletes’ as “ for human habitation.”

The Commonwealth Games are by countries who have strong links with the British monarchy. It is the second time for an Asian country to the games, following Malaysia in 1998. This year has seen the Games by problems. A majority of Indians believe they are a of money; they are already more than 500 per cent over . This week has seen several embarrassing accidents with the Games’ facilities; a footbridge leading to the main stadium , injuring 28 people, four ; and part of the ceiling in the weightlifting fell down. Many athletes say they are worried about diseases and terrorism. The Games’ organizers are everything will be ready on time and that Western nations are too much.


 


 
 
 
 
 
 
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