Indian Home Minister P. Chidambaram (R) talks to a official while visiting The Commonwealth Games Main Press Centre (MPC) in New Delhi on October 3, 2010. The Commonwealth Games were due to open in ... more 
Indian Home Minister P. Chidambaram (R) talks to a official while visiting The Commonwealth Games Main Press Centre (MPC) in New Delhi on October 3, 2010. The Commonwealth Games were due to open in New Delhi with a glittering opening ceremony that organisers hope will erase memories of a shambolic run-up to the event.The Games, in which about 5,000 athletes will compete over 11 days of sport, have teetered on the brink of collapse in recent weeks over shabby accommodation, untested venues and a host of other health and security fears. AFP PHOTO/Prakash SINGH (Photo credit should read PRAKASH SINGH/AFP/Getty Images) less 
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