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This paper key for the privileged fits every lock at the Olympics

Monday, August 22, 2016 - 05:50
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The "platinum" Olympic credential of Prince Imran of Malaysia, which provides him access to anywhere he wants to go at the Rio Games.

Rio de Janeiro

HIS Royal Highness Tunku Imran of Malaysia was sitting in the media centre at the badminton arena recently, holding his Olympic credential with both hands. To untrained eyes, it looked like little more than a piece of laminated paper. But the prince's eyes are anything but