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# brazil - Thursday 19 May, 2022

Michael Lynn's wife tells theft trial she didn't know if he was 'dead or alive' in Brazil prison
# Michael Lynn
# Michael Lynn

Michael Lynn's wife tells theft trial she didn't know if he was 'dead or alive' in Brazil prison

Thu 6:00 PM 12,270 Views 0 Comments

This is day 47 of the trial.

Brazil’s Lula marries at 76 ahead of presidential election in October
# Down The Aisle
# Down The Aisle

Brazil’s Lula marries at 76 ahead of presidential election in October

Thu 1:51 PM 28,219 Views 10 Comments

Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva was president in 2003-2010 and leads Jair Bolsonaro in the opinion polls heading into Brazil’s election in October.

# brazil - Monday 9 May, 2022

Abandoned Brazil-Argentina 2022 World Cup qualifier to be replayed after appeals rejected
# Rematch
From The42
# Rematch

Abandoned Brazil-Argentina 2022 World Cup qualifier to be replayed after appeals rejected

May 9th 2022, 6:42 PM 6,776 Views 1 Comment

The original game was called off after Brazilian health officials stormed the pitch to stop the tie.

# brazil - Saturday 19 February, 2022

'Enormous destruction': Search continues for survivors after devastating floods in Brazil
# Missing
# Missing

'Enormous destruction': Search continues for survivors after devastating floods in Brazil

Feb 19th 2022, 1:38 PM 14,905 Views 1 Comment

More than 130 bodies have so far been recovered.

# brazil - Thursday 17 February, 2022

Brazil mudslide death toll reaches 105 as dozens still missing
# Petropolis
# Petropolis

Brazil mudslide death toll reaches 105 as dozens still missing

Feb 17th 2022, 6:10 PM 7,847 Views 2 Comments

Floods and mudslides swept away homes and cars in the city of Petropolis.

# brazil - Wednesday 16 February, 2022

At least 78 people dead due to flash floods and landslides near Rio de Janeiro
# Brazil
# Brazil

At least 78 people dead due to flash floods and landslides near Rio de Janeiro

Feb 16th 2022, 8:50 PM 19,359 Views 1 Comment

A “state of disaster” has been declared.

# brazil - Wednesday 2 February, 2022

Area more than six times the size of Manhattan destroyed in Brazilian Amazon in January
# Brazil
# Brazil

Area more than six times the size of Manhattan destroyed in Brazilian Amazon in January

Feb 2nd 2022, 10:08 PM 17,621 Views 25 Comments

Deforestation levels in the Brazilian Amazon hit a new record for January.

# brazil - Sunday 9 January, 2022

At least seven dead after cliff collapses onto boats in Brazil
# Furnas Lake
# Furnas Lake

At least seven dead after cliff collapses onto boats in Brazil

Jan 9th 2022, 9:38 AM 40,801 Views 5 Comments

Authorities said another 32 people were injured, including nine who had to be hospitalised, while three people are missing.

# brazil - Wednesday 5 January, 2022

Brazil's Bolsonaro addresses media as he's released from hospital
# Bolsonaro
# Bolsonaro

Brazil's Bolsonaro addresses media as he's released from hospital

Jan 5th 2022, 5:10 PM 12,881 Views 4 Comments

The president suffered an intestinal obstruction related to an abdominal stabbing in 2018.

# brazil - Monday 3 January, 2022

Brazil's Bolsonaro rushed to hospital with probable intestinal blockage
# Sao Paulo
# Sao Paulo

Brazil's Bolsonaro rushed to hospital with probable intestinal blockage

Updated Jan 3rd 2022, 2:22 PM 39,408 Views 30 Comments

Doctor Antonio Luiz Macedo told news site UOL that the president would undergo several tests to examine his abdomen.

# brazil - Thursday 23 December, 2021

Pele back out of hospital after undergoing chemotherapy for colon tumor
# Brazil
From The42
# Brazil

Pele back out of hospital after undergoing chemotherapy for colon tumor

Dec 23rd 2021, 9:43 PM 2,123 Views 1 Comment

The footballing icon ‘is stable and will continue the treatment of the colon tumor’, said his hospital in a statement.

# brazil - Friday 19 November, 2021

Deforestation of Brazil's Amazon up 22% in a year, highest level in 15 years
# Brazil
# Brazil

Deforestation of Brazil's Amazon up 22% in a year, highest level in 15 years

Nov 19th 2021, 8:09 AM 12,872 Views 24 Comments

13,235 square kilometres of forest was lost from August 2020 to July 2021.

# brazil - Wednesday 17 November, 2021

Argentina qualify for World Cup after Brazil draw
# Qatar 2022
From The42
# Qatar 2022

Argentina qualify for World Cup after Brazil draw

Nov 17th 2021, 8:54 AM 5,500 Views 0 Comments

Messi couldn’t help his side break the deadlock.

# brazil - Friday 12 November, 2021

Deforestation of Brazil's Amazon rainforest hit new record in October
# Amazon
# Amazon

Deforestation of Brazil's Amazon rainforest hit new record in October

Nov 12th 2021, 9:40 PM 16,063 Views 27 Comments

An area more than half the size of the city of Rio de Janeiro of Amazon’s lush rainforest was cleared.

# brazil - Wednesday 10 November, 2021

With 233 caps to her name, Brazil legend Formiga to retire from international football aged 43
# Record Breaker
From The42
# Record Breaker

With 233 caps to her name, Brazil legend Formiga to retire from international football aged 43

Nov 10th 2021, 12:24 PM 3,813 Views 0 Comments

The indefatigable midfielder is the only footballer in either the men’s or women’s game to play in seven World Cups.

# brazil - Wednesday 27 October, 2021

Brazil senators back criminal charges against President Jair Bolsonaro over Covid policies
# Brazil
# Brazil

Brazil senators back criminal charges against President Jair Bolsonaro over Covid policies

Oct 27th 2021, 7:19 AM 9,930 Views 3 Comments

The committee does not have the power to bring charges itself.

# brazil - Thursday 14 October, 2021

Brazilian president Jair Bolsonaro confirms he won't get Covid-19 vaccine
# Vaccination
# Vaccination

Brazilian president Jair Bolsonaro confirms he won't get Covid-19 vaccine

Oct 14th 2021, 7:44 AM 25,929 Views 19 Comments

The far-right leader has generated controversy over his handling of the pandemic.

# brazil - Wednesday 6 October, 2021

Brazilian footballer to be charged with attempted murder after vicious attack on referee
# Serious Assault
From The42
# Serious Assault

Brazilian footballer to be charged with attempted murder after vicious attack on referee

Oct 6th 2021, 11:41 AM 39,487 Views 0 Comments

Sao Paulo-RS midfielder William Ribeiro sent the official tumbling to the ground with a punch and then knocked him unconscious with a kick to the back of the neck.

# brazil - Sunday 3 October, 2021

Protesters fill streets across Brazil to demand impeachment of president
# Jair Bolsonaro
# Jair Bolsonaro

Protesters fill streets across Brazil to demand impeachment of president

Oct 3rd 2021, 9:39 AM 12,746 Views 3 Comments

Jair Bolsonaro has come under fire for his government’s handling of the coronavirus pandemic.

# brazil - Saturday 25 September, 2021

Brazilian migration into Ireland: 'There's a mutual compatibility with the Irish'
# Brazilians In Ireland
# Brazilians In Ireland

Brazilian migration into Ireland: 'There's a mutual compatibility with the Irish'

Sep 25th 2021, 8:00 PM 65,738 Views 31 Comments

What is it about Ireland that has attracted a big Brazilian population?

# brazil - Monday 6 September, 2021

Pele upbeat after surgery to remove a tumour
# Brazil
From The42
# Brazil

Pele upbeat after surgery to remove a tumour

Sep 6th 2021, 7:58 PM 3,212 Views 0 Comments

The football icon gave a health update on his Instagram.

FIFA investigating Brazil-Argentina abandonment after coronavirus fiasco From The42

FIFA investigating Brazil-Argentina abandonment after coronavirus fiasco

Sep 6th 2021, 3:54 PM 3,180 Views 0 Comments

Premier League players Cristian Romero, Giovani Lo Celso, Emiliano Martinez and Emiliano Buendia were said to have breached Covid-19 regulations.

# brazil - Sunday 5 September, 2021

Brazil and Argentina's World Cup qualifier suspended over Covid-19 protocol controversy
# Hold Up
From The42
# Hold Up

Brazil and Argentina's World Cup qualifier suspended over Covid-19 protocol controversy

Sep 5th 2021, 9:04 PM 42,381 Views 27 Comments

The game was halted shortly after kick-off.

# brazil - Saturday 7 August, 2021

Malcom hits extra-time winner as Brazil retain Olympic crown
# Golden Goal
From The42
# Golden Goal

Malcom hits extra-time winner as Brazil retain Olympic crown

Aug 7th 2021, 3:34 PM 5,179 Views 0 Comments

Brazil were 2-1 winners after extra time.

# brazil - Thursday 5 August, 2021

Brazil court rules that Bolsonaro should be investigated for 'vote fraud' claims
# Brazil President
# Brazil President

Brazil court rules that Bolsonaro should be investigated for 'vote fraud' claims

Aug 5th 2021, 7:23 AM 11,431 Views 18 Comments

The Brazil president has long criticised electronic voting, introduced in Brazil in 1996.

# brazil - Wednesday 28 July, 2021

Richarlison fires Brazil into Olympics quarter-finals and Germany exit tournament
# Tokyo 2020
From The42
# Tokyo 2020

Richarlison fires Brazil into Olympics quarter-finals and Germany exit tournament

Jul 28th 2021, 4:09 PM 5,044 Views 1 Comment

Hosts Japan progressed with a thrashing of France.

# brazil - Monday 19 July, 2021

Brazil’s Jair Bolsonaro leaves hospital after treatment for persistent hiccups
# Jair Bolsonaro
# Jair Bolsonaro

Brazil’s Jair Bolsonaro leaves hospital after treatment for persistent hiccups

Jul 19th 2021, 7:14 AM 12,597 Views 6 Comments

The country’s president was admitted on Wednesday due to abdominal pain and persistent hiccups.

# brazil - Friday 16 July, 2021

Brazil’s Bolsonaro recovering in hospital and unlikely to need surgery, says son
# Brazil
# Brazil

Brazil’s Bolsonaro recovering in hospital and unlikely to need surgery, says son

Jul 16th 2021, 7:23 AM 12,198 Views 6 Comments

The president was admitted on Wednesday following days suffering chronic hiccups.

# brazil - Wednesday 14 July, 2021

Brazil's Bolsonaro in hospital following persistent hiccups, may need surgery to remove obstruction
# Brazil
# Brazil

Brazil's Bolsonaro in hospital following persistent hiccups, may need surgery to remove obstruction

Jul 14th 2021, 10:25 PM 27,973 Views 20 Comments

The Brazilian leader had suffered hiccups since 3 July.

# brazil - Sunday 11 July, 2021

Argentina trophy drought ends for Messi with Copa America triumph over Brazil
# Long Time Coming
From The42
# Long Time Coming

Argentina trophy drought ends for Messi with Copa America triumph over Brazil

Jul 11th 2021, 7:22 AM 20,213 Views 8 Comments

A goal from Angel Di Maria made the difference as Argentina won their first silverware in 28 years.

# brazil - Friday 9 July, 2021

Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro slams corruption probe with foul language
# Brazil
# Brazil

Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro slams corruption probe with foul language

Jul 9th 2021, 7:55 AM 18,165 Views 19 Comments

A Senate committee is investigating government vaccine purchases.

# brazil - Saturday 3 July, 2021

10-man Brazil continue Copa America defence after booking semi-final spot
# Wrap
From The42
# Wrap

10-man Brazil continue Copa America defence after booking semi-final spot

Jul 3rd 2021, 9:34 AM 8,036 Views 3 Comments

The reigning champions will face Peru who defeated Paraguay on penalties.

# brazil - Thursday 24 June, 2021

Brazil eke out controversial win over Colombia in Copa America
# Wrap
From The42
# Wrap

Brazil eke out controversial win over Colombia in Copa America

Jun 24th 2021, 7:55 AM 9,184 Views 4 Comments

Elsewhere, Ecuador and Peru drew 2-2.

'We are already in the third wave': Brazil sets new world record for daily Covid-19 infections
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

'We are already in the third wave': Brazil sets new world record for daily Covid-19 infections

Jun 24th 2021, 7:18 AM 27,290 Views 11 Comments

The country is already one of the worst-hit countries in the world.

# brazil - Sunday 20 June, 2021

Third pandemic wave hits as Brazil passes half million covid deaths
# Bolsonaro
# Bolsonaro

Third pandemic wave hits as Brazil passes half million covid deaths

Jun 20th 2021, 8:19 AM 23,208 Views 30 Comments

Many critics blame President Jair Bolsonaro’s attempt to minimise the disease as the reason behind the toll.

# brazil - Tuesday 15 June, 2021

Players and staff among 41 Covid-19 cases recorded at Copa America in Brazil
# Positive Tests
From The42
# Positive Tests

Players and staff among 41 Covid-19 cases recorded at Copa America in Brazil

Jun 15th 2021, 10:52 AM 3,353 Views 0 Comments

The tournament was relocated at the last minute after original hosts Colombia and Argentina were stripped of it.

# brazil - Sunday 30 May, 2021

Brazilians stage more protests against Bolsonaro
# Brazil
# Brazil

Brazilians stage more protests against Bolsonaro

May 30th 2021, 10:27 AM 13,854 Views 19 Comments

The protests are focused on the Bolsonaro regime’s pandemic response, which has claimed more than 461,000 lives here.

# brazil - Tuesday 25 May, 2021

'The only rational thing that you can have with it is a love/hate relationship, and that's what I have'
# BTL
From The42
# BTL

'The only rational thing that you can have with it is a love/hate relationship, and that's what I have'

May 25th 2021, 11:51 AM 21,804 Views 1 Comment

South American football expert Tim Vickery is this week’s guest on Behind the Lines.

# brazil - Tuesday 4 May, 2021

Stabbing attack at Brazil daycare kills three children and two staff
# Tragedy
# Tragedy

Stabbing attack at Brazil daycare kills three children and two staff

May 4th 2021, 10:36 PM 24,885 Views 14 Comments

Three days of mourning have been declared.

# brazil - Sunday 2 May, 2021

Fresh aid lands as India, Brazil and Canada struggle to contain Covid-19 outbreaks
# Fresh Waves
# Fresh Waves

Fresh aid lands as India, Brazil and Canada struggle to contain Covid-19 outbreaks

May 2nd 2021, 12:42 PM 46,166 Views 19 Comments

India today reported more than 392,000 new cases and nearly 3,700 Covid-19 deaths.

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