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# sao-paulo - Friday 9 August, 2019

Brazilian judge dismisses rape case against Neymar
# Sao Paulo
# Sao Paulo

Brazilian judge dismisses rape case against Neymar

Aug 9th 2019, 3:37 PM 12,957 Views 14 Comments

Neymar had denied the allegations.

# sao-paulo - Thursday 1 August, 2019

Dani Alves set for a return to Brazil with Sao Paulo
# Going Home
From The42
# Going Home

Dani Alves set for a return to Brazil with Sao Paulo

Aug 1st 2019, 7:49 PM 5,023 Views 4 Comments

The right-back has been a free agent since the end of last season.

# sao-paulo - Wednesday 8 May, 2019

Brazilian Grand Prix leaves Sao Paulo after three decades as move to Rio confirmed
# Moving On
From The42
# Moving On

Brazilian Grand Prix leaves Sao Paulo after three decades as move to Rio confirmed

May 8th 2019, 9:01 PM 4,971 Views 9 Comments

‘There was state assistance in Sao Paulo, with a huge debt. Keeping F1 there was no longer viable,’ said President Jair Bolsonaro today.

# sao-paulo - Thursday 28 March, 2019

Fomer AC Milan and Chelsea attacker returns home
# Transfer News
From The42
# Transfer News

Fomer AC Milan and Chelsea attacker returns home

Mar 28th 2019, 3:46 PM 15,008 Views 10 Comments

After spending the last two seasons in China with Tianjin Tianhai, Alexandre Pato has joined Sao Paulo.

# sao-paulo - Thursday 14 March, 2019

Former pupils shoot dead eight people at Brazilian school
# Sao Paulo
# Sao Paulo

Former pupils shoot dead eight people at Brazilian school

Mar 14th 2019, 7:05 AM 13,492 Views 6 Comments

The victims included five teenagers who attended the secondary school.

# sao-paulo - Wednesday 13 March, 2019

Five children feared dead in Brazil school shooting
# Sao Paulo
# Sao Paulo

Five children feared dead in Brazil school shooting

Mar 13th 2019, 2:33 PM 9,364 Views 3 Comments

Local media are reporting that at least eight people have been shot dead.

# sao-paulo - Thursday 7 March, 2019

'My grand-daughter saw this': Brazilian president criticised for tweeting video of man urinating at carnival
# Jair Bolsonaro
# Jair Bolsonaro

'My grand-daughter saw this': Brazilian president criticised for tweeting video of man urinating at carnival

Mar 7th 2019, 7:22 AM 22,728 Views 25 Comments

The 40-second clip was reportedly filmed at the country’s famous Carnival festival.

# sao-paulo - Thursday 5 July, 2018

Brighton bolstered by signing of highly-rated Brazilian defender
# Pastures New
From The42
# Pastures New

Brighton bolstered by signing of highly-rated Brazilian defender

Jul 5th 2018, 11:41 PM 8,043 Views 1 Comment

RB Leipzig’s Bernardo Fernandes da Silva Junior is the Premier League club’s fourth signing of the summer.

# sao-paulo - Wednesday 25 January, 2017

152 prisoners escape from Brazilian jail after setting fire to cellblock
# Jailbreak
# Jailbreak

152 prisoners escape from Brazilian jail after setting fire to cellblock

Jan 25th 2017, 7:27 AM 6,980 Views 7 Comments

52 inmates remain at large following the jailbreak yesterday in the town of Bauru.

# sao-paulo - Friday 9 December, 2016

Pat Hickey could get his passport back today - paving the way for a return to Ireland
# Rio De Janeiro
# Rio De Janeiro

Pat Hickey could get his passport back today - paving the way for a return to Ireland

Dec 9th 2016, 8:00 AM 6,050 Views 0 Comments

Hickey was arrested last August in Brazil.

# sao-paulo - Friday 4 March, 2016

Former Brazilian President held by police in massive corruption probe
# Lula
# Lula

Former Brazilian President held by police in massive corruption probe

Mar 4th 2016, 5:45 PM 9,463 Views 6 Comments

The home of former president Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva, also known as Lula, was also searched.

# sao-paulo - Wednesday 17 February, 2016

From Sydney to São Paulo: Ireland name squad for Brazil World 7s leg
# Jetsetters
From The42
# Jetsetters

From Sydney to São Paulo: Ireland name squad for Brazil World 7s leg

Feb 17th 2016, 1:12 PM 5,123 Views 2 Comments

Audrey O’Flynn has linked up with the squad after their training camp in Australia.

# sao-paulo - Thursday 28 January, 2016

New faces in Ireland Women's squad as 7s stars miss start of Six Nations defence
# Champions
From The42
# Champions

New faces in Ireland Women's squad as 7s stars miss start of Six Nations defence

Jan 28th 2016, 5:42 PM 16,066 Views 4 Comments

Head coach Tom Tierney has included seven uncapped players as Ireland women spread resources across two forms of the game.

# sao-paulo - Saturday 26 September, 2015

Neymar could lose a staggering amount of money after allegations of tax evasion
# Financial Times
From The42
# Financial Times

Neymar could lose a staggering amount of money after allegations of tax evasion

Sep 26th 2015, 12:05 AM 7,460 Views 7 Comments

The Brazilian star has had £33.1m worth of assets frozen.

# sao-paulo - Friday 25 September, 2015

'Man United tried to sign me on deadline day'
# Might Have Been
From The42
# Might Have Been

'Man United tried to sign me on deadline day'

Sep 25th 2015, 6:00 AM 12,773 Views 10 Comments

The Brazil international striker was heavily linked with a move to Tottenham throughout the transfer window.

# sao-paulo - Wednesday 18 February, 2015

Protesters take to the streets of Brazil over their dwindling water supply
# Sao Paulo
# Sao Paulo

Protesters take to the streets of Brazil over their dwindling water supply

Feb 18th 2015, 9:14 PM 9,775 Views 36 Comments

Angry protesters say local and national governments have neglected problems for too long.

# sao-paulo - Friday 28 November, 2014

Pele improving but still on dialysis - hospital
# On The Mend
From The42
# On The Mend

Pele improving but still on dialysis - hospital

Nov 28th 2014, 7:54 PM 2,549 Views 1 Comment

The revered Brazilian took to Twitter to, politely, ask people to give him a little space.

# sao-paulo - Thursday 4 September, 2014

Opinion: Deforestation isn't just changing our climate, it could be destroying life-saving medicines
# Rainforest
# Rainforest

Opinion: Deforestation isn't just changing our climate, it could be destroying life-saving medicines

Sep 4th 2014, 8:00 AM 2,827 Views 15 Comments

The impact on the local biodiversity in the deforested areas is detrimental and potentially irreversible.

# sao-paulo - Friday 20 June, 2014

Kaka set to join new Major League Soccer side Orlando City SC
# Orlando Magic
From The42
# Orlando Magic

Kaka set to join new Major League Soccer side Orlando City SC

Jun 20th 2014, 5:25 PM 3,381 Views 5 Comments

Brazilian ace will head to Sao Paulo on a short-term deal before moving to America in early 2015.

# sao-paulo - Friday 13 June, 2014

'There will be 100 penalties in this World Cup,' fumes Croatia coach Kovac
# Opening Night Jitters
From The42
# Opening Night Jitters

'There will be 100 penalties in this World Cup,' fumes Croatia coach Kovac

Jun 13th 2014, 7:10 AM 5,894 Views 15 Comments

Niko Kovac branded the game-changing decision ‘ridiculous’, but would not blame Fred for his attempt to win the spot-kick.

# sao-paulo - Thursday 12 June, 2014

As it happened: Brazil v Croatia, World Cup 2014 opener
# Sao Paulo
From The42
# Sao Paulo

As it happened: Brazil v Croatia, World Cup 2014 opener

Jun 12th 2014, 8:09 PM 26,419 Views 106 Comments

We went minute-by-minute as the hosts and favourites for the World Cup took on Group A’s chequered-horses.

# sao-paulo - Saturday 7 June, 2014

With five days to go, police fire tear gas at striking train workers in Brazil
# Sao Paulo
# Sao Paulo

With five days to go, police fire tear gas at striking train workers in Brazil

Jun 7th 2014, 9:43 AM 9,606 Views 27 Comments

There were scuffles in Sao Paulo while demonstrators blocked the streets and the national team was booed.

# sao-paulo - Monday 2 June, 2014

With 10 days until the World Cup starts, five of Brazil's soccer stadiums still aren't finished
# Just Do It
# Just Do It

With 10 days until the World Cup starts, five of Brazil's soccer stadiums still aren't finished

Jun 2nd 2014, 3:25 PM 29,895 Views 46 Comments

The tournament kicks off on 12 June but there is still much work to be done.

# sao-paulo - Friday 16 May, 2014

Tear gas and rubber bullets used on protesters demonstrating against Brazil World Cup
# Sao Paulo
# Sao Paulo

Tear gas and rubber bullets used on protesters demonstrating against Brazil World Cup

May 16th 2014, 7:01 AM 7,718 Views 25 Comments

Protesters said they wanted to draw attention to what they called a lack of investment to improve poor public services.

# sao-paulo - Tuesday 1 April, 2014

Brazil halt work on World Cup stadium after death of construction worker
# Stopped In Tracks
From The42
# Stopped In Tracks

Brazil halt work on World Cup stadium after death of construction worker

Apr 1st 2014, 12:16 PM 12,023 Views 15 Comments

The stadium in Sao Paulo is due to host the opening game between Brazil and Croatia.

# sao-paulo - Monday 4 November, 2013

Zoo visitors capture footage of jaguar attacking heron
# Big Cat
From The Daily Edge
# Big Cat

Zoo visitors capture footage of jaguar attacking heron

Nov 4th 2013, 2:45 PM 2,389 Views 5 Comments

The cat plucks the bird right out of the air.

# sao-paulo - Tuesday 8 October, 2013

Brazil protests over teachers' pay turn violent
# Rio De Janeiro
# Rio De Janeiro

Brazil protests over teachers' pay turn violent

Oct 8th 2013, 7:40 AM 5,947 Views 24 Comments

Thousands took part in the demonstrations in Rio and Sao Paulo.

# sao-paulo - Monday 16 September, 2013

Fan yanks Beyoncé off the stage in Brazil
# Woman Down
From The Daily Edge
# Woman Down

Fan yanks Beyoncé off the stage in Brazil

Sep 16th 2013, 11:38 AM 1,618 Views 1 Comment

Again, she handles it like a pro.

# sao-paulo - Saturday 3 August, 2013

Brazilian police officers sentenced to life over 1992 prison massacre
# Sao Paulo
# Sao Paulo

Brazilian police officers sentenced to life over 1992 prison massacre

Aug 3rd 2013, 1:20 PM 8,996 Views 22 Comments

111 prisoners died as police used deadly force to halt a riot in Sao Paulo’s Carandiru prison. 25 officers were sentenced today.

# sao-paulo - Wednesday 24 July, 2013

Pope: Resist 'idols' of money, power, pleasure
# Brazil
# Brazil

Pope: Resist 'idols' of money, power, pleasure

Jul 24th 2013, 7:45 PM 6,607 Views 121 Comments

The Pope made the comment during a visit to one of the most important shrines in Latin America.

Pope faces delicate task in Brazil after protests
# Pope Francis
# Pope Francis

Pope faces delicate task in Brazil after protests

Jul 24th 2013, 8:46 AM 4,157 Views 30 Comments

Despite his popularity, the pope has faced protests over the $53 million spent on organising his visit and World Youth Day.

# sao-paulo - Tuesday 18 June, 2013

100,000 protest in Brazil over cost of hosting sporting events
# Brazil
# Brazil

100,000 protest in Brazil over cost of hosting sporting events

Jun 18th 2013, 10:00 AM 5,098 Views 19 Comments

Preparing for major sporting events means taxes have gone up, while the quality of public services has fallen.

# sao-paulo - Tuesday 8 January, 2013

PIC: Inmate smuggles contraband into jail... on a cat
# Let Miaowt
From The Daily Edge
# Let Miaowt

PIC: Inmate smuggles contraband into jail... on a cat

Jan 8th 2013, 12:50 PM 7,320 Views 15 Comments

The animal was nabbed while sneaking a phone and saws to a convict in Sao Paulo.

# sao-paulo - Thursday 13 December, 2012

Sao Paulo awarded Copa Sudamericana final as match abandoned amid chaos
# WC2014
From The42
# WC2014

Sao Paulo awarded Copa Sudamericana final as match abandoned amid chaos

Dec 13th 2012, 9:59 AM 8,371 Views 17 Comments

This isn’t what FIFA wants to see ahead of the 2014 World cup in Brazil in two years’ time.

# sao-paulo - Tuesday 24 July, 2012

Moura move to Manchester United is off, claims agent
# Premier League
From The42
# Premier League

Moura move to Manchester United is off, claims agent

Jul 24th 2012, 7:35 PM 1,006 Views 10 Comments

“We have to forget this subject. There is no possibility he leaves now. Manchester United made an offer, which was rejected and they won’t make another one as they have reached their limit.”

# sao-paulo - Monday 23 July, 2012

Ferguson admits interest in Lucas Moura
# Boy From Brazil
From The42
# Boy From Brazil

Ferguson admits interest in Lucas Moura

Jul 23rd 2012, 2:01 PM 551 Views 1 Comment

The Manchester United manager Ferguson said the club is working hard to bring in other targets to add to their captures of Shinji Kagawa and Nick Powell.

# sao-paulo - Friday 16 September, 2011

Irish man charged with drug smuggling at Brazil airport
# Brazil
# Brazil

Irish man charged with drug smuggling at Brazil airport

Sep 16th 2011, 10:26 AM 2,929 Views 9 Comments

An image has been released of 72 cocaine packages allegedly inside the man’s stomach.