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Brazil education minister quits after...

Brazil education minister quits after...

Latin America

Wed, Jul 1 2020

He allegedly explained the inconsistencies to the president as well as denied the claims of forgery in...

Trials with Oxford Covid-19 vaccine...

Trials with Oxford Covid-19 vaccine...

Latin America

Tue, Jun 23 2020

Brazil's health regulator Anvisa approved human clinical trials for the potential vaccine, developed...

Brazil passes 50,000 coronavirus deaths...

Brazil passes 50,000 coronavirus deaths...

Latin America

Mon, Jun 22 2020

Brazil now has a total of 1,085,038 confirmed cases and 50,617 deaths on Monday

Brazil passes 1m coronavirus cases with...

Brazil passes 1m coronavirus cases with...

World

Sat, Jun 20 2020

Brazil is likely to surpass 50,000 deaths on Saturday 

Global coronavirus cases over 8 million...

Global coronavirus cases over 8...

Latin America

Tue, Jun 16 2020

Brazil’s Covid-19 cases and deaths have surged to make it the No 2 hotspot in the world

Fifty years ago, Brazil taught the world...

Fifty years ago, Brazil taught the world...

Football

Sat, Jun 13 2020

This weekend marks the anniversary of the quarter-finals of that tournament as a star-studded cast played...

Brazil now second in coronavirus deaths,...

Brazil now second in coronavirus...

World

Sat, Jun 13 2020

As countries push ahead with exit from lockdown, world health officials warn that the virus is far from...

Brazil virus deaths top 40,000 as Europe...

Brazil virus deaths top 40,000 as Europe...

World

Fri, Jun 12 2020

The World Health Organization also warned the pandemic was accelerating in Africa

Brazil accused of manipulating coronavirus...

Brazil accused of manipulating coronavirus...

Latin America

Tue, Jun 9 2020

Even as infections soar in Brazil, the latest epicenter in the pandemic, the health ministry has made...

Brazil takes down Covid-19 data, hiding...

Brazil takes down Covid-19 data, hiding...

World

Sun, Jun 7 2020

Bolsonaro has played down the dangers of the pandemic, replaced medical experts in the Health Ministry...

Black boy's death sparks racism protest...

Black boy's death sparks racism protest...

Latin America

Sat, Jun 6 2020

'Vidas negras importam' -- 'Black lives matter' -- said signs carried by protesters in...

Neymar mistakenly approved for $120...

Neymar mistakenly approved for $120...

Football

Fri, Jun 5 2020

The Paris Saint-Germain star's name, date of birth and Brazilian ID number were used to register...

Brazil coronavirus toll surges to third-highest...

Brazil coronavirus toll surges to third-highest...

Latin America

Fri, Jun 5 2020

Brazil reported a new 24-hour record death toll, bringing the total number killed to more than...

Brazil to test vaccine as Europe emerges...

Brazil to test vaccine as Europe emerges...

Latin America

Thu, Jun 4 2020

'We are especially worried about Central and South America, where many countries are witnessing accelerating...

Covid-19: US sends 2 million doses of...

Covid-19: US sends 2 million doses of...

World

Mon, Jun 1 2020

US will also send 1,000 ventilators to Brazil

Brazil leads daily Covid-19 deaths for...

Brazil leads daily Covid-19 deaths for...

Latin America

Wed, May 27 2020

Brazil has now confirmed a total of 24,512 deaths, according to Health Ministry figures

US limits travel from Brazil amid worsening...

US limits travel from Brazil amid worsening...

Coronavirus

Mon, May 25 2020

Brazil called it a technical decision in the context of "important bilateral...

WHO declares Latin America new coronavirus...

WHO declares Latin America new coronavirus...

Coronavirus

Sat, May 23 2020

The death toll in Brazil has soared past 20,000, and with 310,000 reported cases

Brazil jumps to world No 2 in coronavirus...

Brazil at world No 2 in Covid-19 cases,...

Latin America

Sat, May 23 2020

President Jair Bolsonaro has been widely criticized for his handling of the outbreak

The strongman follies

The strongman follies

Vivek Menezes

Thu, May 21 2020

At a time when coronavirus is ravaging the world, good leaders are hard to find

Rights group: Brazil tribe facing...

Rights group: Brazil tribe facing...

Latin America

Tue, May 19 2020

'We are warning the Brazilian government and the international community that the Awa Guaja people...