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    Brazil first lady tests positive for coronavirus

    Agence France-Presse. Brasília | Updated at 11:40am on July 31, 2020

    Brazil's first lady Michelle Bolsonaro tested positive for the new coronavirus Thursday, the government said, after her husband spent two weeks in quarantine with it....

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    Juve-bound Arthur snubs Barca training

    Agence France-Presse . Barcelona | Updated at 10:34pm on July 29, 2020

    Brazilian midfielder Arthur Melo could face sanctions for failing to turn up at training with Barcelona, who concluded a deal to sell him to Juventus...

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    Brazilian Oscar wants to play for China

    Agence France-Presse . Shanghai | Updated at 05:55pm on July 27, 2020

    Former Chelsea attacking midfielder Oscar says he would be willing to ditch his Brazilian passport to play for China -- if FIFA changed its rules....

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    Bolsonaro tests positive for coronavirus again

    Agence France-Presse . Brasilia, Brazil | Updated at 10:56pm on July 23, 2020

    Brazilian president Jair Bolsonaro has again tested positive for the new coronavirus, his office announced Wednesday, saying he would extend his two-week quarantine and suspend...

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    Brazil’s president Bolsonaro tests COVID-19 positive

    Associated Press/UNB. Rio De Janeiro | Updated at 10:37am on July 08, 2020

    Brazil’s president Jair Bolsonaro, who has been known to mingle in crowds without covering his face, had tested positive for COVID-19 after months of downplaying...

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    Brazil strikes deal to produce Oxford test vaccine

    Agence France-Presse. Rio de Janeiro | Updated at 10:40am on June 28, 2020

    Brazil said Saturday it had reached a deal to produce up to 100 million doses of the coronavirus vaccine being developed by Oxford University, which...

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    Worldwide COVID-19 cases reach 9.7 million

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:48pm on June 27, 2020

    The confirmed COVID-19 cases have reached 9,776,963 million globally with 493,609 deaths as of Saturday morning...

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    Fifty years ago, Brazil taught the world to play, in colour

    Agence France-Presse . Paris | Updated at 05:41pm on June 21, 2020

    Fifty years ago, modern football was born at the World Cup in Mexico, kicking and yelling, and live in vibrant colour for a global audience....

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    Worldwide COVID-19 death toll reaches 459,437

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 01:17pm on June 20, 2020

    The confirmed coronavirus cases have exceeded 8.6 million globally, with over 459,437 fatalities and more than 4.2 million recoveries, according to the latest tally from...

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    Global cases top 8m, death toll rises to 4,36,813

    Agence France-Presse . Paris | Updated at 02:05pm on June 16, 2020

    The novel coronavirus has killed at least 4,36,813 people since the outbreak emerged in China last December, according to a tally from official sources compiled...