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    Four footballers die in Brazil plane crash

    Agence France-Presse . Brasilia | Updated at 12:17pm on January 25, 2021

    The president and four players from Brazilian fourth-division football club Palmas died in a plane crash that left no survivors on Sunday. The bi-plane pilot...

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    Protest caravans in Brazil demand Bolsonaro ouster over pandemic

    Agence France-Presse . Brasília | Updated at 10:43pm on January 24, 2021

    Thousands of people on Saturday joined caravans in several Brazilian cities to demand the ouster of president Jair Bolsonaro over his handling of the coronavirus...

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    Brazil, Bolivia get AstraZeneca COVID jabs from India

    Agence France-Presse . Brasília | Updated at 10:48am on January 14, 2021

    Amid the global scramble for coronavirus vaccines, Brazil said on Wednesday it would import two million doses of AstraZeneca’s Covishield jab from India. The inventory...

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    Brazil archbishop investigated for sex abuse

    Agence France-Presse . Rio de Janeiro | Updated at 10:43am on January 05, 2021

    Police in Brazil said on Monday they were investigating the archbishop of the city of Belem for alleged sexual abuse against underage seminary students. Confirmation...

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    Brazil welcomes 2021 with nearly empty Copacabana beach

    Agence France-Presse.Rio de Janeiro | Updated at 10:57am on January 01, 2021

    Brazil rang in the New Year with Rio de Janeiro's famed Copacabana beach nearly empty -- the usual swarms of revellers kept away by police...

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    Neymar laughs off reports of New Year’s party for 500

    Agence France-Presse . Rio de Janeiro, Brazil | Updated at 10:34am on January 01, 2021

    Neymar laughed off controversy on Thursday over reports he was throwing a mega New Year’s party for 500 guests, posting a video online of preparations...

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    Brazil prosecutors investigate alleged Neymar New Years party

    Agence France-Presse . Mangaratiba | Updated at 06:48pm on December 31, 2020

    Brazilian prosecutors said Wednesday they were investigating reports that football star Neymar has organized a New Year's Eve mega-party at his luxury home near Rio...

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    Reports of extravagant party dent Neymar's improving image

    Agence France-Presse . Rio de Janeiro | Updated at 04:26am on December 30, 2020

    Rumours of a giant year-end party organised by Neymar in Brazil in the midst of the pandemic have revived his image as an eternal spoiled...

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    Neymar in new controversy over New Year party rumours

    Agence France-Presse .Sao Paulo | Updated at 09:36pm on December 28, 2020

    Brazil's star footballer Neymar is at the centre of a new controversy storm after several Brazilian media reported that he's organizing a huge New Year's...

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    UK announces S Africa travel curbs over new virus strain

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 12:06am on December 25, 2020

    Britain on Wednesday introduced restrictions on travel from South Africa over the spread of another new variant of coronavirus, UK health minister Matt Hancock said....