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    Brazil confirms arrival of third wave of Covid-19 pandemic

    Agence France-Presse . Sao Paulo | Updated at 10:48am on June 24, 2021

    Brazil set a new record for Covid-19 infections on Wednesday, with 115,228 new cases identified within 24 hours, the health ministry said, confirming the arrival...

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    Worldwide Covid-19 cases cross 179 million

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:27pm on June 23, 2021

    The Covid-19 pandemic continues to devastate countries across the world. The total caseload has now surged past 179 million...

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    Brazil death toll hits 5 lakh, China gives 1b Covid jabs

    Agence France-Presse . Beijing | Updated at 10:25am on June 20, 2021

    China on Sunday announced it had administered its one-billionth shot in the world’s biggest coronavirus inoculation drive as Brazil’s death toll from the pandemic passed...

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    Emotional Neymar inspires Brazil into Copa quarters

    Agence France-Presse .Rio de Janeiro | Updated at 05:16pm on June 18, 2021

    A tearful Neymar inspired hosts Brazil to become the first side to qualify for the Copa America knock-out stages following a 4-0 win over Peru...

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    Neymar helps Brazil cruise to Copa win

    Agence France-Presse . Brasilia | Updated at 06:02pm on June 14, 2021

    Star forward Neymar netted a penalty and created a second as hosts Brazil eased to a 3-0 victory over a coronavirus-depleted Venezuela on Sunday in...

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    Bolsonaro fined for maskless motorcyle rally

    Agence France-Presse . Sao Paulo | Updated at 10:55pm on June 13, 2021

    Brazilian president Jair Bolsonaro was fined $100 Saturday for violating Covid-19 containment measures in Sao Paulo state by failing to wear a face mask and...

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    Brazil, UAE, Albania, Gabon, Ghana voted onto UN Security Council

    Agence France-Presse . United Nations, United States | Updated at 11:47pm on June 12, 2021

    Brazil, the United Arab Emirates, Albania, Gabon and Ghana were elected Friday by the UN General Assembly to be non-permanent member of the Security Council...

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    Copa America limps to start line despite pandemic

    Agence France-Presse . Rio de Janeiro | Updated at 07:19pm on June 12, 2021

    Brazil kicks-off the Copa America that almost never was on Sunday, on home soil for the second time in three years with minnows Venezuela as...

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    The pandemic that canceled the Copa America... in 1918

    Agence France-Presse .Rio de Janeiro | Updated at 05:42pm on June 12, 2021

    ‘Rio is a giant hospital,’ screamed one headline. ‘No doctors, no medicine,’ said another. ‘Government criminally negligent,’ decried a third. With such damning words splashed...

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    Brazil Supreme Court allows Copa America to go ahead

    Agence France-Presse . Brasilia | Updated at 07:09pm on June 11, 2021

    Brazil's Supreme Court ruled Thursday the country can host the Copa America despite the coronavirus pandemic, clearing the way for the troubled football tournament to...