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    Fury in Brazil over humiliation of woman at rape trial

    Agence France-Presse. Sao Paulo | Updated at 10:18am on November 04, 2020

    Outrage erupted in Brazil Tuesday over video footage of a rape trial where the defendant's attorney verbally attacked and humiliated the alleged victim, leaving her...

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    'Thank you Brazil'- football legend Pele still laughing as he turns 80

    Agence France-Presse . Sao Paulo | Updated at 07:10pm on October 22, 2020

    Considered by many to be the greatest footballer of all time, Pele will celebrate his 80th birthday Friday, confined to his home in Brazil because...

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    Oxford COVID-19 vaccine test volunteer dies in Brazil

    Agence France-Presse .Rio de Janeiro | Updated at 10:21am on October 22, 2020

    A volunteer participating in clinical trials of the COVID-19 vaccine developed by Oxford University has died in Brazil, officials announced on Wednesday, though media reports...

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    Brazil to approve Chinese COVID-19 vaccine despite political row

    Agence France-Presse . Rio de Janeiro, Brazil | Updated at 12:20pm on October 21, 2020

    Brazil’s health minister said Tuesday the country would add the Chinese-made CoronaVac vaccine against COVID-19 to its national immunisation program, despite a political and diplomatic...

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    Coronavirus infection can cause memory damage: Study

    United News of Bangladesh / Xinhua . Sao Paulo | Updated at 11:13am on October 17, 2020

    SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID-19, has the capacity to affect brain tissue and the structure of the cortex, a region of the brain responsible...

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    Brazilian senator caught hiding money ‘between buttocks’

    Agence France-Presse . Rio de Janeiro | Updated at 10:31pm on October 16, 2020

    A Brazilian senator allied to far-right president Jair Bolsonaro was caught hiding money in his underwear during a police investigation into the diversion of public...

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    Neymar hat-trick fires Brazil past Peru as Argentina toil

    Agence France-Presse. Montevideo | Updated at 10:34am on October 14, 2020

    Neymar scored a hat-trick to become the second highest scorer in Brazil's history as the Copa America champions won 4-2 away to 10-man Peru in...

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    Neymar exits Brazil training with back pains

    Agence France-Presse Rio de Janeiro | Updated at 05:39pm on October 08, 2020

    Brazil striker Neymar left Wednesday's training session early with back pains, which could force the Paris Saint-Germain star to miss Friday's opening World Cup qualifier...

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    Rio carnival postponed first time in 108yrs

    Agence France-Presse. Rio de Janeiro | Updated at 12:51pm on September 25, 2020

    Rio de Janeiro's world-famous carnival parades became the latest casualty of the coronavirus pandemic Thursday as officials announced they were indefinitely postponing the February 2021...

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    Neymar to lead Brazil in World Cup qualifying

    Agence France-Presse . Rio de Janeiro | Updated at 04:24pm on September 19, 2020

    Brazil coach Tite kept faith with a troubled Neymar on Friday, choosing him to lead the Selecao as they launch their 2022 World Cup qualifying...