Nineteen killed in Sao Paulo shootings

 Nineteen people were killed and seven injured overnight in a wave of shootings in Brazil`s biggest city Sao Paulo, a security official said Friday after reports of a massacre in the suburbs.

Nineteen killed in Sao Paulo shootings

 Nineteen people were killed and seven injured overnight in a wave of shootings in Brazil`s biggest city Sao Paulo, a security official said Friday after reports of a massacre in the suburbs.

World Skills 2015: Manish Sisodia holds discussions with education ministries of various countries

The Delhi government has initiated a dialogue with education ministries of Finland, Brazil, UK and Germany with an aim to adopt the best practises and systems in setting up of skill university in the national capital.

Brazil: 17 killed in Sao Paulo shootings; police investigating links

Police in Brazil's biggest city said on Friday they are investigating the shooting deaths of at least 17 people within the span of about three hours.

Hackers broadcast porn on TV screens at Brazil bus depot

 Hackers infiltrated the travel information video screens at a Brazilian bus station and replaced arrival and departure times with hard-core porn.

Joe Jackson leaves hospital
Joe Jackson leaves hospital

 Former talent manager Joe Jackson has been discharged from hospital, just over a week after his heart stopped beating for 10 seconds while celebrating his 87th birthday in Brazil.

Orlando City bid for Brazilian footballer Ganso
Orlando City bid for Brazilian footballer Ganso

American football club Orlando City have made a $6 million bid for Sao Paulo's former Brazil international Paulo Henrique Ganso, according to reports.

Soccer legend Pele undergoes back surgery in latest health scare
Soccer legend Pele undergoes back surgery in latest health scare

Brazilian soccer legend Pelé has undergone back surgery, a close aide told Reuters on Saturday, the latest in a series of recent health problems afflicting the 74-year-old former player.

Valencia abort deal for Brazilian defender
Valencia abort deal for Brazilian defender

Valencia have aborted a move to sign Brazilian centre-back Rodrigo Caio, the Spanish club said.

Valencia sign Brazilian defender for 12.5 million euros
Valencia sign Brazilian defender for 12.5 million euros

Brazilian football club Sao Paulo have confirmed the sale of highly-rated centre-back Rodrigo Caio to Spanish outfit Valencia.

Big turnout for Sao Paulo gay pride

Tens of thousands of revelers thronged Sao Paulo`s main Paulista Avenue thoroughfare on Sunday to cavort at the city`s annual Gay Pride march.

Sao Paulo sign Colombian coach
Sao Paulo sign Colombian coach

Sao Paulo have signed Colombian Juan Carlos Osorio as their new coach, a media report said.

Football icon Pele released from hospital after surgery
Football icon Pele released from hospital after surgery

 Brazilian football legend Pele was released from hospital Saturday following prostate surgery, doctors said, after his latest health scare.

Football icon Pele could leave hospital within days: Aide
Football icon Pele could leave hospital within days: Aide

Football legend Pele, on the mend following prostate surgery, could be well enough to leave the hospital "in a couple of days," a close advisor said Friday.

Rio Games ticket sales extended
Rio Games ticket sales extended

Rio Olympics organisers said they are extending the current round of ticket sales beyond Friday`s original deadline to next Thursday as Brazil residents flock to make purchases.

Olympics: Corinthians Arena to be used in Games, say reports
Olympics: Corinthians Arena to be used in Games, say reports

Sao Paulo`s Corinthians Arena will host football at next year`s Olympics, media reported Thursday, after weeks of wrangling over who must foot the bill for adapting the stadium.

Andre Villas-Boas reiterates Brazil coaching wish
Andre Villas-Boas reiterates Brazil coaching wish

Zenit Saint Petersburg manager Andre Villas-Boas reiterated his desire to work as a coach in Brazil.

Eight Corinthians football fans shot dead in Brazil
Eight Corinthians football fans shot dead in Brazil

Eight football fans were gunned down ahead of a semi-final match at the Corinthians fan club headquarters in Sao Paulo, police and local media reported Sunday.

Eight people killed at Brazilian football team's fan club

Police say eight people have been shot dead at a Brazilian soccer team's fan club in the city of Sao Paulo.

Brazil eyes German youth football model
Brazil eyes German youth football model

The old saying goes that if you can't beat them, join them. And the adage has struck a chord with Brazil's football federation (CBF) in the aftermath of the national team's 7-1 World Cup semifinal defeat to Germany in July last year.