Sao Paulo

Brazilian President Michel Temer reported hospitalised

Brazilian President Michel Temer reported hospitalised

A Brazilian lawmaker said that President Michel Temer has been hospitalised for an examination after experiencing "discomfort."

Oct 26, 2017, 00:01 AM IST

At least 10 die in Brazil boat wreck: Authorities

At least 10 people have been confirmed dead and dozens were feared missing in northern Brazil after a boat sank overnight in the Amazon basin, the local government said on Wednesday.

Aug 24, 2017, 08:32 AM IST
Employees enter office to find roaring Puma under desk – Watch video

Employees enter office to find roaring Puma under desk – Watch video

The Puma, dark brown in colour, who was constantly growling at the employees, was captured after the people called the local fire service.

Aug 15, 2017, 15:48 PM IST

Driver rams his car into Brazil's presidential residence

Images published by the G1 news website show the presidential residence gate knocked to the ground and shotgun shells over the floor outside the residence.

 

Jun 29, 2017, 09:16 AM IST
Graffiti artist in Sao Paulo paints world's largest mural

Graffiti artist in Sao Paulo paints world's largest mural

One of the most internationally renowned street artists is meeting another great challenge by painting in Sao Paulo the world's largest mural, a record that he himself set last year in Rio de Janeiro.

Apr 01, 2017, 13:34 PM IST
Fan dies after falling from stands during football match between Sao Paulo, Corinthians

Fan dies after falling from stands during football match between Sao Paulo, Corinthians

He was taken to the Campo Limpo municipal hospital where he later died of his injuries, officials said.

Mar 27, 2017, 11:34 AM IST
Brazilian Grand Prix: Lewis Hamilton edges Nico Rosberg to Sao Paulo pole

Brazilian Grand Prix: Lewis Hamilton edges Nico Rosberg to Sao Paulo pole

Rosberg grabbed pole and won the race in 2014 and 2015 and will secure his first F1 title if he can win Sunday`s race at the Interlagos circuit.

Nov 12, 2016, 23:40 PM IST
Brazil legend Pele marries for 3rd time

Brazil legend Pele marries for 3rd time

The 75-year-old Brazilian tied the knot with his 50-year-old Japanese fiancee Marcia Cibele Aoki.

Jul 10, 2016, 22:47 PM IST
Is our love for Pizza putting the environment at stake?

Is our love for Pizza putting the environment at stake?

Despite a push for greener fuel policy, the Latin megacity is still struggling to lower its pollutants.

Jun 22, 2016, 22:53 PM IST

18 killed in Brazil bus accident

Eighteen people were killed after a bus carrying university students overturned in Brazil's Sao Paulo state, the media reported.

Jun 10, 2016, 04:36 AM IST

70 die of swine flu in Brazil in three months

 At least 70 people died of swine flu in Brazil till March 26, almost twice as many as in the whole of 2015, the health ministry said.

Apr 06, 2016, 16:13 PM IST
Brazilians march to support Dilma Rousseff against `coup`

Brazilians march to support Dilma Rousseff against `coup`

Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff`s fight against impeachment gathered speed when tens of thousands of people marched nationwide to oppose what they said was a "coup."

Apr 01, 2016, 09:26 AM IST

Seven killed as plane crashes into Brazil house

At least seven people were killed when a plane crashed into a house in Brazil`s Sao Paulo city, the media reported on Sunday.

Mar 20, 2016, 11:02 AM IST

Brazil prosecutor requests formal probe of Lula

Prosecutors in Brazil have asked that powerful ex-president Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva, who was questioned this week in a huge corruption probe, be placed under formal investigation.

Mar 10, 2016, 12:43 PM IST
Brazilian ex-president Lula detained in corruption probe

Brazilian ex-president Lula detained in corruption probe

Police briefly detained Brazil's powerful ex-president Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva for questioning and searched his home today as part of a probe into a huge corruption scheme at state oil company Petrobras.

Mar 04, 2016, 23:53 PM IST
Facebook's Latin America vice president arrested in Brazil

Facebook's Latin America vice president arrested in Brazil

In a press release, the federal police stated that Dzodan had been arrested in Sao Paulo on Tuesday.

Mar 02, 2016, 12:05 PM IST

Brazil Zika cases raise concern of virus transmission beyond mosquitoes

The virus, spreading quickly across Latin America and the Caribbean, is usually transmitted by the bite of a mosquito.
 

Feb 05, 2016, 02:07 AM IST
Men over 30 outdoing women with selfies: Study

Men over 30 outdoing women with selfies: Study

The study conducted by Selfiexploratory helps one explore and compare global selfie trends.

Jan 16, 2016, 19:23 PM IST

Bomb threat diverts Madrid-Sao Paulo TAM flight

A flight from Madrid to Sao Paulo operated by Brazil`s TAM airlines was forced to return to the Spanish capital due to an alleged bomb threat.

Dec 15, 2015, 12:44 PM IST
EPL: Pato linked to West Ham move

EPL: Pato linked to West Ham move

Alexandre Pato could move to West Ham United in the Premier League's January transfer window.

Oct 28, 2015, 09:40 AM IST