US and Brazil agree on ambitious climate change agenda

 Ahead of the key Paris climate change summit this year, the US and Brazil today agreed on an ambitious agenda to mitigate the challenges posed by climate change, as they underlined the need for a deal that reflects the principle of common but differentiated responsibilities.

Paulinho joins Scolari at China`s Guangzhou
Paulinho joins Scolari at China`s Guangzhou

Brazil midfielder Paulinho has signed for Chinese champions Guangzhou Evergrande for 14 million euros ($15.7m), the club said, the latest big-money transfer for the cash-rich Chinese Super League.

Dunga still Brazil coach despite Copa America exit
Dunga still Brazil coach despite Copa America exit

Brazil coach Dunga will keep his job until after the 2018 World Cup despite the team's quarterfinal exit at the Copa America, the country's top football official said.

Obama, Rousseff visit Martin Luther King memorial
Obama, Rousseff visit Martin Luther King memorial

President Barack Obama and Brazil`s Dilma Rousseff paid a surprise joint visit Monday to Washington`s Martin Luther King Memorial, part of efforts to mend fences after a spying row.

Neymar will be the best footballer in the world, says Diego Forlan
Neymar will be the best footballer in the world, says Diego Forlan

Former Uruguay striker Diego Forlan has said Brazil star Neymar can be as good as leading fooballers Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo, adding he will eventually become the best player in the world.

Copa America: Paraguay hero's uncle dies after winning penalty
Copa America: Paraguay hero's uncle dies after winning penalty

Paraguay's penalty hero Derlis Gonzalez saw his celebrations curtailed by tragedy after his uncle died of heart attack following Paraguary's win over Brazil.

Copa America: Dunga blames virus for Brazil woe
Copa America: Dunga blames virus for Brazil woe

Brazil coach Dunga blamed a mystery virus for his team`s shock Copa America exit to Paraguay on Saturday as the most successful footballing nation on the planet struggled to digest another tournament setback.

Brazil defeat a learning experience: Dunga
Brazil defeat a learning experience: Dunga

Brazil`s beleaguered coach Dunga insisted Saturday his side`s miserable Copa America campaign had been a useful experience for his squad as they build towards the 2018 World Cup.

Copa America: Paraguay hero Derlis Gonzalez ready for Argentina
Copa America: Paraguay hero Derlis Gonzalez ready for Argentina

Paraguay striker Derlis Gonzalez said his team were thinking about another Copa America shock against Argentina after sensationally dumping Brazil out of the competition on Saturday.

Paraguay stun Brazil to reach Copa America semis
Paraguay stun Brazil to reach Copa America semis

Paraguay sent Brazil crashing out of the Copa America on Saturday as the five-time world champions` penalty shoot-out jinx struck again.

Paraguay will play on counter attack: Brazil defender
Paraguay will play on counter attack: Brazil defender

Brazil are expecting Paraguay to adopt a counter-attacking strategy in Saturday`s Copa America quarter-final in Concepcion, full back Filipe Luis said on Friday.

Brazil coach Dunga in race storm ahead of Copa clash
Brazil coach Dunga in race storm ahead of Copa clash

 Dunga defended his record on the eve of Brazil`s Copa America quarter-final with Paraguay here Friday, controversially comparing criticism directed against him to racist abuse suffered by people of African descent. 

Argentina beat Colombia in penalties to reach Copa America semis
Argentina beat Colombia in penalties to reach Copa America semis

Argentina reached the semi-finals of the Copa America here Friday, defeating Colombia 5-4 in a penalty shoot-out after a fiercely contested match finished 0-0 at full-time. 

Brazil wary ahead of Paraguay Copa rematch
Brazil wary ahead of Paraguay Copa rematch

Brazil are determined that lightning will not strike twice in their Copa America quarter-final clash with Paraguay on Saturday, four years after crashing out to "La Albirroja" in the last eight.

Watch: Brazil and Paraguay launches the first electronic plane in Latin America

Brazil and Paraguay launches the first electronic plane in Latin America.

Liverpool agree to sign Brazil forward Roberto Firmino
Liverpool agree to sign Brazil forward Roberto Firmino

Liverpool have agreed to sign Brazil international Roberto Firmino pending a medical that will take place after his participation at the Copa America, the Premier League club confirmed on Wednesday.

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Brazil plans 60,000 security force for 2016 Rio Olympics: Source
Brazil plans 60,000 security force for 2016 Rio Olympics: Source

Brazil plans to deploy around 60,000 security forces for the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, a source familiar with the preparations said on Tuesday, bolstering security amid fears of a spike in violence in the picturesque city.

Brazil prison population rockets to world`s 4th largest

 The number of Brazilians behind bars has almost doubled in a decade, rocketing the South American nation to the world`s fourth largest prison population, authorities said Tuesday.

'Brazil are extremely dangerous even without Neymar'
'Brazil are extremely dangerous even without Neymar'

Paraguay defender Paulo da Silva believes Brazil remain extremely dangerous in their Copa America quarter-final match -- even without suspended star forward Neymar.