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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.

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.

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.

 

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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."

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.
 

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.

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.

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.

Manchester United wanted me, says Pato

Manchester United wanted me, says Pato

Manchester United made a late attempt to sign Brazilian striker Alexandre Pato just before the January transfer window shut, according to the Sao Paulo player.