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Brazil says South American nations to meet on Amazon, accepts Chilean aid

In his boldest move yet to take the country out of the European Union with or without a divorce deal, British PM Boris Johnson said he would set October 14 for the Queen`s Speech

Aug 28, 2019, 19:14 PM IST

G7 nations to release emergency aid for Amazon forest fire crisis

Leaders of the Group of Seven wealthy nations will release more than $20 million of emergency aid to help countries battle wildfires in the Amazon rainforest, French President Emmanuel Macron said on Monday.

Aug 26, 2019, 23:56 PM IST

Brazil president Jair Bolsonaro sends army to control Amazon fires

Against the global chorus of condemnation, Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro was mobilizing the army to help combat the blazes, while his administration launched a diplomatic charm offensive to try to mend bridges.

Aug 25, 2019, 08:39 AM IST