Brazil

COVID-19: Corona infection is spreading three times faster

India recorded 1,61,736 new COVID-19 infections in the past 24 hours, besides 97,168 recoveries and 879 deaths.

Apr 13, 2021, 10:54 AM IST

Brazil's COVID-19 death toll touches 350,000 mark

With 2,616 new deaths in last 24 hours Brazil's  COVID-19 death surpassed 350,000 mark.

Apr 11, 2021, 09:36 AM IST

COVID-19: Rio tennis tournament cancelled due to pandemic

Brazil is one of the hardest-hit countries in the world by the pandemic. Only the United States has recorded a higher number of infections and deaths.

Apr 02, 2021, 18:27 PM IST

Brazil suffers worst run of daily deaths since Coronavirus Pandemic began

World Health Organization said the state of the COVID-19 pandemic in Brazil is very concerning and serious action needs to be taken.

Mar 13, 2021, 10:44 AM IST

PSLV-C51 Launch: Gita's message will 'echo' in space

ISRO is all set for its first launch of 2021. As per the schedule, the Indian Space Research Organisation will for the first time use an Indian rocket to launch a Brazilian satellite from the Sriharikota spaceport.

Feb 28, 2021, 09:30 AM IST

COVID-19: Bharat Biotech confirms deal with Brazil to supply 20 million doses of Covaxin

Bharat Biotech on Friday announced that it will supply 20 million doses of its COVID-19 vaccine 'Covaxin' to Brazil during the second and third quarters of the current year and an agreement with the Brazilian government for the supply of the vaccine had been signed.

Feb 26, 2021, 22:31 PM IST

India-Brazil bonhomie: President Jair Bolsonaro attends India's Republic Day celebrations in Brasilia

Bolsonaro said that Brazil and India have increasingly drawn closer and closer. Recalling how India assisted with inputs during the COVID-19 outbreak, Bolsonaro pointed out, "India has also lived up to all of the agreement and the commitments that were undertaken towards Brazil in the course of 2020." 

Jan 28, 2021, 00:27 AM IST

Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro thanked PM Modi in a unique way

After introducing vaccination drive in the country with made in India Corona vaccine, now India is sending the vaccine to other countries of the world too, with the spirit of Vasudhaiva Kutumbakam, India gave the Corona vaccine to Brazil, which is facing worst Phase of Corona pandemic, on which Brazil President Jair Bolsonaro posted a picture of Hanumanji and thanked India and PM Narendra Modi.

Jan 23, 2021, 11:32 AM IST

India’s ‘Sanjeevani’ Covid-19 vaccine supply reaches Brazil, 7 countries in neighbourhood

The Made In India ‘Sanjeevani’ Covid-19 vaccine supply has reached Brazil and 7 countries in India's neighbourhood. The Brazilian President, Jair M Bolsonaro, thanked Prime Minister Narendra Modi in a tweet depicting Hanuman Ji with the "Sanjeevani" herb. 

Jan 23, 2021, 10:54 AM IST

DNA: Brazilian President thanks India for Vaccine

After the Corona vaccine exported for Brazil from India, Brazilian President Bolsonaro tweeted an image. In this tweet, he shared the picture of Hanuman Ji, thanking Prime Minister Narendra Modi. India, one of the world's biggest drug manufacturers is already helping several countries by providing them coronavirus vaccines.

Jan 22, 2021, 23:20 PM IST

New COVID-19 variant found in travellers from Brazil, says Japan

"At the moment, there is no proof showing the new variant found in those from Brazil is high in infectiousness," said head of the National Institute of Infectious Diseases.

Jan 10, 2021, 18:47 PM IST

COVID-19: Brazil President Bolsonaro urges PM Narendra Modi for 2 million Covishield vaccine doses urgently

Brazil President Jair Bolsonaro has written a letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi requesting for two million doses of Covishield vaccines urgently.

Jan 10, 2021, 12:21 PM IST

Superbike racer dies in horrific accident at Interlagos racing circuit, video goes viral

A 23-year-old SuperBike racer Matheus Barbosa died during a race when he lost control of his Kawasaki Superbike.

Nov 11, 2020, 07:08 AM IST

Fires in Brazil's Amazon rainforest surge in October

The number of fires in Brazil's Amazon rainforest so far this year remains at a decade high. 

Nov 01, 2020, 23:08 PM IST

Brazil will have a COVID-19 vaccine by June 2021, says regulator

Countries like  United States, India and Brazil has become a key testing ground of COVID-19 vaccine and has approved late stage clinical trials for four vaccines that are under development.

Oct 30, 2020, 08:55 AM IST

Covid-19: Person dies during corona vaccine trial in Brazil

Person dies during corona vaccine trial in Brazil.

Oct 22, 2020, 08:14 AM IST

FIFA World Cup Qualifiers: Roberto Firmino's brace helps Brazil crush Bolivia 5-0

Brazil had never lost a World Cup qualifier at home, a run that stood at 54 matches going into Friday`s game, and they never looked in danger of losing that record.

Oct 10, 2020, 15:24 PM IST

Brazil's Rio de Janeiro risks second wave of COVID-19 with ill-timed reopening

Brazil has the world`s third-largest coronavirus outbreak behind the United States and India.

 

Sep 17, 2020, 00:37 AM IST

Chance of surviving COVID-19 low for journalists ‘wimps’: Brazil President Jair Bolsonaro

Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro continued his attack on journalists during a public event on Monday, describing reporters as "wimps" and saying they have a heightened chance of dying of COVID-19 because they are not athletic.

Aug 25, 2020, 16:42 PM IST

Ronaldinho released after spending five months under house arrest in Paraguay for using false passports

Ronaldinho has paid a fine of $90,000, while his brother Assis has been fined $110,000. 

Aug 25, 2020, 16:16 PM IST