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Brazil play out 1-1 draw against Panama in lacklustre friendly

Brazil will now travel to Prague to play against the Czech Republic on Tuesday. 

Mar 24, 2019, 16:03 PM IST

Indian music, Bollywood set to wow Brazil

Among the participants will be Bollywood dancers from India.

Mar 22, 2019, 21:38 PM IST

Trump intends to designate Brazil as major non-NATO ally

US President Donald Trump has said that he intends to designate Brazil as a "major non-NATO ally", a move aimed to cement America's ties with the Latin American country where China has made deep strides in recent years. 

Mar 20, 2019, 08:22 AM IST

Argentine FA announce start of professional league for women in June

The new league will begin in June with funding from the association, AFA president Claudio Tapia said.

Mar 17, 2019, 08:05 AM IST

Nine dead, 17 others shot at in Brazil shooting

Among the dead were five school children, one adult who worked at the building, one person who was standing just outside the school and the two adolescent shooters, police said. 

Mar 13, 2019, 19:51 PM IST

Brazil bring in Ajax's David Neres for injured Vinicius Jnr

Neres will join the squad for friendlies against Panama in Porto on March 23 and Czech Republic in Prague three days later.

Mar 09, 2019, 07:52 AM IST

PSG's Neymar to return to Brazil for treatment on foot injury

 Neymar has amassed a total of 13 goals in 13 Ligue 1 matches he played before sustaining the injury. 

Feb 21, 2019, 13:15 PM IST

Two players rushed to hospital after fire strikes another Brazilian club

The incident occurred three days after 10 Flamengo youth players died and three others were injured when their lodgings caught fire.

Feb 12, 2019, 11:49 AM IST

Brazil: Fire at Flamengo football training centre in Rio kills 10

A fire at the training centre of Rio de Janeiro football club Flamengo killed 10 people and injured at least three on Friday, firefighters said.

Feb 08, 2019, 16:06 PM IST

Brazil’s former President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva sentenced to 13 years imprisonment

He was convicted of receiving a renovated beachfront apartment approximately worth USD 1.1 million as a bribe from an engineering firm.

Feb 07, 2019, 10:15 AM IST

Brazilian firm Vale says to invest in technology to reduce need for tailings dams

The Brumadinho dam burst on January 25, killing 142 people and leaving almost 200 still missing, according to the latest report from rescue workers.

Feb 06, 2019, 20:21 PM IST

FIFA, Qatar set up joint venture to deliver 2022 World Cup

FIFA, in a statement, said that it would hold a 51 percent share of the venture while the Qatar organising committee would hold 49 percent.

Feb 06, 2019, 12:42 PM IST

Audit of burst Brazil dam found issues with drainage, monitoring

The findings of the audit were reported earlier on Tuesday in Brazilian papers Folha de S.Paulo and O Estado de S.Paulo.

Feb 05, 2019, 22:06 PM IST

Brazil's Vale must change behavior after deadly dam bursts: Solicitor general

André Mendonça added that Vale`s actions had not improved since another deadly tailings dam collapse in 2015, the Samarco project that it joint-owned with BHP Billiton.

Feb 03, 2019, 10:21 AM IST

Deadly Brazil dam burst likely had same cause as previous one: official

The burst tailings dam at the Corrego do Feijao mine last Friday has ignited intense public anger against Vale, which was co-owner of Samarco, the previous dam that collapsed.

Feb 02, 2019, 09:39 AM IST

Death toll in Brazil mining disaster reaches 84

The list of the number of people missing in the disaster was pared from 279 to 276 on Tuesday, Efe news reported. 

Jan 30, 2019, 13:38 PM IST

Death toll rises to 58 as hope dims after Brazil dam collapse

Fears of another dam burst in Brumadinho on Sunday triggered evacuation sirens in the town before dawn, adding to the anxiety of residents waiting for word about lost relatives and friends.

Jan 28, 2019, 10:43 AM IST

Brazil dam collapse: Death toll rises to 58, over 300 missing

Of the 58 victims, 19 have been identified. 

Jan 28, 2019, 08:39 AM IST

Seven bodies found after dam burst at Brazil mine, hundreds missing

Operations at Samarco remain halted over legal disputes relating to damages even after the companies settled a $5.28 billion civil lawsuit last year.

Jan 26, 2019, 10:41 AM IST

200 missing, seven bodies found after dam burst at Brazil mine

A torrent of sludge tore through the mine`s offices, including a cafeteria during lunchtime.

Jan 26, 2019, 07:40 AM IST