Recent News Headlines : Brazil - Brazil

MINISTERS, TOP AIDES PROBED OVER ODEBRECHT SCANDAL


The list of names under investigation released by Justice Edson Fachin on Tuesday read like a Who's Who of Brazilian politics, tarnishing past statesmen and potential presidential candidates alike... READ MORE

13th April, 2017 35

BRAZIL JUDGE TARGETS DOZENS OF POLITICIANS FOR 'CORRUPTION'


It includes almost a third of President Michel Temer's cabinet and Rio de Janeiro's mayor during the Olympics... READ MORE

12th April, 2017 365

BRAZIL COURT TO DECIDE PRESIDENT TEMER'S FATE


Brazil's President Michel Temer could be stripped of power if an electoral court invalidates the results from the 2014 presidential election over allegations of corruption... READ MORE

5th April, 2017 12

LATIN AMERICAN POLITICS THREATEN SOME OF 2017'S BEST PERFORMING EMS


Ecuador's dollar-denominated bonds still offer a higher yield than the similarly rated Nigerian notes... READ MORE

4th April, 2017 3

URUGUAY STILL SEARCHING FOR MISSING 22 FROM SOUTH KOREA FREIGHTER AFTER RESCUED PAIR SAY SHIP SPLIT UP


MONTEVIDEO SEOUL - Uruguay is looking for 22 missing crew members of a South Korean ship after finding two survivors, authorities said Sunday... READ MORE

4th April, 2017 7

GROWING CONCERN FOR MISSING SHIP CREW


Search efforts since then have only turned up fuel, debris, and empty lifeboats, South Korean government sources told Yonhap news agency... READ MORE

3rd April, 2017 519

LATIN AMERICA MAY STEP UP BOND SALES AS TRUMP FEARS FADE


Returns on Latin American bonds remain attractive and the new openness to deals has already allowed Brazil's government to raise funds at a record low yield... READ MORE

30th March, 2017 114

BRAZIL BOOK FIFA WORLD CUP BERTH, ARGENTINA TUMBLE


But Argentina, clearly struggling in the thin air of La Paz, which is 3,600 metres 11,800 feet above sea level, were well beaten at the Estadio Hernando Siles... READ MORE

29th March, 2017 0

PREGNANT VENEZUELANS POUR INTO COLOMBIA FOR MEDICAL ATTENTION


With the ongoing crisis in Venezuela, hundreds of pregnant women are crossing into neighbouring Colombia to have their babies... READ MORE

29th March, 2017 123

THE CINTA LARGA AND THE CURSE OF THE DIAMONDS


How illegal diamond mining is threatening the way of life of the Cinta Larga indigenous group in Brazil... READ MORE

27th March, 2017 403

CHINA LIFTS BAN ON IMPORTS OF MEAT FROM BRAZIL


The decision by China was crucial because of its size it consumed some US 1.75 billion in Brazilian meat imports last year... READ MORE

26th March, 2017 0

BRAZIL ON BRINK, MESSI REVIVES ARGENTINA IN WORLD CUP QUALIFIERS


And captain Messi duly delivered when it mattered as Argentina avenged last year's Copa America Centenario final defeat to the Chileans with a 1-0 win... READ MORE

24th March, 2017 0

BRAZIL MEAT EXPORTS PLUNGE AFTER CORRUPTION SCANDAL


Brazilian meat exports have dropped from more than 60m a day to a mere 74,000... READ MORE

24th March, 2017 9

FROZEN BEEF STRANDED AT SEA AS CHINA SHUTS OUT BRAZIL'S MEAT


Sun Art Retail Group Ltd., China's largest hypermarket operator with 400 outlets, said it has already removed Brazilian meat products from shelves... READ MORE

22nd March, 2017 730

ARGENTINA FACE CHILE TEST IN SOUTH AMERICA WORLD CUP RACE


A defeat against fourth-placed Chile on Thursday in Buenos Aires would leave Argentina further adrift of the automatic qualifying spots... READ MORE

22nd March, 2017 0

ARGENTINA FACE CHILE TEST IN SOUTH AMERICA WORLD CUP RACE


A defeat against fourth-placed Chile on Thursday in Buenos Aires would leave Argentina further adrift of the automatic qualifying spots... READ MORE

22nd March, 2017 0

ARGENTINA FACE CHILE TEST IN SOUTH AMERICA WORLD CUP RACE


A defeat against fourth-placed Chile on Thursday in Buenos Aires would leave Argentina further adrift of the automatic qualifying spots... READ MORE

22nd March, 2017 0

6. IS THE PROBE CONNECTED TO OTHER CORRUPTION INVESTIGATIONS?


Notably, JBS SA and BRF SA, Brazil's two biggest meat suppliers... READ MORE

22nd March, 2017 692

BRAZIL MEAT SCANDAL: CHINA AND EU SUSPEND IMPORTS


China, the EU, South Korea and Chile have now announced restrictions on Brazilian meat products... READ MORE

21st March, 2017 1144

INTERNATIONAL DAY OF HAPPINESS FIVE FOODS THAT WILL MAKE YOU FEEL MORE JOYFUL


Cacao also releases energy far slower than simply gulping down a chocolate bar... READ MORE

20th March, 2017 232

BRAZIL'S ROTTEN MEAT SCANDAL PROMPTS MAJOR IMPORT BANS


At least 30 people have been arrested in the scandal, with Brazilian police raiding more than a dozen processing plants... READ MORE

20th March, 2017 1367

BRAZIL PRESIDENT SEEKS TO CALM FEARS OVER MEAT SALES, EXPORTS


Brazilian officials said they would address EU and Chinese concerns on Sunday... READ MORE

20th March, 2017 7

SCANDAL ROILS BRAZIL MEAT SECTOR; CHINA, SOUTH KOREA SUSPEND IMPORTS


On the streets of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil's second-largest city, the scandal left many consumers in doubt... READ MORE

20th March, 2017 1369

BRAZIL MOVES TO CALM BEEF CRISIS, TEMER HEADS TO STEAKHOUSE


The U.S. bought 297.8 million of red meat from Brazil in 2016, according to government data... READ MORE

20th March, 2017 1645

BRAZIL SAYS EXPORTS SAFE DESPITE ROTTEN MEAT SCANDAL


Temer smiled as he invited diplomats to a traditional Brazilian meat restaurant called a churrascaria, saying if you accept the invitation we will be very happy... READ MORE

20th March, 2017 0

BRAZIL PRESIDENT LOOKS TO CALM ROTTEN MEAT SCANDAL


Brazilian President Michel Temer has held emergency talks with global business executives to try to convince them his country's meat exports are safe... READ MORE

20th March, 2017 18

BRAZIL IN DAMAGE CONTROL OVER MEAT SCANDAL


Speaking at the presidential palace, President Michel Temer told the diplomats that Brazil's government wants to reiterate its confidence in the quality of our national product... READ MORE

20th March, 2017 67

BRAZIL'S LATEST SCANDAL: BRIBES, ACID AND TAINTED MEAT EXPORTS


Federal police served hundreds of court orders, including more than 30 detention warrants, in what local media says is the largest police operation in the country's history... READ MORE

19th March, 2017 2600

BRAZIL'S LATEST SCANDAL: BRIBES, ACID AND TAINTED MEAT SALES


Abiec, the Brazilian meat exporting group, said in an email that no beef plants from its 29 member companies, which includes JBS, were mentioned in the investigation... READ MORE

19th March, 2017 979

BRAZIL'S CORRUPTION INQUIRY LIST NAMES ALL THE POWER PLAYERS - EXCEPT THE PRESIDENT


The investigation's main supporter in the supreme court, Justice Teori Zavascki, died in a mysterious plane crash in January... READ MORE

15th March, 2017 540

Trending News Headlines : Brazil

BURGER KING ANIMAL FEED SOURCED FROM DEFORESTED LANDS IN BRAZIL AND BOLIVIA


One of Burger King's suppliers buys soy from Bunge that originates in the Brazilian Cerrado, according to commodities data provided by the Stockholm Enterprise Institute... READ MORE

2nd March, 2017 38465

CANCEL CARNAVAL? NO WAY, SAY WEARY RIO DE JANEIRO RESIDENTS


Carnaval may be especially welcome this year to distract Brazilians from economic and political troubles... READ MORE

23rd February, 2017 16768

BRAZILA??S LEADERS TOUT AUSTERITY (JUST NOT FOR THEM)


Given the volatile political landscape and the weak economy, a sense of hopelessness afflicts many Brazilians... READ MORE

4th March, 2017 11365

EDGAR DE SOUZA, GAY MAYOR OF LINS, BRAZIL, MARRIES LONGTIME PARTNER


Lins Mayor Edgar de Souza, left, and his husband, businessman Alexsandro Luciano Trindade... READ MORE

10th March, 2017 10720

56 KILLED, MANY BEHEADED, IN GRISLY BRAZIL PRISON RIOT


Sao Paulo, Brazil - A prison riot in the Brazilian Amazon has left at least 56 people dead with some bodies decapitated and burned, officials said... READ MORE

2nd January, 2017 7954

FIRST IMAGES OF UNIQUE BRAZILIAN CORAL REEF AT MOUTH OF AMAZON


The mouth of the Amazon river basin is also the habitat of the American manatee, the Amazon river's yellow turtle, dolphins and the river otter... READ MORE

30th January, 2017 6992

BRAZIL SENATE APPROVES AUSTERITY PACKAGE TO FREEZE SOCIAL SPENDING FOR 20 YEARS


But we can't let this paralyze Brazil, Temer tweeted on Tuesday... READ MORE

13th December, 2016 6277

FLIGHT WAS TAKING BRAZILIAN TEAM TO GAME OF THEIR LIVES


On Sunday, Chapecoense nearly defeated famed Sao Paulo club Palmeiras, which won 1-0 to claim its first Brazilian league title in decades... READ MORE

29th November, 2016 4898

NETFLIX WANTS THE WORLD TO BINGE-WATCH


Five years after the company's inauspicious arrival, Brazil has become Netflix's largest market outside the English-speaking world... READ MORE

12th January, 2017 4577

BRAZIL SAYS GREEK AMBASSADOR MURDERED BY WIFE'S POLICEMAN LOVER


Ambassador Kyriakos Amiridis, 59, was missing since Monday night... READ MORE

31st December, 2016 3554

BRAZIL WORRIES THE 'CHINA OF SOUTH AMERICA' IS EATING ITS LUNCH


Added to that is the fact that Paraguay's capital, Asuncion, is closer to Brazil's industrial heartland of Sao Paulo than many of the country's state capitals... READ MORE

10th January, 2017 3294

LIFESTYLE PROBLEMS OF BRAZIL'S ELITE: WHAT TO TELL THE KIDS WHEN DAD GOES TO JAIL


A magazine article on a wide-reaching corruption scandal's psychological impact on jailed parents' children was met with outrage and ridicule across social media... READ MORE

21st December, 2016 2734

HUNGRY VENEZUELANS FLOOD BRAZILIAN TOWNS, AS THREAT OF MASS MIGRATION LOOMS


Brazilian government services are buckling under the weight of the sudden influx of Venezuelan migrants... READ MORE

2nd January, 2017 2695

OVER 100 DEAD IN BRAZIL STATE AS POLICE STRIKE SPURS ANARCHY


Most of the violence was centered in the state capital Vitoria, a wealthy port city ringed by golden beaches and filled with mining and petroleum companies... READ MORE

9th February, 2017 2595

BRAZIL TO TRANSFER GANG LEADERS AFTER PRISON MASSACRE


Four inmates were found dead in another prison in the rural area of Manaus on Monday... READ MORE

4th January, 2017 2391

VENEZUELANS ARE FLEEING TO BRAZIL FOR MEDICAL CARE OVERWHELMING ITS HOSPITALS AND MORGUES


A spiraling economic crisis and hyperinflation have cleaned Venezuelan hospitals of needles, bandages and medicine... READ MORE

31st December, 2016 2263

'PUSHED WITHOUT PUBLIC DEBATE'


Brazil is a very divided country, but one of the few things that unites people is the wish for better public services... READ MORE

18th December, 2016 2178

LAMBADA SINGER LOALWA BRAZ FOUND DEAD IN BRAZIL


International hit Lambada was released by French group Kaoma in 1989, with Braz providing the Portuguese vocals... READ MORE

19th January, 2017 1831

'A GOOD CRIMINAL IS A DEAD CRIMINAL'


In a single day, 20 June, Fortaleza registered three fatal lynchings... READ MORE

7th December, 2016 1815

'WE'RE GOING TO RESIST': BRAZIL'S INDIGENOUS GROUPS FIGHT TO KEEP THEIR LAND IN FACE OF NEW LAW


The moves represent the most worrying regressions of our recent history, said Mauricio Guetta, a lawyer for Socio-Environmental Institute, a Brazilian non-governmental group... READ MORE

21st December, 2016 1807

DOZENS KILLED IN PRISON RIOT IN BRAZIL CITY OF MANAUS


In another prison in Amazonas, 87 inmates escaped in the first hours of Monday, Fonte said... READ MORE

3rd January, 2017 1797

BRAZIL TO BOOST TROOP DEPLOYMENT IN TROUBLED STATE


Meanwhile, there were continuing fears and rumours in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil's second most populous city, that police could start a copycat strike on Friday... READ MORE

10th February, 2017 1790

GREEK AMBASSADOR 'MURDERED BY WIFE AND HER LOVER'


The envoy, Kyriakos Amiridis, 59, was killed on Monday by the officer, Sergio Gomez Moreira, Rio homicide division chief Evaristo Pontes told a news conference on Friday... READ MORE

31st December, 2016 1511

PLANE WITH BRAZIL'S CHAPECOENSE SOCCER TEAM CRASHES IN COLOMBIA, 75 DEAD[1]


Brazilian soccer team Chapecoense were on board a plane carrying 81 people that crashed in Colombia killing 76 people, police said on Tuesday... READ MORE

29th November, 2016 1503

BRAZIL JUDGE TEORI ZAVASCKI DIES IN PLANE CRASH


Petrobras Brazil judge Teori Zavascki dies in plane crash... READ MORE

20th January, 2017 1425

HOW BRAZIL'S LEFT AND RIGHT WANT TO CHANGE CARNAVAL


For decades, the telltale sign that Carnaval season had begun was the appearance of the Globeleza dancer during commercial breaks on Brazil's major TV network, Globo... READ MORE

11th February, 2017 1406

BRAZIL DRUG GANGS SPARK PRISON RIOT, 56 DEAD


The Anisio Jobim prison complex currently houses 2,230 inmates despite having a capacity of only 590... READ MORE

3rd January, 2017 1374

CHAPECOENSE PLANE CRASH: FANS UNITE FOR STADIUM MEMORIAL


Thousands of fans have gathered at Brazil's Chapecoense stadium to pay tribute to those killed when the football team's plane crashed... READ MORE

3rd December, 2016 1373

SAMBA TROUPE'S POLITICAL PLAN FOR RIO CARNIVAL IGNITES FIRESTORM WITH FARM LOBBY


A samba school's decision to focus on indigenous people and deforestation at this year's carnival has caused anger among agribusinesses in Brazil... READ MORE

16th February, 2017 1352

CHILD PROSTITUTION: THE BRAZIL WORLD CUP'S DARK SIDE


The joy of the 2014 World Cup in Brazil has been diminished somewhat by an alarming child prostitution scourge... READ MORE

4th January, 2017 1340


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