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#Brazil

# brazil - Friday 15 July, 2016

From The42 'I'd blame his PR team for talking shite': Paddy Barnes on McIlroy's Olympics no-show Pull No Punches

'I'd blame his PR team for talking shite': Paddy Barnes on McIlroy's Olympics no-show

Paddy Barnes isn’t happy with Rory McIlroy’s recent comments.

# brazil - Sunday 3 July, 2016

Rio drug dealers have been using the Olympics logo on products Rio

Rio drug dealers have been using the Olympics logo on products

Police say they seized marjijuana labelled with the logo of the Rio 2016 organising committee.

# brazil - Saturday 25 June, 2016

The 9 at 9: Saturday

Here’s what you need to know as you start your weekend.

National outrage after 10-year-old child shot dead by Brazil police

Italo Ferreira had been driving a stolen car when police shot him in the head.

# brazil - Friday 17 June, 2016

From The42 'He hasn't won anything, hasn't given joy to supporters': Brazil legend slams 'idiot' Neymar Bollocking

'He hasn't won anything, hasn't given joy to supporters': Brazil legend slams 'idiot' Neymar

Rivelino isn’t happy with the Barcelona star.

# brazil - Tuesday 14 June, 2016

From The42 Neymar apologises for explicit Instagram post Sorry

Neymar apologises for explicit Instagram post

After receiving a backlash, the Barcelona star has apologised.

# brazil - Monday 13 June, 2016

From The42 Controversial handball knocks Brazil out of the Copa America Shocker This post contains videos

Controversial handball knocks Brazil out of the Copa America

Brazil boss Dunga said his side’s fate was not decided by football.

# brazil - Saturday 11 June, 2016

Body of missing Australian man discovered near Rio De Janeiro

25-year-old Rye Hunt disappeared on 21 May from the Copacabana Beach area.

# brazil - Friday 10 June, 2016

Brazil's health minister says "less than one tourist will be infected" with Zika virus

There is growing international worry over the virus due to the Olympic games being held in Brazil this summer.

# brazil - Sunday 5 June, 2016

Brazil make underwhelming Copa America start against Ecuador

The result was greeted by boos from the fans.

# brazil - Saturday 28 May, 2016

The Olympics won't be moved - despite doctors' saying it could cause a Zika epidemic

Nearly 1,300 babies have been born in Brazil with the irreversible defect.

Gunmen run wild in Rio tourist spots ahead of Olympics

There are growing fears for the safety of tourists in even the richest areas of the city.

# brazil - Tuesday 24 May, 2016

Rory McIlroy could snub the Olympics due to Zika fears

However, as of now, he says he’s going.

# brazil - Friday 13 May, 2016

White men make up 25% of Brazil's population - they now account for 100% of its cabinet

The country’s new cabinet is not looking representative.

# brazil - Thursday 12 May, 2016

It's happening - Brazil is finally set to launch an impeachment against its president

Dilma Rousseff’s tenure as president has been beset by scandal and allegations of corruption

# brazil - Tuesday 10 May, 2016

Brazil's president could be out on her ear - here's why

Dilma Rousseff is in serious trouble.

# brazil - Monday 9 May, 2016

From The42 'I cried because I do not know what happened to the joy of Brazilian football' Selecao

'I cried because I do not know what happened to the joy of Brazilian football'

Pele has voiced his frustration with Brazil’s style of play and the approach of coach Dunga.

From The42 Brazilian footballer dies aged 26 after suffering heart attack on the pitch RIP

Brazilian footballer dies aged 26 after suffering heart attack on the pitch

Bernardo Ribeiro, who had spells in Italy, Australia and Finland, was rushed to hospital in his native country before passing away.

# brazil - Tuesday 3 May, 2016

This rival app is benefiting from Brazil blocking WhatsApp (again)

While the ban only lasts for 72 hours, Telegram has added more than a million new users and counting.

# brazil - Friday 22 April, 2016

Blow for Olympic host city as two die when bike path collapses into sea

Two people were killed after a wave crashed into an elevated cycle lane built ahead of the Rio Games.

# brazil - Thursday 21 April, 2016

Pictures: The Olympic flame begins its long journey to Rio

The flame was kindled in the 2,600 year-old Temple of Hera at Ancient Olympia today.

# brazil - Monday 18 April, 2016

Brazil in crisis after vote to impeach president

President Dilma Rousseff has been dogged by controversy in recent times.

# brazil - Saturday 26 March, 2016

From The42 Suarez back with a bang on his international return to deny Brazil World Cup qualifier win He's Been Missed This post contains videos

Suarez back with a bang on his international return to deny Brazil World Cup qualifier win

The Uruguay captain scored as they battled from 2-0 down to secure a point in Recife.

# brazil - Tuesday 15 March, 2016

From The42 Neymar desperate to play in home Olympics despite hectic schedule Dreaming Big

Neymar desperate to play in home Olympics despite hectic schedule

As well as his commitments with Barcelona the Brazil captain has the Copa America on the horizon.

# brazil - Monday 14 March, 2016

Pictures: An incredible THREE MILLION people have joined an anti-government protest in Brazil

The protest was directed at the country’s embattled president Dilma Rousseff amid an anti-corruption probe into the workings of her government.

# brazil - Saturday 12 March, 2016

Here are the landmarks going green for the first time this St Patrick’s Day

The Global Greening is in its seventh year.

# brazil - Friday 4 March, 2016

Former Brazilian President held by police in massive corruption probe

The home of former president Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva, also known as Lula, was also searched.

# brazil - Friday 26 February, 2016

From The Daily Edge The guy from the White Moose Café has managed to turn all of Brazil against him White Moose Café

# brazil - Saturday 20 February, 2016

Doctors say upsurge in sometimes fatal paralysis condition may be linked to Zika

Cases of Guillain-Barre are on the rise in the countries hardest hit by the virus.

# brazil - Wednesday 17 February, 2016

From The42 From Sydney to São Paulo: Ireland name squad for Brazil World 7s leg Jetsetters

From Sydney to São Paulo: Ireland name squad for Brazil World 7s leg

Audrey O’Flynn has linked up with the squad after their training camp in Australia.

# brazil - Sunday 7 February, 2016

‘The boy would scream uncontrollably’ – Photographer describes time with ‘bucket baby’ in Brazil

Felipe Dana spent time with Solange Ferreira and her baby boy Jose, who was born with an abnormally small head.

# brazil - Thursday 28 January, 2016

‘Brain-shrinking’ virus: Minister warns pregnant women to be cautious when travelling

Pregnant women have been told to avoid the affected countries if possible.

# brazil - Friday 22 January, 2016

What you need to know about the ‘brain-shrinking’ virus now appearing in the US

The Zika virus is thought to be behind a disturbing rise in the number of babies being born with underdeveloped brains in Brazil.

# brazil - Thursday 14 January, 2016

From The42 Thousands of dead fish found near Rio’s Olympic waters Pollution

Thousands of dead fish found near Rio’s Olympic waters

Water pollution concerns are not easing with the Games just seven months away.

# brazil - Monday 4 January, 2016

From The42 Ronaldinho has had ‘more than one offer’ from England as he seeks new club Available

Ronaldinho has had ‘more than one offer’ from England as he seeks new club

“He still wants to play… I think he has three or four years left to him, maybe more.”

# brazil - Saturday 12 December, 2015

From The42 7 Ireland v Brazil battles that will be settled once and for all at UFC 194 Rivalry

7 Ireland v Brazil battles that will be settled once and for all at UFC 194

It’s not this weekend’s headline fight that is on the line here.

# brazil - Sunday 6 December, 2015

What if you sent an abusive tweet, and it ended up on a billboard outside your home?

That’s exactly what a new anti-racism movement is doing in Brazil.

# brazil - Tuesday 1 December, 2015

From The42 Neymar ready to join Messi and Ronaldo among football’s elite YouTube Footballer

Neymar ready to join Messi and Ronaldo among football’s elite

Can Neymar now claim to be the best player in the world?

# brazil - Sunday 8 November, 2015

Three Brazilian women get hitched, sparking debate and controversy

The unprecedented union is the first of its kind in the country.

# brazil - Thursday 22 October, 2015

From The42 Brazil coach explains Philippe Coutinho snub Out Of Favour

Brazil coach explains Philippe Coutinho snub

The Liverpool player was not included in his country’s squad to face Argentina.

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