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#Brazil

# brazil - Monday 1 August, 2022

Conjoined twins with fused brains successfully separated in Brazil
# Rio De Janeiro
# Rio De Janeiro

Conjoined twins with fused brains successfully separated in Brazil

Aug 1st 2022, 8:21 AM 32,819 Views 5 Comments

Three-year-old twins Bernardo and Arthur Lima underwent seven operations at a hospital in Rio.

# brazil - Saturday 30 July, 2022

Spain reports second monkeypox-linked death
# Outbreak
# Outbreak

Spain reports second monkeypox-linked death

Updated Jul 30th 2022, 3:08 PM 40,407 Views 42 Comments

It is not confirmed if the deaths were actually caused by monkeypox, with autopsies still ongoing.

# brazil - Friday 22 July, 2022

At least 18 people killed in police raid on Brazil favela
# Rio De Janeiro
# Rio De Janeiro

At least 18 people killed in police raid on Brazil favela

Jul 22nd 2022, 7:56 AM 18,651 Views 4 Comments

Residents accused security forces of attacking civilians.

# brazil - Monday 27 June, 2022

Murdered UK journalist laid to rest in Brazil
# Dom Phillips
# Dom Phillips

Murdered UK journalist laid to rest in Brazil

Jun 27th 2022, 8:31 AM 17,102 Views 1 Comment

Dom Phillips was killed in the Amazon while researching a book about how to save the world’s largest rainforest.

# brazil - Saturday 18 June, 2022

Remains of British journalist Dom Phillips found in Brazil, UK minister confirms
# Dom Phillips
# Dom Phillips

Remains of British journalist Dom Phillips found in Brazil, UK minister confirms

Jun 18th 2022, 10:22 AM 30,429 Views 0 Comments

Latin America minister Vicky Ford has confirmed the identification.

# brazil - Friday 17 June, 2022

‘Exhaustive’ search fails to find Amazon murder victims' boat as tests begin on bodies
# Brazil
# Brazil

‘Exhaustive’ search fails to find Amazon murder victims' boat as tests begin on bodies

Jun 17th 2022, 7:02 AM 7,578 Views 0 Comments

Fisherman Amarildo da Costa de Oliveira, 41, confessed to killing the men and led officers to two buried bodies.

# brazil - Thursday 16 June, 2022

Family of British journalist Dom Phillips ‘heartbroken’ after murders confirmed in remote Amazon
# Brazil
# Brazil

Family of British journalist Dom Phillips ‘heartbroken’ after murders confirmed in remote Amazon

Updated Jun 16th 2022, 5:45 PM 21,458 Views 5 Comments

A man led police to two buried bodies in the area where the journalist and his companion disappeared.

# brazil - Wednesday 15 June, 2022

Second man arrested in case of missing British journalist and Brazilian indigenous expert
# Amazon
# Amazon

Second man arrested in case of missing British journalist and Brazilian indigenous expert

Jun 15th 2022, 7:13 AM 7,758 Views 1 Comment

The suspect, Oseney da Costa de Oliveira, is a brother of the man so far considered by police as the main suspect in the case.

# brazil - Tuesday 14 June, 2022

Human remains found in Amazon search for missing journalist and indigenous expert
# Phillips And Pereira
# Phillips And Pereira

Human remains found in Amazon search for missing journalist and indigenous expert

Jun 14th 2022, 2:07 PM 12,193 Views 2 Comments

U2 are among those drawing attention to the case.

# brazil - Monday 13 June, 2022

Conflicting reports on developments in search for British journalist and Brazilian expert
# Amazon
# Amazon

Conflicting reports on developments in search for British journalist and Brazilian expert

Updated Jun 13th 2022, 5:00 PM 57,889 Views 0 Comments

Brazilian Federal Police said the latest development was the discovery of personal items belonging to Dom Phillips and Bruno Pereira.

# brazil - Saturday 11 June, 2022

‘Evidence mounting’ of criminal involvement in disappearance of British journalist in Amazon
# Search
# Search

‘Evidence mounting’ of criminal involvement in disappearance of British journalist in Amazon

Jun 11th 2022, 12:46 PM 14,868 Views 3 Comments

Journalist Dom Phillips and Brazilian official Bruno Araujo are missing from the Amazon forest.

# brazil - Wednesday 8 June, 2022

Brazil police questioning suspect over disappearance of Amazon explorers
# Brazil
# Brazil

Brazil police questioning suspect over disappearance of Amazon explorers

Updated Jun 8th 2022, 9:15 PM 27,857 Views 0 Comments

Local Indigenous activists said the pair received threats last week for their work in the remote region.

# brazil - Tuesday 7 June, 2022

British journalist and Brazilian indigenous expert missing in remote part of Amazon
# Brazil
# Brazil

British journalist and Brazilian indigenous expert missing in remote part of Amazon

Jun 7th 2022, 12:57 PM 14,952 Views 2 Comments

Two people have been arrested in connection with their disappearance.

# brazil - Friday 27 May, 2022

Man allegedly dies of asphyxiation by teargas bomb after police arrest in Brazil
# Umbauba
# Umbauba

Man allegedly dies of asphyxiation by teargas bomb after police arrest in Brazil

May 27th 2022, 8:59 AM 6,935 Views 0 Comments

A video shows 38-year-old Genivaldo de Jesus Santos being arrested and placed in the boot of a federal highway police vehicle.

# brazil - Thursday 19 May, 2022

Michael Lynn's wife tells theft trial she didn't know if he was 'dead or alive' in Brazil prison
# Michael Lynn
# Michael Lynn

Michael Lynn's wife tells theft trial she didn't know if he was 'dead or alive' in Brazil prison

May 19th 2022, 6:00 PM 12,516 Views 0 Comments

This is day 47 of the trial.

Brazil’s Lula marries at 76 ahead of presidential election in October
# Down The Aisle
# Down The Aisle

Brazil’s Lula marries at 76 ahead of presidential election in October

May 19th 2022, 1:51 PM 28,436 Views 10 Comments

Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva was president in 2003-2010 and leads Jair Bolsonaro in the opinion polls heading into Brazil’s election in October.

# brazil - Monday 9 May, 2022

Abandoned Brazil-Argentina 2022 World Cup qualifier to be replayed after appeals rejected
# Rematch
From The42
# Rematch

Abandoned Brazil-Argentina 2022 World Cup qualifier to be replayed after appeals rejected

May 9th 2022, 6:42 PM 6,795 Views 1 Comment

The original game was called off after Brazilian health officials stormed the pitch to stop the tie.

# brazil - Saturday 19 February, 2022

'Enormous destruction': Search continues for survivors after devastating floods in Brazil
# Missing
# Missing

'Enormous destruction': Search continues for survivors after devastating floods in Brazil

Feb 19th 2022, 1:38 PM 14,936 Views 1 Comment

More than 130 bodies have so far been recovered.

# brazil - Thursday 17 February, 2022

Brazil mudslide death toll reaches 105 as dozens still missing
# Petropolis
# Petropolis

Brazil mudslide death toll reaches 105 as dozens still missing

Feb 17th 2022, 6:10 PM 7,868 Views 2 Comments

Floods and mudslides swept away homes and cars in the city of Petropolis.

# brazil - Wednesday 16 February, 2022

At least 78 people dead due to flash floods and landslides near Rio de Janeiro
# Brazil
# Brazil

At least 78 people dead due to flash floods and landslides near Rio de Janeiro

Feb 16th 2022, 8:50 PM 19,387 Views 1 Comment

A “state of disaster” has been declared.

# brazil - Wednesday 2 February, 2022

Area more than six times the size of Manhattan destroyed in Brazilian Amazon in January
# Brazil
# Brazil

Area more than six times the size of Manhattan destroyed in Brazilian Amazon in January

Feb 2nd 2022, 10:08 PM 17,650 Views 24 Comments

Deforestation levels in the Brazilian Amazon hit a new record for January.

# brazil - Sunday 9 January, 2022

At least seven dead after cliff collapses onto boats in Brazil
# Furnas Lake
# Furnas Lake

At least seven dead after cliff collapses onto boats in Brazil

Jan 9th 2022, 9:38 AM 40,824 Views 5 Comments

Authorities said another 32 people were injured, including nine who had to be hospitalised, while three people are missing.

# brazil - Wednesday 5 January, 2022

Brazil's Bolsonaro addresses media as he's released from hospital
# Bolsonaro
# Bolsonaro

Brazil's Bolsonaro addresses media as he's released from hospital

Jan 5th 2022, 5:10 PM 12,891 Views 4 Comments

The president suffered an intestinal obstruction related to an abdominal stabbing in 2018.

# brazil - Monday 3 January, 2022

Brazil's Bolsonaro rushed to hospital with probable intestinal blockage
# Sao Paulo
# Sao Paulo

Brazil's Bolsonaro rushed to hospital with probable intestinal blockage

Updated Jan 3rd 2022, 2:22 PM 39,424 Views 30 Comments

Doctor Antonio Luiz Macedo told news site UOL that the president would undergo several tests to examine his abdomen.

# brazil - Thursday 23 December, 2021

Pele back out of hospital after undergoing chemotherapy for colon tumor
# Brazil
From The42
# Brazil

Pele back out of hospital after undergoing chemotherapy for colon tumor

Dec 23rd 2021, 9:43 PM 2,129 Views 1 Comment

The footballing icon ‘is stable and will continue the treatment of the colon tumor’, said his hospital in a statement.

# brazil - Friday 19 November, 2021

Deforestation of Brazil's Amazon up 22% in a year, highest level in 15 years
# Brazil
# Brazil

Deforestation of Brazil's Amazon up 22% in a year, highest level in 15 years

Nov 19th 2021, 8:09 AM 12,895 Views 24 Comments

13,235 square kilometres of forest was lost from August 2020 to July 2021.

# brazil - Wednesday 17 November, 2021

Argentina qualify for World Cup after Brazil draw
# Qatar 2022
From The42
# Qatar 2022

Argentina qualify for World Cup after Brazil draw

Nov 17th 2021, 8:54 AM 5,510 Views 0 Comments

Messi couldn’t help his side break the deadlock.

# brazil - Friday 12 November, 2021

Deforestation of Brazil's Amazon rainforest hit new record in October
# Amazon
# Amazon

Deforestation of Brazil's Amazon rainforest hit new record in October

Nov 12th 2021, 9:40 PM 16,088 Views 27 Comments

An area more than half the size of the city of Rio de Janeiro of Amazon’s lush rainforest was cleared.

# brazil - Wednesday 10 November, 2021

With 233 caps to her name, Brazil legend Formiga to retire from international football aged 43
# Record Breaker
From The42
# Record Breaker

With 233 caps to her name, Brazil legend Formiga to retire from international football aged 43

Nov 10th 2021, 12:24 PM 3,831 Views 0 Comments

The indefatigable midfielder is the only footballer in either the men’s or women’s game to play in seven World Cups.

# brazil - Wednesday 27 October, 2021

Brazil senators back criminal charges against President Jair Bolsonaro over Covid policies
# Brazil
# Brazil

Brazil senators back criminal charges against President Jair Bolsonaro over Covid policies

Oct 27th 2021, 7:19 AM 9,940 Views 4 Comments

The committee does not have the power to bring charges itself.

# brazil - Thursday 14 October, 2021

Brazilian president Jair Bolsonaro confirms he won't get Covid-19 vaccine
# Vaccination
# Vaccination

Brazilian president Jair Bolsonaro confirms he won't get Covid-19 vaccine

Oct 14th 2021, 7:44 AM 25,942 Views 19 Comments

The far-right leader has generated controversy over his handling of the pandemic.

# brazil - Wednesday 6 October, 2021

Brazilian footballer to be charged with attempted murder after vicious attack on referee
# Serious Assault
From The42
# Serious Assault

Brazilian footballer to be charged with attempted murder after vicious attack on referee

Oct 6th 2021, 11:41 AM 39,501 Views 0 Comments

Sao Paulo-RS midfielder William Ribeiro sent the official tumbling to the ground with a punch and then knocked him unconscious with a kick to the back of the neck.

# brazil - Sunday 3 October, 2021

Protesters fill streets across Brazil to demand impeachment of president
# Jair Bolsonaro
# Jair Bolsonaro

Protesters fill streets across Brazil to demand impeachment of president

Oct 3rd 2021, 9:39 AM 12,757 Views 3 Comments

Jair Bolsonaro has come under fire for his government’s handling of the coronavirus pandemic.

# brazil - Saturday 25 September, 2021

Brazilian migration into Ireland: 'There's a mutual compatibility with the Irish'
# Brazilians In Ireland
# Brazilians In Ireland

Brazilian migration into Ireland: 'There's a mutual compatibility with the Irish'

Sep 25th 2021, 8:00 PM 67,213 Views 31 Comments

What is it about Ireland that has attracted a big Brazilian population?

# brazil - Monday 6 September, 2021

Pele upbeat after surgery to remove a tumour
# Brazil
From The42
# Brazil

Pele upbeat after surgery to remove a tumour

Sep 6th 2021, 7:58 PM 3,216 Views 0 Comments

The football icon gave a health update on his Instagram.

FIFA investigating Brazil-Argentina abandonment after coronavirus fiasco From The42

FIFA investigating Brazil-Argentina abandonment after coronavirus fiasco

Sep 6th 2021, 3:54 PM 3,189 Views 0 Comments

Premier League players Cristian Romero, Giovani Lo Celso, Emiliano Martinez and Emiliano Buendia were said to have breached Covid-19 regulations.

# brazil - Sunday 5 September, 2021

Brazil and Argentina's World Cup qualifier suspended over Covid-19 protocol controversy
# Hold Up
From The42
# Hold Up

Brazil and Argentina's World Cup qualifier suspended over Covid-19 protocol controversy

Sep 5th 2021, 9:04 PM 42,390 Views 27 Comments

The game was halted shortly after kick-off.

# brazil - Saturday 7 August, 2021

Malcom hits extra-time winner as Brazil retain Olympic crown
# Golden Goal
From The42
# Golden Goal

Malcom hits extra-time winner as Brazil retain Olympic crown

Aug 7th 2021, 3:34 PM 5,191 Views 0 Comments

Brazil were 2-1 winners after extra time.

# brazil - Thursday 5 August, 2021

Brazil court rules that Bolsonaro should be investigated for 'vote fraud' claims
# Brazil President
# Brazil President

Brazil court rules that Bolsonaro should be investigated for 'vote fraud' claims

Aug 5th 2021, 7:23 AM 11,445 Views 18 Comments

The Brazil president has long criticised electronic voting, introduced in Brazil in 1996.

# brazil - Wednesday 28 July, 2021

Richarlison fires Brazil into Olympics quarter-finals and Germany exit tournament
# Tokyo 2020
From The42
# Tokyo 2020

Richarlison fires Brazil into Olympics quarter-finals and Germany exit tournament

Jul 28th 2021, 4:09 PM 5,056 Views 1 Comment

Hosts Japan progressed with a thrashing of France.

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