Reuters | Saturday July 25, 2015
Lawmakers in Sao Paulo, Brazil's biggest city, and capital city Brasilia have already voted to ban Uber after protests by local taxi drivers.
World News | Reuters | Saturday July 25, 2015
More than a thousand taxi drivers protested in Rio de Janeiro on Friday against ride-sharing company Uber, blocking roads and stalling traffic during morning rush hour as tensions rise in the city over the mobile app ride service.
AFP | Thursday July 16, 2015
A judge in Sao Paulo suspended a law banning the production and sale of foie gras within Brazil's largest city.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Sunday June 21, 2015
Public support for Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff has slipped to a record low, with her disapproval ratings rising to 65 percent, according to pollsters Datafolha on Saturday.
Indo-AsianNews Service | Thursday June 18, 2015
Capped 50 times for Brazil, Elano is currently tied to Santos, who he helped win the Sao Paulo state championship in April.
World News | Reuters | Thursday June 11, 2015
Brazil's Supreme Court removed a ban on Wednesday on unauthorized biographies, long a subject of fierce debate between writers and journalists on one side and music stars on the other.
AgenceFrance-Presse | Saturday May 9, 2015
The 74-year-old underwent surgery Tuesday at Albert Einstein Hospital in Sao Paulo, the same facility that treated him last year for a severe urinary tract infection.
World News | Reuters | Tuesday May 5, 2015
A Brazilian judge on Monday struck down an injunction issued last week calling for the suspension of the US-based Uber ride-sharing service throughout the country.
Indo-AsianNews Service | Thursday April 30, 2015
Andre Villas-Boas, the 37-year-old former Chelsea and Porto manager has been linked to the vacant Sao Paulo position, but said he was committed to the Russian club until the end of his contract in 2016.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Thursday April 30, 2015
A judge on Wednesday barred Uber from operating in the Sao Paulo, siding with the city's taxi drivers who complained that that the popular ride-sharing service enjoys an unfair competitive advantage.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Monday April 20, 2015
Eight football fans were gunned down ahead of a semi-final match at the Corinthians fan club headquarters in Sao Paulo, police and local media reported Sunday.
Offbeat | Amrita Kohli | Wednesday April 8, 2015
Do most women think they are beautiful or average to look at? This isn't so much a hypothetical question but actually a real life experiment conducted by a personal care brand.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday April 8, 2015
Karen Emiliano was a boy called Jonas when she gave up studying 23 years ago, bullied for saying she felt she was a girl.
Indo-AsianNews Service | Wednesday March 18, 2015
The 58 men's and women's matches will be staged at Corinthians Arena (Sao Paulo), the Maracana and Olympic Stadium (Rio de Janeiro), Arena Fonte Nova (Salvador), Mane Garrincha Stadium (Brasilia), Amazonia Arena (Manaus) and the Mineirao (Belo Horizonte).
Agence France-Presse | Wednesday March 18, 2015
The training program, dubbed "Facebook in the community," puts the company inside a largely uncharted social media market.
World News | Reuters | Monday March 16, 2015
Close to a million demonstrators marched in cities and towns across Brazil on Sunday to protest a sluggish economy, rising prices and corruption - and to call for the impeachment of leftist President Dilma Rousseff.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Saturday March 14, 2015
Tens of thousands of people demonstrated across Brazil on Friday in support of scandal-plagued state oil giant Petrobras and in defense of democracy, ahead of a weekend protest against President Dilma Rousseff.
Wednesday March 11, 2015
Only Sao Paulo, Dubai and Cape Town are cheaper than Mumbai out of 20 cities in Knight Frank ranking, when it comes to buying a prime property.
AgenceFrance-Presse | Wednesday February 25, 2015
Last season's Premier League player of the year, and the man who ended England's World Cup dreams with a double for Uruguay in Sao Paulo before he grabbed the headlines for all the wrong reasons in Brazil, beat Joe Hart twice more on Tuesday night.
World News | Associated Press | Tuesday January 20, 2015
Brazilian news media say passengers trapped in a plane without air conditioning in the brutal heat of the southern hemisphere summer opened the emergency exit doors.
World News | Tuesday December 30, 2014
At least four beachgoers in Brazil have died after being struck by lightning on the Sao Paulo coast.
AgenceFrance-Presse | Wednesday December 3, 2014
Being treated for a kidney problem, Brazilian legend Pele has been taken out of intensive care unit of his Sao Paulo hospital and is believed to be well enough to walk a bit.
Indo-AsianNews Service | Tuesday December 2, 2014
Kaka was given a rousing reception after his team's 1-1 draw with Figueirense on Sunday, his last home match before joining new US Major Soccer League franchise Orlando City.
AgenceFrance-Presse | Tuesday December 2, 2014
Former Formula One driver Mark Webber sustained bruising and concussion in a high-speed crash at the Six Hours of Sao Paulo event. He is still under observation at the hospital with his teammates and members visiting him.