World | Agence France-Presse | Thursday October 30, 2014
Portuguese state-owned airline TAP cancelled nearly half of its 320 scheduled flights on Thursday as its cabin crew held a 24-hour strike over deteriorating working conditions.
Ketan Pratap | Thursday October 30, 2014
Motorola has reportedly sent invitations for a November 5 event in Sao Paulo that will see the company announcing the global roll-out of the recently-unveiled Droid Turbo.
Friday October 17, 2014
Nissan, the Japanese automaker, recently teased a new Crossover SUV concept that will be unveiled at the Sao Paulo Motor Show in Brazil on October 28, 2014. International reports claim that Nissan is considering selling this car globally, which may b...
World | Associated Press | Wednesday September 24, 2014
Life may still be tough for millions of poor Brazilians but it's also never been better. And that's the key for President Dilma Rousseff's re-election bid.
World | Agence France-Presse | Sunday September 14, 2014
Brazil is building a giant observation tower in the heart of the Amazon to monitor climate change and its impact on the region's sensitive ecosystem, a newspaper reported Sunday.
AgenceFrance-Presse | Monday July 21, 2014
Neymar was forced to watch the FIFA World Cup semi-final from his coastal home in Sao Paulo after he suffered a fractured vertebrae during the quarter-final with Colombia.
World | Reuters | Monday July 14, 2014
Brazil's World Cup was the biggest social media event on record involving 350 million Facebook Inc users worldwide, the company claimed on Monday, as it made strides into the so-called "real-time" market dominated by Twitter.
World | Agence France-Presse | Sunday July 13, 2014
A Portuguese airliner suffered engine failure shortly after taking off from Lisbon early on Saturday, scattering debris on cars below and forcing it to turn around.
AgenceFrance-Presse | Thursday July 10, 2014
Argentine goalkeeper Sergio Romero saved twice in Wednesday's penalty shoot-out as Argentina triumphed 4-2 against the Netherlands in the semifinal at Sao Paulo's Corinthians Arena to progress to the final after a goalless 120 minutes.
AgenceFrance-Presse | Wednesday July 9, 2014
The match between Netherlands and Argentina, starting in Sao Paulo at 1.30 am IST, will be a clash of the brilliance of Lionel Messi and Arjen Robben. After Germany's 7-1 evisceration of Brazil, it will also be a new pressure cooker showdown between ...
Reuters | Monday July 7, 2014
The Dutch, who have never won the World Cup but reached three finals, including the last one in Johannesburg four years ago, play Argentina in Sao Paulo on Wednesday in one of two classic match-ups between South American and European powerhouses.
World | Agence France-Presse | Monday July 7, 2014
Playing second fiddle to the injury woes of soccer star Neymar and the host country's bid for World Cup glory, Brazil kicked off on Sunday its campaign for October 5 general elections.
AgenceFrance-Presse | Wednesday July 2, 2014
Brazilian police confirmed some 300 people took part in the protest in downtown Sao Paulo but gave no further details. Local media said six people were arrested and at least two of them were released after being questioned by police.
AgenceFrance-Presse | Friday June 27, 2014
The 2014 FIFA World Cup is adding 30 billion reais ($13.4 billion) to the Brazilian economy, according to a government-commissioned study by FIPE, the University of Sao Paulo's economic research institute.
World | Associated Press | Wednesday June 25, 2014
Brazilian police say a Facebook conversation made a man so jealous that he killed and dismembered a friend of his wife.
World | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday June 23, 2014
At least 800 homeless Brazilian families have occupied a tract in the luxurious district of Morumbi, demanding shelter in Sao Paulo.
Monday June 16, 2014
The 27-year-old Luis Suarez, voted Footballer of the Year for his Premier League performances, is set to return to the Uruguay team for the game in Sao Paulo after missing the 3-1 loss to Costa Rica with a knee injury.
Sunday June 15, 2014
The incident is believed to have taken place on Tuesday at France's World Cup training camp in Ribeirao Preto, north of Sao Paulo, as they prepared for their FIFA World Cup opening match against Honduras in Porto Alegre.
World | Reuters | Saturday June 14, 2014
Brazilian health officials handed out condoms to World Cup fans in Sao Paulo on Friday and took advantage of festivities in the city to test people for HIV.
World | Agence France-Presse | Saturday June 14, 2014
Brazil fought hard when FIFA insisted it overturn its ban on alcohol in stadiums, but the World Cup hosts lost, and with the tournament now under way it's official: beer is back.