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We have started to collect the most important news related to Brazil in November 2005. By default, most recent news are listed first.

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Brazil: news

Banking on a new global order

Sunday, July 13th 2014, 23:01

Brazil plays host to BRICS summit
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Rodriguez wins World Cup Golden Boot

Sunday, July 13th 2014, 22:11

Colombia forward James Rodriguez wins the Golden Boot award for finishing top scorer at the 2014 World Cup in Brazil.
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Brazil 0-3 Netherlands

Saturday, July 12th 2014, 23:13
related countries: Netherlands Netherlands

Brazil's World Cup campaign comes to a disappointing end as they lose to the Netherlands in the third-place play-off.
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In pictures: Africans in Brazil

Saturday, July 12th 2014, 10:34

Photos of the Africans who have gone to work and study in Brazil
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Ghana dismisses World Cup asylum bid

Friday, July 11th 2014, 15:37
related countries: Ghana Ghana

Ghana's government says it is "scandalised" after 200 Ghanaian World Cup fans ask for asylum in Brazil, saying they are fleeing religious conflict.
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Ghanaians ask for asylum in Brazil

Friday, July 11th 2014, 9:23

Some 200 Ghanaians who went to Brazil to watch their team playing in the World Cup ask for asylum, saying they are fleeing religious conflict.
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Amazon nightmare amid record floods

Thursday, July 10th 2014, 23:27

North-west Brazil struggles as floodwaters remain high
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Tearful Neymar: I was almost paralysed

Thursday, July 10th 2014, 22:46

Brazil star Neymar breaks down in tears and claims the challenge that ended his World Cup came close to paralysing him.
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Head of Fifa partner 'flees arrest'

Thursday, July 10th 2014, 21:36

Ray Whelan, head of Fifa partner Match Hospitality, has evaded arrest in Brazil over alleged illegal World Cup ticket sales, Rio police say.
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The boy who smiled for Brazil

Thursday, July 10th 2014, 15:41
related countries: Botswana Botswana

A smile from the Brazilian boy whose tears moved the world
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Third place play-off unfair - Van Gaal

Thursday, July 10th 2014, 13:37

Netherlands coach Louis van Gaal is unhappy at having to compete in Saturday's World Cup third-place play-off with Brazil.
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Pints tumble as Brazil fall

Thursday, July 10th 2014, 8:39
related countries: Germany Germany, Ireland Ireland
related places: Galway

A pub in Galway in the Republic of Ireland is counting the cost of German success in Tuesday night's World Cup semi-final against Brazil.
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Brazil police indict 12 over tickets

Thursday, July 10th 2014, 3:18

Brazilian police formally accuse the director of a Fifa partner firm and 11 other people over an alleged World Cup ticket-reselling scandal.
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Neymar recovery going 'very well'

Wednesday, July 9th 2014, 19:09
related places: Barcelona

Barcelona say Brazil playmaker Neymar is recovering "very well" from the fractured vertebra which ended his World Cup.
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Malaysian MP in Hitler controversy

Wednesday, July 9th 2014, 10:11
related countries: Germany Germany, Malaysia Malaysia

A Malaysian MP sparks controversy after he expresses admiration for Germany's win over Brazil in a World Cup semi-final - and Adolf Hitler.
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Brazil defeat breaks Twitter records

Wednesday, July 9th 2014, 9:50
related countries: Germany Germany

Brazil's shock 7-1 defeat to Germany becomes the most discussed sports game on Twitter so far, with 35.6 million tweets sent during the match.
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Shock in Brazil after German rout

Wednesday, July 9th 2014, 4:57
related countries: Germany Germany

No attempt to justify Brazil's crushing World Cup defeat
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Luiz 'sorry' for Brazil humiliation

Wednesday, July 9th 2014, 0:23
related countries: Germany Germany

Brazil captain David Luiz apologises to his compatriots after the hosts suffer a 7-1 World Cup semi-final defeat by Germany.
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Brazil cracked up, says Germany coach

Wednesday, July 9th 2014, 0:00
related countries: Germany Germany

Brazil "cracked up" during Tuesday's stunning 7-1 World Cup semi-final defeat, according to Germany coach Joachim Low.
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VIDEO: Why 30 orange cars drove 17,400 miles

Tuesday, July 8th 2014, 23:08
related countries: Netherlands Netherlands
related places: Houten

Dutch fan Ralph van Houten took the long way to Brazil, driving 28,000 km from New York to Rio in a convoy of 30 orange painted cars and motorbikes.
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Klose sets World Cup goals record

Tuesday, July 8th 2014, 20:26
related countries: Germany Germany

Germany's Miroslav Klose is the record World Cup scorer after netting his 16th goal in the semi-final against Brazil.
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We can cope without Neymar - Scolari

Monday, July 7th 2014, 22:32
related countries: Germany Germany

Coach Luiz Felipe Scolari says Brazil will cope without Neymar when they face Germany in Tuesday's Fifa World Cup semi-final.
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Neymar still has 'champion' dream

Saturday, July 5th 2014, 21:16

Brazil star Neymar says his team-mates can make him a world champion despite his own World Cup being ended by injury.
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Zuniga apologises for Neymar injury

Saturday, July 5th 2014, 19:13

Colombia defender Juan Zuniga apologises to Neymar for the injury that has ruled the Brazil striker out of the World Cup.
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VIDEO: Huge grasshopper lands on Rodriguez

Saturday, July 5th 2014, 1:10
related countries: Colombia Colombia
related places: Fortaleza

An insect landed on Colombia's James Rodriguez after he scored a penalty against Brazil during their 2014 World Cup quarter-finals at the Castelao arena in Fortaleza.
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Flyover collapses in Brazilian city

Friday, July 4th 2014, 11:18
related places: Belo Horizonte

A partly-built flyover collapses on to several vehicles in the Brazilian World Cup host city of Belo Horizonte, killing two people.
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Fifa linked to Brazil ticket gang

Friday, July 4th 2014, 9:41

Police in Brazil say they have identified a Fifa official alleged to have been involved in the illegal sale of World Cup tickets.
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Scolari confident of World Cup glory

Thursday, July 3rd 2014, 20:51

Brazil coach Luiz Felipe Scolari says his side are three steps away from World Cup glory and rejects criticism of his methods.
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Boleto hack may lose Brazil $3.75bn

Thursday, July 3rd 2014, 14:53
related countries: United States United States

Researchers from an American security company have unearthed a substantial malware-based fraud ring that has potentially stolen $3.75bn from users of payment method Boleto.
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Colombians get time off to see match

Thursday, July 3rd 2014, 11:45
related countries: Colombia Colombia

Government workers in Colombia are given Friday afternoon off to watch the national squad play Brazil in the World Cup quarter-finals.
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Brazil's currency marks 20 years

Tuesday, July 1st 2014, 14:43

Brazil's currency, the real, that helped end decades of rampant inflation, reaches its 20th anniversary, as the country struggles with an anaemic economy.
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Nigeria coach Keshi resigns after exit

Monday, June 30th 2014, 22:26
related countries: Nigeria Nigeria

Nigeria coach Stephen Keshi resigns and Joseph Yobo retires after the Super Eagles' exit from the World Cup in Brazil.
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VIDEO: S Korea players pelted with toffees

Monday, June 30th 2014, 14:44
related countries: South Korea South Korea

South Korea's World Cup team had a very sombre homecoming on Monday, after the squad failed to win any of its three games in Brazil and was knocked out in the group stages.
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Indonesia sees massive deforestation

Monday, June 30th 2014, 9:58
related countries: Indonesia Indonesia

A new study using satellite images shows that Indonesia has surpassed Brazil in deforestation rate for the first time.
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Costa Ricans celebrate historic win

Monday, June 30th 2014, 8:29
related countries: Costa Rica Costa Rica

Tens of thousands in Costa Rica celebrate the national team's dramatic qualification for the quarter-finals of the football World Cup in Brazil.
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Brazil's singing gauchos

Sunday, June 29th 2014, 23:26

Brazil's music festivals that celebrate cowboy traditions
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Scolari hopeful over Neymar injury

Sunday, June 29th 2014, 8:06
related countries: Colombia Colombia

Brazil coach Luiz Felipe Scolari hopes Neymar will be fit to face Colombia in the quarter-finals of the 2014 Fifa World Cup.
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Brazilian relief masks underlying tensions

Sunday, June 29th 2014, 6:43
related countries: Botswana Botswana

Brazil's narrow win keeps lid on boiling pot of emotions
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