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News: Brazil

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

Passing the ball

Saturday, July 10th 2010, 9:31

Lula's World Cup visit highlights Brazil-Africa ties
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Friday, July 9th 2010, 14:21
related countries: South Africa South Africa

Brazil launches its logo for the World Cup in 2014, saying it must learn from South Africa in order to host a successful tournament in four years.
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Election battle

Tuesday, July 6th 2010, 11:42

The race begins to be Brazil's next president
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Dunga sacked as Brazil head coach

Monday, July 5th 2010, 11:35

Dunga is sacked as Brazil coach after the quarter-final exit from the World Cup.
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Lula pays tribute to African role

Sunday, July 4th 2010, 9:41

Brazil's Lula hails Africa's historic role and promises closer ties as he makes his final tour of the continent as president.
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Lula pays tribute to African role

Sunday, July 4th 2010, 9:41

Brazil's Lula hails Africa's historic role and promises closer ties as he makes his final tour of the continent as president.
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Court drops Paris Hilton charges

Friday, July 2nd 2010, 23:58
related countries: France France, South Africa South Africa, United States United States
related places: Port Elizabeth

A South African court drops drugs charges against US socialite Paris Hilton at a court hearing after her arrest following a World Cup game.
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Dutch boss calms hopes of classic

Thursday, July 1st 2010, 21:04
related countries: Netherlands Netherlands

Netherlands coach Bert van Marwijk warns that Friday's quarter-final against Brazil might not be the feast of football some expect.
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Brazil's Christ statue re-opened

Thursday, July 1st 2010, 8:45
related places: Rio de Janeiro

Brazil's iconic Christ the Redeemer statue above Rio de Janeiro is put back on show after a $4 million renovation.
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Injury sidelines Brazil ace Elano

Wednesday, June 30th 2010, 13:22
related countries: Netherlands Netherlands

Elano is ruled out of the World Cup quarter-final against Netherlands with an ankle injury - and could miss the rest of the tournament.
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Dunga expects Brazil improvement

Monday, June 28th 2010, 21:04
related countries: Chile Chile

Brazil manager Dunga demands a significant improvement from his team, despite a 3-0 victory over Chile in the last 16.
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'Watched all day'

Saturday, June 26th 2010, 12:30

Brazil tackles stubborn problems of forced labour
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Dunga bemoans Portuguese tactics

Friday, June 25th 2010, 18:39
related countries: Portugal Portugal

Brazil coach Dunga blames Portugal for what he considers negative tactics after the dismal 0-0 draw which still sends both teams into the last 16.
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Lula promises Brazil flood aid

Friday, June 25th 2010, 2:13

President Lula of Brazil promises a massive aid effort as he visits north-eastern regions devastated by floods.
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Brazil searches for flood missing

Thursday, June 24th 2010, 9:11

Rescue workers are searching for more than 600 people still missing after heavy flooding in north-east Brazil.
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Dozens killed by floods in Brazil

Wednesday, June 23rd 2010, 10:36

Floods engulf two states in north-east Brazil, killing dozens and forcing at least 100,000 to flee their homes.
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Maradona says Brazil still favourites

Tuesday, June 22nd 2010, 13:51
related countries: Argentina Argentina

Argentina manager Diego Maradona says rivals Brazil remain favourites
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Queiroz thrilled by Portugal win

Monday, June 21st 2010, 15:55
related countries: North Korea North Korea, Portugal Portugal

Portugal coach Carlos Queiroz says his side's 7-0 win over North Korea in World Cup Group G will spur them on for their final group game against Brazil.
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Eriksson questions Brazil 'handball' goal

Sunday, June 20th 2010, 22:25

Ivory Coast coach Sven-Goran Eriksson tips Brazil to win the World Cup after seeing his side outclassed in their 3-1 Group G defeat.
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Dunga questions Kaka sending off

Sunday, June 20th 2010, 22:07

Brazil coach Dunga describes the sending off of Kaka as "unjustified" after the incident marred his team's 3-1 win over the Ivory Coast.
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East Brazil floods claim 20 lives

Sunday, June 20th 2010, 18:58

Heavy rainfall in north-eastern Brazil has left twenty people dead and forced tens of thousands to flee.
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Dunga demands better from Brazil

Wednesday, June 16th 2010, 6:49
related countries: North Korea North Korea

Brazil boss Dunga expects his team to move up a gear following their 2-1 win over North Korea in their opening Group G match in Johannesburg.
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'Food boom' for emerging nations

Tuesday, June 15th 2010, 14:28
related countries: India India, Russia Russia

Brazil, India, China and Russia will enjoy an agricultural boom over the next decade as output stagnates in Western Europe.
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Live - England v Platinum Stars

Monday, June 7th 2010, 13:43
related countries: Tanzania Tanzania

England face a World Cup warm-up games against the Platinum Stars, followed by Brazil against Tanzania.
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Live - World Cup warm-up matches

Monday, June 7th 2010, 13:43
related countries: Tanzania Tanzania

England beat the Platinum Stars in their World Cup warm-up game in Moruleng, while Brazil play Tanzania.
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In Pictures

Monday, June 7th 2010, 8:25

Millions join Brazil's annual gay pride march
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Zimbabwe joy at Brazil team visit

Wednesday, June 2nd 2010, 16:51
related countries: Zimbabwe Zimbabwe
related places: Harare

Brazil's football team receive a warm welcome in Zimbabwe as 50,000 fans flock to watch them take on the national team.
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Creative buzz

Friday, May 28th 2010, 9:19

The high-energy urban arts scene in Brazil's biggest city
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Growing boom

Tuesday, May 25th 2010, 23:56

Brazil's farmers eye global markets for their goods
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Brazil launches international TV

Tuesday, May 25th 2010, 15:11
related countries: Portugal Portugal

The Brazilian government launches an international Portuguese-language TV station aimed first of all at Africa.
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Family friendly

Tuesday, May 25th 2010, 9:45

Brazil's scheme to tackle deep-rooted poverty
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Brazil officials held for logging

Saturday, May 22nd 2010, 0:49

Brazil arrests 70 people suspected of illegal deforestation in the Amazon, including environmental officials.
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Obama 'to pursue Iran sanctions'

Thursday, May 20th 2010, 9:27
related countries: Iran Iran, Turkey Turkey, United States United States
related places: Tehran

US President Barack Obama vows to pursue UN sanctions against Iran despite Tehran's nuclear deal with Brazil and Turkey.
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Kaka makes World Cup fitness vow

Tuesday, May 18th 2010, 20:22
related countries: South Africa South Africa

Brazil star Kaka says he will be fully fit for the World Cup finals in South Africa this summer after concerns over his form and fitness.
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Brazil fire destroys snake centre

Monday, May 17th 2010, 0:00
related places: Sao Paulo

Fire destroys a leading collection of dead snakes, spiders and scorpions at a research centre in Sao Paulo, Brazil.
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Brazil's Lula in key Iran talks

Sunday, May 16th 2010, 19:38
related countries: Iran Iran
related places: Tehran

Brazil's president is meeting Iranian leaders in Tehran in an effort to find a solution to the nuclear dispute.
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Netherlands knock out Brazil

Thursday, May 13th 2010, 16:22
related countries: Ghana Ghana, Netherlands Netherlands, Uruguay Uruguay

An own goal by Felipe Melo sees Brazil knocked out of the World Cup quarter-finals as the Netherlands win 2-1.
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Brazil draw puts Portugal through

Thursday, May 13th 2010, 15:50
related countries: North Korea North Korea, Portugal Portugal

Portugal join Brazil in the last 16 after a lacklustre 0-0 draw between the sides in Durban while Ivory Coast are eliminated despite beating North Korea 3-0.
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Brazil beats Ivory Coast 3-1

Thursday, May 13th 2010, 14:30

Luis Fabiano scores twice as Brazil - who have Kaka sent off - beat Ivory Coast 3-1 to reach the knockout stages.
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New Zealand snatch last-gasp draw

Thursday, May 13th 2010, 14:06
related countries: North Korea North Korea, New Zealand New Zealand, Portugal Portugal, Slovakia Slovakia

Winston Reid's injury-time header earns New Zealand a 1-1 draw against Slovakia.
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