Brazil

Wednesday, September 27, 2017

Wednesday, September 27, 2017

Russia and US to build new space station to orbit the Moon

Russia and US to build new space station to orbit the Moon

Russia and US to build new space station to orbit the Moon

The Roscosmos space agency and Nasa will come together for the Deep Space Gateway project

Friday, July 28, 2017

Friday, July 28, 2017

Gary Connery - amazing stunts of the daredevil behind the Queen's skydive in London 2012

London 2012: The remarkable stuntman who parachuted to earth as the Queen five years ago

The remarkable stuntman who parachuted to earth as the Queen five years ago

The skydive was one of the biggest moments of the London 2012 Olympics Opening Ceremony

Tuesday, July 4, 2017

Tuesday, July 4, 2017

Chapecoense were decimated by a plane crash last year

Chapecoense face relegation battle in Brazil months after plane crash

Chapecoense face relegation battle in Brazil months after plane crash

Club whose tragedy sparked a global wave of sympathy have suffered string of poor results

Thursday, May 25, 2017

Thursday, May 25, 2017

Several injured after clashes between protesters and police in Brazil

Several injured after clashes between protesters and police in Brazil

Several injured after clashes between protesters and police in Brazil

Protests and riots have erupted against President Michel Temer, who is accused of corruption

Thursday, May 4, 2017

Thursday, May 4, 2017

Barcelona superstar Neymar to stand trial for fraud

Barcelona superstar Neymar to stand trial for fraud

Prosecutors demanding two years' imprisonment for Brazilian striker if found guilty

Thursday, March 2, 2017

Thursday, March 2, 2017

Man with gunshot wound to the mouth unnerves staff in Brazil medical centre

Man 'possessed by the devil' terrifies hospital staff with gunshot wound to the mouth

Man with gunshot wound to the mouth unnerves staff in Brazil medical centre

The man's attempts to get help were hindered by the severity of his injury, which made staff think he was 'possessed by the devil'

Friday, January 13, 2017

Friday, January 13, 2017

Vampire bats carrying rabies in Brazil are found to be drinking human blood

Vampire bats carrying rabies in Brazil found drinking human blood

Vampire bats carrying rabies in Brazil found drinking human blood

Vampire bats in Brazil have been found to be drinking human blood for the first time, it was previously believed that they would only sink their teeth into birds

Friday, January 6, 2017

Friday, January 6, 2017

At least 33 inmates killed in Brazil prison riot

At least 33 inmates killed in Brazil prison riot

At least 33 inmates killed in Brazil prison riot

At least 33 prisoners have been killed in a prison riot in Roraima, Brazil, reports claim the riot began at dawn and was a reaction to prisoners being killed last week

Friday, December 30, 2016

Friday, December 30, 2016

Body discovered in burnt out car is believed to be a Greek ambassador

Body discovered in burnt-out car believed to be Greek ambassador

Body discovered in burnt-out car believed to be Greek ambassador

A body has been found in a burnt-out car, which had been rented by the Greek ambassador to Brazil, Kyriakos Amiridis

Wednesday, December 28, 2016

Wednesday, December 28, 2016

Couple in Brazil kidnap and murder pregnant woman and cut her baby out

Couple in Brazil kidnap and murder pregnant woman and cut her baby out

Couple in Brazil kidnap pregnant woman and cut her baby out

A couple who could not have children pretended they were going to have a baby before kidnapping a pregnant woman and cutting her baby out

Thursday, December 1, 2016

Thursday, December 1, 2016

Chapecoense crash: Lamia plane 'was only designed for short distances'

Chapecoense crash: Lamia plane 'was only designed for short distances'

Charter plane was only used as a 'plan B' because request for direct Airbus 320 flight was blocked, reports claim

Tuesday, November 29, 2016

Tuesday, November 29, 2016

Chapecoense - A look into the football club with a meteoric rise now engulfed by tragedy

Chapecoense, the Brazilian Leicester City who were dreaming of rags-to-riches glory

Chapecoense, the Brazilian Leicester who dreamt of rags-to-riches glory

A club founded as recently as 1973 was on the verge of astonishing success when disaster struck

Friday, November 18, 2016

Friday, November 18, 2016

A banned German extremist group with Islamic State links is active in the UK

Banned German jihadist group with Isis links is active in the UK

Banned German jihadist group with Isis links is active in the UK

An investigation by the Independent revealed Die Wahre Religio is trying to recruit people in British cities

Thursday, October 27, 2016

Thursday, October 27, 2016

'Modified mosquito army is a major breakthrough, but won't eradicate zika', says bite prevention specialist

Mosquito army won't kill zika, says specialist

Mosquito army won't kill zika, says specialist

Mosquitos which have been infected with the bug wolbachia will be released into Brazil and Columbia, it is hoped they will reduce the spread of zika

Friday, October 7, 2016

Friday, October 7, 2016

Brazil's biggest dinosaur has been discovered after 60 years in a storage cupboard

Brazil's biggest dinosaur has been discovered after 60 years in a storage cupboard

Brazil's biggest dinosaur has been discovered after 60 years in storage

The vertebra of the dinosaur, named Austroposeidon Magnificus, sat in the cupboard for 60 years as there was not enough money, staff or resources to research it properly

Tuesday, August 9, 2016

Tuesday, August 9, 2016

The likes of Adam Peaty and Jazz Carlin may have brought home medals for Team GB over the weekend, but one Brazil-based journalist says that the rows of empty seats at the stadiums may end up being the defininig image of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games

"Brazilians want to win. If they're not winning, they're not interested", journalist explains empty seats at Olympic Games

Empty seats at Olympics: "If Brazilians aren't winning they're not interested"

Rio-based British journalist Matthew Skinner explains why attitude and cost mean the crowds have not yet brought into the excitement of the Games…

Monday, July 25, 2016

Monday, July 25, 2016