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Officials in Latin America linked to tax expose

Various Latin American officials are among the world figures mentioned in the “Panama Papers” trove of leaked tax documents detailing suspect international financial dealings, reporters who analyzed t

Brazil court freezes Neymar’s assets

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Brazilian authorities have blocked assets of Barcelona star Neymar, including a yacht, a jet and several properties worth almost $50 million.

Neymar in dock again in Brazil

Barcelona and Brazil’s star striker Neymar suffered a fresh legal blow when Brazilian prosecutors filed a tax fraud and forgery case against him.

Prove my tax evasion: Neymar

Barcelona football star Neymar insisted he is innocent of tax evasion allegations, days after losing an appeal against a $112,000 fine for filing irregularities in 2007 and 2008.

Bomb threat diverts Madrid-Sao Paulo TAM flight

A TAM Airlines flight from Madrid to Sao Paulo was forced to return due to an alleged bomb threat. (Photo: Twitter)

The flight left at 2037 GMT and returned to Madrid while flying over Morocco.

Nico Rosberg ‘pleased’ to get the upper hand

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Mercedes’ Nico Rosberg (left) celebrates after winning the Brazilian GP with team mate Lewis Hamilton (centre) and Ferrari’s Sebastian Vettel in Sao Paulo on Sunday. — AFP

Lewis Hamilton shakes off illness to realise childhood dream

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Lewis Hamilton intends to climb off his sick bed to realise a childhood dream with a first victory on the native soil of his hero Ayrton Senna in Sunday’s Brazilian Grand Prix.

It’s got to be the heat. We have been warned this is going to be a long, hot summer.

A fortnight ago, in this column I had described the wrangle between India and Pakistan in the icy wastes of the Siachen glacier. Today, let us examine another dispute between the two neighbours.