So far Brazil has vaccinated less than 4 per cent of its population of 210 million people
26 Feb 2021 10:51 AM
Bolsonaro had earlier fired Teich's predecessor, Mandetta, on April 16, after disagreements over efforts to contain the new coronavirus
16 May 2020 9:09 AM
Brazil, the Latin American country hit hardest in the pandemic, appears to be quickly becoming a new global flashpoint
13 May 2020 11:21 AM
New cases rose roughly 9.2% over the last 24 hours, while deaths increased roughly 7.8%
07 May 2020 12:58 PM
Almost all arenas used in the 2014 Football World Cup were also offered by clubs as open-air hospitals and health care units
24 Mar 2020 9:28 AM
It may be Honda's last match for some time as the Brazilian Football Confederation suspended the season from Monday until further notice
16 Mar 2020 9:09 AM
Charges against the footballer include corruption, bribery, crime and debts
10 Mar 2020 3:21 PM
Real Madrid forwards Vinicius Jr. and Rodrygo, Liverpool goalkeeper Alisson were left out
07 Mar 2020 9:59 AM
The 64-year-old slipped Monday night in a bathroom at the Alvorada Palace.
25 Dec 2019 9:50 AM
The presidential office, however, said there is no sign that Bolsonaro has a cancer, adding that he had been to hospital in Brasilia.
12 Dec 2019 9:34 AM
Jair Bolsonaro has repeatedly lashed out at various factions in casting blame for the forest fires.
30 Nov 2019 11:04 AM
During the bilateral meeting, the fourth between the two leaders this year, Modi said 'frequent meetings have strengthened our relations.
14 Nov 2019 3:47 PM
BRICS targets for investment and trade must be more ambitious and that he welcomes suggestions to further reduce trade costs, says PM.
14 Nov 2019 9:33 AM
The two leaders held talks on a wide range of bilateral issues.
14 Nov 2019 9:01 AM
Earlier this year, the Brazilian government ended visa requirements for tourists and businesspeople from US, Canada, Japan and Australia.
25 Oct 2019 8:58 AM
On Tuesday, in the northeastern city of Amarante, Brazil, two burglars robbed a pharmacy and got away with USD 240 and several goods.
19 Oct 2019 7:50 PM
The Amazon is considered particularly important for its absorption of heat-trapping carbon dioxide from the atmosphere.
12 Sep 2019 2:05 PM
The PSG and Brazil forward was accused of raping Najila Trindade in a Paris hotel room in May.
11 Sep 2019 8:40 PM
The operation at Sao Paulo's Vila Nova Star hospital lasted more than five hours, the medical centre reported.
09 Sep 2019 8:52 AM
Brazil and France have clashed in recent weeks over the handling of fires in the Amazon, the world's largest rainforest.
06 Sep 2019 9:29 AM