Tuesday, January 18, 2022


18 people dead in Brazil flooding, thousands displaced 

More than 35,000 people have been forced from their homes, according to Bahia's civil defence and protection agency, reported CNN.

US, Brazil, Saudi Arabia latest to restrict travel from African countries

This comes as the World Health Organisation (WHO) has named the new COVID-19 variant B.1.1.529, which has been detected in South Africa, as 'Omicron' and alarmed the siren among countries of the new variant.

Telangana’s Soumya wants to make the most of Brazil tour

Hyderabad: Telangana footballer from Nizamabad Guguloth Soumya, who earlier scripted history by becoming the first female footballer from the State to don India colours,...

Argentina draw with Brazil, qualify for FIFA World Cup 2022

Sao Paulo: Argentina secured a place in next year's World Cup after a 0-0 draw against Brazil, giving Lionel Messi his fifth and possibly...

Baby born with a 12 cm-long ‘human tail’

In a bizarre incident in a hospital in Brazil, the doctors were left puzzled over a case of a baby boy, with a ‘true...

Latin Grammy-winning singer Marilia Mendonca dies in Brazil plane crash

The 26-year-old Brazilian singer was killed when the small plane she was travelling in crashed in Minas Gerais state, reported Deadline.

Coal Shock

With depleting coal stocks and rising energy demand, going big on green power is the best bet

Editorial: Grim milestone

The death count is showing a clear declining trend in the countries with relatively better vaccination coverage, exposing the widening global health inequity

Brazil suspends Bharat Biotech’s Covaxin order over graft allegations

The Covaxin contract to Brazil landed in controversy after the South American countrys Attorney General reportedly launched a probe into the deal.

Copa America: Brazil edge past Colombia

Colombia opened the scoring in the 10th minute after Juan Cuadrado crossed from the right and found Luis Díaz all alone in the middle of Brazil's penalty box.

Brazil beats Peru 4-0 to move into 1st in Copa America

Defender Alex Sandro, Neymar, midfielder Everton Ribeiro and striker Richarlison scored the goals at the Nilton Santos stadium in Rio de Janeiro.

Copa America: Colombia, Brazil off to winning start in tournament

On the other hand, both Colombia and Ecuador came out looking to impose themselves on the game but neither was able to take control or play with their usual style.

Brazil wins but Argentina manages a draw in World Cup qualifiers

Neymar and Lucas Paquetá scored Brazil's goals, marking the team's first win at Paraguay in World Cup qualifiers in 35 years.

Brazil win WC qualifier, doubtful for Copa America

Players suggested on Friday that they are not willing to play Copa America at home because the Covid-19 pandemic continues to kill thousands of Brazilians per day

India records 1.86L new Covid cases, lowest since April 14

This is for the second time since April 14 that India has recorded less than two lakh cases of Covid

Latest News

- Advertisement -