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Global coronavirus cases near 7 million as outbreak grows in Brazil, India

Global coronavirus cases near 7 million as outbreak grows in Brazil, India

Global cases of the novel coronavirus neared 7 million on Saturday, as case numbers surge in Brazil and India, according to a Reuters tally.

Brazil lawmakers pass 'war budget' as coronavirus cases top 10,000

Brazil lawmakers pass 'war budget' as coronavirus cases top 10,000

Brazil's lower house of Congress approved a constitutional amendment for a ‘war budget’ to separate coronavirus-related spending from the government's main budget and shield the economy ...

Detained Ronaldinho 'did not know' passport was fake, lawyer says

Detained Ronaldinho 'did not know' passport was fake, lawyer says

Brazilian football legend Ronaldinho did not deliberately use a fake passport and should be released by authorities in Paraguay, his lawyer said.

13 killed as boat sinks in Brazilian Amazon

13 killed as boat sinks in Brazilian Amazon

At least 13 people were killed when a riverboat sank in the Amazon rainforest region, Brazilian authorities said Monday, as survivors described fleeing the foundering boat in terror.

Brazil confirms first coronavirus case in Latin America

Brazil confirms first coronavirus case in Latin America

Brazil's Health Ministry on Wednesday confirmed the first case of a fast-spreading new coronavirus in Latin America, diagnosing a 61-year-old man in Sao Paulo who returned recently from Italy.

Women grab limelight at India's Republic Day pageantry

Women grab limelight at India's Republic Day pageantry

Huge crowds gathered for India's Republic Day parade Sunday, with women taking centre-stage at the annual pomp-filled spectacle of military might featuring army tanks, horses and camels.

Qatar Chamber, Brazil delegation discuss strengthening co-operation

Qatar Chamber, Brazil delegation discuss strengthening co-operation

Qatar Chamber officials held a meeting yesterday with a trade delegation from Brazil to discuss ways to enhance co-operation relations

US re-imposes steel, aluminum tariffs on Brazil, Argentina

US re-imposes steel, aluminum tariffs on Brazil, Argentina

President Donald Trump struck back Monday at what he called unfair policies by Brazil and Argentina, saying he is reinstating tariffs on steel and aluminum on those countries.

Brazil police target Greek ship in probe of oil tarring beaches

Brazil police target Greek ship in probe of oil tarring beaches

Brazilian investigators said on Friday a Greek-flagged ship carrying Venezuelan crude was the source of oil tarring thousands of kilometers of coastline over the past two months.

Qatar, Brazil to promote ties in all fields

Qatar, Brazil to promote ties in all fields

His Highness the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani and Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro held a session of official talks at the Amiri Diwan on Monday.

Neymar injured as Brazil draw 1-1 with Nigeria in friendly

Neymar injured as Brazil draw 1-1 with Nigeria in friendly

Neymar went off injured 12 minutes into Brazil's 1-1 draw with Nigeria in a friendly in Singapore on Sunday.

QP wins exploration rights in three Brazil offshore blocks

QP wins exploration rights in three Brazil offshore blocks

Qatar Petroleum (QP), the country's hydrocarbon bellwether, has won exploration rights in three offshore blocks in Brazil, as part of two bidding consortia.