Rio de Janeiro

Death toll in Brazil hospital fire rises to 11

Death toll in Brazil hospital fire rises to 11

Rio De Janeiro: A fire raced through a hospital in Rio de Janeiro, forcing staff to wheel patients into the streets on beds or in wheelch...Read More

Maintaining focus is key, says Manu Bhaker

Maintaining focus is key, says Manu Bhaker

Manu Bhaker is reaching new heights with every shooting competition and has recently bagged her fourth World Cup goal in mixed-category i...Read More

Manu Bhaker-Saurabh Chaudhary win gold, unprecedented finish for India

Manu Bhaker-Saurabh Chaudhary win gold, unprecedented finish for India

Rio de Janeiro: Manu Bhaker and Saurabh Chaudhary staged a remarkable comeback to claim the mixed 10m air pistol gold, ending India's cam...Read More

Amazon fires: Protests against president Bolsonaro in Brazil

Amazon fires: Protests against president Bolsonaro in Brazil

Tens of thousands of people took to the streets across Brazil where they chanted "Burn Bolsonaro and not the Amazon", in protest against ...Read More

Global worry over Amazon fires escalates; Bolsonaro defiant

Global worry over Amazon fires escalates; Bolsonaro defiant

Amid global concern about raging fires in the Amazon, Brazil's government complained Thursday that it is being targeted in smear campaign...Read More

Argentina down Qatar 2-0, move to Copa America quarters

Argentina down Qatar 2-0, move to Copa America quarters

Argentina now sits in second place in the group and will go up against Venezuela in the quarterfinals in Rio de Janeiro on June 28

Brazilian police to probe Neymar's video release

Brazilian police to probe Neymar's video release

Rio de Janeiro: Police in Rio de Janeiro plan to investigate Brazilian soccer star Neymar for publishing intimate images of a woman who a...Read More

Brazil: Thousands rally against leading, far-right Brazil Prez candidate

Brazil: Thousands rally against leading, far-right Brazil Prez candidate

Sao Paulo: Thousands of people took to the streets in Brazil to protest the candidacy of presidential front-runner Jair Bolsonaro, shouti...Read More

Brazilian coach Tite names Neymar Jr as full-time captain

Brazilian coach Tite names Neymar Jr as full-time captain

Rio de Janeiro : Brazilian national football team head coach Tite has named Paris Saint-Germain star forward Neymar Jr. as his squad’s fu...Read More

Raging fire tears through 200 year-old Rio museum

Raging fire tears through 200 year-old Rio museum

Rio De Janeiro : A massive fire on Sunday ripped through Rio de Janeiro’s treasured National Museum, one of Brazil’s oldest, in what the ...Read More

Brazil: Massive fire tears through Rio’s 200-year-old National Museum

Brazil: Massive fire tears through Rio’s 200-year-old National Museum

Brasilia: A huge fire has broken out at the National Museum of Brazil in Rio de Janeiro, the oldest scientific institution in the country...Read More

Malala Yousafzai paints portrait of slain Rio councilwoman Marielle Franco

Malala Yousafzai paints portrait of slain Rio councilwoman Marielle Franco

Rio de Janeiro: Pakistani Nobel peace laureate Malala Yousafzai became a graffiti artist on Wednesday after painting a portrait of Mariel...Read More

placeholder

Brazil ‘haven’t learnt anything’ from 2014: Local media

Rio de Janeiro : Brazil’s media has directed sharp criticism at the national football team after their 1-2 quarter-final defeat by Belgiu...Read More

placeholder

Brazil bar to give shots every time Neymar falls

Rio de Janeiro  : A Rio de Janeiro bar has invented a new drinking game: free shots every time Brazil’s superstar Neymar falls down durin...Read More

Hundreds of women march in Rio to demand legal abortion

Hundreds of women march in Rio to demand legal abortion

Rio de Janeiro: Hundreds of women marched in Rio de Janeiro to demand the legalization of abortion in Brazil. The march followed a breakt...Read More

placeholder

‘Messi, Ronaldo from another planet, so I’m world’s best’

Rio de Janeiro : Brazilian striker Neymar has said that he is the “world’s best player,” given that Argentina’s Lionel Messi and Portugal...Read More

Brazil seeking World Cup redemption 

Brazil seeking World Cup redemption 

In 2014 Brazil were beaten 7-1 by Germany in the semi-final.

Pele denies knowledge of vote rigging

Pele denies knowledge of vote rigging

Rio de Janeiro : Brazil football great Pele has denied knowledge of a cash-for-votes scheme allegedly used by Brazilian officials to secu...Read More

Brazil aims to change echo of defeat to sound of celebration

Brazil aims to change echo of defeat to sound of celebration

Rio De Janeiro : There’s no chance Tite or any of his players will forget the score of Brazil’s humiliating semi-final loss at the last W...Read More

Neymar more like Messi than Ronaldo, says Pele

Neymar more like Messi than Ronaldo, says Pele

“Neymar has been compared with Cristiano Ronaldo. I’ve said several times, told friends, in Europe, given interviews… Cristiano Ronaldo i...Read More

Free Press Journal

www.freepressjournal.in