WATCH: Are these the world's dumbest hijackers?

This Brazilian duo, caught on camera attempting to hijack a car on a busy highway, is funny for one reason: they fail miserably.

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Brazil mining disaster contaminates ocean

2015-11-23 19:23

Mud from a Brazil mining disaster has reached the Atlantic devastating aquatic life.

Don't move on from the BRICS just yet

2015-11-17 10:25

Goldman Sachs' decision to merge its BRIC fund into a broader emerging-markets fund does not signal that the grouping of the economies has outlived its usefulness.

2015 Brazilian GP: Massa penalised for hot tyres

2015-11-16 13:32

Local hero Felipe Massa has been excluded from the result of 2015 Brazilian GP after the tyres of his Williams were found to be too hot at the start of the race.

#PlacesAlonsoWouldRatherBe: 10 hiliarious tweets

2015-11-16 08:57

Images of McLaren's Fernando Alonso 'sunbathing' at the 2015 Brazilian GP went viral. Check out #PlaceAlonsoWouldRatherBe.

2015 Brazilian GP: Hamilton tops 3rd practice

2015-11-14 17:35

Newly-crowned three-times world champion Lewis Hamilton topped the times ahead of his Mercedes team mate Nico Rosberg in Saturday's final free practice session for Sunday's Brazilian Grand Prix.

2015 Brazilian GP: Rosberg, Hamilton fastest in practice

2015-11-13 20:47

Mercedes' Nico Rosberg posted the fastest time during the second practice session at Interlagos ahead of the 2015 Brazilian Grand Prix.

2015 Brazilian GP: Ricciardo to test new Renault engine

2015-11-13 10:46

Red Bull's Daniel Ricciardo expects to test Renault's latest upgraded engines at the 2015 Brazilian Grand Prix resulting in a 10-place grid penalty.

Did Alonso drive in 'economy mode' this season?

2015-11-13 10:05

Fernando Alonso has been driving in 'economy mode' in 2016 to save energy for a serious bid for success in 2016.

Brazilian man being tested for Ebola

2015-11-12 09:04

Brazil’s health minister says officials are testing a 46-year-old Brazilian man for a suspected case of Ebola. If confirmed, it would be the country's first case of Ebola.


6.7 quake hits western Brazil

2015-11-26 12:01

A large but very deep 6.7 magnitude earthquake has hit western Brazil, the US Geological Survey says.

Thousands take part in black women's march in Brazil

2015-11-19 10:49

Thousands of black women from across Brazil marched on the nation's capital to call attention to the pervasive violence and discrimination they suffer.

Fish rescued from Brazil dam burst river

2015-11-16 21:01

Teams of biologists are working in Brazil to rescue fish from a river that was contaminated after two dams at an iron ore mine breached.

Hamilton unhappy with Merc after 'boring' Brazil GP

2015-11-16 09:01

Not satisfied with winning his third world title, Lewis Hamilton was unhappy after finishing second behind his Mercedes team mate Nico Rosberg at the 2015 Brazilian GP.

Mercedes dominates 2015 Brazilian GP

2015-11-15 19:41

Nico Rosberg grabbed another one-two victory for Mercedes at the Brazilian GP, the penultimate race of the 2015 season.

Storm batters Interlagos circuit

2015-11-14 09:29

A fierce storm has battered the Interlagos circuit, reports organisers.

Hamilton shakes off 'hangover' to top times in Brazil

2015-11-13 17:41

Lewis Hamilton shrugged off the aftermath of his exhaustion, fever and recent car crash when he topped the times during the first practice sessions ahead of the 2015 Brazilian GP.

Brazil fines VW R185m for emissions cheating

2015-11-13 10:29

Brazil authorities will fine Volkswagen $13.2-million over the automaker's emissions cheating scheme.

Merc duo get early start on 2016 F1 'mind games'

2015-11-12 13:32

Mercedes' Lewis Hamilton might have won the 2015 Formula 1 championship but he and team mate Nico Rosberg have already started the battle for 2016.

Lotus 'racing' in Brazil despite police presence

2015-11-12 08:55

Lotus' uncertain future was back on clear display on Wednesday as the other F1 teams prepared for the 2015 Brazilian GP.

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