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Norway blocks €30m deforestation subsidy to Brazil

2019-08-16 11:00

Norway said it would halt Amazon protection subsidies worth 30m euros ($33m) to Brazil, which it accused of turning its back on the fight against deforestation.

WATCH: Rio inmate who attempted daughter-disguise escape now dead

2019-08-07 21:49

Rio de Janeiro state authorities say the powerful, convicted drug leader who attempted to escape prison disguised as his daughter, took his own life.

Inmates behind Brazil deadly prison riot transferred

2019-07-31 13:41

Forty-six inmates involved in one of Brazil's deadliest prison riots were being transferred to other jails, an official has said.

WATCH: Scores killed, 16 decapitated, in Brazil prison riot

2019-07-30 06:34

At least 52 people were killed in a prison riot in the northern Brazilian state of Pará, authorities say.

WATCH: 'Football Field' of Amazon Forest cleared every minute

2019-07-06 21:35

The Amazon rainforest has the richest biodiversity on the planet, providing shelter to one-tenth of all species of plants and animals. It is also an important carbon store, which helps slow down global warming.

Brazil Supreme Court rejects request to free ex-leader Lula

2019-06-26 13:01

Brazil's Supreme Court has rejected a request to free leftist icon Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva from prison while they consider whether the convicting judge was biased in his case.

Clashes in four Brazil prisons leave 40 dead

2019-05-28 13:36

At least 40 inmates were killed in four jails in northern Brazil on Monday, authorities said, in the latest wave of violence to rock the country's severely overpopulated and dangerous prison system.

Eleven killed in shooting in bar in Brazil - officials

2019-05-21 12:16

Gunmen killed at least 11 people in a bar in northern Brazil, officials said.

Brazil police shoot dead eight in Rio favela: official

2019-05-06 21:46

Brazilian police have shot dead eight people in one of Rio de Janeiro's biggest slums on, an official says, just days after figures showed a record number of killings by state officers in the first quarter.

Easter play in Brazil shantytown a voice against injustice

2019-04-20 07:54

The back streets of Brazil's biggest shantytown have become the stage for an Easter passion play that mirrors the realities faced by its residents.

 

March against Bolsonaro | Epstein death: WATCH the top world news videos for today

2019-08-14 05:51

Brazil tribal women protest Bolsonaro's 'genocidal policies' | Epstein death shifts focus to conspirators, will; here are the top world news videos for today. WATCH.

WATCH | Brazilian gang leader fails in attempt to escape prison dressed as his daughter

2019-08-05 11:52

A Brazilian gang leader tried to escape from prison by dressing up as his daughter when she visited him behind bars and walking out the penitentiary's main door in her place, authorities have said.

At least 57 dead in Brazil prison riot

2019-07-30 14:40

At least 57 inmates were killed during a prison riot in northern Brazil as rival gang factions fought each other, an official said.

Gunmen steal 750kg of precious metals from Brazil airport

2019-07-26 11:06

Eight gunmen impersonating federal police stole nearly a ton of precious metals, including gold, from an international airport in Brazil, an official said.

US Independence Day | Earthquake hits California: WATCH the top world news videos for today

2019-07-05 06:15

Trump praises military: 'The future belongs to us' | California desert town by epicentre of earthquake; here are the top world news videos for today. WATCH.

Brazil's Lula jailed to keep him from 2018 election: report

2019-06-10 12:16

Brazil's Justice Minister and prosecutors collaborated to convict left-wing icon Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva on corruption charges to prevent him from contesting the 2018 election, an investigative news outlet has reported.

Clashes between prisoners in Brazil jail leave 15 dead

2019-05-28 05:52

Clashes between inmates have killed 15 people at a jail in Amazonas state in northern Brazil, the regional prison authority says.

Brazilian GP will move to Rio from 2020

2019-05-09 10:51

Next year's Formula 1 Grand Prix in Brazil will be held in Rio de Janeiro, ending a three-decade long association with Sao Paulo.

WATCH: Death toll rises to 23 in Brazill building collapse

2019-04-22 07:33

Brazilian firefighters say they've finished a search for victims of a building collapse in Rio de Janeiro, with 23 people now confirmed dead

WATCH: Bridge collapses in Brazil after ferry hits pillar

2019-04-07 12:09

A ferry has collided with a bridge pillar in Brazil's Amazon region, causing the span's central road to plunge into the Moju River. WATCH NOW.

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