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#Brazil

# brazil - Wednesday 15 November, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Pictures: Giant whale washes up on iconic beach in Rio de Janeiro Free Willian

Pictures: Giant whale washes up on iconic beach in Rio de Janeiro

“I’ve never seen one so close, I would have liked to have had the chance to save it,” said one local resident.

# brazil - Tuesday 14 November, 2017

Young England stifle Neymar's Brazil as Gareth Southgate records successive stalemates

Neymar, Gabriel Jesus and Philippe Coutinho could not find a goal in London on Tuesday night.

To Spain! Ronaldinho wants to see perfect fit Philippe Coutinho at Barcelona

The Liverpool star was a key target for Barcelona in the transfer window and Ronaldinho feels he would shine at Camp Nou.

# brazil - Monday 13 November, 2017

Gabriel Jesus is Brazil's 'new Ronaldo' - Dani Alves

Gabriel Jesus is “already great” and can reach the heights of Brazil’s second-greatest goal-scorer, says to Alves.

# brazil - Saturday 11 November, 2017

From TheJournal.ie 'I tell my son: never put out your hand to the white man': What it's like living in the Amazon rainforest Brazil

'I tell my son: never put out your hand to the white man': What it's like living in the Amazon rainforest

A look at how people rely on the forest to give them all that they need.

From TheJournal.ie Members of Lewis Hamilton's F1 team robbed at gunpoint outside Brazilian Grand Prix track Interlagos

Members of Lewis Hamilton's F1 team robbed at gunpoint outside Brazilian Grand Prix track

Members of the Williams team and officials of the FIA, motor sports’ governing body, were also targeted by robbers.

From TheJournal.ie Pat Hickey court case over Rio ticket touting allegations suspended Brazil

Pat Hickey court case over Rio ticket touting allegations suspended

Both Pat Hickey and Kevin Mallon were due to appear at a local court in Rio de Janeiro on the afternoon of 29 November.

# brazil - Tuesday 7 November, 2017

England warned over paper planes in latest Fifa clamp-down

FIFA has punished five nations in Central and South America following homophobic chants in recent World Cup qualifiers.

# brazil - Friday 15 September, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Brazil's president charged with obstruction of justice and leading a criminal group Car Wash Scandal

Brazil's president charged with obstruction of justice and leading a criminal group

Michel Temer was accused along with six of his heavyweight political allies of taking almost $190 million (€159 million) in kickbacks.

# brazil - Monday 11 September, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Brazil investigates alleged massacre of Amazonian tribe by gold prospectors Genocide

Brazil investigates alleged massacre of Amazonian tribe by gold prospectors

The murders are alleged to have happened during the summer months.

# brazil - Tuesday 5 September, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Pat Hickey's trial date in Brazil set for November Rio Ticketing Scandal

Pat Hickey's trial date in Brazil set for November

Prosecutors said that if Hickey doesn’t attend the trial, he would forfeit the €400,000 bond he paid.

# brazil - Friday 1 September, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Plans to allow mining in the Amazon rainforest have been halted Renca Reserve

Plans to allow mining in the Amazon rainforest have been halted

Brazilian President Michel Temer had signed a decree to allow the reserve to be opened up for private use.

Coutinho shows no ill effects in goalscoring return for Brazil Cout Hoor This post contains videos

Coutinho shows no ill effects in goalscoring return for Brazil

The Liverpool star scored as Brazil defeated Ecuador in last night’s World Cup qualifier.

From TheJournal.ie A form of malaria that usually only affects monkeys is now affecting humans in Brazil Carriers

A form of malaria that usually only affects monkeys is now affecting humans in Brazil

Researchers believe the discovery may “complicate the drive towards eventual elimination of the disease”.

# brazil - Monday 14 August, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Shane Ross: 'We can still hold statutory inquiry into Rio ticketing affair' 2016 Olympics

Shane Ross: 'We can still hold statutory inquiry into Rio ticketing affair'

A report on the ticket scandal is due to be published today.

# brazil - Saturday 12 August, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Rio nightlife is suffering due to surge in robberies Brazil

Rio nightlife is suffering due to surge in robberies

The Brazilian government has sent almost 10,000 troops to help the police in Rio de Janeiro state.

# brazil - Monday 7 August, 2017

From TheJournal.ie British tourist shot after her family accidentally drove into Brazilian favela Rio De Janeiro

British tourist shot after her family accidentally drove into Brazilian favela

She was hospitalised due to her injuries

# brazil - Thursday 13 July, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Former Brazil leader Lula gets nearly 10 years in jail for accepting bribe Corruption

Former Brazil leader Lula gets nearly 10 years in jail for accepting bribe

The current president has also been charged with taking bribes and several of his ministers have resigned after corruption claims were made.

# brazil - Tuesday 27 June, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Brazil's president has been charged with bribery in the 'car wash' scandal Talkin Bout The Car Wash

Brazil's president has been charged with bribery in the 'car wash' scandal

Temer’s aides say they are confident he has sufficient support in Congress to get the charges thrown out.

# brazil - Tuesday 16 May, 2017

The Clare lads who taught Brazilian children how to hurl on Ipanema beach Samba This post contains videos

The Clare lads who taught Brazilian children how to hurl on Ipanema beach

Two Ennis natives travelled 9,000km to teach disadvantaged children living in favelas the traditions of Gaelic games.

# brazil - Friday 12 May, 2017

From TheJournal.ie After a year of fighting the virus, Brazil calls off Zika emergency Rio 2016

After a year of fighting the virus, Brazil calls off Zika emergency

In January to April this year, there had been 7,911 Zika cases, down 95% on the same period in 2016.

# brazil - Friday 21 April, 2017

From TheJournal.ie 'God help Ireland': Judge unhappy after Brazilian man not deported Ennis District Court

'God help Ireland': Judge unhappy after Brazilian man not deported

The man was jailed for four months and fined €2,250 for driving offences.

# brazil - Wednesday 29 March, 2017

Brazil becomes first country to qualify for World Cup

The Selecao reached Russia 2018 with four games to spare after a 13-match unbeaten run.

# brazil - Friday 24 March, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Atheist John Halligan's sermon in a Brazilian church: 'I felt it was the respectful thing to do' Column

Atheist John Halligan's sermon in a Brazilian church: 'I felt it was the respectful thing to do'

This was the first ever occasion of a non-believing Irish government minister delivering the weekly homily to Brazilian parishioners, writes John Halligan.

# brazil - Sunday 12 March, 2017

From TheJournal.ie 'Ghosts' drive Brazil's president from residence Who Ya Gonna Call?

'Ghosts' drive Brazil's president from residence

Marcela Temer brought in a priest to attempt to drive out any evil spirits, but to no avail.

# brazil - Monday 27 February, 2017

From TheJournal.ie 20 people injured in Rio carnival float crash Carnival

20 people injured in Rio carnival float crash

Three were seriously injured, including a woman news photographer who had a leg badly crushed.

# brazil - Saturday 25 February, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Brazil's forgotten history of imprisoning citizens fleeing drought in concentration camps Fortaleza

Brazil's forgotten history of imprisoning citizens fleeing drought in concentration camps

Extreme droughts in the South American country in the early 20th century saw the government interning rural peasants fleeing the disaster.

From TheJournal.ie Pele's son turns himself in for 12-year prison sentence Brazil

Pele's son turns himself in for 12-year prison sentence

The 46-year-old former goalkeeper denies the allegations.

# brazil - Saturday 18 February, 2017

# brazil - Monday 13 February, 2017

From TheJournal.ie New OCI president hopes €800,000 spent on Rio ticketing scandal will be "investment" Sarah Keane

New OCI president hopes €800,000 spent on Rio ticketing scandal will be "investment"

Sarah Keane was elected as president of the OCI last Thursday.

# brazil - Wednesday 25 January, 2017

From TheJournal.ie 152 prisoners escape from Brazilian jail after setting fire to cellblock Jailbreak

152 prisoners escape from Brazilian jail after setting fire to cellblock

52 inmates remain at large following the jailbreak yesterday in the town of Bauru.

# brazil - Monday 16 January, 2017

From TheJournal.ie 26 dead as gangs behead inmates in Brazilian prison massacre Riot

26 dead as gangs behead inmates in Brazilian prison massacre

Officials said members of two drug gangs clashed violently after coming out of different parts of the prison.

# brazil - Monday 9 January, 2017

So why was 'Big Phil' Scolari in Ireland over Christmas?

The 68-year-old, who won the World Cup with Brazil in 2002, was spotted sightseeing around the Emerald Isle over the holiday period.

# brazil - Wednesday 4 January, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Mass killings in Brazilian prison 'orchestrated to allow drug gang leaders escape' Beheaded

Mass killings in Brazilian prison 'orchestrated to allow drug gang leaders escape'

At least 55 inmates were killed in the riot on Monday.

From The Daily Edge A great grandmother has accidentally been praying to a Lord of the Rings figurine My Precious

# brazil - Monday 2 January, 2017

From TheJournal.ie 60 killed in Brazil prison riot with many beheaded and guards held hostage while inmates escaped Crime Gangs

60 killed in Brazil prison riot with many beheaded and guards held hostage while inmates escaped

Officials say it’s the biggest prison massacre ever to take place in the area.

# brazil - Friday 30 December, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Body in burnt-out car in Rio feared to be Greek ambassador Mystery

Body in burnt-out car in Rio feared to be Greek ambassador

Kyriakos Amiridis has been missing since Monday.

# brazil - Friday 23 December, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Rio tickets scandal: Kevin Mallon home in Ireland for Christmas Brazil

Rio tickets scandal: Kevin Mallon home in Ireland for Christmas

He had been in Brazil for more than four months after his passport was seized by officials.

# brazil - Wednesday 21 December, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Couple reunited in Ireland after sham marriage claim led to deportation Back Home

Couple reunited in Ireland after sham marriage claim led to deportation

Husband Kleber Madeiros was deported from Galway to Brazil.

From TheJournal.ie Kevin Mallon set to follow Pat Hickey and return home to Ireland Rio Tickets

Kevin Mallon set to follow Pat Hickey and return home to Ireland

Mallon was arrested on the eve of the Olympic Games.

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