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Venezuela’s Guaido seeks backing from China, Russia in ‘exploratory’ talks

Envoy confirms discussions for Beijing and Moscow to help end political crisis crippling Latin American country.

Neymar limps off as Brazil draw with Nigeria

PSG forward felt a muscle injury and was taken off as a precaution.

‘Business as usual’ for global oil after swift recovery, says organisation

International Energy Agency says oversupply could help reduce demand next year after Saudi oil attacks.

Neymar becomes youngest to 100 Brazil caps in friendly draw

Brazil superstar, however, fails to mark century of appearance for Selecao with goal.

In Brazil, sumo becomes a fledgling sport

To help spread sumo across Brazil, the Japanese government has sent a coach under the auspices of the Japan International Cooperation Agency.

Neymar-Barca contract dispute going to court

The case is being watched by Spanish authorities who want to know whether Neymar paid his taxes on both the bonus and his transfer to PSG. 

Spanish court to untangle complex Neymar-Barca contract dispute

Neymar's dispute with Barca is over unpaid bonuses after the Brazilian left the Catalans for PSG soon after signing a new contract.

Huawei, China Mobile may tie up to bid for Brazil’s Oi

China Mobile files a request to operate in Brazil, acquiring Oi.

Neymar rape accuser charged with extortion in Brazil

A final decision on whether to prosecute Najila Trindade will be left to a judge.

Brazilian tennis player Matos handed life ban for match-fixing

Diego Matos was also found guilty of not cooperating with a Tennis Integrity Unit investigation.

Neymar set to return for Brazil, says coach

Neymar has not played since suffering an ankle injury in a friendly match against Qatar in June which ruled him out of the Copa America.

Brazil’s President Bolsonaro to undergo surgery for fourth time

The surgery is to fix an incisional hernia, a result from previous procedures performed after Jair Bolsonaro was stabbed during his 2018 presidential campaign.

Neymar set to stay at PSG

Reports in Spanish media say Neymar will spend at least another season in France.

Brazil’s Amazon basin fires keep surging

Satellite data from the National Space Research Institute show 3,859 new outbreaks of fire, of which some 2,000 were concentrated in the Amazon region.

Zhang wins China’s first UFC title in stunning style

Zhang only needed 41 seconds to become China’s first UFC world champion.

Brazil’s Bolsonaro fuels spat with Europe as Amazon fires soar

Jair Bolsonaro has accused France and Germany of 'buying' Brazil's sovereignty after the G7 group of nations offered US$20 million in Amazon fire aid.

US ready to fight Amazon fires in cooperation with Brazil

On Monday, the countries of the G7 pledged US$20 million (€18 million) to tackle blazes engulfing parts of the world's largest rainforest .

Brazil rejects G7 aid to fight Amazon fires, says govt official

Senior official says funds should be spent on reforesting Europe and not on ‘colonialist practices’.

Macron slams Bolsonaro after insults about wife

Emmanuel Macron says Jair Bolsonaro’s rude comments about his wife is sad for the Brazilian and his citizens.

As Amazon fires rage, Brazil tells diplomats to fix image

The Brazilian government has distributed a circular that diplomats should cite to defend the government’s position on the crisis.

Hundreds of new fires in Brazil as Amazon outrage grows

The fires in the world's largest rainforest have triggered a global outcry and are dominating the G7 meeting in Biarritz in southern France.

PBB bimbang kebakaran hutan Amazon

Ia berhubung kebakaran hutan terburuk di rantau Amerika Latin itu yang memusnahkan banyak kawasan Amazon.

Brazil’s Dani Alves scores winner on Sao Paulo debut

Dani Alves made a stunning start to life with his boyhood club Sao Paulo, after scoring the only goal of the game on his debut.

Brazil-born Elkeson included in China squad in landmark move

Elkeson is set to be the first player without Chinese heritage to represent China.