Jair Bolsonaro

World Cup qualifier

Uproar as Brazil v Argentina clash abandoned following Covid controversy

Brazil's World Cup qualifying clash against Argentina was sensationally abandoned shortly after kick-off on Sunday as controversy over Covid-19 protocols erupted

Brazil's Neymar (L) and Argentina's Lionel Messi talk before their South American qualification football match for the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 at the Neo Quimica Arena, also known as Corinthians Arena, in Sao Paulo, Brazil, on 5 September, 2021

Over 10,000 species risk extinction in Amazon: report

In Brazil, deforestation has surged since right-wing president Jair Bolsonaro took office in 2019, reaching a 12-year high last year and drawing international outcry from foreign governments and the ...

A jaguar rubs itself against vegetation as it walks through smoke from a fire nearby, in Encontro das Aguas State Park in the Pantanal, Brazil. The photo was taken on 3 September, 2020

Copa America 2021

Tite criticises organisers of Copa once again

The defeat was Brazil’s first since a friendly loss in 2019 and their first competitive defeat since going down to Belgium in the 2018 World Cup

Tite criticises organisers of Copa once again

Brazil’s Bolsonaro slams corruption probe with foul language

Brazilian president Jair Bolsonaro used foul language Thursday as he said he would refuse to answer corruption charges that a Senate committee is investigating involving government vaccine purchases

Brazil's president Jair Bolsonaro is pictured at a press briefing in Brasilia, Brazil, 20 March.