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Wrestler Narsingh Yadav justifies Rio Olympics selection  May 13, 3:37 pm
Mumbai, May.13 (ANI): Expressing delight over his name being sent to Indian Olympic Association for the forthcoming Rio Olympics, wrestler Narsingh Yadav on Friday insisted that going to the Brazilian capital is his right as he bagged the quota in the 74kg category with a bronze medal finish in last year's World Championships.
Rousseff's suspension won't affect BRICS Summit: India  May 12, 6:37 pm
New Delhi, May 12 (ANI): The Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) on Thursday said New Delhi expects the eighth BRICS Summit to take place as scheduled despite Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff's suspension from office.
Senate debates impeachment of Brazil president  May 12, 12:09 pm
London, May 12(ANI): Embattled Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff's fate is now in the hands of her country's Senate, which is currently debating whether she should face a full impeachment trial or not.
Tendulkar accepts IOA's offer to be India's Rio brand ambassador  May 3, 2:45 pm
New Delhi, May 3 (ANI): Legendary cricketer Sachin Tendulkar on Tuesday accepted the Indian Olympic Association's (IOA) invitation to be one of the goodwill ambassador for the Indian contingent at this year's Summer Olympics to be held in the Brazilian seaside city of Rio de Janeiro.
Sportsperson, not Salman should have been Rio brand ambassador: Ramdev  Apr 28, 7:18 pm
Dehradun, Apr.28 (ANI): Describing Bollywood superstar Salman Khan as one of India's heroes, Yoga guru Baba Ramdev on Thursday, however, said that the government should have selected a sportsperson as the brand ambassador for the Indian contingent at this year's Summer Olympics to be held in the Brazilian seaside city of Rio de Janeiro.
Brazilian billionaire Safra charged with bribery   Apr 1, 2:27 am
New York, Apr.1 (ANI): Joseph Safra, the billionaire owner of the Gherkin, has been accused of allegedly trying to bribe Brazilian officials for cutting the Corporation Tax Bill.
Brazil: Former Vale CEO Agnelli killed in plane crash  Mar 20, 10:07 am
London, Mar. 20 (ANI): Brazilian banker Roger Agnelli, who turned Vale into one of the world's biggest mining companies, was killed in a plane crash in Sao Paulo, Brazil.
Top Brazilian judge strips former president Lula of office  Mar 19, 2:02 pm
Brazil, Mar. 19 (ANI): Brazil's Supreme Court Justice Gilmar Mendes has ruled that former president Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva should be stripped of a ministerial role so that corruption charges against him can be investigated.
Brazilians demand President Dilma Rousseff's resignation  Mar 17, 5:22 pm
Brazil, Mar. 17 (ANI): Thousands of protesters in various major cities of Brazil have staged protests demanding the resignation of its president's Dilma Rousseff after a secretly recorded phone call revealed that she and former president Luiz Inacio 'Lula' da Silva suggests that his appointment to a ministerial position was motivated by a desire to avoid prosecution in Brazil's worst-ever corruption scandal.
Neymar in no mood to leave `home-like` Barcelona  Mar 16, 8:29 pm
London, Mar.16 (ANI): Brazilian star striker Neymar has admitted that he is happy being at Barcelona and has no desire to leave the club at the moment.
Brazilian footie legend Pele to auction World Cup medals  Mar 10, 10:52 pm
Wellington, Mar 10 (ANI): Brazil football great Pele has decided to sell off a collection of his prestigious footballing memorabilia, including his three World Cup medals and a one-of-a-kind Jules Rimet replica trophy, according to auctioneers.
Jail authorities in Brazil treated me with respect: Facebook VP  Mar 6, 1:21 pm
Sao Paulo, Mar. 6 (ANI): Facebook vice-president Diego Dzodan, who was arrested due to a dispute over the company's encrypted WhatsApp messaging service for use in a secretive drug trafficking investigation, has said that the Brazilian jail authorities treated him with respect.
Brazil detects active Zika Virus in human urine, saliva  Feb 6, 4:00 pm
Rio De Janeiro, Feb.6 (ANI): Brazilian scientists has revealed that they had detected the presence of the Zika virus in samples of human saliva and urine, a first for Brazil.
'Tea with Letters' in Brasilia aims to bring together Indian, Brazilian writers  Feb 2, 4:22 pm
Brasilia:Feb.2(ANI):The 1st Edition of Cha Com Letras (Tea with Letters) was held at the Indian Embassy in Brasilia on Friday, where noted Brazilian poets Marcos Freitas, Jorge Amâncio, Welcio de Toledo and Antonio Miranda read their poems.
Vaccine for Zika virus may take 3-5 years  Feb 2, 9:31 am
Wellington, Feb 2 (ANI): Researchers will take around three to five years to develop a vaccine against the Zika virus, the Brazilian president's chief of staff said, as the World Health Organisation declared a global health emergency over the disease.
Ronaldinho quashes retirement talks from football  Jan 22, 1:35 pm
Florida, Jan.22 (ANI): Brazilian Legend Ronaldinho has said that he has no plans to retire at the moment and is looking forward to sign a deal with a new club following his final appearance for Fluminense at this week's Florida Cup.
Messi reveals Ronaldinho told him to take his No.10 Barcelona jersey   Dec 24, 2:46 pm
London, Dec.24 (ANI): Barcelona star forward Lionel Messi has revealed that his former team-mate Ronaldinho had promised him to give his No.10 jersey months before the Brazilian's departure from the club in 2008.
Ronaldinho backs Neymar to take Premier League by storm  Nov 20, 3:22 pm
London, Nov.20 (ANI): Brazilian Legend Ronaldinho believes that Barcelona forward Neymar will succeed at any league in the world if he decides to switch from his current club.
F1 driver Rosberg remembers Paris with Brazil triumph  Nov 16, 11:09 am
Johannesburg, Nov.16 (ANI): Nico Rosberg remembered the victims of Paris terror attacks after securing runner-up position in the Formula One world championship with a victory in the Brazilian Grand Prix.
Hamilton to race in Brazilian GP despite Monaco crash  Nov 12, 10:40 am
Melbourne, Nov. 12 (ANI): Reigning world champion Lewis Hamilton has said that he will race in this weekend's Brazilian Grand Prix despite his road accident in Monaco.
Neymar's father reveals United made effort to sign son from Barca  Oct 16, 6:36 pm
London, Oct.16 (ANI): The father of Brazilian star striker Neymar has confirmed that Manchester United had made an attempt to sign the Barcelona forward earlier this year.
Mark Seagraves says Pele's visit `great achievement` for Indian football  Oct 11, 5:20 pm
New Delhi, Oct.11 (ANI): Former Premier League footballer Mark Seagraves believes that Brazilian legend Pele's visit to India is a great achievement for the footballers of the 'sleeping giants of world football'.
Ex-footballer Anadi Barua says Pele's India visit will inspire youngsters  Oct 11, 5:09 pm
New Delhi, Oct.11 (ANI): Expressing delight over Pele's visit to India, former Indian footballer Anadi Barua has said that the presence of the Brazilian legend will be a great source of motivation for the young Indian footballers.
Chelsea rally to earn 2-2 draw against Newcastle in PL clash  Sep 27, 10:30 am
Johannesburg, Sept. 27 (ANI): Defending champions Chelsea produced a spirited fightback to earn a 2-2 draw against Newcastle in their Premier League clash, thanks to strikes from Brazilian duo Ramires and Willian.
Romario hopes `corrupt` Blatter gets arrested   Sep 22, 7:38 pm
Johannesburg, Sept.22 (ANI): Former Brazilian football star Romario has said that FIFA is full of corrupt people, including present president Sepp Blatter, and hopes the latter gets arrested as soon as possible.