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There may never be a 'silver bullet' for COVID-19: WHO
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COVID-19: India 5th highest in death count
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Mexico death toll overtakes UK as third-highest in the world
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Brazil medics seek ICC probe of Bolsonaro gov't COVID-19 response
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Brazil's Bolsonaro says he has 'mold' in lungs
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Brazil's Bolsonaro tweets negative COVID-19 test
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Brazil's President Bolsonaro says he's recovered from coronavirus
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New COVID-19 vaccine trials underway in Brazil
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Virus cases uptick in California, beauty salons go open-air
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How COVID-19 Drew The Curtain Back On India's Inability To Provide Basic Public Health Services
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Coronavirus: Performers create a drive-in circus in Brazil
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COVID-19: India reports highest single day spike of 38,902 cases
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Bolsonaro feeds the birds and rides his motorbike
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WHO says COVID-19 cases in Brazil no longer rising exponentially
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Brazil hospitals overwhelmed as coronavirus cases cross 2 million
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Brazil's Bolsonaro backs Trump reelection
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Brazil's Bolsonaro tests COVID positive... again
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Valentina Sampaio becomes first transgender 'Sports Illustrated' swimsuit model
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Brazil halts Amazon fires amid investor pressure
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Brazil's coronavirus death toll now world's second highest
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India crosses 10-lakh coronavirus cases, toll reaches 25,600With a million coronavirus cases, India is now just behind US (3.7 million) and Brazil (two million).
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Brazil education minister steps down, heading to World BankBrazilian Education Minister Abraham Weintraub on Thursday announced he was stepping down to take a role at the World Bank.
Brazil police arrest former aide to president's son in graft probeBrazilian police on Thursday arrested a former aide to President Jair Bolsonaro's eldest son in a graft investigation threatening to undermine his campaign promises to crack down on corruption.
Brazil coronavirus deaths climb to 46,510, cases near 1 millionBrazil recorded 1,269 additional COVID-19 deaths on Wednesday, bringing its official death toll from the novel coronavirus to 46,510, the most in the world outside the United States.
Kayapó chief dies from COVID-19 in Brazil, led protest against Amazon damBrazil's indigenous people lost one of their pioneering leaders to COVID-19 on Wednesday with the death of Paulinho Payakan, a Kayapó chief who led protests against the Belo Monte hydro-electric dam..
Brazil's Bolsonaro says time to end 'abuses' of Supreme CourtBrazil's right-wing President Jair Bolsonaro on Wednesday launched a new attack on the country's Supreme Court which has authorized probes into some of his activities, accusing the court of "committing..
Brazil court allows police to access Bolsonaro allies' phone, bank recordsBrazil's top court on Tuesday granted police permission to inspect financial and phone records of federal lawmakers allied with President Jair Bolsonaro as part of a probe into anti-democratic rallies,..
Brazil sees record daily coronavirus cases; official says outbreak under controlBrazil reported a record 34,918 new coronavirus cases on Tuesday, the same day that one of the senior officials leading the country's widely criticized response to the crisis said the outbreak was..
Brazil reports record 34,918 new coronavirus cases in a dayBrazil set a daily record on Tuesday for new confirmed cases of the novel coronavirus in a single day, as its case load grew by 34,918 patients in 24 hours to 923,189 total infections, the most in the..
Brazil police raid Bolsonaro backers in probe of ralliesBrazilian police raided the homes and offices of President Jair Bolsonaro's allies on Tuesday as part of an investigation into the financing of anti-democratic rallies in support of the right-wing..
Brazil's Bolsonaro says military will not remove elected presidentBrazilian President Jair Bolsonaro said on Monday that the country's military would not obey any order to remove an elected president, deepening a war of words with the judicial branch that has led to..
Coronavirus deaths near 44,000 in Brazil, No.2 global hotspotBrazil's death toll from the novel coronavirus pandemic rose to nearly 44,000 on Monday, according to Health Ministry data, as the country continued easing restrictions on circulation despite the..
Brazil registers 627 new COVID-19 deaths, 888,271 total confirmed casesBrazil registered 627 new deaths from COVID-19 on Monday, the Health Ministry said, with a new total of 888,271 confirmed cases of coronavirus.
Brazil treasury secretary quits, rattling marketsBrazilian Treasury Secretary Mansueto Almeida will leave office in August, news that roiled financial markets on Monday as investors worried that a country reeling from pandemic and recession was..
'Punish with lashes': Peruvian peasant militias dole out rough justice in coronavirus fightPeruvian peasant brigades, who decades ago battled leftist rebel groups, are now doling out rough justice in a bid to slow the spread of the novel coronavirus in the Andean country, which has the..
Brazil's Treasury secretary confirms he plans to resignBrazilian Treasury Secretary Mansueto Almeida confirmed in an interview with financial blog Brazil Journal published on Sunday that he plans to resign from the government in July or August.
Brazil's Treasury secretary expected to resign soon, source saysBrazil's Treasury Secretary Mansueto Almeida, is expected to resign soon, one source with knowledge of the matter said on Sunday.
Governor shuts streets in Brasilia to stop protesters reaching Congress, Supreme CourtThe governor of the federal district in which Brazil's capital Brasilia is located closed the area around the presidential palace, ministries, Supreme Court and Congress on Sunday to keep right-wing..
Brazil's COVID-19 deaths surge past UK, WHO says hospital system copingBrazil's COVID-19 death toll overtook Britain's on Friday to become the second highest in the world with 41,828 dead, but the World Health Organization said the nation's health system was standing up..
Brazil's COVID-19 death toll passes Britain, world's second highestBrazil's COVID-19 death toll overtook Britain's on Friday to become the second highest in the world after the United States, according to numbers released by the Brazilian Health Ministry.
Brazil drops police from human rights report amid global protests against racism and abuseBrazil has excluded complaints of police violence from an annual human rights report, sparking allegations on Friday of a cover-up amid global outrage over racial injustice and use of excessive force..
With close to 3 lakh COVID-19 cases, India surpasses UK; becomes fourth worst affected nationAt the fourth spot, India is only behind the United States (20 lakh), Brazil (8 lakh) and Russia (5 lakh).
Crowds of shoppers head to Brazil malls reopening in big cities at heart of pandemicBrazilian shoppers lined up for hours and crowded into malls as they reopened on Thursday in the country's two largest cities, epicenter of a still surging coronavirus epidemic in the South American..
Brazil passes 800,000 COVID-19 cases, reports more than 40,000 deathsBrazil reported a cumulative total of 802,828 confirmed cases of coronavirus on Thursday, with 30,412 new infections in the last 24 hours in the world's second worst outbreak after the United States.
Facing criticism, Brazil's Bolsonaro restores Ministry of CommunicationsBrazilian President Jair Bolsonaro has decided to recreate the defunct Ministry of Communications as he faces criticism for his handling of the coronavirus pandemic.
Ban on export of anti-malarial drug Hydroxychloroquine lifted by CentreNotably, India termed the drug as a 'gamechanger' and supplied to several foreign nations, including the US, Japan, Spain, Germany, and Brazil since it was in high demand globally.
Brazil's COVID-19 death toll nears 40,000Brazil registered 772,416 confirmed cases of coronavirus on Wednesday, with 32,913 new infections in the last 24 hours, as the world's second worst outbreak after the United States continued to surge.
Brazil's biggest cities start reopening as COVID-19 surgesBrazil's most populous state Sao Paulo reported a record number of COVID-19 deaths for the second day running on Wednesday even as its metropolis allowed shops to resume business and prepared to reopen..
Brazil's Bolsonaro tells actress to 'get out' after she criticizes pandemic responseBrazil's President Jair Bolsonaro told an actress to "get out of here" after she criticized his response to the coronavirus pandemic in a gathering outside his official residence on Wednesday morning.
Brazil restores detailed COVID-19 data after Supreme Court rulingBrazil on Tuesday restored detailed COVID-19 data to its official national website following controversy over the removal of cumulative totals and a ruling by a Supreme Court justice that the full set..
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Brazil restores detailed COVID-19 data to national websiteBrazil restored on Tuesday detailed COVID-19 data to the official national website, following a scandal about the removal of cumulative totals and a ruling by a Supreme Court justice that the full set..
Sao Paulo shops to open, malls could follow on Thursday: mayorSao Paulo Mayor Bruno Covas has decided to allow street shops and real estate brokers to resume business in a new phase of easing coronavirus pandemic restrictions in Brazil's largest city.
Brazil to launch new COVID-19 data system as Supreme Court intervenesBrazil's government vowed on Tuesday to roll out a new platform with detailed coronavirus figures in the midst of a scandal surrounding the removal of a trove of data, which led a Supreme Court justice..
Brazil must publish COVID-19 data in full, says Supreme Court justiceBrazil's top court waded into the controversy surrounding official reporting of coronavirus death and infection figures, as a Supreme Court justice ruled the Health Ministry must revert to releasing..
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Record single-day spike of 9,987 cases in country; death toll 7,466: Health ministryThe death toll due to Covid-19 rose to 7,466 in India, while the number of cases climbed to 2,66,598 after the country registered 266 fatalities and a record single-day spike of 9,987 cases till..
Brazil reports 679 new coronavirus deaths amid controversy over dataBrazil reported 679 new COVID-19 deaths and 15,654 additional confirmed cases on Monday, as controversy grew over the country's official coronavirus data amid allegations of manipulation from a senior..
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Brazil 'driving in the dark' on COVID-19 as data scandal deepensBrazil drew further criticism for its handling of the coronavirus pandemic on Monday after it published contradictory figures on fatalities and infections, deepening a scandal over the country's..
Brazil sows further COVID-19 confusion by releasing contradictory sets of figuresAfter removing cumulative numbers for how many people have died in Brazil of coronavirus from a national website, the Health Ministry sowed further confusion and controversy by releasing two..
Global coronavirus deaths top 400,000 as outbreak grows in Brazil, India: Reuters tallyGlobal deaths from the novel coronavirus topped 400,000 on Sunday, as case numbers surge in Brazil and India, according to a Reuters tally.
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Brazil takes down COVID-19 data, hiding soaring death tollBrazil removed from public view months of data on its COVID-19 epidemic on Saturday, as President Jair Bolsonaro defended delays and changes to official record-keeping of the world's second-largest..
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Bolsonaro defends later, partial release of Brazil COVID-19 dataBrazilian President Jair Bolsonaro on Saturday defended his government's move to partially withhold official data on the scale of the world's second-largest coronavirus outbreak.