Jailed Lula Registers To Run For Brazil Presidency

Former Brazil President, Lula da Silva. PICTURE: Nehanda Radio

BRAZIL: Imprisoned leftist leader Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva’s unlikely bid for Brazil’s presidency took a big step forward Wednesday with the formal registration of his candidacy in the capital Brasilia. About 10,000 red-clad Workers’ […]

Neymar Admits ‘Exaggerated’ Reactions At World Cup

Swiss television station RTS determined that the Brazilian star has spent nearly 14 minutes on the ground after fouls over Brazil’s four World Cup games. PICTURE: NY Daily News

PARIS: Ridiculed the world over for faking and diving during a disappointing World Cup campaign in Russia, Brazilian forward Neymar has admitted to “exaggerated” reactions saying he is still learning to deal with frustration. In a 90-second […]

Belgium Shocked Brazil To Reach Semi-finals

Belgium’s Thibaut Courtois saves a shot from Brazil’s Neymar. PICTURE: REUTERS/Gleb Garanich

MOSCOW: With a blistering counterattack and sturdy goaltending, Belgium shocked Brazil, 2-1, Friday in the World Cup quarterfinal to become one of the tournament’s last four teams standing. Brazil last faced Belgium in a World Cup back in 2002, Rivaldo […]