Miss Brazil Julia Horta pulls out a flag that reads ‘Stop violence against women’ while walking in her costume during the Miss Universe 2019 preliminary … Read more
Leonardo DiCaprio said his organization is not funding nonprofit groups that Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro has falsely claimed helped start devastating wildfires in the Amazon.… Read more
Supporters of Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro and followers of Juan Guaido, head of the National Assembly, clash outside of the Venezuela’s embassy facilities, in Brasilia, … Read more
Brazilian officials suspect a Greek-flagged tanker was the source of an oil spill that has stained about 2,500km of Brazil’s coastline.
The spill was first … Read more
Father João Paulo Araujo Gomes who is the head of the parish of Santana in the city of Gravatá in Brazil takes homeless dogs regularly … Read more
Thousands of people have taken part in a huge clean-up operation to remove oil and tar from beaches along Brazil’s north-eastern coast.
Volunteers, as well … Read more
A bishop participating in the Vatican’s Amazon Synod said Saturday he would ordain women in his communities as deacons if the idea is recommended by … Read more
The Greenpeace boat Beluga III is docked, as the organization’s activists demonstrate against Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro in Berlin.
The protest took place outside … Read more
The pain of a father who sees his son die is heartbreaking.
Danilo Feliciano de Moraes, the eldest son of five-time world champion Cafu, who … Read more
Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro’s furious reaction to foreign criticism of his handling of Amazon fires reflects the sacred place the vast region occupies in the … Read more
Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro said on Wednesday that South American countries would meet to determine a common policy in defence of the Amazon rainforest, and … Read more
A handout satellite image made available by Maxar Technologies shows a fire burning in the upper Amazon River basin near Porto Velho, state of Rondonia, … Read more
Brazil on Monday rejected aid from G7 countries to fight wildfires in the Amazon, with a top official telling French President Emmanuel Macron to take … Read more
Brazil has 44,000 troops stationed in its northern Amazon region that are available to combat forest fires and could send more from elsewhere in the … Read more