South America

South America

Sat, 28 Nov 2020 09:20:00 GMT
Maradona: why the English can’t let go of the Hand of God and Latin Americans love it
By Matthew Brown, Professor of Latina American History, University of Bristol – The death of the greatest player in the history of the game of Association Football, Diego Armando Maradona, on November 25 produced an outpourin...

Sat, 28 Nov 2020 09:19:00 GMT
Brazilian municipal runoffs in 57 cities with plenty of “wild west” shooting and killings in campaigns
Brazilians return to the polls in 57 cities on Sunday for the runoffs of municipal elections that have seen surging violence involving assassinations and physical attacks on candidates.

Sat, 28 Nov 2020 09:18:00 GMT
Major sanitary data leak in Brazil: personal records of 16 million patients infected with Covid-19 exposed
Personal details of millions of Brazilians infected with Covid-19 have been exposed after passwords to systems from the Ministry of Health (MoH) were openly published online, it has been revealed.

Sat, 28 Nov 2020 09:18:00 GMT
Scottish leader anticipates an independence referendum earlier next year
Scottish leader Nicola Sturgeon said an independence referendum that could wrench apart the United Kingdom after Brexit should take place in the earlier part of the devolved parliament’s next term, which begins next year.

Sat, 28 Nov 2020 09:14:00 GMT
Europol busts Brazilian/European drug trafficking network: 52 tons of cocaine
Forty-five people have been arrested in a major international operation against a drug-trafficking network between Brazil and Europe, Europol announced on Friday. The European police agency also revealed that more than 52 tons ...