A five-story building under construction collapsed last night in the Sao Paulo suburb of Guarulhos, although there were no immediate reports of casualties.
Fifa concerned at slow construction pace and Brazilian public’s protests over costs
Pressure to complete work on time blamed for fatal accident in Sao Paulo
A woman made the shocking discovery when visiting the grave of a relative
Atletico Mineiro stopper Victor was angered at the end of his team's goalless draw
Construction must be accelerated to meet Fifa requirements
This week a Japanese woman was rescued from being squashed by a train after she did what we all fear and fell down the gap.
Another funk star has died after being shot on stage, the seventh 'Proibidao' musician to be assassinated over the past three years. Janet Tappin Coelho, in Uberlandia, reports on a sinister pattern of murder on the dance floor
A million people have taken to the streets in anti-government demonstrations
23-year-old says she faced 'psychological torture' from military police after being arrested
Riot police use gas bombs and pepper spray to quell protesters in the northern city of Fortaleza
What began as a backlash against bus price rises has ignited thanks to the cost of staging next year’s event
Midfielder Britto and Rafael Silva of Uniao Barbarense both wore the number five
Argentine side Tigre claim they were attacked by police and stadium staff but Fifa insists finals security worries unfounded
Visiting players claim there were threatened with guns by security officials
Monterrey scored a consolation in injury time