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Brazil hands over World Cup to Russia at Rio’s Maracana Stadium
Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff symbolically handed over the World Cup to her Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin on Sunday, as Russia is set to host the 2018 tournament. The two were joined by FIFA president Sepp Blatter.

13.07.2014 22:10

Germany wins World Cup after 1-0 victory over Argentina (PHOTOS)
Germany has claimed a fourth World Cup crown in a 1-0 win against Argentina after extra time in the final in Rio de Janeiro. Substitute Mario Goetze was the hero, as he scored the only goal with seven minutes to go.

13.07.2014 21:16

Armband or even a medal? What Netherlands’ most passionate fan got from the captain
In a most touching episode from the World Cup, Netherlands’ Robin van Persie paid tribute to the most loyal and also most noticeable of the team’s fans, dubbed the Orange General, by giving him his captain’s armband and, possibly, more...

13.07.2014 11:15

Best World Cup ever? 50 reasons why Brazil 2014 totally rocked
With Germany about to take on Argentina in the World Cup final, RT comes up with 50 magic moments that made Brazil 2014 one of the most stunning World Cups in FIFA’s history.

12.07.2014 10:54

Russia pushes for BRICS energy association
Russia is to urge its BRICS counterparts to set up an energy association that will include a fuel reserve, as well as the institute for energy policy, according to Russian presidential aide Yuri Ushakov.

10.07.2014 10:00

Humiliation: Brazil demolished by Germany 1-7 in World Cup semi-final
Brazil’s dream of winning the World Cup on its home soil has been crushed by a merciless effort from Germany, which blasted out to a 5-0 lead before halftime and never looked back.

08.07.2014 21:31

FIFA official implicated in $100mn World Cup ticket scam
Brazilian police say they have identified a FIFA official who they believe could be at the center of a ticket-tout scandal worth $100 million. Eleven suspects have been arrested after their mobile phones were tapped as part of the investigation.

04.07.2014 13:55

Fatalities as bridge collapses in World Cup host city, crushes several vehicles (VIDEO)
At least two people were killed and 19 people injured as an overpass collapsed in the Brazilian World Cup host city of Belo Horizonte, according to the Minas Regais state health department.

03.07.2014 19:41

Paraguay and the Trans-Pacific plot to split South America
Tiny and impoverished Paraguay has found itself in the middle of a great geopolitical game for influence over the South American continent.

03.07.2014 10:01

​Brazil has already lost and it’s the people who pay the price
“We don’t need the World Cup. We need health and education,” hand-written placards say during the recent demonstrations against the FIFA World Cup in Brazil.

01.07.2014 11:38

Deadly penalties: Brazil fan has heart attack during World Cup game vs Chile
A Brazil fan went into cardiac arrest while supporting the host nation in a World Cup game against Chile. The man was reportedly watching the dramatic penalty shoot-out at a bar when the heart attack struck. He later passed away at a local hospital.

29.06.2014 17:22

German World Cup fans warned not to sing or face paint
The German team has concluded the group stage of the World Cup at the top of Group G. But the country's authorities are aiming to calm down the football fever, handing out huge fines to loud fans and warning that flag face paint might cause cancer.

27.06.2014 19:25