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Cosmetics maker Natura urges Brazil to protect Amazon after fires hit suppliers

Brazilian cosmetics maker Natura & Co is pressing government officials, the private sector and local communities to bolster environmental protections...

Cosmetics maker Natura urges Brazil to protect Amazon after fires hit suppliers

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Brazil’s Natura announces purchase of Avon Products RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — The Brazilian cosmetics maker Natura has announced that it is buying Avon Products in an all-stock deal. Natura said Wednesday ...
00:08, 2019-05-23

Brazil to use $245 million from graft probe to protect Amazon: senator The head of Brazil's Senate said on Thursday he signed an agreement with the Supreme Court to assign 1 billion reais ($245 million) in graft money re...
21:32, 2019-09-05

EU piles pressure on Brazil over Amazon fires The European Union piled pressure on Friday on Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro over fires raging in the Amazon basin, with Ireland and France sayi...
15:12, 2019-08-23

Amazon fires: Brazil to reject $20m pledged by G7 Senior official says the money should be spent on reforesting Europe and not on ‘colonialist and imperialist practices’Brazil will reject the offer f...
08:00, 2019-08-27

Amazon fires: Brazil to reject G7 offer of $22m aid President Bolsonaro demands an apology from his French counterpart for calling him a liar....
18:16, 2019-08-27

Brazil says open to aid for Amazon fires, but will decide how it's used Brazil said on Tuesday it was ready to accept foreign aid to help fight fires in the Amazon but only if it could determine how it was spent, in an ap...
03:44, 2019-08-28

Norway urges its companies in Brazil to safeguard the Amazon Norway, until recently the main donor to a fund to curb Amazonian deforestation, on Tuesday called on Norwegian companies active in Brazil to ensure ...
22:00, 2019-08-27

Finland urges EU to consider banning Brazilian beef over Amazon fires Finland, which holds the European Union's rotating chairmanship, called on Friday for the EU to look into the possibility of banning Brazilian beef f...
15:12, 2019-08-23

Brazil minister says agribusiness should not be blamed for Amazon fires Brazilian agriculture minister, Tereza Cristina Dias, said on Friday that agribusiness should not be blamed for the fires sweeping through the Amazon...
18:16, 2019-08-23

Amazon rainforest fires: Brazil to reject $20m pledged by G7 Senior official says funds should be spent on reforesting Europe and not on ‘colonialist practices’Amazon fires: what is happening and is there anyth...
09:00, 2019-08-27

Brazil deploys troops to help fight fires in the Amazon Some 44,000 troops will be available for “unprecedented” operations to put out the fires, and forces are heading to six Brazilian states that asked f...
16:36, 2019-08-25

Brazil tells ambassadors no time off due to Amazon fires Brazil's Foreign Ministry on Monday ordered its ambassadors in Europe and other G7 countries not to take vacation for the next two weeks in order to ...
01:08, 2019-08-27

Brazil’s president blames DiCaprio over Amazon fires Brazilian president Jair Bolsonaro is blaming actor Leonardo DiCaprio for making donations to nonprofit organizations that he claims are behind some ...
18:52, 2019-11-29

Brazil to reject G7 offer of aid to fight Amazon fires: G1 Brazil will reject an offer of at least $20 million from the Group of Seven wealthy nations to help fight the fires sweeping through the Amazon rainf...
15:12, 2019-08-27

Brazil weighs offers from U.S. and others to help fight Amazon fires Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro said on Friday he may have news later in the day on his request to U.S. President Donald Trump for help fighting t...
21:52, 2019-08-30

Brazil sends military to help fight fires in the Amazon Bolsonaro on Friday authorized the military to get involved in putting out the fires, saying he is committed to protecting the Amazon region....
18:44, 2019-08-24

H&M stops buying leather from Brazil over Amazon fires COPENHAGEN, Denmark — Low-cost fashion retailer Hennes & Mauritz AB says it is suspending leather purchases from Brazil in response to the Amazon fir...
16:24, 2019-09-06

Brazil's Bolsonaro says army may help fight Amazon fires Brazil's President Jair Bolsonaro said on Friday the army may be enlisted to help combat fires sweeping through the Amazon rainforest, as internation...
16:24, 2019-08-23

Brazil’s president criticizes DiCaprio over Amazon fires Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro on Friday said actor Leonardo DiCaprio had funded nonprofit groups that he claimed are partly responsible for wide...
21:24, 2019-11-29

Corporations pile pressure on Brazil over Amazon fires Asset managers, pension funds and companies halt deals and stop buying bondsFinancial pressure is growing on Brazil over fires in the Amazon and the ...
22:40, 2019-08-30

Brazil's Bolsonaro says army may be sent to help combat Amazon fires Brazil's President Jair Bolsonaro said on Friday that the army could be sent to help combat the fires sweeping through the Amazon rainforest, and tha...
15:36, 2019-08-23

U.N. rights boss urges Brazil to preserve Amazon from mining U.N. human rights chief Michele Bachelet called on Monday for an investigation into the murder of an indigenous leader in Brazil last week and urged ...
19:56, 2019-07-29

Leonardo DiCaprio urges government action on Amazon fires 'tragedy' A crisis over burning forest in the Amazon is "incredibly tragic", actor Leonardo DiCaprio said on Monday, urging governments to do more, amid growin...
14:36, 2019-08-26

Brazil's Jair Bolsonaro wants Amazon nations to tackle fires Brazil's president said that environmental challenges must be met while respecting "national sovereignty" and announced a meeting of countries that s...
13:56, 2019-08-29

Brazil's Bolsonaro to skip Amazon fires summit he convened Brazil's president did not say whether the meeting of Amazon nations would be postponed, but ruled out his attendance. Bolsonaro has come under inter...
07:20, 2019-09-03

Macron: ‘All G7 powers must help Brazil fight raging Amazon fires’ French president talks up trade sanctions as world leaders convene and thousands of Brazilians march against BolsonaroEmmanuel Macron has asked for w...
00:12, 2019-08-25

Amazon fires: Jair Bolsonaro issues burning ban in Brazil Brazil's president signed the decree amidst escalating global pressure to address raging fires in the Amazon. The ban comes during the country's peak...
00:00, 2019-08-30

Record Amazon rainforest fires spark row between Brazil and France The Brazilian space agency, INPE, this week reported more than 75,000 fires across the Brazilian part of the world’s greatest rainforest, up 84 per c...
14:24, 2019-08-23

Brazil rejects $20 million G-7 aid package to fight Amazon fires Brazil has rejected $20 million in aid that the G-7 nations have pledged to help battle the raging Amazon rainforest fires, a government official sai...
16:08, 2019-08-27

Leonardo DiCaprio Responds to Brazil’s President About Amazon Fires The actor and environmentalist released a statement on Saturday after President Jair Bolsonaro falsely accused him of funding the fires recently set ...
02:24, 2019-12-01

Amazon fires: Brazil sends army to help tackle blazes President Jair Bolsonaro orders soldiers to be sent to the region, after pressure from EU leaders....
13:16, 2019-08-24

Brazil’s Bolsonaro Authorizes Troops to Fight Amazon Fires President Jair Bolsonaro, who is very much like the Donald Trump of Brazil, appears to have capitulated to mounting international pressure over the w...
20:48, 2019-08-24

Brazil forest fires rage as farmers push into the Amazon Forest fires are surging in Brazil, with the country's space agency reporting almost 8,000 fires already this year. Scientist Carlos Nobre from Sao P...
17:56, 2019-08-21

Explainer: Why are the Amazon fires sparking a crisis for Brazil - and the world? A record number of fires ravaging the Amazon has drawn international outrage because of the rainforest's importance to the global environment and pro...
22:00, 2019-08-25

Brazil's Bolsonaro says to fight Amazon fires, blames weather Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro said on Friday he will deploy federal troops with appropriate equipment to fight the fires in the Amazon rainfore...
02:40, 2019-08-24

Amazon burning: Brazil reports record forest fires Wildfires raging in the Amazon rainforest have hit a record number this year, with 72,843 fires detected so far by Brazil's space research center INP...
19:52, 2019-08-20

Brazil’s president claims DiCaprio paid for Amazon fires Jair Bolsonaro falsely accuses actor of funding deliberate destruction of rainforestBrazil’s president has falsely accused the actor and environmenta...
21:32, 2019-11-29

Brazil says it is target of smear campaign over role in Amazon fires Onyx Lorenzoni, the Brazilian president’s chief of staff, accused European countries of exaggerating environmental problems in Brazil in order to dis...
02:00, 2019-08-23

Amazon fires: Brazil governors push Bolsonaro to accept aid The plea from the governors comes after a spat between President Bolsonaro and the French president....
13:28, 2019-08-28

Brazil prosecutors probe surge in Amazon deforestation and fires Federal prosecutors in Brazil said on Thursday they will investigate a spike in deforestation and wildfires raging in the Amazon state of Pará to det...
21:36, 2019-08-22

Brazil president plans to send in army to contain Amazon fires The president of Brazil did not say when the armed forces would get involved but suggested that action could be imminent....
23:04, 2019-08-23

Bolsonaro says Brazil lacks resources to fight Amazon fires The Brazilian government lacks the resources to fight a record number of wildfires burning in the Amazon rainforest, President Jair Bolsonaro said on...
21:36, 2019-08-22

Brazil: Jair Bolsonaro sends in army to tackle Amazon fires The Brazilian president has been coming under increasing pressure as European leaders criticize his environmental policies. Wildfires continue to rag...
04:28, 2019-08-24

Amazon Fires Prompt Alarm in Europe, and Anger at Brazil’s Government President Emmanuel Macron of France accused President Jair Bolsonaro of Brazil of lying about climate change, and said he would try to kill a major t...
17:36, 2019-08-23

Brazil's Bolsonaro says government lacks the resources to fight Amazon fires Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro said on Thursday that the government lacks the resources to fight wildfires in the Amazon rainforest after satelli...
15:04, 2019-08-22

Brazil’s president says Leonardo DiCaprio partly to blame for Amazon fires “DiCaprio is a cool guy, isn’t he? Giving money to set the Amazon on fire,” the president said to supporters in Brasilia....
23:36, 2019-11-29

Amazon fires: The volunteer firefighters battling to save Brazil’s rainforest A band of volunteer firefighters are on a mission to stop their stretch of Brazil’s Amazon rainforest from going up in flames....
03:12, 2019-09-30

Brazil fires official after comments on illegal Amazon mining fight A regional head of Brazil's environmental authority was fired on Wednesday, a week after being named, after he made public comments saying he would n...
22:52, 2019-09-11

President Jair Bolsonaro: Brazil can’t afford to fight Amazon fires Brazil’s President Jair Bolsonaro says his country can’t afford to fight the massive blazes raging across the Amazon rainforest. Bolsonar...
00:16, 2019-08-23

Warplanes dump water as Brazil fights fires ravaging the Amazon Nearly 80,000 fires have been registered across Brazil through Aug. 24, the highest since at least 2013, according to space research agency INPE....
00:12, 2019-08-26

Leonardo DiCaprio blamed by Brazil's president for Amazon forest fires Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro took a shot at Leonardo DiCaprio's efforts to help the Amazon rainforest in the wake of the devastating summer fir...
21:04, 2019-11-29

Brazil officials, Bolsonaro's son meet with Trump to discuss Amazon fires Brazil's foreign minister and President Jair Bolsonaro's son met with U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday to discuss the fires ravaging the Amazon ...
03:04, 2019-08-31

Brazil’s Leader Falsely Blames Leonardo DiCaprio for Amazon Fires President Jair Bolsonaro falsely claimed that the actor had financed the fires, his latest broadside to shift blame....
12:28, 2019-11-30

Do the Brazil Amazon fires justify environmental interventionism? | Lawrence Douglas All the reasons that support the project of humanitarian intervention apply with equal, if not greater force, in the case of the environmentThe horri...
13:20, 2019-08-31

Brazil ramps up environmental policing amid outrage over Amazon fires Brazilian law enforcement officials targeted illegal wildcat miners in an apparent resurgence of environmental policing amid raging Amazonian rainfor...
18:20, 2019-08-31

Amazon fires: Brazil bans land clearance blazes for 60 days The 60-day ban comes as a leading environmentalist warns "the worst of the fire is yet to come"....
16:24, 2019-08-29

Corporate fallout for Brazil heats up despite signs Amazon fires may be slowing Fires in Brazil's Amazon rainforest have receded slightly since President Jair Bolsonaro sent in the military to help battle the blazes, but internat...
22:24, 2019-08-29

Bolsonaro launches ‘Brazil week’ in bid to 'revamp' image over Amazon fires President urged citizens to hit the streets and show ‘the Amazon is ours’ amid sinking ratings and vilification over the AmazonBrazil’s far-right pre...
14:40, 2019-09-06

Bolsonaro says Brazil will accept planes from Chile to fight Amazon fires About 60 per cent of the Amazon region is in Brazil. The vast Amazon also includes Bolivia, Colombia, Venezuela, Ecuador, Peru, Guyana, Suriname and ...
21:24, 2019-08-28

Brazil's neighbors call for meeting and Amazon pact as fires rage Peru and Colombia called on Tuesday on fellow Amazonian countries to attend a presidential meeting next month on the forest fires raging in Brazil an...
00:24, 2019-08-28

Exclusive: As Amazon fires rage, Brazil tells diplomats to fix image Stung by a global outcry over deforestation and wildfires in the Amazon rainforest, Brazil has launched a diplomatic offensive to persuade the intern...
19:36, 2019-08-23

Brazil's Bolsonaro says he might send the army to fight forest fires in the Amazon (AP Photo/Eraldo Peres) Brazil has faced increasing international scrutiny over the record number of fires sweeping through the Amazon rain forest. ...
22:48, 2019-08-23

Brazil's Bolsonaro thanks Trump for support amid Amazon fires crisis Brazil President Jair Bolsonaro on Tuesday thanked U.S. President Donald Trump for his support over the issue of Amazon wildfires, as the far-right B...
18:56, 2019-08-27

Amazon burning: Brazil reports highest forest fires since 2010 (This copy published on August 21, 2019, has been updated to correct to say fires highest since 2010 and removes reference to record.)...
21:48, 2019-08-28

Bolsonaro Fires Head of Agency Tracking Amazon Deforestation in Brazil The president claimed a government monitoring agency had released deforestation data with the intent to harm Brazil’s image abroad, a decision that i...
03:04, 2019-08-03

Fish farmer Mowi could halt Brazil soy imports over Amazon fires Mowi ASA , the world's largest salmon producer, could stop buying Brazilian soy for its fish farms unless the South American country curbs Amazon def...
23:16, 2019-08-28

Trump speaks with Brazil's Bolsonaro, offers aid with Amazon rainforest fires U.S. President Donald Trump said he spoke with Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro on Friday and offered help, if needed, in dealing with the Amazon r...
01:28, 2019-08-24

Brazil's Bolsonaro will send army to fight Amazon fires: governor The Brazilian army will be deployed to fight fires in the Amazon rainforest, the governor of the Amazon state of Roraima said on Friday....
01:28, 2019-08-24

Rains, military response help curb fires in Brazil's Amazon in September The number of fires in Brazil's Amazon rainforest has receded, falling 36% in September from August to well below a 20-year historic average for the ...
19:32, 2019-10-04

Amazon rainforest fires: What caused them and why activists are blaming Brazil’s president Unlike in other ecosystems, scientists say the wildfires burning in the Amazon are not natural. ...
21:56, 2019-08-21

Brazil to hire short-term environmental enforcers following Amazon fires Brazil doesn't have the funding to hire more permanent environmental enforcement agents in the wake of surging Amazon fires but will contract local e...
03:04, 2019-09-07

Brazil's Bolsonaro accuses NGOs of setting fires in Amazon rainforest Brazil's right-wing President Jair Bolsonaro on Wednesday accused non-governmental organizations of setting wildfires in the Amazon rainforest to dam...
21:56, 2019-08-21

Brazil: fears for isolated Amazon tribes as fires erupt on protected reserves Blazes seen on Araribóia reserve, home to Awá peopleCampaigners say indigenous territories easy targets for loggers Fires have been reported in prote...
21:12, 2019-08-29

Exclusive: As fires race through Amazon, Brazil's Bolsonaro weakens environment agency As the world recoils at the sight of fires ravaging Brazil's Amazon jungle, the nation's far-right government is undermining the agency charged with ...
12:32, 2019-08-28

Environmental group calls on Canada to get tough with Brazil to curb fires in Amazon While forest fires ravage the Amazon rainforests, environment group in Canada wants Ottawa to get tough on Brazil to halt deforestation....
01:28, 2019-08-28

Smoke from Amazon fires leaves Brazil’s largest city in total darkness Massive fires burning in the Amazon rainforest caused a daytime blackout in Brazil’s largest city this week. Day turned to night at around 3 p....
07:12, 2019-08-21

Brazil bans legal land-clearing fires in wake of Amazon wildfires Brazil’s government is banning most legal fires, used for land-clearing, for at least 60 days in the wake of the massive fires that ravished the Amaz...
15:28, 2019-08-30

Amazon fires: Record number burning in Brazil rainforest - space agency Fires in the Amazon have risen 84% amid growing deforestation, Brazil's space research agency says....
18:12, 2019-08-21

Brazil's President Accuses Leonardo DiCaprio of Causing Amazon Forest Fires Jair Bolsonaro, president of Brazil, is claiming that the Amazon is on fire because of Leonardo DiCaprio....
18:08, 2019-12-01

Leonardo DiCaprio Denies Financing Amazon Fires After Brazil's President's Accusation Leonardo DiCaprio: Oscar-winning actor, longtime Hollywood hottie, environmental activist...arsonist benefactor? On Friday, Brazilian President Jair ...
18:36, 2019-11-30

‘Join our fight’: Indigenous people in Brazil speak out against Amazon rainforest fires With over 98 per cent of Indigenous lands in Brazil within the Amazon, the threat to such groups are particularly exposed....
16:56, 2019-08-29

Warplanes dump water on Amazon as Brazil military begins fighting fires Brazilian warplanes are dumping water on the burning forest in the Amazon state of Rondonia, responding to a global outcry over the destruction of th...
22:00, 2019-08-25

Brazil's Bolsonaro says army may help fight Amazon fires as global condemnation mounts Brazil's President Jair Bolsonaro said on Friday the army could be sent to help combat fires sweeping through the Amazon rainforest, as international...
15:12, 2019-08-23

Amazon fires drive spike in child breathing problems in Brazil: study The surge in fires in Brazil's Amazon rainforest this year fueled a spike in young children being treated for breathing problems as smoke clouded the...
23:04, 2019-10-02

Mercosur trade deal gives EU leeway to pressure Brazil on Amazon fires: Maas A planned trade agreement between the European Union and Latin American countries allows the bloc to exert pressure on Brazil to do more against fire...
10:48, 2019-08-26

As EU threatens trade retaliation, Brazil sends army to fight Amazon fires European leaders on Friday threatened to tear up a trade deal with South America, reflecting the growing international dismay and anger with Brazil a...
01:28, 2019-08-24

Amazon fires could burn Brazil's bid to join OECD rich nations club Uncontrolled fires sweeping through the Amazon rainforest could scuttle Brazil's chances of becoming a member of the Organization for Economic Co-ope...
22:16, 2019-08-23

Igniting global outrage, Brazil's Bolsonaro baselessly blames NGOs for Amazon fires Brazil's far-right President Jair Bolsonaro on Wednesday accused non-governmental organizations of burning down the Amazon rainforest to hurt his gov...
23:48, 2019-08-21

Police raid office of Brazil NGO linked to brigade that helped battle Amazon fires Raid and arrests of four volunteer firefighters were a politically-motivated attack, indigenous associations and campaigners sayThe headquarters of a...
00:04, 2019-11-27

Amazon rainforest fires: global leaders urged to divert Brazil from 'suicide' path Experts say international pressure may be only way to sway Bolsonaro governmentInternational pressure may be the only way to stop the Brazilian gover...
12:16, 2019-08-23

Canada offers to help Brazil fight Amazon forest fires as flames take centre stage at G7 Freeland has spoken to her counterpart in Brazil, Ernesto Araújo, and offered Canada's assistance in fighting the forest fires, a government official...
13:08, 2019-08-26

Brazil's president accuses actor DiCaprio of financing Amazon fires, offers no evidence Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro claimed on Friday that Hollywood star Leonardo DiCaprio financed fires being set in the Amazon rainforest, without...
03:56, 2019-11-30

Facing global pressure, Brazil's Bolsonaro may send army to curb Amazon fires Amid growing global condemnation, Brazil's President Jair Bolsonaro said on Friday he may mobilize the army to help combat a record number of fires s...
20:48, 2019-08-23

Amid global pressure, Brazil's Bolsonaro looks to send army to fight Amazon fires Brazil's President Jair Bolsonaro said on Friday he may mobilize the army to help combat fires sweeping through the Amazon rainforest, as internation...
18:16, 2019-08-23

Bolsonaro attacks 'lying' media on Amazon fires, demands respect for Brazil's sovereignty Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro said on Tuesday the Amazon rainforest was not being devastated by fires as reported by "lying" media and that fore...
17:48, 2019-09-24

Brazil: fires in protected areas raise fears loggers targeting isolated Amazon tribes Blazes seen on Araribóia reserve, home to Awá peopleCampaigners say indigenous territories easy targets for loggersFires have been reported in prote...
20:32, 2019-08-29

Amazon rainforest fires: Brazil vows to accept foreign aid as long as it can control how it's spent Brazil has said it is ready to accept foreign aid to help fight fires in the Amazon rainforest but only if it could determine how it will be spent....
11:04, 2019-08-28

Amazon fires: Brazil sends army to tackle record number of blazes as thousands protest for action Brazil's president has ordered the military to help battle a record number or fires in the Amazon....
09:28, 2019-08-24

Brazil's leader Jair Bolsonaro looks to send in army to battle Amazon fires amid international outcry Brazil's President Jair Bolsonaro has said he might send the military to battle the massive blazes engulfing the Amazon amid an international outcry....
22:48, 2019-08-23

Amazon fires: G7 leaders 'nearing agreement' on how to help Brazil tackle rainforest blazes Leaders from the UK, US, Japan, Germany, France, Italy and Canada are continuing talks in Biarritz today...
10:56, 2019-08-26

Amazon rainforest fires LIVE: Worldwide protests after Macron blasts blazes as 'crime against humanity' in war of words with Brazil A record number of fires are devastating huge parts of the Amazon Rainforest, striking a huge blow in the fight against climate change....
16:48, 2019-08-23

'Chaos, chaos, chaos': Amazon still ablaze as Brazil dismisses 'fuss' over fires A 2,000km road and river odyssey through rainforest reveals consensus from all sides: Bolsonaro has spurred a record burning season and ushered in a ...
08:56, 2019-09-09

Amazon fires: Brazilian troops start putting out large swathes of rainforest fires Brazilian troops have started putting out large swathes of fires in the Amazon rainforest....
12:00, 2019-08-25

Lady Gaga to launch beauty line on Amazon as retailer targets cosmetics business Pop star Lady Gaga on Tuesday announced a line of beauty products exclusively for sale on Amazon in a boost to the online retailer's cosmetics busine...
01:48, 2019-07-10

US general urges other countries to help protect tankers after Gulf attacks Paul Selva calls for international consensus as deterrent to further attacks while Pompeo stresses Trump does not want war with IranA top US general ...
21:20, 2019-06-18

Grain traders oppose Brazil's soy ban to protect savannah Global grain traders are against banning soy purchases from newly deforested areas of Brazil's savannah region, that would duplicate a similar morato...
00:36, 2019-11-08

Norway urges its companies in Brazil to be mindful of deforestation Norway, until recently the main donor to a fund to curb Amazonian deforestation, called on Tuesday on Norwegian companies active in Brazil to ensure ...
18:56, 2019-08-27

ISIS urges followers to ‘ignite fires’ in forests across US and Europe ISIS is urging its followers to spark wildfires across the US and Europe, according to reports. At least four propaganda posters have appeared on Qur...
16:40, 2019-11-06

Brazil welcomes help to fight forest fires, will decide how to use it The Brazilian government said on Tuesday that it welcomed all foreign aid from organizations or countries to help fight the forest fires in the Amazo...
01:36, 2019-08-28

Brazil says thousands of troops available to combat forest fires 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 ...
19:00, 2019-08-24

Brazil rejects millions pledged at G-7 to fight fires As fires rage in the Amazon rainforest, Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro’s administration rejected $20 million in aid from the G-7 that was pledged...
16:24, 2019-08-27

Brazil not working with U.S. on forest fires: defense minister The United States is not giving Brazil concrete support to combat forest fires despite President Donald Trump's broad offer of assistance, Brazilian ...
18:28, 2019-08-24

Brazil’s Rainforest Fires Prompt Alarm and Anger in Europe President Emmanuel Macron of France accused President Jair Bolsonaro of Brazil of lying about climate change, and said he would try to kill a major t...
01:28, 2019-08-24

UPDATED: Brazil rejects millions pledged at G-7 to fight fires As fires rage in the Amazon rainforest, Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro’s administration rejected $20 million in aid from the G-7 that was pledged...
23:44, 2019-08-27

Brazil: Bolsonaro fires key moderate who warned of dangers of 'extremism' Government secretary Carlos Alberto dos Santos Cruz forced outNews comes as scandal swirls around justice minister MoroBrazil’s far-right president J...
02:44, 2019-06-14

Raging rainforest fires darken skies in Brazil, inspire #prayforamazonia NBC NEWS – A record level of fires in Brazil’s Amazon region has been linked to an increase in deforestation, inspiring a #prayforamazonia soci...
03:20, 2019-08-22

Neymar to Barcelona: Gerard Pique urges Brazil star to speak out if he wants Nou Camp return Barcelona defender Gerard Pique has revealed that he still talks to Neymar, but says it is up to the Brazilian to come out and speak about a possible...
09:24, 2019-08-07

To Protect the Amazon Rainforest and Beyond, We Must Start in the Andes If the Amazon rainforest are the lungs of the planet, then the Andes are its lifeblood. The world’s last remaining hotspot for agrobiodiversity...
13:04, 2019-10-17

The Best Home Cold Brew Maker is on Sale for Amazon Prime Day Get a steal on the our favorite way to make cold brew coffee (and save some cash in the process)....
17:16, 2019-07-16

Brazil's Bolsonaro fires 'militant' head of climate change action group Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro fired the head of a government-backed climate forum, after the group organized states to work around the right-win...
22:56, 2019-05-10

Countries 'overreact' by linking rainforest fires to approval EU-Mercosur pact: Brazil minister Countries like Ireland and France "overreact" when they link the recent fires ravaging the Amazon rainforest to the final approval of a trade agreeme...
19:16, 2019-08-26

Brazil's Bolsonaro fires land rights chief at urging of farm official: sources Brazil President Jair Bolsonaro has fired the head of the agency responsible for rural land rights at the urging of an official backed by the country...
02:56, 2019-10-01

Brazilian army is ready to protect the Amazon rainforest, says general The Brazilian army is ready to defend the Amazon rainforest, Edson Leal Pujol, head of the armed forces, said on Friday amid increasing international...
18:16, 2019-08-23

Amazon Constructed a Super Mario Maker 2 Preorder Discount, For Prime Members Only Amazon’s $10 video game preorder credits seem to have gone the way of the dodo, but that doesn’t mean you can’t save a few bucks. Super Mario Maker 2...
22:48, 2019-06-18

Tell us how you have been affected by the Amazon fires We want to hear from people living or working on the frontline of the fires destroying forests in Brazil, Bolivia and across the regionSmoke from wil...
13:44, 2019-08-27

Amazon fires: By the numbers The raging fires in Brazil's Amazon rainforest have captured the public's imagination worldwide for the last few weeks and recently prompted the coun...
01:12, 2019-08-28

Amazon fires: what is happening and is there anything we can do? Why people should be worried about the blazes and increased deforestation in BrazilThousands of fires are burning in Brazil, many of them in the worl...
14:32, 2019-08-23

Sam Kerr fires warning to Australian women's team critics after wild, come from behind win over Brazil: 'We're back, so suck on that one' Photo by ERIC GAILLARD / Reuters Sam Kerr fired a warning to her team's fiercest critics Thursday. Kerr, captain of the Australia team at the FIFA W...
22:40, 2019-06-13

As Amazon burns, 230 big investors call on firms to protect world's rainforests With widespread fires wreaking havoc on the Amazon, over 200 investors representing some $16.2 trillion under management on Wednesday called on compa...
23:16, 2019-09-18

Brazilian state creates force to protect Amazon tribe from loggers The government of the Brazilian state of Maranhao plans to set up a police task force on Monday to protect the Guajajara tribe from illegal loggers t...
20:20, 2019-11-04

Amazon fires: Can international pressure help put them out? Wildfires blazing in the Amazon have sparked an international dispute. As Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro dismisses foreign leaders' condemnations...
17:44, 2019-08-23

Amazon rainforest fires can be seen from space A chunk of the Amazon rainforest has been ravaged by fires for weeks — and the smoke from the infernos is so intense, it can be seen from space...
14:56, 2019-08-20

Amazon rainforest fires: What’s happening and how you can help The Amazon rainforest, known as “the lungs of the planet,” has seen a record-setting wave of wildfires. Here's what you can do to help....
20:48, 2019-08-23

The Amazon Fires, From an Extraterrestrial Perspective A version of this first appeared as the TIME Space newsletter sent on Aug. 30. Space is aspirational. Merely the act of looking through a telescope ...
14:40, 2019-09-06

Fires are raging in the Amazon forest. Here’s how you can help A record number of fires in Brazil’s Amazon region have been linked to an increase in deforestation. According to CNN, the Amazon is the larges...
14:08, 2019-08-23

Brazilian state creates task force to protect Amazon tribe from loggers The government of the Brazilian state of Maranhao set up a police task force on Monday to protect the Guajajara tribe from illegal loggers that kille...
23:00, 2019-11-04

Brazil's environment minister says G7 aid for Amazon welcome Brazilian Environment Minister Ricardo Salles told reporters in São Paulo on Monday that financial aid to help fight fires in the Amazon rainforest f...
19:16, 2019-08-26

'No need' for German Amazon aid: Brazil's Bolsonaro President Jair Bolsonaro has dismissed the importance of German funding for forest and biodiversity projects in Brazil. "They can use this money as t...
00:24, 2019-08-12

Why the Amazon Rainforest Is On Fire in Brazil What is the cause of the fires in the Amazon rainforest and just how big a problem is it for the entire world?...
19:20, 2019-08-22

UK PM deeply concerned about Amazon rainforest fires Britain is deeply concerned about fires in the Amazon rainforest and Prime Minister Boris Johnson will use the G7 summit to call for a renewed focus ...
15:12, 2019-08-23

Why Amazon Fires Keep Raging 10 Years After a Deal to End Them Many of the thousands of fires burning in Brazil’s Amazon are set by ranchers. A deal inked 10 years ago was meant to stop the problem, but the ecolo...
16:16, 2019-10-10

The Amazon Forest Fires Are a Form of 'Genocide' When Richard Pearshouse visited indigenous communities in the Brazilian Amazon in April to investigate illegal deforestation, he heard countless horr...
19:36, 2019-08-23

How the Amazon’s fires, deforestation affect the U.S. Midwest (NBC News) — The Amazon’s lush greenery and network of waterways are at risk in the face of this summer’s record fires, but another...
01:40, 2019-08-26

As Amazon Fires Spread, So Do the Misleading Photos The fires are real. But the photographs that celebrities and politicians are sharing? Well, it depends....
23:52, 2019-08-23

The record-washing kit every vinyl owner should use to protect their collection is an Amazon Cyber Monday deal SPIN CLEAN The Spin-Clean Record Washer is a little yellow unit that has been around since the '70s, but it remains one of the most straightforward a...
23:08, 2019-12-01

Brazil president says he wants the Amazon to be exploited 'in a reasonable way' Brazil's president Jair Bolsonaro said on Thursday that he wanted the country's vast Amazon rainforest to be exploited "in a reasonable way" and crit...
01:16, 2019-04-19

Brazil Says It Will Reject $22 Million in Amazon Aid Pledged at G7 President Jair Bolsonaro suggested that President Emmanuel Macron’s real motive behind the offer, made at the Group of 7 summit, was to shield France...
15:44, 2019-08-27

Don't treat Amazon like a 'colony', says Brazil's Bolsonaro Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro said on Monday the idea of creating an international alliance to save the Amazon rainforest would be treating Braz...
19:16, 2019-08-26

Brazil's Bolsonaro awaits news on U.S. help for Amazon Brazil's President Jair Bolsonaro said on Friday he may have news later in the day on his request to U.S. President Donald Trump for help fighting th...
15:28, 2019-08-30

Brazil: Amazon deforestation rises rapidly A government institute at loggerheads with Brazil's President Jair Bolsonaro has called the massive increase a "major setback." The right-wing admini...
12:00, 2019-08-07

Brazil Says It Will Reject Millions in Amazon Aid Pledged at G7 President Jair Bolsonaro suggested that he would reconsider accepting the aid if President Emmanuel Macron of France withdrew “insults made to my per...
18:08, 2019-08-27

Amazon fires stir bitter dispute over who is to blame RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — As fires raged in the Amazon rainforest, the Brazilian government on Thursday denounced international critics who say President...
22:32, 2019-08-22

Pope calls for global commitment to put out Amazon fires Pope Francis on Sunday called for a global commitment to put out the fires in the Amazon, saying the area was essential for the health of the planet....
13:08, 2019-08-25

Brazilian states ask for military help as Amazon fires rage Six states in Brazil's Amazon region requested military help on Saturday to combat record fires that are tearing through the rainforest, provoking an...
22:56, 2019-08-24

Why Did a Vow to End Amazon Fires Falter? Blame ‘Cattle Laundering’ Many of the thousands of fires burning in Brazil’s Amazon are set by ranchers. A deal inked 10 years ago was meant to stop the problem, but the ecolo...
11:56, 2019-10-10

Amazon rainforest fires: an environmental catastrophe – in pictures Fires are raging across the world’s largest tropical rainforest as farmers, land-grabbers and loggers torch trees and clear land for crops or grazing...
07:20, 2019-08-27

G7 cash for Amazon fires is ‘chump change’, say campaigners World leaders offer $20m now plus reforestation plan, but critics want major policy shiftsThe G7’s pledge of $20m (£16m) to douse the fires in the Am...
22:28, 2019-08-26

Fires in Amazon Rain Forest Have Surged This Year More than 74,000 wildfires have been detected in the world’s largest rain forest this year, an 84 percent increase from the same period last year, Br...
22:12, 2019-08-21

Amazon fires intensify Andes glacier melt Burning of the rainforest appears to speed up the melting of tropical glaciers, scientists find....
17:08, 2019-11-28

Brazilian climate strikers take aim at Bolsonaro for Amazon fires Thousands of Brazilians demanded action on climate change on Friday, taking aim in nationwide protests at President Jair Bolsonaro who they say is al...
00:16, 2019-09-21

G7 offers emergency aid to fight Amazon forest fires Leaders of the Group of Seven wealthy nations on Monday offered $20 million of emergency aid to help battle wildfires in the Amazon rainforest, a ges...
03:08, 2019-08-27

Amazon fires pose health risks to children: WHO Fires raging in the Amazon pose a risk to health including from respiratory diseases, especially in children, the World Health Organization (WHO) sai...
15:28, 2019-08-30

Smoke from fires in Africa help keep the Amazon rainforest alive A new study by the Unversity of Miami’s Rosenstiel School of Marine and Atmospheric Science reveals that fires which rage in Africa actually fertiliz...
22:08, 2019-08-01

Amazon fires are a shameful indictment of our lust for excess The flames engulfing the world’s biggest rainforest are a human tragedy as well as an environmental one. We are all to blameThe scale of the devastat...
14:16, 2019-09-06

Amazon Fires Unite Enemy Tribes Against Bolsonaro The Amazon fires are uniting rival indigenous cultures against Jair Bolsonaro’s administration in Brazil. ...
20:28, 2019-09-05

Amazon fires 'extraordinarily concerning', warns UN biodiversity chief Biodiversity chief calls for countries to unite to halt rapid degradation of natureThe fires in the Amazon are “extraordinarily concerning” for the p...
17:20, 2019-08-30

Brazilian envoys in U.S. to discuss aid for raging Amazon fires Bolsonaro said he had asked U.S. President Donald Trump for “help” and that Trump had said “he couldn’t make a decision without hearing from Brazil.”...
20:56, 2019-08-30

Cricket at low tide and Amazon fires: Sunday’s top photos The Guardian’s picture editors select photo highlights from around the world Continue reading......
14:56, 2019-09-01

Amazon sees more than 100,000 fires, causing spike in air pollution The destructive blazes in the Amazon rainforest are spewing a toxic brew into the air and causing a spike in air pollution, new satellite images from...
00:52, 2019-09-12

Amazon fires are 'true apocalypse', says Brazilian archbishop Erwin Kräutler says he expects next month’s papal synod to denounce destruction of rainforestThe fires in the Amazon are a “true apocalypse”, accordi...
18:36, 2019-09-05

Fires in the Amazon: a barrier to climate change up in smoke Fire is not natural in the Amazon. Virgin rainforest, no matter how fierce the sun, is too wet to catch alight. If the forest burns it is almost alwa...
08:16, 2019-12-06

Smoke from fires in Africa fertilizes the Amazon over 6,500 miles away It’s tempting to think that two locations separated by over 6,500 miles wouldn’t have much of an impact on one another, but nothing could...
05:44, 2019-08-01

Climate, green energy and the Amazon fires | Letters Ian Duncan responds to letter on energy targets, Carol Blumenthal defends activists, Wendy Mulville recalls her experiences about air conditioning in...
20:00, 2019-08-30

Brazil registers huge spike in Amazon deforestation Clear cutting in the rainforest has gone up 88% in June compared to the same time last year. The new government's push for more logging may, however,...
21:52, 2019-07-03

Bolsonaro says fire ban in Brazil limited to Amazon region only Brazil's National Space Research Institute says fires have increased about 80% in Brazil this year when compared to the same period last year. A litt...
20:20, 2019-08-31

Brazil's Bolsonaro wants U.S. to join development plan for the Amazon Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro said on Monday that he told U.S. President Donald Trump that he wants the United States to take part in a joint de...
10:42, 2019-04-09

Deforestation in Brazil's Amazon rainforest surges through September Deforestation in Brazil's Amazon jumped for the fifth straight month in September compared with last year, with destruction up 93% in the first nine ...
17:56, 2019-10-11

Bolsonaro says he’ll take Amazon fire aid if Brazil can decide how to spend it Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro moved toward accepting foreign aid to battle the raging Amazon rainforest fires — but insisted that the Sout...
16:04, 2019-08-28

Grain traders oppose end of Brazil's soy ban in Amazon rainforest Brazil's soybean traders association Abiove said on Monday it opposes a movement led by some farmers to end the country's so-called soy moratorium, a...
22:44, 2019-11-11

Brazil to only accept G7 Amazon aid if Macron withdraws 'insults' Brazil President Jair Bolsonaro said on Tuesday he wants French President Emmanuel Macron to retract "insults" against him before he considers accept...
18:56, 2019-08-27

Bolsonaro says criticism over Amazon interferes with Brazil's sovereignty Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro said in a Facebook live broadcast on Thursday that countries that give money to preserve the Amazon rainforest do ...
01:20, 2019-08-23

Brazil farmers push traders to end Amazon soy moratorium Brazilian farmers plan to start a campaign next week to end a ban by trading firms on buying soybeans from parts of the Amazon rainforest cleared aft...
22:44, 2019-11-05

Brazil Angrily Rejects Millions in Amazon Aid Pledged at G7 President Jair Bolsonaro suggested that he would reconsider accepting the aid if President Emmanuel Macron of France withdrew “insults made to my per...
22:32, 2019-08-27

Why is Bolsonaro wary of foreign Amazon aid? Ask Brazil's military Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro's furious reaction to foreign criticism of his handling of Amazon fires reflects the sacred place the vast region ...
01:44, 2019-08-31

Brazil feels pressure over Amazon deforestation data Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro said on Thursday that if a senior government scientist had betrayed his confidence regarding deforestation data, h...
05:12, 2019-08-02

H&M halts leather purchases from Brazil due to Amazon wildfires H&M, the world's second-biggest fashion retailer, said on Thursday it had stopped purchasing leather from Brazil for the time being due to environmen...
21:32, 2019-09-05

Brazil to accept G7 Amazon aid only if Macron withdraws 'insults' Brazil President Jair Bolsonaro said on Tuesday he wants French President Emmanuel Macron to retract "insults" against him before he will countenance...
17:28, 2019-08-27

Brazil looks to neighbors for Amazon support, defends record Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro said on Wednesday he would meet with other South American countries to set common policy for defending the Amazon ...
01:40, 2019-08-29

G7 advisers discuss 'concrete measures' on Amazon fires: France Advisers to G7 leaders are discussing concrete measures to be decided on during the Group of Seven industrialized countries' summit this weekend in F...
16:24, 2019-08-23

G7: Trump skips talks on climate crisis and Amazon fires US president misses key G7 meeting as summit agrees €20m fund to fight wildfiresDonald Trump did not attend Monday’s crucial discussion on climate an...
16:20, 2019-08-26

The Amazon rainforest depends on fires in Africa for a vital nutrient We thought the Amazon got the essential nutrient phosphorus from Saharan dust. Now it appears it mainly comes from forest fires and people burning wo...
22:28, 2019-07-29

Canada says it will send water bombers to help fight Amazon fires Canada will send water bombers to Brazil to help fight wildfires in the Amazon jungle and is also contributing C$15 million ($11.30 million) in aid,...
19:16, 2019-08-26

Protesters besiege Brazilian embassies worldwide over Amazon fires Activists condemn president Jair Bolsonaro’s failure to defend the forest as his supporters condemn ‘global left’Protesters have laid siege to Brazil...
21:36, 2019-08-23

Ireland could oppose Mercosur trade deal over Amazon fires Leo Varadkar says Dublin will vote against EU pact unless Brazil stops forest burningsIreland’s taoiseach, Leo Varadkar, has said Dublin will vote ag...
14:32, 2019-08-23

Leonardo DiCaprio fund donating $5M to help quell Amazon fires Through Earth Alliance, the Amazon Forest Fund will provide money to five local organizations working to protect the Amazon....
20:44, 2019-08-26

Amazon fires show world heading for point of no return, says UN Biodiversity chief calls for countries to unite to halt rapid degradation of natureThe fires in the Amazon are “extraordinarily concerning” for the p...
14:56, 2019-08-30

Rainfall could take weeks to extinguish Amazon rainforest fires, experts say The fires are not limited to Brazil, with at least 10,000 square kilometers (about 3,800 square miles) burning in Bolivia near its border with Paragu...
14:08, 2019-08-27

France's Macron calls Amazon fires an international emergency French President Emmanuel Macron said on Thursday that the fires raging in the Amazon rain forest are an international emergency and called for the s...
22:56, 2019-08-22

Greenpeace: G7 leaders cannot use Amazon fires to distract from own climate plans A record number of fires burning in the rainforest in Brazil this month is raising serious concerns about the planet's health....
22:40, 2019-08-23

Bolsonaro open to discussing Amazon fires at UN after refusing assistance Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro says he wants to discuss the Amazon fires that have drawn world attention at the next U.N. General Assembly in Sep...
18:52, 2019-09-02

Amazon versus Africa forest fires: Is the world really ablaze? Forests in the African tropics also catch fire. But, from an ecological point of view, the situations in Africa and South America are very different ...
18:08, 2019-08-30

Boris Johnson 'deeply concerned' by fires raging in the Amazon Labour criticises UK government for ‘cosying up’ to Brazil during trade missionBoris Johnson has expressed concern about the fires raging in the Amaz...
15:28, 2019-08-23

Austria rejects EU-Mercosur trade deal over Amazon fires Concerns about threats to farming sector also featured in Austrian parliament debateThe future of the trade deal between the EU and South America’s M...
14:00, 2019-09-19

As fires ravage the Amazon, indigenous tribes pray for protection As thousands of fires ravage the Amazon, the world's largest rainforest, some indigenous tribes are turning to prayer in a bid to halt the destructio...
05:36, 2019-09-02

How Trump’s trade wars are fueling the Amazon fires | Art Cullen Brazil is now the top exporter of soybeans to China – and that is leading to the rainforest being burned down at an extraordinary rateThe so-called “...
13:28, 2019-09-01

Rain will not extinguish Amazon fires for weeks, weather experts say Weak rainfall is unlikely to extinguish a record number of fires raging in Brazil's Amazon anytime soon, with pockets of precipitation through Sept. ...
12:48, 2019-08-27

G7 leaders agree on $20M plan to help fight Amazon rainforest fires French President Emmanuel Macron says the countries will offer short-term assistance to help douse the flames....
14:52, 2019-08-26

G7 leaders near deal to provide $20 million to tackle Amazon fires The leaders of the group of seven nations are close to agreeing a deal to provide $20 million in emergency help to stop the Amazon forest fires, a Fr...
14:52, 2019-08-26

US briefing: Amazon fires, endangered species and employee activism Friday’s top story: Macron calls wildfires ‘international crisis’ and urges G7 response. Plus, GM plant closed amid Trump’s failure to bring back mid...
13:12, 2019-08-23

Leonardo DiCaprio falsely accused of financing Amazon fires Brazil's President Jair Bolsonaro has accused Leonardo DiCaprio of financing deliberate fires in the Amazon rainforest - despite producing no evidenc...
06:44, 2019-11-30

In the Amazon, Fires Steal Breath, but Smoke Smells of Money The thousands of fires set to clear land for cattle in Brazil’s rainforest are widely seen as an environmental disaster. Local ranch hands have more ...
15:24, 2019-11-02

G7 nations close to agreement on tackling Amazon fires: Macron French President Emmanuel Macron said on Sunday the leaders of the world's major industrialized nations were close to an agreement on how to help fig...
22:00, 2019-08-25

Pope urges respect for indigenous Amazon peoples at start of three-week gathering Pope Francis on Monday told an assembly of bishops discussing the Amazon region of South America that modern society should not try to impose its rul...
15:00, 2019-10-07

Under Brazil’s Far-Right Leader, Amazon Protections Slashed and Forests Fall Cutting down trees at the current rate could lead to runaway deforestation, environmentalists say. But President Bolsonaro is sticking to his promise...
16:24, 2019-07-29

Brazil to revamp Amazon Fund after finding irregularities: minister Brazil will overhaul rules for selecting projects to reduce deforestation supported by the Amazon Fund, which is financed by Norway and Germany, afte...
20:20, 2019-05-17

Brazil agribusiness joins with NGOs to call for action on Amazon Brazil's leading meat export industry group and other agribusiness associations on Friday joined with nongovernment organizations (NGOs) to call for ...
17:52, 2019-09-06

Bolsonaro says conversation with Merkel reaffirms Brazil sovereignty over Amazon Brazilian President Bolsonaro said he had a productive conversation on Friday regarding fires in the Amazon with German Chancellor Angela Merkel, whi...
01:44, 2019-08-31

Brazil cancels decree barring sugarcane cultivation in the Amazon Brazil has canceled a 10-year-old ban on sugarcane cultivation in its Amazon rainforest and central wetlands, the government gazette said on Wednesda...
23:44, 2019-11-06

Without evidence, Brazil's Bolsonaro claims NGOs may be burning the Amazon Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro on Wednesday said, without presenting evidence, that non-governmental organizations could be burning down the Amaz...
15:16, 2019-08-21

Germany cuts $39M in funds to Brazil for Amazon preservation over deforestation SAO PAULO – Germany decided to suspend $39 million in funds sent to Brazil to finance projects aimed at preserving the Amazon forest due to inc...
23:40, 2019-08-12

Under Brazil’s Far Right Leader, Amazon Protections Slashed and Forests Fall Cutting down trees at the current rate could lead to runaway deforestation, environmentalists say. But President Bolsonaro is sticking to his promise...
19:48, 2019-07-28

Brazil space institute director sacked in Amazon deforestation row Far-right leader Jair Bolsonaro calls satellite data showing rise in deforestation ‘lies’ The director of Brazil’s National Space Research Institute ...
20:36, 2019-08-02

Macron must take back 'insults' for Brazil to accept G7 Amazon aid: Bolsonaro Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro said on Tuesday he wants French President Emmanuel Macron to withdraw the "insults" made against him before he con...
20:56, 2019-08-27

The deforestation of Brazil’s Amazon jumped by 88% last month: research agency Brazil President Jair Bolsonaro has called for development of the Amazon rainforest region....
06:28, 2019-07-04

Brazil Amazon deforestation soars to 11-year high under Bolsonaro Deforestation in Brazil's Amazon rainforest rose to its highest in over a decade this year, government data on Monday showed, confirming a sharp rise...
16:48, 2019-11-18

Brazil: Illegal loggers kill indigenous man during Amazon attack 'Lobo' belonged to the Guajajaras, one of Brazil's largest indigenous groups. The country's pan-indigenous organization, APIB, blamed President Jair ...
00:36, 2019-11-03

Germany to cut part of funds sent to Brazil for Amazon preservation: newspaper Germany will partially suspend funds sent to Brazil to finance projects aimed at preserving the Amazon forest due to increasing deforestation, Brazil...
23:52, 2019-08-10

Norway halts Amazon fund donation in dispute with Brazil International concerns grow over deforestation surge since Jair Bolsonaro took powerNorway has followed Germany in suspending donations to the Brazil...
13:24, 2019-08-16

Brazil's JBS buying cattle from deforested Amazon land: report Brazilian food processor JBS SA has been buying cattle from ranchers operating on deforested land in the Amazon that the government had said must not...
20:20, 2019-07-02

Amazon indigenous leaders killed in Brazil drive-by shooting Gunmen opened fire on a group from the Guajajara tribe on a highway in Maranhão state, killing two and wounding othersTwo indigenous leaders have bee...
03:36, 2019-12-08

Amazon rainforest deforestation in Brazil at highest level in more than a decade Environment ministry officials say they will meet the Amazon region's governors to discuss ways to reduce deforestation....
18:48, 2019-11-18

Brazil slashes environmental protection budget as Amazon burns Brazil’s government has begun legal procedures to transfer all employees out of three of the state’s four federal environmental protection offices, w...
20:16, 2019-09-17

Amazon deforestation in Brazil hits worst level in over a decade Deforestation in the Amazon rose by almost 30%, the latest Brazilian government figures show. Concerns over the fate of the Amazon have heightened si...
20:12, 2019-11-18

Amazon protection: Can Brazil's destructive cattle ranches be transformed? With rising deforestation rates in the Amazon and 80% of logging linked to cattle ranching, some in Brazil are trying to boost sustainable livestock ...
11:20, 2019-11-19

Brazil's Amazon deforestation highest since 2008, space agency says The rainforest loses 9,762 sq km in 12 months, an increase of nearly 30%, Brazil's space agency says....
12:08, 2019-11-19

Brazil's Bolsonaro says DiCaprio gave cash 'to set Amazon on fire' The Hollywood actor dismisses Jair Bolsonaro's claim he "gave money to set the Amazon on fire"....
13:12, 2019-11-30

Norway suspends cash for Amazon fund over dispute with Brazil Norway has suspended funding that was supporting measures to curb deforestation in Brazil after the South American country blocked the operations of ...
23:04, 2019-08-15

Brazil spokesman says Bolsonaro may visit Amazon region this week Brazil's spokesman said on Monday president Jair Bolsonaro may visit the Amazon region later this week to check on the efforts to reduce forest fires...
01:08, 2019-08-27

Brazil's Amazon chief Raoni calls on Bolsonaro to step down Indigenous chief Raoni Metuktire, proposed for the Nobel Peace Prize, said on Wednesday his people would not leave the Amazon and called on Brazil Pr...
21:12, 2019-09-25

Brazil officials failed to act after warning of 'fire day’ in Amazon, prosecutors say Investigation into why environment agency ignored warnings that farmers and land-grabbers were planning day of coordinated firesBrazilian environment...
00:52, 2019-08-27

UK firms urge Brazil to stop Amazon deforestation for soy production Tesco and Asda are among 67 firms and investors who have written to President BolsonaroTesco, Sainsbury’s, Asda and the UK’s largest asset manager ar...
07:48, 2019-12-03

Rains bring some relief to surging deforestation in Brazil's Amazon The pace of surging deforestation in Brazil's Amazon rainforest this year eased in October, government data showed on Friday, with the onset of the r...
16:16, 2019-11-08

Brazil Amazon deforestation soars to 11-year high in 2019 Deforestation in Brazil's Amazon rainforest rose to its highest in over a decade this year, government data on Monday showed, confirming a sharp rise...
16:00, 2019-11-18

Norway stops Amazon fund contribution in dispute with Brazil Norway has suspended donations supporting projects to curb deforestation in Brazil after the country's right-wing government blocked operations of a ...
00:40, 2019-08-16

Amazon deforestation: EU firms linked to illegal logging in Brazil An organic smoothie producer and a boutique fashion store are among Western businesses whose supply chains are tainted by illegal deforestation in Bo...
12:52, 2019-05-01

Bolsonaro enjoys comedy club outing as Amazon fires rage on President watches right-wing comic as pre-recorded speech to nation on fighting fires airs While the Amazon burned and Brazilians demonstrated their ...
21:52, 2019-08-24

Brazilian warplanes dump water on Amazon fires as outcry mounts G7 leaders stepped up presure on president Jair Bolsonaro to tackle destruction of precious rainforestBrazilian warplanes have begun dumping water on...
08:52, 2019-08-26

Fires are devouring the Amazon. And Jair Bolsonaro is to blame | David Miranda The ongoing destruction of the Amazon is taking place because of policy choices made by those who now rule BrazilAs the world watches in horror and t...
09:04, 2019-08-26

Bolivian Amazon fires: relief as rains douse two-month inferno Heavy rains have helped military contain blazes that have burnt more than 4m hectares of landHeavy rains over recent days in the Bolivian Amazon have...
03:12, 2019-10-08

Donald Trump skips G7 talks on climate crisis and Amazon fires US president misses key meeting as summit agrees €20m fund to fight wildfiresThe US president, Donald Trump, did not attend Monday’s crucial discussi...
14:28, 2019-08-26

Brazilian warplanes dump thousands of gallons of water on Amazon fires Brazilian warplanes dumped thousands of gallons of water over the weekend to battle the raging Amazon rain forest fires — as leaders of the G7 ...
14:44, 2019-08-26

Amazon fires spark European rift at G7 over Mercosur trade deal French president and G7 summit host Emmanuel Macron's threat to ditch a trade deal over the fires in Brazil met immediate resistance from fellow EU m...
01:36, 2019-08-25

Merkel backs Macron's call for G7 talks to focus on Amazon fires German chancellor ‘convinced of emergency’ but Brazil’s leader accuses European leaders of colonialismAngela Merkel has backed Emmanuel Macron’s call...
14:00, 2019-08-23

Burning issue: how fashion's love of leather is fuelling the fires in the Amazon Beef and soya aren’t the sole culprits – our demand for shoes, belts and handbags is driving rainforest destruction. It’s time for consumers to wake ...
13:56, 2019-08-29

Brazilian President speaks out against ‘media lies’ surrounding Amazon fires Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro spoke out against what he characterized as “media lies” about the Amazon and  alleged manipulation of the indigeno...
18:20, 2019-09-24

Jair Bolsonaro demands Macron withdraw 'insults' over Amazon fires Brazilian and French presidents continue feud over G7 aid package for wildfires raging in Amazon rainforestBrazil’s far-right president and his backe...
22:48, 2019-08-27

France and Ireland declare opposition to trade deal over Amazon fires Brazil’s handling of forest fires set to top agenda of G7 countries at meeting in Biarritz this weekendFrance and Ireland have said they will oppose ...
15:28, 2019-08-23

Jair Bolsonaro accuses NGOs of setting fires in Amazon rainforest Brazilian president blames environmental groups after he is criticised for rise in blazesThe Brazilian president, Jair Bolsonaro, has accused environ...
21:00, 2019-08-21

Macron and Bolsonaro's war of words over Amazon fires, aid and their wives – video report Tensions rose between France and Brazil after the French president, Emmanuel Macron, tweeted that the fires burning in the Amazon amounted to an inte...
21:04, 2019-08-27

Amazon fires: Forest loss challenges Paris climate ambition Fossil fuel burning is the big issue but continued forest cover loss will make climate targets harder to achieve, say scientists....
15:56, 2019-08-28

Satellite images reveal extent of air pollution caused by Amazon fires Destructive blazes in the Amazon rainforest are spewing a toxic brew into the air and causing a spike in air pollution, new satellite images from the...
18:28, 2019-09-12

Amazon fires: South American countries to meet to discuss response Brazil's President Bolsonaro also reveals he has accepted help from Chile, after rejecting a G7 offer....
17:56, 2019-08-28

Amazon fires: the tribes fighting to save their dying rainforest – video Indigenous people in Brazil have vowed to protect their land as large swathes of the Amazon forest continue to burn. The largest rainforest in the wo...
16:48, 2019-08-23

Brazilian president demands apology before accepting $20M to help fight Amazon fires Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro said Tuesday that he will accept the offer of international aid to help fight the fires raging across the Amazon r...
19:52, 2019-08-27

Germany to cut 35 million euros in funds to Brazil for Amazon preservation: newspapers Germany decided to suspend 35 million euros ($39 million) in funds sent to Brazil to finance projects aimed at preserving the Amazon forest due to in...
00:56, 2019-08-12

Brazil deforestation rises in August, adding to Amazon fire worries Deforestation in Brazil's Amazon rainforest rose for the fourth straight month in August from a year earlier, according to preliminary government dat...
03:52, 2019-09-07

Amazon deforestation prompts Germany to suspend Brazil forest projects Germany plans to stop supporting forest and biodiversity projects in Brazil, the German environment minister told Tagesspiegel. Deforestation in Braz...
00:16, 2019-08-11

Brazil's indigenous people swear to fight for Amazon 'to last drop of blood' Members of Brazil's Mura indigenous tribe painted their bodies with orange-red paint and took up long bows and clubs as they headed into the jungle t...
19:36, 2019-08-23

Brazil frees volunteer firefighters accused of setting Amazon blazes A Brazilian judge on Thursday ruled to free four volunteer firefighters jailed this week on accusations they had set fires in the Amazon rainforest t...
00:24, 2019-11-29

Amazon wildfires: Leaders pressure Brazil to quell 'international crisis' Brazil has lashed out at international critics who are blaming President Jair Bolsonaro for not doing enough to curb massive Amazon fires. Bolsonaro ...
04:40, 2019-08-23

Brazil Angrily Rejects Millions in Amazon Aid Pledged at G7, Then Accepts British Aid President Jair Bolsonaro suggested he would reconsider accepting aid from the Group of 7 if France’s president withdrew “insults made to my person.” ...
03:04, 2019-08-28

Brazil environment agency launches operation to combat Amazon deforestation Brazil's environmental protection agency IBAMA on Wednesday launched its biggest-ever operation to tackle illegal logging that is accelerating Amazon...
03:32, 2019-06-06

Canada pushes for better Amazon protection during free trade talks with Brazil The talks are continuing despite Brazil's initial rejection of international funding to help fight fires in the Amazon, apparently over a personal sp...
06:08, 2019-08-28

Brazil announces South American meeting on Amazon, takes Chile's help Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro said on Wednesday that South American countries would meet to determine a common policy in defense of the Amazon r...
18:28, 2019-08-28

Satellite data shows Amazon deforestation rising under Brazil's Bolsonaro Deforestation of the Amazon rainforest in Brazil sped up in May to the fastest rate in a decade, according to data from an early-warning satellite sy...
22:08, 2019-06-04

Lobo, guardian of the Amazon rainforest, killed by illegal loggers in Brazil Paul Paulino Guajajara, also known as Lobo, was ambushed by loggers who wanted to destroy his forest home, Indigenous leaders said....
17:52, 2019-11-04

Brazil soy plantings in Amazon fire hotspots is minimal: industry group Soybean plantings in the ten towns that reported the most fires in the Amazon region through last month is so low that it is immaterial to Brazil's o...
18:40, 2019-08-29

Brazil will not change Amazon fund without asking donors: development bank BNDES Brazil will make no changes to the governance of the billion-dollar Amazon Fund without consulting the donors Norway and Germany, the president of th...
00:04, 2019-06-08

Huge amounts of illegal wild meat from the Amazon are sold in Brazil The trade in wild meat from the Amazon is on the same scale as the timber trade, but there is still time to control it before it pushes the affected ...
14:40, 2019-10-02

Amazon cowboys: rodeo culture rides high in Brazil – in pictures Along a forest road in the small town of Monte Negro in Rondônia state, just south of the Amazon basin, cowboys from the area’s vast cattle ranches d...
12:56, 2019-09-10

Huge amounts of illegal wild meat from the Amazon is sold in Brazil The trade in wild meat from the Amazon is on the same scale as the timber trade, but there is still time to control it before it pushes the affected ...
13:36, 2019-10-02

Brazil: huge rise in Amazon destruction under Bolsonaro, figures show Monthly deforestation up 88.4% compared with a year agoBrazil pressured to protect Amazon under trade deal termsDeforestation in Brazil’s portion of ...
23:52, 2019-07-03

Brazil announces South American meeting on Amazon, accepts Chile's help Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro said on Wednesday that South American countries would meet to determine a common policy in defense of the Amazon r...
16:44, 2019-08-28

Brazil rejects £18m Amazon aid claiming fund is better spent reforesting Europe The Brazilian government today dismissed an £18 million aid offer from G7 countries to tackle wildfires raging in the Amazon and suggested that the m...
15:44, 2019-08-27

Brazil arrests volunteer firefighters in Amazon blazes, but critics cry foul Brazilian police on Tuesday arrested four volunteer firefighters accused of intentionally setting fires in the Amazon rainforest, but civic leaders s...
02:08, 2019-11-27

As Amazon burns, Brazil's Bolsonaro tells rest of world not to interfere Amid growing international criticism over the wildfires raging through the Amazon, Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro on Thursday admitted farmers co...
03:52, 2019-08-23

Brazilian military planes douse flames as Amazon fires reach Bolivia Brazil's Ministry of Defense has authorized some 40,000 troops to take part in operations to combat the blazing wildfires. Smoke from the fires has c...
04:32, 2019-08-26

Amazon rainforest fires: Macron calls for 'international crisis' to lead G7 discussions Brazil’s Jair Bolsonaro lashes out at ‘sensationalist’ comments saying they were for ‘personal political gain’France’s president, Emmanuel Macron, ha...
05:36, 2019-08-23

Amazon rainforest fires: Macron calls for G7 talks to focus on 'international crisis' Brazil’s Jair Bolsonaro lashes out at ‘sensationalist’ comments saying they were for ‘personal political gain’France’s president, Emmanuel Macron, ha...
10:52, 2019-08-23

The US-China trade war is helping drive the massive fires burning the Amazon rainforest Bruno Kelly/Reuters The Amazon rainforest has been seized by massive fires as Brazilian farmers cut down trees for farmland. China's desire for more...
18:56, 2019-09-07

In photos: Protests at Brazilian embassies worldwide as Amazon rainforest fires rage Like the fires, the anger has spread. Now, outraged environmentalists around the world have set their sights on Brazilian embassies....
00:40, 2019-08-24

Brazilian minister booed at climate event as outcry grows over Amazon fires Political storm over rainforest devastation as Ricardo Salles attends summit The environment minister of Brazil, where wildfires have been sweeping t...
18:48, 2019-08-22

Photos show how 'fire warriors' are still fighting fires in the ravaged Amazon Rainforest Juan Karita / AP Though the fires aren't as bad as they were in August, the Amazon Rainforest is still burning. In October, The Washington Post repor...
23:44, 2019-10-09

Amazon fires turn atmosphere from green to red with carbon monoxide in NASA animation NASA noted that pollutants can travel great distances, and that carbon monoxide in particular can remain in the atmosphere for as long as a month....
06:24, 2019-08-24

Leonardo DiCaprio responds to Brazilian president's claims he funded Amazon fires Leonardo DiCaprio has responded to the shocking accusations made by Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro on Friday....
17:52, 2019-11-30

Leonardo DiCaprio's Earth Alliance Donates $5 Million to Amazon Rainforest Fires Leonardo DiCaprio is encouraging everyone to help aid the Amazon amid the heartbreaking rainforest fires in Brazil. Over the weekend, the Oscar winn...
20:20, 2019-08-26

Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro may send troops to battle Amazon fires Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro said Friday that he may use his country’s military to battle the record number of wildfires burning out of c...
22:40, 2019-08-23

In Photos: Protests at Brazilian embassies worldwide as Amazon rainforest fires sizzle Like the fires, the anger has spread. Now, outraged environmentalists around the world have set their sights on Brazilian embassies....
22:32, 2019-08-23

Jair Bolsonaro claims without evidence that NGOs are setting fires in Amazon rainforest Brazilian president claims green groups behind rise in blazes, but offers nothing to support his assertionThe Brazilian president, Jair Bolsonaro, ha...
02:56, 2019-08-22

Amazon gold miners invade indigenous village in Brazil after its leader is killed Brazil’s police have been urged to investigate a ‘very tense situation’ in Amapá stateDozens of gold miners have invaded a remote indigenous reserve ...
20:44, 2019-07-28

Brazil agents raid illegal miners in Amazon as environmental enforcement ratchets up Federal agents in Brazil exchanged gunfire with illegal miners in the Amazon state of Para on Friday, according to Reuters witnesses, in a dramatic e...
14:16, 2019-08-31

Trump defends Brazil’s President Bolsonaro amid Amazon fire tensions President Trump on Tuesday complimented Brazil’s president Jair Bolsonaro, saying that he’d gotten to know him well, praising his efforts to fight th...
19:28, 2019-08-27

Hundreds killed in Brazil's Amazon over land, resources in past decade: HRW report A Human Rights Watch report on Tuesday found that more than 300 people have been killed over the past decade in conflicts over the use of land and re...
19:16, 2019-09-17

Brazil plan to revamp Amazon Fund irks Norway, Germany: sources Brazil's right-wing government has run into resistance from key donors Norway and Germany over its plans to change management of the billion-dollar A...
12:48, 2019-05-31

Bolivia: catastrophic wildfires devastate forest in echo of Brazil's Amazon crisis Bolivia’s president announced he would interrupt his re-election campaign for a week to help coordinate foreign aid effortsAs fires continue to rage ...
08:00, 2019-08-27

'War for survival': Brazil’s Amazon tribes despair as land raids surge under Bolsonaro Activists say onslaught has intensified as illegal loggers and land-grabbers take the president’s verbal offensive against indigenous communities as ...
10:00, 2019-10-02

Defender of Brazil’s Indigenous Tribes Murdered ‘Execution-Style’ in Amazon Town Maxciel Pereira dos Santos, a veteran defender of Brazil’s indigenous people, has reportedly been shot dead in a remote Amazon town while riding his ...
20:32, 2019-09-12

G7 summit: World leaders pledge £18m in emergency funds to tackle Amazon forest fires Emmanuel Macron said Donald Trump supported the initiative, despite not being present at the climate session...
13:32, 2019-08-26

G7 summit: World leaders pledge $20m emergency fund to tackle Amazon forest fires Emmanuel Macron said Donald Trump supported the initiative, despite not being present at the climate session...
13:56, 2019-08-26

Leonardo DiCaprio, Madonna, more stars send prayers, call for action in Amazon fires Stars are speaking up about the wildfires raging in the Amazon rainforest in Brazil, including Leonardo DiCaprio, Madonna, Diddy and more.  ...
23:52, 2019-08-23

As Amazon continues to burn, fingers point to beef industry as driving force behind fires As large swathes of the Amazon continue to burn, critics say Brazil's booming beef industry is, in part, to blame, as farmers are believed to have se...
23:28, 2019-08-27

Amazon fires produce 220-degree scorched earth, dense smoke in new NASA images The fires burning in the Amazon rainforest are exceedingly hot, according to a new report from NASA....
04:08, 2019-08-30

Brazil Amazon rainforest deforestation hits 11-year high in 2019: government data Deforestation in Brazil's Amazon rainforest rose 29.5% for the 12 months through July, to an 11-year high of 9,762 square kilometers, the country's I...
15:24, 2019-11-18

Brazil's president accuses actor DiCaprio of paying to burn the Amazon, offers no evidence Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro claimed on Friday that Hollywood star Leonardo DiCaprio financed fires being set in the Amazon rainforest, without...
01:56, 2019-11-30

Amazon fires: Search engine that uses ad revenue to plant trees around the world sees 1,150 per cent spike A search engine that uses its advertising revenue to plant trees around the world has experienced a 1,150 per cent surge in usage in light of the Ama...
11:36, 2019-08-27

Leonardo DiCaprio denies financing the Amazon fires following viral accusation cited by Brazilian president Stephanie Keith/Getty Images, Jens Kalaene/picture alliance via Getty Images Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro claimed, without evidence, that actor...
17:56, 2019-11-30

Amazon rainforest fire: Brazil's President Jair Bolsonaro to miss summit for surgery Brazil's President Jair Bolsonaro will miss a planned summit on the wildfires ravaging the Amazon rainforest to prepare for surgery, it has been anno...
12:56, 2019-09-03

Blazes rage across Bolivia with more than two million acres burnt this year alongside devastating fires in Brazilian Amazon As fires decimate swathes of the Brazilian Amazon thousands of blazes are also raging across the neighbouring nation of Bolivia....
22:00, 2019-08-27

Pfizer, maker of Viagra, will combine with EpiPen maker Mylan Pfizer, the world’s largest drugmaker, plans to divest its off-patent drug business and combine it with generic-drug maker Mylan. Under the terms of ...
02:28, 2019-07-30

Mario Maker’s New Update Is The Closest Thing To Zelda II Maker We’ll Ever Get Super Mario Maker 2 has finally leveled up with today’s release of the version 2.0 update. Some carefully-considered new enemies and items open up ne...
02:40, 2019-12-06

Amazon fires: Brazilian military begins operations to fight record number of blazes amid global outcry Brazilian troops backed by military aircraft have begun operations to help battle a record number of fires in the Amazon, which have prompted anti-go...
20:40, 2019-08-24

Huawei is much more dependent on its U.S. suppliers than you might think Sure, Huawei founder and CEO Ren Zhengfei can sound like the company has no problems without access to parts and components from U.S. companies like ...
01:24, 2019-05-20

Huawei's U.S. suppliers get another 90-day license Yesterday, for the third time since it banned Chinese manufacturer Huawei from the stateside supply chain, the Trump administration issued a 90-day l...
19:08, 2019-11-19

Bill Maher: Liberals protect people, the PC Twitter mob only 'protect feelings' Bill Maher railed against the so-called Twitter mob in an interview published Monday, saying that millennial cancel culture silences those who don’t ...
07:40, 2019-10-01

Bethenny Frankel pledges to battle Amazon fires by chartering a 'supertanker' Frankel is adding her voice to the famous names bringing attention and donating funds to save the Amazon rainforest from the current wildfires. ...
14:56, 2019-08-28

Commerce Department gives Huawei 90-day extension to buy from US suppliers US Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross said Monday the US government will extend a reprieve given to Huawei Technologies that permits the Chinese firm to ...
18:20, 2019-08-19

Huawei gets 90-day extension to buy from U.S. suppliers before ban takes effect The U.S. Commerce Secretary said the extension was to aid U.S. customers, many of which operate networks in rural America....
17:16, 2019-08-19

Amazon fires: Emmanuel Macron calls infernos 'international crisis' ahead of G7 meeting French President Emmanuel Macron has called the fires in the Amazon an "international crisis" and called for them to be discussed at the G7 summit th...
06:08, 2019-08-23

The Amazon fires aren't a natural disaster. 'Bolsonaro has created the perfect conditions for this perfect storm,' one researcher said. Eraldo Peres/AP So far this year, Brazil has experienced more than 84,000 fires — more than double the 2018 total of 40,000. Some 20,000 of th...
22:16, 2019-08-29

Amazon fires LIVE: Blazes branded 'crime against humanity' as war of words erupts over growing crisis A record number of fires are devastating huge parts of the Amazon Rainforest, striking a huge blow in the fight against climate change....
12:24, 2019-08-23

Scoutbee raises $12 million to match companies with suppliers Scoutbee, a startup developing an AI-powered supplier search and validation platform, has raised $12 million to expand into new markets.Read More...
08:48, 2019-06-11

US to extend deadline allowing Huawei to buy from American suppliers The US is expected to give Chinese smartphone maker Huawei Technologies permission to keep buying supplies from American companies, Reuters reported ...
18:28, 2019-08-17

Boeing's 737 Max troubles deepen, taking airlines, suppliers with it Boeing's stock continued to slide after explosive messages revealed pilots' concerns about a flight control system....
19:40, 2019-10-21

Huawei in hotter water; company asks its U.S. suppliers to break the law Locked out of its U.S. supply chain on which it spent $11 billion last year, Huawei has relied on stockpiles of components it built up in anticipatio...
21:00, 2019-12-05

Tech firms to check suppliers after mining revelations in Tanzania Apple says it is ‘deeply committed to responsible sourcing of materials’Electronics companies, including Canon, Apple and Nokia, are re-evaluating th...
18:28, 2019-06-18

Drug and medical suppliers say urgently need Brexit freight plans Makers and suppliers of life-saving drugs and medical devices say they have still not been told by British authorities how their goods will be handle...
16:00, 2019-09-20

Boris Johnson backs call for G7 talks on Amazon fires as he vows to raise 'horrific' loss of habitat and species at summit Boris Johnson has vowed to use the gathering of world leaders at the G7 summit to draw attention to the "horrific loss of habitats and species around...
19:04, 2019-08-23

Amazon rainforest fire latest: Macron insists Brazil 'cannot be allowed to destroy everything' as it rejects £18m G7 offer to tackle blazes His latest comments came as Brazilian officials said it would reject the money pledged at the G7 summit in Biarritz to help fight the record Amazon f...
10:33, 2019-08-27

Sears bankruptcy favors law firms over small suppliers: court filing Surprise, surprise: Fancy lawyers are making a fortune off the Sears bankruptcy — and mom-and-pop suppliers are getting stiffed. An angry group of cr...
01:28, 2019-08-30

Drug and medical suppliers say Brexit freight plans needed urgently Makers and suppliers of life-saving drugs and medical devices say they have still not been told by British authorities how their goods will be handle...
20:08, 2019-09-20

IKEA pledges support for direct suppliers during renewable energy switch IKEA, the world’s biggest furniture group, said on Wednesday it would spend around 100 million euros, or $110 million, to support direct suppliers as...
21:12, 2019-11-27

U.S. Tech Suppliers, Including Google, Restrict Dealings With Huawei After Trump Order The moves could hamstring the Chinese tech giant, escalating a cold war between China and the United States over technology and trade....
23:40, 2019-05-20

Drought brings clouds for Australia wheat, silver lining for Black Sea suppliers A third straight year of drought in Australia, blighted by forecasts of below-average rains during the crucial spring growing season, means the count...
07:28, 2019-09-04

Huawei has reportedly cut orders to suppliers in a potential sign that it's already feeling the burn from being blacklisted in the US Reuters Huawei has scaled back orders to suppliers and downgraded its smartphone shipments for 2019, according to a report from Nikkei Asian Review....
22:08, 2019-06-05

Brazil's president says country will only accept G7 Amazon aid if Emmanuel Macron 'withdraws his insults' Brazil's president has said the country will only take aid money from the G7 to help with the Amazon fires if Emmanuel Macron "withdraws his insults"...
16:32, 2019-08-27

Super Mario Maker 2 becomes Super Zelda Maker with playable Link Oddly enough, "What would happen if Mario grabbed the Master Sword?" is also the subject of a fanfic I wrote in 1989... Link from the Legend of Zelda...
16:44, 2019-12-02

Phthalates: why you need to know about the chemicals in cosmetics Also known as plasticizers, phthalates are also commonly found in food packaging and plasticsPhthalates are a group of chemicals most commonly used t...
10:24, 2019-05-23

The US allows 1,300 chemicals banned by Europe to be used in cosmetics. Why? A long list of potentially harmful ingredients banned in the EU are legally allowed in the US due to historically relaxed regulationsRead our entire ...
08:44, 2019-05-22

NSW and Qld fires: 300 new fires across NSW today and a dozen homes damaged – live Rural Fire Service says a firefighter has been injured in Sydney as New South Wales faces catastrophic fire conditions across greater Sydney, Hunter ...
11:04, 2019-11-12

Transform Into Disney's Maleficent With MAC Cosmetics This Halloween We love these products, and we hope you do too. E! has affiliate relationships, so we may get a small share of the revenue from your purchases. Items...
12:24, 2019-10-11

Stila Cosmetics Lipsticks Are Buy One, Get One Free, Today Only Pucker up for Stila Cosmetics’ latest promotion: Today only, if you buy any lipstick on site, you’ll get a second one completely free. Choose from an...
21:16, 2019-05-09

The Metaphysics of Kylie Cosmetics Being Sold to Coty Is this the harbinger of a new stage in the Kardashian-Jenner empire? And if so, what does it mean for the rest of us?...
20:20, 2019-11-19

RoC Cosmetics moving to Madison Avenue headquarters RoC Cosmetics will move to the entire 16th floor at 261 Madison Ave. The 63-year old company was purchased this past January by Gryphon Investors fro...
05:24, 2019-05-07

Au naturel trend a problem for cosmetics sector Hollywood’s fascination with the #nomakeup selfie is starting to take a toll on the cosmetics industry. After being buoyed for many years by Kim Kard...
05:00, 2019-11-18

NSW and Queensland fires: emergency warnings for 17 fires in NSW – live There are fears that some people are trapped in their homes in an unprecedented bushfire emergency 8.18am GMT 8.15am GMT Residents of one small Queen...
09:36, 2019-11-08

NSW and Queensland fires: emergency warnings for 17 fires in NSW – as it happened There are fears that some people are trapped in their homes in an unprecedented bushfire emergencyFull report: Scores of bushfires burn out of contro...
12:04, 2019-11-08

Today’s selection of articles from Kotaku’s reader-run community: Brazil Of Games: Taito of Brazil - Today’s selection of articles from Kotaku’s reader-run community: Brazil Of Games: Taito of Brazil - A Story Of Arcades And Bootlegs • There Is Somet...
14:12, 2019-12-06

Look: Kylie Jenner, Balmain team up on cosmetics collection Kylie Jenner will launch her Kylie X Balmain makeup collection Friday during Paris Fashion Week....
20:12, 2019-09-24

Brazilian cosmetics company backs NGO after firefighters arrested Brazilian cosmetics company Natura Cosmeticos SA said on Wednesday that it was concerned about a state police raid against a nongovernment organizati...
02:56, 2019-11-28

The Lion King Sir John x Luminess Cosmetics Collection Is Here! We love these products, and we hope you do too. E! has affiliate relationships, so we may get a small share of the revenue from your purchases. Items...
08:12, 2019-06-16

Cosmetics brand doubling size of downtown space Skincare products maker Korres USA is putting on a happy face at 80 Maiden Lane. The Greek brand, which specializes in all-natural cosmetics, is upsi...
04:20, 2019-07-16

Coty acquires majority ownership of Kylie Cosmetics American beauty company Coty has acquired 51 percent ownership of Kylie Jenner's beauty business, Kylie Cosmetics....
19:20, 2019-11-18

Kylie Jenner sells stake in cosmetics business for £460m Reality TV star Kylie Jenner has sold a majority stake in her cosmetics business for $600m (£463m)....
08:52, 2019-11-19

Lizzo Is Looking ‘Good as Hell’ in Her 1st Cosmetics Campaign for Urban Decay Fun fact: It took Naomi “Living Legged Legend” Campbell over three decades of modeling to score her first cosmetics campaign—which makes the fact tha...
19:24, 2019-06-28

Kylie Jenner’s cosmetics sales fall 14% as gloss dims Kylie Jenner’s beauty empire might be in need of a makeover. Kylie Cosmetics, the 3-year-old makeup company founded by the youngest member of the Kar...
01:32, 2019-07-30

Kylie Jenner sells stake in cosmetics company for $600m The reality TV star said she is building the brand into an "international beauty powerhouse"....
18:16, 2019-11-18

Kylie Jenner announces 'Kybrow' eyebrow cosmetics collection On Monday, Jenner revealed on Instagram that a new collection of eyebrow products — which she’s calling “The Kybrow Collection” — will become availab...
22:48, 2019-04-22

Shop online? Here’s how to spot counterfeit electronics, cosmetics, clothes and more Shop online? Then sooner or later you’ll probably encounter a site that’s selling counterfeit goods. Some counterfeiters run their own websites; othe...
23:08, 2019-05-14

Kiss and make up: doting couples show they care with matching cosmetics Twinning of mascara, lipstick and eyeshadow is moving into the mainstream, spawning new ranges to meet demandOver Halloween plenty of couples stepped...
09:04, 2019-11-10

Kylie Jenner’s Cosmetics sales fall 14 percent as gloss dims Kylie Jenner’s beauty empire might be in need of a makeover. Kylie Cosmetics, the three-year-old makeup company founded by the youngest member of the...
07:28, 2019-07-29

Kylie Jenner Isn't Alone: How Kourtney Kardashian Is Making Her Mark on the Cosmetics Industry With three kids, a hit show and her new site Poosh, Kourtney Kardashian is one busy lady. Still, the Keeping Up With the Kardashians star makes time ...
17:52, 2019-08-13

Call of Duty Pros Agree To Ditch Their Cosmetics To Avoid A Major Bug Days before a major Black Ops 4 event, Call of Duty pro players are agreeing to ditch their cosmetic items in order to avoid a bug that could affect ...
02:36, 2019-07-16

Jodie Chesney murder trial: Girl scout stabbed to death by dealers after friend bought cannabis from rival suppliers, court told Girl Scout Jodie Chesney was stabbed to death by dealers after her friend bought cannabis from a rival rather than their new batch of the drug, a cou...
18:16, 2019-09-19

Here's what Prince George, Archie and Princess Charlotte will look like in 20 years, according to this cosmetics site 25-year-old Princess Charlotte looks ready to star in a remake of The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo...
18:28, 2019-11-25

Jaclyn Hill Cosmetics customers report receiving ‘lumpy’ and ‘hairy’ lipsticks A YouTube beauty guru is trying to survive lumpy-lipstick-gate. Jaclyn Hill launched her cosmetic line, Jaclyn Cosmetics, about two weeks ago. But wh...
21:48, 2019-06-11

Kylie Cosmetics palettes are half-off at Ulta right now, including one inspired by Kris Jenner Ulta Beauty Ulta Beauty is having a sale on Kylie Jenner's line of Kylie Cosmetics Kyshadow palettes. The eye shadow palettes are all half-off, wit...
00:24, 2019-07-02

Jeffree Star Calls Cosmetics Robbery a ''Targeted'' Attack on Him and Shane Dawson In Shane Dawson and Jeffree Star's latest YouTube video there was drama, drama and more drama. For one, the series begins with Shane in crisis mode a...
04:32, 2019-10-12

Shane Dawson and Jeffree Star Clash Over Creative Differences as Cosmetics Launch Looms There's never a shortage of drama when it comes to Shane Dawson and Jeffree Star. Between feuds with other vloggers and cosmetics robberies it seems ...
02:56, 2019-10-29

NSW and Qld fires: more than 60 fires in NSW and 45 in Queensland – as it happened More than 350 NSW schools to close as conditions forecast to worsen on Tuesday, while dozens of bushfires continue to burn across Australia’s east co...
11:08, 2019-11-11

PUBG Mobile Season 8 Royale Pass leaks: New cosmetics and theme teased, new beta planned Tencent has recently rolled out version 0.13.4 to players, and it's come with a lot of interesting data buried inside - here's what you need to know ...
12:24, 2019-07-05

Beauty Influencer Jaclyn Hill Returns to YouTube and Says She's Completely ''Embarrassed'' Over Failed Cosmetics Launch If you're a beauty devotee or love watching YouTube videos until your laptop dies, then you may have come across beauty guru Jaclyn Hill. The long-t...
01:48, 2019-07-25

VSCO girls are upending the cosmetics industry by eschewing makeup in favor of facial sprays and creams LaurDIY/YouTube VSCO girls' dewy, fresh-faced aesthetic could be driving a slowdown in makeup sales growth. VSCO girls are widely known for their lov...
21:04, 2019-10-23

Jeffree Star Cosmetics reimbursed disappointed fans who received stickers in mystery boxes instead of an exclusive cosmetic item Photo by Rodin Eckenroth/WireImage, Screenshot Instagram/@jeffreestarcosmetics Jeffree Star Cosmetics has issued refunds to everyone who purchased a ...
19:52, 2019-12-07

How Kylie Jenner became the world's youngest 'self-made' billionaire, from starring in a reality TV show at age 9 to selling a majority stake in her billion-dollar cosmetics empire at 22 Rick Kern/Getty Images for Ulta Beauty 22-year-old Kylie Jenner, the world's youngest "self-made" billionaire, just sold a 51% stake in her namesake ...
22:04, 2019-11-18

Kylie Jenner sells $600M majority stake in Kylie Cosmetics to Coty Coty said on Monday it would pay $600 million for a majority stake in Kylie Jenner’s make-up and skincare businesses, as it looks to tap into the rea...
16:56, 2019-11-18

Kylie Cosmetics: Kylie Jenner sells company for $600m The reality TV star said she is building the brand into an "international beauty powerhouse"....
17:28, 2019-11-18

eBay promises a ‘Crash Sale’ on Amazon Prime Day if Amazon’s website crashes By now, word is out that this year’s version of Black Friday in July for Amazon — its annual Prime Day deals event — will be stretc...
10:12, 2019-06-26

'What is an Amazon Fire TV Stick?': Amazon's portable but powerful streaming device, explained Amazon The Amazon Fire TV Stick is a portable streaming device that can give you access to thousands of movies and TV shows. Most Amazon Fire TV mode...
16:52, 2019-11-27

‘Amazon. Try Not to Think About It.’ John Oliver Celebrates Amazon Prime Day on Last Week Tonight In anticipation of Amazon Prime Day, John Oliver dedicated Sunday night’s Last Week Tonight to e-commerce—specifically conditions in ware...
18:08, 2019-07-03

Amazon launches Amazon Care, a virtual medical clinic for employees Health care represents a $3.5 trillion sector for Amazon, and Amazon Care provides a way for Amazon to test some of its ideas before commercializing ...
22:12, 2019-09-24

South American countries denounce decision to give Amazon control of .amazon domain The presidents of Peru, Colombia, Ecuador and Bolivia criticized a recent decision to grant global retailer Amazon the rights to the .amazon domain.R...
13:08, 2019-05-27

Amazon charges sellers as much as $5,000 a month for customer service if they want a guarantee that they'll be able to talk to a real person (AMAZON) Brendan McDermid/Reuters Amazon charges third party sellers as much as $5,000 per month to gain access to a dedicated customer service person under i...
00:08, 2019-10-03

Amazon launches upgraded Amazon Fire 7 tablet with full Alexa hands-free mode Amazon launched an all-new Fire 7 tablet today, replete with a fully hands-free experience for its Alexa digital assistant. Read More...
15:24, 2019-05-16

Amazon and Google end spat, bring YouTube to Amazon devices Amazon and Google are ending their nearly 2-year spat, agreeing to bring their video streaming apps to each other’s devices...
18:00, 2019-04-18

How to get free stuff on Amazon in 5 different ways, even without an Amazon Prime membership Shutterstock It's easy to get free stuff on Amazon in a few different ways, whether or not you subscribe to Amazon Prime. Until October 17, you can e...
21:36, 2019-10-15

Find Out Why Kylie Jenner & Kris Jenner Are Butting Heads Over the Kylie Cosmetics Office Kylie Jenner needs some space. A designated parking spot outside her place of work would be cool too, but... "Kris Jenner is just doing too much wit...
18:00, 2019-06-13

'Amazon being Amazon': Wall Street rushed to the e-commerce giant's defense after weak earnings. Here's what 5 firms had to say. (AMZN) Clodagh Kilcoyne/Reuters Amazon's stock shed about $40 billion in market value Friday after the ecommerce giant gave fourth-quarter guidance below Wa...
17:16, 2019-10-25

Amazon's suspended third-party sellers aren't receiving the 30-day notice period they thought Amazon inked (AMZN) David Ryder/Getty Images Amazon signed a pledge on August 16 with its third-party sellers that it would give a 30-day suspension notice before perma...
00:36, 2019-09-26

THE RISE OF AMAZON ADVERTISING: This is exactly what Amazon is doing to siphon billions of ad dollars from Google and Facebook and why brands love it (AMZN, FB, GOOGL) This is a preview of The Rise of Amazon Advertising research report from Business Insider Intelligence. 14-Day Risk Free Trial: Get full access to th...
23:16, 2019-07-07

Amazon to make one-day shipping the standard on Amazon Prime The standard delivery time for your Amazon Prime orders will eventually take one day, not two....
19:52, 2019-04-26