The gradual undermining of democratic rules during an economic crisis and a public health catastrophe could leave Latin America primed for slower growth and an increase in corruption and human rights abuses
Brazil's Jair Bolsonaro says he will stop using French Bic pens after spat with Emmanuel Macron over Amazon fires
Jair Bolsonaro has previously cited Bic pens, which are cheap and commonly used in Brazil, as a sign of austerity after the expenses of his predecessors
Leaders of Amazon countries to meet on 6 September to decide rainforests' future, says Brazilian president Jair Bolsonaro
Brazilian president Jair Bolsonaro said that Latin America's Amazon countries will meet in September to discuss both protecting and developing the rainforest region, which has been hit by weeks of devastating fires.
Amazon fires: Brazilian firefighters rushed to spot after military helicopter spots plumes of smoke near Jacunda National Forest in Rondonia state
Amazon is a major absorber of carbon dioxide from atmosphere and described by environmentalists as a critical defense against climate change
British govt pledges £10 million to help restore fire-ravaged Amazon, says Boris Johnson at G7 Summit in France
The pledge came after Emmanuel Macron, who is hosting G7 summit, said that world leaders had agreed to help countries affected by wildfires
India vs West Indies: Indian manager Sunil Subramaniam called back for not co-operating with officials from country's high commissions in Caribbean
Sunil Subramaniam rendered an unconditional apology for his conduct, citing stress and sleep deprivation as the reasons but is unlikely to go unpunished
Indian team manager Sunil Subramanium to be reprimanded by BCCI after snubbing officials from high commissions in Caribbean
Sunil Subramanium will be reprimanded by the BCCI for not cooperating with Indian high commission officials in the Caribbean
India vs West Indies: Shreyas Iyer credits A team experience for impressive show in second ODI, hopes for consistency
India batsman Shreyas Iyer is hoping that his 71-run knock in the second ODI against the West Indies will help him keep a consistent place in the team, crediting his stint with the 'A' side for the impressive show.
India vs West Indies: Virat Kohli and Co look to carry T20I momentum in ODIs as new 50-over cycle commences
India, under Virat Kohli, will aim to put more misery on their opponents by extending the winning running run in the tour. The team has already blanked West Indies 3-0 in the T20I series.
India vs West Indies, 1st ODI at Guyana weather forecast today: Morning showers might delay start of play
After clinching the T20I series comfortably, Virat Kohli's India will aim to maintain the same kind of dominance against West Indies in the ODI series as well.
India vs West Indies: Carlos Brathwaite's men in desperate search for balance, while visitors eye experimentation
The men from the Caribbean still seem rusty and confused. They have failed to adapt to the pitches and conditions in the two matches and haven't found the right balance between defense and attack.
India vs West Indies: Chance for fresh faces and comeback men to impress as Virat Kohli and Co kick-off World T20 preparations
It's a fresh start for India, the rift rumours have been swatted away and as India look to regroup after the World Cup, it's a chance for the fresh faces, comeback men and youngsters to impress in the first audition ahead of the World T20.
Commonwealth Table Tennis Championships: India men's and women's teams make dominant start, advance to Super Eight stage
Indian men's and women's had to hardly break a sweat as both teams lost just two games in the entire day, winning their team events comfortably to advance
The USA were always in control of their Group D encounter against minnows Guyana, who are 177th in the FIFA rankings, 147 places below them.
Women's World T20 2018: Swinging between excellence and atrocity, India search for elusive equilibrium
The potential of this Indian team is exciting. Not even close to a perfect game and they have quite easily collected four points. Imagine what they will be capable of if all of them pull their weight!
Women's World T20 2018: Favourites India look to continue momentum against Pakistan, exorcise ghosts of 2016
India will go into their Group B contest against Pakistan as clear favourites. They will however, be wary of their opponents, who are unpredictable at best.
Women's World T20 2018: A battle of India's spin attack vs New Zealand's batting power in tournament opener
New Zealand may be the higher ranked team, and have the head-to-head edge in T20Is (five wins in seven matches), but it is India who will go into the opening match on Friday as the more confident team.
Shoaib Malik has set his sights on playing at least until the 2020 World Twenty20 and the 36-year-old is aware that he will have to perform consistently to achieve that goal.
International Solar Alliance: Narendra Modi holds bilateral talks with eleven world leaders on sidelines of summit
Prime Minister Narendra Modi held bilateral talks with the presidents of Sri Lanka and Bangladesh on key issues, including developmental cooperation, besides holding parleys with leaders from nine other countries on the sidelines of the solar alliance meet
Chaos broke out at a maximum security prison in Guyana's capital Georgetown after inmates obtained firearms and took control of the facility.