South America's largest economy slipped into a recession in the first half of the year, making President Dilma Rousseff's uphill battle for re-election that much tougher. Conway G. Gittens reports.
Former Premier League referee Graham Poll gives his verdict on the Liverpool striker's clash with Scott Parker during last night's match at Anfield. Poll was speaking at the launch of the Carlsberg Pub Cup Green Card initiative. The Carlsberg Pub Cup is a nationwide five aside competition for players of all standards. To register your team visit www.carlsberg.co.uk/pubcup