Protesters chant at a rally supporting President Dilma Rousseff.
Local media reported that the aircraft was owned by the former chief executive of mining company Vale, Roger Agnelli, but said it was not immediately possible to confirm whether he was onboard. (File picture)
In the ATP 250 Brasil Open at Sao Paulo, Monteiro beat seventh-seeded, two-time Brazil Open champion Nicolas Almagro of Spain 6-3, 7-5 on Tuesday.
The Brazil court said WhatsApp had been asked several times to cooperate in a criminal investigation, but had repeatedly failed to comply.
Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi are the two best players in the world right now but Neymar will eclipse them both next year says former Brazil striker Ronaldo.
Brazil have never lost a match in Salvador's Fonte Nova stadium but the home fans must be patient when they take on Peru in Tuesday's World Cup qualifiers, Brazilian coach Dunga said.
Formula One will honour the victims of the Paris attacks with drivers at the Brazilian Grand Prix wearing black armbands and taking part in a pre- planned minute's silence for road traffic victims.
The race will be run on the traditional 4.3 km Interlagos circuit here on Sunday and the German racer said he is quite fond of the place.
Ronaldinho signed for Fluminense in July following a season with Mexican outfit Queretaro, but left the club on September 28.
Sao Paulo's Corinthians Arena will host 10 Olympic football matches next year under a deal signed with the Rio 2016 organizers.
The legendary Brazilian keeper claimed his 127th career strike with his team's opening goal against RB Brasil on Saturday with a free kick.
Paramedics hauled ther former F1 driver from his mangled vehicle at the World Endurance Championship before an ambulance took him to a medical centre.
The Albert Einstein hospital says the 74-year-old Pele is improving, but remains in an intensive care unit and is undergoing kidney treatment.
Lewis Hamilton can expect the passionate Interlagos crowd to be on his side when the Formula One championship leader seeks his sixth win in a row.