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Reuters
Brazil to use repatriation funds to avert spending freezewalk across Paulista Avenue in Sao Paulo's financial district, April 8, 2014.
Brazil to use repatriation funds to avert spending freeze
Reuters / Posted 3 days ago
walk across Paulista Avenue in Sao Paulo's financial district, April 8, 2014. REUTERS/Paulo Whitaker BRASILIA The Brazilian government will use the proceeds from an amnesty program legalizing Brazilians' undeclared foreign assets to avoid... Read more
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New York Post
The terrifying, lonely ordeal of ‘Man of the Hole’last year that the “leave them alone” strategy supported by Brazil, Peru and th
The terrifying, lonely ordeal of ‘Man of the Hole’
New York Post / Posted 3 days ago
last year that the “leave them alone” strategy supported by Brazil, Peru and the United Nations is misguided. In 2007, Brazilian government officials declared a 31-square-mile safe zone around the man, ideally making him immune to ranchers and... Read more
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Daily Mail
Rio gamely pulls down the curtain on the paralympicsZika virus and high crime rate added to the latino woe with demonstrators engul
Rio gamely pulls down the curtain on the paralympics
Daily Mail / Posted 6 days ago
Zika virus and high crime rate added to the latino woe with demonstrators engulfing Copacabana protesting against the Brazilian government. But, even though the Paralympics came to town on the back of the acrimony, the 4500 athletes were... Read more
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CNET
US official: The Internet can stand on its own now (Q&A)Australia and New Zealand, but also the developing world. This conference being
US official: The Internet can stand on its own now (Q&A)
CNET / Posted 9 days ago
Australia and New Zealand, but also the developing world. This conference being hosted in Brazil next month hosted by the Brazilian government, Net Mundial, is important. It demonstrates the commitment of Brazil to the multistakeholder model of... Read more
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Boston Herald
Navigating Rio can be tough for those with disabilitiesYuri, was born with the same birth defect. Both Mansur and Yuri have undergone
Navigating Rio can be tough for those with disabilities
Boston Herald / Posted 10 days ago
Yuri, was born with the same birth defect. Both Mansur and Yuri have undergone multiple surgeries, fully covered by the Brazilian government, to improve their condition. Mansur's abilities have improved dramatically, whereas Yuri's have not. The... Read more
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dna
Brazil's Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva charged as 'top boss' of Petrobras graft schemerecession since the 1930s. Dallagnol said that Lula, because of his control of
Brazil's Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva charged as 'top boss' of Petrobras graft scheme
dna / Posted 10 days ago
recession since the 1930s. Dallagnol said that Lula, because of his control of the machinery of the Workers Party and the Brazilian government, was the central figure in the scheme. Prosecutors allege that the charismatic former union leader had... Read more
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WA Today
Chief Corruption Commander: Brazil's Lula charged as 'top boss' of Petrobras corruption scandallast November. Photo: Anadolu Dallagnol said Lula, because of his control of t
Chief Corruption Commander: Brazil's Lula charged as 'top boss' of Petrobras corruption scandal
WA Today / Posted 10 days ago
last November. Photo: Anadolu Dallagnol said Lula, because of his control of the machinery of the Workers Party and the Brazilian government, was the central figure in the scheme. Prosecutors allege that the charismatic former union leader had... Read more
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The Age
Chief Corruption Commander: Brazil's Lula charged as 'top boss' of Petrobras corruption scandallast November. Photo: Anadolu Dallagnol said Lula, because of his control of t
Chief Corruption Commander: Brazil's Lula charged as 'top boss' of Petrobras corruption scandal
The Age / Posted 10 days ago
last November. Photo: Anadolu Dallagnol said Lula, because of his control of the machinery of the Workers Party and the Brazilian government, was the central figure in the scheme. Prosecutors allege that the charismatic former union leader had... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Chief Corruption Commander: Brazil's Lula charged as 'top boss' of Petrobras corruption scandallast November. Photo: Anadolu Dallagnol said Lula, because of his control of t
Chief Corruption Commander: Brazil's Lula charged as 'top boss' of Petrobras corruption scandal
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 10 days ago
last November. Photo: Anadolu Dallagnol said Lula, because of his control of the machinery of the Workers Party and the Brazilian government, was the central figure in the scheme. Prosecutors allege that the charismatic former union leader had... Read more
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dna
Brazil ratifies Paris agreement to reduce greenhouse gasesThe Brazilian government ratified its participation in the Paris agreement on c
Brazil ratifies Paris agreement to reduce greenhouse gases
dna / Posted 12 days ago
The Brazilian government ratified its participation in the Paris agreement on climate change, a significant step by Latin America's largest emitter of greenhouse gases that could spur other countries to move forward. With a landmass a little bit... Read more
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Business Standard India
Brazil ratifies Paris Agreement to reduce greenhouse gasesreduce greenhouse gasesMichel Temer said Brazil's ratification would be present
Brazil ratifies Paris Agreement to reduce greenhouse gases
Business Standard India / Posted 12 days ago
reduce greenhouse gasesMichel Temer said Brazil's ratification would be presented formally to the UN later this month The Brazilian government ratified its participation in the Paris Agreement on climate change, a significant step by Latin... Read more
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New Kerala
Brazil ratifies Paris Agreement on climate change - newkerala.com #117988Brasilia, Sep 13 : The Brazilian government has ratified the Paris Agreement on
Brazil ratifies Paris Agreement on climate change - newkerala.com #117988
New Kerala / Posted 12 days ago
Brasilia, Sep 13 : The Brazilian government has ratified the Paris Agreement on climate change, which was adopted by 195 countries during a summit in the French capital last December. "The commitment against climate change in Brazil is not by one... Read more
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News.com.au
Brazil ratifies greenhouse gas agreementThe Brazilian government has ratified its participation in the Paris Agreement
Brazil ratifies greenhouse gas agreement
News.com.au / Posted 13 days ago
The Brazilian government has ratified its participation in the Paris Agreement on climate change, a significant step by Latin America's largest emitter of greenhouse gases that could spur other countries to move forward. With a landmass a little bit... Read more
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FOX News
Brazil ratifies Paris Agreement to reduce greenhouse gasesRIO DE JANEIRO – The Brazilian government on Monday ratified its participation
Brazil ratifies Paris Agreement to reduce greenhouse gases
FOX News / Posted 13 days ago
RIO DE JANEIRO – The Brazilian government on Monday ratified its participation in the Paris Agreement on climate change, a significant step by Latin America's largest emitter of greenhouse gases that could spur other countries to move forward. With... Read more
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The Columbian
Amazon tribeswomen escape back to forest after rejecting civilizationof the Amazon. But an unknown number of others, like these three, still live an
Amazon tribeswomen escape back to forest after rejecting civilization
The Columbian / Posted 13 days ago
of the Amazon. But an unknown number of others, like these three, still live an ancient hunter-gatherer existence. The Brazilian government has registered 110 “uncontacted” groups in the Amazon who are increasingly threatened by illegal... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Brazil's Temer says pension reform will not be approved quickly - paperBRASILIA: The pension reform to be proposed by the Brazilian government will no
Brazil's Temer says pension reform will not be approved quickly - paper
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 14 days ago
BRASILIA: The pension reform to be proposed by the Brazilian government will not be approved quickly, President Michel Temer told newspaper O Globo in an interview published on Sunday. Temer said he plans to meet with union leaders before sending a... Read more
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Reuters
Brazil's Temer says pension reform will not be approved quicklyprovince, China, September 4, 2016. REUTERS/Etienne Oliveau/Pool BRASILIA The
Brazil's Temer says pension reform will not be approved quickly
Reuters / Posted 14 days ago
province, China, September 4, 2016. REUTERS/Etienne Oliveau/Pool BRASILIA The pension reform to be proposed by the Brazilian government will not be approved quickly, President Michel Temer told newspaper O Globo in an interview published on... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Amazon tribeswomen escape back to forest after rejecting civilisationof the Amazon. But an unknown number of others, like these three, still live an
Amazon tribeswomen escape back to forest after rejecting civilisation
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 14 days ago
of the Amazon. But an unknown number of others, like these three, still live an ancient hunter-gatherer existence. The Brazilian government has registered 110 "uncontacted" groups in the Amazon who are increasingly threatened by illegal... Read more
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Surrey Leader
Qualtrough says Rio Paralympics face challenges, but legacy will be significantand the closing of some facilities for the Paralympics. The Associated Press r
Qualtrough says Rio Paralympics face challenges, but legacy will be significant
Surrey Leader / Posted 16 days ago
and the closing of some facilities for the Paralympics. The Associated Press reported a financial bailout from the Brazilian government helped salvage the Paralympics. On the brighter side for Rio, organizers say there's been a jump in... Read more
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BC Local News
Qualtrough says Rio Paralympics face challenges, but legacy will be significantand the closing of some facilities for the Paralympics. The Associated Press r
Qualtrough says Rio Paralympics face challenges, but legacy will be significant
BC Local News / Posted 16 days ago
and the closing of some facilities for the Paralympics. The Associated Press reported a financial bailout from the Brazilian government helped salvage the Paralympics. On the brighter side for Rio, organizers say there's been a jump in... Read more
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The Age
Rio Paralymics: Phillip Craven's relief after Games funding shortfall dramathat's all right for me." The IPC boss said his morale dropped during and afte
Rio Paralymics: Phillip Craven's relief after Games funding shortfall drama
The Age / Posted 17 days ago
that's all right for me." The IPC boss said his morale dropped during and after the Olympics when it became apparent the Brazilian government was battling with its budget crisis. Brazil's organising committee was scrambling to fill a shortfall... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Rio Paralymics: Phillip Craven's relief after Games funding shortfall dramathat's all right for me." The IPC boss said his morale dropped during and afte
Rio Paralymics: Phillip Craven's relief after Games funding shortfall drama
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 17 days ago
that's all right for me." The IPC boss said his morale dropped during and after the Olympics when it became apparent the Brazilian government was battling with its budget crisis. Brazil's organising committee was scrambling to fill a shortfall... Read more
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Canberra Times
Rio Paralymics: Phillip Craven's relief after Games funding shortfall dramathat's all right for me." The IPC boss said his morale dropped during and afte
Rio Paralymics: Phillip Craven's relief after Games funding shortfall drama
Canberra Times / Posted 17 days ago
that's all right for me." The IPC boss said his morale dropped during and after the Olympics when it became apparent the Brazilian government was battling with its budget crisis. Brazil's organising committee was scrambling to fill a shortfall... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Temer heckled and booed in first events as Brazil presidentceremony of the new ministers at Planalto Palace, in Brasilia, on 12 May, 2016.
Temer heckled and booed in first events as Brazil president
Eye Witness News / Posted 17 days ago
ceremony of the new ministers at Planalto Palace, in Brasilia, on 12 May, 2016. Picture: AFP. Brazil,Dilma Rousseff,Brazilian government,Michel Temer BRASILIA – Protesters jeered Brazil’s new President Michel Temer on Wednesday as he... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Paralympics Open in Rio Under A Financial Cloudsome aspects of the games. But organizers say a last-minute push has boosted t
Paralympics Open in Rio Under A Financial Cloud
KPBS San Diego / Posted 17 days ago
some aspects of the games. But organizers say a last-minute push has boosted ticket sales and a bailout by the Brazilian government has helped save the event. International Paralympic Committee president Philip Craven said he was... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Despite being scaled back, Rio Paralympics will still be ‘world-class’and the closing of some facilities for the Paralympics. The Associated Press r
Despite being scaled back, Rio Paralympics will still be ‘world-class’
The Globe and Mail / Posted 17 days ago
and the closing of some facilities for the Paralympics. The Associated Press reported a financial bailout from the Brazilian government helped salvage the Paralympics. On the brighter side for Rio, organizers say there’s been a jump in... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Paralympics opening ceremony underwaythanks to financial support from private sponsors amounting to 250 million real
Paralympics opening ceremony underway
Sky News Australia / Posted 18 days ago
thanks to financial support from private sponsors amounting to 250 million reals ($A101.75 million), the city of Rio and Brazilian government could ensure all the teams were able to arrive, even if promised subsidies arrived late. The closing... Read more
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Breitbart
Paralympics Receives Brazilian Bailout, in 'Worst Situation' in Its Historybut we weren’t aware it was as critical as this.” The whole event was saved on
Paralympics Receives Brazilian Bailout, in 'Worst Situation' in Its History
Breitbart / Posted 18 days ago
but we weren’t aware it was as critical as this.” The whole event was saved only by a last minute infusion of cash by the Brazilian government in a move contrary to the initial plans of being privately funded, the AP reports. The Sept. 7-18... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Qualtrough says Rio Paralympics face challenges, but legacy will be significantand the closing of some facilities for the Paralympics. The Associated Press r
Qualtrough says Rio Paralympics face challenges, but legacy will be significant
Brandon Sun / Posted 18 days ago
and the closing of some facilities for the Paralympics. The Associated Press reported a financial bailout from the Brazilian government helped salvage the Paralympics. On the brighter side for Rio, organizers say there's been a jump in... Read more
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Sports Business Daily
Paralympics Set To Open Tonight In Rio With IOC's Bach To Miss Opening Ceremonytrips were in doubt due to a budgetary crisis that delayed travel grants until
Paralympics Set To Open Tonight In Rio With IOC's Bach To Miss Opening Ceremony
Sports Business Daily / Posted 18 days ago
trips were in doubt due to a budgetary crisis that delayed travel grants until the last few days. Rio 2016 and the Brazilian government last month cobbled together an additional $73.8M in funding for the Paralympics but still had to close... Read more
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Raw Story
Paralympic Games kick off in Rio, amid funding crisis and cheating claimsJaneiro. But almost everything has been scaled back, from venues to seating and
Paralympic Games kick off in Rio, amid funding crisis and cheating claims
Raw Story / Posted 18 days ago
Janeiro. But almost everything has been scaled back, from venues to seating and staffing, after the organising committee ran out of money. Only a last-minute Brazilian government bailout helped save the event, which features more than 4,000 disab... Read more
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SportsFan
Rio prepares to open Paralympic Gamesthanks to financial support from private sponsors amounting to 250 million real
Rio prepares to open Paralympic Games
SportsFan / Posted 18 days ago
thanks to financial support from private sponsors amounting to 250 million reals ($A101.75 million), the city of Rio and Brazilian government could ensure all the teams were able to arrive, even if promised subsidies arrived late. The closing... Read more
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SportsFan
Rio prepares to open Paralympicsthanks to financial support from private sponsors amounting to 250 million real
Rio prepares to open Paralympics
SportsFan / Posted 18 days ago
thanks to financial support from private sponsors amounting to 250 million reals ($A101.75 million), the city of Rio and Brazilian government could ensure all the teams were able to arrive, even if promised subsidies arrived late. The closing... Read more
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EuroNews
Paralympic Games kick off in Rio, amid funding crisis and cheating claimsbeen scaled back, from venues to seating and staffing, after the organising com
Paralympic Games kick off in Rio, amid funding crisis and cheating claims
EuroNews / Posted 18 days ago
been scaled back, from venues to seating and staffing, after the organising committee ran out of money. Only a last-minute Brazilian government bailout helped save the event, which features more than 4,000 disabled athletes from around the world.... Read more
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Thame Gazette
Rio 2016 organisers admit only 12 per cent of Paralympics tickets have been soldpaying travel grants to the participating nations and has been in crisis talks
Rio 2016 organisers admit only 12 per cent of Paralympics tickets have been sold
Thame Gazette / Posted 19 days ago
paying travel grants to the participating nations and has been in crisis talks with the IPC, Rio mayor Eduardo Paes and the Brazilian government all week to find a solution to its budget shortfall. Earlier this week, IPC president Sir Philip Craven... Read more
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Reuters
Brazil's Taurus accused in Yemen arms deal, shares diveunderscores concerns about fallout for the firm, which benefits from its design
Brazil's Taurus accused in Yemen arms deal, shares dive
Reuters / Posted 19 days ago
underscores concerns about fallout for the firm, which benefits from its designation as a strategic defense company by the Brazilian government. Taurus is a major supplier of firearms to Brazil's police and military and one of the top five makers... Read more
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The Manila Times
Brazil and the Philippines: A strong relationship bound to growregions. We share the same steady support for the central role of a stronger an
Brazil and the Philippines: A strong relationship bound to grow
The Manila Times / Posted 19 days ago
regions. We share the same steady support for the central role of a stronger and more efficient United Nations. The Brazilian Government will spare no efforts to create effective conditions for a sustainable deepening of our bilateral... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Rio Paralympics saved by last-minute government bailoutmainly in category T44, trains ahead the Paralympic Games athletics events in S
Rio Paralympics saved by last-minute government bailout
Manila Bulletin / Posted 19 days ago
mainly in category T44, trains ahead the Paralympic Games athletics events in Sao Paulo, Brazil. Only a last-minute Brazilian government bailout has helped save the Paralympic Games from a shortfall in the local, privately funded operating... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
AP Sports Preview Digestmake history when they open this week in Rio de Janeiro, but not the kind that
AP Sports Preview Digest
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 20 days ago
make history when they open this week in Rio de Janeiro, but not the kind that Philip Craven was hoping for. Only a last-minute Brazilian government bailout has helped save the event from a shortfall in the local, privately funded operating b... Read more
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OJornal News
UN: Zika remains global emergency, virus still spreadingUniversity, in Sao Paulo, Brazil, Monday, Jan. 18, 2016. The Aedes aegypti is a
UN: Zika remains global emergency, virus still spreading
OJornal News / Posted 23 days ago
University, in Sao Paulo, Brazil, Monday, Jan. 18, 2016. The Aedes aegypti is a vector for transmitting the Zika virus. The Brazilian government announced it will direct funds to a biomedical research center to help develop a vaccine against the... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Brazil's new president addresses nation as clashes erupt over Rousseff's ousterBrazilian Foreign Ministry said it regretted the “demonstrations of misundersta
Brazil's new president addresses nation as clashes erupt over Rousseff's ouster
Daily Telegraph / Posted 24 days ago
Brazilian Foreign Ministry said it regretted the “demonstrations of misunderstanding” by its neighbours and said: “The Brazilian government calls upon the authorities of these countries to remain calm and respect the principles and values that... Read more
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DW
Brazil faces a post-Workers' Party future as president Dilma Rousseff is impeached | Americas |questions hangs over the future of the center-left Workers' Party, which won fo
Brazil faces a post-Workers' Party future as president Dilma Rousseff is impeached | Americas |
DW / Posted 25 days ago
questions hangs over the future of the center-left Workers' Party, which won four consecutive elections and has led the Brazilian government since the election of Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva in 2002. While the party is expected to offer a robust... Read more
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Quartz
Dilma Rousseff’s demise in five chartsboom windfall, so it was hit hard (pdf, pg. 3) when that expansion ceased.3. Fi
Dilma Rousseff’s demise in five charts
Quartz / Posted 25 days ago
boom windfall, so it was hit hard (pdf, pg. 3) when that expansion ceased.3. Fiscal troubles It didn’t help that the Brazilian government—particularly during Rousseff’s administration—developed a bad spending habit. That left Rousseff with... Read more
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Market Watch
Record Brazilian coffee harvest creates big opportunity for tradersof coffee) It seems that Brazilian coffee farmers had a different approach up t
Record Brazilian coffee harvest creates big opportunity for traders
Market Watch / Posted 26 days ago
of coffee) It seems that Brazilian coffee farmers had a different approach up their sleeves this year. As concern over Brazilian government stability faded, the value of the Brazilian real began to surge — just at the time Brazilian farmers are... Read more
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E! Online
Ryan Lochte Joins Dancing With the Stars, Talks Riomedal,' and I left. I've been really trying to be supportive and positive for t
Ryan Lochte Joins Dancing With the Stars, Talks Rio
E! Online / Posted 26 days ago
medal,' and I left. I've been really trying to be supportive and positive for them. That's all I can do right now." The Brazilian government recently filed charges against Lochte, but he did not say whether he plans to return to the country to... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Defiant Rousseff says Brazil's democracy on trial with herTerminal, at Planalto Palace in Brasilia, on 13 April, 2016. Picture: AFP. Bra
Defiant Rousseff says Brazil's democracy on trial with her
Eye Witness News / Posted 26 days ago
Terminal, at Planalto Palace in Brasilia, on 13 April, 2016. Picture: AFP. Brazil,Dilma Rousseff,Brazil Dilma Rousseff,Brazilian government BRASILIA – A defiant President Dilma Rousseff warned on Monday that her conservative opponents were... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Twinkling with Ninfa LeonardiaGames. Someone fired at a police vehicle, killing an officer, and a bus carryin
Twinkling with Ninfa Leonardia
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 26 days ago
Games. Someone fired at a police vehicle, killing an officer, and a bus carrying members of the press was stoned. But the Brazilian government was mindful of violent incidents frequently happening in their country and they deployed 85,000 security... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Samarco dam disaster probe reveals construction and design flawspeople, damaging the reputations of BHP Billiton and its partner Vale which rem
Samarco dam disaster probe reveals construction and design flaws
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 26 days ago
people, damaging the reputations of BHP Billiton and its partner Vale which remain locked in a compensation battle with the Brazilian Government. The report points to "unplanned occurrences" in the dam's construction that established the conditions... Read more
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Newsmax
Ryan Lochte Charged By Rio Police for Making False Report of Robberyfor it," he told NBC's Matt Lauer in an Aug. 20 interview. He found himself in
Ryan Lochte Charged By Rio Police for Making False Report of Robbery
Newsmax / Posted a month ago
for it," he told NBC's Matt Lauer in an Aug. 20 interview. He found himself in further hot water after the admission, drawing ire from the Brazilian government and losing three of his biggest sponsors: Speedo, Ralph Lauren and Synero... Read more
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Variety
Ryan Lochte Charged By Rio Police for Making False Report of Robberyswimmers being robbed at gunpoint by fake police officers. He found himself in
Ryan Lochte Charged By Rio Police for Making False Report of Robbery
Variety / Posted a month ago
swimmers being robbed at gunpoint by fake police officers. He found himself in hot water after the admission, drawing ire from the Brazilian government and losing three of his biggest sponsors: Speedo, Ralph Lauren and Syneron Candela. More to c... Read more
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