SAO PAULO (Reuters) - Brazil's ex President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva and the former chief executive of investment bank Grupo BTG Pactual SA will stand trial for obstruction of justice, documents from a federal court in Brasilia showed on Friday.
From modern to prefab to downright show-stopping It’s hard to believe that the Rio 2016 Summer Olympic Games are just around the corner—in fact, the Opening Ceremony kicks off in a week’s time. And while there’s been some controversy...Show More Summary
Barcelona are reportedly eyeing Sao Paulo striker Jonathan Calleri as a potential signing as they look to add greater depth to their forward line. According to Spanish outlet Sport, Calleri, 22, was the top scorer in the 2016 Copa Libertadores...Show More Summary
SAO PAULO (Reuters) - Lawyers for Brazil's former President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva petitioned the United Nations on Thursday with allegations that his human rights had been violated in a corruption investigation.
Police in Brazil have confirmed reports of the kidnap of 67-year-old Aparecida Schunck at her home in São Paulo on Friday. Schunck is the mother-in-law of 85-year-old Bernie Ecclestone, the billionaire boss of the Formula One Group, the entity which manages most of the commercial aspects of Formula One. Her daughter, 38-year-old Fabiana...
Christopher Grimes Gallery is presenting a solo exhibition of new works by Veronika Kellndorfer. This body of work stems from her 2015 solo exhibition at the Casa de Vidro in São Paulo, home of celebrated Italian-born Brazilian architect Lina Bo Bardi. Show More Summary
Bernie Ecclestone’s mother-in-law, 67-year-old Aparecida Schunck, was reportedly kidnapped in Sao Paulo, Brazil last Friday and is currently being held for ransom. According to the Brazilian magazine Veja, Ms. Schunck was abducted from outside her home in the Sao Paulo neighborhood of Interlagos. Show More Summary
Patrick Marsden got an airline and a flight crew to help pull off a stunt to propose to his girlfriend, Molly while they were both on a flight from the Washington D.C. area to Sao Paulo, Brazil.
Formula 1 boss Bernie Ecclestone’s mother-in-law, Aparecida Schunck, has been abducted in São Paulo, Brazil. According to a Brazilian magazine Veja, the kidnappers have demanded a ransom of $36.5 million to free her. The criminals grabbed the 67-year-old Schunck from her home in the Interlagos suburb of São Paulo. Show More Summary
Sao Paulo (AFP) – Brazilian international striker Alexandre Pato has joined Spanish club Villarreal from Corinthians, the Sao Paulo outfit announced on Tuesday. No details were given on the transfer fee or length of the contract, although...Show More Summary
Formula One impresario Bernie Ecclestone’s mother-in-law was abducted in Sao Paulo on Friday night, and is being held for the biggest ransom in Brazil’s history, $37 million, Brazilian website Veja reports. Here’s everything we know about the kidnapping. Read more...
Brazilian media sources say kidnappers are demanding a huge ransom for the safe return of Formula One boss Bernie Ecclestone’s mother-in-law. The São Paulo kidnapping of Aparecida Schunck, mother of Ecclestone’s wife Fabiana Flosi, was reported in Veja and Globo, according to the BBC. Show More Summary
By Tatiana Bautzer and Guillermo Parra-Bernal SAO PAULO (Reuters) - Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd and Mylan NV have shown preliminary interest in a Brazilian generic drugmaking joint-venture in which Pfizer Inc has a 40 percent stake, two people familiar with the process said. Show More Summary
Tasked with designing a open, lightweight and landscape-sensitive home while still giving it an elegant feel, Brazilian architecture firm Fernanda Marques Architects took on the immense challenge and absolutely killed it. The result was Fazenda Boa Vista, a 700 sq m home made from wood, glass and stone. The home is unique in its concept […]
Designed by Brazilian firm Studio Arthur Casas, Casa MS is a beautiful living space situated at Fazenda Boa Vista golf resort, 100 kilometers west of São Paulo. Following the edge of the golf course, the primary features of the house are the glass walls that allow its residents to enjoy scenic views of the natural […]
SAO PAULO (Reuters) - The mother-in-law of Formula One chief Bernie Ecclestone has been kidnapped in Sao Paulo and criminals are demanding 120 million reais ($36.5 million) in ransom, according to reports in a leading Brazilian news magazine.
From tattooed faces to artists getting up close and personal with their subjects’ backsides, you’d be hard pressed to find body space not being treated as a canvas at the 2016 Tattoo Week in Sao Paulo, Brazil. Some folks were happy to...Show More Summary
VIP Brasil takes us on a luxurious getaway, traveling to The Royal Palm Plaza Resort. It’s there in São Paulo, Brazil that photographer Robert Astley-Sparke captures a style savvy editorial featuring model Leandro Lima. The Joy model is front and center, pouring on the charm in tailored looks. Show More Summary
A man was wrestled to the ground and arrested after he attempted to steal the Olympic torch Saturday as the flame’s relay made its way through the town of Guarulhos in the Brazilian state of Sao Paulo. Video shows an unidentified man breaking through security just a few steps ahead of the torch, which is […]
Brazilian police arrested a man who tried to steal the Olympic torch during a parade that took place in the city of Guarulhos in the Brazilian state of São Paulo on July 23.