SAO PAULO (Reuters) - Brazil's Minas Gerais state said on Thursday the November dam burst in an installation operated by miner Samarco caused losses to municipalities estimated at 1.2 billion reais ($308 million), not considering the environmental problems.
SAO PAULO (Reuters) - Brazil's federal police have included former President Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva in an investigation into the possible use of bribes to influence the passage of legislation benefiting the auto sector, a court document showed on Thursday.
Brazilian crafts, Bolivian and African sculptures and flea-market furnishings add personality to this São Paulo apartment. The post Eclectic Apartment Showcases Collector’s Artifacts appeared first on Freshome.com.
SÃO PAULO -- A pproximately 5 percent of Brazilians have some kind of hearing impairment. Despite the widespread implementation of Brazilian Sign Language, also called Libras, in 2005, people with hearing impairments often need theShow More Summary
This playful place was designed to serve as entertainment space for a growing family in São Paulo. The post Toy House in Brazil Features Fun on Every Floor appeared first on Freshome.com.
Most Brazilians want an investigation into a kickback scheme at state-controlled oil producer Petrobras, according to a survey. ||| Sao Paulo - An overwhelming majority of Brazilians want an investigation into a sprawling kickback scheme...Show More Summary
SAO PAULO, Feb 1 (Reuters) – A Brazilian judge sentenced the former head of state-run oil company Petrobras’ international division to 12 years and two months in jail for corruption and money laundering on Monday, part of the country’s largest-ever graft investigation. Show More Summary
People wearing ushankas and red t-shirts with Soviet symbols are a rarity in the streets of São Paulo, Brazil. But not during the "Soviet Parade," an annual event held before the main carnival kicks off.
Rival fans will be quick to dismiss new Chelsea signing Alexandre Pato as a has-been but the Brazilian striker still has much to offer and may prove it in a career revival at Stamford Bridge. He flew out of the blocks at AC Milan before injuries slowed down his progress and a few barren years […]
No country has more cities plagued by violent crime than Brazil. The good news is that both Rio de Janeiro and São Paulo are safer than all of them, one study suggests.
Aedes aegypti mosquitoes are studied at a lab of the Institute of Biomedical Sciences of Sao Paulo University in Brazil on Jan. 8. Researchers at the Pasteur Institute in Dakar, Senegal are in Brazil to train local researchers to combat the Zika virus. Show More Summary
Known to generations of São Paulo residents as Castelinho da Rua Apa, or "the little castle of Apa Street," what seems at first glance to be nothing more than the crumbling façade of an eccentric home is actually the site of a murder...Show More Summary
Alexandre Pato is on his way to London to sign for Chelsea! Pato boarded a flight from São Paulo–Guarulhos International Airport at 21:25 GMT on Tuesday night and flew to London, according to reliable Brazilian portal Globo Esporte. The former AC Milan forward entered the airport through a back entrance so as to avoid the […]
Kyle Walker, Chima Ferguson, Curren Caples, Elijah Berle, and Rowan Zorilla, and Chris Russell hit up São Paulo’s Plaza Roosevelt The post Vans Propeller Latin America Tour Edit, Sao Paulo, Brazil appeared first on TransWorld SKATEboarding.
Scientists at the University of São Paulo claim to have developed a new, needle-free means of administering anesthetic during dental procedures.
Human rights lawyer Edgard Raoul left his job and comfortable living in Sao Paulo to spend 26 days living among refugees pouring into Europe from Syria, Iraq and Afghanistan.
Photos by Fernando Guerra via Designboom. This modern house in São Paulo, Brazil, a design by the local architecture firm Studio MK27—led by architect Marcio Kogan—clocks in at an eye-popping 14,531 square feet (about 1,350 square meters), but, despite...
SAO PAULO (Reuters) - A federal judge in Brazil authorized President Dilma Rousseff to appear as a witness in an investigation into the use of bribes to influence the passage of legislation, a court spokesman said on Wednesday.
A global financial technology firm has picked Atlanta as the site of its U.S. headquarters. The move that will create more than 140 jobs. Merchant e-Solutions, a division of Sao Paulo, Brazil-based Cielo S.A., is a commercial acquirer...Show More Summary
Reading between the lines currently, it feels like Alexandre Pato is waiting on Chelsea, or another big club in England to make their move. After a season on loan at Sao Paulo, where he recovered his form, the former AC Milan attacker has been heavily linked with a move to England in recent weeks. Pato […]