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Making Rio's Pacification Work: The Limits of UPP Social

In mid-July, war broke out in the Complexo do Alemão, a large group of favelas located in the north of Rio de Janeiro. Angry at the arrest of one of their number, gunmen from the local street gang opened fire on the Pacifying Police Unit (UPP) ... InSight Crime, 55 minutes ago
Brazil shootout closes major road in Rio Big News Network, 1 day ago
Rio metro expansion study Railway Gazette, 2 days ago

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Brazilian party official resigns amid rift with new candidate

RIO DE JANEIRO, Aug. 21 (Xinhua) -- Brazilian Socialist Party (PSB)'s lead campaign coordinator quit Thursday after its presidential candidate was officially changed, causing an internal rift as the election is only 45 days away. PSB decided on ...
 Xinhua News Agency4 hours ago Brazil Socialists name Silva as new candidate  Miami Herald1 day ago BRAZIL: POLLS SHOW MARINA SILVA COULD BEAT PRESIDENT IN RUN-OFF  NAM News Network2 days ago Silva replaces late Campos for Brazil presidential election  Nigeria Punch18 hours ago

Petrobras, world fuel price gap smallest since late 2013 -study

RIO DE JANEIRO Aug 21 (Reuters) - The gap between gasoline and diesel sold by state-run oil company Petrobras in Brazil compared with fuel prices abroad should be the smallest this month since late last year, according to a study published on ...
 Reuters Africa14 hours ago Oil & Gas - Brazil - Petrobras makes ultra-deepwater gas discovery  Business News Americas1 day ago Petrobras Settles Bolivian Gas Import Dispute with YPFB  Yahoo! Finance1 day ago

Fitch: Sabesp's EBITDA Strongly Pressured by Critical Hydrologic Scenario

RIO DE JANEIRO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 21, 2014-- Companhia de Saneamento Basico do Estado de Sao Paulo's (Sabesp) reported results for 2Q'14 are in line with Fitch Ratings' expectations given the continued unfavorable hydrologic pressures on ...
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The new Bebel Gilberto sound

NEW YORK — Bebel Gilberto isn't only about bossa nova. The Rio de Janeiro-raised musician, the daughter of renowned singer and guitarist Joao Gilberto and singer and composer Miucha, describes her music simply as the Bebel Sound, an eclectic mix ...
 Today Online17 hours ago Gilberto spreads her 'Bebel Sound' in new album  Miami Herald1 day ago Bebel Gilberto spreads her Bebel Sound in new album  Metro Canada1 day ago Gilberto spreads her Bebel Sound in new album  Big News Network1 day ago


RIO DE JANEIRO, Aug. 19 (NNN-XINHUA) -- Brazil's healthcare systems, both public and private, is a source of deep dissatisfaction, according to a poll released here. The poll, commissioned by the Federal Medical Council (CFM), showed 93 percent of ...
 NAM News Network6 hours ago Brazilians dissatisfied with healthcare system: poll  Xinhua News Agency2 days ago XINHUA - Brazilians dissatisfied with healthcare system: poll  Namibia Press Agency2 days ago

Rio passes first 2016 Olympic test, water quality surprises

Rio de Janeiro passed its first 2016 Olympics test with the end of an international sailing regatta on Guanabara Bay, one of the most heavily criticised venues in a city under attack for disorganisation and construction delays. During the ...
 Times of Malta4 days ago Hockey finds new fans among Rio 2016 Education Programme students  Noodls22 hours ago Burton wins laser at Rio 2016 test event  News Chennai Online1 week ago Olympic champion wins first Rio 2016 test event  News Chennai Online2 weeks ago

Brazil expands labour rights for domestic workers

RIO DE JANEIRO, Brazil — NIVEA dos Santos got her first job as a live-in maid at age 12, dusting, vacuuming, ironing and polishing the silver of a wealthy Rio de Janeiro family from dawn until she'd fall, exhausted, into bed. More than two decades ...
 Jamaica Observer5 hours ago Padres beat Dodgers 4-1 to end 2-game skid  Town Hall1 day ago Brazil expands labor rights for domestic workers  Miami Herald16 hours ago Brazil expands domestic workers rights bringing labor protections to long-excluded group  Big News Network1 day ago
Zimbabwe Herald

West Ham eye Corinthians striker

Rio de Janeiro, Aug 21 (IANS) Corinthians striker Paolo Guerrero is being contacted by English Premier League club West Ham United, according to Brazilian media reports.
 News Chennai Online1 day ago XINHUA - West Ham eyeing Corinthians striker  Namibia Press Agency1 day ago Doctor arrested for raping patients  Zimbabwe Herald1 day ago XINHUA - Brazilian doctor sexually abuses dozens of patients, arrested  Namibia Press Agency2 days ago
Irish Times

Death of Albert Reynolds (81)

On the government jet before flying out to the Earth Summit in Rio de Janeiro in June 1992 Photograph: Matt Kavanagh. Former Taoiseach Albert Reynolds speaks with Bertie Ahern in November 1994. Mr Reynolds has died at the age of 81. Photograph: ...
 Irish Times1 day ago Tributes paid to former taoiseach and dealmaker Albert Reynolds  Irish Times1 day ago State funeral of Albert Reynolds to be held on Monday  Irish Times18 hours ago Former taoiseach Albert Reynolds dies  Irish Times1 day ago
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