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Mumbai: Indian workers are more confident of managing retirement in 2017 as compared to three years earlier. However ... According to Aegon Retirement Readiness Survey 2017, Indians continue to be the best placed in superannuation preparedness among respondents from 15 countries. The Aegon ...
Pope Francis called on indigenous people of the Amazon to work with Missionaries and bishops to shape a Church with an "Amazonian and indigenous" ... Members of various indigenous peoples presented the Pope with gifts that reflected their culture, including a basket, painting, book and woven stole.

India's Leander Paes (L) and Purav Raja celebrate a point against Britain's Jamie Murray and Brazil's Bruno Soares during their doubles match at the ... with a sensational reflex volley and then sealed victory over Briton Murray and Brazilian Soares with a backhand winner, to the delight of the Indians in the ...
Brazil's largest ecosystem of startups 'StartSe' which has over 120,000 entrepreneurs, investors and mentors in its community is looking to explore opportunities in the Indian startup space. Starting with Hyderabad, a group of 23 entrepreneurs and investors from StartSe will be interacting with startups and ...
Gustavo Cabral recently moved to South Florida from Brazil to pursue a career in mixed martial arts. ... Jefty Joseph and Ilmart Christophe ignored Cabral's willingness to hand over money, then kidnapped him and later shot him to death inside a vacant home in the Indian Pines neighborhood west of Lake ...

If the conviction is upheld, Brazilian law states da Silva should be barred from running in this year's president election, for which he has already started campaigning. Some legal experts have argued he might be able to remain a contender until all his legal recourses have been exhausted. Da Silva, who is ...
Pope Francis shakes hands with an indigenous woman during a meeting with Amazon basin community members from Peru, Brazil and Bolivia, in the ... "We ask you to defend us," said Yesica Patiachi, a representative of the Harakbut people - one of 23 indigenous peoples specifically mentioned in the ...
Since its founding in 1648, the Brazilian army (EB, in Portuguese) has maintained a partnership with the indigenous peoples of Brazil's forests and border areas. The First Border Special Platoon (1º PEF, in Portuguese) is one such union. Indigenous soldiers serve as liaisons with natives from the 23 ...
It might also explain how the Indian immigrant to Hong Kong, a vegetarian for three decades, could sit atop a restaurant business that includes several ... a diversified restaurant platform offering a range of concepts and cuisines: Thai, Greek, Middle Eastern, Vietnamese, French, Italian, Brazilian and a few ...
Indian consumers even more so. Could 2018 be the year that technology and biology finally fuse? About a third of consumers (32 percent in China and 33 percent in India) would like to have smartphone technology "integrated into their anatomies", compared to a 12 percent global average, says Havas ...
BHUBANESWAR: Odissi dancers from United Kingdom (UK) and Brazil on Sunday participated in the 57th Ekamra Walks organised at Mukteshwar Temple in the capital. They are here to witness the Mukteshwar Dance Festival. Odissi dancers from UK Katie Ryan, Kali Chandrasegaram and Sanjeevani ...
Lula was Brazil's first democratically elected leftist and was credited with helping lift 30 million Brazilians out of poverty. He was hugely popular during ... In August, Brazilian lawmakers tossed out a corruption charge against the current president, center-right leader Michel Temer. Stay up to date on all the ...
He shoulders almost all the responsibility for the environmental protection of Tumucumaque National Park in the Brazilian Amazon, a reserve the size of the ... of prioritising economic interests over the protection of the Amazon and its indigenous people, dozens of whom are reported to be killed annually.
In Puerto Maldonado, a small trading center of the Amazon rainforest in southeastern Peru, Francis will be welcomed by some 3,500 indigenous people from areas stretching into Bolivia and Brazil. The environmentally-conscious pope has a soft spot for the Amazon and will hold a special assembly of ...
Although the violence and overcrowding in Brazil's prisons are no secret, Brazilians are getting a bird's eye view of the conditions as disturbing cell phone videos secretly taken by inmates are finding their way into social media. One video, shot in a prison in southern Brazil, shows a long line of inmates that ...
Folha - There are reports of isolated indigenous people killed by gold prospectors along the Amazonas river and in areas invaded by loggers. How do you ... a lot of money. And these guys get what they want, because what the government wants today is the end of Funai (the National Indian Foundation).

Brazil's government announced a major shift away from its policy of building mega-dams in the Brazilian Amazon - a strategy born during the country's military ... However, because the government never officially canceled the dam, Indians and environmentalists have long feared that the project could be ...
Smart Eyes can detect unusual movements, breaking of traffic rules, halting or parking vehicles in unauthorised areas, etc, to make it easier for authorities, Renato Werner, the chief executive of Polsec who is also a member of the advisory board of the India-Brazil Chamber of Commerce, told ET.
An incredible series of images has offered a rare glimpse of life within remote tribes of people in Brazil. Ricardo ... The collection of images has now been published in a book, called Brazilian Indians. ... 'The photos provide an overview of the contemporary situation of the indigenous people in Brazil.
However, grassroots environmental and indigenous resistance continues to grow, and important Brazilian Supreme Court decisions are expected in the .... an NGO which works with indigenous people globally, told Mongabay: "2018 is likely to be a grim year for indigenous peoples in the Amazon, as the ...
A retired Brazilian police commissioner was last week sentenced to over 14 years in prison for the aggravated murder of Spanish Jesuit Brother Vicente Canas in the Amazonian Mato Grosso region in 1987 ... Vicente Canas went to Brazil in 1966 and became a champion of the rights of indigenous peoples.
The 47-year-old started to photograph native Brazilians in 2015 for his new book, Brazilian Indians. He said: 'The pictures show ... 'I've been a professional photographer for 29 years, and have been photographing Brazil's indigenous people since 1996, when I visited an Yanomany tribe. Since then, I have ...
Last year, the European Parliament also passed Resolution 2016/2991(RSP), specifically urging the Brazilian government to enforce human rights for the ... A recently published report, by the Indigenous Missionary Council (CIMI), found a marked rise in violent attacks on indigenous people in Brazil ...
Rio de Janeiro: European aircraft giant Airbus will pay some 30 million reais ($9.1 million) in compensation to relatives of the 199 people killed in a 2007 air crash in Sao Paulo, a lawyer said Monday. "After years of negotiations, 33 families have signed the terms of the agreement with Airbus," Gabriela ...
An incredible series of images has offered a rare glimpse of life within remote tribes of people in Brazil. Ricardo ... The collection of images has now been published in a book, called Brazilian Indians. ... 'The photos provide an overview of the contemporary situation of the indigenous people in Brazil.
Brazilian Indigenous people during one of their regular protests in Rio de Janeiro demanding the demarcation of their lands and to be taken into account ... indigenous peoples, recognised as the best guardians of the world's forests, are losing some battles in Brazil in the face of intensified pressure from the ...
On Thursday, renowned Brazilian Graffiti artist Michael Devis showed the people of Noida how street art can be used to preserve one's history and ... He displayed his 'Indian' work depicting an elderly woman resting against a banyan tree while narrating stories from a book to the wild animals of a forest.
A handful of new organizations are trying to channel the Brazilian's anger against the government into reinvigorating the country's democracy by luring fresh ... the largest corruption scandal in Latin America and more than a year under what may be the most unpopular president in the world, Brazilians are ...
The purpose of reconstructing the concept of the developmental state in these terms is not somehow to restore the developmentalist credentials of the Indian and Brazilian states, but rather to locate their developmental strategies in the historical 'catch-up treadmill' and, in so far as it makes clear that the ...
First, better currency performance helped prop up returns of emerging markets other than India. The currency appreciation against the dollar in the resource-rich countries such as Russia, Brazil, South Africa, and Chile was 20-50 per cent in the past two years compared with 14 per cent for the Indian rupee, ...
Extreme seasonal changes in Amazon river levels threaten forest conservation by indigenous people ... ecosystem, "leading to the extinction of key plant and animal species," Whaldener Endo, a conservation biologist with the National Research Centre for Carnivore Conservation in Brazil, said in an email.
The findings led to an unprecedented level of support by the European Parliament for indigenous peoples in Brazil and Latin America, Lukas van Diermen, ... When Temer came to power last year his government decreased the budget for FUNAI (Brazilian Indian Foundation) by more than 40 percent.
Brazilian Indigenous people during one of their regular protests in Rio de Janeiro demanding the demarcation of their lands and to be taken into account in ... RIO DE JANEIRO , Dec 4 2017 (IPS) - indigenous peoples, recognised as the best guardians of the world's forests, are losing some battles in Brazil in the face of ...
In a tragic incident, an escape from everyday life hassles resulted in death for an Indian-American living in New York City. 49-year-old Rohina Bhandary, identified as a US citizen, was killed by a tiger shark when she went snorkelling off an emote island in Costa Rica, a Central American island nation, ...
Anthropologist Glenn Shepard, archaeologist Helena Lima present lectures on research of indigenous peoples of Brazil ... We get to show Kayapo girls as beautiful, as Indians and as Brazilians at the same time … ... Shepard explained some of the history surrounding indigenous peoples and filmmaking.
A spike in violence against indigenous people and rural workers in the Brazilian Amazon has been accompanied by increasing deforestation in protected .... indians killed over the demarcation of land, as they demand the demarcation of indigenous lands, outside the National Congress in Brasilia, Brazil.
New Delhi, Nov 30 (PTI) The Cabinet today approved signing of an investment cooperation and facilitation treaty between India and Brazil. The treaty will result in increase of investment flows between the two countries and provide facilitation to Brazilian investors in India and vice versa. "The Union Cabinet ...
In Brazil, there are 85,000 spread across eight states. ... "When we go to the city barefoot and semi-naked, non-indigenous people are critical," says Danilo Benites Uiramiri. ... "I was told not to bring the lice of the 'little Indians' to work." ... After 11 years of research, the National Indian Foundation (Funai) in ...
Dolphins, alligators and tribes in Brazil's Amazon forest ... large as the continental United States, has always been central to Brazilian identity, even if most Brazilians will never visit. ... "Indians' home is the forest." Stay up to date on all the latest Travel news with The New Indian Express App. Download now.
FC Pune City eased to a 4-1 win over ATK in the Indian Super ... match of the season as the Brazilian led FC Pune City's 4-1 rout of the two-time ...
For a couple of hours, some of Brazil's most dangerous female felons are allowed to shed the prison uniforms and get into hair and make-up as ...
Rio de Janeiro, Nov 26 (AFP) The US vice-consul in Brazil was ... favelas -- largely unregulated communities of working class Brazilians -- are public ... latest PTI NEWS news with The New Indian Express App. Download now ...
The delegation from Brazil that were brought to Brussels by UNPO for the Friends ... Despite being officially recognised, the indigenous peoples of both ... the tension between the rights of indigenous peoples and the Brazilian ...
November 22 (Renewables Now) - Brazilian renewable energy firm CPFL ... Siemens Gamesa is taking the place of Indian wind turbine maker ...
Brazilian cartoonist Marcelo D'Salete offers a different view of slavery in ... in that country, with black Africans and indigenous people all victims.
While 81 per cent workers in China and 69 per cent in Brazil expressed optimism that technology advances will lead to more job creation than ...
Scandal plagued Brazilian politician jailed -- again ... first president in Brazil to be charged with corruption while in office. ... Stay up to date on all the latest PTI NEWS news with The New Indian Express App. Download now. O
Brian wells looks at a Brazilian Christmas tree with his daughter, Amelia, ... the month-long, end-of-the-year festivals celebrated in Brazil called ... American Indian Christmas tree at Frederik Meijer gardens and ... American Indians believe that their drums are the heartbeats of Mother Earth and of all people.
Current ICJ President Ronny Abraham (France), Nawaf Salam (Lebanon), Abdulqawi Ahmed Yousaf (Somalia) and Antonio Augusto (Brazil) ...


 

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