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updated Tue. October 25, 2016

New evidence suggests that officials in Sao Paulo's judiciary system were bribed to favour contractors in the investigation into the metro disaster of 2007 that left seven dead.
A pair of bantamweights prospects has agreed to meet in the UFC's next trip to Brazil, as Combate reported Thomas Almeida will take on Albert Morales at UFC Fight Night 100.

Galeria Leme is currently holding a special exhibition featuring the works of a few British artists, which will continue to run through February 3, 2017.
A joint exhibition titled "Propri - Improprio" is will be on view at Galeria Leme, Sao Paulo from October 25 through November 19, 2016.
A third prison riot since Sunday night in Brazil has led to a mass escape of inmates. Fifty-five prisoners in Sao Paulo's Franco da Rocha psychiatric ward escaped after starting a fire which burned down a wing of the prison. Despite a huge manhunt in ...

The revelations come from an interview with Brazilian newspaper Folha de Sao Paulo on Sunday -- which included references to wrongdoings of her husband - Joao Doria, a millionaire elected earlier this month to lead one of Brazil's most populated cities.
Bia Doria, a 56-year-old artist, is married to Joao Doria - a wealthy businessman who starred in Brazil's version of The Apprentice, before being elected as mayor of Sao Paulo last week. He, like Mr Trump, campaigned as a transformational businessman, ...
The Brazilian funds will invest in real estate debt, buy equity in property that generates rent and price appreciation, and purchase residential properties from distressed sellers.
That he ever made it onto a racetrack at all was by chance -- he mounted a racehorse for the first time at Sao Paulo's Cidade Jardim racecourse aged 18, and was told by the late champion Brazilian jockey Fausto Durso that he had the build to ride on ...
Rio de Janeiro - The wealthy wife of Sao Paulo's newly elected mayor has become a laughingstock in Brazil after comparing herself to Eva Peron - while giving an interview in her Porsche - and saying the poor just need a hug.
The pro-business Brazilian Social democracy party or PSDB emerged victorious in the first round of Brazil's local elections on Sunday, leading the country's currency to strengthen against the dollar.
According to latest FipeZap survey, in the last twelve months, twenty of Brazil's biggest cities have seen property prices drop in real terms, with Rio de.
Sao Paulo (AP) - Brazilian scientists on Wednesday announced the discovery of what they say is the largest dinosaur ever found in South America's biggest country.
Sunday's elections for mayors and city councilors confirmed trends evident since the start of Brazil's crisis last year.
Temer's main coalition ally, the right-leaning Brazilian Social democracy Party (PSDB), emerged as the winner from Sunday's voting.
So bodybuilder Valdir Segato injects oil into his muscles to help him bulk up and achieve his ambition of becoming famous for his physique.

Sao Paulo (AFP) - Brazil's workers' Party lost control of Sao Paulo city hall in a nationwide municipal polls rout that saw the once dominant leftist force punished by voters angry at recession and corruption.
With more than 90 percent of the votes tallied, Joao Doria, a millionaire businessman with the centrist Brazilian Social Democrat Party (PSDB), won over 53 percent of the vote, according to official results.
Sao Paulo - Brazilians are gearing up for Sunday's local election, which has seen more and more people turning to evangelical leaders for political as well as spiritual guidance.
Brazil's former President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva, left, campaigns with Sao Paulo's Mayor Fernando Haddad who's running for re-election with the workers Party in Sao Paulo, Brazil, Friday, Sept. 30, 2016. The first round of nationwide mayoral ...
"Public debt could reach 100 percent of the GDP in 2024 or before. It would be the bankruptcy of the Brazilian state," he said in remarks carried by the official Agencia Brasil.
A bantamweight clash between Pedro Munhoz and Justin Scoggins was officially added to UFC Fight Night 100 in Sao Paulo, Brazil, in November.
Sao Paulo (AFP) - A Sao Paulo court has thrown out convictions of police in the deaths of 111 prisoners during the suppression of a 1992 prison riot, drawing ...
Lollapalooza has revealed the 2017 lineups for its Latin American festivals in Brazil, Argentina, and Chile. As previously reported, Metallica, The Strokes, and The Weeknd top the bill.
The streak snapped a two-fight losing streak when Casey came up short against the likes of Seo Hee Ham and Joanne Calderwood. Claudia Gadelha will take on Cortney Casey at UFC Fight Night 100, in Sao Paulo, Brazil, on November 19. The card will be ...
aircraft carrier Sao Paulo (A 12) will not be decommissioned and is undergoing repairs, Admiral Eduardo Leal Ferreira, commander of the Brazilian navy, said at the National Bureau of Asian Research on 26 September. The carrier is being repaired by ...
The TUF Brazil season 1 middleweight runner-up had his four-fight winning streak recently snapped by a split draw against Luan Chagas in May.
Saleh Al Suwaidi, UAE Consul-General in Sao Paulo, engineer Saed Al Awadi, CEO of Dubai Exports, and senior Brazilian officials led by Ana Fava, head of the Special Advisory for International Affairs in the Sao Paulo government, were present at the forum.
With the UFC Fight Night 100 headliner between Antonio Rogerio Nogueira and Alexander Gustafsson confirmed during Saturday's UFC Fight Night 95 broadcast on FS1, UFC Senior VP and GM of Brazil Giovani Decker announced six other matchups at the ...
Despite the dreadful scenario, the world's ninth-largest economy is showing signs that it could once again be attractive to foreign investors, as the Brazilian tech sector has delivered growth rates of more than 20 percent in recent years - a big ...
The weekend of Sept 17-18, 2016, I travelled down to the IBJJF Sao Paulo International Open. Even though jiu-jitsu has a rich history in Rio de Janeiro, Sao Paulo has overtaken Rio as the current hub for jiu-jitsu in Brazil. Sao Paulo (both the city ...
September 19 (SeeNews) - Brazil's Sao Paulo state announced on Friday the inauguration of a 29.5-MW biogas thermal power plant, which the government ...
"We are on strike" reads a banner on Bradesco bank in Sao Paulo. | Photo: EFE ... workers in Brazil's banking sector continuned their strike for the 10th consecutive day on Friday, part of a campaign demanding higher wages and better working conditions.
Brazilian soap opera star Domingos Montagner will be buried in his native city of Sao Paulo on Saturday following his tragic death.
But bad traffic is often an engineering problem and not always an enforcement problem, said Paulo Sergio Custodio, an international public transport expert who has worked with many countries, including his native Brazil, to come up with better ways to ...
Brazilian soap opera star Domingos Montagner will be buried in his native city of Sao Paulo on Saturday following his tragic death.
INTERNATIONAL education Brazil EXPO ROADSHOW - Sao Paulo 2016. Event Start Time : 12:00:00. Event End Time : 12:00:00.
When the team arrived back at Sao Paulo airport, a large group of supporters gathered to greet them and give them support ahead of a massive week -- after Wednesday's clash against second place Flamengo, comes Saturday's local derby against historic ...
The Ultimate Fighter Brazil 4 alum Bruno Silva was looking to add another win to his record at Aspera FC 44 in Sao Paulo, Brazil, but ended up suffering the fastest loss in the promotion's history on Saturday night. Silva, who beat Gustavo Sedorio and ...
A massive fire has swept through a Brazilian favela in the country's most populous city of Sao Paulo. The fire at the Estrada de Alpina slum quickly destroyed hundreds of homes in its path.
Thousands of protesters took to the streets of Sao Paulo in Brazil to express their opposition to the unelected government and appeal for a snap election.
Demonstrators protest against President Michel Temer in Sao Paulo, Brazil, September 11, 2016. The signs ... "We will not leave the streets until we bring down this latest coup," said Luiza Erundina, a federal lawmaker who is running for mayor of Sao ...
The debates across, but not limited to, South Africa around the possibilities and effects of "Free education" have firmly entered popular political discourse after ...
Sao Paulo/New Delhi: In yet another major defence scandal to hit the country after the VVIP helicopter scam , prosecutors in Brazil and the US justice ...
The arrests were carried out by the Military police of Sao Paulo, which despite the name is not affiliated with the Brazilian armed forces, meaning the operation was apparently carried out as part of a joint operation between the police and the army.
Brazilian police are preemptively detaining protesters and using infiltrators to facilitate their arrests, students allege.
MILL VALLEY, CA and Sao Paulo, Brazil, Sep 08, 2016 (Marketwired via COMTEX) -- MILL VALLEY, CA and Sao Paulo, Brazil--(Marketwired - Sep 8, ...
They see Brazil as a "racial democracy", following the ideas of Gilberto Freyre, a Brazilian sociologist who argued in the 1930s that race did not divide Brazil as it did other post-slavery societies. Yet the .... In 2004 an Afro-Brazil Museum opened ...
With an increase by 1.4 percent, 183.9 thousand units were sold in August, the highest number of auto sales so far this year.





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