1 hr ago
240K Protesters Flood Brazilian Streets in Protest
Some of the biggest demonstrations since the end of Brazil's 1964-85 dictatorship broke out across this continent-sized country, with more expected Tuesday, protests uniting multitudes frustrated by poor transportation, health services, education and security despite a heavy tax burden.
5 hrs ago
Protests build in Brazil as discontent spreads
Tens of thousands of demonstrators marched through the streets of Brazil's biggest cities on Monday in a growing protest that is tapping into widespread anger at poor public services, police violence and government corruption.
10 hrs ago
Fare hike leads to clashes on Brazil streets
For the demonstrators who have transformed streets in Sao Paulo and Belo Horizonte into protest battlegrounds, it isn't so much that the price of a bus ticket went up from 3.00 to 3.20 reais .
13 hrs ago
Manifestation gathers tens of thousands throughout Brazil
Brazilians went to the streets to protest against the rising costs of public transportation and overpriced expenditures for the cost of staging the 2014 World Cup.
Mon Jun 17, 2013
The Star Online
Biggest protests in 20 years sweep Brazil
As many as 200,000 demonstrators marched through the streets of Brazil's biggest cities on Monday in a swelling wave of protest tapping into widespread anger at poor public services, police violence and government corruption.
Brazil protests erupt on huge scale
Some of country's biggest ever rallies sweep major cities as bus fare rise is last straw in spiral of high costs and poor services A protester waves the Brazilian flag in a protest in the capital, Brasilia, against the Confederation Cup.
Protests spread throughout Brazil
Tens of thousands of people marched through Brazil's largest city, Sao Paulo, on Monday as protests spread over rising public transport prices and the cost of staging the 2014 World Cup.
The Rio Times
Brazil Bus Far Protests to Continue: Daily
Protests over increased bus fares are set to continue in the cities of SA o Paulo, Rio de Janeiro, Belo Horizonte and BrasA lia on Monday, June 17th.
Brazilians seeking justice
Brazil,the nation of carnival,beachs,friendly people and also corruption.Brazilians pays one of the gratest,if not the largest,tax burden of the world and in return receives not only precarious but highly inneficient public services such as healthy,transportation,education and security.
Nigeria arrives late for Confederations Cup - Indiatalkies.com
Rio de Janeiro, June 17: The Nigerian soccer team arrived in Brazil, three days behind schedule and a day before it opens its Confederations Cup football campaign against Tahiti.
Sun Jun 16, 2013
Catadores of Brazil: Meet the 'catadores' of Brazil who make a living ...
One person's trash is another person's treasure: Meet the 'catadores' of Brazil who make a living by turning garbage into jewelry, furniture and even art works The catadores, as they're known, of the ASMARE cooperative in the city of Belo Horizonte sift through piles of old, discarded material With the help of local artists and volunteers, they ... (more)
Sat Jun 15, 2013
Nigeria arriving at Confed Cup day before opener Nigeria is not due...
Nigeria is not due to arrive in Belo Horizonte until the day before its opening Confederations Cup match after a trip to Brazil delayed by discord.
Thu Jun 13, 2013
Shopping mall JEM opens tomorrow
The mall at Jurong East was due to open on June 11 but this had to be postponed because none of the units in the mall had applied for a Fire Safety Certificate or Temporary Fire Permit .
Wed Jun 12, 2013
Brazil Minerals, Inc. Reiterates Its Business Update Policy
The Company remains confident in its progress in operations. "We have received some investor inquiries regarding our growth plans," began Marc Fogassa, Chairman and CEO of Brazil Minerals.
Garbage to gold: Brazil's catadores turn trash into art
A straightforward question for many of us, but in the Brazilian city of Belo Horizonte there's seldom a simple answer where garbage is concerned.
Tue Jun 11, 2013
A Motley Vision
In Search of Complexity: A Review of Ryan McIlvain's Elders
Ryan McIlvain's Mormon missionary novel Elders is set in the Brazil Belo Horizonte West Mission in early 2003.
Brazilian Mining Company, C2C Exploration to Commence Production at Sao Bento Project in 2012 Q4
C2C Exploration , to begin full scale extraction at the recently acquired Sao Bento site, as soon as late october 2012.
Fri Jun 07, 2013
Spermatogenesis recovery in protein-restricted rats subjected to a normal protein diet after weaning
Michelle C. Melo A , Fernanda R. C. L. Almeida A , AndrA© L. Caldeira-Brant A , Gleydes G. Parreira A and HA©lio Chiarini-Garcia A B A Laboratory of Structural Biology and Reproduction, Federal University of Minas Gerais, Belo Horizonte, MG 31270-901, Brazil.
Thu Jun 06, 2013
Prostitute ads pulled: Safe sex campaign looks more like sales pitch in Brazil
Prostitute ads, that were posted online to promote safe sex in Brazil , were ordered taken down by the same folks who paid to have them created.
Tue Jun 04, 2013
Aerolineas Argentinas expands its offering in Jujuy; launches Belo Horizonte from Buenos Aires
Aerolineas Argentinas added flights on the 770-kilometre route from Cordoba to Jujuy in the extreme north-west of the country on 1 June.