4 hrs ago
The Rio Times
Cannibal Corpse and Gangrena Gasosa
Pioneers and masters of the death metal genre, American band Cannibal Corpse will finally bring their brutal and controversial sound to Rio on Thursday, June 20th as they play Lapa's Circo Voador along with the Brazilian metal band Gangrena Gasosa and opening act Forceps.
12 hrs ago
The San Diego Union-Tribune
Protesters back in streets of Brazilian cities
Demonstrators gesture next to a burning barricade during a protest in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Monday June 17, 2013.
16 hrs ago
The Rio Times
Protests in Brazil Gain Momentum: Daily
As many as 100,000 protesters took to the streets of both SA o Paulo and Rio last night, as well as tens of thousands in other cities in Brazil - including Belo Horizonte, Salvador, Curitiba and Porto Alegre - as part of the widespread protests.
18 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.
22 hrs ago
International Business Times
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.
Mon Jun 17, 2013
Brazil youth march against lavish state spending
Youths clashed with police in central Rio as more than 200,000 people marched in major Brazilian cities to protest against billions of dollars spent on the Confederation Cup and higher public transport costs.
Global Voices Online
VIDEO: 'Vinegar Revolt' Bus Fare Protests Spread Across Brazil
The waves of protests against a bus fare increase in SA o Paulo is moving beyond the city limits and becoming a national movement.
Brazil Protests Crescendo as Tens of Thousands Take to the Streets
This marks the latest crescendo in weeks of escalating protests, touched off by a March spike in Porto Alegre bus fares that sent protesters into the streets .
Fri Jun 14, 2013
Silicon Alley Insider
Sao Paulo Raised The Cost Of A Bus Fare By 10 Cents And The City Went Nuts
So Paulo has seen a fourth night of protests after an increase in bus and subway fares, and the BBC reports that things are starting to get violent .
Protests hit Brazil's biggest cities, adding to unrest
Small but violent protests in several Brazilian cities this week have added to a sense of growing unrest in Brazil at a time when inflation, crime and President Dilma Rousseff's popularity are all taking a turn for the worse.
Wed Jun 12, 2013
South China Morning Post
Brazilian cities crack down on nightclubs after deadly fire
One woman's chronicle of the death and suffering in Wuli has shed light on the grim plight of the Zhejiang 'cancer village', writes Hazel Knowles.
Tue Jun 11, 2013
Sat Jun 08, 2013
World Cup Blog
The SeleA A o will look to have a breakthrough on the win column tomorrow afternoon as they host France tomorrow afternoon in Porto Alegre.
Thu Jun 06, 2013
Jo called up to replace injured Leandro Damiao for match against France
Atltico Mineiro's striker J has been called up to replace Internacional's player Leandro Damio, who got injured in training today.
Fri May 31, 2013
Provision Center for Proton Therapy Names Medical Director
A board-certified radiation oncologist, he comes to Knoxville from the ProCure Proton Therapy Center in Oklahoma City where he has practiced proton therapy and conducted significant research.
Wed May 29, 2013
The end of the trees of "Happy Harbor"-RS /Brazil
In the dawn of May 29th the trees of the city called Porto Alegre were cut by the men from the city hall.
Tue May 28, 2013
Cut of trees in the city of Porto Alegre
In the city of "Porto Alegre" in the state of Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil, one of the cities that will cediar the World Cup 2014, the population is against the cutting of trees for duplication of access roads unneeded.
Global Voices Online
Petition Supports Journalist Accused of Slander
There is a petition out, in the Brazilian federal state of Bahia, in support of the journalist Emiliano JosA©. Accused of slander by the preacher A tila BrandA o for reporting the preach involvement with torture against students during the military dictatorship in Brazil, JosA© published a text in the press in February 2013 and in his ... (more)
Sat May 25, 2013
Fri May 24, 2013
Lazio target Gremio striker Kleber - Report
Grmio forward Klber may be about to leave the Porto Alegre club for Italian giants Lazio, according to Zero Hora , despite his failure to become a regular member of coach Vanderlei Luxemburgo's first team.