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Tony Montana is known for his luxurious tastes, and if the movie studios were to make a sequel, the Al House in Rio de Janeiro, would be the perfect setting.
Brazil's volleyball confederation says the trophies for the men's and women's world championships have been stolen in Rio de Janeiro.
Adel and Mohammed in their destroyed apartment, which was struck by an Israeli missile during fighting between Israel and Hamas, in the northern Gaza Strip, Aug. 16. Their families live in a UN-run school; the men sleep overnight in the shell of the building to watch over their remaining possessions.
SAfO PAULO-Synergy Group Corp. is looking to sell its Brazilian shipyards unit for $1 billion, exiting a business that has struggled to recover from a soured deal with the Venezuelan government.
Large marches and rallies in Delhi, Jakarta, London, Rio de Janeiro, and Berlin will ensure world leaders heading to the UN Secretary General's Climate Summit in September will be met with the largest mobilisation on climate change in history.
Last Wednesday, Eduardo Campos, the Socialist Party politician and third-place candidate in Brazil's presidential race, was on a short morning flight from Rio de Janeiro to SA o Paulo when his plane hit bad weather along the coast and crashed in a residential neighborhood.
"Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice" is set to premiere on March 26, 2016. Ahead of its much-awaited release date, spoilers and possible plot details have been making the rounds on the internet.
On of the parents on-site began to perform CPR, which is what kept the child alive long enough for paramedics to resuscitate and stabilize him.
Lloyd's Register has launched its new Rules for Offshore Units in one single document following an in-depth consultation with industry.
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.
A worker severely burned in an accident at a Petrobras refinery in the Brazilian city of Manaus died of his injuries on Wednesday, union officials representing workers at the company said.
Brazilian Socialist Party presidential candidate Marina Silva speaks to the press after attending a Mass in honor of late presidential candidate Eduardo Campos at the Metropolitan Cathedral in Brasilia, Brazil, Tuesday, Aug. 19, 2014.
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 of Brazilian rhythms, soul and electronic music.
One of the formative films in my early years exploring cinema was City of God , about the impoverished and corrupt reality of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
Updated: Sat Aug 23, 2014 04:28 am
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