3 hrs ago
VIDEO: The last prisoner on Big Island
Julio de Almeida, 83, is the last prisoner on Big Island, Ilha Grande, off the coast of Rio de Janeiro in Brazil.
12 hrs ago
History-making choir hits huts
Keystone State Boychoir members Ben Cerauli, 13, Tamir Oliver, 13, and Seth Jhaveri, 13, at Mawson's Huts Replica Museum yesterday.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Senior Lecturers in Sustainable Architecture develop research and teaching links with Brazil
Dr.Paola Sassi and Maita Kessler, Senior Lecturers from the School of Architecture will deliver a second research and design workshop in Brazil.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Serious damage detected in Brazil's 2015 coffee crop
Farmers and researchers are detecting serious damage to Brazil's coffee plants after a drought earlier this year and say farmers in 2015 could harvest the smallest arabica crop in a decade.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
The Times of India
Goa MLAs spent Rs 48 lakh on World Cup tickets
PANAJI: Everyone knows that the visit of the four Goan MLAs to Brazil for the Fifa World Cup 2014 did not come cheap.
Magnificent MSC Cruises are full steam ahead for fall
A cruise liner, the MSC Divina, carrying Mexican soccer fans along the coast of Brazil during the World Cup docked in Salvador on Saturday .
International Business Times
5 Shocking Findings Of GBRMPA Report Revealed
So what was in the report that so alarming? Let's understand 5 main findings of GBRMPA report that need immediate world attention to protect this UNESCO World Heritage Site: "Climate change remains the most serious threat to the Great Barrier Reef," the report says.
Sun Aug 17, 2014
Last stop on the Kimchi Bus
Traveling around a foreign continent for 100 days is challenging enough. Throw in a tight schedule, a rickety old minibus and a fridge full of fermented cabbage, and you have yourself a Kimchi Bus tour.
Sat Aug 16, 2014
Bangkok 'baby factory' includes twins from Australian woman's eggs
Bangkok: A twin boy and girl who came from eggs donated by an Australian woman were among 21 babies documented in a Bangkok "baby factory" condominium in the Thai capital.
Penn State Online Graduates Come from Around the World
Penn State World Campus student Fernando Ribeiro will fly 5,000 miles from Brazil so he can walk across the stage at Bryce Jordan Center on Aug. 16 and receive his bachelor's degree in psychology.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
The newest look at luxury travel trends shows a continuing surge in demand for experiences that can't be found in guidebooks.
Arutz Sheva Israel News
Hamas Has Grossly Humiliated World Media in Gaza
Why would reporters keep going back into Gaza to be so humiliated by Hamas? They are certainly not reporting what is actually happening.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Dubai Cruise Tourism Hopeful Multi-Entry Visas Will Increase Visits
The fastest way for any destination to increase foreign visitors - by ship, plane, or car - is to streamline the visa process.
Emerging Market Morning Read
Brazil : Following the tragic death of Brazilian Socialist Party presidential candidate Eduardo Campos yesterday in a plane crash, Deutsche Bank discusses election uncertainty: " if [Campos'] his running mate Marina Silva were to replace Campos as the PSB candidate, she would tap some of Pres.
World News Report
Military Satellite Communications Latin America- 2014: leading...
SMi Group is proud to present the launch of MilSatCom Latin America Conference, taking place on the 27th-28th of August 2014, in Rio de Janeiro.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
Brazil's president declares 3-day mourning
Brazil's President Dilma Rousseff declared three days of official mourning following the unexpected death of Socialist Party presidential candidate Eduardo Campos.
Travel World News
Virtuoso Names 10 Hottest Destinations During Travel Week
Leading luxury travel network Virtuoso, harnessing data from its worldwide travel agency members, today revealed where the affluent will be venturing for the remainder of 2014, including the crucial holiday time and winter months.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
Jacob's Pillow: Companhia Urbana de Dana Dancing is a personal matter
The street-smart members of Brazil's vibrant Companhia Urbana de Dana skillfully blend the steps of hip-hop and break dancing with the more traditional balletic and modern movements infused in their work by their leader, Sonia Destri Lie, the company's artistic director, as we learned last summer during the group's Jacob's Pillow Dance Festival ... (more)
Jacob Beckwith to spend year in Londrina, Brazil
Jacob Beckwith, the son of John and Jacque Beckwith, will leave his home in Franklin Township at the end of August to spend his junior year in high school in Londrina, Brazil.
Malaysian National News Agency
South American Countries To Seek Consensus On Gaza
QUITO, ECUADOR, Aug 12 --Uruguay will ask the Union of South American Nations to reach a common position on the Gaza Strip conflict.