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31 min ago | Film Comment
JoA o Carlos Castanha is a spirited 52-year-old actor and transvestite who lives with his mother in the southern Brazilian port city of Porto Alegre.
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4 hrs ago | Channelnewsasia.com
Four buses, a truck and two cars were burned in Brazil when demonstrators took to the streets to protest the deaths of two young men during police actions.
4 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald
Angry residents of city near Rio de Janeiro have torched four buses to protest the death of a man killed by a bullet on his way to a Good Friday church service.
8 hrs ago | Suria
A powerful earthquake with a magnitude of 7.5 struck off Papua New Guinea late Saturday night, the US Geological Survey said.
12 hrs ago | The Rio Times
Movie theaters in Rio de Janeiro are offering a wide range of options for movie buffs of all ages during this holiday weekend.
16 hrs ago | The Globe and Mail
Originally from Bangladesh, Nadia Alam explains how Toronto is home 'because it's the first place [she] called home.'
The Microsoft Research Connections blog shares stories of collaborations with computer scientists at academic and scientific institutions to advance technical innovations in computing, as well as related events, scholarships, and fellowships.
In his khaki fatigues, tightly laced calf-length black leather boots and white helmet, the cop looked like any other policeman in a Latin American republic under military rule.
BrazilA s federal police have opened an investigation into former billionaire Eike Batista for financial crimes, including insider trading, manipulation of markets and money laundering, Brazilian media reported on Friday.
Brazil's leading Worker's Party is under intense scrutiny this week amid Senate hearings and mounting allegations of corruption at Petrobras, the state-run oil company.
The French automaker seeks to augment its presence in Brazil through a 240 million euros investment that would aid in locally building more models and open a new logistics unit.
GREENE TOWNSHIP >> A Brazilian manufacturer plans to break ground later this month for a new facility near Chambersburg that will create 73 new jobs.
Troops are on patrol in the World Cup host city of Salvador after a deadly orgy of violence triggered by a police strike.
's stock had its "buy" rating reaffirmed by equities researchers at Nomura in a research report issued on Thursday, ARN reports.
Researchers have discovered little-known cave insects, four distinct but related species in the genus Neotrogla , with rather novel sex lives - the first example of an animal with sex-reversed genitalia.
Brazil may see a mass migration of crops and farm workers from huge swaths of currently tillable lands to more temperate zones as global warming takes hold, according to leading climate experts in the country.