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Jul 28, 2014 / 04:02 am .- After nearly two years of preparation, Father JosA© Almy Gomes, 40, almost wasn't ready for Pope Francis' World Youth Day pilgrimage to Rio de Janeiro.
The 34-year-old left on amicable terms after a meeting between his agent and brother Roberto de Assis and the club president Alexandre Kalil, Mineiro's press service told AFP.
India and China on Monday admitted to intrusion by Chinese herdsmen into Ladakh last week but both the sides sought to play it down saying the issue was resolved amicably through a flag meeting.
Despite Brazil's heartbreaking loss in the 2014 World Cup, there are still plenty of reasons to celebrate Brazil.
Recife's carnival, along with celebrations in its colonial suburb Olinda and in the cities of Bezerros and Nazarene da Mata, features a flamboyant, joyous, boisterous week of elaborate parades, dances and costumes.
Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff made the comment while speaking with local media outlets Monday from the presidential residence in Brasilia.
In this July 16, 2014, file photo, Bolivia's President Evo Morales poses for a photo during the BRICS Summit at the Itamaraty Palace, in Brasilia, Brazil.
Spain's Banco Santander SA finds itself in an unwanted spotlight in Brazil after its local subsidiary irked the government by circulating a client note saying that the re-election of President Dilma Rousseff would likely push asset prices lower.
The massive size of Brazil, as well as the remoteness of certain of the nation's regions, has resulted in one of the richest, most diverse musical landscapes anywhere in the world.
Equinix has completed the acquisition of the remaining stake it did not own in Brazil's ALOG Data Centers for $225 million, a move that reflects its growing presence in the Latin American market.
Even as the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia, was winding down, the destruction of large tracts in Rio de Janeiro was already well under way in preparation for the 2016 Summer Olympics.
Brazil's economy might be growing near zero, and it's currency isn't as strong as it was in the heyday of the U.S. housing bubble of 2008, but that hasn't stopped the country from becoming more expensive than the entire euro zone.
Five years ago the Alverno Presents audience luxuriated in the serene and elegant sensuality of Grammy winner Luciana Souza as she unfurled her "ethereal, wordless vocal lines" and "haunting, technically mercurial scat lines" that make her one of the great jazz artists of our time.
Brazil's Jewish community apologized to the administration of Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff for statements by the spokesman of Israel's foreign ministry after Brazil recalled its envoy over the Gaza conflict.
Months after Russia annexed Crimea and stepped up support for separatists in eastern Ukraine, Europe and the United States are still searching for an effective way to persuade Russian President Vladimir Putin to change course.
Visiting El Salvador over the past year, it was hard not to think the country's number-one job is standing around outside with a gun.
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