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A tiny new species of narrow-mouthed frog from the Microhylidae family has been discovered in the Atlantic Forest of the Espirito Santo State , southeastern Brazil.
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The bank's share price, which four months ago was around 1.3 euros, fell as low as 0.17 euros Thursday.
Brazilian farmers are asking Monsanto and other producers of pest-resistant corn seeds to reimburse them for money spent on additional pesticides when the bugs killed the crops instead of dying themselves.
The cabruca system of planting cocoa trees under the canopy of the native forest has been in use for more than two centuries in the southern regions of Bahia, Brazil's largest cocoa-producing state that accounts for around 60% of the country's production.
As gold miners face eviction from Yanomami territory in the Brazilian Amazon, a rising tempo of death threats have been directed against the shaman Davi Kopenawa following his successful campaign.
An 8-year-old boy has died after a bullet fired from outside went through a home's wall and hit the child in bed early Wednesday, Detroit police said.
Sheffield University Vice-Chancellor Professor Sir Keith Burnett is in Brazil this week at an event for college principals from 46 different countries.
The 65-year-old makes a swift return to management after his time in charge of Brazil came to an end following their devastating World Cup exit earlier this summer Gremio have confirmed that Luiz Felipe Scolari will be their new coach, 18 years after his first stint in charge of the club.
President Barack Obama speaks on the South Lawn of the White House in Washington, Tuesday, July 29, 2014, as he announces new economic sanctions against key sectors of the Russian economy in the latest move to force Russian President Vladimir Putin to end his support for Ukrainian rebels.
Russia's President Vladimir Putin arrives for an official group photo during the BRICS summit at the Itamaraty palace, in Brasilia, Brazil.
The 4-year-old son of will stand at at Fazenda Mondesir near Bage and is being leased by a group of prominent Brazilian breeders which include Stud Eternamente Rio, Haras Regina, Stud Capitao, Haras Old Friends and Di Cellius, among others.
Producers of SPIDER-MAN: TURN OFF THE DARK are developing two animated films, RIO and ALVIN AND THE CHIPMUNKS: CHIPWRECKED, for the stage.
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.
Updated: Thu Jul 31, 2014 08:28 am
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