Monthly Archives: September 2012

The directors of Rio Film Festival, Ilda Santiago, Vilma Lustosa and Walkiria Barbosa with Minister Marta Suplicy (red) at Cine Odeon, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil news

Rio Film Festival’s Opening Weekend: Daily

By Chesney Hearst, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Odeon Petrobras in Cinelândia, Centro rolled out the red carpet on the night of Thursday,...

Vasco Win in Brasileirão to Stay in G-4: Daily

By Robbie Blakeley, Senior Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Vasco da Gama came from a goal down to beat relegation threatened Figueriense 3-1...

Mass Gay Wedding Held in São Paulo: Daily

By Ben Tavener, Senior Contributing Reporter SÃO PAULO, BRAZIL – Forty-seven same-sex couples have “married” in São Paulo in a mass ceremony witnessed by hundreds of...
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Brazil Bans Chevron and Transocean: Daily

By Lucy Jordan, Senior Contributing Reporter BRASÍLIA, BRAZIL – A federal court has served Chevron and Transocean with a preliminary injunction ordering them to...
Fabio Jose Silva Coelho, top Google executive in Brazil

Google Executive Released in Brazil: Daily

By Lucy Jordan, Senior Contributing Reporter BRASÍLIA, BRAZIL - Police in Brazil have released the country’s top Google executive following his detention for not taking...

Fla Beat Atlético-MG in Brasileirão: Daily

By Robbie Blakeley, Senior Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Flamengo beat Atlético-MG 2-1 at the Engenhão to move further away from the relegation...
Rocinha’s UPP (the 28th in Rio) was inaugurated September 20th, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil News

UPPs Reduce Violent Deaths by 78 Percent

By Julia Averbuck, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - A study released by the Laboratório de Análise de Violência (Laboratory for the Analysis of...
Rio Madeira, Rondônia, from above, photo by ABr/Wilson Dias.

New Dams Planned for Heart of Amazon

By Ben Tavener, Senior Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – The Brazilian government is planning to build at least 23 new hydroelectric dams in...
President Dilma Rousseff addresses the UN General Assembly

Rousseff Speaks to Protectionism at UN

By Andrew Willis, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff used her speech Tuesday (September 25th) at the opening session...
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Cameron to Visit as UK-Brazil Ties Grow

By Lucy Jordan, Senior Contributing Reporter BRASÍLIA, BRAZIL – President Dilma Rousseff will meet with British Prime Minister David Cameron this Friday morning, as he...
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