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Brazil opens vast Amazon forest to mining

Brazil opens vast Amazon forest to mining

August 24th, 2017

International desk – Brazil’s government has abolished a vast national


Vaccines for three deadly viruses fast-tracked

Vaccines for three deadly viruses fast-tracked

January 19th, 2017

Heath desk – Scientists have named three relatively little-known diseases


Prison riot kills 60 in Brazil

Prison riot kills 60 in Brazil

January 3rd, 2017

International desk – A 17-hour uprising at a prison in


Bodies of Brazilian footballers killed in Colombia plane crash reach home

Bodies of Brazilian footballers killed in Colombia plane crash reach home

December 3rd, 2016

International desk – The bodies of 71 people killed in


Brazilian football team in Colombia plane crash

Brazilian football team in Colombia plane crash

November 29th, 2016

International desk – A plane carrying 81 people, including a


Rio Olympics ends with spectacular closing ceremony

Rio Olympics ends with spectacular closing ceremony

August 22nd, 2016

International desk – The curtain of the Rio Olympics fell


Neymar brings Olympics gold for Brazil

Neymar brings Olympics gold for Brazil

August 21st, 2016

Sports desk – The Barsa star fired his country Saturday


Neymar back in charge of Brazil ahead of Olympic semifinals

Neymar back in charge of Brazil ahead of Olympic semifinals

August 15th, 2016

Sports desk — It might be time to put Neymar’s


Zika linked to baby joint deformities

Zika linked to baby joint deformities

August 10th, 2016

Health desk – Zika infection during pregnancy may cause limb