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Under a Heat of 40 degrees, Brazilian who was Banned from Entering the Office Wearing Shorts Goes to Work Dressing a Skirt

This Tuesday was terribly hot for the ” cariocas ” and , to boot, a power outage prevented millions of people enjoying the air conditioning . For two hours , were 40 degrees , without the right to even a … Continue reading

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Fifa’s Preliminary Draw to Happen This Saturday in Rio

With a budget of R$ 30 millions (around US$ 15 millions), paid by the State of the Rio de Janeiro and by the city of the Rio de Janeiro, according the website UOL, Fifa carries out in this Saturday, 30, … Continue reading

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Father and Son Embraced on a Party Were Beaten for Homophobic Youngmen

A 42 years old man and his 18 years old son walked through a farm in the state of São Paulo, during a party, when seven boys approached them and asked if they were gays. Even after a negative answer, … Continue reading

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Rio de Janeiro, the Wonderful City

The move of the capital of Brazil from the Rio de Janeiro to Brasilia, in 1960, did not stop the increase of the population of the city, that faced a long period of economic stagnation. But with the recent discoveries … Continue reading

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Five Building Arenas to Be Used Only for a Week

Upon choosing 12 cities to host the games of World Cup of 2014, the Brazilian government considered the opportunity of supply those places with infraestructure works that may improve the life of its inhabitants, even after the final party in … Continue reading

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Five Cities to Host Soccer Games in Rio 2016

The matches of the championships of soccer, male and female, of the Olympic games of 2016 will be disputed in five cities: Rio de Janeiro, São Paulo, Salvador, Belo Horizonte and Brasilia. The information was confirmed today by the Committee … Continue reading

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“Good cops aren’t alone”, says Rio’s Secretary of Security after 22 cops being arrested

Twenty and eight people most of them cops, were arrested today in Rio during an operation against police corruption. The suspicious are accused of involvement with the drug trafficking, illegal commerce of weapons and others crimes. Among them, 22 are … Continue reading

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