News


Posts filtered by tags: Brazil[x]


 

Covid makes Brazil's president Bolsonaro a hero to some

Government coronavirus handouts have made Brazil's right-wing president Jair Bolsonaro unexpected friends
Tags: News, Brazil, Jair Bolsonaro, Bolsonaro


Violence erupts in Brazil after a black man is beaten to death outside supermarket – video report

A black man has died after being beaten by supermarket security guards in the city of Porto Alegre on the eve of Black Consciousness Day. Videos of the incident circulated on social media and have sparked outrage and protests across Brazil, with people entering Carrefour supermarkets and demanding justice for FreitasProtests erupt in Brazil after black man dies after being beaten outside supermarket Continue reading...
Tags: Protest, Americas, World news, Brazil, Black Lives Matter Movement, Porto Alegre, Carrefour


Violence erupts in Brazil after a black man is beaten to death outside supermarket – video

A black man has died after being beaten by supermarket security guards in the city of Porto Alegre on the eve of Black Consciousness Day. Videos of the incident circulated on social media and have sparked outrage and protests across Brazil, with people entering Carrefour supermarkets and demanding justice for FreitasProtests erupt in Brazil after black man dies after being beaten outside supermarket Continue reading...
Tags: Protest, Americas, World news, Brazil, Black Lives Matter Movement, Porto Alegre, Carrefour


Brazil killing: Protests erupt after black man killed by white security guards

Footage shows Joao Alberto Silveira Freitas being repeatedly punched by two white security guards.
Tags: News, Brazil, João Alberto Silveira Freitas


Protests erupt in Brazil after black man dies after being beaten outside supermarket

João Alberto Silveira Freitas was allegedly attacked by security guards at a Carrefour store in Porto Alegre A black man who died after being beaten by supermarket security guards in the city of Porto Alegre on the eve of Black Consciousness Day has sparked outrage across Brazil after videos of the incident circulated on social media.Footage showed João Alberto Silveira Freitas being punched in the face just outside the doors of a Carrefour supermarket, late on Thursday. Other clips showed Freit...
Tags: Americas, World news, Brazil, Black Lives Matter Movement, Freitas, Porto Alegre, Carrefour, João Alberto Silveira Freitas


Coronavirus live news: Brazil passes 6m cases as South Australia reports new case

Donald Trump Jr tests positive for Covid; South Australia rejects ‘stuff-up’ after pizza worker’s lie; German doctor arrested on suspicion of killing two Covid patients. Follow latest updatesDonald Trump Jr tests positive for coronavirusUS records highest number of daily coronavirus deaths since MayNHS could start using vaccine next month, says HancockTrials to begin in UK for antibody cocktail drug treatmentSee all our coronavirus coverage 5.27am GMT It’s beginning to look a lot like a Covi...
Tags: UK, Science, Germany, World news, Infectious Diseases, Brazil, Santa, South Australia, Johns Hopkins University, RIO DE JANEIRO Brazil Brazil, Donald Trump Jr, Robert Koch Institute, Lisa Cox, Coronavirus


Coronavirus live news: Brazil passes 6m cases as South Australia reports new case

Donald Trump Jr tests positive for Covid; South Australia makes pizza worker scapegoat for failures; German doctor arrested on suspicion of killing two Covid patients. Follow latest updates 1.13am GMT The coronavirus pandemic and Victoria’s 112-day lockdown has decimated the Australian state’s coffers, with treasurer Tim Pallas expected to outline a $23.3bn deficit and more than $150bn in net debt in Tuesday’s budget.AAP reports: But it is not all bad news, with the budget also expected to i...
Tags: Science, World news, Infectious Diseases, Brazil, Victoria, South Australia, Andrews, Donald Trump Jr, Tim Pallas, Coronavirus


Killing of black man by guards at Brazil supermarket sparks protests

The 40-year-old was killed by two white supermarket guards on the eve of Black Consciousness Day.
Tags: News, Brazil


Coronavirus live news: Canada fears big case rise could overwhelm hospitals; Italy records 699 deaths in a day

Trudeau implores Canadians to stay home; Italy records 37,242 new cases; Madrid to close borders with other regionsGerman doctor arrested on suspicion of killing two Covid patientsTech giants join with governments to fight Covid misinformationUS records highest number of Covid deaths since MaySouth Australia premier fuming over pizza lie that put state in lockdownCalifornia enacts curfew for majority of state’s 40m residents 7.17pm GMT The World Health Organization warned that growing antimi...
Tags: Europe, Science, Australia, India, UK News, World news, US news, Canada, United States, Asia Pacific, Infectious Diseases, Italy, Brazil, World Health Organization, Madrid, Trudeau


Brazil accused of holding up UN biodiversity talks

Objection to virtual meetings threatens next year’s conference in China, say environmental campaigners Brazil has been accused of obstructing global efforts to protect nature following a row over the use of virtual meeting technology to overcome Covid-19 restrictions.The dispute threatens a key United Nations conference in Kunming, China, next year, which aims to set new targets to protect the Earth’s natural life support systems. Continue reading...
Tags: Climate Change, China, Environment, Americas, World news, Earth, United Nations, Brazil, Un, Kunming China, Coronavirus, COVID


Brazil: Webinar Promove Lançamento De Guia "A Lgpd E A Captação De Recursos" - Koury Lopes Advogados

O lançamento do Guia foi promovido pela Thomson Reuters Foundation em parceria com o KLA Advogados e ABCR.
Tags: News, Brazil, Thomson Reuters Foundation, Captação De Recursos Koury Lopes Advogados, KLA Advogados


Coronavirus live news: curbs extended in Northern Ireland; Italy reports 653 new deaths

NI restrictions on hospitality sector were due to end on 26 November; Death toll in France increases by 429 in 24 hours; Italy’s death toll reaches 47,870 One death from Covid every 17 seconds in Europe‘Massive headache’: European leaders put off Christmas decisionsBrexit trade talks suspended after negotiator’s Covid infectionOxford Covid scientists cast doubt on Christmas vaccine availability 9.24pm GMT Brazil recorded 35,918 new cases of coronavirus and 606 deaths on Thursday, its Healt...
Tags: Europe, Science, France, US, UK News, US news, Infectious Diseases, Italy, Northern Ireland, Brazil, Reuters, Health Ministry, Coronavirus, COVID


Coronavirus: The realities of schooling in rural Brazil

The pandemic has thrown up unique challenges for teachers and students in Latin America.
Tags: News, Brazil


Brazil’s Globo Banks on Light, Escapist Telenovelas to Lift Pandemic Blues

Brazil’s Globo, Latin America’s biggest media company, presented a new lineup of feel-good telenovelas at its MipCancun Online Plus showcase Tuesday as an antidote to the raging global pandemic. Citing a World Health Organization (WHO) survey, Globo sales manager Pablo Ghiglioni noted that the Covid-19 outbreak and subsequent restrictions have “impacted society’s well-being.” “Since the […]
Tags: News, Global, Markets & Festivals, Brazil, Globo, World Health Organization WHO, Globo Latin America, MipCancun, Globo Banks, Pablo Ghiglioni


'There are more cricketers than footballers' - the Englishman coaching the Brazil women's team

Liam Cook, with the help of Jonty Rhodes, five-a-side football and the local mayor, is aiming to put Brazilian cricket on the map.
Tags: News, Brazil, Jonty Rhodes, Liam Cook


Liam Cook: The Englishman coaching Brazil women's cricket team

Liam Cook, with the help of Jonty Rhodes, five-a-side football and the local mayor, is aiming to put Brazilian cricket on the map.
Tags: News, Brazil, Jonty Rhodes, Liam Cook


Cavani sent off in Uruguay defeat by Brazil

Everton forward Richarlison scores in Brazil's 2-0 win over Uruguay, who have Manchester United striker Edinson Cavani sent off.
Tags: News, Manchester United, Everton, Brazil, Uruguay, Edinson Cavani, Cavani, Richarlison


Coronavirus live news: UK, Italy and Spain record highest daily death totals since spring

Italian ; UK’s highest since May; Chemicals in everyday products could hinder vaccine effectivenessSouth Korea forced to tighten Covid measuresPfizer trials vaccine delivery procedures in four US statesModerna vaccine’s effectiveness bodes well for Oxford jabUK coronavirus updates - live 9.23pm GMT Brazil recorded 35,294 additional confirmed cases of the novel coronavirus in the past 24 hours and 685 deaths from Covid-19, the Health Ministry said on Tuesday.The country has registered mo...
Tags: Europe, UK, Science, Africa, US, Spain, UK News, World news, Australia news, US news, Asia Pacific, Middle East and North Africa, Infectious Diseases, Oxford, Korea, Brazil


Scientists captured video of a rare squid with tentacles as long as a human

A bigfin squid spotted 2 miles underwater in Australia's Great Bight. Courtesy of Deborah Osterhage/CSIRO Bigfin squid have tentacles 11 times longer than their bodies. The creatures are camera shy: They've only been spotted a dozen times since the 1980s. Scientists recently captured new, underwater footage of five bigfin squid off the coast of southern Australia — the first time they've been spotted in Australian waters.  Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. The squid w...
Tags: Science, News, Biology, Australia, Animals, Africa, Trends, Hawaii, Brazil, Squid, Great Australian Bight, Aylin Woodward, Deborah Osterhage CSIRO Bigfin, Deborah Osterhage, Osterhage, CSIRO Bigfin


A company in Brazil made a controversial move to fight racism. Other CEOs should try it

Although she's not a household name in the United States, billionaire Luiza Trajano, the richest woman in Brazil, might very well become one soon if her radical new model to confront structural racism takes hold.
Tags: Cnn, United States, Brazil, Luiza Trajano


Brazilian leftists seek to emulate US Democrats' unity to beat Bolsonaro

Removing far-right president is top priority for many Brazilian leftists – but can they build the united front needed to defeat him?When glad tidings of Donald Trump’s undoing reached Flávio Dino’s 18th-century palace in north-eastern Brazil, he felt delight.“Trump was such a toxic figure,” said the Communist party governor of Maranhão state, a leading light of the Brazilian left. “Trump’s defeat is a victory for humanity.” Continue reading...
Tags: Americas, US, World news, Democrats, Brazil, Donald Trump, Trump, Maranhao, Jair Bolsonaro, Bolsonaro, Flavio Dino


Setback for Bolsonaro after poor results in Brazil local elections

President’s candidates suffer heavy defeats amid resurgence of mainstream partiesThe Brazilian president Jair Bolsonaro – already smarting from Donald Trump’s defeat – has suffered a further setback after candidates he had championed performed dismally in municipal elections.Sunday’s vote provided the first electoral opportunity to gauge the health of Bolsonaro’s anti-establishment movement since the populist’s shock election victory in 2018. Continue reading...
Tags: Americas, World news, Brazil, Donald Trump, Jair Bolsonaro, Bolsonaro


Federal judge green-lights Cuban doctors’ human-trafficking lawsuit against health group

A federal judge has ruled that a human-trafficking lawsuit against the Pan American Health Organization filed by Cuban doctors who worked in Brazil can continue.
Tags: News, Brazil, Pan American Health Organization


Brazil: congresswoman and friend of slain politician Marielle Franco flees following death threats

Talíria Petrone goes into hiding after claims members of Rio’s paramilitary underworld want her deadA Brazilian congresswoman who was friends with the slain politician Marielle Franco has fled Rio de Janeiro after an alleged plot to kill her was uncovered.Talíria Petrone, a black feminist activist who is one of the new faces of the Brazilian left, said she had gone into hiding after claims members of Rio’s paramilitary underworld wanted her dead. Continue reading...
Tags: Americas, World news, Brazil, Rio De Janeiro, Rio, Marielle Franco, Talíria Petrone


Brazil: Relevant Tax Cases Judged In September By The Supreme Court - Koury Lopes Advogados

When analyzing RE 1,049,811, the STF decided for the constitutionality of including the amounts charged by card administrators in the calculation base of PIS and COFINS, taxes on gross revenues.
Tags: News, Brazil, STF, Supreme Court Koury Lopes Advogados


Brazil: The Supreme Court, Under The New Presidency, Publishes Its Trial Docket Until December 2020 - Koury Lopes Advogados

Under the presidency of Justice Luiz Fux, sworn in on 9/10/2020, the Supreme Court (STF) released the Full Bench Trial Schedule, which will be held by videoconference between September and December 2020.
Tags: News, Supreme Court, Brazil, Supreme Court STF, Luiz Fux, Koury Lopes Advogados


A global black market for negative COVID-19 test results has emerged, with fakes starting around $200

A healthcare worker administers a COVID-19 test at United Memorial Medical Center testing site in Houston, Texas, June 25, 2020. MARK FELIX/AFP /AFP via Getty Images As the coronavirus pandemic drags on, people around the world are turning to the black market for negative COVID-19 tests that enable them to travel. Incidents in South America, Europe, and Africa highlight the emerging global black market for negative COVID-19 results. In one case, police in France arrested a ring of sellers ...
Tags: Travel, Health, Europe, UK, Science, News, France, Africa, Trends, Ap, Paris, Testing, Brazil, Ethiopia, World Health Organization, North America


Bolsonaro warns Biden he will trigger a 'gunpowder' reaction if US imposes sanctions on Brazil over Amazon deforestation

President Donald Trump hosts a photo-op with Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro before attending a working dinner at the Mar-a-Lago resort in Palm Beach, Florida, March 7, 2020. Tom Brenner/Reuters Brazil's president Jair Bolsonaro on Tuesday warned Joe Biden as the president-elect that he will defend deforestation in the Amazon with "gunpowder" if Washington imposes economic sanctions on the country. Bolsonaro, a populist leader whose governing style has been likened to President Trump, r...
Tags: Amazon, Politics, News, Washington, US, Trends, Joe Biden, Brazil, Biden, Donald Trump, Trump, Reuters, Election 2020, Reuters Brazil, Palm Beach Florida, Jair Bolsonaro


Brazil: Brasília Em Pauta – Edição Nº 09 - Tauil & Chequer

O "Brasília em Pauta" é um boletim semanal preparado pela equipe de Contencioso de Brasília, contendo os principais casos a serem julgados pelo Supremo Tribunal Federal (STF)...
Tags: News, Brazil, BRASILIA, Chequer, Brasília Em Pauta, Pauta


Felipe Neto: the YouTuber who became one of Jair Bolsonaro's loudest critics

Neto’s outspokenness landed him on Time’s most influential people list, but also made him the target of a vicious fake news campaign Felipe Neto is an irreverent YouTuber with 40 million followers on his channel where he plays computer games, pokes fun at celebrities and riffs on social media trends.With another 25 million followers on Instagram and Twitter, he is one of the biggest names on Brazil’s boisterous internet. Continue reading...
Tags: Technology, Youtube, Time, Americas, World news, Brazil, Neto, Jair Bolsonaro, Felipe Neto



Filters
show more filters
September - 2020
MoTuWeThFrSaSu
 123456
78910111213
14151617181920
21222324252627
282930    
October - 2020
MoTuWeThFrSaSu
   1234
567891011
12131415161718
19202122232425
262728293031 
November - 2020
MoTuWeThFrSaSu
      1
2345678
9101112131415
16171819202122
23242526272829
30