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Jun 11, 2014
Reuters | Friday October 9, 2015
Mayor Haddad said the city would create a new class of taxis which will accommodate Uber vehicles, and allow for 5,000 operating permits.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday October 7, 2015
Health officials in Brazil said Tuesday a record 693 people have died so far this year after contracting dengue fever, the deadly mosquito-borne disease running rampant across Central and South America.
Indo-AsianNews Service | Thursday October 1, 2015
The 48,000-capacity venue, built for last year's FIFA World Cup, will host two group games, a quarterfinal and a semifinal in the men's tournament.
Reuters | Saturday September 26, 2015
"We're analysing a law that passed in Sao Paulo but has still not been signed, because we want to find a middle way."
World News | Reuters | Saturday September 26, 2015
Sao Paulo is looking at ways to regulate the Uber ride-sharing service instead of backing an outright ban proposed by local lawmakers, the mayor of South America's biggest city said at a university event in Paris.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Monday September 7, 2015
At least 15 people died and 40 were injured Sunday when a bus crashed in the Brazilian resort town of Paraty, state officials told AFP.
Indo-AsianNews Service | Thursday August 20, 2015
Alexandre Pato has regained his best form for Brazil's Sao Paulo this year, scoring 18 goals from 35 matches.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday August 19, 2015
The men wearing black ski masks look almost relaxed as they stroll around the Sao Paulo bar, gently arranging patrons against a wall -- then shooting them.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Saturday August 15, 2015
Nineteen people were killed and seven injured overnight in a wave of shootings in Brazil's biggest city, Sao Paulo, some of them gunned down in cold blood as they sat in a bar.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday August 11, 2015
An Uber driver in Brazil's financial capital Sao Paulo responded to a call, only to find himself ambushed by a group of regular taxi drivers, a report said Monday.
Reuters | Saturday July 25, 2015
Lawmakers in Sao Paulo, Brazil's biggest city, and capital city Brasilia have already voted to ban Uber after protests by local taxi drivers.
World News | Reuters | Saturday July 25, 2015
More than a thousand taxi drivers protested in Rio de Janeiro on Friday against ride-sharing company Uber, blocking roads and stalling traffic during morning rush hour as tensions rise in the city over the mobile app ride service.
AFP | Thursday July 16, 2015
A judge in Sao Paulo suspended a law banning the production and sale of foie gras within Brazil's largest city.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Sunday June 21, 2015
Public support for Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff has slipped to a record low, with her disapproval ratings rising to 65 percent, according to pollsters Datafolha on Saturday.
Indo-AsianNews Service | Thursday June 18, 2015
Capped 50 times for Brazil, Elano is currently tied to Santos, who he helped win the Sao Paulo state championship in April.
World News | Reuters | Thursday June 11, 2015
Brazil's Supreme Court removed a ban on Wednesday on unauthorized biographies, long a subject of fierce debate between writers and journalists on one side and music stars on the other.
AgenceFrance-Presse | Saturday May 9, 2015
The 74-year-old underwent surgery Tuesday at Albert Einstein Hospital in Sao Paulo, the same facility that treated him last year for a severe urinary tract infection.
World News | Reuters | Tuesday May 5, 2015
A Brazilian judge on Monday struck down an injunction issued last week calling for the suspension of the US-based Uber ride-sharing service throughout the country.
Indo-AsianNews Service | Thursday April 30, 2015
Andre Villas-Boas, the 37-year-old former Chelsea and Porto manager has been linked to the vacant Sao Paulo position, but said he was committed to the Russian club until the end of his contract in 2016.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Thursday April 30, 2015
A judge on Wednesday barred Uber from operating in the Sao Paulo, siding with the city's taxi drivers who complained that that the popular ride-sharing service enjoys an unfair competitive advantage.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Monday April 20, 2015
Eight football fans were gunned down ahead of a semi-final match at the Corinthians fan club headquarters in Sao Paulo, police and local media reported Sunday.
Offbeat | Amrita Kohli | Wednesday April 8, 2015
Do most women think they are beautiful or average to look at? This isn't so much a hypothetical question but actually a real life experiment conducted by a personal care brand.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday April 8, 2015
Karen Emiliano was a boy called Jonas when she gave up studying 23 years ago, bullied for saying she felt she was a girl.
Indo-AsianNews Service | Wednesday March 18, 2015
The 58 men's and women's matches will be staged at Corinthians Arena (Sao Paulo), the Maracana and Olympic Stadium (Rio de Janeiro), Arena Fonte Nova (Salvador), Mane Garrincha Stadium (Brasilia), Amazonia Arena (Manaus) and the Mineirao (Belo Horizonte).