Getting to the bottom of Zika's link to
Virginia GazetteGetting to the bottom of Zika's link to microcephalyVirginia GazetteJanine Santos holds her 3-month-old son, who was born with microcephaly in Joao Pessoa, Brazil. U.S. and Brazilian health workers are enrolling mothers in a study aimed at determining whether the Zika virus really is causing a surge in birth defects.and more »
Posted on 11 May 2016 | 1:53 pm
'500 million people at risk of contracting
The Indian Express'500 million people at risk of contracting Zika in Americas', say expertsThe Indian ExpressFILE - In this Feb. 25, 2016 file photo, Caio Julio Vasconcelos who FILE – In this Feb. 25, 2016 file photo, Caio Julio Vasconcelos who was born with microcephaly undergoes physical therapy at the Institute for the Blind in Joao Pessoa, Brazil ...and more »
Posted on 4 May 2016 | 1:46 am
Massive May Day Rallies Show Support for
Center for Research on GlobalizationMassive May Day Rallies Show Support for Brazil's RousseffCenter for Research on Globalization... rental tax to benefit workers. In other cities such as Rio de Janeiro, Curitiba, Fortaleza, Manaus, Joao Pessoa, Recife and Salvador, Rousseff supporters marched, saying they would not allow her impeachment. The Brazilian Senate is currently ...
Posted on 3 May 2016 | 8:01 am
WSIS, Development, and Internet Governance:
WSIS, Development, and Internet Governance: A Plea for 'Star Trek' over 'Mad Max'CircleIDHumanity continues to find itself at a crossroads. Ahead of us lies an uncertain future filled with predictions of imminent doom and ominous prospects along with the wonders of science and technology. Behind us lies a century marked paradoxically by ...
Posted on 29 April 2016 | 7:16 am
'Cowboy robber' scuppered by his own horse
Mirror.co.uk'Cowboy robber' scuppered by his own horse when his 'getaway' ride bolts mid raidMirror.co.ukSecurity cameras at a fuel station in Joao Pessoa, northeast Brazil, show the extraordinary moment a man trots up on a horse, dismounts then saunters into the convenience store – followed by his 'trusty' steed. With his colt clip clopping behind him ...
Posted on 29 April 2016 | 6:38 am
Ten Mexican Cities, and Four in the USA, on
A Mexican NGO called the Consejo Ciudadano para la Seguridad Pública y Justicia Penal, A.C. (Citizen Council for Public Security and Penal Justice), whose president is Jose Antonio Ortega Sanchez, released a list of the world’s 50 cities with the highest homicide rates in 2014.
Posted on 13 April 2015 | 11:58 pm
LDS Church reaches 15.3 million membership,
The First Presidency of the LDS Church, now with a membership of more than 15.3 million, announced numerous changes in leadership during the Saturday afternoon session of the faith's 185th Annual General Conference.
Posted on 4 April 2015 | 4:21 pm
What $1 Million Buys You in the Most
A million dollars might seem like a lot of money to buy a dream house, but in the most expensive locations in the world, like New York, Monaco and London, it won't get you very far. If you've got your sights set on buying luxury property — as in a ...
Posted on 13 August 2015 | 8:24 pm
João Pessoa, Brazil to start
TACV - Cabo Verde Airlines (VR, Praia) will begin flights to Joao Pessoa during the last quarter of the year thereby marking the north-east Brazilian port city's maiden intercontinental flight. The Cape Verdian carrier said in a statement that the weekly ...
Posted on 28 May 2015 | 10:41 am
Most of the World's Most Dangerous Cities
The world's most dangerous cities were chosen based on the number of murders per capita, but the high number of fallen bodies also addresses a distinct abundance of drug cartels, wildfire corruption, traffickers, heavily armed factions and street gangs.
Posted on 2 February 2015 | 4:48 am
Xerium Technologies to close its PMC
Aug 01, 2014. /Lesprom Network/. Xerium Technologies, Inc. has initiated closure proceedings with the representative union officials at its PMC facility in Joao Pessoa, Brazil. Production following the closure will be transferred to the Company's PMC ...
Posted on 1 August 2014 | 5:38 am
Gallery: Holbrook Primary School pupils pit
A special assembly was held at the school before the team, named the Holbrook Digiminds, left for Joao Pessoa, Brazil’s most easterly city. This was a chance to thank sponsors for their donations towards the trip and also to unveil HolBot, a 3D printed ...
Posted on 28 July 2014 | 2:58 am
Resolved Question: Help with understanding a
Help with a flight to & from brazil?
I'm going to be visiting 3 cities in Brazil. I'll be flying from the US to Campinas Viracopos international airport and my last city will be Joao Pessoa. My question is, if I purchase a round trip ticket.. Will I have to fly all the way back to Campinas, SP to fly back home ??.. Or can I somehow fly back home from Joao Pessoa ?
Posted on 18 March 2013 | 9:43 am
Resolved Question: Help with a flight to
I'm going to be visiting 3 cities in Brazil. I'll be flying from the US to Campinas Viracopos international airport and my last city will be Joao Pessoa. My question is, if I purchase a round trip ticket.. Will I have to fly all the way back to Campinas, SP to fly back home ??.. Or can I somehow fly back home from Joao Pessoa ? Thank u so much for the advice Norbert ! What city or cities did you stay in ?? And how did you enjoy your time ? This isn't my 1st trip to brazil..but it's my 1st time not using a travel agent..doh !
Posted on 18 March 2013 | 9:36 am
Resolved Question: You like Brazil
Posted on 6 December 2012 | 1:52 pm
Resolved Question: What do you think on
Brazil in one of the world potencies and it is the Latin-American potency. What do you find of good and bad of that country?
Posted on 4 December 2012 | 4:36 pm
Resolved Question: Do You know Brazil, Do
Posted on 14 January 2012 | 5:27 pm