Zika virus sparks abortion debate in Brazil
Zika virus sparks abortion debate in BrazilABC OnlineAndrea, an obstetrician from João Pessoa, the capital of Paraiba state in Brazil's north-eastern region, said three of her patients who had Zika sought advice on how to end the pregnancies in the past two weeks. She asked for her last name not to be ...Spain reports first known European case of Zika virusMyTechBitsall 18,254 news articles »
Posted on 4 February 2016 | 3:34 pm
Brazil Is Murder Capital Of The World, But
ForbesBrazil Is Murder Capital Of The World, But Rio Is Safer Than Compton, Detroit, St. Louis...ForbesPolice patrol along a street in the Rocinha favela of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. With joblessness on the rise and above-target inflation eating into real wages, consumption in Brazil has been declining as the country heads to its longest recession since 1931.
Posted on 29 January 2016 | 11:25 am
Caracas, Venezuela named as the world's most
Telegraph.co.ukCaracas, Venezuela named as the world's most violent cityTelegraph.co.uk... Maturín, Venezuela; Distrito Central, Honduras; Valencia, Venezuela; Palmira, Colombia; Cape Town, South Africa; Cali, Colombia; Ciudad Guayana, Venezuela; Fortaleza, Brazil; Natal, Brazil; Salvador, Brazil; St Louis, USA; João Pessoa, Brazil ...The world's most dangerous cities have been namedNEWS.com.auall 16 news articles »
Posted on 28 January 2016 | 6:06 am
21 of world's 50 most violent cities in
Newsx21 of world's 50 most violent cities in BrazilBusiness StandardOut of the 21 Brazilian cities on the list, Fortaleza, in the northeastern region, was at the top. It was followed by Natal (13th), Salvador (14th) and Joao Pessoa (16th). Surprisingly, Brazil's largest cities Sao Paulo and Rio de Janeiro, which are ...21 of world's 50 most violent cities are in Brazil: NGOXinhuaBrazil has 21 of world's 50 most violent citiesNewsxall 5 news articles »
Posted on 26 January 2016 | 12:21 am
2 Dead from Mass Prison Breakout in Brazil,
Latin One2 Dead from Mass Prison Breakout in Brazil, Police on a Frantic Manhunt for Escaped Inmates [Details]Latin OneMANAUS, BRAZIL - JUNE 25: A pipe drips water in the overcrowded Desembargador Raimundo Vidal Pessoa penitentiary, inaugurated in 1904, on June 25, 2015 in Manaus, Amazonas state, Brazil. The aging prison has an official capacity of about 250 but now ...and more »
Posted on 25 January 2016 | 3:02 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