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Brazil youths protest in Rio, Sao Paulo over missing citizen
20 Jul 2018 - 2:51PM
Rio mayor Paes re-elected

Riding a wave of support from Rio’s slums, Eduardo Paes was re-elected mayor and now takes up the challenge of overseeing major infrastructure projects ahead of the 2016 Summer Olympics.

Riding a wave of support from Rio’s slums, Eduardo Paes was re-elected mayor and now takes up the challenge of overseeing major infrastructure projects ahead of the 2016 Summer Olympics.

Rio mayor Paes re-elected
8 Oct 2012 - 3:32PM
3,000 troops fan out in Rio high-risk areas ahead of polls

Some 3,000 soldiers and marines were deployed to tighten security in high-risk areas of Rio ahead of upcoming municipal elections, authorities said.

Some 3,000 soldiers and marines were deployed to tighten security in high-risk areas of Rio ahead of upcoming municipal elections, authorities said.

3,000 troops fan out in Rio high-risk areas ahead of polls
2 Oct 2012 - 9:59AM
Brazil court sentences three for rape of American student in Rio
16 Aug 2013 - 10:44AM
Brazil’s social unrest easing but turning more radical
20 Jul 2018 - 2:51PM
More Brazil street protests as public demands reform
24 Jun 2013 - 12:07PM
Ronaldinho’s World Club hopes in balance after injury
20 Jul 2018 - 2:51PM