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Halting the spread of the little fire ant

One of the country’s most tenacious pests, it’s almost invisible and its bites are painful and persistent.

By DOMINIK DOEHLER , ZAVIT/SCIENCE , ENVIRONMENT NEWS AGENCY
18/10/2020
A man wearing a Swastika [Illustrative]
Brazilian with infamous swastika pool expelled from his political party

Wandercy Pugliesi, 58, named his son Adolf, and police seized a trove of Nazi-related materials from him in 1994.

By MARCUS GILBAN/JTA
14/10/2020
Brazil registers 5,000,694 confirmed cases of new coronavirus

Though the number of daily cases has come down from a peak in July, public health experts warn that Brazil is ignoring social distancing precautions and faces the danger of a second wave.

By REUTERS
08/10/2020
Jair Bolsonaro, Brazil's president-elect, on October 28, 2018
Brazil's Bolsonaro's son charged for corruption scheme – report

O Globo, one of Brazil's leading dailies, cited a more than 300-page indictment detailing the charges.

By REUTERS
29/09/2020
A volunteer receives an injection in a human clinical trial for a potential vaccine against the nove
Brazil to join COVAX vaccine facility, as Chile, Israel, UAE also sign up

Bolsonaro will issue decrees laying the legal groundwork to join COVAX in the official gazette, it said.

By REUTERS
25/09/2020
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