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- "Foreign Wave" Forces Schools in São Paulo to Adapt
It is becoming increasingly more common to hear words in Spanish, French and Arabic amidst the hustle and bustle of the public schools' hallways in São Paulo, Brazil.
Published on 08/16/2017 - 11h50
- São Paulo to Remove 2,000 Posts From Sidewalk, Placing 52 Km Worth of Cables Underground
São Paulo plans to place approximately 52 kilometers worth of cables underground, gradually removing from the sidewalk the slightly-more-than 2,000 posts which currently support the wiring that transmits electricity as well as phone, cable and internet services around the city.
Published on 08/15/2017 - 11h59
- Acquisitive Offences Make One Victim Every 30 Seconds in São Paulo
The victim of a robbery in February, businesswoman Gabriela Almeida decided to take part in a demonstration against the escalating violence in Real Parque, in the west zone of São Paulo.
Published on 08/14/2017 - 10h30
- Key University of São Paulo Construction Projects Come to a Standstill
After having already spent R$ 120 million (US$ 37.6 million) there is still no estimate as to when the Convention Center at USP (University of São Paulo) will be ready. An additional R$ 60 million (US$ 18.8 million) would be required in order to finish construction, which began in early 2014.
Published on 08/14/2017 - 10h24
- Drug Traffic 'Tests' Policing and Tries to Retake Actions in São Paulo's Crackland
The trigger factor for the last confrontation that occurred in the crackland region, in the center of São Paulo, was the shacks set up amidst the concentration of addicts.
Published on 08/02/2017 - 11h07
- Cargo Theft in São Paulo Increases 23% in First Semester
The State of São Paulo, under the administration of Geraldo Alckmin (PSDB), lives an epidemic of cargo theft. The growth in this type of crime was 23% in the first six months of this year, compared to the same period last year, the largest increase in the first semester since 2004.
Published on 07/26/2017 - 10h13
- Series of Thefts Strip Cars of Their Wheels in São Paulo
Tânia Stocco, 53, a civil servant, said she was overcome by an "indescribable" sensation when she opened the front door and saw that her car was literally on the ground - without its four wheels which were stolen overnight by thieves. "Who ever thought something like this could happen?", she pondered
Published on 07/14/2017 - 11h44
- Former Doctor Roger Abdelmassih Will Serve Out Sentence Under House Arrest
Former physician Roger Abdelmassih, 73, sentenced to 181 years in prison for sexually abusing patients in his reproductive clinic, was awarded the right to serve out his sentence under house arrest.
Published on 06/22/2017 - 09h24
- LGBT Pride Parade Attendees Protest Against Temer Administration
Excited by the attractions at the 21st LGBT Pride Parade in São Paulo, youth made their way to Paulista Avenue in large numbers on Sunday (18). Mayor João Doria (PSDB) did not make an appearance and shouts of "Fora, Temer" emanated from the crowd.
Published on 06/20/2017 - 08h37
- President Temer Tries to Speed Up Congressional Deliberation that Could Lead to Criminal Charges
President Michel Temer, who is already expecting the PGR (Prosecutor General of the Republic) to bring charges against him next week, is trying to get Congress to vote on the matter before the upcoming parliamentary recess, which begins on July 18th.
Published on 06/13/2017 - 12h00