Claudia (Brazil)

Type: City
Name: Claudia (Brazil)
Country: Brazil
population: 9,933
First reported Aug 06 2014 - Updated Aug 06 2014 - 1 reports

Women to watch ahead of the UN’s 2015 climate summit

We’ve picked 20 key influencers from politics, diplomacy, business and civil society who will be central in ParisBy Ed KingInternational climate conferences are usually a sea of dark suits – like a mass audition for Men in Black – only there’s not much ... [Published Responding to Climate Change - Aug 06 2014]
First reported Aug 03 2014 - Updated Aug 03 2014 - 1 reports

FIVE TO WATCH IN RIO

By Press AssociationPublished: 06:04 EST, 3 August 2014 | Updated: 06:04 EST, 3 August 2014The Commonwealth Games have served up hundreds of home nation winners, which is a heartening sight as the Rio Olympics come into view.The Games will be heading ... [Published Mail Online UK - Aug 03 2014]
First reported Jul 29 2014 - Updated Jul 29 2014 - 1 reports

New Angle on Rare Lung Disease May Improve Quality of Life for Patients

A marathon runner. A soldier. A physician. A mom. All are patients participating in a University of Houston Department of Health and Human Performance (HHP) study of a rare lung disease that strikes women exclusively, regardless of age, ethnicity, genetics ... [Published University of Houston - Jul 29 2014]
First reported Jul 21 2014 - Updated Jul 21 2014 - 1 reports

New Angle on Rare Lung Disease May Improve Quality of Life for Patients

A marathon runner. A soldier. A physician. A mom. All are patients participating in a University of Houston Department of Health and Human Performance (HHP) study of a rare lung disease that strikes women exclusively, regardless of age, ethnicity, genetics ... [Published Noodls - Jul 21 2014]
First reported Jul 16 2014 - Updated Jul 17 2014 - 1 reports

Google Lawyer Turned Landlord Inflames City’s Tech Clash

To an outsider, it might seem that Google Inc. (GOOGL) in-house lawyer Jack Halprin’s dispute with histenants is about money.But it’s more complicated than rents and return oninvestment. Halprin’s Google connection has intensified theanger many San Francisco ... [Published Bloomberg - Jul 16 2014]
First reported Jul 12 2014 - Updated Jul 12 2014 - 1 reports

ONCE THERE WAS A SAD KING, MARADONA BY NAME

Emir Kusturica’s documentary on the Argentine great is truly a tribute by one master to another, says vidyarthy chatterjeeGod is the only being who, in order to reign, doesn’t even need to exist.– Charles Baudelaire.IT is with these words that renowned ... [Published The Statesman - Jul 12 2014]
First reported Apr 28 2014 - Updated Apr 29 2014 - 1 reports

Air France executive and wife 'ran £2m prostitution ring through airline'

Manager bought discounted tickets to shuttle young women between Brazil and France for work in sex trade An Air France executive has been charged with running a vast prostitution ring that brought young women from Brazil and forced them to work out of ... [Published Telegraph - Apr 28 2014]
First reported Mar 30 2014 - Updated Mar 30 2014 - 1 reports

The ‘Woman Who Was Dragged’ and Killed by Brazil's Military Police

Image by Collective ñ, free use. [All links lead to Portuguese-language pages except when otherwise noted.] Claudia Silva Ferreira was  shot  in the neck and back during a military police operation on the morning of March 16, 2014 in the Morro da ... [Published Global Voices in English - Mar 30 2014]
First reported Mar 20 2014 - Updated Mar 20 2014 - 1 reports

Serial killing

EVERY year Brazil’s police are responsible for at least 2,000 deaths . The victims are generally recorded as having been “killed while resisting arrest” (the exact phrase used varies from state to state). Usually, few apart from the victims’ families ... [Published Americas view - The Economist - Mar 20 2014]

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"This disease is hugely underrepresented," said Thomas Lowder, associate HHP professor and principal investigator. "There are maybe 100 reers studying this disease in the country and about 1,500 patients in the U S with the disease that we know of."

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Women to watch ahead of the UN’s 2015 climate s... [Published Responding to Climate Change - Aug 06 2014]
FIVE TO WATCH IN RIO [Published Mail Online UK - Aug 03 2014]
New Angle on Rare Lung Disease May Improve Qual... [Published University of Houston - Jul 29 2014]
New Angle on Rare Lung Disease May Improve Qual... [Published Noodls - Jul 21 2014]
Google Lawyer Turned Landlord Inflames City’s T... [Published Bloomberg - Jul 16 2014]
ONCE THERE WAS A SAD KING, MARADONA BY NAME [Published The Statesman - Jul 12 2014]
Air France executive and wife 'ran £2m prostitu... [Published Telegraph - Apr 28 2014]
The ‘Woman Who Was Dragged’ and Killed by Brazi... [Published Global Voices in English - Mar 30 2014]
Serial killing [Published Americas view - The Economist - Mar 20 2014]
Bank of America and Vital Voices Promote Econom... [Published Bank of America Press Release - Mar 04 2014]
Fact Sheet for TAM SA [Published Able2Act - Mar 06 2008]
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Image by Collective ñ, free use. [All links lead to Portuguese-language pages except when otherwise noted.] Claudia Silva Ferreira was  shot  in the neck and back during a military police operation on the morning of March 16, 2014 in the Morro da ...
Serial killing [Published Americas view - The Economist - Mar 20 2014]
EVERY year Brazil’s police are responsible for at least 2,000 deaths . The victims are generally recorded as having been “killed while resisting arrest” (the exact phrase used varies from state to state). Usually, few apart from the victims’ families ...
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