reas which are vulnerable to floods and landslides, the minister said. In Brazil, 58 percent of natural disasters are related to floods and 11 percent to landslides, he said. Meanwh
al and Manaus. MEXICO CITY, Jan. 22 (Xinhua) -- Brazil is home to the world's No. 1 beach, Baia do Sancho in the Fernando de Noronha islands, according to a survey released Thursda.
xpected the EU Council to approve the Schengen visa move thanks to an initiative promoted by Spain and supported by other European nations. "When the European Parliament gathers n.
said in a statement. The annual Conference of the Parties to the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (COP16) is to be held in Cancun, Mexico, from Nov. 29 to Dec. 10. During.
lit. Bartlit emphasized in his letter that cement flaws are a known hazard in the oil industry, with specific tests such as "negative pressure test" and "cement evaluation logs" de.
rovides backing for President Dilma Rousseff to veto a law proposal currently in Congress which would allow companies to donate to political parties. Last week, the Chamber of Depu.Read more
ack on September 11 that a militant group was claiming responsibility. "The independent Accountability Review Board is already hard at work looking at everything -- not cherry-pic.
Obama give to a Republican-controlled House and a much diminished Democratic majority in the Senate. "A new Congress provides us a renewed opportunity to find common ground and a.