Rio flood

    Rio’s Killing Floods a Once-in-5-Centuries Event, Say Brazilian Experts

    Brazil’s rains of January 12, followed by flooding and mudslides that killed over 900 ...

    Landslide in Rio, Brazil

    Brazil Is a Prisoner of Now with No Consideration for Tomorrow

    Much before the skies were preparing for the rain, the tragedies in Rio de ...

    Rio's rains

    Rio’s Rains Brought Daily Losses of 50 Million to Industry Alone

    Rio de Janeiro’s governor, Sergio Cabral, has announced that his administration will purchase land ...

    Christ the Redeemer

    Rio Rains Close Christ the Redeemer to Tourists For First Time Ever

    Rio’s towering Christ the Redeemer statue and one of the city’s most iconic tourist ...

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    With 400 Feared Killed by Rains, Rio’s Governor Blames All of Society for Tragedy

    With rescuers racing against time amid fading hopes of finding survivors of a huge ...

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    Rio Breaks Down. Heaviest Rain in Decades Kills Over 100

    At least 102 peoople have been killed by landslides and floods set off by ...

    Brazil flood

    Brazil’s Painful Rite of Summer: Mourning Those Killed in the Floods

    It happens every single summer, in many cities of South-Southeast Brazil. The rain season ...

    Carioca Hill in Rio

    52 Deaths Later Rio Finds Out It’s Too Lax in Allowing Building in Risk Areas

    Sérgio Cabral, the Rio de Janeiro state’s governor, it turns out, signed into law ...

    Brazil's flood

    Rain Kills 32 and Leaves Half a Million Homeless in the North of Brazil

    The Brazilian government rushed aid Wednesday, May 6, by air, over land and through ...

    Brazilian Rains Kill Dozens and Broken Dam Leaves Thousands Without Shelter

    Heavy rains in southeastern Brazil have already killed at least 37 people since the ...