Brazilian Conjoined Twins

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Brazilian Conjoined Twins With Fused Brains Successfully Separated By UK Doctor

A UK-based surgeon successfully separated Brazilian twins who were conjoined at the head, according to Independent report. Bernardo and Arthur Lima, both almost 4 years old, underwent at least seven operations in Rio de Janeiro, with Dr. Noor ul Owase Jeelani from London's Great… read-more

Mon, 01 Aug 2022 - 07:40 PM / by Vidhi Jhunjhunwala

Tags: Conjoined Twins, Fused Brains, UK Doctor, Brazil, Rio De Janeiro

Courtesy: NDTV

Christmas Tree

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Healthcare Personnel Create Christmas Tree Using Empty Covid-19 Vials: Brazil

In a viral video shared by AFP News Agency on Twitter, the healthcare personnel made a gorgeous and creative Christmas tree out of empty vials. Reported in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, rhe empty vials of flu and Covid-19 vaccines were used to make the tree with a purpose of spreading Covid-19 vaccine awareness in the country. Besides, 65% of… read-more

Sun, 12 Dec 2021 - 06:14 PM / by Nehal Surana

Tags: Brazil, Rio De Janeiro, Christmas, Coronavirus Vaccines, innovation

Courtesy: Indy 100

Nathan Paulin

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French Guy Walks On Slackline; Covers 500 Meters

French daredevil, Nathan Paulin, covered a distance of 500 meters at an altitude of 264 feet, by crossing Babilonia Hill and Urca Hill in Rio de Janerio on December 4. In a viral video, he was seen walking on a slackline, a bridge of webbing. While a large group of people gathered to watch Paulin, the video posted on Twitter by… read-more

Wed, 08 Dec 2021 - 09:05 AM / by Nehal Surana

Tags: France, Acrobats, Viral Story, Twitter, Rio De Janeiro

Courtesy: The Indian Express

Health worker administering Vaccine.

Photo: Rolling Stone

Brazil To Give Booster Shots Of COVID-19 Vaccine To All Adults

Brazil's Health Minister Marcelo Queiroga on November 16 said that they've decided to give a booster dose of COVID-19 vaccine to everyone who is aged above 18 years. The booster dose will be given only after five months of the second dose of the vaccine. Earlier, only people above 60 years or having a weak immunity system were receiving the booster shot. Notably, Brazil already administered 12.4 million booster shots.  

Wed, 17 Nov 2021 - 12:51 PM / by Brijesh Goswami

Tags: Brazil, Booster Dose, Covid-19 Vaccine, Adults, Rio De Janeiro

Courtesy: ANI

Brazil shootout.

Photo: The Independent

Brazil: 28 Killed In Police Shootout, Residents Allege Abuse Against Unarmed

At least 28 people including one police officer were killed in a police shootout with drug traffickers on May 7 in Jacarezhino slum of Brazil’s Rio de Janeiro. Indicating an investigation into the incident, the Supreme Court worried over 'arbitrary execution' and human rights abuses. Reportedly, the shootout occurred over reports of drug traffickers recruiting teenagers. Residents complained of abuse as they allegedly witnessed unarmed people… read-more

Sat, 08 May 2021 - 06:20 PM / by Sohini Mandal

Tags: Brazil, Rio De Janeiro, Police, Shootout, Police Brutality

Courtesy: Times of India

Representational photo: Neymar

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Neymar Jr. Under Legal Radar For Allegedly Hosting New Year Party

Brazilian footballer Neymar Jr. has been demanded an explanation by Rio De Janeiro's state prosecutors for allegedly hosting a five-day party in his condominium at Brazil's Mangaratiba. However, Neymar's media officer Day Crespo has denied allegations saying, "he is with his friends and family". He added that the footballer is in South Brazil's Balneario Camboriu. Reportedly, a newspaper O Globo claimed that a party was organised by… read-more

Thu, 31 Dec 2020 - 03:21 PM / by Harsh Vardhan

Tags: Brazil, Rio De Janeiro, Football, Neymar Jr.

Courtesy: The Times of India

Rio Carnival

Photo: Time Magazine

Brazil's World Famous Samba Carnival Postponed Amid COVID-19 Pandemic

Brazil's Samba Schools, the organizers of the world-famous Samba Carnival, have decided to postpone the event citing COVID-19 concerns. Reportedly, the authorities have denied the possibility of event happening until the COVID-19 vaccine is discovered. "We are looking for an alternate solution for the event, which is safer for the city," said the organizers. "This is the first time in a century that the carnival has been canceled," they added… read-more

Mon, 28 Sep 2020 - 06:30 PM / by Ujjwal Panchariya

Tags: Brazil, Rio De Janeiro, Samba Carnival

Courtesy: The Times Of India