Brazil indigenous affairs official fired amid push to develop reservation land

FILE PHOTO – Brazil’s President Jair Bolsonaro looks on during a ceremony of the 154th anniversary of the Riachuelo Naval

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Brazil environment agency launches operation to combat Amazon deforestation

FILE PHOTO: Piles of wood are seen during “Operation Green Wave” conducted by agents of the Brazilian Institute for the

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South Korean social satire ‘Parasite’ wins Palme d’Or at Cannes

CANNES, France (Reuters) – “Parasite”, a wickedly humorous suspense movie about class struggles directed by South Korea’s Bong Joon-Ho, won

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Angry at being dubbed a hustler, Maradona dismisses new film

BUENOS AIRES (Reuters) – Diego Maradona greeted a new film about his life with scorn on Monday, telling people not

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Brazil led world in rainforest losses in 2018 despite decline from 2017: research group

BRASILIA (Reuters) – (This April 26 story in 1st paragraph corrects to show that decline is for primary deforestation, not

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Brazil president says he wants the Amazon to be exploited ‘in a reasonable way’

FILE PHOTO: Brazil’s President Jair Bolsonaro speaks during inauguration ceremony of the new Education Minister Abraham Weintraub at the Planalto

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Brazil president creates body to pardon environmental fines

BRASILIA (Reuters) – Brazil’s President Jair Bolsonaro has created a regulatory body with the power to forgive or revise environmental

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Brazil minister says he will shrink, not replace environmental agency

BRASILIA (Reuters) – Brazil intends to reduce the size of its environmental policymaking body but does not plan to have

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