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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Almodovar and dark comedy ‘Parasite’ in spotlight as Cannes closes

CANNES, France (Reuters) – An introspective turn by Spanish director Pedro Almodovar with a movie about an filmmaker, and a

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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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Argentine filmmaker shines light on country’s abortion battle at Cannes

BUENOS AIRES (Reuters) – An Argentine documentary, set for its premiere at Cannes on Saturday, is taking on the highly-charged

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Smog-ridden Mexico City suspends school classes due to pollution

Buildings shrouded in smog are seen as Mexico’s government ordered schools in and around Mexico City to be closed on

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Arctic nations to meet amid tensions over environment, resources

STOCKHOLM (Reuters) – Top diplomats from the United States, Russia and other nations which border the Arctic meet in Finland

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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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