Tue, 18 Feb 2020 06:31:00 GMT
Mercosur urgent health ministers meeting to address dengue, measles and coronavirus threat
Mercosur health ministers will be holding an urgent meeting this week in Paraguay to address the spread of dengue, the outbreak of measles and the possible arrival of the China coronavirus to the region.

Tue, 18 Feb 2020 06:25:00 GMT
Bolsonaro insists in a good relation with Argentina, and insists in meeting with Alberto Fernandez
Brazilian president Jair Bolsonaro said on Monday he wants a "good relationship" with Argentina and it is up to the foreign ministers of both countries to agree on a meeting with his peer Alberto Fernandez, since the announced ...

Sat, 15 Feb 2020 09:05:00 GMT
Bolsonaro celebrates crime index falls to its lowest level in more than a decade
Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro celebrated Friday after a crime index showed homicides fell to their lowest level in more than a decade during the first year of his term.

Sat, 15 Feb 2020 08:58:00 GMT
Mystery virus Yara, with genes never seen before, uncovered in Brazil
A new, mystery virus, with genes never seen before in any life form, has been uncovered in Brazil, scientists say. The Yaravirus, which was named after Yara, a mythological Brazilian water goddess, was found in Lake Pampulha, a...

Fri, 14 Feb 2020 09:51:00 GMT
Brazilian base in Antarctica records a temperature peak of 20.75 degrees Celsius
Scientists in Antarctica have recorded a new record temperature of 20.75 degrees Celsius, breaking the barrier of 20 degrees for the first time on the continent, a researcher said on Thursday.