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7 hrs ago | Confectionery News

Forget football: Can Brazilians now stomach the unpalatable truth of confectionery exports?

Brazilian confectionery manufacturers are forced to commit up to 15% of exports costs towards resolving bureaucratic problems that hinder their sales abroad, according to the Brazilian confectionery industry Association .

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Tue Jul 08, 2014

The Washington Post

In Kenya, a pastor with disabilities breaks barriers for others

On a Sunday at the Presbyterian church in the Bahati neighborhood, a young woman haltingly approaches the pulpit with a walking cane in one hand and a Bible in the other.

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International Journal of Obesity

The association of birth order with later body mass index and blood...

Correspondence: Dr LD Howe, MRC Integrative Epidemiology Unit at the University of Bristol, School of Social and Community Medicine, Oakfield House, Oakfield Grove, University of Bristol, Bristol BS8 2BN, UK.

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Sat Jul 05, 2014

4 Hoteliers

Travel Trends: Creative Tourism or the Future of Cultural Tourism.

What if travel was also a great opportunity to develop your creative potential? This month, our 'Travel Trends' column takes a look at creative tourism, a concept that is attracting a growing number of enthusiasts; To be amazed during your travels is a good thing, but to learn to reproduce what amazes you yourself while on holiday is something ... (more)

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The Rio Times

Rousseff Inaugurates Another New Hospital: Daily

President Dilma Rousseff inaugurated the new Hospital Restinga e Extremo-Sul, in a southern district of Porto Alegre, Rio Grande do Sul, on Friday.

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Fri Jul 04, 2014

The Wichita Eagle

Klose back for Germany vs France in World Cup

Germany's Per Mertesacker, left, clears the ball in front of Algeria's Islam Slimani during the World Cup round of 16 soccer match between Germany and Algeria at the Estadio Beira-Rio in Porto Alegre, Brazil, Monday, June 30, 2014.

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The Daily Star

Brazilian show on Lebanese women draws ire

The report on Brazil's Globo television station titled "Women are Regarded as the Private Property of a Man in Lebanon" reported that Lebanese women were mistreated with no legal rights or protection.

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Thu Jul 03, 2014

Reuters

Soccer-Brazil winemaker tests itself against World Cup rivals

Brazil's national team has a record five world titles and is gunning for a sixth, but Brazilian wine gets little respect.

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Hellomagazine.com

Paradise beaches with Brazil's hottest models

All eyes are on Brazil 's host cities during the 2014 World Cup games, but beyond Rio de Janeiro , Sao Paulo , Brasilia , Fortaleza and Porto Alegre lie some of the world's most beautiful beaches , with golden sand shores, crystal blue waters and breathtaking vistas.

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Wed Jul 02, 2014

Hawk Eye

On the cusp

They know the eyes of the United States will be on them from thousands of miles away, and they say they are ready.

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Tue Jul 01, 2014

The Village Voice

Skip Caipirinhas, Drink Brazilian Wine During the World Cup Quarter Finals

FIFA World Cup, Rio Carnival, postcard-pretty beaches, oversized rainforest insects, and unlimited amounts of sizzling skewered meat served tableside? Or perhaps caipirinhas and cachaca, Capoeira, or the upcoming 2016 Olympics? Last year, Wine Enthusiast declared Brazil a top wine destination for travelers.

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Bjp.rcpsych.org

Impact of depressive episodes on cognitive deficits in early bipolar...

Impact of depressive episodes on cognitive deficits in early bipolar disorder: data from the Systematic Treatment Optimization Programme for Early Mania Kesavan Muralidharan , MD, Mood Disorders Centre, Department of Psychiatry, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Britich Columbia, Canada, and Department of Psychiatry, National Institute of ... (more)

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Mon Jun 30, 2014

The San Diego Union-Tribune

Goalkeeper shines for Algeria in World Cup loss

Algeria's goalkeeper Rais M'Bolhi, left, makes a save from Germany's Philipp Lahm during the World Cup round of 16 soccer match between Germany and Algeria at the Estadio Beira-Rio in Porto Alegre, Brazil, Monday, June 30, 2014.

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WZVN-TV Fort Myers

Germany-Algeria going into extra time at 0-0

Monday's Supreme Court ruling that the Hobby Lobby crafts store chain does not have to provide all forms of birth control marks the first time the high court has said some businesses can hold religious views... Monday's Supreme Court ruling that the Hobby Lobby crafts store chain does not have to provide all forms of birth control marks the first ... (more)

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Sun Jun 29, 2014

Suria

Brazil flood evacuees increase tenfold...

Severe flooding caused by a week of torrential rain in southern Brazil has forced more than 50,000 people from their homes, officials said Sunday, increasing an earlier estimate almost tenfold.

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The San Diego Union-Tribune

Algeria coach: fasting up to players at World Cup

Algeria's coach Vahid Halilhodzic walks during a training session at the Arena do Gremio in Porto Alegre, Brazil, Sunday, June 29, 2014.

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Bangkok Post

Podolski ruled out of Algeria clash

Germany forward Lukas Podolski has been ruled out of Monday's World Cup last 16 clash against Algeria in Porto Alegre with a thigh injury.

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Tri-cityherald.com

In southern Brazil, Germany gets World Cup support

But the Muellers, Hoffmans and Schmidts of these parts will forget the land of their ancestors come semifinal time, if Germany and Brazil keep winning.

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Sat Jun 28, 2014

News24

Floods force 6 000 from homes in Brazil

Nearly a week of torrential rain has triggered widespread floods in southern Brazil that have forced 6 000 people from their homes, officials said on Saturday.

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Fri Jun 27, 2014

I-Newswire.com

Brazil Prepares to Build on World Cup Legacy

The World Cup may have centre stage, but Brazil's presidential campaign is now heating up with the ruling Workers' Party this week officially endorsing Dilma Rousseff to run for re-election.

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