The notorious Brazilian jail, Talavera Bruce, known for fights and riots, which is also the only maximum security women’s jail in Rio de Janeiro, has held its annual beauty contest for the most dangerous female criminals. On Wednesday, ten inmates swapped their prison uniforms for high heels and glamorous gowns including …Read More »
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Brazil: Shocking moment woman is stabbed to death in front of her 13-year-old daughter by another woman in Brazil.
Woman was stabbed to death in front of her 13-year-old daughter during a road rage row with another woman in Brazil last Saturday. The victim, Raquel Melo Motta, 39, pictured above and her alleged killer Islay Cristina Pereira de Sousa were involved in an argument after they both stepped out …Read More »
Brazil: 15-year-old girl commits suicide after her ex-boyfriend posted ‘explicit’ pictures of her online.
A tormented 15-year-old girl, sadly ended her life after she learned that her ex-boyfriend allegedly posted explicit photographs of her online. Karina Saifer Oliveira is said to have killed herself after she heard rumours that the photos had been shared throughout her hometown in Nova Andradina of southeastern Brazil. Karina …Read More »
Pope Francis has requested that Roman Catholic priests be given the right to get married. The request applies to priests in Brazil, and is on the agenda for an upcoming synod (church council) in the Amazon region. A small number of married Roman Catholic priests already exist, including previously married Anglican …Read More »
Brazilian police claim to have arrested more than 100 people who’re accused of being part of a massive paedophile ring. The nationwide operation saw people held in 24 of the country’s 26 states, and in the capital Brasilia. Those arrested are said to have produced or distributed pornographic material of …Read More »
Three people were killed when a plane crashed into a garden swimming pool in Brazil. The light aircraft came down in a residential backyard in Sao Jose do Rio Preto on Monday. Video footage shared by the City Hall of Rio Preto shows the wreckage of the Beech craft plane …Read More »