Hostage Wearing 'Explosives Vest' Paraded On Balcony Of Brasilia Hotel

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 29.09.2014 | UK

Dramatic scenes have unfolded at a Brasilia hotel as an assailant took an employee hostage, apparently strapping explosives to his body. Firefighte...

Beyond the Football Stadiums: Host Cities Uncovered | Posted 10.09.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Although England were kicked out disappointingly early, many of us have still been following the World Cup, which has dominated our television screens for the past month. While travel interest to Brazil increased by 387% during the past month, searches were only up by 6% outside the World Cup period.

This Is Not What You Want To Happen In The Capital, Just Before The World Cup

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 05.06.2014 | UK

With just a week to go until the kick off of the world's biggest football tournament, this is not what you want to happen in the airport of your capit...

Modernist Brazilian Architect Oscar Niemeyer Dies Aged 104 (PICTURES)

The Huffington Post UK | Alice E. Vincent | Posted 06.12.2012 | Home

Oscar Niemeyer, the modernist Brazilian architect known for his futuristic designs in concrete, has died just a week before his 105th birthday. Ni...