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Several dozen people, including children, injured after car drives into carnival crowd in Germany
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Several dozen people, including children, injured after car drives into carnival crowd in Germany

Updated Feb 24th 2020, 4:35 PM 37,897 Views 50 Comments

The incident took place this afternoon in Volksmarsen.

20 people injured in Rio carnival float crash
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20 people injured in Rio carnival float crash

Feb 27th 2017, 3:33 PM 9,390 Views 3 Comments

Three were seriously injured, including a woman news photographer who had a leg badly crushed.

Warnings Zika virus can make even kissing dangerous
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Warnings Zika virus can make even kissing dangerous

Feb 6th 2016, 1:05 PM 22,346 Views 33 Comments

The growing alarm over Zika comes as one million tourists are expected to join millions of locals at parties and parades in Rio.

7 Ireland v Brazil battles that will be settled once and for all at UFC 194
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7 Ireland v Brazil battles that will be settled once and for all at UFC 194

Dec 12th 2015, 6:30 PM 7,216 Views 3 Comments

It’s not this weekend’s headline fight that is on the line here.

Fault leaves dozens stranded on one of the world's largest Ferris wheels
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Fault leaves dozens stranded on one of the world's largest Ferris wheels

Jul 4th 2015, 2:46 PM 15,905 Views 17 Comments

Florida’s Orlando Eye is 400 feet tall.

German carnival parade cancelled over threat of Islamist attack
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German carnival parade cancelled over threat of Islamist attack

Feb 15th 2015, 2:14 PM 10,869 Views 67 Comments

A tip from security sources led to the cancellation.

Guy completely kills the craic at Brazilian carnival with one simple move
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Guy completely kills the craic at Brazilian carnival with one simple move

Mar 1st 2014, 3:19 PM 3,890 Views 2 Comments

Way to go, man.

Four killed in Brazil Carnival float fire
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Four killed in Brazil Carnival float fire

Feb 12th 2013, 10:00 PM 12,472 Views 5 Comments

Four people died when a float at the end of a Carnival parade ran into a power line and caught fire in the southeastern city of Santos.

Pics: Rio de Janeiro's samba schools vie for title at Carnival
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Pics: Rio de Janeiro's samba schools vie for title at Carnival

Feb 12th 2013, 5:40 PM 11,643 Views 7 Comments

Thousands of dancers streamed through the Sambadrome in elaborate costumes kitted out with headdresses depicting creatures like ant eaters, armadillos and snakes.

'Let there be peace and joy': Rio kicks off five-day Carnival
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'Let there be peace and joy': Rio kicks off five-day Carnival

Feb 8th 2013, 5:58 PM 3,183 Views 2 Comments

The ceremonial King Momo has kicked off five days of colourful bonkersness.

The Evening Fix: Monday
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The Evening Fix: Monday

Aug 27th 2012, 7:50 PM 11,188 Views 1 Comment

Things we learned, loved and shared today.

In pictures: Rio de Janeiro's Carnival festival
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In pictures: Rio de Janeiro's Carnival festival

Feb 20th 2012, 2:27 PM 4,155 Views 2 Comments

Check out the pagaentry of the world’s largest Carnival festival.

In photos: Rio Carnival 2011
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In photos: Rio Carnival 2011

Mar 7th 2011, 2:55 PM 4,181 Views 0 Comments

Check out the colours and costumes of Brazil’s world-famous carnival festival.

17 electrocuted at Brazilian carnival
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17 electrocuted at Brazilian carnival

Feb 28th 2011, 2:32 PM 1,157 Views 0 Comments

A power cable broke and fell into the crowds attending a street festival being held in the run-up to Carnival.