Últimas notícias Minas Gerais

Justice

Court rules arrest of 13 investigated over Brumadinho disaster

Minas Gerais court authorities on Wednesday (Mar. 13) ruled the arrest of 11 employees of mining giant Vale and two of subcontractor Tüv Süd, investigated as part of the probe into the rupture of the tailings dam in Brumadinho.

Defesa Civil, Vale, Nova Lima, Barragens
General

Federal highway closed in Brazil as dam collapse risk reported

Federal highway BR-356, which leads to Itabitio, Ouro Preto, and Mariana, in central Minas Gerais state, is still closed this Thursday (Feb. 21).

Janaúba (MG)  - Vigia ateia fogo e mata quatro crianças e uma professora em uma creche municipal de Janaúba, norte Minas (Divulgação/Polícia Militar)
General

Man sets fire to daycare in Brazil, four children killed

Four children were burnt to death Thursday morning (Oct. 5) at a daycare in Janaúba, northern Minas Gerais state, in southeastern Brazil.