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A city of southeast Brazil on Guanabara Bay opposite Rio de Janeiro, founded in 1671.
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(Portuguese niteˈrɔi)
(Placename) a port in SE Brazil, on Guanabara Bay opposite Rio de Janeiro: contains Brazil's chief shipyards. Pop: 458 465 (2000). Also called: Nictheroy
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(ˌni təˈrɔɪ)

a seaport in SE Brazil opposite Rio de Janeiro. 382,736.
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The fare rollback, which enters into effect on Monday, was not enough to placate all protesters: riot police equipped with body armor fired tear gas to break up a mob of several hundred that tried to block a 15-kilometer bridge across the Guanabara Bay that links Rio with the nearby city of Niteroi. The mob, which earlier ransacked a bank branch, knocked over an empty bus, then built barricades with wood debris and set it on fire, an AFP photographer reported.
"It's not really about the price (of transport) any more," said 18-year-old student Camila Sena, at a protest in Rio de Janeiro's sister city of Niteroi.
A civil defense statement said the heavy rain also affected other Rio state towns, including Angra dos Reis, Mangaratiba, Niteroi and Teresopolis.
In Brazil, one of the worst fires at an entertainment venue was at a circus in Niteroi in 1961 in which 503 people died after an arson attack.
O proposito deste trabalho foi comparar os TMF de professoras da Rede de Educacao Municipal de Niteroi antes e apos a realizacao do programa de exercicios funcionais vocais de Stemple e Gerdeman [6].
The product manufacturing is planned at its plant in Niteroi, Brazil, which is expected to commence in the fourth quarter of 2012 and be completed in the fourth quarter of 2014, the company added.
penicillata), which occurred at the State Park of Serra da Tiririca, Niteroi, Brazil (6).
How nice," he told reporters at a reception unveiling the Oscar Niemeyer Foundation in nearby Niteroi.
In the last few years, more than 1000 have been rescued from around Rio de Janeiro and taken to Niteroi Zoo.