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Pôrto A·le·gre

 (ə-lĕ′grə)
A city of southern Brazil at the northern end of the Lagoa dos Patos near the Atlantic Ocean. It was founded c. 1742 by emigrants from the Azores.

Porto Alegre

(Portuguese ˈportu aˈlɛɡri)
n
(Placename) a port in S Brazil, capital of the Rio Grande do Sul state: the country's chief inland port; the chief commercial centre of S Brazil, with two universities (1936 and 1948). Pop: 3 795 000 (2005 est)
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FC Barcelona and the Brazilian club Gremio de Porto Alegre have reached an agreement on a purchase option for the player Arthur Henrique Ramos de Oliveira Melo, whereas FC Barcelona may exercise this right on the player's federative rights during July of 2018," the La Liga club said in a statement.
Summary: Porto Alegre [Brazil], Jan 25 (ANI): A Brazilian court upheld the conviction of former Brazilian president Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva for corruption and money laundering here on Wednesday, that has further dented his chances of running for the third term in the upcoming elections in October this year.
The third judge at the appeals court in the southern city of Porto Alegre was still to vote, though it will not change the result.
With Porto Alegre and Fortaleza, we now have three airports in South America and a total of 30 airports where we are active worldwide.
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The concessions for Fortaleza and Porto Alegre airports will run for 25 to 30 years
Target: 25-30 year concessions for Fortaleza Airport and Porto Alegre Airport
Em funcao da alta incidencia de AIDS na regiao Sul do pais, principalmente na cidade de Porto Alegre, o objetivo deste trabalho consiste em analisar a tendencia temporal dos coeficientes de incidencia e mortalidade associados a AIDS em criancas e adolescentes com ate 14 anos residentes em Porto Alegre.
Rousseff flew from BrasE[degrees]lia to Porto Alegre to meet her grandson late in the morning, after attending a breakfast with journalists.
Em paralelo ao avanco da urbanizacao pelo pais, o sistema artistico vivia um dinamismo crescente, resultante tambem dos esforcos pela sua institucionalizacao em capitais como Porto Alegre, Sao Paulo e Rio de Janeiro.
Porto Alegre, Brazil (AFP) -- Germany posted an extra-time victory over Algeria and France defeated Nigeria to extinguish Africa's World Cup hopes on Monday and set up a titanic quarter-final showdown between the European rivals.