Is this the most depraved town on the planet? Brazilian paedophile mayor forced terrified families to hand over ...
The accusations levelled against the mayor of Coari and his henchmen are truly horrific. One ex-employee who worked closely with Pinheiro for a year told Brazil's Fantastico programme how girls, none older than 15, were recruited to take part in orgies ...
Is There a Greener Side to Drilling for Oil?
Deep in the Amazon rainforest, many miles from anywhere, the Brazilian energy giant Petrobras is producing oil and natural gas from an industrial development carved out of the landscape that includes 70 working oil wells, five drilling rigs, an airport ...
CANOE & KAYAK
Biking the Amazon: Part V, Pirates
CANOE & KAYAK
That's the look of a typical pirate on the Brazilian Amazon between Tefe and Manaus. .... The brothers passed Coari and thought that they had already passed the danger zone. .... That trip was chronicled in Joe Kane's classic book “Running the Amazon.”.
Four escape after plane crashes in Amazon river in Brazil
Relatives of the survivors told Brazilian media that one of the engines apparently stopped about an hour into the 185-mile flight, which originated in the city of Coari. The plane went down about 50 miles short of its destination in Manaus, capital of ...
Crash: Manaus Aerotaxi E110 near Manaus on Feb 7th 2009, engine failure
4 survive, 24 dead after Brazil plane crash
Taking on the Amazon: Swimmer's diary
He has been writing a weekly diary for the BBC News website and BBCMundo.com, describing the challenges and dangers he faced as he swam the nearly 5,400km (3,375 miles) from Peru to Brazil. Below is his latest instalment, delivered soon after he ...
Michel Telo, the boy from Brazil, is a star in the making
In the week that we talked, he had performed in Colombia, Brazil's Minas Gerais state and the isolated Amazon jungle town of Coari, where 40,000 turned up in a town reachable only by boat or air. It was "incredible; emotional". Telo is adept at ...
9-Year-Old Girl Gives Birth in Brazil
The girl was found in the jungle in April by laborers working on a natural gas pipeline from the Coari oil fields to Manaus, a city of 1.5 million people 1,800 miles northwest of Rio de Janeiro, said the bureau, known as Funai. She was taken to Manaus ...
Pesawat Berisi 24 Penumpang Jatuh di Brazil
Pesawat Berisi 24 Penumpang Jatuh di Brazil. Red: ... Setelah pesawat nahas itu tinggal landas di kota Coari, pilot ingin menunda perjalanan dan kembali ke landasan di Coari akibat cuaca yang sangat tidak memungkinkan untuk penerbangan, kata Pereira.
Alternative names for Coari, Amazonas, Brazil: