Ronaldinho and brother facing jail term in Paraguay

Former FC Barcelona and Brazilian footballer Ronaldinho, alongside his brother, have been sent to pre-trial prison over allegations of using fake passports to enter Paraguay. Ronaldinho's lawyers argued for an alternative punishment after the pair were given false documents after arriving in Asuncion on Wednesday. Two days later and they were taken into custody. The … Continue reading Ronaldinho and brother facing jail term in Paraguay

Top trending stories from 2018

  2018 was a rough year. Communities across the globe experienced the real and worsening effects of climate change; conflict continued to displace a record number of families; and refugees, migrants, and minorities continued to be scapegoated for economic, political, and social instability. But this year also ushered in some positive developments — and many … Continue reading Top trending stories from 2018

Paraguay’s annual carnival kicks off with unprecedented Sex-and-the-City displays

Hurray! It's another great moment for Paraguay's annual carnival. Sex appeal has taken over Encarnación as residents join in the long-awaited season of love with their most colorful samba dancer costumes. The largest annual carnival in the country kicked off in the city of Encarnación, a location of about 375 km from Asunción. Here are … Continue reading Paraguay’s annual carnival kicks off with unprecedented Sex-and-the-City displays