Gil Vicente reported through its web that Paulo Alves is out as coach of the team 'gilista'. The decision was taken after a meeting between the coach and the club president, Antonio Fiuza. File images from January and April 2013.
A tire factory in the east side of São Paulo city in Brazil is in flames following an alleged arson attack. According to the authorities there are no reports of victims, but people are being evacuated as a precautionary measure.
Gathered in Valence by French Disabled association (APF), the demonstrators escorted by their families and relatives ask for the right to a recent life. The slogan "Neither poor nor submissive" was claimed all along the way to the prefecture.
SC Braga signs with the Portuguese forward Edinho, 30, on a free transfer after the Spanish team RCD Malaga released the player. Edinho was on loan to Academica of Coimbra where participated in 27 matches scoring 13 goals. File images 2012 and 2013.
Taxi drivers from Berlin protest for higher salaries in front of the Brandenburg Gate. The main demand is a wage floor of 8,50 Euro per hour, while according to sources current salaries are about 5 Euros, or even less.
Strike called to mark anniversaries of two slain leaders Molvi Mohammad Farooq, who was assassinated on 21 May 1990 and Abdul Gani Lone killed on the same day in 2002 hit normal life in Indian Kashmir.
A Palestinian fisherman prepares his net at the seaport of Gaza. Israel expanded the distance it permits Gaza fishermen to head out to sea, restoring a limit it cut in half two months ago in response to rocket fire from the Palestinian enclave.
Egyptian police angered by the kidnapping of seven colleagues by Islamist gunmen kept a crossing into the Gaza Strip closed again for four days, stranding hundreds of Palestinian travellers, witnesses said, while checks are made.
The fourth anniversary of the most painful event to afflict the Tamil people in living memory. 18th May 2009 marked the peak of several weeks of indiscriminate violence that left tens of thousands of Tamil civilians dead.
Royal Mail's annual profits have more than doubled, helped by strong growth in parcel deliveries as more people shop online. Operating profits for the 52 weeks to the end of March jumped to £403m, up from £152m for the previous year.
The Gumball 3000 is an annual British 3,000-mile international road rally which takes place on public roads, with a different route around the world each year. Participated by more then 100 cars, which are mostly exotic and powerful sports cars.
Thousands of protesters marched to Whitehall in defense of changes to the NHS in London. Medical staff and union members took part in the mass rally before delivering letters of protest to 10 Downing Street.
For eleven days the city of Cannes comes alive under the spell of film. Highlights are the many different events, with the hopes people have in seeing their favored movie star. Some wait for those arriving by boat.
La tempête tropicale a fait 4 morts et 3 blessés lors de son passage en Haïti. D’importants dégâts matériels considérables sont enregistrés dans plusieurs régions inondées, selon un dernier bilan de la direction de la protection civile (DPC) .
32-year-old Mark Carson, was shot and killed early Saturday morning by Elliot Morales after he allegedly yelled anti-gay slurs at Mr. Carson then shot him point blank in the head. Now, the community is rallying against hate.
Playing "boules" is not only a game for retired people, it is also a game with beautiful gestures. Selection of players and action, closely framed, showing how bowls play mix craft, concentration and elegance.
Playing boules is an old leisure activity in the capital of Rhône-Alps but, more than a tradition, it is quite a way of living for some of those who practice this sport. Craft and precision are required to be a good player.
In, Lyon, playing boules is an old tradition. One could think this game is mostly played by old and retired men, but yesterday, on the Bellecour square, several teams of teenagers were playing the finals of the "Pentecost boules Tournament".
There are pyramids in Europe, they are the oldest in the World. Research has been carried out and data has been verified by numerous international scientific institutions which shows that the pyramids at Visoko, Bosnia are currently producing energy.
With the purpose of promoting literary creation and naval culture in adults over 65 years old was held the awards ceremony to the participants of the 5th contest "The Old Man and the Sea" where they relate their experiences, longings or anecdotes.
The Wayang Golek folk art puppet theater is a popular art form with a long tradition in Indonesia and one of the most famous forms of puppet theater in the world. Asep Sunandar Sunarya is a third generation Wayang Golek Purwa Dalang-maestro puppeteer
The day after a gay man, Mark Carson, was shot dead on the streets of Greenwich Village, the epicenter of New York's LGBT community, 2,000 protesters and several political leaders marched the streets in protest, demanding safety for their community.