At least one person is dead and others are missing after the building in Fortaleza came down.
Competing visions have made Fernando de Noronha an unlikely battleground in the larger debate over growth across the world’s fifth-largest nation.
In a speech peppered with references to God, socialism and patriotism, he railed against foreign powers and vowed his country will use the Amazon’s resources for development.
An 8-year-old girl, shot to death while riding in a bus with her grandfather, is the latest victim.
A group of more than 200 funds called on businesses to play an active role in halting the degradation of the rainforest.
The protest is the latest challenge for a president caught between domestic demands for development and international pressure to protect the rainforest.
Farmers have long used fire to cut through jungle too dense for machines. The law has encouraged them.
Doctors, hospitals report increasing visits, admissions as an environmental challenge becomes a public health hazard.
An offer of $22.2 million by the Group of Seven nations is still caught up in Bolsonaro’s feud with the French president.
A police investigation discovered the gang using unusual tactics to boost its numbers as it targets rivals.