Christ-the-Redeemer - Latest News on Christ-the-Redeemer | Read Breaking News on Zee News

Lighting costs Rio`s iconic Christ statue tip of thumb

Last Updated: Saturday, January 18, 2014, 08:58

The iconic statue of Jesus overlooking Rio de Janeiro, one of the city`s most recognizable landmarks, has lost a thumb tip to lightening, a report said .

Brazilian strikers bar access to Christ the Redeemer statue

Last Updated: Thursday, May 13, 2010, 14:49

Dozens of striking officials in Brazil have prevented people from reaching the Christ the Redeemer statue.