29 Oct 2018
Jair Bolsonaro, known as 'Tropical Trump', is Brazil's new President
Jair Bolsonaro, a brash far-right congressman who has waxed nostalgic for Brazil's old military dictatorship, won the presidency of Latin America's largest nation yesterday.
13 Jul 2017
Ex-Brazilian president Lula convicted, gets nearly 10-yr sentence over corruption
Ex-Brazilian President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva has been convicted and given a nine and a half years prison sentence on corruption charges.
27 Jun 2017
First formal corruption charges against Brazilian President Michel Temer
The Brazilian chief prosecutor has charged President Michel Temer with accepting bribes.
22 Jun 2017
Brazil's own Donald Trump: Jair Bolsonaro
Donald Trump's win in the US has taught pollsters not to ignore fringe candidates who propound bigoted views on racism and homosexuality among other things.
10 Jun 2017
Brazilian court dismisses case that could oust President Temer
A case threatening to oust Brazilian President Michel Temer has been dismissed by the country's top electoral court.
20 May 2017
Brazil corruption scandal- President Michel allegedly took bribes worth millions
Brazil's Supreme Court has released plea-bargaining testimony accusing President Michel Temer of receiving millions of dollars in bribes since 2010.
06 Sep 2016
Protests erupt in Brazil against new government
Thousands of citizens gathered on the streets of Brazil carrying placards reading "Out with Temer!" and "Direct elections now!", in protest of former President Dilma Rousseff's impeachment.
05 Sep 2016
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02 Sep 2016
Diplomatic crisis unfolds after Rousseff's impeachment
The impeachment of Brazil's former President Dilma Rousseff sent shockwaves across South America.
01 Sep 2016
Brazil Senate impeachment vote ousts President Rousseff from office
The Brazilian Senate voted to impeach the embattled, first woman President Dilma Rousseff from office over alleged manipulation of the budget.
25 Aug 2016
Brazil's infrastructural facilities increased, multiple business partnerships inked
With Brazil's biggest gain in hosting the Olympics pitched to be business and infrastructural improvements, authorities have reported that infrastructure has witnessed a boom from 20% of the population using mass transport to over 60% now making full use of public transport.