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  1. News - World - BRAZIL

    Brazil’s president Dilma Rousseff winning the internet election battle

    Posted Oct 24th 2014, 10:19pm by AFP

    ... in the build-up to the elections. Brazilians are divided between those loyal to the PT's revolutionary gains against poverty and those fed up with corruption scandals, poor public services ...

  2. News - World - BRAZIL

    Dilma Rousseff edges ahead in polls as Brazilians vote for new president

    Posted Oct 06th 2014, 04:34am by AP

    ... government spending and push political reforms in an effort to lessen corruption. Critics say Silva, who represents the Socialist Party, wants to both invoke austerity and expand popular social ...

  3. News - World - BRAZIL

    Dozens of Brazilian politicians implicated in Petrobras corruption scandal

    Posted Sep 08th 2014, 10:04pm by Reuters

    ... presidential race has been shaken up by a corruption scandal allegedly involving state-run oil firm Petrobras and dozens of lawmakers, with both leading candidates forced onto the defensive after ... The revelations are a headache for President Dilma Rousseff, undermining her reputation for zero tolerance on corruption just as she is slipping in the polls ahead of the October 5 election. It could also ...

  4. News - World - BRAZIL

    Brazil poll shows Rousseff catching up with Silva in potential presidential run-off vote

    Posted Sep 11th 2014, 10:56am by Reuters in Brasilia

    ... of the economy, a view that has drawn harsh criticism from investors but which resonates with many Brazilians. Silva, an environmental activist turned anti-corruption campaigner, has embraced ...

  5. News - World - BRAZIL

    Fifa concerned but confident on prospects for World Cup despite violence in Brazil

    Posted Apr 25th 2014, 01:56pm by Associated Press in Rio de Janeiro

    ... cost of living and corruption scandals. Many Brazilians say that even if their beloved team lifts the World Cup trophy on July 13, the country has already lost.   ...

  6. News - World - BRAZIL

    Leading political figures jailed in Brazil corruption case

    Posted Nov 16th 2013, 03:39pm by Associated Press in Brasilia

    ... Associated Press in Brasilia Senior members of Brazil's political elite convicted of corruption charges begin serving time Top figures found guilty in Brazil’s biggest corruption scandal turned themselves in to police on Friday, just days after the Supreme Court in Brasilia ruled they must begin serving their prison sentences, a blow to long-standing immunity ...

  7. News - World - BRAZIL

    Anarchist tactics grow amid Brazil protests

    Posted Oct 22nd 2013, 04:45pm by Associated Press in Rio de Janeiro

    ... The demonstrations have lessened in size but not in frequency since the masses took to the streets in June, fed up with a litany of problems like corruption, woeful public services, and big spending ...

  8. News - World - BRAZIL

    Brazil protesters disappointed with low turnout at Independence Day rallies

    Posted Sep 08th 2013, 11:16am by AFP

    ... in the capital Brasilia, where President Dilma Rousseff participated without incident in the traditional military parade. After the parade, around 2,000 anti-corruption protesters marched to Congress ...

  9. News - World - BRAZIL

    Brazil’s foreign minister resigns amid tensions

    Posted Aug 27th 2013, 11:59am by Associated Press in Rio de Janeiro

    ... of corruption, though he has provided no evidence. He said he sought asylum in Brazil’s embassy after he and his family received death threats. Bolivia’s government says Pinto’s exile is an opposition smear campaign against Morales. It accuses Pinto of corruption and wants him on criminal charges including economic damage to the state from when he was governor of the northern state of Pando, ...

  10. News - World - BRAZIL

    Police clash with vandals in Sao Paulo

    Posted Jul 31st 2013, 02:52pm by Agence France-Presse in Sao Paulo

    ... demonstrators chanted anti-Alckmin slogans. “We want Alckmin to go. He is a corrupt capitalist,” said 25-year-old Orlando Azevedo. Various police units were deployed on the Avenue Paulista, Sao Paulo’s ... against state Governor Sergio Cabral, who is accused of corruption. In Rio last week, around 200 protesters marched to within a few metres of a Copacabana beach stage where visiting Pope Francis ...




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