Brazilian businessman Eike Batista, centre, is escorted to a police station in Rio de Janeiro. Photo: AP Photo

Brazil ex-billionaire and entrepreneur Eike Batista out of jail amid corruption investigation

  • Businessman was arrested in Rio de Janeiro on suspicion of insider trading and money laundering on Thursday
Topic |   Crime

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Brazilian businessman Eike Batista, centre, is escorted to a police station in Rio de Janeiro. Photo: AP Photo
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US journalist Glenn Greenwald: ‘Contrary to what the president says, he is not (yet) a dictator’. Photo: AFP

Brazil’s president raises possibility of jail for Intercept founder Glenn Greenwald after reporting contents of hacked phone chats

  • Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro’s mobile phone was hacked as part of an operation that also targeted senior members of his government
  • The Intercept released messages allegedly exchanged between prosecutors and a judge in the wide-ranging corruption scandal
Topic |   Brazil

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US journalist Glenn Greenwald: ‘Contrary to what the president says, he is not (yet) a dictator’. Photo: AFP
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