Brazil

Thousands of Brazilians protest, demand imprisonment of Lula

Wed, 04/04/2018 - 08:50

Sao Paulo, April 4, Thousands of Brazilians in major cities across the country took to the streets, to pressure the Supreme Court to reject former president Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva's habeas corpus request.

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Man burns four children to death in Brazil

Fri, 10/06/2017 - 07:46

Rio De Janeiro, Oct 6, A man burned four children to death before setting himself on fire on Thursday at a kindergarten in Brazil's southeastern state of Minas Gerais.

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Brazil to push social security reform after vote on Michel Temer

Fri, 08/04/2017 - 08:02

Rio de Janeiro, Aug 4, After the Chamber of Deputies voted to dismiss charges against President Michel Temer for corruption, the government is focusing on social security reform, Brazil's Chief of Staff Eliseu Padilha has said.

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Bollywood films tell Indian stories beautifully: Actress Gabriela Dias

Wed, 05/31/2017 - 12:12

New Delhi, May 31, She is a Hollywood actress, producer and a humanitarian, and in awe with everything related to India -- films, fashion and people. Gabriela Dias feels the country holds a mystic charm and Bollywood films have been telling the story of Indians in a beautiful way to the world.

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Former presidents obstruct corruption probe: Brazilian police

Tue, 02/21/2017 - 05:36

Brasilia, Feb 21 (IANS) Brazil's federal police submitted to the Supreme Court (STF) a report that shows how former presidents Luiz Inacio Lula Da Silva and Dilma Rousseff had obstructed the anti-corruption Operation Lava Jato.

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Brazilian President names ally to fill Supreme Court vacancy

Tue, 02/07/2017 - 09:12

Brasilia, Feb 7 (IANS) Brazilian President Michel Temer named the incumbent Justice Minister as his candidate to fill the vacant seat on the Supreme Court (STF), after Justice Teori Zavascki was killed in a plane crash last month, the media reported.

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