BRASILIA: President Michel Temer of Brazil hoped Thursday to turn a surprisingly easy victory in blocking his corruption trial into momentum for austerity reforms, but more turmoil could await the unpopular leader. Temer needed a third…
BRASILIA: Brazil's top federal prosecutor charged President Michel Temer with taking multimillion-dollar bribes on Monday in a stinging blow to the unpopular leader and to political stability in Latin America's largest country. Rodrigo…
BRASILIA: Brazil's suspended president Dilma Rousseff faces judgment Tuesday in a Senate vote expected to remove her from office despite her dramatic claim of being the victim of a coup.
BERLIN: The preparations for the Rio de Janeiro Olympics will not be affected by the Brazilian senate's vote to put President Dilma Rousseff on trial, the International Olympic Committee said on Thursday.