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Massive May Day rallies show support for Brazil’s Rousseff

Massive May Day rallies show support for Brazil’s Rousseff

Rousseff appeared in a Sao Paolo workers' rally announcing her intention of expanding two key social welfare programs.

Senate commission to vote on Rousseff impeachment next week

Senate commission to vote on Rousseff impeachment next week

A final impeachment vote would require a two-third majority to oust her. Rousseff has denounced the events as a "coup".

More charges against Rousseff accuser

More charges against Rousseff accuser

Brazilians are increasingly disillusioned by the political culture plaguing their country.

Rousseff loses impeachment vote in lower house of Parliament

Rousseff loses impeachment vote in lower house of Parliament

Business lobbies have thrown their weight behind the ouster of Rousseff, as they look to Temer to restore business confidence and growth.

BRICS Bank announces first set of loans

BRICS Bank announces first set of loans

The first batch includes four renewable energy projects, one each in Brazil, India, China and South Africa.

Rousseff impeachment won’t help economy – analysts

Rousseff impeachment won’t help economy – analysts

Reversing some of Rousseff's leftist policies will boost the economy, her opponents say. Not so fast, warn economists.

Brazil crisis: Rousseff vows to fight till the end

Brazil crisis: Rousseff vows to fight till the end

If she wins, Rousseff would propose a new pact among all the political forces to establish a unity government.

Brazil’s Petrobras to cut 12000 jobs by 2020

Brazil’s Petrobras to cut 12000 jobs by 2020

Petrobras has been Brazil's biggest employer.

Rousseff cabinet in the balance amid minister’s resignation

Rousseff cabinet in the balance amid minister’s resignation

Rousseff says efforts to impeach her amount to a coup d'etat to overthrow a democratically elected government.

Russia warns against “destructive external meddling” in Brazil

Russia warns against “destructive external meddling” in Brazil

Rousseff said last week that the opposition move to impeach her is a "coup d'etat" against democratic rule.