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Brazil’s interim president calls for “dialogue” after Rousseff ouster

Brazil’s interim president calls for “dialogue” after Rousseff ouster

On Thursday, Temer announced a new cabinet where all 24 of his ministers are white men.

Senate votes to unseat Rousseff in Brazil

Senate votes to unseat Rousseff in Brazil

Her supporters have said the proceedings are, in effect, a "coup".

Rousseff faces impeachment vote on Wednesday, supporters decry coup

Rousseff faces impeachment vote on Wednesday, supporters decry coup

If a simple majority at the Senate vote agrees to put her on trial, Rousseff will be suspended from office on Thursday.

Brazilian President lights Olympic torch

Brazilian President lights Olympic torch

From the capital city of Brasilia on Tuesday, Brazil’s President Dilma Rousseff initiated the Olympic torch relay which will travel across the South American country for 95 days until the

Brazil ‘concerned’ about escalating sectarian violence in Iraq

Brazil ‘concerned’ about escalating sectarian violence in Iraq

The UN Iraq Mission says at least 741 Iraqis were killed in April.

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.