Brazil’s President Dilma Rousseff narrowly won re-election on Sunday after convincing voters of her party’s strong record of reducing poverty over the last 12 years.
Rousseff won 51.6 percent of votes in a runoff against centrist opposition leader Aecio Neves, … Read the rest
A private jet reportedly carrying Brazilian presidential candidate Eduardo Campos crashed Wednesday in the city of Santos, a member of Campos’ political party said.
Brazil’s Globo News has reported Campos has died, though the site did not say how the … Read the rest
Israeli President Reuven Rivlin had to apologise on Monday to his Brazilian counterpart for a remark by a foreign ministry spokesperson calling the Latin American powerhouse a “diplomatic dwarf”.
The comment in July was made by spokesperson Yigal Palmor after … Read the rest
Swedish aerospace maker Saab beat competition from France’s Dassault and US aviation giant Boeing to win a $5 billion contract to equip the Brazilian air force with 36 new fighter jets (pictured), the Brazilian defence minister announced Wednesday.
“After analyzing … Read the rest