Lula da Silva

Brazil impeachment drive accelerates, Lula fights back

Brazil`s struggling leftist government is fighting on two fronts Monday as impeachment proceedings threaten President Dilma Rousseff and legal battles harry her predecessor, Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva.

Mar 21, 2016, 12:50 PM IST

Brazil to investigate ex-President Lula da Silva

Prosecutors in Brazil will open an investigation against former President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva over allegations of corruption for the first time.

Apr 07, 2013, 12:30 PM IST

Brazil`s Lula to face investigation

A top Brazilian newspaper is reporting that popular former President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva will be investigated for allegations that he knew about a massive cash-for-votes scheme, the nation`s biggest corruption scandal.

Jan 09, 2013, 16:14 PM IST

Brazil`s ex Prez Lula has throat cancer: Hospital

The 66-year-old former Brazilian leader has a tumour in
his larynx, according to the Sirio-Libanes

Oct 30, 2011, 13:35 PM IST

Brazil`s Lula insists on `negotiated solution` with Iran

Brazilian President Luiz
Inacio Lula da Silva reiterated today his insistence that a
"negotiated solution" be found with Iran over its nuclear
program, as the US and other powers mulled sanctions.

May 28, 2010, 22:24 PM IST