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G4 nations demand comprehensive reform of UN Security Council

G4 nations demand comprehensive reform of UN Security Council

"The G4 ministers underscored their unwavering commitment to a comprehensive reform of the Security Council," a joint press statement said.

Brazil's ex-president Lula to stand corruption trial

Brazil's ex-president Lula to stand corruption trial

Brazil`s former president Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva will stand trial on corruption and money laundering charges over an alleged scheme at the state oil company, Petrobras.

BRICS nations discuss counter-terrorism, cyber and energy security

 BRICS High Representatives responsible for national security met here on Thursday and discussed issues of counter-terrorism, cyber security and energy security among others ahead of the BRICS Summit next month in Goa.

Brazil's Lula charged as 'top boss' of Petrobras graft scheme

Brazil's Lula charged as 'top boss' of Petrobras graft scheme

Public Prosecutor Deltan Dallagnol told a news conference that Lula will be charged with corruption and money laundering for leading a kickback scheme. 

Protests against new Brazilian president in dozens of cities

Protests against new Brazilian President Michel Temer are taking place in several dozen cities across the country.

Brazil look to Jesus in Colombia grudge match

A resurgent Brazil buoyed by the sparkling form of teenager Gabriel Jesus face Colombia on Tuesday as the latest instalment of an increasingly bitter rivalry takes centre stage in South America`s 2018 World Cup qualifying race.

Brazil has turned a page, says new President Temer

Brazil has turned a page, says new President Temer

Temer, 75, came to China for the G20 summit which starts in Hangzhou on Sunday.

Dilma Rousseff appeals against impeachment

Brazil`s ousted President Dilma Rousseff appealed against the decision of her impeachment from the presidency to the Federal Supreme Court on Thursday, a day after being stripped of office.

Brazil`s Rousseff appeals against losing presidency

Impeached Brazilian president Dilma Rousseff filed a Supreme Court challenge Thursday to her removal from office in an early blow to new President Michel Temer`s bid to stabilize the country.

Love for Chelsea made me return, says David Luiz

Love for Chelsea made me return, says David Luiz

"Of course I want to win the Premier League and of course I want to win all the titles again," he added.

Brazil's Dilma Rousseff ousted by Senate, Temer sworn in

In his first televised address to the nation after being sworn in as president through 2018, Michel Temer called on Brazilians to unite behind him in working to rescue the economy.

Brazil`s Rousseff stripped of presidency, Temer sworn in

Brazil`s Dilma Rousseff was stripped of the country`s presidency in an impeachment vote Wednesday and replaced by her bitter rival Michel Temer, shifting Latin America`s biggest economy sharply to the right.

Brazil's Senate strips Dilma Rousseff of presidency

Brazil's Senate strips Dilma Rousseff of presidency

Brazil's Dilma Rousseff was on Wednesday stripped of the country's presidency in a Senate impeachment vote ending 13 years of leftist rule in Latin America's biggest economy.

Brazil Senate braces for Dilma Rousseff impeachment vote

Brazil Senate braces for Dilma Rousseff impeachment vote

Two thirds of the Senate -- 54 of 81 senators -- must vote in favor of impeachment to convict her.

Defiant Rousseff says Brazil's democracy on trial with her

Defiant Rousseff says Brazil's democracy on trial with her

A defiant President Dilma Rousseff warned on Monday that her conservative opponents were trampling on Brazil`s democracy by using trumped-up charges to oust her and roll back the social advances of 13 years of leftist rule.

Brazil's Rousseff urges Senate vote against impeachment

Brazil's Rousseff urges Senate vote against impeachment

"Vote against impeachment, vote for democracy... Do not accept a coup," the 68-year-old leftist leader said.

Michael Phelps ruled Twitter during Rio Olympics 2016

Michael Phelps ruled Twitter during Rio Olympics 2016

During the Olympics, over 187 million tweets were sent which led to 75 billion impressions (views on and off Twitter) of tweets, the company said on Wednesday.

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley to inaugurate BRICS meet on arbitration

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley to inaugurate BRICS meet on arbitration

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley will inaugurate BRICS conference here on arbitration on August 27 which will deliberate on ideas and insights regarding dispute resolution mechanism among the 5 emerging nations that form the group.

Gerard Pique agrees with extra holidays for Neymar

Gerard Pique agrees with extra holidays for Neymar

"He has earned his holiday and a rest, because it was a really long tournament and then he is going to have more international games.

Rio-returned Sudha Singh tested positive for Swine Flu, not for Zika virus

Rio-returned Sudha Singh tested positive for Swine Flu, not for Zika virus

Sudha had participated in the women's 3000m steeplechase competition at Rio Olympics.