Thousands march in Brazil against Rousseff, corruption

Around 5,000 demonstrators marched Saturday through downtown Sao Paulo against government corruption and the recent re-election of President Dilma Rousseff.

Brazil tribes protest outside presidential palace

Indigenous tribes in Brazil protested over a lack of rights and land Thursday, shooting arrows at pictures of the country`s president, Dilma Rousseff, outside her executive building.

PM Modi lauds Brazilian Dilma Rousseff's leadership

 Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday praised Dilma Rousseff for her "visionary" leadership of the BRICS grouping and congratulated the Brazilian President on her re-election.

Rousseff says Brazil can avoid credit downgrade

President Dilma Rousseff said on Tuesday that Brazil can recover economically and avoid a credit ratings downgrade in her second term.

Re-elected by Brazil, Dilma Rousseff vows to become a 'much better President'
Re-elected by Brazil, Dilma Rousseff vows to become a 'much better President'

Re-elected President of Brazil, Dilma Rousseff appeared upbeat after her election victory, oozing with hope and enthusiasm, promising her countrymen all the much needed changes and reforms and vowed to become a “much better President” than she has been until now.

Rousseff pledges changes after narrow re-election win, markets fall

President Dilma Rousseff promised on Monday to make changes to her economic policies as she sought to build bridges with business leaders after narrowly winning re-election at the end of an acrimonious campaign.

Rousseff win rattles Brazil markets, focus turns to economy

President Dilma Rousseff`s narrow re-election victory met with cold reality on Monday as Brazil`s financial markets tumbled on doubts that she can restore confidence in the economy and maintain political support in a sharply divided nation.

Barack Obama congratulates Dilma Rousseff on re-election

President Barack Obama today pledged to strengthen the bilateral relationship between the US and Brazil as he congratulated his Brazilian counterpart Dilma Rousseff on her re-election.

PM Modi congratulates Dilma Rousseff on being re-elected as Brazil President

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday congratulated Brazil's left-leaning President Dilma Rousseff on her re-election and said that he was looking forward to continuing working with her.

Rousseff calls for 'unity, dialogue' after Brazil win

Brazil's leftist President Dilma Rousseff called for national unity after winning reelection in a bitterly fought race that divided the country.

Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff narrowly wins second term
Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff narrowly wins second term

Brazil's left-leaning President Dilma Rousseff was re-elected in the tightest race the nation has seen since its return to democracy three decades ago, after a bitter campaign that divided Brazilians like no other before it.

Divided Brazil votes for next president

After a dramatic, hard-fought race, Brazilians elect their next president on Sunday, weighing 12 years of social progress against a yearning for economic revival, and for change.

Divided Brazil votes for next President

 After a dramatic, hard-fought race, Brazilians elect their next president Sunday, weighing 12 years of social progress against a yearning for economic revival, and for change.

Brazil presidential campaign ends in slugfest over corruption

Presidential candidates traded accusations over political corruption on Friday night in a last ditch attempt to sway undecided voters before Sunday`s election runoff in Brazil`s closest race in decades.

Rousseff `knew about Petrobras` kickbacks: report

Just days before Brazil`s presidential election run-off, rightwing news magazine Veja on Friday accused President Dilma Rousseff and predecessor Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva of knowing about a kickbacks scheme at state oil giant Petrobras.

Voters face stark choice on Brazil`s economic future

As Brazilians head to the polls Sunday, here is a look at the policies of the two presidential contenders, leftist incumbent Dilma Rousseff and center-right senator Aecio Neves.

Economy:

Neymar backing Brazil challenger Neves in election run-off
Neymar backing Brazil challenger Neves in election run-off

Brazilian football idol Neymar on Thursday voiced support for presidential challenger Aecio Neves, just three days before this weekend`s election run-off.

Brazilian president leads among women, older voter

Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff, who is to compete in a presidential runoff Sunday, leads among women and older people.

Polls shows Rousseff gaining momentum as Brazil election nears

President Dilma Rousseff is gaining momentum but remains locked in a dead heat with challenger Aecio Neves ahead of Sunday`s runoff to Brazil`s presidential election, two surveys showed on Monday.

Dilma Rousseff leads by whisker in latest Brazil polls

Less a week before Brazil`s presidential elections, two new polls Monday showed incumbent Dilma Rousseff fractionally ahead of rival Aecio Neves in a race that is still too close to call.