Rousseff `outraged` at Indonesian execution of Brazilian

Brazil`s President was "distressed and outraged" after Indonesia defied her repeated pleas and executed one of her countrymen convicted of drug trafficking, a spokesman said Saturday.

Brazil`s Workers Party backs Lula for 2018: Official

 Brazil`s ruling Workers Party would back former Brazilian president Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva to seek a third term in 2018, the country`s chief of staff said in an interview published Sunday.

Brazil's Rousseff vows to tackle graft, boost economy

Brasillia: Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff kicked off a second term vowing to tackle corruption and revamp the economy as her government reels from a series of setbacks.

Brazil's leader sworn in for 2nd term

Brazil's President Dilma Rousseff has been sworn in for her second term.

Brazil`s Rousseff begins second term under cloud

Brazil`s President Dilma Rousseff begins her second term Thursday, aiming to get economic growth back on track, and to rebuild government credibility after a major kickbacks scandal.

Brazil president named in lawsuit in US

 Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff and outgoing Finance Minister Guido Mantega were among the 14 names cited in a lawsuit in a US court against Brazil`s state-run oil company Petrobras.

Brazil's Rousseff picks allies for second-term cabinet

 Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff appointed 13 new ministers on Tuesday, choosing allied politicians in a cabinet reshuffle while trying to avoid any names that could be linked to a widening corruption scandal at state-run oil company Petrobras .

Too `ugly` to rape: Brazil lawmaker comment sparks fury

A debate about sexual violence in Brazil sparked by a lawmaker`s comments on the floor of Congress has spread beyond government chambers, triggering a national debate about rape and sexism in the South American nation.

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.