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.

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.

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
Hospital.

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.