Brazil, officially the Federative Republic of Brazil, is the largest country in both South America and Latin America. At 8.5 million square kilometers and with over 208 million people, Brazil is the world's fifth-largest country by area and the fifth most populous. Its capital is Brasília, and its most populated city is São Paulo. The federation is composed of the union of the 26 states, the Federal District, and the 5,570 municipalities. It is the largest country to have Portuguese as an official language and the only one in the Americas; it is also one of the most multicultural and ethnically diverse nations, due to over a century of mass immigration from around the world.
A group of South American leaders met in the Chilean capital of Santiago to form a new bloc which will be open to any country which wants to collaborate on solving regional problems, according to The.. WorldNews - Published
Brazil's former President Michel Temer was arrested on Thursday in an investigation of alleged graft in the construction of a nuclear power plant, prosecutors said, threatening to delay debate over the..
FILE PHOTO: The Boeing logo is pictured at the Latin American Business Aviation Conference & Exhibition fair (LABACE) at Congonhas Airport in Sao Paulo, Brazil August 14, 2018. REUTERS/Paulo Whitaker..
Jair Bolsonaro was recently elected president of Brazil. The far right leader has come under fire for his controversial remarks regarding homosexuality and rape. He met with President Donald Trump at..
U.S. President Donald Trumps on Tuesday said the U.S. had not imposed the 'toughest' possible sanctions on Venezuela to ramp up efforts to pressure President Nicolas Maduro to step down, while Trump's..
According to CNN, enthusiasm, and interest is beginning to stir surrounding the 2023 FIFA Women's World Cup. South Korea and North Korea have expressed a common interest in jointly bidding to host the..
Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro in remarks in Washington on Monday, a day ahead of his visit with U.S. President Donald Trump at the White House, thanked "God" for his election, and said he was the..
Standing beside U.S. President Donald Trump on a crisp afternoon outside the White House in Washington this week, a smiling Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro enjoyed a moment in the sun. Reuters - Published
The arrest of a former Brazilian president on corruption charges is raising questions about how a Swedish consulting company won a contract to help build a nuclear power plant at the center of what.. Reuters - Published
A Brazilian company has been found guilty of reverse domain name hijacking by a World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) panelist despite the domain name owner not responding to the UDRP, Domain.. WorldNews - Published
FRANCE 24 spoke to one of Brazil’s first openly gay lawmakers, Jean Wyllys, about fleeing his homeland and Turkish author Orhan Pamuk about his new book. We also take a look at the centuries-old.. France 24 - Published
Brazilian financial markets fell in highly volatile trading on Thursday as investors feared former President Michel Temer's arrest on graft charges could slow proposed pension reform seen as critical.. Reuters - Published
Brazil's former President Michel Temer was arrested on Thursday in "Operation Radioactivity," a probe of alleged graft in the construction of a nuclear power plant, threatening to delay debate over the.. Reuters - Published
Brazilian financial markets tumbled on Thursday as investors feared former President Michel Temer's arrest on graft charges will slow proposed pension reform seen as critical to injecting life into a.. Reuters - Published
Brazil's former President Michel Temer was arrested on Thursday in an investigation of alleged graft in the construction of a nuclear power plant, prosecutors said, threatening to delay debate over the.. Reuters - Published
Brazil's ex-President Michel Temer was arrested Thursday in an investigation of alleged graft in the construction of nuclear plant Angra 3, prosecutors told Reuters, rattling the political class and.. France 24 - Published
Brazil's former President Michel Temer was arrested on Thursday in an investigation of alleged graft in the construction of nuclear plant Angra 3, prosecutors told Reuters, rattling the political class.. Reuters - Published
Brazil's former president Michel Temer was arrested on Thursday as part of the sweeping anti-corruption investigation known as "Car Wash", a source involved in the case told Reuters. Reuters - Published
Brazilian mining company Vale SA said on Wednesday it halted operations at its Alegria iron ore mine in Minas Gerais state after a "stress test" in the structures failed to guarantee stability. Reuters - Published
The government of Brazil's right-wing President Jair Bolsonaro has seen its popularity plummet since he took office in January, with just a third of those asked approving of its performance, according.. Reuters - Published
Executives at Vale SA, the world's largest iron ore miner, quashed efforts by Brazilian authorities to audit one of the company's mining dams months before it collapsed and killed over 300 people, a.. Reuters - Published
Brazil's right-wing President Jair Bolsonaro won glowing praise and conditional promises from U.S. President Donald Trump on his visit to the White House this week, yet Brazilian negotiators came away.. Reuters - Published
Jean Wyllys, one of Brazil’s first openly gay federal lawmakers, is living in exile after renouncing his congressional seat over death threats. He told FRANCE 24 the country’s new far-right.. France 24 - Published
Christian Pulisic has a vision of a transformed U.S. soccer team that gives opponents sleepless nights similar the nightmares that plague players on the eve of facing Brazil or Germany
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Armed men shot at members of a convoy transporting uranium to one of Brazil's two working nuclear power plants on a coastal road in Rio de Janeiro state on Tuesday, police and the company managing the.. Reuters - Published
U.S. President Donald Trump and Brazil’s new far-right leader Jair Bolsonaro forged a bond over their shared brand of conservative and populist politics on Tuesday, with Trump pledging to give more.. France 24 - Published Also reported by •Reuters
President Donald Trump praised Brazil's new far-right leader as he welcomed him to the White House, congratulating Jair Bolsonaro for his "tremendous election victory" and expressing support for.. USATODAY.com - Published
U.S. President Donald Trump gave Brazil’s new far-right leader Jair Bolsonaro a ringing endorsement in the Oval Office on Tuesday, saying he was looking at a NATO membership or some other alliance.. WorldNews - Published Also reported by •Reuters
Brazil's new president, who has been dubbed the "Trump of the Tropics," has arrived at the White House for meetings with President Donald Trump. During an Oval Office photo-op, the two leaders.. USATODAY.com - Published
Asked about his weekend tweets criticizing the late Sen. John McCain, President Trump said he was "never a fan of John McCain, and I never will be." Mr. Trump made the comments during an Oval Office.. CBS News - Published