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Reuters UK Edition
Rio confident a year before Games but questions remainBrazil's President Dilma Rousseff looks at an Olympic Torch model during a cere
Rio confident a year before Games but questions remain
Reuters UK Edition / Posted 43 minutes ago
Brazil's President Dilma Rousseff looks at an Olympic Torch model during a ceremony where the Rio Organizing Committee presented the torch and relay route for the Rio 2016 Games in Brasilia, Brazil, July 3, 2015. RIO DE JANEIRO Brazil's economy is... Read more
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Reuters Sports News
Rio confident a year before Games but questions remainBrazil's President Dilma Rousseff looks at an Olympic Torch model during a cere
Rio confident a year before Games but questions remain
Reuters Sports News / Posted 9 hours ago
Brazil's President Dilma Rousseff looks at an Olympic Torch model during a ceremony where the Rio Organizing Committee presented the torch and relay route for the Rio 2016 Games in Brasilia, Brazil, July 3, 2015. RIO DE JANEIRO Brazil's economy is... Read more
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SiliconIndia
Citing India, U.S. President Barack Obama Unveils Clean Power PlanWASHINGTON: President Barack Obama unveiled a plan to reduce emissions from coa
Citing India, U.S. President Barack Obama Unveils Clean Power Plan
SiliconIndia / Posted 18 hours ago
WASHINGTON: President Barack Obama unveiled a plan to reduce emissions from coal-fired power plants citing how global climate changes were affecting the world with more storms, droughts and floods and decimating crops from India to Africa. "This is... Read more
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Calcutta News
Citing India, Obama unveils clean power plan President Barack Obama unveiled a plan to reduce emissions from coal-fired po
Citing India, Obama unveils clean power plan
Calcutta News / Posted 21 hours ago
President Barack Obama unveiled a plan to reduce emissions from coal-fired power plants citing how global climate changes were affecting the world with more storms, droughts and floods and decimating... Read more
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iol.co.za
Lula minister held in bribery scandalREUTERSJose Dirceu, chief of staff during the government of Brazil's former Pre
Lula minister held in bribery scandal
iol.co.za / Posted 22 hours ago
REUTERSJose Dirceu, chief of staff during the government of Brazil's former President Inacio Lula da Silva, gestures to supporters in Sao Paulo in 2013. Picture: Nacho Doce Curitiba, Brazil - Brazilian police on Monday arrested former government... Read more
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New Kerala
Brazil expects Olympics to stimulate sports population Brazil Sports Minister George Hilton hopes the 2016 Rio Olympics could encour
Brazil expects Olympics to stimulate sports population
New Kerala / Posted 23 hours ago
Brazil Sports Minister George Hilton hopes the 2016 Rio Olympics could encourage more Brazilians to participate in sports as a study found that half of the country's population does not take... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Brazilian police arrest Lula minister Jose Dirceu in bribery scandalJose Dirceu gestures to supporters as he turns himself in to federal police aft
Brazilian police arrest Lula minister Jose Dirceu in bribery scandal
Brisbane Times / Posted yesterday
Jose Dirceu gestures to supporters as he turns himself in to federal police after an arrest warrant was issued for him to begin a jail sentence for corruption last November. Photo: Reuters/File Curitiba, Brazil: Brazilian police have arrested former... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Brazilian police arrest Lula minister Jose Dirceu in bribery scandalJose Dirceu gestures to supporters as he turns himself in to federal police aft
Brazilian police arrest Lula minister Jose Dirceu in bribery scandal
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted yesterday
Jose Dirceu gestures to supporters as he turns himself in to federal police after an arrest warrant was issued for him to begin a jail sentence for corruption last November. Photo: Reuters/File Curitiba, Brazil: Brazilian police have arrested former... Read more
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Canberra Times
Brazilian police arrest Lula minister Jose Dirceu in bribery scandalJose Dirceu gestures to supporters as he turns himself in to federal police aft
Brazilian police arrest Lula minister Jose Dirceu in bribery scandal
Canberra Times / Posted yesterday
Jose Dirceu gestures to supporters as he turns himself in to federal police after an arrest warrant was issued for him to begin a jail sentence for corruption last November. Photo: Reuters/File Curitiba, Brazil: Brazilian police have arrested former... Read more
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New Kerala
Citing India, Obama unveils clean power plan President Barack Obama unveiled a plan to reduce emissions from coal-fired po
Citing India, Obama unveils clean power plan
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
President Barack Obama unveiled a plan to reduce emissions from coal-fired power plants citing how global climate changes were affecting the world with more storms, droughts and floods and decimating... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Brazil police arrest Lula ministerJose Dirceu gestures to supporters as he turns himself in to federal police. Ph
Brazil police arrest Lula minister
Otago Daily Times / Posted yesterday
Jose Dirceu gestures to supporters as he turns himself in to federal police. Photo by Reuters. Dirceu, popular former President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva's chief of staff between 2003 and 2005, was already under house arrest for running a... Read more
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WA Today
Brazil police arrest Lula minister Jose Dirceu in bribery scandalJose Dirceu gestures to supporters as he turns himself in to federal police aft
Brazil police arrest Lula minister Jose Dirceu in bribery scandal
WA Today / Posted yesterday
Jose Dirceu gestures to supporters as he turns himself in to federal police after an arrest warrant was issued for him to begin a jail sentence for corruption last November. Photo: Reuters/File Curitiba, Brazil: Brazilian police have arrested former... Read more
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The Age
Brazil police arrest Lula minister Jose Dirceu in bribery scandalJose Dirceu gestures to supporters as he turns himself in to federal police aft
Brazil police arrest Lula minister Jose Dirceu in bribery scandal
The Age / Posted yesterday
Jose Dirceu gestures to supporters as he turns himself in to federal police after an arrest warrant was issued for him to begin a jail sentence for corruption last November. Photo: Reuters/File Curitiba, Brazil: Brazilian police have arrested former... Read more
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Rappler
Police arrest Brazil ex-president's aide in widening Petrobras scandalA file picture dated September 3, 2010 shows an exterior view of the Brazilian
Police arrest Brazil ex-president's aide in widening Petrobras scandal
Rappler / Posted yesterday
A file picture dated September 3, 2010 shows an exterior view of the Brazilian state-owner oil company Petrobras' headquarters in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. EPA/File BRASÍLIA, Brazil – Brazilian police on Monday, August 3, arrested a top aide of former... Read more
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The Star
Brazil police arrest Lula minister in bribery scandalCURITIBA, Brazil (Reuters) - Brazilian federal police on Monday arrested former
Brazil police arrest Lula minister in bribery scandal
The Star / Posted yesterday
CURITIBA, Brazil (Reuters) - Brazilian federal police on Monday arrested former government minister Jose Dirceu, one of the most senior members of the ruling Workers' Party to be detained so far in a corruption scandal engulfing state-run oil company... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Disapproval of Chile's President Bachelet hits record high - pollSANTIAGO: Disapproval of Chilean President Michelle Bachelet reached an histori
Disapproval of Chile's President Bachelet hits record high - poll
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
SANTIAGO: Disapproval of Chilean President Michelle Bachelet reached an historic high of 70 percent in July, as her government scaled back its reform programme and struggled with a sluggish economy, an opinion poll showed Monday. Bachelet's... Read more
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The Star
Disapproval of Chile's President Bachelet hits record highSANTIAGO (Reuters) - Disapproval of Chilean President Michelle Bachelet reached
Disapproval of Chile's President Bachelet hits record high
The Star / Posted yesterday
SANTIAGO (Reuters) - Disapproval of Chilean President Michelle Bachelet reached an historic high of 70 percent in July, as her government scaled back its reform programme and struggled with a sluggish economy, an opinion poll showed... Read more
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The New Age
Disapproval of Chile's President Bachelet hits record high -pollDisapproval of Chilean President Michelle Bachelet reached an historic high of
Disapproval of Chile's President Bachelet hits record high -poll
The New Age / Posted yesterday
Disapproval of Chilean President Michelle Bachelet reached an historic high of 70 percent in July, as her government scaled back its reform program and struggled with a sluggish economy, an opinion poll showed Monday. Bachelet's disapproval rating... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Brazil's only Olympic worry? Getting enough medals: ministerBRASíLIA - Brazil's sports minister, George Hilton, says he has only one real c
Brazil's only Olympic worry? Getting enough medals: minister
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 2 days ago
BRASíLIA - Brazil's sports minister, George Hilton, says he has only one real concern a year before Rio hosts the 2016 Olympics: the medal haul. Brazil's sports minister, George Hilton, says he has only one real concern a year before Rio hosts the... Read more
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The Irish Times
Petrobras fire sale threatens Brazil’s highly ambitious oil plans The goal of raising $57.7 billion dwarfs the sector’s previous largest downsiz
Petrobras fire sale threatens Brazil’s highly ambitious oil plans
The Irish Times / Posted 2 days ago
The goal of raising $57.7 billion dwarfs the sector’s previous largest downsizing A Petrobas drilling platform in Guanabara Bay: the company has invited rivals to bid for stakes in... Read more
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BBC News
Brazil businessman Odebrecht charged in corruption scandal - BBC News Accessibility links BBC navigation Entertainment & Arts Video &
Brazil businessman Odebrecht charged in corruption scandal
BBC News / Posted 2 days ago
- BBC News Accessibility links BBC navigation Entertainment & Arts Video & Audio Also in the News Special Reports The Reporters Have Your Say Brazil businessman Odebrecht charged in... Read more
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BBC News
Petrobras scandal: Top construction bosses arrested in Brazil - BBC News Accessibility links BBC navigation Entertainment & Arts Video &
Petrobras scandal: Top construction bosses arrested in Brazil
BBC News / Posted 2 days ago
- BBC News Accessibility links BBC navigation Entertainment & Arts Video & Audio Also in the News Special Reports The Reporters Have Your Say Petrobras scandal: Top construction... Read more
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BBC News
Odebrecht: Brazilian construction giant in the crosshairs - BBC News Accessibility links BBC navigation Entertainment & Arts Video &
Odebrecht: Brazilian construction giant in the crosshairs
BBC News / Posted 2 days ago
- BBC News Accessibility links BBC navigation Entertainment & Arts Video & Audio Also in the News Special Reports The Reporters Have Your Say Odebrecht: Brazilian construction giant... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Wikileaks documents show widespread US spying on JapanELIZABETH JACKSON: Overnight, the WikiLeaks website has published documents tha
Wikileaks documents show widespread US spying on Japan
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 2 days ago
ELIZABETH JACKSON: Overnight, the WikiLeaks website has published documents that it says shows that the US spied on Japan and then shared some of that intelligence that it had gathered with Australia. Our Washington correspondent is Ben Knight: BEN... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Rio revs up for Olympic opener in one yearRIO DE JANEIRO - Rio de Janeiro hosts South America's first Olympic Games a yea
Rio revs up for Olympic opener in one year
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 3 days ago
RIO DE JANEIRO - Rio de Janeiro hosts South America's first Olympic Games a year from this week and the iconic, contradictory city of sweeping beaches, street crime and joyful music says it's ready to roll. Aerial view of the Nilton Santos Olympic... Read more
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New Kerala
Rio readies festivities for one-year Olympic countdown Rio 2016 organisers have outlined plans for "nine days of intense activity" a
Rio readies festivities for one-year Olympic countdown
New Kerala / Posted 3 days ago
Rio 2016 organisers have outlined plans for "nine days of intense activity" as the city steps up preparations for the first Olympics in South America. From August 1 to 9, the city will host... Read more
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Reuters Sports News
Rio Games torch to be lit in Olympia on April 21, 2106Brazil's President Dilma Rousseff looks at an Olympic Torch model during a cere
Rio Games torch to be lit in Olympia on April 21, 2106
Reuters Sports News / Posted 4 days ago
Brazil's President Dilma Rousseff looks at an Olympic Torch model during a ceremony where the Rio Organizing Committee presented the torch and relay route for the Rio 2016 Games in Brasilia, Brazil, July 3, 2015. KUALA LUMPUR The Rio de Janeiro... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
A year away, Olympic organizers counting on sun and samba in RioRio de Janeiro conjures clear images of sun, samba and soccer. Organizers of th
A year away, Olympic organizers counting on sun and samba in Rio
Chicago Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
Rio de Janeiro conjures clear images of sun, samba and soccer. Organizers of the Olympics that start a year from now hope that's what people remember after the games — not images of polluted water, inefficient transportation and incomplete... Read more
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Business Insider
Brazil raises a key interest rate as it teeters on the brink of recessionThe bank's monetary policy committee COPOM decided in a unanimous vote to raise
Brazil raises a key interest rate as it teeters on the brink of recession
Business Insider / Posted 6 days ago
The bank's monetary policy committee COPOM decided in a unanimous vote to raise the Selic rate by 0.50 percentage points, the seventh consecutive raise. The half-point bump was the largest boost in nine years. On Friday, the real plunged to its... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Brazil raises key interest rate to 14.25% to curb inflationBRASILIA (BRAZIL) - Brazil's central bank raised its benchmark interest rate by
Brazil raises key interest rate to 14.25% to curb inflation
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 6 days ago
BRASILIA (BRAZIL) - Brazil's central bank raised its benchmark interest rate by half a point to 14.25 percent, seeking to fight inflation during a major slump in the local currency. Trade union members demonstrate in front of the headquarters of... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
Rio Olympics: A Year Away, Organizers Count on Sun, SambaRio de Janeiro conjures clear images of sun, samba and soccer. Organizers of th
Rio Olympics: A Year Away, Organizers Count on Sun, Samba
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 6 days ago
Rio de Janeiro conjures clear images of sun, samba and soccer. Organizers of the Olympics that start a year from now hope that's what people remember after the games — not images of polluted water, inefficient transportation and incomplete... Read more
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KPVI News 6 Pocatello
S&P revises Brazil's outlook to negativeSAO PAULO — Standard & Poor's Ratings Services says it is revising the outlook
S&P revises Brazil's outlook to negative
KPVI News 6 Pocatello / Posted 6 days ago
SAO PAULO — Standard & Poor's Ratings Services says it is revising the outlook for Brazil's foreign-currency debt from stable to negative. The ratings agency says in a statement emailed on Tuesday that it has kept Brazil's BBB- long-term... Read more
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NBC New York
Rio Olympics: A Year Away, Organizers Count on Sun, SambaRio de Janeiro conjures clear images of sun, samba and soccer. Organizers of th
Rio Olympics: A Year Away, Organizers Count on Sun, Samba
NBC New York / Posted 6 days ago
Rio de Janeiro conjures clear images of sun, samba and soccer. Organizers of the Olympics that start a year from now hope that's what people remember after the games — not images of polluted water, inefficient transportation and incomplete... Read more
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NBC Washington
Rio Olympics: A Year Away, Organizers Count on Sun, SambaRio de Janeiro conjures clear images of sun, samba and soccer. Organizers of th
Rio Olympics: A Year Away, Organizers Count on Sun, Samba
NBC Washington / Posted 6 days ago
Rio de Janeiro conjures clear images of sun, samba and soccer. Organizers of the Olympics that start a year from now hope that's what people remember after the games — not images of polluted water, inefficient transportation and incomplete... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
Rio Olympics: A Year Away, Organizers Count on Sun, SambaRio de Janeiro conjures clear images of sun, samba and soccer. Organizers of th
Rio Olympics: A Year Away, Organizers Count on Sun, Samba
NBC Bay Area / Posted 6 days ago
Rio de Janeiro conjures clear images of sun, samba and soccer. Organizers of the Olympics that start a year from now hope that's what people remember after the games — not images of polluted water, inefficient transportation and incomplete... Read more
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NBC San Diego
Rio Olympics: A Year Away, Organizers Count on Sun, SambaRio de Janeiro conjures clear images of sun, samba and soccer. Organizers of th
Rio Olympics: A Year Away, Organizers Count on Sun, Samba
NBC San Diego / Posted 6 days ago
Rio de Janeiro conjures clear images of sun, samba and soccer. Organizers of the Olympics that start a year from now hope that's what people remember after the games — not images of polluted water, inefficient transportation and incomplete... Read more
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New Kerala
Head of Brazilian state nuclear company arrested The Brazilian police arrested the president of state nuclear company Eletronu
Head of Brazilian state nuclear company arrested
New Kerala / Posted 6 days ago
The Brazilian police arrested the president of state nuclear company Eletronuclear, as part of an investigation linked to a sprawling inquiry into corrupt dealings at state-owned oil company... Read more
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Business Standard India
Standard & Poor's cuts Brazil's outlook to negativeUS credit ratings agency Standard & Poor's (S&P) has lowered its forecast for B
Standard & Poor's cuts Brazil's outlook to negative
Business Standard India / Posted 7 days ago
US credit ratings agency Standard & Poor's (S&P) has lowered its forecast for Brazil's foreign currency debt from stable to negative while maintaining the country's long-term rating at BBB-. The move will do little to restore ailing hopes that... Read more
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New Kerala
Standard & Poor's cuts Brazil's outlook to negative US credit ratings agency Standard & Poor's (S&P) has lowered its forecast for
Standard & Poor's cuts Brazil's outlook to negative
New Kerala / Posted 7 days ago
US credit ratings agency Standard & Poor's (S&P) has lowered its forecast for Brazil's foreign currency debt from stable to negative while maintaining the country's long-term rating at BBB-. The... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Organizers of 2016 Olympics counting on sun and sambaRIO DE JANEIRO — Rio de Janeiro conjures clear images of sun, samba and soccer.
Organizers of 2016 Olympics counting on sun and samba
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 7 days ago
RIO DE JANEIRO — Rio de Janeiro conjures clear images of sun, samba and soccer. Organizers of the Olympics that start a year from now hope that’s what people remember after the games — not images of polluted water, inefficient transportation and... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
A year away, Olympic organizers counting on sun and sambaRIO DE JANEIRO (AP) � Rio de Janeiro conjures clear images of sun, samba and so
A year away, Olympic organizers counting on sun and samba
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 7 days ago
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) � Rio de Janeiro conjures clear images of sun, samba and soccer. Organizers of the Olympics that start a year from now hope that's what people remember after the games � not images of polluted water, inefficient transportation and... Read more
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Daily Herald
A year away, Olympic organizers counting on sun and sambaRIO DE JANEIRO -- Rio de Janeiro conjures clear images of sun, samba and soccer
A year away, Olympic organizers counting on sun and samba
Daily Herald / Posted 7 days ago
RIO DE JANEIRO -- Rio de Janeiro conjures clear images of sun, samba and soccer. Organizers of the Olympics that start a year from now hope that's what people remember after the games - not images of polluted water, inefficient transportation and... Read more
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Reuters
Brazil investment grade rating is at risk, S&P warnsBrazil's President Dilma Rousseff in Brasilia, July 17, 2015. SAO PAULO Standa
Brazil investment grade rating is at risk, S&P warns
Reuters / Posted 7 days ago
Brazil's President Dilma Rousseff in Brasilia, July 17, 2015. SAO PAULO Standard & Poor's on Tuesday said Brazil could lose its coveted investment-grade rating in the coming year if fallout from a number of corruption investigations further stymies... Read more
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The Signal
A year away, Olympic organizers counting on sun and sambaRIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Rio de Janeiro conjures clear images of sun, samba and so
A year away, Olympic organizers counting on sun and samba
The Signal / Posted 7 days ago
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Rio de Janeiro conjures clear images of sun, samba and soccer. Organizers of the Olympics that start a year from now hope that's what people remember after the games — not images of polluted water, inefficient transportation and... Read more
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Salon.com
A year away, Olympic organizers counting on sun and sambaRIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Rio de Janeiro conjures clear images of sun, samba and so
A year away, Olympic organizers counting on sun and samba
Salon.com / Posted 7 days ago
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Rio de Janeiro conjures clear images of sun, samba and soccer. Organizers of the Olympics that start a year from now hope that’s what people remember after the games — not images of polluted water, inefficient transportation and... Read more
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Reuters
Brazil's biggest party sticks with unpopular Rousseff - for nowBrazil's President Dilma Rousseff rides her bicycle near the Alvorada Palace in
Brazil's biggest party sticks with unpopular Rousseff - for now
Reuters / Posted 8 days ago
Brazil's President Dilma Rousseff rides her bicycle near the Alvorada Palace in Brasilia, July 27, 2015. Brazil's President Dilma Rousseff rides her bicycle near the Alvorada Palace in Brasilia, July 27, 2015. Brazil's President Dilma Rousseff... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Brazil's biggest party sticks with unpopular Rousseff - for nowBRASILIA: Brazil's largest party is standing by deeply unpopular President Dilm
Brazil's biggest party sticks with unpopular Rousseff - for now
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 8 days ago
BRASILIA: Brazil's largest party is standing by deeply unpopular President Dilma Rousseff for now despite the defection of one of its own leaders, but that could change if an expected recession stirs up social unrest, party leaders say. Rousseff is... Read more
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The Star
Brazil's biggest party sticks with unpopular Rousseff - for nowBRASILIA (Reuters) - Brazil's largest party is standing by deeply unpopular Pre
Brazil's biggest party sticks with unpopular Rousseff - for now
The Star / Posted 8 days ago
BRASILIA (Reuters) - Brazil's largest party is standing by deeply unpopular President Dilma Rousseff for now despite the defection of one of its own leaders, but that could change if an expected recession stirs up social unrest, party leaders... Read more
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TheBull
Brazil's economy hits the skidsBad news has has piled up for Brazil's economy, with the real plunging to its l
Brazil's economy hits the skids
TheBull / Posted 9 days ago
Bad news has has piled up for Brazil's economy, with the real plunging to its lowest level against the US dollar in 12 years and analysts warning the home of samba will need years to recover its economic rhythm. For President Dilma Rousseff,... Read more
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SKY News Business RSS
Brazil's economy hits the skidsBad news has has piled up for Brazil's economy, with the real plunging to its l
Brazil's economy hits the skids
SKY News Business RSS / Posted 11 days ago
Bad news has has piled up for Brazil's economy, with the real plunging to its lowest level against the US dollar in 12 years and analysts warning the home of samba will need years to recover its economic rhythm. For President Dilma Rousseff,... Read more
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