Dilma Rousseff

 

Brazil defies economic growth writ

Brazil's rapid expansion has not been underpinned by sound legal systems, as logic has dictated. But they have managed to break out of poverty.

Brazil defies economic growth writ

Pele named World Cup ambassador

Staff Reporter

Pele has been named as the honorary ambassador for the 2014 World Cup to rally Brazilians around delayed efforts at preparing for the tournament.

Brazil flood death toll rises

Staff Reporter

The death toll from floods and landslides in Brazil rose on Monday to 640, as the military stepped up efforts to reach isolated communities near Rio.