Universities on the frontline of Brazil’s budget cuts
Universities on the frontline of Brazil’s budget cuts.
Brazil's top court rejects Lula release request
Brazil's Supreme Court has turned down a request to free jailed ex-President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva following allegations the judge who convicted him was biased. Lula's lawyers say he was denied a fair trial.
Brazil police question Neymar over alleged rape
Brazilian football star Neymar says he is 'calm' after being questioned by police for five hours over allegations that he raped a woman in a Paris hotel last month.
Brazil's judiciary accused of targeting Lula
Blind justice? Brazil's judiciary accused of targeting Lula.
Brazil, Argentina, Mexico, Canada can benefit from trade war: Algebris
Alberto Gallo, portfolio manager at Algebris Investments, discusses the U.S.-China trade war and how the adjustment of global supply chains could benefit countries like Brazil, Argentina, Mexico and Canada.
'I love Israel' — Brazil's Bolsonaro lands in Tel Aviv
Brazil's president has arrived for a four-day visit to Israel during which he is expected to sign "many agreements." The far-right leader's trip comes just ahead of Israel's closely contested elections.
Hundreds missing after Brazil dam collapse
An earth-filled dam has burst in southeastern Brazil, releasing a river of sludge that has destroyed and damaged homes in Minas Gerais state. At least 34 people are dead and some 300 are still missing.
Brazil's indigenous people fight back against Bolsonaro's attacks on Amazon
Germany and Brazil have a long history of partnering on environmental protection. But President Jair Bolsonaro's stances on Brazil's indigenous people and their lands threaten the progress that has been made.