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Divided Brazil to vote for next president
Polls show leftist incumbent Dilma Rousseff and challenger Aecio Neves in a tight race ahead of polls on Sunday.
Last updated: 26 Oct 2014 02:29 GMT
Back to the polls for Brazil's president
Sunday's vote is expected to be one of the most hotly contested presidential elections in the country's history.
Last updated: 25 Oct 2014 11:13 GMT
Brazil's president to face run-off poll
Incumbent Dilma Rousseff wins 41.5 percent of votes to rival's 33.6 percent, leading to October 26 runoff.
Last updated: 06 Oct 2014 12:53 GMT
Brazilians vote in presidential election
Millions cast their ballot for next president, as polls show incumbent Dilma Rousseff defeating election rivals.
Last updated: 05 Oct 2014 20:50 GMT
'There will have been no World Cup'
The World Cup has become the focal point of Brazilians' anger over corruption, poverty and social injustice.
Last updated: 30 May 2014 08:45 GMT
Analysis: Brazil's next president will be...
With an election set for next year, unofficial campaigning has already begun in the South American powerhouse.
Last updated: 25 Feb 2013 20:11 GMT
Brazil jails Lula's ex-aide for vote buying
Jose Dirceu, former chief of staff for popular president, sentenced to nearly 11 years for role in vote-buying scheme.
Last updated: 13 Nov 2012 23:45 GMT
Brazil convicts former Lula aides of fraud
Three aides of former president convicted of fraud in relation to a vote-buying scheme in Congress.
Last updated: 10 Oct 2012 07:18 GMT
Rio de Janeiro mayor wins re-election bid
Eduardo Paes' victory in country's municipal elections means he will remain at city's helm during 2016 Summer Olympics.
Last updated: 08 Oct 2012 11:19 GMT
Brazil 'vote-buying' corruption trial begins
Dubbed "the trial of the century", 38 former officials face prosecution over vote-buying in Congress between 2002-2005.
Last updated: 03 Aug 2012 00:08 GMT
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