Brazil divided over Dilma Rousseff impeachment

Rival rallies staged across Brazil in favour of and against impeachment trial of country's first female president.

| Latin America, Brazil, Politics

Brazil's senators have voted in favour of Dilma Rousseff's impeachment trial. It means Rousseff is suspended for six months while under investigation.

She is accused of illegally manipulating the budget in order to hide a growing deficit. 

Brazilians are divided over the process, with tens of thousands of people taking to the streets in rival rallies.


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Nepal: The Maoist dream

Nepal: The Maoist dream

Nepal's bloody civil war ended in 2006 when a Comprehensive Peace Accord was signed between the Maoist rebels and the Nepali state in Kathmandu. Many people have disappeared or got killed during the war. Al Jazeera tells this story through the eyes of the Nepali people.

War & Conflict, Nepal, Asia