Brazil enters new era with far-right president-elect Jair Bolsonaro

Markets reacted positively to the victory by the business-world favorite, who will take office on January 1.

published on : 29th October 2018

Fireworks and flags as Right-wing Jair Bolsonaro wins Brazil presidential vote

Supporters flooded the streets outside Bolsonaro's home in Rio de Janeiro, letting off fireworks and waving Brazilian flags.

published on : 29th October 2018

Three things to know about Brazil's presidential candidates

Here are three things to know about the candidates and their proposals:

published on : 28th October 2018

WhatsApp dirty tricks alleged in Brazil presidential race

Trailing leftist candidate Fernando Haddad accused the far-right frontrunner, Jair Bolsonaro, of 'illegal' electoral tactics.

published on : 19th October 2018

Divided Brazil barrels towards uncertain presidential run-off

Bolsonaro, an ultraconservative former paratrooper, easily beat a dozen other candidates on Sunday -- but not by enough to avoid an October 28 showdown with Haddad, the former mayor of Sao Paulo.

published on : 8th October 2018