Jair bolsonaro

Musk, Bolsonaro talk free speech, deforestation in Brazil

"Super excited to be in Brazil for the launch of Starlink for 19,000 unconnected schools in rural areas & environmental monitoring of Amazon!" tweeted Musk of the project. 

published on : 23rd May 2022

Brazil President Bolsonaro departs for Russia despite objections

The trip was planned well before the Ukraine crisis arose and Bolsonaro’s focus is bilateral trade; Russia is a key source of fertilizers for South America’s agricultural powerhouse.

published on : 15th February 2022

Brazilian President Bolsonaro says cleared for release from hospital

Bolsonaro developed abdominal pain during a New Year's beach vacation in the southern state of Santa Catarina and was taken to the Vila Nova Star hospital.

published on : 5th January 2022

Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro to be probed for linking COVID vaccine and AIDS

Supreme Court Justice Alexandre de Moraes instructed the country's top prosecutor, Augusto Aras, to look into the accusation raised by a pandemic inquiry conducted by Brazil's Senate.

published on : 5th December 2021

Brazil's Amazon deforestation surges to worst in 15 years

The 15-year high flies in the face of the Bolsonaro government’s recent attempts to shore up its environmental credibility.

published on : 19th November 2021

Brazil probe of President Jair Bolsonaro offers Covid families solace

The president has repeatedly denied wrongdoing and called the Senate committee's probe a politically motivated sham seeking to undermine his administration.

published on : 28th October 2021

Brazil senators recommend Jair Bolsonaro face charges over COVID-19

The 7-to-4 vote was the culmination of a six-month committee investigation of the government's handling of the pandemic.

published on : 27th October 2021

Brazil Senate report urges charging Jair Bolsonaro over pandemic

Bolsonaro has denied any wrongdoing and has repeatedly accused the investigation of being a political instrument aimed at sabotaging him.

published on : 20th October 2021

Senate report to urge Bolsonaro be charged over pandemic

Sources say, the senate report, based on six months of work, calls for Bolsonaro to be indicted on nine charges, from charlatanism and inciting crime all the way up to crime against humanity.

published on : 20th October 2021

Climate activists call for investigation of Bolsonaro

Since taking office, Bolsonaro has encouraged development within the Amazon and dismissed global complaints about its destruction as a plot to hold back Brazil's agribusiness.

published on : 12th October 2021

Brazil: Despite presidential polls being 1 yr away, thousands protest, seek Jair Bolsonaro's impeachment

The protests, smaller than those in support of Bolsonaro last Sept. 7, were promoted by leftist parties and some union movements linked to the ex-President Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva's Worker´s Party.

published on : 3rd October 2021

Brazil's Bolsonaro going to UN meet despite being unvaccinated against COVID

On Wednesday the New York mayor's office wrote the UNGA laying out the guidelines, including that delegates must show proof of vaccination to enter the debate hall.

published on : 17th September 2021

Brazil protests show low street support for Bolsonaro impeachment push

Many of those protesting dressed all in white, as instructed by political groups that organised the demonstrations in at least 19 states.

published on : 13th September 2021

Jair Bolsonaro backs off attacks on Brazil's institutions

Bolsonaro -- who has been squaring off publicly with the high court for weeks since it opened investigations against him and those around him -- took a menacing tone at the rally.  

published on : 10th September 2021

Pro-Bolsonaro truckers jam highways in 15 Brazilian states

Bolsonaro rallied demonstrations on Tuesday to coincide with Independence Day and show strength as his approval ratings slide and he feuds with the Supreme Court.

published on : 9th September 2021
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