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Brazil presidential candidate Bolsonaro upbeat after new medical procedure

SAO PAULO (Reuters) – Brazil’s far-right, poll-leading presidential candidate Jair Bolsonaro underwent a procedure to drain liquid from his abdominal cavity on...

After years of silence, Brazil’s footballers get political again

SAO PAULO (Reuters) – Brazil’s divisive campaign for next month’s presidential election has spilled over onto sacred ground – the country’s soccer...

Brazil presidential candidate Bolsonaro undergoes new medical procedure

SAO PAULO (Reuters) – Brazil’s far-right, poll-leading presidential candidate Jair Bolsonaro underwent a procedure to drain liquid from his abdominal cavity two...

Far-right candidate Bolsonaro widens lead in Brazilian presidential race: poll

BRASILIA (Reuters) – Far-right candidate Jair Bolsonaro gained ground over his rivals in the first round of Brazil’s presidential election set for Oct. 7, a new...

Bolsonaro at 28 percent, leftist Haddad surges to 16 percent: Brazil election poll

BRASILIA (Reuters) – Brazil’s front-running far-right presidential candidate Jair Bolsonaro continued to gain ground for next month’s election, but the Workers...

If Theresa May wants to keep the keys to No10 — she must make housing her top priority or current crisis will be a gift to Jeremy Corbyn

WHY did the Conservatives fail to win the 2017 election? There are all kinds of answers. Theresa May may lose the keys to No10 if she doesn’t improve her housing...

Brazil’s Bolsonaro camp at odds over reviving loathed tax

BRASILIA (Reuters) – Far-right presidential hopeful Jair Bolsonaro’s campaign on Wednesday was sharply at odds with the candidate’s economic guru over whether...

Divisive Brazil election careens into ‘dangerous’ polarization

SAO PAULO/BRASILIA (Reuters) – Brazil’s presidential campaign, already the most divisive since the end of military rule three decades ago, has become even more...

Tropical Maldives heads to polls amid criticism over fairness of vote

MALE/COLOMBO (Reuters) – More than a quarter of a million people will vote on Sunday for the next leader of the tropical Maldives in an election criticized...

Brazil’s Bolsonaro still leads in presidential race, Haddad jumps to second: poll

BRASILIA (Reuters) – Support for Brazilian far-right presidential front-runner Jair Bolsonaro edged up ahead of next month’s election, a poll showed on Tuesday,...