Brazil's Temer charged with corruption, money laundering

2018-10-17 14:09

Brazil's federal police are recommending in a new case that President Michel Temer be put on trial for corruption, money laundering and criminal association.

Brazil president denies report he laundered alleged bribe

2018-04-28 14:26

Brazilian President Michel Temer has taken to television to deny a report that he has laundered money.

Brazil president avoids corruption trial

2017-10-26 08:23

Brazil's Congress has rejected corruption charges against President Michel Temer, meaning he will not have to face trial and is free to pursue austerity reforms in Latin America's biggest economy.

Brazil's top court authorises new investigation of president

2017-09-13 09:44

Brazil's top court has authorised a new corruption and money laundering investigation of President Michel Temer, yet another case that raises the possibility of his suspension from office.

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Police in Brazil arrest another ally of President Temer

2017-07-04 13:31

Brazilian police have arrested a close ally of embattled President Michel Temer for alleged obstruction of justice.

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Brazilian president says he built warm ties with Putin

2017-06-22 17:15

Brazilian President Michel Temer says he has built warm ties with Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin

Brazilian president faces election court showdown

2017-06-06 10:23

Brazil's President Michel Temer, already fighting a huge graft scandal, faces a court hearing that could see him forced from office, plunging Latin America's biggest country into untested political waters.

Brazil court orders president questioned in graft probe

2017-05-31 12:15

Brazil's Supreme Court has ordered President Michel Temer to be questioned in writing, the latest development in an explosive corruption scandal that has him fighting for his political life.


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2018-07-26 11:09

President Cyril Ramaphosa and his counterparts from Brazil, Russia, India and China each gave a short address after a closed session meeting on the second day of the 2018 Brics Summit in Johannesburg.

Brazilian president's pardons ignite corruption row

2017-12-23 21:59

President Michel Temer has been accused of handing Brazilians convicted of corruption a get out of jail card with changes to the traditional collective Christmas pardon.

Brazil's teflon president to survive latest threat - analysts

2017-10-23 08:12

He may be Brazil's most unpopular president in decades and charged with serious crimes, but Michel Temer, the ultimate teflon leader, is expected to breeze through a congressional vote on whether he should stand trial.

Brazil's Temer confident he can survive bribery charge vote

2017-08-02 12:14

President Michel Temer appears to have the upper-hand Wednesday going into a key vote by the lower chamber of Brazil's Congress on whether to suspend him and put him on trial over an alleged bribery scheme to line his pockets

Brazil's Temer hurries defence against corruption charge

2017-07-06 11:25

Brazilian President Michel Temer has presented his legal defence against corruption allegations to lawmakers in a move seen as a bid to avoid being suspended from office.

Car rams gate at Brazil president palace, driver in custody

2017-06-29 11:01

Security forces in Brazil's capital have detained a minor who allegedly rammed a car through a gate in an apparent attempt to reach the presidential palace.

Brazil's crisis deepens as president accused of corruption

2017-06-27 08:59

President Michel Temer is expressing defiance in the face of possible corruption charges, the lowest approval rating for a Brazilian leader in a generation and calls for his resignation.

Brazil president to sue tycoon for slander

2017-06-20 07:53

Brazilian President Michel Temer has filed a lawsuit for slander and a second civil case seeking damages after a tycoon accused him of running "the country's most dangerous criminal organisation".

Adviser to Brazil president arrested in corruption probe

2017-06-03 22:49

A close adviser to Brazil's President Michel Temer has been arrested in the latest move in a corruption case that threatens to topple the government.

Brazil's Temer says he will only leave office if forced

2017-05-23 10:24

Embattled Brazilian President Michel Temer is rejecting growing calls for him to resign over a corruption scandal

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