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  1. Brazil's Rousseff and Lula to miss Rio opening ceremonyRead the original story

    25 min ago | Newkerala.com

    Rio de Janeiro, July 28 : Brazil's suspended president Dilma Rousseff and her predecessor Luiz Inocio Lula da Silva announced that they would not attend the opening ceremony of the Rio Olympic Games on August 5. The press secretaries of both politicians told the Globonews TV station on Tuesday that they would not attend, due to disagreements with the interim government of President Michel Temer, reports Xinhua. Rousseff was suspended from office on May 12 by the Senate, pending a full impeachment trial, which the former leader described as a "coup d'etat."

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  2. Olympic Village controversy lingers, Brazilians pessimisticRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | India.com

    ... Brazil is in economic retreat, while Lula faces serious corruption allegations and his handpicked successor Dilma Rousseff faces being removed from office in an impeachment vote shortly after the Games end. Amnesty International on Wednesday ...

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  3. Brazilian drug dealers using the Olympics logo to sell cocaineRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Greenwich Citizen

    ... Brazil's Senate voted 55-22 in May to begin an impeachment trial of the country's first female president, Dilma Rousseff (pictured). She was suspended on May 12 and acting President Michel Temer is now holding the office. The scandal is tied to the ...

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  4. Brazil's Rousseff and Lula to miss Olympic Games Opening CeremonyRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Xinhuanet

    Brazil's suspended president Dilma Rousseff and her predecessor Luiz Inocio Lula da Silva announced Tuesday that they would not attend the Opening Ceremony of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games on Aug. 5, local media reported. The press secretaries of both politicians told the Globonews TV station that they would not attend, due to disagreements with the interim government of President Michel Temer.

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  5. Olympic Village controversy reignites in pessimistic BrazilRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Yahoo!

    ... Brazil is in economic retreat, while Lula faces serious corruption allegations and his handpicked successor Dilma Rousseff risks being removed from office in an impeachment vote shortly after the Games end. Amnesty International on Wednesday ...

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  6. Why India is the most promising of all emerging marketsRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Globe and Mail

    ... away from manufacturing toward domestic consumption as the main engine of growth. In Brazil, President Dilma Rousseff, who oversaw a gross mismanagement of the economy, has been suspended and faces impeachment over her alleged role in a massive ...

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  7. Australia gives Rio mayor 'boxing kangaroo,' ends Village spatRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Channelnewsasia.com

    ... the 1930s, as well as an outbreak of the Zika virus, and a political crisis involving suspended President Dilma Rousseff who has been placed on trial in the Senate. The head of the International Olympic Committee, Thomas Bach, who arrived in Rio on ...

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  8. Bach confident will solve problems before Rio GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Indian Express

    ... the 1930s, as well as an outbreak of the Zika virus, and a political crisis that has seen suspended President Dilma Rousseff placed on trial in the Senate. Aside from fears over pollution in Guanabara bay where sailing and long-distance swimming ...

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  9. Olympic teams are complaining about the pathetic state of Rio's athletes villageRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    The village that will be home to the Olympic athletes for the Summer Games in Rio, shown on July 24. RIO DE JANEIRO - The Summer Olympics are just over a week away, and already organizers have been forced to mount a "massive operation" to fix a deluge of plumbing and electricity problems at the athletes village in Rio. This is the latest upset for an Olympics taking place amid a severe economic recession, a Zika epidemic, the impeachment process of suspended president Dilma Rousseff and a spike in crime in Rio state - which is so broke it needed a central-government bailout to pay police salaries in arrears.

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  10. Oil Tumbles to Three-Month Low on Unexpected Crude Supply GainRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    ... the benefits of scrapping nationalistic oil legislation that was championed by now suspended President Dilma Rousseff and her leftist Workers' Party. --With assistance from Rachel Adams-Heard To contact the reporter on this story: Mark Shenk in New ...

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  11. Latest Controversy Facing the Rio GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | KAAL-TV Austin

    ... carried out on samples taken at the 2008 Games in Beijing and the London Games. Brazil's suspended President Dilma Rousseff says she'll skip the opening ceremony of the Rio de Janeiro Olympic Games on Aug. 5. In a series of messages on Twitter, ...

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  12. The Latest: 11 more doping cases from 2012 weightliftingRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | KDWN

    ... carried out on samples taken at the 2008 Games in Beijing and the London Games. Brazil's suspended President Dilma Rousseff says she'll skip the opening ceremony of the Rio de Janeiro Olympic Games on Aug. 5. In a series of messages on Twitter, ...

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  13. Brazilian man is electrocuted at a political rally after climbing electrical pylonRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    Shocking moment man is ELECTROCUTED and falls to his death after climbing an pylon to get a better view at speech by suspended Brazilian president This is the horrific moment a man was electrocuted after scaling a pylon ahead of a speech by suspended Brazilian president Dilma Rousseff. The unnamed victim, who was wearing just a pair of beach shorts, appeared to grow more and more animated as supporters warmed up the crowd for the female politician at a political rally in Aracaju in the northern state of Sergipe.

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  14. Sport24.co.za | Brazilians gloomy about Olympics: pollRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | News24

    ... immensely popular. Today Brazil is in deep recession and political crisis, with Lula's handpicked successor Dilma Rousseff facing being removed from office in an impeachment vote shortly after the Games end. Lula himself faces serious corruption ...

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  15. Brazil's Dilma Rousseff on Her Impeachment Trial, the Olympics and ZikaRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Time

    As Rio de Janeiro prepares to host the Olympic Games , beginning on Aug.5, one person won't be at the opening ceremony - President Dilma Rousseff . Rousseff has been suspended from her office amid charges that she manipulated government accounts, and her impeachment trial is scheduled to take place during the Olympics.

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  16. Brazil For Sale: How a Legal Coup Set the Stage for PrivatizationRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Nation

    ... many call a legal coup d'etat. In many ways, Temer is taking up where the impeached Workers' Party president, Dilma Rousseff, left off after her conversion to austerity in a disastrous second term. Now, however, the spending cuts are coinciding with ...

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  17. UPDATE 2-Santander Brasil sees early recovery signs as defaults easeRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | Reuters

    ... in Brazil, which is struggling with the harshest recession in eight decades and fallout from President Dilma Rousseff's ongoing impeachment proceedings. "We foresee a more positive scenario" for the rest of the year, Rial said. On Wednesday, the ...

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  18. IOC's Bach confident Rio will solve problems before GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Reuters

    ... the 1930s, as well as an outbreak of the Zika virus, and a political crisis that has seen suspended President Dilma Rousseff placed on trial in the Senate. Concern over Rio de Janeiro's preparations erupted on Sunday when the Australian delegation ...

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  19. Ay! Brazil likely to change its pro-Castro policyRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Babalu Blog

    The suspension of the president of Brazil, Dilma Rousseff, is bad news for Cuba, which, despite detente with Washington, is feeling the effects of the recession affecting its allies in South America and Africa. Brazil will review its short-term policy toward the island, as revealed on Friday to Reuters, by a diplomat from that country who was stationed in Havana.

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  20. Brazil Said to Study Scrapping Nationalist Deep-Water Oil RulesRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    For international oil companies that saw access to Brazil's gargantuan offshore reserves curtailed back in 2010, the tide is turning. Brazil's interim government is studying the benefits of scrapping nationalistic oil legislation that was championed by now suspended President Dilma Rousseff and her leftist Workers' Party, said three people involved in the discussions who asked not to be to be named because the plans aren't public.

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