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2005-08-17 11:26:12

By Andrew Hay BRASILIA, Brazil (Reuters) - Thousands of left-wing militants demanded that President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva step down on Wednesday as new allegations of tax evasion by his ruling party added fuel to a graft scandal.

2005-08-16 14:38:21

By Andrew Hay BRASILIA, Brazil (Reuters) - Thousands of students and trade unionists demonstrated in support of President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva on Tuesday as Brazil's Congress probed for evidence that could link him to a deepening corruption scandal.

2005-07-21 20:50:33

By Andrew Hay BRASILIA, Brazil (Reuters) - Brazilian President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva made the final moves in a cabinet reshuffle on Thursday to shore up crumbling support in Congress as a bribes-for-votes scandal rocked his government.

2005-07-21 17:24:41

BRASILIA, Brazil (Reuters) - Brazilian President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva replaced two more ministers on Thursday to shore up crumbling support in Congress as a bribes-for votes scandal rocked his party and government.

2005-07-14 19:55:49

BRASILIA, Brazil (Reuters) - A senator's remark in Congress that President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva is an idiot or corrupt on Thursday set off tempers and halted a congressional probe into a scandal threatening the government. Sen.

2005-07-04 16:19:26

By Andrei Khalip and Ricardo Amaral BRASILIA, Brazil (Reuters) - A new twist in Brazil'sgrowing bribery scandal may topple the powerful head of theruling Workers' Party and upset President Luiz Inacio Lula daSilva's efforts to win political support with a governmentreshuffle.

2005-06-30 20:09:35

By Axel Bugge BRASILIA, Brazil (Reuters) - Brazilian President LuizInacio Lula da Silva opened a probe on Thursday into a stateenergy firm and unveiled anti-graft measures to fight the worstcorruption scandal to hit his government.


Word of the Day
meacock
  • An uxorious, effeminate, or spiritless man.
  • A timorous, cowardly fellow.
Probably a blend of meek and cock, or from meek +‎ -ock (“diminutive suffix”).