April 05, 2018 7:23 am
Lula is still Brazil's most popular politician, despite his conviction and six separate pending corruption trials. He is the front-runner in all opinion polling for the election in October.
April 04, 2018 9:18 am
The comments came as thousands of Brazilians rallied in cities around Brazil to both support and decry Lula, who has said he wants to run for the presidency again in October.
January 27, 2018 8:09 am
The lawyers claimed the passport seizure violated his constitutional right to freedom of movement.
July 13, 2017 3:39 pm
Lula da Silva convicted of corruption charges: Silva grew up in Brazil's northeastern state of Pernambuco, where he was the seventh of eight children. He first saw his father when he was 5, though the family was later reunited in the port city of Santos, where they lived a hardscrabble existence.
May 23, 2017 10:52 am
Under Brazilian law, it is now up to a federal judge to decide if Lula will stand trial for the latest charges.
March 20, 2016 8:41 am
Most tax payers in India don’t have enough money to have trousers or coats with pockets.
January 06, 2011 10:16 am
She has allegedly intervened to prevent extradition of a left-wing terrorist from Brazil to Italy.
July 02, 2010 8:52 am
Lula da Silva denied local press reports that he wants to become the next UN or World Bank chief after he leaves office on January 1.
February 25, 2010 9:57 am
Former Cuban leader Fidel Castro and Brazilian President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva had an "emotional" meeting on Wednesday on Lula's last official trip to the island before his term expires,Cuban media reported.