acio Lula da Silva, for re-election. Lula, who served two consecutive terms, remains a beloved political figure. Both Rousseff and Lula are members of the Workers' Party. Recent po
e was not enough participation of the people, so now there will be a wide social dialogue. "These integral reform to the Constitution are not done from night to morning," he said.
-long waits for treatment are frequently highlighted by the media. In response to the anti-government protests against poor public services last year, President Dilma Rousseff mov
also an increase of 19 percent. Car travelers are expected to number 3.58 million, while 306,000 are expected to go by plane. "As we saw in our summer travel survey earlier this
dvisor to Harper before the Conservative leader was elected prime minister in 2006, and stayed in Harper's office until 2008. A television network that speaks for Canada's aborigin
aby was under one year old. Neighbors said the family had moved into the small home in late summer and had kept to themselves. Emington Mayor Daniel Delaney said the town of about
ve declared a state of emergency. BRASILIA, Aug. 10 (Xinhua) -- Brazil on Tuesday offered to grant asylum to an Iranian widow sentenced to death after she was found guilty of adul
tors carried signs that played on the parade's theme "Imagine," reminiscent of the John Lennon song. One said "Just Imagine No War.'' Another says: "Imagine No Greed." Heavy polic
lateral energy relationship and opportunities for future cooperation. Oliver reiterated Canada's position as the largest and most responsible energy supplier to America and Canada
ated as Guinea's new president on Tuesday. He won the second round of presidential elections on Nov. 7, claiming 52.52 percent of the votes. WASHINGTON, Dec. 21 (Xinhua) -- U.S.
to use the event to deliver his message that the partisan budget dispute should be resolved with a combination of spending cuts and tax increases on the wealthy, a concept he ca
hich is being done by United States and Canadian vessels operating in the Beaufort Sea, is complete. Cannon said he expects the survey to be finished in time to meet the 2013 deadl
ctic research season will begin in October. Radio New Zealand reported Monday that New Zealand's Transport Accident Investigation Commission had announced that the authorities invo
g, "We would make the decisions we made"again. Jay Walder, head of the Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA), cautioned full restoration of the three-state system could be
ation. (Xinhua/Zhang Jun) WASHINGTON, Dec. 12 (Xinhua) -- The U.S. Federal Reserve on Wednesday announced that it would continue buying long-term Treasury debt and keep its key sh