A tough stance on crime and a low corruption profile give Jair Bolsonaro, Brazil's far-right candidate a real chance at winning the upcoming elections.
Flavio and Eduardo Bolsonaro, two of the leading presidential candidate's five children said their father "is on the road to recovery. And it's likely that he won't be back on the streets during this campaign. But we can be," Flavio told reporters.
Support for Brazil's far-right presidential candidate Jair Bolsonaro surges after a stabbing attack.
Footage shows the dramatic moment a far-right presidential candidate in Brazil was stabbed at an election rally.
Brazil's Workers Party (PT) officially named former President Luiz Inacio Lula de Silva as its presidential candidate on Saturday even though he is in prison on a corruption conviction that will almost certainly bar him from running.
Supporters blocked cars and tore down a gate after he announced he would turn himself him
Brazil's former president Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva was taken into police custody after defying a court order to turn himself to authorities on Friday.
Brazil's former president Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva misses a judge's deadline to hand himself in to begin 12-year jail term.
Lula da Silva could go to prison within days on a corruption conviction. Incarceration would prevent him standing in October's presidential election.
Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva is still the frontrunner for October's presidential election despite facing a lengthy prison sentence on corruption and money laundering charges
Luís Inácio Lula da Silva's 'caravan' has begun campaigning ahead of the presidential election in October
Feelings are running high after the execution-style killing of human rights activist Marielle Franco and her driver
As the country emerges from recession, leading politicians avoid the weekend's festivities at Rio's Sambadrone
Brazilian President Michel Temer has signed a decree giving the country's military full control of security in Rio de Janeiro in response to rising drug gang violence.
If the former president is allowed to run in the October election, a new poll shows he would lead the field with 34 percent of the vote.
Isabelle Kumar talks to Brazil President Michel Temer. They discuss the country's fragile economic recovery and, of course, his country's longstanding battle against corruption
The leftist icon is determined to run in October's election despite failing to overturn a corruption conviction
Brazilian women protest over government plans to further restrict access to abortion. Termination is at present illegal unless the mother's life is in danger, rape is involved, or if the foetus has certain brain abnormalities.
Brazilian President Michel temer survives a corrutption vote in Congress
The Brazilian House of Congress has voted not to put President Michel Temer on trial for corruption.
Brazil has stepped up security in Rio de Janeiro amid a rise in violence by organised crime gangs.
The assets of former Brazilian president Lula has had his assets frozen following his corruption conviction
A Brazilian congressional committee has voted against taking a corruption charge against President Michel Temer to trial at the supreme court.
What began as a peaceful protest soon turned violent as activists in Brazil clashed with police on Friday during a nationwide strike and
Brazil's top federal prosecutor has charged President Michel Temer with taking multimillion-dollar bribes.
A close vote in Brazil's Superior Electoral Court finds Temer not guilty of receiving illegal campaign funds during 2014 presidential election