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Leftist former president Dilma Rousseff froze fuel prices several times in 2014 and 2015 despite the price of oil increasing at the time. But that state intervention into Petrobras prices ended when Rousseff was impeached in 2016 and removed from office. (Bloomberg)

Bolsonaro appoints army reserve general to head Petrobras

AFP |
PUBLISHED ON FEB 20, 2021 09:10 AM IST
His statements were followed by a sharp drop in the oil company's share prices. They closed down 7.92 percent Friday, with preferred shares down 6.63 percent.
Policemen watch as a massive fire engulfs the National Museum in Rio de Janeiro, one of Brazil's oldest, on September 2, 2018.(AFP Photo)
Policemen watch as a massive fire engulfs the National Museum in Rio de Janeiro, one of Brazil's oldest, on September 2, 2018.(AFP Photo)

After fire broke out at 200-year-old Rio de Janeiro museum, firefighters battle to put out blaze, save relics

Rio de Janeiro | By Associated Press
UPDATED ON SEP 03, 2018 04:15 PM IST
In a statement, the Rio museum said the blaze began around 7:30 pm. There were no reported injuries and the fire began after it had closed to the public, said the statement.
Marcela Temer jumped into a lake after her Jack Russell named Picoly went after some ducks but struggled to get back out.(Representative photo)
Marcela Temer jumped into a lake after her Jack Russell named Picoly went after some ducks but struggled to get back out.(Representative photo)

Brazil’s first lady jumped into lake to rescue pet dog

Agence France-Presse, Brasília | By Agence France-Presse
UPDATED ON MAY 09, 2018 12:07 AM IST
The incident took place on April 22 but only became public this week.
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