• Wednesday, Dec 19, 2018
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Cubans prepare to turn the page on Castro...

Cubans prepare to turn the page on Castro...

Latin America

Tue, Apr 17 2018

On Thursday, that chapter of history will come to a close when the National Assembly elects a new president...

Brazil top court ruling could free Lula,...

Brazil top court ruling could free Lula,...

Latin America

Tue, Apr 17 2018

Lula, 72, was sentenced to 10 years in prison last year after he was found guilty of accepting $1.1 million...

Imprisoned Lula is still 'our candidate,'...

Imprisoned Lula is still 'our candidate,'...

Latin America

Tue, Apr 10 2018

Despite being convicted of corruption, the former president remains a favourite.

Brazil's Lula spends first day in prison,...

Brazil's Lula spends first day in prison,...

Latin America

Mon, Apr 9 2018

Lula's imprisonment triggered a barrage of protest from leftist Cuba and Venezuela, both of which denounced...

Infographic: Issues facing Cuba’s next...

Infographic: Issues facing Cuba’s next...

Latin America

Mon, Apr 9 2018

When Raul Castro steps down as president in April, he will hand his successor the unfinished task of...

Ex-Brazil president Lula turns himself...

Ex-Brazil president Lula turns himself...

Latin America

Sun, Apr 8 2018

Lula was flown by police to the southern city of Curitiba, where he was tried and convicted late last...

Brazil's top court rules that ex-president...

Brazil's top court rules that ex-president...

Latin America

Thu, Apr 5 2018

Tensions increased on Tuesday when the commander of Brazil's army weighed in with tweets calling on the...

Venezuela government breaks silence...

Venezuela government breaks silence...

Latin America

Sat, Mar 31 2018

Venezuela’s opposition says leftist president Nicolas Maduro’s response to the 68 deaths in Valencia...

8 killed in Rio favela police...

8 killed in Rio favela police...

Latin America

Sun, Mar 25 2018

The military police, currently operating across Rio de Janeiro state, said troops were patrolling two...

Cuba holds one-party vote as post-Castro...

Cuba holds one-party vote as post-Castro...

Latin America

Sun, Mar 11 2018

More than eight million Cubans will vote to ratify two official lists of candidates - one to form the...

Strong 7.2 Mexico quake cuts power and...

Strong 7.2 Mexico quake cuts power and...

Latin America

Sat, Feb 17 2018

At least 50 homes suffered damage in the southern state of Oaxaca

Lula's Brazil presidential run in doubt...

Lula's Brazil presidential run in doubt...

Latin America

Thu, Jan 25 2018

Opponents of Lula, meanwhile, celebrated on Sao Paulo's main avenue with a giant blown-up figure of the...

Pope marries couple on papal plane

Pope marries couple on papal plane

Latin America

Fri, Jan 19 2018

The brief ceremony took place at an altitude of 36,000 feet (11,000 meters) on a two-hour flight taking...

Pope seeks forgiveness from Church sex...

Pope seeks forgiveness from Church sex...

Latin America

Wed, Jan 17 2018

Pope Francis vowed to ensure the child abuse at the hands of clergy would never happen again

Ten people die after car crash in southwest...

Ten people die after car crash in southwest...

Latin America

Sun, Dec 31 2017

In the accident late Friday, two cars and a motorcycle collided on the highway between Acapulco and beach...

Mexico bus crash kills 12 tourists including...

Mexico bus crash kills 12 tourists including...

Latin America

Wed, Dec 20 2017

The crash, which left another 18 injured, happened on a highway in the state of Quintana Roo

Mudslide in southern Chile kills five,...

Mudslide in southern Chile kills five,...

Latin America

Mon, Dec 18 2017

Four Chileans and a male tourist whose name and nationality have not been disclosed were died in the...

Argentina judge orders arrest of ex-president...

Argentina judge orders arrest of ex-president...

Latin America

Thu, Dec 7 2017

Judge Carlos Bonadio also ordered the arrest of former foreign minister Hector Timerman and several other...

Argentina formally ends search for sub...

Argentina formally ends search for sub...

Latin America

Fri, Dec 1 2017

The navy has shifted its mission from rescue to recovery, spokesman Enrique Balbi told reporters

'Explosion' heard near Argentine sub's...

'Explosion' heard near Argentine sub's...

Latin America

Thu, Nov 23 2017

The site of the abnormal sound was close to where the German-built vessel gave its last location, about...

Worries over oxygen supply on missing...

Worries over oxygen supply on missing...

Latin America

Wed, Nov 22 2017

The vessel made its last contact with authorities to report a mechanical breakdown, but, as storm conditions...