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Bolivia's Morales declares election victory
Unofficial results say South American nation's leftist president has swept poll with 59.5 percent of the vote.
Last updated: 13 Oct 2014 05:34 GMT
Morales poised to win Bolivia election
President expected to win third consecutive term following strong economic growth and reduced poverty.
Last updated: 12 Oct 2014 20:51 GMT
Cricket on the rise in Colombia
South America is a hotbed of football, but it also plays cricket - with the sport booming in Colombia.
Last updated: 06 Oct 2014 20:15 GMT
Peru local vote complicated by drug links
Lead-up to local polls marred by violence and allegations that some politicians have links to drug smuggling.
Last updated: 05 Oct 2014 08:28 GMT
Peruvian woman possibly the world's oldest
Government says 116-year-old citizen residing in Pucuto village could be Guiness record holder for world's oldest woman.
Last updated: 04 Oct 2014 16:36 GMT
Southern Peru hit by deadly earthquake
Shallow 5.1 magnitude quake in village near Cuzco kills at least eight people and leaves more than 500 people homeless.
Last updated: 29 Sep 2014 09:00 GMT
UN summit sets goals to combat climate change
Nations sign non-binding targets to reduce global warming, including billions of dollars to help developing nations.
Last updated: 24 Sep 2014 10:12 GMT
Wall Street 'flooded' by climate protesters
At least 100 arrested as 3,000 protesters "Flood Wall Street" in opposition to capitalism's role in climate change.
Last updated: 23 Sep 2014 03:13 GMT
Opponent of Peru illegal logging murdered
Illegal loggers who had tried to expel Edwin Chota from tribal lands suspected in murder in remote border region.
Last updated: 09 Sep 2014 06:40 GMT
Are reproductive rights human rights?
Women's lives continue to be endangered by anti-abortion policies.
Last updated: 01 Sep 2014 09:13 GMT
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