Category Archives: Latin America

Mexico's mixed-race beauty contest [unable to retrieve full-text content] Mexico’s “Prettiest Flower in the Land” contest promotes its mixed indigenous and Spanish heritage.Source Read More News ...

Trump to send military to Mexican border Media playback is unsupported on your device President Donald Trump has vowed to send the US military to secure the nation’s southern border with Mexico. “We are going to be doing things...

Colombian prisoners get guard drunk and escape Two prisoners have escaped from a maximum security jail in the Colombian capital, Bogotá, by getting a guard drunk and convincing him to let them go to go buy more alcohol. The two inmates never...

Costa Rica president-elect Carlos Alvarado calls for unity Carlos Alvarado, who has won Sunday’s presidential election in Costa Rica, has called for unity after a divisive election campaign. The centre-left candidate won by a surprisingly...

Costa Rica election: Carlos Alvarado set to be president Carlos Alvarado, Costa Rica’s centre-left presidential candidate, is set to be the country’s next leader after elections on Sunday. Costa Rica’s electoral council...

Daca Dreamers: Trump vents anger on immigrant programme Media playback is unsupported on your device US President Donald Trump has reasserted his opposition to legalising the status of hundreds of thousands of undocumented immigrants brought...

Mexico: Seven police officers die in Veracruz prison riot Seven police officers have been killed in riots at a prison in Mexico, according to Mexican officials. The deaths occurred during an operation to quell an uprising, they said. It happened...

Efrain Rios Montt: Guatemala ex-leader tried for genocide dies Guatemala’s former military leader Efrain Rios Montt, who briefly ruled the country in the 1980s, has died at the age of 91. In 2013, he became the first former head of state...

Alvarado v Alvarado: Costa Rica's election explained Costa Ricans have two choices in the presidential elections on Sunday: Alvarado or Alvarado. Conservative evangelical Fabricio Alvarado is running against centre-left Carlos Alvarado,...

Barefoot Briton found after Brazilian walkabout A British woman who went missing from a meditation retreat in Brazil has been found safe and well. Katherine Brewster, 27, from Seaford, in East Sussex, was last seen on Sunday, reportedly walking...

By Latest The News on Mar 31st, 2018