Chilean journalist-turned senator Alejandro Guillier accepted the presidential nomination of the center-left Radical Party
Despite water shortages and a slowing economy, his supporters want to keep him in office indefinitely
Piñera has still not formally declared that he is seeking re-election, although last week he held a meeting with deputies of the main right-wing parties at the offices of the Avanza Chile coalition.
Para bien y para mal, la figura del presidente nicaragüense Daniel Ortega está indisolublemente ligada a la de Anastasio Somoza, a quien él mismo ayudó a expulsar del poder el 19 de julio de 1979.
Nicaraguan President Daniel Ortega has won a third consecutive term in office.
Murillo ha asumido una gran responsabilidad durante la última década que su marido ha gobernado. Se ha dicho que encabeza las reuniones del gabinete y muchos nicaragüenses le atribuyen programas sociales
Daniel Ortega, a former guerrilla commander who first won the presidency in 1985, is almost certain to win a third consecutive term, and his fourth overall.
A coalition of opposition parties in Nicaragua has called on voters to boycott November's presidential poll, accusing incumbent President Ortega of trying to create a "dynastic dictatorship".
The course of Mr. Ortega’s own political history should serve as reminder that overthrowing a government can be the citizens’ response when all other avenues for dissent are shut.
With all votes counted, the economist Pedro Pablo Kuczynski appears to have won the majority of votes in Peru's cliff-hanger presidential election.
With 99.5% of the votes counted, former World Bank economist Pedro Pablo Kuczynski has a 0.23 percentage point lead over his rival, Keiko Fujimori.
Peru’s presidential election was supposed to be a forgone conclusion. What happened?
Candidate known as ‘PPK’ and backed by alliance of socialists and free-market conservatives has razor thin lead over Keiko Fujimori
Partial results in Peru's presidential election have given former World Bank executive Pedro Pablo Kuczynski a narrow lead.
Fujimorismo represents more than just nostalgia for Mr Fujimori’s achievements of vanquishing the terrorism of the Shining Path and launching economic growth.
Presidential candidate Keiko Fujimori built a significant lead over Pedro Pablo Kuczynski just one week ahead of Peru's runoff election on June 5. The latest Ipsos poll shows 43% support for Fujimori and 38% for Kuczynski.
Peruvian presidential candidate Keiko Fujimori says accusations against her for alleged asset laundering is nothing but a smear campaign by her opponents, including Ollanta Humala, the sitting president.
Former World Bank economist Pedro Pablo Kuczynski continues to hold his lead over conservative Keiko Fujimori ahead of the June 5 runoff presidential election. Kuczynski is projected to win with 43% of the vote ahead of Fujimori's 39%
Los primeros datos confirman el dominio de la hija del autócrata. El aspirante de centroderecha adelanta a la izquierdista Mendoza
Centre-right candidate Keiko Fujimori has won the first round of Peru's presidential election, early results say.
Protests in Lima force daughter of jailed former leader Alberto Fujimori to suspend election campaign.
Peru's electoral board rejected appeals from disqualified presidential hopefuls Julio Guzman and Cesar Acuna for reinstatement in next month's elections, closing the door to a reversal of its controversial ruling.
The governing Peruvian Nationalist Party on Friday withdrew from the April 10 elections, asking electoral authorities to remove from the ballot the names of all PNP candidates for national office
The second-place candidate in Peru's presidential election was disqualified this week over procedural irregularities, upending the campaign and giving controversial frontrunner Keiko Fujimori a big boost with one month to go.