Little-known Venezuelan evangelical pastor launches presidential bid

CARACAS | Monday, Feb 19 2018 IST

A little-known Venezuelan evangelical pastor on Sunday launched his candidacy for the upcoming presidential election, an illustration of the growing religious influence in Latin American politics. "I

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Leftist and young buck lead as Mexico parties make presidential picks

MEXICO CITY | Sunday, Feb 18 2018 IST

Mexico's political parties will formally choose presidential candidates on Sunday, setting the stage for a race between a leftist holding a strong lead, a young leader of a right-left coalition catchi

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'No collusion!', says Trump on Russian meddling in US presidential election

Washington | Saturday, Feb 17 2018 IST

President Donald Trump has said his 2016 US presidential campaign "did nothing wrong", as the Federal Bureau of Investigation brought charges against 13 Russians for alleged election meddling. The off

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Mexico leftist pulls further ahead in presidential race -poll

MEXICO CITY | Wednesday, Feb 14 2018 IST

Mexican leftist Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador has seen his lead ahead of July's presidential election increase, while the ruling party's contender has slipped slightly, according to an opinion poll publ

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