Last Updated: Monday, March 18, 2013, 18:09
The humble salamander may provide evidence to support a controversial claim that the continents of North and South America were joined together much earlier than previously thought, scientists say.
Last Updated: Friday, November 23, 2012, 14:00
Chris Brown has backed out of his December concert in Guyana following local protests against his 2009 physical assault on ex-girlfriend, Rihanna.
Last Updated: Tuesday, September 04, 2012, 15:00
It`s the local variation of Nero fiddling while Rome burned. Or politicians enjoying themselves while people suffer.
Last Updated: Saturday, September 01, 2012, 11:34
Colombia has moved ahead of Argentina to become South America's second-largest economy, the outgoing Colombian finance minister said Friday.
Last Updated: Saturday, June 30, 2012, 15:50
China and South American trading bloc Mercosur pledged here to further promote economic cooperation and lift bilateral trade to USD 200 billion in 2016.
Last Updated: Tuesday, March 20, 2012, 17:50
An estimated 9,000 Nazis, including
Holocaust mastermind Adolf Eichmann and Auschwitz Dr Josef
Mengele, fled to South America in the aftermath of World War
II post Adolf Hitler`s death.
Last Updated: Wednesday, January 25, 2012, 13:11
More than 40 species of creatures that scientists believe to be new to science have been discovered in tropical forests of a tiny South American country.
Last Updated: Tuesday, January 10, 2012, 22:02
Britain has ruled the Falklands, 290 miles east of Argentina`s coast, for more than 180 years.
Last Updated: Saturday, December 24, 2011, 09:39
Britain said Argentinian-led efforts to ban ships flying Falkland Islands flag from S American ports were unjustified.
Last Updated: Monday, November 07, 2011, 15:59
An Indian-origin man in Argentina, who started a peanut farm a few years back, has now grown by leaps and bounds and become an "uncrowned king" of rice, soya and corn plantations in South America.
Last Updated: Friday, June 10, 2011, 08:57
Volcanic ash "is very abrasive for plane engines, and could result in very serious complications”.
Last Updated: Thursday, June 09, 2011, 00:49
A vast cloud of ash spewing from a Chilean volcano disrupted air travel across much of South America, as heavy rains around the eruption site prompted fears of mudslides.
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