Bolivia's first woman general, daughter of Che Guevara nemesis

Bolivia has named its first woman army general, the daughter of the military commander who led the final operation against Che Guevara, the state news agency said Monday.

 

Bolivia's Morales sworn in for third term as president

Evo Morales was sworn today for a third term as president of Bolivia at a ceremony in the country's national assembly as thousands of supporters cheered outside.

Bolivia`s Morales sworn in for third term as president

 Evo Morales was sworn in Thursday for a third term as president of Bolivia at a ceremony in the country`s national assembly as thousands of supporters cheered outside.

Pope Francis to travel to Latin America

Francis, the first pontiff from Latin America, will return to the region in July when he visits Bolivia, President Evo Morales said, adding that Paraguay and Ecuador are also on the pope's itinerary.

15 dead in torrential rains in Bolivia

At least 15 people died and some 10,400 families have suffered property damage as a result of the intense rains and flooding affecting Bolivia, especially six of the country`s nine regions, a government official said on Sunday.

Copa America 2016 games lure 24 US hopefuls
Copa America 2016 games lure 24 US hopefuls

Two dozen US cities want to host matches in the 2016 Centennial Copa America tournament, the first time the event will be staged outside South America, USA Soccer announced Thursday.

TVS Racing set to debut at 2015 Dakar Rally
TVS Racing set to debut at 2015 Dakar Rally

TVS Racing is all set to make its debut at the 2015 Dakar Rally as they have collaborated with Sherco Motorcycles, a French motorcycle manufacturer, to form a team called Sherco TVS Rally Factory, which will compete in the two-week event starting next month.

Historic photos of dead Che Guevara resurface in Spain

Lost for half a century, historic photographs of Cuban revolutionary Che Guevara taken by an AFP photographer shortly after his execution have come to light in a small Spanish town.

'World's poorest president' Jose Mujica offered $1 million for antiquated VW Beetle

Known for his austere lifestyle, Uruguay's President Jose Mujica has claimed that he has been offered a price of $ 1 million to sell off his 1987 vintage Volkswagen Beetle.

Two killed in Bolivian military plane crash

Two airmen died when their small military plane crashed while rehearsing stunts for the anniversary of the Bolivian air force, a local television station said.

Bolivia enacts law to combat domestic violence

 Bolivia has enacted a new law designed to combat domestic violence and encourage victims to stand up and speak out their sufferings.

Bolivia polls: Partial vote count confirms Morales' victory

 Official scrutiny of 42.56 percent of the votes from presidential elections in Bolivia has confirmed the re-election of leftist Evo Morales as indicated by the exit polls.

Evo Morales claims landslide victory in Bolivia vote

Bolivian President Evo Morales declared victory Sunday and exit polls showed him romping to a third term with more than 60 percent of the vote, giving him a strong mandate to expand his leftist reforms.

Evo Morales: Bolivia`s tenacious indigenous leader

 Evo Morales grew up in poverty on Bolivia`s high plains and was a llama herder, musician, footballer and coca grower before rising to become the country`s first indigenous president.

Bolivia favours resuming ties with US

 Bolivia will resume "full" diplomatic relations with the US when there is certainty of non- interference in the country`s internal matters, Bolivian Vice President Alvaro Garcia Linera has said.

Bolivia`s Morales elected to third term: Exit polls

Bolivian President Evo Morales was elected to a third term Sunday with more than 60 percent of the vote, avoiding a runoff against a divided opposition, exit polls said.

Bolivians vote amid expectations of Morales landslide

Bolivians voted Sunday in elections widely expected to give President Evo Morales a third term in office, along with a legislative majority needed to push through his leftist reforms.

Morales set for landslide victory in Bolivia vote

Bolivia's indigenous President Evo Morales was widely expected to win a third term in power in elections on Sunday, along with a legislative majority that would permit him to push through his leftist reforms.

Bolivia votes in presidential election; easy win seen for Morales

Bolivians vote Sunday in an election that is almost guaranteed to hand a third consecutive term to President Evo Morales, a former coca farmer whose brand of "indigenous socialism" has expanded the role of the state in a booming economy.

Evo Morales set to cruise to third term in Bolivia vote

 Evo Morales, Bolivia`s first indigenous president, is expected to win a third term against a fragmented opposition Sunday, with a large Congressional majority to continue pushing through his leftist reforms.