Mauricio Funes

In presidential vote, El Salvador picks between right and left

Voters in crime-plagued El Salvador headed to the polls Sunday to decide whether to keep the leftist party in power or return to conservative rule.

Feb 03, 2014, 04:29 AM IST

Salvadoran ex-president tries to flee amid graft probe

El Salvador`s ex-president Francisco Flores, who is under investigation over USD 10 million donated by Taiwan, tried to flee the country on a bus, President Mauricio Funes said.

Jan 29, 2014, 15:45 PM IST

Salvador to have absentee vote in 2014 election

Absentee voting will help El Salvador in strengthening its democracy.

Jun 02, 2011, 10:15 AM IST