Paraguay seizes nearly one ton of cocaine in DR Congo-bound rice

Asuncion: Paraguayan police said Friday they seized about 850 kilograms (1,900 pounds) of cocaine hidden in sacks of rice bound for the Democratic Republic of Congo.

Three Bengal tigers born at Paraguay zoo

Three Bengal tigers were born at a zoo in the Paraguay capital Asuncion, its director said today.

Paraguayan hooligans attack Argentine fans in Libertadores Cup

Paraguayan hooligans attacked several Argentine football fans, who were being treated in a hospital in Paraguay`s capital Asuncion for cuts and scrapes sustained during a regional tournament match.

Paraguay: Lawmakers oust president, face criticism

Paraguay`s Senate on Friday voted to impeach President Fernando Lugo, leading to his ouster.