Uruguay President apologises for Fernandez `old hag` quip

Uruguay`s President Jose Mujica has apologised for apparently referring to Argentine President Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner as an `old hag`.

Uruguay`s President caught in open microphone incident

Uruguay`s President Jose Mujica was left red-faced after disparaging remarks apparently aimed at Argentine counterpart Cristina Kirchner.

Argentina wants China as energy partner

Argentina`s planning minister sought Thursday to attract Chinese interest in his country`s ambitious energy programme, which includes plans to build a large hydroelectric complex in 2013.

Argentine President inherits $6.8 mn

Argentine President Cristina Fernandez inherited USD 6.8 million from her late husband and predecessor, Nestor Kirchner.

Argentines bid goodbye to Kirchner before burial

Mourners queued to pay homage to former Argentinian leader Nestor Kirchner.

Argentina enters new political era as Kirchner dies

Tens of thousands of Argentines paid tribute to Nestor Kirchner, the powerful former leader whose death robbed President Cristina Fernandez of her husband and most trusted ally.

Former Argentine President Nestor Kirchner dies

Former Argentine President Nestor Kirchner died suddenly after suffering from severe heart trouble.

Argentine ex-leader Kirchner OK after angioplasty

Former Argentine president has a history of heart disease.