Paraguay’s President Horacio Cartes has announced that he will not run for re-election next year, regardless of whether Congress passes an amendment to allow leaders to stand for a second…
There is anger on the streets of Paraguay, with protesters again gathering outside the Congress.
The president of Paraguay sacks the interior minister and chief of police following the fatal shooting of a young protester in the capital.
The death of an activist during a police raid in Paraguay has heightened tension after a night of violence that saw the country’s parliament stormed and set…
Protesters leave Paraguay's Congress in flames after the Senate held a secret vote there to change the constitution allowing President Cartes to run for re-election.
Eight soldiers have been killed in Paraguay after their squad was ambushed by suspected rebels from the Paraguayan People's Army (EPP).
The South American football confederation (CONMEBOL) headquarters have been raided by Paraguayan state prosecutors in connection with the US Justice
Massive flooding forced thousands of Paraguayans to abandon their homes, in some of the worst summer rains the region has seen in decades.
Pope Francis, wrapping up his three-country tour of South America, urged people living in a flood-prone shantytown in Paraguay to stay united in
Winding up his “homecoming” tour to Latin America, Pope Francis appealed to world leaders to seek a new economic model to help the poor. On Saturday
Pope Francis’ homecoming tour of South America has taken him to Paraguay, where he was emphatic in his praise of the efforts of the country’s women
Argentina reached the final of the Copa America in emphatic style thrashing Paraguay 6-1 in the semis in Concepcion, Chile. Angel Di Maria scored
Wealthy businessman Horacio Cartes of the centre-right Colorado Party appears to have won Paraguay’s presidential election.
With a majority of votes
Young musicians from a Paraguayan slum play Mozart on instruments constructed entirely from recycled materials pulled from the garbage dump their
It has been a momentous week in South America, capped by UNASUR and MERCOSUR’s decisions to suspend Paraguay.
The former, the political grouping
Paraguay’s new centre-right president Frederico Franco has been sworn in along with his cabinet despite strong international criticism. Franco took
Argentina has withdrawn its ambassador to Paraguay in response to Paraguay’s president being removed from office on Friday.
Citing a ‘rupture of
Paraguay’s Congress has removed President Fernando Lugo from office after a rapid impeachment trial.
The left-wing leader was found guilty of
Defiant amid impeachment moves, Paraguay’s president has vowed to stand and fight rather than resign.
Fernando Lugo addressed the nation on
A cold front gripping much of South America is taking its toll on the homeless. In Paraguay’s capital city of Asuncion at least 12 people have died