Michelle Suarez became Uruguay’s first transgender senator on Tuesday, October 10.
Marijuana now on sale legally from pharmacies in Uruguay
The World Bank’s International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes (ICSID) has ruled in favour of Uruguay after cigarette giant Philip Morris International tried to seek compensation from the
Sebastian Buemi took the chequered flag in the Puenta del Este race of the FIA E series. It was a double victory as he now tops the championship
Alcides Ghiggia, who scored the winning goal for Uruguay in the final of the 1950 World Cup, has died aged 88. The Uruguayan achieved legendary
Argentina legend Diego Maradona wants to succeed Sepp Blatter as FIFA president, according to reports in South America. Uruguayan journalist and
An Apple iPad which belonged to Pope Francis fetched 28,500 euros at auction on Tuesday, with proceeds going to a school for the poor in Uruguay, the
Mourners have gathered at Uruguay’s Legislative Palace to pay their their final respects to Eduardo Galeano. The journalist and author died earlier
Eduardo Galeano, an anti-capitalist, leading voice of the Latin American left, has died in Montevideo, aged 74. Perhaps best known for his 1971 book
Uruguay has sworn in Tabare Vazquez as President replacing one leftist leader with another. As the outgoing but ever popular Jose Mujica presented
Six former Guantanamo inmates arrive in Uruguay for resettlement in single largest prisoner transfer from the controversial US detention facility since 2009.
Leftist cancer specialist Tabare Vasquez is back at the helm of Uruguay, after easily winning Sunday’s run-off presidential election.
Seventy-five-year-old Tabare Vazquez has won Uruguay’s presidential run-off, allowing the leftist ruling coalition to extend its decade in power
Luis Suarez’s four-month biting ban has been upheld by the Court of Arbitration for Sport, but the Uruguay striker can now train with new club
Uruguay’s President José Mujica has called FIFA “a gang of old sons of bitches” in response to sanctions the organisation issued to Luis Suarez
Uruguay’s Football Association says it will appeal against FIFA’s unprecedented four month ban on Luis Suarez.
The Liverpool striker’s World Cup
It has become the bite that went around the world. More than two million tweets exploded onto Twitter following the now-infamous clash between
Uruguay will play their final friendly against Slovenia this week before heading to Brazil with doubts lingering over whether key player Luis Suarez
Getting clear feedback about progress can be a big help to students and in many countries this means giving marks. But is it really the best method
Uruguay received a welcome boost on Thursday after it was announced Luis Suarez is likely to recover in time for next month’s World Cup in
Uruguay’s president has been answering his critics over state-sanctioned marijuana sales, a move aimed at undermining drug trafficking in the
Uruguay is asking the US to free Cuban prisoners in return for taking detainees from the controversial Guantanamo detention centre.
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A football player in Paraguay has had his contract rescinded by his club because he is suffering with cancer.
Sebastian Ariosa from Uruguay was
A humiliating and demoralising setback or a second chance at success; the debate over children repeating a year in school is complicated and emotive
British magazine The Economist has chosen Uruguay as its country of the year.
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Uruguay has became the first country in the world to legalise the cultivation, distribution and consumption of marijuana. The Senate approved the