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Ancient Mayan calculations cast doubt on 2012 doomsday

One-Minute Read Fri 11 May, AT 14:23

Scientists find oldest Mayan calendar - and it keeps going past 21 December 2012

Farc fashion label Chance by Colombia

Former Farc guerrillas launch fashion label in Colombia

First Post Thu 10 May, AT 15:56

New label 'Chance By Colombia' debuts at Bogota fashion show alongside Italian designer brands

Enrique Pena Nieto

Mexico presidential frontrunner in 'F**k your mother' Twitter storm

First Post Thu 10 May, AT 12:41

Twitter rises up against centre-left candidate Enrique Peña Nieto after failed hashtag stunt

Carlos Slim

World's richest man bids for Dutch telecoms giant Royal KPN

One-Minute Read Wed 9 May, AT 16:23

Telecoms billionaire Carlos Slim offers $2.1bn for a third of the company

Fernando Zylberberg

Star of Argentina's Olympic Falklands ad 'to miss' Games

One-Minute Read Wed 9 May, AT 14:23

Argentina red-faced as hockey player who caused outrage looks unlikely to take part in London 2012

Globe Tavern in the Falkland Islands

Argentina claims Falklands in 'disrespectful' Olympic video

Video Fri 4 May, AT 09:00

'To compete on English soil, we train on Argentine soil' says stirring advert, filmed in 'Las Malvinas'

Bolivia will pay for nationalised Spanish electricity company

One-Minute Read Thu 3 May, AT 13:44

Evo Morales pledges to compensate Red Electrica for taking control of Transportadora de Electricidad

Cristina Kirchner president of Argentina

World turns on Kirchner over YPF oil nationalisation

First Reaction Tue 17 Apr, AT 11:47

Argentines snatch share belonging to Repsol - angering Spain, disappointing Mexico and troubling analysts