Simeon Tegel is a British journalist based in Lima, Peru, and covering Latin America. Visit his website at simeontegel.com.
08 December 2011 12:00 AM
An investigation into whether Alberto Fujimori's government carried out mass forced sterilisations in the 1990s has been reopened
18 November 2011 12:00 AM
North Face millionaire environmentalist fights to set up vast wetlands park in Argentina
14 November 2011 10:00 AM
Heavily armed police and soldiers moved into Rio de Janeiro's largest slum early yesterday in an operation that officials claimed was a sig- nificant victory in the battle to rid the capital city of its ruthless drug gangs.
14 November 2011 12:00 AM
Heavily armed police and soldiers moved into Rio de Janeiro's largest slum early yesterday in an operation that officials claimed as a significant victory in the battle to rid the city of its ruthless drug gangs.
12 November 2011 12:00 AM
Baseball-mad Venezuela is waiting anxiously for news of the fate of one of the country's top players, Wilson Ramos, kidnapped from his family home while on winter break from his US Major League team.
07 November 2011 12:00 AM
Having changed the constitution, the former rebel leader looks likely to win by a clear margin
24 October 2011 12:00 AM
04 August 2011 12:00 AM
A decline in the numbers of the giant Andean bird casts doubt on the survival of a spectacular Peruvian tradition
01 October 1998 12:02 AM
09 September 1998 12:02 AM
Ukip supporters are 55 or older, white and socially conservative, finds British Social Attitudes Report
JK Rowling responds to fan tweeting she 'can't see' Dumbledore being gay
Street preacher quoting from the Bible fined for calling homosexuality an 'abomination'
Jeremy Clarkson sacked live: Alan Yentob 'wouldn't rule out' ex Top Gear host's BBC return
Woman filmed launching racist tirade against men on the Tube for speaking in 'own lingo'
The West has it totally wrong on Lee Kuan Yew
- 1 East 17 bandmember Brian Harvey in 'very desperate situation’
- 2 Vladimir Putin says Russia will fight for the right of Palestinians to their own state
- 3 WrestleMania 31 results: Seth Rollins stuns WWE as he cashes in Money in the Bank contract to claim title from Brock Lesnar
- 4 Ohio Democrat Teresa Fedor speaks out during abortion debate to reveal she has been raped – and is interrupted by laughter from Republicans
- 5 Germanwings plane crash: I have depression. That doesn't make me a psychopath