Sunday
April 19, 2015

After some delays registered in the early hours, the province of Santa Fe was holding today the PASO primaries to choose its gubernatorial candidates.

By Ximena Schinca
Several health indicators in Buenos Aires City seem to have stagnated or are even moving in the wrong direction — and opposition mayoral hopefuls are taking those figures into the campaign ahead of the April 26 primaries.

By Sebastián Lacunza & Ximena Schinca

Mauricio Macri’s Cabinet Chief Horacio Rodríguez Larreta, one of the PRO mayoral Buenos Aires City candidates, welcomed the Herald in the City government headquarters located in the neighbourhood of Barracas.

By Tomás Brockenshire & Ximena Schinca

Senator Gabriela Michetti, one of the PRO hopefuls seeking to replace Mauricio Macri at Buenos Aires City Hall, spoke to the Herald at the General San Martín Threatre located on Corrientes Avenue.

By Sorrel Moseley-Williams

Voting in the Mendoza PASO primary elections has closed in the province, as the fifth-most populous region of the country went to the polls to choose the prime candidates for governor.

President Cristina Fernández de Kirchner has warned about a “global political operation” that threatens “sovereign nations,” following an article published in Pagina12 newspaper that links the so called “vulture funds” with late AMIA special prosecutor Alberto Nisman, the DAIA Jewish organization, and the political opposition’s rejection of the Iran memorandum.

President Cristina Fernández de Kirchner today referred to “those who are willing to reach the presidency” saying a discussion is needed to know “what they are planning to do” with the national administration, with international relations, and with the debt.






By Sebastián Lacunza
In the last few weeks pundits, journalists and even opposition leaders all paused to consider a significant element of the Argentine political world — if it is bitter or sweet is in the eye of the beholder. Well into the last year of her eight-year mandate, President Cristina Fernández de Kirchner’s approval ratings are back to above 40 percent.

Marco Rubio: a man in a hurry

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Beyond wear and tear

Sebastián Lacunza

Beyond wear and tear

The only game in town

Daniel Politi

The only game in town

Man the lifeboats

James Grainger

Man the lifeboats

Salta and vinegar

Martín Gambarotta - News Editor

Salta and vinegar

Disappointments  and hopes

Mempo Giardinelli

Disappointments and hopes


Carlos Manoukian, Armenian Centre Culture Affairs Representative

‘Turkey will eventually have to reconcile with its own history’

By Santiago del Carril


A return from Wales

By Alfredo Cernadas

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