Argentina’s president Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner has had cover-up charges against her dismissed. Photograph: Jose Tantessio/AFP/Getty Images

An Argentine judge has dismissed charges filed against president Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner, a week after more than a quarter of a million took to(...)

Argentina’s president Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner visits residents affected by floods after heavy rains in Villa Mitre slum, in Buenos Aires earlier this week. Photograph: Agustin Marcarian/Reuters

Uruguay's president Jose Mujica, speaking without realising a microphone was on, has said Argentinian president Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner (...)