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Entries with Keyword “néstor kirchner”

Cristina Fernández de Kirchner is clapping back.

Former President and CFK’s late husband Néstor Kirchner was accused of having an affair by his former Secretary Miriam Quiroga, who claimed the two were lovers for a decade. “I was Néstor’s …

Obama is coming! Obama is coming! Yes, that’s all we’re talking about because he’s the first US President to make a visit to the country in 19 years (not counting George W. Bush’s presence at the 2005 Summit of the …

Former President and favorite country jinx Carlos Menem made his way back to the spotlight after having kept a low profile for a long time and damn, it looked like he wanted to make up for the lost time.

In …

Yesterday, President Mauricio Macri’s administration “moved” framed portraits of former President Néstor Kirchner and former Venezuelan President Hugo Chávez, a great political ally of the former, from their perches in the Casa Rosada.

“Just like Menem’s and Bolocco’s picture frames …

So it turns out Cristina’s popularity is still strong among choripan-chomping children. Hers was the most ridden of the replicas aboard a satirical carousel art project that parodies Argentine presidents from Perón to Macri.

Artists Emiliano Pool Paolini and …

When she stepped down from the presidency last night, Cristina Fernández de Kirchner left office with the country facing a host of problems. As across Latin America, hunger and poverty remain beatable scourges in poorer areas; the federal reserves are …

In her final act as head of state, President Cristina Fernández de Kirchner unveiled a bust of her late husband and former President Néstor Kirchner in the Casa Rosada before addressing thousands of supporters, many from a Cámpora rally held

The Casa Rosada, where the Kirchners have made their second home for the past 12 years, was emptier than usual on the Monday following October 25th’s elections. Cristina Fernández de Kirchner cast her vote and quietly stole away to Río …

It’s election year in Argentina and for the first time in a decade, we face the prospect of entering the immediate future with a president who doesn’t have “Kirchner” somewhere in his or her name. With the bland and vaguely …

The never ending story of the investigation into the tragic 1994 bombing of a Jewish community center in Buenos Aires has taken a turn for the sensational this week as President Fernandez was herself called to the dock by the …