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Friday 18 August 2017

Sashay in San Jose: Fashion Week is Approaching

Starting on August 8th, 2013, the most important fashion industry event for Costa Rica will unfold over four...

Latinas Impacting At Miss Universe

COSTA RICA EXTRA - Once again, Latinas are the favoured to win the Miss Universe beauty pageant that...

Costa Rica’s Karina Ramos Favorite To Win Miss Universe 2014

COSTA RICA EXTRA - With a few days to go, Costa Rica's Karina Ramos is one of the...

Elena Correa “Named” Miss Costa Rica 2017

Q MAGAZINE - The happiness that Costa Rican model Elena Correa is living is stronger than the wave...

Miss World Costa Rica 2013 Crowned

Yarly Marín was crowned Miss World Costa Rica, in an activity held last Thursday at the Casa Chica...

Maureen Boza Crowned Mrs. Costa Rica 2016

COSTA RICA EXTRA – The mother of two children, 33 year-old Maureen Boza was crowned Señora Costa Rica...

Colombian Models To Seduce Costa Rica From The Catwalk (Pasarela)

(CONFIDENTIAL) In addition to sharing a passion for modeling, three well known Colombian models to take to the...

Juliana Herz: Unknown in Costa Rica, An International Hit!

Juliana Herz is almost unknown in country.  However, the 24 year Costa Rican who grew up in Escazú...

14 in Costa Rican Have Changed Their Color Of Their Eyes

If having blue eyes is a dream of yours, you can be part of a test group of...

Elena Correa Officially Crowned Miss Costa Rica 2017

"I am proud to be her boyfriend," were the words of businessman Carlos Rodriguez on Elena Correa who...

Jennifer Lang At The Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week San Jose (Photos)

  The Jennifer Lang collection presented at the fifth edition of Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week San Jose #MBFWS2017 was full...

Pococi, Guapiles Crowns To Beauties This Year

COSTA RICA EXTRA - It could almost be said that the most beautiful women in Costa Rica are...

MR. Universitario Costa Rica Crowned!

COSTA RICA EXTRA - Ricardo Chan, 21, is the winner of the 2014 edition of  Mr. Universitario (Mr....

Miss Costa Rica 2015 Has Its Finalists

(COSTA RICA EXTRA) Miss Costa Rica 2015 has its ten finalists, says the pageant's organizer, local television channel...

Controversy Over Miss Costa Rica Costume

QCOSTARICA - National fashion designer Daniel Moreira has been told by the Protocol Department of the Foreign Ministry...

Up Close: Miss Universe Costa Rica Carolina Rodriguez

Get to know Miss Universe Costa Rica Carolina Rodriguez Duran before she competes at the MISS UNIVERSE...

Costa Ricans In The U.S. Crown Their Miss Costa Rica 2014

From The Trentonian -  TRENTON, New Jersey — On Sunday night the Costa Rican Civic Association of Mercer...

Miss Costa Rica Will Be Wearing Beer Cans. Literally.

COSTA RICA EXTRA / Miss Costa Rica Carolina Rodriguez will be wearing beer cans, literally, for the ‘national...

Zara: 25 Years of International Expansion

The Zara stores, the flagship chain store of the Inditex group, celebrates 25 years of international expansion with...

Brenda Castro Crowned Miss Costa Rica 2015

QCOSTARICA EXTRA - Guapiles is celebrating with the crowning of Brenda Castro as Miss Costa Rica 2015.  Brenda,...

Miss Costa Rica 2014 Looking for Candidates

The annual Miss Costa Rica pageant opened registration on Friday, looking for participants for the 2014 edition. The requirements...

Miss Costa Rica Arrives in Manila For Miss Universe Pageant

COSTA RICA EXTRA (MANILA) – Miss Costa Rica and Miss Nicaragua arrived in the Phillipines Thursday, to take...

Costa Rica’s Shakira McDonald Among The 12 Most Beauitful Mrs. World

QCOSTARICA - Shakira McDonald fulfilled her promise before leaving for the Dongguan, China, on February 28, to participate...

The Mystery of John Lennon’s Eyeglasses

A new blog post by Arnoldo Rivera of La Nacion calls attention to something that tourists and Ticos...

Edgy fashionistas: Latina celebs who take chances with their style

It’s no secret that Latinas tend to have a spicy flair and showcase their own sense of style....

Chinchilla Best-Dressed Woman Among Top 10 Best-Dressed World Leaders

Vanity Fair magazine lists Costa Rica's presidenta second of the ten best-dressed world leaders, the top among the...

Can You Spot The Victoria’s Secret Photoshop Fail?

QCOSTARICA EXTRA - If you think that models on magazine covers and ads like those by Victoria Secrets...

13 Vie For Mrs. Costa Rica Crown

(COSTA RICA EXTRA) Ranging in age between 26 and 49, Señora Costa Rica on Tuesday presented the 13...

Custo Barcelona Headlines The Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week San Jose (Photos)

Custo Barcelona (Custo Dalmau (Catalan pronunciation: )  is a Spanish designer, who spends his time between the family home...

Karina Ramos Crowned Miss Costa Rica 2014

COSTA RICA EXTRA - The Miss Costa Rica pageant celebrated its 40th year* this year and in style....

Miss Universe For A Shining Moment

TODAY COLOMBIA -- Miss Colombia's Ariadna Gutierrez, had it, the Miss Universer crown, for one shining moment ......

Meggings (Male Leggings) For Men: Would You Wear Them?

This new trend has its roots in history and offers men more style flexibility. Without a question most Costa...

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Bolivia Inaugurates Construction of its First Electric Railroad

The beginning of construction for Bolivia's first electric train was inaugurated by President Evo Morales on Thursday in a public ceremony that brought together...

Anne Hathaway’s Leaked Personal Pictures Go Viral

American actress Anne Hathaway is the latest celebrity to fall victim to the hackers, who shamelessly filtered the intimate photos of the actress with...

Panama’s Convention Centers

Two new projects in Panama and opening in 2018 – seek to attract convention visitors. With 58,000 square meters (624,000 square feet), Panama’s planned Amador...

Morales: Trump, KKK Promoter, Can’t Lecture Latin America

Bolivia's President Evo Morales says the U.S. President Donald Trump “cannot teach democracy and freedom to Latin America because he promotes the racism and...

“El Carretero De Chepe”

Don Romualdo, who is 78 years old, every day he takes to the streets, wheeling his cart (carretica) from the Mercado Bourbon, in the...

Government Threatens Local Businesses With Fines For Links Uber

Q COSTA RICA - Restaurants and hotels expose themselves to sanctions and administrative procedures per campaign of royalties and discounts of Mother's Day Entrepreneurs express...

Two Costa Ricans Suffered “Minor Injuries” In the Barcelona ‘Terrorist’ Attack

Q COSTA RICA - Two young Costa Rican women (Ticas), studying in Barcelona, Spain, were "injured" in the terrorist attack that shook Barcelona Thursday...

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Man Killed In Monday Morning Shootout in Escazu Was Wanted In Canada

Q COSTA RICA - It was 7:20am, two men outside the Mountview private school in Guachipelin de Escazu, dressed in tracksuits are exercising, two...

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QCOSTARICA - Normally, tourists travel abroad to visit famous landmarks, culture or do fun things. Also there is a group of tourists who travel...

Argentina: 128-Year-Old Man Claims He’s Hitler

Q JOURNAL - An allegedly 128-year-old man in Salta, Argentina has announced he is in fact former Nazi leader Adolf Hitler, and has spent...

Four Years Later, China-Backed Nicaragua Canal Is Paralyzed Or About To Die

TODAY NICARAGUA - The Nicaragua Interoceanic Canal project is either paralyzed, or nonexistent. In June 2013, the Nicaraguan National Assembly passed Law 840, which authorized...

OIJ Arrest Suspect Who Made Threats Against Ariana Grande Concert In Costa Rica Tonight

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