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Thursday 17 August 2017

British Tourist in Nicaragua Rescues Endangered Turtles Tied Up and Left To Die

TODAY NICARAGUA NEWS - A British man on holiday in Nicaragua has rescued two large loggerhead turtles from...

Nicaragua Welcomes Daughter of Cuban Antiterrorists

NICARAGUA NEWS - The National Assembly of Nicaragua, welcomed today Laura Labañino, daughter of the Cuban anti-terrorist Ramón...

Few Nicaraguan Children Join Migrant Trek To U.S.

TODAY NICARAGUA NEWS (AP) - Guillermina Flores had lost her US$130-a-month job at a clothing factory and the...

Nicaragua Free Zones Lead Country’s Exports

TODAY NICARAGUA NEWS- "Zona Francas", the free zone regime in Nicaragua is now the leader in exports of...

Nicaragua Bus Attacks: More Questions than Answers

TODAY NICARAGUA NEWS - On August 7, Nicaraguan Police Chief Aminta Granera announced the capture of eight new...

UN Secretary General in Nicaragua

TODAY NICARAGUA NEWS - The Secretary General of the United Nations (UN), Ban Ki-moon, arrived today (Tuesday) in...

Fidel and Raul Castro Send Messages to Nicaragua

TODAY NICARAGUA NEWS - The leader of the Cuban Revolution, Fidel Castro, and Cuban President, Raul Castro, yesterday...

Nicaragua: Sandinista Revolution Celebrations Results in 5 Killed

TODAY NICARAGUA NEWS - At least five people were killed and more than 20 injured on Sunday in...

High Approval Ratings for Nicaragua’s President Daniel Ortega

TODAY NICARAGUA NEWS - The management of the government of Nicaragua is now approved by 59.9 percent of...

Russian President Putin Visits Nicargua’s Daniel Ortega

TODAY NICARAGUA NEWS - Analysts in international issues described this past weekend's visit to Nicaragua by Russian President...

Duarte Receives Hero’s Welcome in Nicaragua

TODAY NICARAGUA NEWS - Humble and quiet, Oscar Duarte, one of the leading players in Costa Rica's La...

Nicaragua Food Crisis Caused by El Niño Triggered Drought

TODAY NICARAGUA NEWS (IPS) - The spectre of famine is haunting Nicaragua. The second poorest country in Latin...

Nicaragua Allows Fishing Permits in Caribbean Recovered Area

TODAY NICARAGUA NEWS - Nicaragua granted permits to ships from Honduras and Colombia to fish in the area...

Nicaragua’s Mayagna Could Vanish

  TODAY NICARAGUA - More than 30,000 members of the Mayagna indigenous community are in danger of disappearing, along...

Nicaragua Shakedowns Like Highway Robbery

TODAY NICARAGUA - His face was smiling, but it was clear he wanted cash. And he had my...

Nicaragua, Father In Jealous Rage Decapitates 14 Year Old Daughter

  TODAY NICARAGUA NEWS - A 45 year old man in a jealous rage used a machete to decapitate...

Firearms Seizures Reason For Falling Homicides in Nicaragua?

TODAY NICARAGUA NEWS - Authorities in Nicaragua have identified the seizure of thousands of firearms over the past...

Daniel Ortega Meets Members of UN Subcommittee against Torture

TODAY NICARAGUA NEWS - Nicaraguan President Daniel Ortega met on Friday with representatives of the international mission of...

Nicaragua Seeking British Investors in Canal Project

TODAY NICARAGUA  - A representative of the Nicaraguan government will be travelling to London to pitch the Inter-Oceanic...

FBI Suspected Child Molestor Taught in Nicaragua School

TODAY NICARAGUA - The FBI is spearheading an international probe to determine how many students at elite private...

5.2 Quake Rocks Nicaragua Monday Night

TODAY NICARAGUA - A 5.2 magnitude earthquake shook Nicaragua Monday night at 10:18pm. According to the official report by...

Nicaragua on Edge Over The Next “Big One”

TODAY NICARAGUA - The Instituto Nicaragüense de Estudios Territoriales (INETER) said today that the Apoyeque volcano has started...

Nicaraguan Promoter/Drug Trafficker Has Sentenced Reduced

TODAY NICARAGUA - Nicaraguan businessman, Henry Fariñas, convicted on drug trafficking and other crimes had his sentenced reduce...

Nicaragua: 3 Earthquakes in 24 Hours

  TODAY NICARAGUA - Two earthquakes four minutes apart were recorded Friday in the Nicaraguan Pacific. Add to...

6.2 Earthquake Rocks Nicaragua

(TODAY NICARAGUA) First lady and government spokeswoman Rosario Murillo declared a “yellow alert” and is calling on Nicaraguans...

Is Nicaragua as Effective at Deterring Drug Trafficking?

(TODAY NICARAGUA) A top Nicaragua security official says a strategy known as the "wall of containment" has kept...

Top FBI Fugitive Arrested In Nicaragua

(TODAY NICARAGUA) ANAGUA, Nicaragua – Nicaraguan authorities have arrested an alleged Salvadoran gang member on the United States’...

Nicaragua To Exceed 1.5 Billion Dollars in Direct Investment

(TODAY NICARAGUA) Nicaragua this year expects to exceed 1.5 billion dollars in direct investment in sectors like manufacturing,...

Ortega Alive and Well, Appeared In Public Monday Night To Greet Arrival From Rome Of Nicaragua’s New Cardinal

(TODAY NICARAGUA) The death of Nicaragua's president Daniel Ortega were exaggerated. The social media was abuzz on Monday...

Where is Daniel? The Nicaraguan President’s Absence Is Called “Unusual”

(TODAY NICARAGUA) The government of Nicaragua and in particular Nicaragua's First Lady, Rosario Murillo, are maintaining total silence...

6.4 Earthquake That Shook Nicaragua’s West Coast Felt In Costa Rica

Two early morning quakes that shook Nicaragua's Pacific coast were felt in Costa Rica.  The first quake,  6.4...

Inter-Oceanic Canal in Nicaragua, a Great Work of Engineering

(TODAY NICARAGUA) The start of the construction of the Grand Inter-Oceanic Canal in Nicaragua and the works attached...

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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...

2017 Tamarindo Art Wave set for November

The Tamarindo Art Foundation, a non-profit NGO with big goals for the community, is in the early stages of planning this year’s Tamarindo Art...

When in Guanacaste, You Can’t Miss A Visit To The Rincon de la Vieja

Just outside of Costa Rica's northwest capital of Liberia, where you'll find Daniel Oduber International Airport, is Rincon de la Vieja National Park, a...

Quick Driver’s Licensing Process For Foreigners (And Ticos) On Tuesdays and Wendesdays

If you are a foreigner who lives in Costa Rica and have a driver's license of another country, you can obtain a Costa Rican...

By Any Means Necessary: Refugees Fleeing Violence in Central America

Women and children from Central America began arriving at the U.S.-Mexico border in unprecedented numbers during the summer of 2014. Referring to the “urgent...

Unstoppable Smuggling in the Northern Triangle

Guatemalan businessmen are demanding stricter laws to combat the illegal entry of goods from Mexico, which are now being sold in El Salvador and...

Downtown San Jose Through The Eyes of Ronald Duran Martinez

All photo from Facebook page  https://www.facebook.com/ronald.duranmartinez

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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...

10 Countries Reputed As The Ultimate Place For Sex Tourism (Guess Who Isn’t?)

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

A 22-year-old man was arrested Sunday morning in Tibás, as a suspect in a "threat of attack" at the concert that Ariana Grande will...

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