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Southern Nicaragua communities protest Ortega's canal plans - The Tico Times

The Tico TimesSouthern Nicaragua communities protest Ortega's canal plansThe Tico TimesMANAGUA, Nicaragua ? Small-scale farmers from communities in Nicaragua's southern Caribbean zone protested Tuesday against planed land expropriations orchestrated by the government of Daniel Ortega and the Chinese company HKND in order to ...Nicaraguans rise up against Chinese canalNicaragua Dispatchall 2 news articles »

Flooding grips Nicaragua - Aljazeera.com

Aljazeera.comFlooding grips NicaraguaAljazeera.comTorrential rain has poured across Nicaragua over the past few days, triggering widespread flooding and landslides. 24 people have now been killed by the storms and more than 33,000 more have been made homeless. Nine of those who died were in the ...and more »

Nicaragua rains: Downpours leave 22 dead - BBC News

BBC NewsNicaragua rains: Downpours leave 22 deadBBC NewsNine of them were killed in the capital Managua when a wall collapsed during a torrential downpour. In other areas of the city, emergency crews evacuated families from areas at risk from mudslides. A government spokeswoman said they would join ...Wall crushes houses in Nicaragua heavy rain, 9 dieYahoo NewsDeadly rains in Nicaraguaeuronews22 Dead, 33000 Displaced in Nicaragua After Downpour, Incessant RainLatin Postall 35 news articles »

Is the Nicaragua canal driven by geopolitics? - JOC.com

Is the Nicaragua canal driven by geopolitics?JOC.comNicaragua has dreamed since 1826 about building a canal connecting the Caribbean with the Pacific. It was then that U.S. Secretary of State Henry Clay presented the idea to Congress, and Congress turned it down. The U.S. almost started work on one in ...and more »

Laurel students pack meals for Guatemala, Haiti, Nicaragua - Gazette.Net: Maryland Community News Online

Laurel students pack meals for Guatemala, Haiti, NicaraguaGazette.Net: Maryland Community News OnlineHope Hemphill, an English teacher at St. Vincent Pallotti High School in Laurel (center), and her daughter Grace, 10, both of Perry Hall, package rice and dried vegetables Oct. 18 in the school's gym during an event organized by Florida-based ...

Are Nicaragua canal plans driven by geopolitics? - JOC.com

Are Nicaragua canal plans driven by geopolitics?JOC.comNicaragua has dreamed since 1826 about building a canal connecting the Caribbean with the Pacific. It was then that U.S. Secretary of State Henry Clay presented the idea to Congress, and Congress turned it down. The U.S. almost started work on one in ...

With Savvy And New-Age Speeches, A First Couple Runs Nicaragua - NPR (blog)

NPR (blog)With Savvy And New-Age Speeches, A First Couple Runs NicaraguaNPR (blog)Nicaragua's gigantic transoceanic canal, if it gets built, will dwarf the neighboring Panama Canal. Ground-breaking is set to begin before the end of the year. The $50 billion mega project would bring an economic boom to the poor nation ? and a ...and more »

Earthquake strikes off coast of El Salvador and Nicaragua - The Guardian

The GuardianEarthquake strikes off coast of El Salvador and NicaraguaThe GuardianA magnitude-7.3 earthquake struck off the coast of El Salvador and Nicaragua late on Monday and was felt across Central America, killing at least one person. There were no immediate reports of major damage. El Salvador's emergency services said a dozen ...Major Earthquake Strikes Near Coast of El Salvador and Nicaragua, Killing One ...The Weather ChannelDamage in El Salvador and Nicaragua on Alert After Massive EarthquaketeleSUR EnglishNicaragua on alert as tsunami danger passesNicaragua DispatchChristian Science Monitor -Reuters -RTall 319 news articles »

Thousands Affected by Heavy Rains in Nicaragua - teleSUR English

teleSUR EnglishThousands Affected by Heavy Rains in NicaraguateleSUR EnglishA total of 63 municipalities and 17 departments have confirmed damages with at least 5,852 homes affected. The Nicaraguan Institute of Territorial Studies (Inter) predicts more rain throughout the country, as the government continues evacuations in ...

Volcano daredevils: Blasting down Cerro Negro in Nicaragua - CNN

CNNVolcano daredevils: Blasting down Cerro Negro in NicaraguaCNN(CNN) -- On some forgotten day in 2004, Cerro Negro, a soot-colored volcano in Nicaragua, was host to an unusual visitor. On the steep flank of the mountain, a man was bent low to the basalt scree, laboring upward. On his back teetered a small ...and more »





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