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Northampton author's novel tells of '80s Nicaragua - Boston Herald

Northampton author's novel tells of '80s NicaraguaBoston HeraldGannon, of Northampton, had worked as a reporter in Nicaragua and El Salvador in the 1980s, covering civil war and human rights abuses that made international headlines. He'd had his own brush with danger: He was once arrested by the Salvadoran ...and more »

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 canalFusionall 3 news articles »

Ometepe, Nicaragua, remains an unspoiled island - Hamilton Spectator

Ometepe, Nicaragua, remains an unspoiled islandHamilton SpectatorWhen that version of luxury grew tired, I strolled down to the beach to bask in the bathwater-warm waters of Lake Nicaragua, where the mainland existed only on the hazy horizon. My massage ? at a very Nicaraguan price of $25 an hour ? would come soon.and more »

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 ...Deadly rains in Nicaraguaeuronews22 Dead, 33000 Displaced in Nicaragua After Downpour, Incessant RainLatin PostHeavy rains leave 22 dead in NicaraguaZee NewsMid-Dayall 35 news articles »

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 »

ALBA takes lead in global fight against Ebola - Nicaragua Dispatch

ALBA takes lead in global fight against EbolaNicaragua DispatchCastro's announcement, made alongside his political allies from Nicaragua and Venezuela, came as part of a broader ALBA initiative to take a hemispheric lead in safeguarding Latin America and the Caribbean against the spread of Ebola. Blasting the ...and more »

Planting Hope: The Exchange Brings Young Nicaraguans to Vermont - Montpelier Bridge

Montpelier BridgePlanting Hope: The Exchange Brings Young Nicaraguans to VermontMontpelier BridgeAt this very moment, seven young men and women from Nicaragua?all in their 20s?are visiting Vermont and New Hampshire with an extended stay in Montpelier and a strong, recent presence at Montpelier High School. The visitors, led by a trip leader ...

The President's Administration Extends Temporary Protected Status to ... - The National Law Review

The President's Administration Extends Temporary Protected Status to ...The National Law ReviewCurrent TPS Nicaragua and Honduras beneficiaries seeking to extend their TPS must re-register during the 60-day re-registration period that runs from Oct. 16, 2014 through Dec. 15, 2014. U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) encourages ...

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 »





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