Medical examination will determine whether Terrabienes manager will go to jail for preventive detention

This March 9 is scheduled that performed a medical examination to Jorge O.T, general manager of real Terrabienes, to verify if he can be transferred to the penitentiary for preventive detention after passing a breach in his health on Thursday March 5, moment when he was arrested...

ELN guerrillas urges US take responsibility for Colombian conflict

The ELN, the second guerrilla Colombia and currently in exploratory peace talks with the government on Sunday called on the US to assume its responsibility in the Colombian armed conflict, spanning more than five decades. The National Liberation Army (ELN) attributed to...

Maduro warns of “global uprising” if the US “touches Venezuela”

Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro, predicted this weekend a global insurrection of workers and peasants if imperialism, (United States), “touches Venezuela” directly or through “internal lackeys”. “If to Venezuela someday imperialism, through its...

CNE performs review of resumés to integrate the Council for Citizen Participation

The National Electoral Council (CNE for its Spanish acronym) until Friday afternoon reported having reviewed more than a hundred records of candidates for the contest to replace the Council for Citizen Participation (CPC for its Spanish acronym). This is the first filter to...

The IAPA analyzes Ecuador situation on issues of censorship to opposition

The questionings of the government of Rafael Correa to caricatures of Xavier Bonilla (Bonil) or the jokes of comedian John Oliver, as the closing of the facebook account “Crudo Ecuador” and the account suspension of other opponents on Twitter, were topics that ran at...

Nigeria: Niger and Chad Army recover city seized by Boko Haram

The Nigerien and Chadian army launched an offensive against Boko Haram in Nigeria and retook the city of Damasak (northeast) in the hands of the Islamists who controlled it since November, Chadian security sources said this Monday. 200 Boko Haram fighters were killed in the...

Alcoholic beverages will pay additional tariff of 25% since March 11

Alcoholic beverages face this 2015 a second government measure that will further increase its selling price to the consumer. Through a tax reform changed the formula for payment of the Special Consumption Tax (ICE) for this year. The new formula, according to the distiller sector...

Hearing of the Cofiec case restarts today

Last Friday at the Court of the Criminal Division of the National Court of Justice, the prosecutor submitted the documents that would prove the participation of the accused in the crime specified in Section 257 of the Criminal Code. Certified copies of the credit application of...