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Journalist Diego Oquendo is under Pretrial Investigation

President Rafael Correa’s lawyer Alembert Vera, who is currently working in the suit against Daily El Universo, wants to bring to court another journalist: Diego Oquendo. The prosecutor of the Administrative Actions Unit of Pichincha, Jorge Nogales, reported the Ecuadorian...
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Nafissatou Diallo Says She is Not interested in DSK’s Money

Today Nafissatou Diallo, the maid at the Sofitel hotel who affirms that former IMF Managing Director Dominique Strauss-Kahn (DSK) sexually abused of her, denied to be interested in the French politician’s money in a telephone conversation with Amara Tarawally, an acquaintance of...
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Nico Lapentti says Adieu to Tennis with a Last Match

Tickets for the match Nico Lapentti VS Pete Sampras, winner of 14 Grand Slams, will be sold from August 4 in some locations of My Comisariato in Quito and Guayaquil. At a press conference, Ecuadorian tennis player Nicolás explained that the tennis match, to be held at the...
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Mubarak Will Be Judged on August 3rd

Undersecretary of the Ministry of Justice, Mohamed Mania, confirmed today that the trial of former President of Egypt, Hosni Mubarak, will be on August 3 in Cairo. Mubarak’s sons, Alaa and Gamal, and businessman Hussein Salemalso be presented in court.Mubarak, who is...
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‘Kun’ Agüero Signed with Manchester City Sport Club

Argentinean striker Sergio Leonel “Kun” Agüero, who played for the soccer team Atletico de Madrid has signed a contract with Manchester City. The treaty for five seasons was officially announced this Thursday by the British club. Agüero traveled to Manchester to perform a medical...
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Kenyans Make Sms Donations For Aid

A donation of $200,000 was made by Kenyans via sms texts for aid to victims of the worst drought in the region in 60 years. The money has been raised in the first 12 hours of an appeal launched by leading businesses. The appeal, whih involves mobile phone company Safaricom,...
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Supermarkets seek Direct Purchase of Ecuadorian Bananas

Major supermarket chains in the U.S., Britain, France, Germany, and Italy seek to directly negotiate the purchase of Ecuadorian banana with local producers. The new purchasing system, which is present in other countries like Colombia and Costa Rica, has become an international...
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Lima Newspaper Expresses Contempt Against President Correa

Daily Correo from Peru answered with a controversial front page the lawsuit that President Correa won against El Universo newspaper. Daily Correo showed their rejection to President Correa with a front headline that read “repudiation” The newspaper rejected the visit of the...
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Ollanta Humala: Peru’s new President for the next 5 years

The leftist former military officer Ollanta Humala, was sworn in today as the new president of Peru for the next five years. Humala, 49, with no experience in public charges, is challenging to maintain and increase the economic power that this country has reached in the last...
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Barcelona SC Celebrates Victory in its own Stadium

Since March, Barcelona Sporting Club did not celebrate a victory at home, stadium Banco Pichincha. Last night the famous team defeated the sport club Liga de Loja with a final score 2-0. Jose Perlaza did the first goal of the yellow players in minute 39. During the second period...
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