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Chilean Students call Another National Strike for Improvements in Education

The Confederation of Students of Chile (CONFECH), confirmed on Friday the invitation to participate in a new day national strike on Thursday September 22 as part of their three months demands to seek improvements in the educational system. The vice president of the Student...
Posted On 16 Sep 2011
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PayPal Prepares its own Payment System for Real Stores

PayPal, the online payment system of eBay, is preparing its own alternative to the payment of purchases in physical stores in the United States. This technology does not require the use of NFC in smartphones. PayPal has released a video that shows how their system works. It is...
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30-S: Minister Accuses the Three Judges that Ruled in Carrion Case

On May 13, the Fifth Criminal Court of Pichincha ratified the innocence of the police members César Carrión, Luis Martínez, Luis Bahamonde and Jaime Paucar, of attempted murder against President Rafael Correa. However, the Minister of Justice, Johana Pesántez, disagreed with the...
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El Universo Case: Tweets inside the court

President Rafael Correa arrived today at 9:40 to the hearing of El Universo Case. Approximately 50 people from Alianza País also attended, including the communications secretary Fernando Alvarado and minister Doris Soliz. Only attorney Joffre Campaña, from the newspaper’s...
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Massive Strike to Reject Changes in Education

Yesterday people wearing black suits and ribbons, others with banners and flags marched down 10 de Agosto avenue to protest for the economic compensation and increased working hours. They all were teachers of colleges, technical schools and private schools. The strike fed up with...
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El Universo Case: Deputy Judge Freire Completes Hearingroom

The hearing for El Universo case planned for today will be carried out as deputy judge Guillermo Freire will replace Judge Primo Diaz, who resigned yesterday to the Second Criminal Chamber of the Provincial Court of Guayas. Fernando Yávar, member of the Judicial Council of...
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El Universo Case: Judge Diaz Primo Resigned the Second Criminal Court

This evening, Primo Diaz Garaycoa, the judge in charge of El Universo case presented his resignation to teh Second Criminal Chamber, which is the courtroom that handles de lawsuit filed by the Ecuadorian president Rafael Correa against newspaper El Universo. This change caused...
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