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Antonito de la Rúa will become father

Apparently Antonio De la Rua and his girlfriend, Colombian DJ Daniela Ramos are awaiting their first child. “They knew about it months ago. They were in Miami and Dani took a pregnancy test that came positive, went to a recommended doctor and confirmed that she was...
Posted On 27 Sep 2012
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Google Celebrates its 14 years Old Birthday

Google is turning 14 years of life today, and its celebrating it with a big cake. One of the world’s most famous search engine shows us today the doodle with the shape of a  chocolate cake that turns into the letters of giant Silicon Valley.
Posted On 27 Sep 2012
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Correa in favor of GM crops

The president of Ecuador, Rafael Correa, said today in an interview with Gama TV, that banning GM crops is a “mistake“. “Genetically modified seeds can quadruple production and take the country’s poorest sectors out of misery” said the president....
Posted On 27 Sep 2012
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EU Asks WTO Sanctions for the U.S. due to Boeing Case

This morning, the European Union (EU) asked the World Trade Organization (WTO) for permission to impose up to 12 million dollars annually in trade sanctions to the United States, for the “Boeing case”. The petition was addressed to the Dispute Settlement Body of the...
Posted On 27 Sep 2012
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Brazil won’t Censor the film ‘Ted’ due to its Marihuana Contents

Jose Eduardo Cardoso, the minister of Justice of Brazil, assured today that the Government will not censor in any way the film “Ted”, despite the demonstrations in the country for a teddy bear that smokes marihuana and drinks beers. “Even if the Brazilian legislation allows the...
Posted On 27 Sep 2012
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Barcelona Looses Against Gremio in Guayaquil

Last night, Barcelona Sporting Club was defeated by Gremio 0-1, in the first match of the knockout stages of Copa Sudamericana. In the first half, Gremio’s defender, Werley, scored the only goal at minute 44. Barcelona were dominating the match, but the lack of resolution...
Posted On 27 Sep 2012
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Seven potential presidential candidates in Ecuador

The National Electoral Council (CNE for its Spanish acronym) has not yet formalized the list of political organizations that may participate in the 2013 elections. So far there are seven presidential candidates, but only three have a legally accepted group to sponsor them:...
Posted On 27 Sep 2012
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Ahmadinejad Strongly Criticized the West in the UN

Yesterday, the Iranian president, Mahmoud Ahmadinejad strongly criticized Israel in the UN. The Iranian leader referred to the country as “uncivilized Zionists,” for threatening Iran with a military action that demonstrates the “arms race and intimidation” that “are performed by...
Posted On 27 Sep 2012
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Henry Fariñas convicted for drug trafficking

Nicaragua‘s judicial system today declared the entrepreneur Henry Fariñas, guilty of drug trafficking. Fariñas was the target and survivor of the attack that killed the Argentine singer Facundo Cabral. Judge Adela Cardoza, convicted Fariñas for drug trafficking, money...
Posted On 27 Sep 2012
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Alcohol testing for drivers at the terminal from tomorrow

Starting tomorrow, registered drivers from cooperatives must submit to alcohol tests before leaving the bus terminal in Guayaquil. The breathalyzers, provided by the National Traffic Agency (ANT for its Spanish acronym), are located in the public transportation courtyards of the...
Posted On 27 Sep 2012
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