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University students urge Chavez to show his face

Last week a group of university students carried out a demonstration outside the Embassy of Cuba in Venezuela. Yesterday the same group threatened to go to the military hospital where Hugo Chavez is committed, to demand that he “shows his face“. “Just as we...
Posted On 22 Feb 2013
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The Oscars will be highlighted by current and legendary voices

This Sunday, it will  be celebrated the 85th Academy Awards ceremony, now officially called “The Oscars”, which has planned to pay tribute to the musical genre. Craig Zadan and Neil Meron, producers of The Oscars, announced that the party will pay tribute to the music...
Posted On 22 Feb 2013
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One of the most dangerous criminals remain in La Roca

The Police was wrong, 18 inmates escaped, not 19 After a count of inmates held in the maximum-security prison in Guayaquil known as “La Roca“, after that a group of armed criminals escaped easily on last February 11, the Prosecutor’s Office determined that only 18...
Posted On 22 Feb 2013
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New Ecuadorian Army Commander

Following the surprise resignation of the army chief, Gen. Marco Vera Rios, the Ecuadorian president, Rafael Correa, chose as his replacement the Gen. Jorge Pena Cobenam from the slate that was submitted and was also made by Luis Garzon and Fabian Narvaez. When the note was...
Posted On 22 Feb 2013
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Yoani Sanchez accused Brazil to be absent on violations of human rights in Cuba

Yesterday, Cuban blogger Yoani Sánchez accused Brazil from being silent about the human rights violations in Cuba and predicted that a departure from the scene of Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez, would favor his country to be closer to the United States. “We are expanding...
Posted On 22 Feb 2013
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The Negligence made “La Roca” unsafe

According to a report by the Criminologist Police Department of Guayas, the maximum-security prison in Guayaquil, known as “La Roca” (The Rock), where 18 inmates escaped last February 11, had malfunctions and administrative glitches. Among them, the prison (run by the...
Posted On 22 Feb 2013
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Urdangarin case threats tthe Spanish monarchy

Iñaki Urdangarin, son-in-law of King Juan Carlos of Spain, will have to declare this Saturday before Judge of Palma de Mallorca Jose Castro, within the case he is under investigation for alleged corruption, that little by little, has involved the royal family. Two of the most...
Posted On 22 Feb 2013
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CNE reaches more than 90% of votes processed

According to the official site of the National Electoral Council (CNE for its Spanish acronym), until today, at 08:00 in the morning, 91.25% of ballots have been processed (36,913 of 40,451) for the dignities of President and Vice President. Also the counting of votes to...
Posted On 22 Feb 2013
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Oscar Pistorius was granted bail

The famous South African Paralympics athlete Oscar Pistorius can pay his bail and remain free while facing trial for fatally shooting his girlfriend, model, Reeva Steenkamp on Valentine’s Day. After several days of hearings, the magistrate Desmond Nair, Pretoria (South...
Posted On 22 Feb 2013
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Return plan of Ecuadorian migrants from Spain has problems

The return plans proposed by the Ecuadorian government, provide transportation of household goods (including the vehicle) without paying taxes. However, this involves a significant payment from the people that decide to return because they do not have jobs or savings. According...
Posted On 22 Feb 2013
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