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Ecuadorian Foreign Minister urges Spanish immigrants to sue banks

The regime of Rafael Correa wants immigrants affected by the mortgage crisis in Spain to create an association to make a class action suit against financial institutions and seek a repayment for the damages ocurred. This was the approach followed by the Foreign Minister Ricardo...
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Quino confesses that his eyes did not allow him to continue drawing

Argentine writer and humor cartoonist, Joaquin Salvador Lavado, known worldwide as Quino, announced that he has stopped drawing because of difficulties in his vision. “I want to keep drawing but  my eyes does not let me,” he confessed during an interview with Mexican...
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Little environmental control in Ecuador is affecting the wildlife

According to the section F of Article 437 of the Criminal Code, it is prohibited to traffic  wild animals and may be a crime punishable by one to three years in prison. However, it has been very difficult for the Unit for the Protection of the Environment (UPE,) to enforce the...
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Accelerated climate change will generate more violence and hunger

In March of 2014, the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change will issue an international scientific report on how global warming is currently affecting humans and how this damage will be developed over time. A leaked copy of the draft, ensures that the impact of man will...
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Emelec ties with Barcelona, but still remains first

With their intact chances of being champion by winning this second stage, as it did in the first, the blue team (Emelec) added a point in the difficult commitment against their historic rival, Barcelona. The new point awards the electric club 34 points, three more than his...
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Opposition maintains its position against the Yasuni exploitation

After a month of  the National Assembly’s approval to exploit  the oil from blocks 31 and 43 of the Yasuni National Park through a declaration, and at the request of President Rafael Correa, several social sectors still maintain their position against it. Opponents seek to...
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Tungurahua volcano continues to emit ash

Jorge Bustillos, technician of the Geophysical Institute (IG, for its acronym in spanish), reported that the explosion and release of ash, registered yesterday in the Tungurahua volcano, has been a characteristic of the mountain during last week. According to Bustillos, this...
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Quito makes the first international safety summit

From Monday the capital of Ecuador, Quito; hosts the First International Safety (Eisce) in which they talk about justice, human rights, smart cities and processes to eradicate violence in sports venues and more. The Department Safety Coordinator organized the event that will end...
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Snowden justifies spying intelligence agencies

The former U.S. intelligence analyst, Edward Snowden, said the spy calls for the government intelligence agencies showed that the disclosure of the methods and objectives of the U.S. Secret Service was justified. Snowden leaked information about the National Security Agency (NSA)...
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Queen Sofia will turn 75 without celebrations

The Spanish queen will be 75 years old, within the different scandals that the crown of this country is currenthy facing and besides the convalescence  of king Juan Carlos, after his last hip operation. Sources said the birthday  will be celebrated among family with an...
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