$80 k in prizes for the losers of the Oscar awards 2014

According to ‘S Moda ‘ magazine, the marketing agency, Distinctive Assets, gives for 15 years now a gift bag valued in $80 thousand dollars to actors, actresses and directors who lose the Oscar .   Among the gifts that “losers” will receive are:  13000...
Posted On 26 Feb 2014
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NASA telescope identifies 715 planets outside the solar system

Thanks to studies carried through the Kepler space telescope, the U.S. space agency NASA has identified at least 715 planets outside the solar system. According to results of observations obtained during the first two years since the launch of Kepler, in 2009, reveals the...
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Paco de Lucia dies in Mexico at age 66

The famous Spanish guitarist Francisco Sánchez Gómez, better known as Paco de Lucia, died in Mexico at age 66. De Lucia was playing with his children on a beach in Cancun, when he got ill, according to the spokesman of his hometown in Algeciras, Spain. Then he was taken to a...
Posted On 26 Feb 2014
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House of ‘chapo’ Guzman in Mazatlan attracts tourists

The Mexican city of Mazatlan, has a new tourist attraction besides its beaches. The building where  the most wanted drug trafficker in the world, Joaquín “Chapo” Guzmán, was arrested, has become the most visited place.   After the operation of the Mexican Navy that...
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Venezuela appoints ambassador to the U.S.

The Government of Venezuela appointed Maximilian Sanchez Arvelaiz as the new ambassador to USA, vacant since December 2010. Venezuelan Foreign Minister Elias Jaua, said that “with this decision, President Nicolas Maduro is sending a clear message to President (Barack) Obama...
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Couple finds $ 10 million worth in gold coins buried in their garden

A couple (who remains anonymous ) from Northern California, USA, that were walking their dog on their property, found 10 million dollars worth in rare gold coins on perfect condition, buried in the shade of an old tree. “Almost every one of the 1,427 coins, whose issue...
Posted On 26 Feb 2014
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Ecuador plans to expand its continental shelf to 350 miles

The Expert Secretary of Sea, José Centanaro Rodríguez reported yesterday that  a study of the characteristics and resources of the seabed has started, this will last four years and  a  $ 40 million dollars investment . This research comes after the signing of UNCLOS (United...
Posted On 26 Feb 2014
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Benedict XVI denies alleged forced resignation to the charge of Pope

The Emeritus Pope Benedict XVI, qualified as “absurd” a new media speculation that he was forced to resign. Through a letter to the Italian website The Vatican Insider  posted last Wednesday, Benedict XVI said: “There is absolutely no doubt about the validity of...
Posted On 26 Feb 2014
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Beer labels will be made in Ecuador

Cerveceria national (CN) signed an agreement with the ecuadorian company Senefelder, for $3.5 million, to replace the all its brands lebels. In the next four years, the SABMiller subsidiary- the second brewery group in the world – will no longer buy  $20 million in imported...
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Galapagos and Aruba, favorite destinations in carnival

According to several consulted travel agencies, on the Carnival holidays, being close to the sea is the most common choice among travelers who have decided to spend from $ 900 on packages to get to the Galapagos Islands, Aruba, Curacao and Cancún. Fernando Gonzalez, manager of...
Posted On 26 Feb 2014
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