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The comission shall deliver the report on the amendments Project on November 28

The Occasional Committee defined yesterday its agenda to study the 16 amendments to the National Constitution. It is expected that the report on the first debate of the Draft Constitutional Amendments to be approved for November 28. This document shall be submitted to the...
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23 of 68 Mejia high school students return to class

From 68 Mejía high school students that faced disciplinary charges for the protests of last September 18, the District Board of Dispute Resolution of the Ministry of Education ordered that 23 of them return to classes. The Principal of the school, Jaime Torres, explained that the...
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Galo Lara is being extradited from Panama according to prosecutor Chiriboga

Former Assemblyman Galo Lara, sentenced to 10 years in prison for complicity in the triple murder in Quinsaloma, is being extradited from Panama to Ecuador, reported the Attorney General of the Nation Galo Chiriboga. “#URG Galo Lara is being extradited from #Panama to...
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Head of Pharmaceutical company involved in sterilization case is arrested in India

The Indian police arrested the director of a pharmaceutical company and his son, suspected of having destroyed evidence concerning the death of 13 women after being sterilized, announced a police official this Friday. Researchers want to check the quality of drugs administered to...
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Farmers warn about meat shortage since December

The Farmer’s Association of the Coast and Galapagos warned yesterday about the decline of cattle in the country and said that this could cause a “severe shortage of meat in the markets, which will be accentuated in the months of December, January and next...
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The CONAIE will join to the workers march

The CONAIE met yesterday to discuss the current issues of national politics, including the labor mobilization for next Wednesday, convened by the United Workers Front (FUT for its Spanish acronym) and which they will take part in. Jorge Herrera, President of CONAIE, said that it...
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Ecuadorian Entrepreneurial Committee rejects tv spot from the Secom

The Ecuadorean Entrepreneurial Committee (EEC for its Spanish acronym) adds to the claim raised by the television channels Ecuavisa and Teleamazonas to the government TV spot. They consider that the spot “portrays in a distorted way the business sectors,” while the...
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Obama will use his presidential powers to pass an immigration reform

President Barack Obama has announced this Friday he will use all the powers the office conferres to him to pass before the end of the year the migratory reform, after the Congress failure. “I said that if the Congress failed I would use all the legal authority I have to try...
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UN Request for release of Leopoldo López is rejected

The court in charge of the case against the Venezuelan opposition leader Leopoldo Lopez, yesterday rejected the recommendation of the UN group that called for his immediate release, reported his lawyer. The request for release was filed by the legal team defending Lopez before...
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Ecuador seeks to dialogue with Sweden on Assange situation

Ecuador expressed on November 13 to Sweden “the necessity to maintain a constructive dialogue,” according to the “principles of sovereignty and independence of powers,” on the case of the WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, asylee in the Ecuadorian embassy...
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