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Giant 1.2 metre wide dinosaur footprint discovered in Bolivia

Wednesday, July 27th 2016, 7:57

The huge footprint is one of the largest ever found in Bolivia in South America.
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Bolivia leader Morales wants to ditch Gregorian calendar

Wednesday, June 22nd 2016, 11:20

Bolivian President Evo Morales says it is time for Bolivians to ditch the Gregorian calendar in favour of the calendar used by the country's indigenous community.
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Clashes in Bolivia disabled protest

Thursday, May 26th 2016, 1:32

Police in Bolivia use water cannons against disabled protesters who tried to breach a roadblock to demand an increase in state benefits.
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Bolivian leader's son 'does not exist'

Tuesday, May 17th 2016, 12:57

A journalist who alleged that the Bolivian president had an estranged son whose existence was not known at the time says the child "does not exist".
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Bolivia says Chile base is a threat

Sunday, May 8th 2016, 21:32
related countries: Chile Chile

Bolivia's president accuses Chile of threatening his country by building a military base near their common border, but Chile denies it exists.
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Bolivia to take Chile case to UN court

Saturday, March 26th 2016, 23:00
related countries: Chile Chile

Bolivian President Evo Morales says his country will file an International Court of Justice. suit against Chile over a water dispute.
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Morales's 'dead' son to face media

Wednesday, March 2nd 2016, 12:01

A woman who had a child with Bolivia's Evo Morales says she will present her son to the press to prove he is alive after officials say they are convinced he is dead.
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Morales believes estranged son is dead

Tuesday, March 1st 2016, 22:59

Bolivian President Evo Morales takes legal action to see the son he thought had died in 2007, but says he now believes the child is dead.
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Morales 'wants to meet estranged son'

Monday, February 29th 2016, 22:34

Bolivian President Evo Morales says he wants to meet a son he was told had died nine years ago.
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VIDEO: How do ex-leaders spend retirement?

Monday, February 29th 2016, 14:24

The Bolivian president has said he would like to be a sports trainer when he leaves office, but what have other world leaders got up to?
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VIDEO: Wheelchair users suspended from bridge

Sunday, February 28th 2016, 5:00

A group of disabled people in Bolivia are protesting against the government by suspending themselves in their wheelchairs from a bridge.
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Bolivian leader's former lover arrested

Friday, February 26th 2016, 18:55

A former lover of Bolivian President Evo Morales is arrested as part of an inquiry into alleged corruption involving government contracts.
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Morales concedes referendum defeat

Wednesday, February 24th 2016, 16:12

Bolivian President Evo Morales accepts defeat in a referendum he had called on presidential term limits to allow him to stand for president gain in 2019.
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Bolivian leader 'hopeful' over term bid

Tuesday, February 23rd 2016, 9:41

Bolivia's President Evo Morales says he is still hopeful he can win a referendum which would allow him to stand for a fourth term in office.
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Bolivian leader 'loses' fourth term bid

Monday, February 22nd 2016, 7:07

President Evo Morales of Bolivia has narrowly lost a referendum to allow him to stand for a fourth consecutive term in office, exit polls suggest.
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Bolivia votes on Morales fourth term

Sunday, February 21st 2016, 22:12

Voting ends in Bolivia where a referendum has been held to decide whether President Evo Morales may stand for a fourth consecutive term.
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VIDEO: Thousands of turtle hatchlings released

Thursday, December 17th 2015, 23:18

Bolivia has released 100,000 turtle hatchlings into the Amazon to try and repopulate some endangered species.
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Bolivian president in lesbian jibe row

Wednesday, November 18th 2015, 1:38

Bolivian President Evo Morales apologises for joking that Health Minister Ariana Campero could be a lesbian.
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In pictures: Bolivia's cholets

Saturday, October 17th 2015, 22:14

A new trend in Bolivian architecture
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Bolivia vote paves way for new term

Saturday, September 26th 2015, 23:09

Bolivia's Congress votes to amend the constitution to allow President Evo Morales to seek re-election and there will now be a referendum to approve it.
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UN court to hear Bolivia-Chile case

Thursday, September 24th 2015, 15:39
related countries: Chile Chile

The UN's highest court, the International Court of Justice will continue to hear a dispute between Bolivia and Chile over the former's access to the sea.
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