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News: Nicaragua

We have started to collect the most important news related to Nicaragua in November 2005. By default, most recent news are listed first.

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Ortega wins Nicaraguan election

Wednesday, November 8th 2006, 2:26

Nicaragua's ex-Marxist leader, Daniel Ortega, returns to power winning the presidential race with 38% of the vote.
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Nicaragua votes to ban abortions

Thursday, October 26th 2006, 21:26

Nicaragua's national assembly approves bill banning abortions even in cases where the mother's life is at risk.
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North warns against Ortega vote

Tuesday, October 24th 2006, 11:52

Ex-White House aide Oliver North tells Nicaragua not to return to the past by voting for Daniel Ortega.
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Abortion ban closer in Nicaragua

Saturday, October 21st 2006, 0:14

A Nicaraguan parliamentary committee backs a draft law banning abortions even if a woman's life is at risk.
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Nicaragua eyes abortion curbs

Friday, October 13th 2006, 1:09

Nicaraguan MPs move closer to a ban on all abortions, including cases where the mother's life is at risk.
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Nicaragua plans Panama Canal rival

Wednesday, October 4th 2006, 12:39
related countries: Panama Panama

Nicaragua proposes a new inter-oceanic waterway that would carry bigger ships than the Panama Canal.
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Argentine rebel leader dies at 65

Saturday, September 23rd 2006, 0:59
related countries: Argentina Argentina

The Argentine rebel who led the assassination of Nicaragua's military ruler in 1980 dies at 65.
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The marathon man of Nicaraguan politics

Thursday, September 14th 2006, 10:19

Jonathan Beale in Nicaragua meets the country's former leftist revolutionary leader, Daniel Ortega.
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Nicaragua tainted brew kills 22

Sunday, September 10th 2006, 4:29

Nicaraguan police step up the hunt for stocks of illegal alcohol blamed for the deaths of at least 22 people.
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Nicaragua candidate dies

Monday, July 3rd 2006, 1:40

A Nicaraguan presidential candidate who threatened to split the left-wing vote dies of a heart attack.
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