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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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Remove 'Ebola man', Nicaragua tells US

Monday, April 13th 2015, 22:21
related countries: Liberia Liberia, United States United States
related places: Washington

Nicaragua quarantines a US embassy man who has travelled to Liberia and asks Washington to remove him over Ebola concerns.
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Wang Jing: The man behind the Nicaragua canal project

Wednesday, March 18th 2015, 22:32
related countries: China China

The Chinese tycoon behind the Nicaragua canal project
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Nicaragua breaks ground on canal

Tuesday, December 23rd 2014, 6:15
related countries: Panama Panama

Nicaragua launches the construction of a canal that aims to link the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans and to rival Panama's waterway.
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VIDEO: Nicaragua canal faces opposition

Monday, December 22nd 2014, 12:00

Nicaragua, the poorest country in mainland South America, announced on Monday it will break ground on a new canal linking the Atlantic and Pacific oceans.
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Nicaraguans protest over canal plan

Wednesday, December 10th 2014, 23:56
related places: Managua

Protests take place in the Nicaraguan capital, Managua, against plans for a canal linking the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans.
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December start for Nicaragua canal

Friday, November 21st 2014, 2:04

Nicaragua says construction of its $50bn inter-oceanic canal will begin next month after feasibility studies are approved.
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Days of deadly rains hit Nicaragua

Saturday, October 18th 2014, 23:45
related places: Managua

Twenty-two people have died in Nicaragua during several days of heavy rains, nine of them in the capital Managua when a wall collapsed.
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Questions over Nicaragua 'meteorite'

Tuesday, September 9th 2014, 9:56
related places: Managua

International scientists cast doubt on reports by the Nicaraguan government that a 5m-deep crater near Managua was caused by a meteorite.
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Meteorite lands in Nicaragua capital

Monday, September 8th 2014, 9:19
related places: Managua

A small meteorite which may have broken off an asteroid caused a 12m-wide crater near Managua's international airport, Nicaraguan officials say.
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Nicaragua suspends search for miners

Tuesday, September 2nd 2014, 18:46

Rescue teams in Nicaragua suspend efforts to locate seven men trapped by a cave-in at a gold mine in a remote region in the north of the country.
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