loading

News: Paraguay

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

World news related to Paraguay – overview

Paraguay: news

Man City 'must increase' Santa Cruz bid

Friday, January 9th 2009, 12:29
related places: Santa Cruz

Sam Allardyce says Manchester City must make Blackburn an offer they cannot refuse for Paraguay striker Roque Santa Cruz.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Paraguay leader replaces military

Friday, August 22nd 2008, 12:57

Paraguay's new President, Fernando Lugo, replaces the commanders of the country's army, navy, and air force.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Paraguayan Indian named minister

Tuesday, August 19th 2008, 2:03
related countries: India India

An indigenous woman in Paraguay who says she was sold into forced labour as a girl is made minister for indigenous affairs.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Ex-bishop takes Paraguay's helm

Friday, August 15th 2008, 15:03

Former bishop Fernando Lugo is sworn in as Paraguay's president, ending more than 60 years of Colorado Party rule.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Tough challenge

Friday, August 15th 2008, 10:01

Obstacles facing Paraguay's new left-wing leader
Read the full article » | View on the map »

US envoy to Paraguay records songs in indigenous language

Wednesday, July 2nd 2008, 11:23
related countries: United States United States
related places: Asuncion

The US ambassador to Asuncion strikes a new diplomatic note by recording an album of folk songs sung in the indigenous Guarani language.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Paraguay sees opposition win

Monday, April 21st 2008, 7:22

More than 60 years of conservative party rule ends in Paraguay as Fernando Lugo wins the presidential election.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Paraguayans vote in key elections

Sunday, April 20th 2008, 20:38

The people of Paraguay vote in elections that could end 61 years of domination by the Colorado party.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Fever vaccines sent to Paraguay

Friday, February 22nd 2008, 22:45

The WHO sends two million doses of vaccines to combat Paraguay's yellow fever outbreak.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Yellow fever crisis hits Paraguay

Wednesday, February 20th 2008, 12:18

Thousands of Paraguayans queue for vaccines against yellow fever, after a rare outbreak of the disease.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Sentences over Paraguay fire

Sunday, February 3rd 2008, 2:16

A Paraguayan supermarket chain owner is jailed over a 2004 shop fire in which over 300 people died.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Paraguay put on dengue alert

Wednesday, January 30th 2008, 10:51

Paraguay declares a health alert to try to prevent a dengue fever epidemic as 100 possible cases are detected.
Read the full article » | View on the map »


This content is from the BBC News website. Date and time information is related to GMT.




Maplandia.com is not sponsored by or affiliated with Google.