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News Nicaragua » History: Wheel Adventures: Escaping winter in Nicaragua's historic Granada

News channel or source: http://www.timescolonist.com/life/travel/wheel-adventures-escaping-winter-in-nicaragua-s-historic-granada-1.23184113
Publication date: Friday 23 February 2018

There is no Disneyland fakery here, no Las Vegas neon and noise, just wonderful, terrible, fascinating history and dramatic, volcanic scenery. Isla de Ometepe Rising out of Lake Nicaragua, some 17 kilometres from the southwestern shore, is verdant Ometepe ...

News Nicaragua » History: Nicaragua's Pueblos Blancos Offer Arts and Witchcraft

News channel or source: https://www.creators.com/read/travel-and-adventure/02/18/nicaraguas-pueblos-blancos-offer-arts-and-witchcraft
Publication date: Friday 23 February 2018

Nestled on the verdant slopes of an extinct volcano, these picturesque white stucco villages with cultural roots that date back to pre-Columbian history are an easy drive ... Los Pueblos Blancos represent a side of Nicaragua that moves at a more leisurely ...

News Nicaragua » History: Do you know the connection between St. Teresa of Avila, Our Lady, and Nicaragua?

News channel or source: https://aleteia.org/2018/02/20/do-you-know-the-connection-between-st-teresa-of-avila-our-lady-and-nicaragua/
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

"Our Lady of the Immaculate Conception of the Old Man" has quite a history. Nuestra Señora de la Concepcion de El Viejo, patron of Nicaragua, literally means “Our Lady of the Immaculate Conception of the Old Man.” In this case, El Viejo is a town ...

News Nicaragua » History: Migrants Are Up Against Nicaragua’s “Containment Wall”

News channel or source: http://www.ipsnews.net/2018/02/migrants-hit-hard-nicaraguas-closed-border-strategy/
Publication date: Saturday 17 February 2018

For Carrión, the heavy-handed approach on migration runs counter to the history of Nicaragua, a country with a population of 6.3 million people, since 11 percent of its inhabitants live and work abroad, mainly in the United States, Costa Rica, Panama and ...

News Nicaragua » History: Migrants Are Hit Hard by Nicaragua’s Closed-Border Strategy

News channel or source: http://www.globalissues.org/news/2018/02/15/23938
Publication date: Wednesday 14 February 2018

For Carrión, the heavy-handed approach on migration runs counter to the history of Nicaragua, a country with a population of 6.3 million people, since 11 percent of its inhabitants live and work abroad, mainly in the United States, Costa Rica, Panama and ...

News Nicaragua » History: Russia Isn’t the Only One Meddling in Elections. We Do It, Too.

News channel or source: https://www.nytimes.com/2018/02/17/sunday-review/russia-isnt-the-only-one-meddling-in-elections-we-do-it-too.html
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

This broader history of election meddling has largely been missing from ... were running at 70 to 80 a day. In the 1990 election in Nicaragua, the C.I.A. planted stories about corruption in the leftist Sandinista government, Mr. Levin said.

News Nicaragua » History: Geographical Divisions of Colonial Nicaragua: Impacts on Development in the Indigenous Territories

News channel or source: https://intpolicydigest.org/2018/02/20/geographical-divisions-colonial-nicaragua-impacts-development-indigenous-territories/
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

The following study traces the path that connects colonization (and decolonization) of Nicaragua to the present-day sources of underdevelopment for these two autonomous regions. A history of this development, from colonization to today, encapsulates much ...

News Nicaragua » History: US has history of meddling in foreign elections

News channel or source: http://www.straitstimes.com/world/united-states/us-has-history-of-meddling-in-foreign-elections
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

Scandalous stories leaked to foreign newspapers to swing an election in Nicaragua. Millions of pamphlets ... No, just a small sample of the US' history of intervention in foreign elections. Last Tuesday, US intelligence chiefs warned the Senate ...

News Nicaragua » History: The history of U.S. meddling in elections runs deep

News channel or source: http://www.thehindu.com/todays-paper/tp-international/the-history-of-us-meddling-in-elections-runs-deep/article22792769.ece
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

Scandalous stories leaked to foreign newspapers to swing an election in Nicaragua. Millions of pamphlets, posters and stickers printed to defeat an incumbent in Serbia. The long arm of Vladimir Putin? No, just a small sample of the U.S.'s history of ...

News Nicaragua » History: On This Day: Cassius Clay TKO's Sonny 'The Bear' Liston

News channel or source: https://www.upi.com/Top_News/2018/02/25/On-This-Day-Cassius-Clay-TKOs-Sonny-The-Bear-Liston/7811519357083/
Publication date: Saturday 24 February 2018

25 (UPI) --On this date in history: In 1791, the First Bank of the U.S. at Philadelphia ... In 1990, Violeta Chamorro, the U.S.-backed candidate for the presidency of Nicaragua, scored an upset victory over President Daniel Ortega, leader of the leftist ...