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News Nicaragua » People: Be Ready for a Surprise in Granada, Nicaragua

News channel or source: https://www.creators.com/read/travel-and-adventure/02/18/be-ready-for-a-surprise-in-granada-nicaragua
Publication date: Saturday 24 February 2018

Its people are warm, welcoming and proud of their country, anxious to dispel visions of Nicaragua left over from the U.S attempt to overthrow the Sandinista Revolution in the last century. Today Nicaragua is prospering and reaching out to the tourist industry.

News Nicaragua » People: 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

Don’t feel bad — this is everybody’s first task in Managua. Managua is Nicaragua’s largest city, with a little over a million people living in mostly one-storey buildings of dubious construction, without much infrastructure, tourist-friendly ...

News Nicaragua » People: Newfoundlanders sharing the gift of eyesight in Nicaragua

News channel or source: http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/newfoundland-labrador/newfoundlanders-are-sharing-the-gift-of-eyesight-1.4547358
Publication date: hursday 22 February 2018

"There's points where you are very filled up with emotion, but you're also very happy to make a difference for these people." It's an extension of a program that began with trips to Haiti in 2015 and Nicaragua in 2016. All the glasses used at the clinic ...

News Nicaragua » People: Nicaragua Rejects OAS Call to Cancel Venezuela Elections

News channel or source: https://www.telesurtv.net/english/news/Nicaragua-Rejects-OAS-Call-to-Cancel-Venezuela-Elections-20180223-0023.html
Publication date: Friday 23 February 2018

Ortega had refused to attend the OAS meeting called late Thursday on the grounds that it concerned "interventionist declarations and resolutions" against the Venezuelan government and people. Luis Alvarado, Nicaragua's ambassador to the OAS, said the ...

News Nicaragua » People: 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

Once again, however, due to bad weather, the ship was unable to travel and Rodrigo, with the statue, ended up back in Nicaragua. This further convinced the people of Nicaragua that the Our Lady had indeed chosen them and wanted to stay among them.

News Nicaragua » People: 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

Orozco argued that the closure of Nicaragua’s southern border, blocking the passage of people – not of Cubans today, but of Africans, South Americans, and Haitians among others – has since late 2015 benefited Mexico, antechamber to the migrants ...

News Nicaragua » People: 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

Orozco argued that the closure of Nicaragua's southern border, blocking the passage of people - not of Cubans today, but of Africans, South Americans, and Haitians among others - has since late 2015 benefited Mexico, antechamber to the migrants' target ...

News Nicaragua » People: Lower the Voting Age to 16

News channel or source: https://www.thenation.com/article/lower-the-voting-age-to-16/
Publication date: Saturday 24 February 2018

There’s nothing radical about extending the franchise to people aged 16 to 18. Argentina, Austria, Brazil, Cuba, Ecuador and Nicaragua allow voting at 16, as did Scotland during its historic 2014 independence election. So, too, do the German states of ...

News Nicaragua » People: No more excuses: Why I’m volunteering in Nicaragua

News channel or source: http://mynorthwest.com/901724/volunteer-glasswing-international-nicaragua/
Publication date: hursday 15 February 2018

Tomorrow morning I’ll be boarding a plane to Nicaragua to volunteer with an Non-Governmental ... So I’m off to a country where 30-50 percent of the rural people live on $2 a day or less. I don’t know exactly what we will be doing, and that makes ...

News Nicaragua » People: UCSB Alumni Cycle from I.V. to Nicaragua and Beyond

News channel or source: http://dailynexus.com/2018-02-15/ucsb-alumni-cycle-from-i-v-to-nicaragua-and-beyond/
Publication date: Wednesday 14 February 2018

Monday night’s rest in Nicaragua was another stop on their journey as they ... “I think when we arrive in Colombia, we’re going to have a list of about 250 people we’ll need to call, like ‘We made it!’” Lee laughed. “Not even people from ...