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# nicaragua - Monday 23 April, 2018

Journalist shot dead during violent clashes over pension reform in Nicaragua

The protests are the worst experienced in the 11 years President Daniel Ortega has led the country.

# nicaragua - Sunday 16 April, 2017

"Well, in our factory, if a woman is good looking she gets treated differently"

A generation of women in Nicaragua are working to improve their lives in a society that isn’t always friendly to women.

# nicaragua - Saturday 15 April, 2017

'Even going to the gynaecologist might be seen as cheating': Changing how one country views its women

“Did he control his wife in the past? Soza pauses for a second. “Yes,” he says.”

# nicaragua - Thursday 24 November, 2016

Tsunami warnings issued as hurricane and earthquake hit Central America at same time

The earthquake led to a tsunami warning being issued in El Salvador.

# nicaragua - Saturday 15 November, 2014

In pics: Tourists and residents try to save massive stranded whale on Nicaragua beach Beached This post contains images

In pics: Tourists and residents try to save massive stranded whale on Nicaragua beach

Unfortunately they were unsuccessful and had to give up as the sun went down.

# nicaragua - Saturday 30 August, 2014

20 miners rescued and five still missing after cave-in

The miners were trapped for nearly two days at an unlicensed gold mine.

# nicaragua - Saturday 6 July, 2013

Bolivia's Morales offers asylum to US leaker Snowden

Nicaragua and Venezuela have also offered asylum to the American – one days after denouncing the rerouting of Bolivian President Evo Morales’ plane over Europe amid reports that the fugitive was aboard.

# nicaragua - Sunday 16 June, 2013

A Hong Kong company wants to build a €30bn canal across Nicaragua

That’s the plan ‘n’ anyways.

# nicaragua - Monday 7 November, 2011

Ortega on course to retain Nicaraguan presidency amid observers' concern

Ortega is seeking a third term as leader of Central America’s poorest country.

# nicaragua - Sunday 6 November, 2011

Ortega poised to win third term in Nicaragua

The former revolutionary’s win could see him with a mandate that could allow him to make constitutional changes guaranteeing perpetual re-election.

# nicaragua - Tuesday 18 October, 2011

Heavy rains kill at least 84 in Central America

El Salvador and Nicaragua declared natural disasters yesterday, as landslides and floods continue to devastate the region.

# nicaragua - Wednesday 24 August, 2011

The 9 at 9: Wednesday

Nine things you should know this morning…

Belfast man dies while on holiday in Central America

Gaelic footballer Michael McLean died after a hiking accident in Nicaragua at the weekend.

# nicaragua - Monday 8 November, 2010

Google apologises for triggering invasion

Nicaraguan general used erroneous border line on Google Map as an excuse to cross into Costa Rica.

# nicaragua - Friday 24 September, 2010

Diplomat found dead in NYC home with neck slashed

Nicaraguan official found yesterday morning by his driver.