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# 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.