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#Honduras

# honduras - Sunday 18 August, 2019

From The42 Three people killed in Honduras football riots Tegucigalpa

Three people killed in Honduras football riots

Rivals Olimpia and Motagua were due to face one another at the national stadium.

# honduras - Tuesday 15 January, 2019

Hundreds of Hondurans set off in new migrant caravan towards US

Trump tweeted today that “only a wall, or steel barrier, will keep our country safe”.

# honduras - Tuesday 11 September, 2018

'I ran away but she sat there... Then they smiled and shot her'

Jim Loughran shares some of his experiences visiting human rights defenders in some of the most dangerous places for them on the planet.

# honduras - Sunday 4 February, 2018

Nearly 200 US-bound migrants found packed into bottom of truck

More than 300 Central American men, women and children were taken into custody as part of the operation.

# honduras - Sunday 14 May, 2017

Murderer tries to escape prison dressed as woman but his high heels gave him away

Prison guards at the Honduran jail were nearly caught out by the ruse.

# honduras - Sunday 12 March, 2017

People hadn't set foot in this ancient 'lost city' in the Honduran jungle for 500 years - until now

The 1,000-year-old ruins were buried in the rainforest, in a round valley ringed by steep cliffs.

# honduras - Friday 11 December, 2015

From The42 Ex-Rangers & Honduras player Arnold Peralta murdered RIP

Ex-Rangers & Honduras player Arnold Peralta murdered

The midfielder was shot outside of a shopping centre in his hometown in the Central American country. He was just 26-years-old.

# honduras - Wednesday 19 November, 2014

Honduran beauty queen and sister found dead

Both were kidnapped on the eve of this week’s Miss World contest in London.

# honduras - Sunday 15 June, 2014

From The42 Benzema's brace sinks Honduras as France impress in their World Cup opener Allez Les Bleus

Benzema's brace sinks Honduras as France impress in their World Cup opener

Goal-line technology used for the first time in the tournament as Central Americans play majority of the game with ten men.

From The42 Paul Pogba retaliates after Wilson Palacios kicks lumps out of him Shemozzle

Paul Pogba retaliates after Wilson Palacios kicks lumps out of him

The Honduran was later sent-off after conceding a penalty.

# honduras - Wednesday 5 February, 2014

Column: These are the incredible people we ignore... until it's too late.

In this age of digitalised 24-hour news, how can it be so difficult to find a space for stories of people with death-defying courage? Those who defend human rights deserve better, writes Mary Lawlor.

# honduras - Monday 26 August, 2013

Derailment of 'The Beast' train kills six

The train was carrying people from Honduras and Guatemala, who are believed to have paid smugglers to let them sit on freight cars.

# honduras - Wednesday 19 December, 2012

From The42 Premier League: Martinez expects Espinoza to have impact at Wigan Latics

Premier League: Martinez expects Espinoza to have impact at Wigan

“He is someone who physically is really capable and has a gifted left foot,” Martinez said of the midfielder.

# honduras - Sunday 16 September, 2012

From The Daily Edge Man spends 50 years building helicopter from rubbish Upcycling This post contains videos

Man spends 50 years building helicopter from rubbish

… And he’s not done yet.

# honduras - Thursday 16 February, 2012

Charred bodies and broken beds: Horror of Honduras prison fire emerges

Survivors have described the scenes inside the packed cells as the blaze tore through the jail.

The 9 at 9: Thursday

Nine things to know by 9am: Half of waste water plans not up to scratch, insurance complaints on the rise, and could a curry help you beat dementia?

Most Honduras fire inmates were awaiting trial - report

Officials have confirmed that 358 people died in the blaze, making it the world’s deadliest prison fire in a century.

# honduras - Wednesday 15 February, 2012

Daily Fix: Wednesday Daily Fix This post contains videos

Daily Fix: Wednesday

In today’s Fix: household charge campaign; health service ‘reduction’; and the best way to get onto a crowded bus…

The 5 at 5: Wednesday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

Prison fire in Honduras kills hundreds

Some prisoners burned to death and others suffocated in their cells, said officials.

# honduras - Sunday 11 December, 2011

From The Daily Edge Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads Sitdown Sunday

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads

The very best of the week’s writing from around the web.

# honduras - 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.

# honduras - Saturday 30 July, 2011

Cocaine seized from drug smuggling submarine

Honduran authorities have been unloading the vessel since its crew tried to scuttle it after its detection on Wednesday.

# honduras - Monday 14 March, 2011

From Business ETC O’Brien to sell Digicel firms to world’s richest man Digicel

O’Brien to sell Digicel firms to world’s richest man

Denis O’Brien’s Honduras and El Salvador telecommunications businesses are to be acquired by Mexican businessman Carlos Slim – recently named as the world’s richest man by Forbes.

# honduras - Tuesday 15 February, 2011

Plane crash kills 14 in Honduras

Honduran government officials among those killed when a small plane

# honduras - Sunday 31 October, 2010

Gunmen kill 14 in Honduras football "massacre"

Hooded gunmen have shot dead 14 people playing a football match in Honduras.