4.4 Earthquake in Nicoya

This morning, being 1:00 am, a 4.4 magnitude earthquake shook the region Mw Cóbano.The movement was located 6 miles southwest of Cóbano, with 21.3...

Indigenous Groups and Government Create Dialogue for Issues in Costa Rica

Costa Rica News - The government and indigenous groups of Costa Rica established a dialogue to address various issues related to land tenure and...

Move Over Holiday Turkey; Venezuela Just Created the World’s Longest Hallaca

The Costa Rica News (TCRN) – Venezuela just attained a striking new Guinness record: world's largest hallaca, which is 120 meters long.Amid some 300...

4 Tico Desserts To Celebrate Saint Valentine’s Day

In Spanish, It is often said that love comes through the mouth, on Valentine's Day, when the day of friendship and lovers is commemorated...

Nicaragua: Ortega Would Grant Asylum to Snowden "if circumstances permit"

The Costa Rica News (TCRN) - The president of Nicaragua, Daniel Ortega, confirmed Friday that his country received a request for asylum intelligence leaker,...

Universities Collaborate on Behalf of the Nicaragua and Costa Rica Dispute

The Costa Rica News (TCRN) - The National Council of Universities (CNU) announced that it will form a committee of environmental experts from Nicaragua...

Two Canadians Arrested on Credit Card Fraud

The Costa Rica News (TCRN) - Costa Rica authorities identified 2 Canadians with the surnames Dejaney, Ghanathas, Asantarajah and Kishokumar, that were arrested last...

Organized Crime Threaten Press in Latin America

Latin America News - Inter American Press Association, or IAPA, president Jaime Mantilla said in an interview with EFE that organized crime, drug trafficking,...
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Congress Prioritizes A Project Against Animal Cruelty

In April, the Congress kicked off a discussion about the possibility of creating a new law to punish animal abusers. The discussion arose out...

Canadian Mining Fined $16 Million for Environmental Crimes in Chile

Authorities in Chile fined the world's largest gold mining operators, a Canadian mining company, $ 16 million USD for environmental crimes.Operations of Barrick Gold...
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