The Nicaragua Canal: Godsend or Environmental Disaster?

February 27, 2014, 12:12 pm - Comments (0)

Here is a link to an article about possible environmental damage if the Nicaragua Canal goes ahead:

http://www.nature.com/news/conservation-nicaragua-canal-could-wreak-environmental-ruin-1.14721

Traffic Accidents in Nicaragua

February 13, 2014, 12:22 pm - Comments (0)

Auto Accidents, Nicaragua Follows Trend

The World Health Organization estimates that automobile mishaps will become the new epidemic in poor and developing countries. They predict that by 2

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From the SJDS Newsroom-Border Drug Busts at Penas Blancas

February 6, 2014, 1:27 pm - Comments (0)

Border Drug Busts -

Two big cocaine busts at Peñas Blancas last week proved that Cost Rican drug enforcement officers were on their game. Last Thursday, 740 kilograms of cocaine were discovered d

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SJDS News- Ex-pat Nicaraguans help out their own

February 6, 2014, 1:25 pm - Comments (0)

Remittances -

The money sent back to Nicaragua by those living abroad continues to break records. Figures now in for 2013 show a record US $1.07 Billion was sent back to families here, a 6.2% inc

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Watch out for the Pica Pica

January 23, 2014, 8:26 am - Comments (0)

Are you heading to Nicaragua soon? Read this before you go...

Kelvin Marshall – Del Sur News

Is it a dance style, a national food dish or maybe a type of pepper? Or is it an elaborate tale, a part of



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Ortega, Murillo and the FSLN

January 23, 2014, 8:23 am - Comments (0)

Ever wonder how Ortega is doing? He's been in power since 2007 and it looks like he won't be leaving anytime soon. Following is an excerpt from the SJDS Newspaper, outlining the latest opinion polls

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