Nicaraguans try to topple a dictator — again

After months of near-constant protest in Nicaragua, at least 215 people are dead, 1,000 are injured, and President Daniel Ortega – an authoritarian leader...

Viridian Energy demonstrates solar power electrification in Nicaragua

TODAY NICARAGUA - A team of 36 independent associates and Viridian Energy employees brought solar power and light to 40 families in a remote,...
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Boom In Coffee Shops

TODAY NICARAGUA - More and more coffee shops are cropping up in in Nicaragua, aiming to differentiate themselves through service and the quality of...

Nicaragua Will Participate In Miss Universe

  (TODAY NICARAGUA) The Miss Nicaragua organization on Wednesday ruled out withdrawing its candidate from the Miss Universe contest, arguing legal reasons, despite disagreeing with...

Nicaragua Reinforces Alertness For Zika Virus

TODAY NICARAGUA -  Nicaragua is reinforcing the systems of alert and monitoring before the spread of the zika virus in the country and the...

Nicaragua’s Grand Canal Takes A Detour

TODAY NICARAGUA - The company HKND has announced that it is changing the original design of the work so as not to affect sensitive...

Nicaraguan exports to Taiwan boosted by 50%

Nicaragua's exports to Taiwan reached US$124 million last year, a 50% year-on-year increase. The main exports were shrimp, beef, sugar and coffee, according to the...

Supreme Court To Decide Extradition of Nicaraguan Suspected Multiple Murders in Costa Rica

TODAY NICARAGUA - Dr. José Antonio Fletes Largaespada of the Criminal Chamber of the Supreme Court (Sala Penal de la Corte Suprema de Justicia ...

Nicaraguan girls camp helps shape future leaders

The month of December marks the end of the Nicaraguan school year and the nation’s youth are left to embrace the freedom of a...

Nicaragua must compensate Costa Rica for territory violations

TODAY NICARAGUA (Reuters) - Nicaragua violated Costa Rica's sovereign territory by establishing a military presence in parts of a disputed waterway, and must compensate...

Three Dead, Dozens Injured in Continued Protests

Tragedy. At least three people died last night during protests against reforms to the Nicaraguan Institute of Social Security (INSS), reported various media and...

Nicaragua: US$30 Million for Rural Sanitation

NICARAGUA NEWS -- The Central American Bank for Economic Integration (BCIE) has granted a loan to finance part of the program of works on...

U.S. Citizens Living In Nicaragua Could Have Their Passports Revoked If The Owe The...

TODAY NICARAGUA - Americans residing in or visiting Nicaragua, may be in for a surprise from the Internal Revenue Service (IRS), as U.S. tax...

Nicaraguan Officials Occupy, Profit from Seized Assets

Authorities in Nicaragua have continued to defend their occupation of assets seized in drug trafficking investigations, illustrating the extent to which state institutions rely...

Another 5.2 Quake Hits Nicaragua Monday

NICARAGUA NEWS - A 5.2 magnitude earthquake shook Nicaragua Monday night at 10:18pm. According to the official report by the INET, the epicentre as located...

Grand Canal: Associated Banking Services

TODAY NICARAGUA - Promerica Group has proposed to the concessionaire of the project HKND the opening up of bank branches along the Canal and...

Russian flu vaccine to be produced in Nicaragua

The project of a plant is estimated at about $20 million, of which $14 million will come from the Russian budget, while the rest...

Nicaragua A Renewabl Energy Paradise in Central America

(World Bank Report) Nicaragua is what many experts call a paradise of renewable energies. The country has extensive geothermic resources––resulting from its large volcanic...

Four Years Later, China-Backed Nicaragua Canal Is Paralyzed Or About To Die

TODAY NICARAGUA - The Nicaragua Interoceanic Canal project is either paralyzed, or nonexistent. In June 2013, the Nicaraguan National Assembly passed Law 840, which authorized...

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Nicaragua: Today’s Wi-Fi Is Yesterday’s Paving Stones

The installation of free Wi-Fi in Nicaragua's parks and other public spaces is attributed to the express will and unquestionable orders of Rosario Murillo....

Nicaraguans try to topple a dictator — again

After months of near-constant protest in Nicaragua, at least 215 people are dead, 1,000 are injured, and President Daniel Ortega – an authoritarian leader...

Nicaragua Perfectly Exemplifies How Socialism Can Only be Maintained by Force

Perhaps the greatest quote in history on the true nature of socialism was offered by British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher, who observed that, “the...

Nicaragua Unrest: What You Should Know

More than 170 people have died in Nicaragua since unrest began two months ago. Protesters have taken to the streets demanding President Daniel Ortega...

Heartbreaking: Nicaraguan-American girl left in tears on Father’s Day over thought of losing her...

A 12-year-old Nicaraguan-American girl broke down in tears on Father’s Day over the possibility that her parents could be deported due to President Donald...

Once a symbol of Somoza-era torture, Nicaragua prison holds protesters

MANAGUA (AFP) - For days, Maria Magdalena Saldana has hooked a gold chain encircling her waist to the gate bulwarking one of Nicaragua's most...

Laurys Dyva, “Una Mujer Sin Filtro”

Laurys Dyva, the exquisite Paraguayan model is a sensation in social networks. In her Instagram @laurysdyva has more than 136,000 followers, who appreciate her...

Cinthia Lopez, Survivor In Managua Fire, Curses Ortega and His Descendants

"I curse Daniel Ortega, his family and all his descendants," said Cinthia López, the survivor of the fire in the barrio Carlos Marx in...

Alleged Armed Attack By Police Left Seven Dead in Managua This Saturday Morning

Despite the surprise announcement Friday night of the consensus between the government and the Civil Alliance, this Saturday morning, in the barrio Carlos Marx,...

There will be truth and justice

In a surprise announcement, Nicaragua's influential Catholic bishops late Friday said the Daniel Ortega government, as demanded by the Alianza Cívica por la Justicia...