Bolivia caravan celebrates return of god of
U-T San DiegoBolivia caravan celebrates return of god of prosperityU-T San DiegoHundreds accompany the Bolivian deity statuette "illa of Ekeko" as it is driven to the Alasitas Fair, in which Ekeko is the central figure, in La Paz, Bolivia, Saturday, Jan. 24, 2015. The pre-Columbian figurine that symbolizes abundance was recently ...and more »
Posted on 24 January 2015 | 2:17 pm
Missing Brunswick County teen last seen in
WMBFMissing Brunswick County teen last seen in Bolivia area, police sayWMBFBRUNSWICK COUNTY, NC (WMBF) - A Brunswick County teen is missing. 16-year-old Deonna Dominique Lopez-Wade was last seen in the Bolivia area on January 23, between 6 p.m. and 7 p.m. She was wearing a blue hoodie and black sweat pants.16-year-old missing from BoliviaStarNewsOnline.comBrunswick detectives search for missing teen last seen in BoliviaPort City Dailyall 3 news articles »
Posted on 24 January 2015 | 12:10 pm
Dy PM takes part in Bolivia's presidential
Gulf TimesDy PM takes part in Bolivia's presidential inaugurationGulf TimesHE Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid al-Mahmoud the Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of State for Cabinet Affairs has taken part as Qatar's representative in the inauguration ceremony of Evo Morales as Bolivian president at the National Legislative ...
Posted on 23 January 2015 | 11:15 am
Evo Morales Begins Historic Third Term as
Indian Country Today Media NetworkEvo Morales Begins Historic Third Term as President of BoliviaIndian Country Today Media NetworkClad in a brown tunic and crimson hat adorned with gold, Evo Morales emerged from a stone door in the ancient city of Tiwanaku on January 21 to address the waiting crowd and begin his third term as president of Bolivia. The Bolivian constitution allows ...Bolivia's Morales sworn in for third term as presidentYahoo NewsBolivia: lower gas prices and Andean deitiesFT.com (registration) (blog)US envoy expresses hope for normalized Bolivia tiesU-T San Diegoall 92 news articles »
Posted on 23 January 2015 | 11:00 am
Explore Bolivia, South America - The
The AustralianExplore Bolivia, South AmericaThe AustralianSOUTH America has been called a continent of superlatives, and those rolled out for Bolivia tend to riff on its giddily impressive above-sea-level statistics. In Potosí, at 4090m, and Lake Titicaca, at 3800m, Bolivia has a city and lake that boast ...
Posted on 23 January 2015 | 5:03 am
VIDEO: Bolivia's festival of miniatures
People in Bolivia have been holding a fair with a difference - everything is in miniature.
Posted on 24 January 2015 | 9:08 pm
Bolivia caravan celebrates return of god of
LA PAZ, Bolivia (AP) — Hundreds of people have been marching through the streets of Bolivia's capital tossing flowers and dancing to celebrate the return of a 2,000-year-old icon of the god of prosperity, Ekeko.
Posted on 24 January 2015 | 11:43 am
Chinese envoy says to advance China-Bolivia
LIMA - China is willing to work together with Bolivia to advance bilateral ties constantly in the interest of the peoples of the two countries, a visiting Chinese envoy said in Lima on Thursday.
Posted on 23 January 2015 | 4:59 pm
Evo Morales, sworn in this week for a third consecutive term as president of Bolivia, reinstated his economy and mining ministers during a reshuffle on Friday. Morales replaced 13 of his 21-strong ...
Posted on 23 January 2015 | 1:34 pm
US envoy expresses hope for normalized
LA PAZ, Bolivia (AP) — The U.S. delegation chief attending Bolivian President Evo Morales' third inauguration says he hopes the two countries can soon normalize relations.
Posted on 22 January 2015 | 12:27 pm
Prince Philip adds Australian knighthood to
You'd be forgiven if you hadn't heard of some of them. Among the more elaborate sounding decorations he has received are the Knight Grand Cross of the Order of the Condor of the Andes, from Bolivia; the Member of the Most Distinguished Order of Izzuddin ...
Posted on 25 January 2015 | 10:37 am
Evo Morales Begins 3rd Term as President of
LA PAZ – Evo Morales was sworn-in Thursday for a third consecutive term as president of Bolivia at a ceremony attended by six heads of state among other foreign dignitaries. Morales, 55, is set to govern until 2020, becoming the longest-serving president ...
Posted on 25 January 2015 | 10:34 am
Nun in Italian convent complains of stomach
It is believed that the nun, originally from Bolivia, arrived at the convent in June when she was already unknowingly pregnant. She was said to be in the process of taking her vows to qualify as a nun.
Posted on 25 January 2015 | 6:41 am
CEO of Bolivia's national oil company dies
The CEO of Bolivian state oil company YPFB has died from cardio-respiratory arrest at a clinic in Santiago, Chile, President Evo Morales said. He was 61. Carlos Villegas died on Saturday, nearly three weeks after undergoing surgery for cancer of the esophagus.
Posted on 25 January 2015 | 4:24 am
Ekeko: Bolivians Celebrate Return of God of
Throngs of Bolivians have taken to the streets of Sucre, Bolivia's capital, throwing flowers and dancing in a pagan joy to ring in the return of Ekeko, their 2,000-year-old pre-Columbian god of abundance and prosperity. Bolivians recently received the 6 ...
Posted on 25 January 2015 | 2:08 am
British zoo sends 6 endangered macaws to
Six endangered macaws have been flown from Britain to Bolivia in hopes that they can help save a species devastated by the trade in wild animals, international conservation experts said Tuesday.
Posted on 13 March 2013 | 12:10 pm
Bolivia leader unable to meet ailing Chavez
Bolivian President Evo Morales says he wasn't able to meet his cancer-stricken "brother," President Hugo Chavez, during a visit to Venezuela.
Posted on 20 February 2013 | 2:14 pm
Boom in quinoa demand stresses Bolivia
The growing global demand for quinoa by health food enthusiasts isn't just raising prices for the Andean "super grain" and living standards among Bolivian farmers. Quinoa fever is running up against physical limits.
Posted on 19 February 2013 | 11:34 pm
Morales nationalizes Spanish-owned airport
President Evo Morales nationalized on Monday the Spanish-owned venture that runs Bolivia's country's three main airports in his government's third expropriation of a Spanish company in 10 months.
Posted on 18 February 2013 | 8:27 am
Bolivia mining town erects huge statue of
The Carnival celebrations in this Andean mining city already rival Brazil's Rio de Janeiro for color and culture, if not for size. Now Oruro has erected a huge statue of the Virgin Mary that's a little taller than Rio's famed Christ the Redeem
Posted on 1 February 2013 | 10:05 am