Bolivia Predicted to Have Strong and
Bolivia Predicted to Have Strong and Sustained Economic GrowthPrensa LatinaThe official of the Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo-Comision Andina de Fomento (BID-CAF), here on a visit, stated there are countries in the region still economically dependent, while Bolivia on the contrary has an economic "mattress" it can use in ...
Posted on 23 April 2016 | 9:21 am
Casting aside imposing summits, these women
PRICasting aside imposing summits, these women are scaling Bolivia's peaks in their traditional 'cholita' clothingPRIFor years, Lydia Huayllas, 48, has worked as a cook at base camps and mountain-climbing refuges on the steep, glacial slopes of Huayna Potosi, a 19,974-foot Andean peak outside of La Paz, Bolivia. But two years ago, she and 10 other Aymara indigenous ...Daredevil Bolivian women scale mountaintops in traditional dress (PHOTOS, VIDEO)RTall 2 news articles »
Posted on 23 April 2016 | 6:23 am
Robot 2 Delhi shoot complete, Rajinikanth,
Catch NewsRobot 2 Delhi shoot complete, Rajinikanth, Akshay Kumar next schedule in BoliviaCatch NewsAfter a brief break, the Robot 2.0 team will fly to Bolivia in May to shoot a couple of songs featuring superstar Rajinikanth and Amy Jackson. Director Shankar, who is touted as the Indian Spielberg, will head for the Bolivia schedule from the second ...
Posted on 23 April 2016 | 6:02 am
Rajinikanth, Akshay Kumar starrer '2.o' team
The Indian ExpressRajinikanth, Akshay Kumar starrer '2.o' team to head to Bolivia nextThe Indian Express2.o, rajinikanth, akshay kumar, amy jackson, rajinikanth, akshay kumar The makers of superstar Rajinikanth-starrer Tamil actioner “2.o” have successfully completed their Delhi schedule and will next head to Bolivia. The makers of superstar Rajinikanth ...Enthiran 2.0: Rajinikanth and crew to head to BoliviaIndia Todayall 4 news articles »
Posted on 22 April 2016 | 11:48 pm
Bolivia's Indigenous Cholita Climbers Take
Bolivia's Indigenous Cholita Climbers Take on Andes MountainsteleSUR EnglishTwo years ago, about a dozen Aymara Indigenous women in Bolivia between the ages of 42 and 50, who worked as cooks and helpers for mountaineers at base camps and refuges on the steep, glacial mountainside of Huayna Potosi, an Andean peak ...and more »
Posted on 22 April 2016 | 1:29 pm
Bolivia to host all off-road races of 2016
Santa Cruz (Bolivia), April 14 (IANS) Bolivia President Evo Morales has announced that all categories of the 2016 Dakar Rally will race through his country. While the rally organiser, the Amaury Sport Organisation (ASO), is not due to announce the exact routes and dates of the competition until April 16, Morales said Bolivia will host three days of competition and two rest days. "The preliminary ...
Posted on 14 April 2015 | 12:22 am
Bolivian villagers bury suspected killer
(MENAFN - Arab Times) LA PAZ Bolivia (AP) Villagers in Bolivia's southern highlands buried a man alive in the grave of the woman he is suspected of having raped and murdered an of...
Posted on 12 April 2015 | 11:53 pm
New York City art collectors return stolen
Backdropped by the paintings "Virgin of Candelaria," and "Escape to Egypt," Bolivia's President Evo Morales, second from right, shakes hands with Richard Huber, right, as Roberta Huber, second from left, and Bolivia's Vice President Alvaro Garcia, watch, during a ceremony recognizing the return of the stolen art, at the government palace, in La Paz, Bolivia, Thursday, April 9, 2015. Avid ...
Posted on 10 April 2015 | 12:22 pm
Bolivia's Evo Morales Calls Obama
Bolivia's President Evo Morales blasted U.S. President Barack Obama on Friday, calling him "patronizing" and "imperial" as leaders from across the Americas gathered in Panama to broker trade deals and discuss foreign policy. Morales said in an exclusive interview that aired on teleSUR Friday morning that the Obama administration's tense relations with Venezuela, an ally to Bolivia, underscored ...
Posted on 10 April 2015 | 11:48 am
New York couple returns stolen Andean
LA PAZ, Bolivia (AP) — Two colonial-era paintings that were stolen from a provincial church in 2002 have been returned to Bolivia by the New York City art collectors who purchased them unaware of their history.
Posted on 9 April 2015 | 1:15 pm
Bolivia Lila Downs
Bolivia's President Evo Morales, right, gives a handcrafted bust of Bolivia's female indigenous leader Bartolina Sisa to Mexican singer-songwriter Lila Downs at the government palace in La Paz, Bolivia, Thursday, Aug. 27, 2015. Downs is in Bolivia to ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 4:27 am
Oil exploration campaign kicks off in
Bolivian state-owned energy company YPFB has begun an oil exploration campaign in the northwestern Amazonian region of Pando, which is projected to contain some 50 million barrels of crude, or more than the country's current reserve base of 34 million barrels.
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 4:23 am
Robber Frog And Bat With Freakishly Long
With an almost 20-thousand-square kilometer area, the Madidi National Park located in the upper Amazon basin in Bolivia was established in 1995 and is known to be one of the world's largest protected areas. The national park is also known to be home to a ...
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 10:24 pm
FIFA and CONMEBOL to audit Bolivia Football
ASUNCION, Paraguay (AP) -- CONMEBOL and FIFA will audit the finances of the Bolivian Football Federation, whose leader was jailed for alleged corruption, the president of South America's soccer confederation said on Wednesday. Juan Angel Napout said the ...
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 6:41 pm
Bolivia’s president defends his right not
Bolivia’s leftist President Evo Morales is coming under a wave of criticism after a homemade video surfaced online showing the leader motioning to one of his bodyguards to bend down and tie his shoelaces. Some opposition leaders have been tweeting out ...
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 3:26 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