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Nicaragua's staggering child-sex abuse rates
Latin American nation of six million has one of the highest rates of sexual violence against girls in the world.
Last updated: 30 Oct 2014 12:20 GMT
Flooding grips Nicaragua
24 people are killed after days of relentless rain.
Last updated: 20 Oct 2014 09:44 GMT
Powerful earthquake off coast of El Salvador
Tsunami warnings prompted for coasts of El Salvador, Nicaragua and Honduras after 7.3 magnitude earthquake strikes.
Last updated: 14 Oct 2014 09:54 GMT
Mystery kidney disease kills Nicaraguans
In some communities, kidney disease is the second leading cause of death among working-age men from sugar cane fields.
Last updated: 16 Sep 2014 20:28 GMT
Rescuers free trapped miners in Nicaragua
Twenty freelance miners rescued from mine in north following landslide, but handful remain missing for second day.
Last updated: 30 Aug 2014 08:42 GMT
Preserving Nicaragua's artistic history
Artists are trying to teach children the importance of the country's mural art in telling its sad history.
Last updated: 22 Aug 2014 11:34 GMT
Venezuela moves squatters from slum tower
Some residents denounce government decision to relocate thousands from half-built skyscraper they have used for years.
Last updated: 20 Aug 2014 01:29 GMT
Nicaragua canal plans 'threaten environment'
Critics warn plan to build waterway to rival historic canal of neighbour Panama could have disastrous consequences.
Last updated: 19 Aug 2014 20:47 GMT
Solidarity with Gaza from the Mexican periphery
Mexico's official position on the the Israeli-Palestinian conflict has changed dramatically over the years.
Last updated: 10 Aug 2014 17:22 GMT
Palestine present more than ever in Latin American politics
Governmental and popular solidarity with Palestine is unprecedented following the latest Israeli invasion of Gaza.
Last updated: 09 Aug 2014 12:09 GMT
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