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Monday Aug 18 | Babalu Blog

Discredited AP story leads Castro propaganda machine in Cuba to suffer another self-inflicted wound

In yet another indicator of the slow, inevitable decline of the Castro regime's once-vaunted propaganda machine, CubaSi reported that Minister of Public Health, Dr. Roberto Morales Ojeda, condemned the United States because the " Associated Press revealed this week details of a program of the U.S. Agency for International Development that used ... (more)


Related Topix: Cuba, World News, Central America, South America, Travel, Paraguay Travel, US News, Conservative Political News

Sun Aug 17, 2014

Daily Star


In amazing footage, the pilot of the copper shows off his flying skills to a crowd at a small rodeo in Porto Murtinho, Brazil.


Related Topix: World News

Thu Aug 14, 2014

Business Wire

Fitch Assigns 'BBB' IDR to Itaipu; Outlook Stable

The Rating Outlook is Stable. Itaipu's ratings reflect its strong credit profile linkage with the Federative Republic of Brazil .


Related Topix: South America, Brazil, World News

Wed Aug 13, 2014

Online Travel Review

Asuncion Junction, What's Your Function?

The thing about being stuck in coach is that, perhaps unlike being stuck in business class, I don't want to remember every part of the experience.


Related Topix: South America, World News, Travel

Wed Aug 06, 2014

Online Travel Review

How to Book Award Tickets on GOL Airlines

I'm heading down to Sao Paulo next week, and for I'm-not-sure-what-reason I decided I wanted to spend a night in Asuncion, Paraguay, since I how often do I have the opportunity to go to Asuncion? .


Related Topix: South America, World News, Travel

Mon Aug 04, 2014


Paraguay opens books on 30-year US dollar bond

The Republic of Paraguay has opened books on a new 30-year US dollar-denominated bond issue, according to market sources.


Related Topix: South America, World News

Wed Jul 30, 2014

Vatican taking action in divisive Paraguay diocese

2. The Rev. Carlos Urrutigoity is still an active priest in the Ciudad del Este diocese, however, in a sign that he remains in good standing with his bishop.


Related Topix: South America, World News, Scranton, PA

Tue Jul 29, 2014

Caribbean News Now!

Mercosur summit begins, Paraguay questions Guyana and Suriname association

Also, for the convenience of our readers and the online community generally, we have reproduced the complete Caribbean Net News archives from 2004 to 2010 here .


Related Topix: Suriname, South America, World News, Venezuela,

The Citizens' Voice

Priest accused of molesting Elmhurst students removed from Paraguay post

A Roman Catholic priest accused of molesting students at St. Gregory's Academy in Elmhurst in 2002, and then recently landing a powerful position in a diocese in Paraguay, has been removed from his post by Vatican envoys.


Related Topix: South America, World News, Roman Catholic Church, Religion, Scranton, PA, Lackawanna County, PA

Mon Jul 28, 2014


Green Going Gone: The Tragic Deforestation of the Chaco

A converted garage in Asuncion, Paraguay, seems an unlikely headquarters for the crusade to save one of Earth's last great wilderness expanses.


Related Topix: South America, World News, Agriculture, Science

Sat Jul 26, 2014

Cincinnati Library

7 Boxes: (from Paraguay) / Juan Carlos Maneglia

A 17-year-old wheelbarrow delivery boy in bustling Asuncion, Paraguay, finds himself on the run from police, thieves, and a vicious rival after accepting a lucrative job safeguarding seven mysterious boxes in this fast-paced thriller.


Related Topix: South America, World News

Hispanically Speaking

More than 88,000 Displaced by Floods in Paraguay

Some 88,200 people have been displaced here by floods caused by two months of rising waters in the Paraguay River, while nationwide the number of those driven from their homes dropped from 245,000 to 222,000, the head of the SEN emergency management agency told Efe Friday.


Related Topix: South America, World News, Weather

Wed Jul 23, 2014

In-depth Africa

Paraguay youth football team stopped with 400 kg of pot

A group of Paraguayan teenagers traveling to play in a football tournament in Chile were stopped at the border when customs officers found 400 kilograms of marijuana on their bus.


Related Topix: South America, Travel, World News, Paraguay Travel, Family, Teenagers