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Mediterranean Sea Was Once a Mile-High Salt Field
A rock formation, better known as the Stone Tree, lies in the middle of the Siloli desert and volcanic region of Potosi in southwestern Bolivia, on the Andes mountain range, near the Chilean border.
Bolivia celebrates its first telecoms...
A man holds a miniature replica of the country's first telecommunications satellite during the live broadcast from China of the launch, in La Paz, Bolivia, Friday, Dec. 20, 2013.
Bolivia celebrates its first telecoms satellite
Hundreds of people gathered in the Bolivian capital of La Paz to watch the takeoff on large television screens erected by the government.
Venezuela News And Views
Getting ready for 2014 (3): there are two electoral problems
The knowledgeable reader may wonder how come I chose as a third forecast entry to talk about the electoral system since technically there are no elections before December 2015.
Top Chinese legislator pledges cooperation with Bolivia
Top Chinese legislator Zhang Dejiang called for legislative cooperation between China and Bolivia during his meeting with visiting Bolivian President Juan Evo Morales Ayma on Friday.
Thu Dec 19, 2013
Bolivia will launch its first telecommunications satellite
A new forecast by Central 1 Credit Union says the resale price of a home in B.C. is expected to increase at an accelerating rate over the next three years.
Bright Bolivian Art: Strathmore presents exhibition of artist Mamani Mamani
''If you've traveled anywhere in Ecuador or Bolivia or Peru, you probably remember those great textiles that you see in all the markets over there,'' says Georgina Javor, referring to ponchos and blankets.
Wed Dec 18, 2013
Bolivian president arrives in China
Bolivian President Juan Evo Morales Ayma arrived in Beijing on Thursday morning for a three-day state visit to China.
Tue Dec 17, 2013
New Yorker's escape from Bolivia still a mystery
In this May 23, 2013 file photo, Jacob Ostreicher, a New York businessman, arrives to the government palace to deliver a letter to Bolivia's President Evo Morales in La Paz, Bolivia.
Mon Dec 16, 2013
New York Daily News
Brooklyn man escapes from custody in Bolivia
Actor Sean Penn testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington May 20 before the House Subcommittee on Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights, and International Organizations hearing as he advocates for American Jacob Ostreicher's Freedom after two years in Bolivian detention.
Mon Dec 09, 2013
Inter Press Service
Lynch Mobs Hide Behind 'Community Justice' in Bolivia
Police officers carry the charred remains of a lynch mob victim in a community in Chapare in the Bolivian department of Cochabamba.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Bolivian President Evo Morales with his Paraguayan counterpart Horacio Cartes at Government Palace in La Paz, Bolivia, yesterday.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Leading Chefs Say Latin Food Is Next Hot Culinary Trend
The Mistura food festival in Lima drew chefs from around the world this year, while the inaugural Latin America's 50 Best Restaurants awards recognized the emergence of a region that has been overshadowed by the gastronomy of Asia and Europe.
New rhinoceros beetle discovery in Bolivia
Entomologists from Bolivia and Brazil have described a new species of rhinoceros beetle from a subhumid forest in the Southern Bolivian Andes.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
Open thread for night owls: TPP pact would expand closed-door investor-state dispute courts
Last week the proposed Trans-Pacific Partnership trade agreement leapt from behind the closed doors of negotiations to the front pages of major newspapers, thanks to information from Wikileaks revealing previously unpublished details of the proposed intellectual property chapter of the deal.
Judge orders detention of 3 suspects in rape of US tourist in Bolivia
Shoppers were out in droves for Black Friday, considered the first shopping day of the Christmas season.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
Amaszonas launches its longest route so far to Asuncion
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Scots academic dies in crash
Dr Sheila McKean, an agricultural and conservation expert, was killed when the vehicle she was travelling in was involved in a collision.
Wine Wire: Bloomberg's Richard Vines talks to Jonas...
Bloomberg's Richard Vines talks to Jonas Andersen , the sommelier at Gustu , the newish restaurant in La Paz, Bolivia from Noma co-founder Claus Meyer .
Breathtaking panoramic pictures of exquisite church ceilings
But one photographer has made the experience a whole lot easier by creating panoramic shots that showcase the rich religious architecture across the world.