Stories tagged: Bolivia
Fri., Jan. 27, 2017, 12:17 p.m.
Bolivia: 19 miners trapped by rival group inside mine
A group of wildcat miners used dynamite to trap 19 rivals inside a mine in a remote area of Bolivia, authorities said on Friday. Police said that about 100 miners …
Fri., Dec. 2, 2016, 7 a.m.
Colombia begins repatriating dead from chartered plane crash
An honor guard played taps early Friday as members of Colombia’s military loaded five flight crew victims of an air crash that also killed most members of a soccer team …
Thu., Dec. 1, 2016, 9:54 a.m.
Bolivia suspends airline after deadly crash in Colombia
The Bolivian Civil Aviation Authority has indefinitely suspended permission for LaMia airline to operate following the deadly crash of one its charter planes in Colombia, officials said Thursday.
Sun., May 31, 2015, 5:36 a.m.
Bolivia: Footloose family vacation finds rich experience in poor nation
Bolivia never occurred to me for an outdoor family vacation until my two daughters spread their wings and began discovering the world. In their 20s and still willing to share …
Sat., April 16, 2011
CdA Mines receives assurances from Bolivia Officials at Coeur d’Alene Mines Corp. said they’ve received assurances from the Bolivian government that the company’s open-pit silver mine in that country isn’t …
Tue., March 10, 2009
In brief: Diplomat accused of conspiracy
President Evo Morales on Monday ordered a U.S. diplomat to leave Bolivia for allegedly conspiring with opposition groups, further straining tense relations six months after he expelled the American ambassador. …
Mon., Jan. 26, 2009
Bolivians OK rewriting constitution
LA PAZ, Bolivia – Bolivian voters embraced a new constitution Sunday that promises more power for the poor indigenous majority and grants leftist President Evo Morales a shot at remaining …