Nicaragua

Earth Becomes Target Practise For Passing Asteroid

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 08.09.2014 | UK Tech

A meteor has hit Nicaragua, leaving a crater that's around 39 feet in radius and over 16 feet deep. The impact was believed to have taken place at aro...

Five Places Backpackers Have to Visit Before the Crowds Descend

Tom McLoughlin | Posted 28.07.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Tom McLoughlin

For as long as those with backpacks have travelled, the most enticing places to visit have been those that remain untouched by mass tourism. The places where the locals are intrigued by visitors and are happy to chat away and share their knowledge of their country and find out why you are there.

We Must Take a Comprehensive Approach to Tackling HIV and Aids

Martin Drewry | Posted 29.01.2014 | UK
Martin Drewry

More must be done to address the political, social and economic injustices which perpetuate vulnerability to HIV.

Hmm, Venezuela Or Nicaragua?

The Huffington Post UK | Tom Moseley | Posted 06.07.2013 | UK

Two countries have offered asylum to fugitive Edward Snowden, who is still holed up at Moscow Airport. Venezuela said it would be prepared to accep...

This Is What We Know So Far About Snowden's 21 Asylum Bids

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 02.07.2013 | UK

Edward Snowden has applied for asylum in 21 countries, but most of Europe has swiftly rejected his plea. Russia says that Snowden's request for asy...

Nicaragua's Cooperative Approach to Empowering Women

Marie Staunton | Posted 07.05.2013 | UK
Marie Staunton

Globally, women do two thirds of the world's work but earn only 10% of the world's income. This is partly because caring and domestic work is not always paid or recognised but here in Nicaragua, the Cooperativa Juan Francisco Paz Silva recognise "women's work" as part of the value chain of the coffee and sesame oil that they sell to the UK.

What Has Happened to Argentine Dignity?

Peter Martindale | Posted 21.04.2012 | UK Politics
Peter Martindale

The Argentine people should have the intelligence and dignity to drop all claims to the Falklands and so to benefit from improved relations and trade, or for ever be complaining about the state of their own country and what might have been.

Britain's Got Racists

David Schneider | Posted 12.01.2012 | UK Comedy
David Schneider

Racist ranting: it's the new craze that's sweeping the nation. You can even get £250 if you send in a video to the BBC and it gets used on You've Been Racially Abused.

Generation Y - Sick of Poverty and Bad Health

Corinna Heineke | Posted 16.01.2012 | UK
Corinna Heineke

Booking your next holiday to Ethiopia? You're bound to receive countless offers to travel to the ethnically diverse south west of the country.