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# bolivia - Sunday 14 March, 2021

Prosecutors seek six months' pre-trial detention for former Bolivian president
# La Paz
# La Paz

Prosecutors seek six months' pre-trial detention for former Bolivian president

Mar 14th 2021, 3:50 PM 25,085 Views 12 Comments

Bolivia’s former interim president Jeanine Anez was detained yesterday.

# bolivia - Saturday 13 March, 2021

Bolivia’s former interim president arrested over 2019 ‘coup’
# La Paz
# La Paz

Bolivia’s former interim president arrested over 2019 ‘coup’

Mar 13th 2021, 3:16 PM 21,343 Views 9 Comments

Jeanine Anez was detained in the early morning in her hometown of Trinidad and was flown to the capital, La Paz.

# bolivia - Saturday 10 October, 2020

Firmino's double helps Brazil making winning start to World Cup qualifiers
# Si Señor
From The42
# Si Señor

Firmino's double helps Brazil making winning start to World Cup qualifiers

Oct 10th 2020, 11:40 AM 11,672 Views 11 Comments

The Liverpool star played a key role in his country’s 5-0 victory over Bolivia at the Cornthians Arena.

# bolivia - Friday 10 July, 2020

Bolivian President Jeanine Anez has tested positive for coronavirus
# Jeanine Anez
# Jeanine Anez

Bolivian President Jeanine Anez has tested positive for coronavirus

Jul 10th 2020, 8:18 AM 12,661 Views 4 Comments

Multiple political figures in South America have tested positive for Covid-19 in the last week.

# bolivia - Saturday 16 November, 2019

Five dead in Bolivia after security forces open fire on supporters of former president
# Crisis
# Crisis

Five dead in Bolivia after security forces open fire on supporters of former president

Nov 16th 2019, 12:21 PM 6,527 Views 10 Comments

A political crisis is raging in Bolivia as a new interim government tries to restore stability.

# bolivia - Wednesday 13 November, 2019

Bolivia crisis: Senator declares herself interim president as Morales vows to fight
# Interim President
# Interim President

Bolivia crisis: Senator declares herself interim president as Morales vows to fight

Nov 13th 2019, 8:57 AM 31,720 Views 26 Comments

Jeanine Anez assumed temporary control of the Senate last night, putting her next in line for the presidency.

# bolivia - Tuesday 12 November, 2019

'The president of Mexico saved my life': Evo Morales reaches exile after fleeing Bolivia
# Exile
# Exile

'The president of Mexico saved my life': Evo Morales reaches exile after fleeing Bolivia

Nov 12th 2019, 8:30 PM 11,526 Views 20 Comments

Morales has vowed to “continue the struggle”.

Ex-Bolivian president travelling to Mexico after being granted asylum
# Evo Morales
# Evo Morales

Ex-Bolivian president travelling to Mexico after being granted asylum

Nov 12th 2019, 6:45 AM 9,072 Views 35 Comments

This comes as his supporters and foes clashed on the streets of La Paz following his resignation.

# bolivia - Monday 11 November, 2019

Future interim Bolivian president promises new elections amidst pro-Morales protests
# Resignation
# Resignation

Future interim Bolivian president promises new elections amidst pro-Morales protests

Updated Nov 11th 2019, 8:29 PM 13,947 Views 25 Comments

It follows weeks of protests against the re-election of the 60-year-old.

# bolivia - Saturday 15 June, 2019

'We felt it!' – Tite understanding of negative reaction from Brazil fans in Copa opener
# Message Received
From The42
# Message Received

'We felt it!' – Tite understanding of negative reaction from Brazil fans in Copa opener

Jun 15th 2019, 9:47 AM 8,295 Views 1 Comment

The Brazilian boss discussed the atmosphere in Sao Paulo, where his side overcame a hostile reception.

Coutinho brace silences Brazilian boos in Copa America opener
# Slow Start
From The42
# Slow Start

Coutinho brace silences Brazilian boos in Copa America opener

Jun 15th 2019, 8:57 AM 8,012 Views 4 Comments

The hosts beat Bolivia 3-0 in Friday’s Group A curtain-raiser.

# bolivia - Sunday 2 June, 2019

Griezmann scores as Mbappe picks up ankle knock in victory ahead of tough Euro qualifying trip
# Prep Work
From The42
# Prep Work

Griezmann scores as Mbappe picks up ankle knock in victory ahead of tough Euro qualifying trip

Jun 2nd 2019, 10:47 PM 8,161 Views 2 Comments

Thomas Lemar also scored in France’s 2-0 friendly win over Bolivia.

# bolivia - Sunday 13 January, 2019

Italian fugitive caught in Bolivia after decades on the run
# Cesare Battisti
# Cesare Battisti

Italian fugitive caught in Bolivia after decades on the run

Updated Jan 13th 2019, 5:43 PM 26,324 Views 16 Comments

The former communist militant had been sought for four murders in the 1970s.

# bolivia - Monday 2 October, 2017

Football Manager to blame as Bolivian FA mistakenly contact French defender about call-up
# Computer Says No
From The42
# Computer Says No

Football Manager to blame as Bolivian FA mistakenly contact French defender about call-up

Oct 2nd 2017, 8:24 PM 10,063 Views 2 Comments

Ruben Aguilar was contacted by the South American country with a view to capping him at international level, but the video game’s data was incorrect.

# bolivia - Thursday 26 January, 2017

'He was in bed wearing nothing but his underwear, there is no doubt he was summarily executed'
# Michael Dwyer
# Michael Dwyer

'He was in bed wearing nothing but his underwear, there is no doubt he was summarily executed'

Jan 26th 2017, 1:34 PM 44,606 Views 20 Comments

Michael Dwyer’s family continue to seek justice for their son.

# bolivia - Wednesday 7 December, 2016

Chapecoense plane crash: Boss of airline arrested in Bolivia
# Chapecoense
# Chapecoense

Chapecoense plane crash: Boss of airline arrested in Bolivia

Dec 7th 2016, 7:33 AM 12,407 Views 2 Comments

The jet carrying 77 people crashed into a Colombian mountainside just minutes after the pilot reported running out of fuel.

# bolivia - Friday 2 December, 2016

Bolivia shuts down airline after Colombian plane crash
# Pilot Error
# Pilot Error

Bolivia shuts down airline after Colombian plane crash

Dec 2nd 2016, 4:27 PM 14,907 Views 16 Comments

The bodies of 64 Brazilians, five Bolivians, and a Venezuelan national are being flown back home today.

# bolivia - Wednesday 30 November, 2016

Havana holds huge tribute to Castro; all kinds of world leaders turn up
# Cuba
# Cuba

Havana holds huge tribute to Castro; all kinds of world leaders turn up

Nov 30th 2016, 12:06 PM 12,607 Views 80 Comments

Ireland’s ambassador to Mexico Sonja Hyland was in attendance in Havana last night.

# bolivia - Monday 10 October, 2016

Bolivia player urges 'Charlie Big B******s' Neymar to show respect
# Unapologetic
From The42
# Unapologetic

Bolivia player urges 'Charlie Big B******s' Neymar to show respect

Oct 10th 2016, 10:24 AM 8,233 Views 10 Comments

The Barcelona superstar has been criticised for his “cocky” attitude.

# bolivia - Friday 26 August, 2016

Bolivian minister beaten to death by striking miners
# Violent Demonstrations
# Violent Demonstrations

Bolivian minister beaten to death by striking miners

Aug 26th 2016, 8:04 AM 22,781 Views 64 Comments

Deputy Interior Minister Rodolfo Illanes was kidnapped and then killed by his captors.

# bolivia - Wednesday 27 July, 2016

Bolivian government refuses to honour South American meeting with mother of slain Tipperary man
# Michael Dwyer
# Michael Dwyer

Bolivian government refuses to honour South American meeting with mother of slain Tipperary man

Jul 27th 2016, 2:27 PM 21,929 Views 21 Comments

“All I want is justice and the truth,” Caroline Dwyer, mother of Michael who was shot dead in 2009, said today.

# bolivia - Wednesday 15 June, 2016

Argentina's first-half blitz sets up Copa quarter-final clash
# Easy
From The42
# Easy

Argentina's first-half blitz sets up Copa quarter-final clash

Jun 15th 2016, 7:53 AM 6,732 Views 0 Comments

Early goals from Erik Lamela, Ezequiel Lavezzi and Victor Cuesta confirmed Argentina as winners of Group D.

# bolivia - Wednesday 30 March, 2016

Ex-girlfriend of Bolivian president ordered to prove baby they had together is still alive
# Bizarre
# Bizarre

Ex-girlfriend of Bolivian president ordered to prove baby they had together is still alive

Mar 30th 2016, 11:22 AM 27,718 Views 11 Comments

President Evo Morales says the baby died ten years ago, his ex says the child is still alive. Others say the baby never existed…

# bolivia - Tuesday 29 December, 2015

The epic hurling battle that saw a Bolivian bar stand still
# Power Of Hurling
From The42
# Power Of Hurling

The epic hurling battle that saw a Bolivian bar stand still

Dec 29th 2015, 6:00 PM 17,068 Views 9 Comments

Galway’s incredible one-point semi-final win against Tipperary made a huge impression across the world.

# bolivia - Monday 12 October, 2015

Michael Dwyer's mother searches for answers into her son's death in new film
# Bolivia
# Bolivia

Michael Dwyer's mother searches for answers into her son's death in new film

Oct 12th 2015, 9:14 AM 15,612 Views 27 Comments

The Tipperary man was shot dead in Bolivia in 2009. Authorities state he had links to a terrorist group – something his family categorically refutes.

# bolivia - Wednesday 5 August, 2015

What's it like to cycle the world's most dangerous route? This Irish couple found out
# Column
# Column

What's it like to cycle the world's most dangerous route? This Irish couple found out

Aug 5th 2015, 5:22 PM 394 Views 44 Comments

Bolivia’s so-called Death Road has a 1,500-foot drop and claims up to 200 lives a year.

# bolivia - Thursday 9 July, 2015

Pope Francis nipped into Burger King to get changed before mass today
# Fast Food For The Soul
# Fast Food For The Soul

Pope Francis nipped into Burger King to get changed before mass today

Jul 9th 2015, 10:04 PM 21,425 Views 29 Comments

“This’ll do.”

# bolivia - Saturday 4 July, 2015

This town has banned alcohol after a string of sexual assaults
# La Asunta
# La Asunta

This town has banned alcohol after a string of sexual assaults

Jul 4th 2015, 7:15 AM 27,829 Views 24 Comments

It has also put a curfew in place.

# bolivia - Monday 16 February, 2015

Thousands of people protested The Simpsons being taken off air in Bolivia From The Daily Edge

Thousands of people protested The Simpsons being taken off air in Bolivia

Feb 16th 2015, 8:39 PM 3,168 Views 0 Comments

Yes, people are still devoted to The Simpsons.

# bolivia - Monday 22 September, 2014

Mother of Michael Dwyer: 'We were followed and intimidated in Bolivia'
# Michael Dwyer
# Michael Dwyer

Mother of Michael Dwyer: 'We were followed and intimidated in Bolivia'

Sep 22nd 2014, 2:27 PM 12,656 Views 18 Comments

Caroline Dwyer also described finally seeing the room where her son died.

# bolivia - Saturday 20 September, 2014

Bolivia president says he wants to open a barbecue restaurant when he retires from politics
# Priorities
# Priorities

Bolivia president says he wants to open a barbecue restaurant when he retires from politics

Sep 20th 2014, 3:48 PM 5,269 Views 13 Comments

It sounds delicious, frankly.

# bolivia - Thursday 18 September, 2014

Mother of killed Michael Dwyer: "My son was an innocent victim"
# Bolivia
# Bolivia

Mother of killed Michael Dwyer: "My son was an innocent victim"

Sep 18th 2014, 10:55 PM 11,853 Views 14 Comments

Caroline Dwyer travelled to Bolivia to call for an independent international investigation into his death.

# bolivia - Thursday 11 September, 2014

Family of Irishman shot dead by police travel to Bolivia to seek justice
# Michael Dwyer
# Michael Dwyer

Family of Irishman shot dead by police travel to Bolivia to seek justice

Sep 11th 2014, 7:01 AM 11,254 Views 19 Comments

Michael Dwyer died from a single gunshot wound inflicted at a Santa Cruz hotel.

# bolivia - Saturday 19 July, 2014

These Irish men drove Death Road, scaled a volcano... and made it home in one piece
# Journey In Bolivia
# Journey In Bolivia

These Irish men drove Death Road, scaled a volcano... and made it home in one piece

Jul 19th 2014, 4:00 PM 16,960 Views 20 Comments

The trio is already thinking of the next trip abroad.

# bolivia - Saturday 12 April, 2014

"We like to challenge ourselves": Donegal trio set to brave the infamous Death Road
# Road Less Taken
# Road Less Taken

"We like to challenge ourselves": Donegal trio set to brave the infamous Death Road

Apr 12th 2014, 10:33 AM 23,408 Views 52 Comments

Last year, they took on the ice roads – this year, it’s Death Road, a volcano, and a desert.

# bolivia - Friday 28 March, 2014

Man in court after allegedly swallowing 39 bags of liquid cocaine
# Dublin Airport
# Dublin Airport

Man in court after allegedly swallowing 39 bags of liquid cocaine

Mar 28th 2014, 2:07 PM 14,923 Views 0 Comments

The 64-year-old man is due to appear in court after the drugs were retrieved.

# bolivia - Wednesday 4 September, 2013

Dwyer family concerned over ‘distressing’ testimony
# Bolivia
# Bolivia

Dwyer family concerned over ‘distressing’ testimony

Sep 4th 2013, 10:57 PM 19,198 Views 9 Comments

The family heard that a man testified that he saw Michael alive some time after the initial police raid on the Las Americas Hotel.

# bolivia - Saturday 17 August, 2013

“He was taken away and I heard shots” – Michael Dwyer was executed, says witness
# Bolivia
# Bolivia

“He was taken away and I heard shots” – Michael Dwyer was executed, says witness

Aug 17th 2013, 8:27 PM 42,236 Views 71 Comments

Until now, the official line was that Dwyer had died in a shootout with police in Bolivia.

Here's What Happened Today: Saturday
# News Fix
# News Fix

Here's What Happened Today: Saturday

Aug 17th 2013, 8:01 PM 7,380 Views 7 Comments

Everyone’s talking about the Irish people in Cairo, Michael Dwyer, and Scotland Yard looking at the death of Princess Diana (again).

# bolivia - Saturday 6 July, 2013

Bolivia's Morales offers asylum to US leaker Snowden
# SNOWDEN
# SNOWDEN

Bolivia's Morales offers asylum to US leaker Snowden

Jul 6th 2013, 4:32 PM 5,629 Views 59 Comments

Nicaragua and Venezuela have also offered asylum to the American – one days after denouncing the rerouting of Bolivian President Evo Morales’ plane over Europe amid reports that the fugitive was aboard.

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