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Prison official slain in Venezuela

July 7th, 2012 - 12:03 pm ICT by IANS
Caracas, July 7 (IANS/EFE) The director of the women's annex of a prison in the western state of Tachira was murdered Friday along with her husband, Venezuelan authorities said.Nelly Ramon, ... Read more...

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Whisker stolen from giant cat statue in Colombia

April 11th, 2012 - 11:06 am ICT by IANS
Bogota, April 11 (IANS/EFE) One of the whiskers on the giant "El Gato" (The Cat) statue donated by painter and sculptor Fernando Botero to his native Medellin has been stolen, ... Read more...

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Giant cat statue arrives in Colombia

March 5th, 2012 - 2:06 pm ICT by IANS
Bogota, March 5 (IANS/EFE) Painter and sculptor Fernando Botero's giant "El Gato" (The Cat) statue, which is made of bronze and weighs 1,050 kg, has arrived at the port of ... Read more...

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Magnitude-6.9 quake hits Solomon Islands

April 23rd, 2011 - 4:29 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, April 23 (IANS) An earthquake measuring 6.9 on the Richter scale jolted Solomon Islands at 0416 GMT Saturday, the US Geological Survey said.According to the USGS, no tsunami ... Read more...

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India to invest $400 mn in Venezuela oil project

April 9th, 2008 - 12:21 pm ICT by admin
Caracas, April 9 (IANS) India will invest about $400 million in Venezuela over the next five years following an accord signed here Tuesday for the joint exploitation of an oil and natural ... Read more...

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