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Bolivia expands legal coca crop area by 12.000 hectares

Published on Thursday 09 March 2017 - 21:33 -

Bolivia passed a controversial measure on Wednesday to expand production of coca, the raw material for cocaine. Leftist president Evo Morales dismissed warnings that an increase in coca crops would...

Bolivia Passes Controversial New Bill Expanding Legal Coca Production

Published on Thursday 09 March 2017 - 01:23 -

A new bill in Bolivia, which will allow the amount of land allocated to producing coca to be increased from 12,000 to 22,000 hectares, modifying a nearly three-decade coca production policy, has...

India to plug into ‘lithium triangle’ to ease import

Published on Sunday 26 February 2017 - 17:50 -

After the quest for coal and iron ore resources abroad, India has now begun aggressive hunt to secure lithium reserves globally to fuel its ambitious renewable energy and electric vehicle...

Burning down the globe: Climate change denial in Canada's house

Published on Wednesday 22 February 2017 - 22:30 -

Christopher MajkaFebruary 22, 2017EnvironmentYou might think that even after virtually every scientist with expertise in the discipline agrees that human-induced climate change is not only real but...

Defending democracy in Latin America… but which democracy?

Published on Wednesday 15 February 2017 - 09:30 -

Against whom must democracy be defended? Who must be'protected? Today, uncertainty in the region, but especially in the United'States and Europe, reshapes the answer to these questions. Español...

Visual Capitalist: Lithium—the fuel of the green revolution

Published on Tuesday 14 February 2017 - 22:58 -

The world is shifting greener. And while people have long wanted electric cars and inexpensive solar power, the reality is that until recently battery technology just wasn’t good enough to store...

Honda appeals one-hour Dakar refuelling penalties

Published on Thursday 12 January 2017 - 16:30 -

Honda riders Joan Barreda, Paulo Goncalves, Michael Metge and Ricky Brabec were sanctioned for diverting from their route to refuel in the neutralised zone at the Bolivia-Argentine border during...

Dakar Rally 2017: Friday Results, Reaction and Updated Route Schedule

Published on Friday 06 January 2017 - 18:19 -

Sebastien Loeb attained victory in the cars category at Stage 5 of the 2017 Dakar Rally, as veteran Stephane Peterhansel took control of the general classification at the top of the leaderboard...

In 2016 U.S. Special Operations Forces Deployed to 138 Nations, 70% of the World’s Countries

Published on Thursday 05 January 2017 - 19:15 -

'''' '' '' '' '' '' Click here for reuse options!'' '' ''''''''They were supposed to fight terrorists, but all those troops haven't necessarily made the world safer. '''''''' They could be found on...

'Human error' caused plane crash that killed Brazilian soccer team

Published on Tuesday 27 December 2016 - 05:23 -

Stephen FellerBOGOTA, Dec. 26 (UPI) -- The doomed flight carrying a Brazilian soccer team from Bolivia to Colombia crashed because the plan ran out of fuel, partially caused by a flawed flight plan.

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