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Day of the Skulls

Published on Monday 09 November 2009 - 12:09 -

Ancient rituals and Catholic belief collide in Bolivia

Witches Market, La Paz

Published on Monday 09 November 2009 - 07:00 -

Need a potion to succeed in business, love, or insure good health? Or maybe a more sinister reason? You'll find them all in the witches market stalls of Bolivia's not-so-wicked witches...

Republic Gold nearing completion of resource upgrade at Bolivia project

Published on Monday 09 November 2009 - 03:45 -

Republic Gold (ASX: RAU) is in the latter stages of completing the company's resource upgrade at the Amayapampa Gold Project in Bolivia.''As a result of the news, shares in the company went up 6.3...

Lack of rain threatens the world’s highest lake in the world

Published on Monday 09 November 2009 - 03:17 -

The lack of rains in most of Bolivia has caused the level of the highest lake in the world, Titicaca, shared by Bolivia and Peru, to drop 4.5 metres in the last month, according to government...

The Road From Serfdom (Paul M. Jones)

Published on Monday 09 November 2009 - 02:56 -

In spite of its monumental failure to bring social peace and material abundance, socialism is enjoying something of a renaissance. From Venezuela to Bolivia to South Africa, government ministers...

Coeur d'Alene loses money despite record precious metals production, revenues

Published on Sunday 08 November 2009 - 23:43 -

While Coeur d'Alene Mines (ASX: CXC; NYSE: CDE; TSX: CDM) has experienced what CEO Dennis Wheeler called "a year of exhilarating growth" with record gold and silver production, the Idaho-based...

4th November (Travelblog)

Published on Sunday 08 November 2009 - 22:18 -

To me being around Lago Titicaca almost feels like wersquore still in Peru despite some of the differences. Yesterday though we headed into Bolivia proper and its capital city by default La Paz....

Danger and Fear (in regione caecorum rex est luscus)

Published on Sunday 08 November 2009 - 20:39 -

I have a confession to make, I like to read travelogues about danger and hardship, especially from the comfort of my armchair. I was recently googling up the Yungas Road in Bolivia, reputedly the...

Vote on Report of Fact Mission on Gaza Conflict The draft resolution on follow-up to the Report of (Daily Dreamtime)

Published on Sunday 08 November 2009 - 15:47 -

... Argentina, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Bahamas, Bahrain, Bangladesh, Barbados, Belarus, Belize, Benin, Bolivia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Botswana, Brazil, Brunei Darussalam, Cambodia, Central African...

Oktoberfest Bolivian Style (Travelblog)

Published on Sunday 08 November 2009 - 15:34 -

One of the reasons I stuck around in Samaipata and Santa Cruz was that I kept hearing how awesome the Santa Cruz Oktoberfest was going to be and inevitably delaying going to more expensive...

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