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Colombia:29 killed, 17 injured in Colombia mudslide + Related News

Monday, November 7, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  Nov. 7 ,2011
Landslide in Colombia leaves 29 dead

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Colombia:Landslide kills 14 in Colombia

Monday, November 7, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  Nov.  7 ,2011

Heavy rain has triggered a massive landslide in Colombia, reportedly killing at least 14 people and leaving nearly 60 missing.

The landslide occurred in Manizales in the central Caldas State on Saturday. Read more…

Oil found off French Guiana

Saturday, September 10, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  Sept. 10,2011
A joint venture exploration involving the Anglo Dutch energy giant Royal Dutch Shell  and France’s Total has discovered oil for the first time in deep waters Read more…

FAO acts to cut foot-and-mouth disease in S. America

Friday, May 20, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  May 20,2011

SANTIAGO, May 19 (Xinhua) — The United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) said Thursday it has launched a program aimed at eradicating foot-and-mouth disease in South America by 2020. Read more…