Rodriguez bags brace as Colombia KO's Uruguay from World Cup -

Rodriguez bags brace as Colombia KO's Uruguay from World Cup - 28 Jun 2014
Colombia shoved aside a brawling Uruguay 2-0 behind two goals from James Rodriguez to make the World Cup quarterfinals for the first time in their history on Saturday. Colombia will now play Brazil on July 4 in Fortaleza, and on the evidence, the hosts ...


Canadian Jewish News (blog) - 17 Jan 2018
Upon our arrival in Montevideo, Uruguay, we were met by our tour guide, Fanny Margolis. At the beginning of our journey, the minibus maneuvered through narrow streets lined with graffiti and abandoned buildings, some of which were in the process of ...

Uruguay Probing Whether Ex-Guantanamo Detainee Has IS Ties

Voice of America - 16 Jan 2018
Police in Uruguay are investigating whether a former Guantanamo detainee who was granted refuge there is a member of the extremist Islamic State group. The alleged militant is a Syrian national named Abu Wa'el Dhiab, also known as Jihad Diyab, released ...

Chinese FM to visit Chile, Uruguay - Xinhua |

Xinhua - 16 Jan 2018
BEIJING, Jan. 16 (Xinhua) -- Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi will travel to Chile and Uruguay, foreign ministry spokesperson Lu Kang said Tuesday in Beijing. Wang will attend the second ministerial meeting of the Forum of China and the Community of ...

Uruguay and Chile complete 24-team line-up for Cup

Daily Nation - 16 Jan 2018
Kenya's Nelson Oyoo (centre) is tackled by Samoa's Tom Iosefo (left) and Tomasi Alosio (right) during the second day of the World Rugby Sevens Series Cape Town at Cape Town Stadium in Cape Town on December 10, 2017. PHOTO | GIANLUIGI GUERCIA | AFP. In ...

Uruguay: Yvyra, a new apple variety

FreshPlaza - 17 Jan 2018
Grupo Viveros del Uruguay (GVU), has managed to obtain the first variety of a uniquely Uruguayan apple through controlled crossbreeds. This new variety is the Yvyra apple. It is a variety that has a low cold winter requirement (300 units of cold ...

Hostel in Uruguay: Israelis 'not welcome'

Arutz Sheva - 14 Jan 2018
It is not a problem with anyone in particular,” he added. Jewish and Israeli officials have criticized the action, which drew intense media coverage in Uruguay. “We repudiate what happened with two young Jews who were not admitted to a hostel in Barra ...

Uruguay qualifies as 16th team for Canada Sevens

The Province - 14 Jan 2018
For the second in a row, the Canadian development squad mostly found themselves on the wrong end of results, but they also managed to finish with a flourish both weeks. At last week's Punte del Este Sevens on Uruguay's Atlantic coast, the Canadians ...

Uruguay sees record high number of tourists in 2017

Xinhua - 12 Jan 2018
MONTEVIDEO, Jan. 12 (Xinhua) -- Uruguay is having a banner summer tourism season, thanks largely to the increasing number of visitors from neighboring Argentina and Brazil, according to Tourism Minister Liliam Kechichian. "We are looking at a summer ...

Government supplied cannabis: Uruguay's controlled high

euronews - 10 Jan 2018
Uruguay has become the first country in the world where the cannabis market, its production and marketing are in the hands of the state. It's now legal to buy, sell and consume this drug in the country. The small South American state is the first and ...

Pope Francis to Declassify Files on Uruguay Dictatorship

teleSUR English - 09 Jan 2018
"The holy father renewed his commitment to the declassification of the archives and expressed his support and solidarity for the human rights groups of the country," said Uruguay's new representative of the Vatican Mario Cayota to Telam., commenting ...

Did the Earthquakes solve defensive issues with this signing?

The Mercury News - 17 Jan 2018
SAN JOSE — The Earthquakes have found a potential answer to a defensive vacuum with the signing of Yeferson Quintana, a 21-year-old center back from Uruguay. San Jose acquired the 6-foot-4 defender on a season-long loan with an option to buy, the team ...

Chile, Uruguay Final Two Additions To Sevens RWC

FloRugby - 15 Jan 2018
The lineup for Rugby World Cup Sevens 2018 in San Francisco is complete after Uruguay and Chile booked their places in the men's competition via the Sudamerica Rugby Sevens Series. Both countries were in a strong position heading into the final leg of ...

Decree for Protection of Workers Is Approved in Uruguay

Prensa Latina - 17 Jan 2018
Montevideo, Jan 17 (Prensa Latina) The Uruguayan government mandatorily regulated the use of safety devices in height greater than two meters, in order to prevent the risk of free fall. The regulation, approved by President Tabaré Vázquez on January 8 ...

Uruguay: Puro Jugo, bag in a box, a new 100% natural apple juice

FreshPlaza - 16 Jan 2018
“The bag in box is a very comfortable and innovative format. It allows children to serve their own juice themselves. It also maintains the properties of the apple. Puro Jugo is the second factory in Latin America to produce under this system. "Three ...

Republic of Armenia Square Inaugurated in Uruguay

Asbarez Armenian News - 09 Jan 2018
The action is a sign of friendship that takes place within the framework of the 25th anniversary of the establishment of Diplomatic Relations between the Eastern Republic of Uruguay and the Republic of Armenia, and the centennial of the Armenian ...

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