The FA have confirmed that England will face two South American sides in the build-up to Brazil 2014 in an effort to prepare for the threat that Uruguay will pose
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Friday 08 June 2012
'I'm likely to be travelling in India with my head in a book about Patagonia'
Friday 01 June 2012
Sir Ranulph Fiennes, the world's "greatest living explorer" encouraged a fellow climber to stage falls to make a television programme more exciting, a court heard.
Tuesday 27 March 2012
An 18-year-old who worked in a seaside hotel in Panama happily took up an offer by two friends to join them on a fishing trip and earn some extra cash.
Sunday 19 February 2012
Matt Dickinson, 46
Tuesday 14 February 2012
The difference between success and failure for today's graduates can often come down to the smallest stroke of luck. LSE alumnus Theron Mohamed speaks to two of last year's crop about their differing fortunes in the job market.
Thursday 18 August 2011
All of Ecuador's 42,000 officers will have to take lie-detector tests to root out corruption, the country's police chief has decreed.
Friday 22 July 2011
A judge in Ecuador jailed three directors of an opposition newspaper and a former columnist yesterday, fining them and the paper $40m (£25m) for libelling President Rafael Correa in an article about a police mutiny last year.
Sunday 17 July 2011
The impeccably hip credentials of HN's Roberto Carlos Lange (exotic Ecuador to Florida to Brooklyn background; he's an artist doing a "project"; album recorded in the middle of a field in Connecticut, etc) are rather at odds with the wonderfully gloopy Latin-cheese of this Spanish language, old school synth-session's best tracks.
Thursday 14 July 2011
Strikers Alexandre Pato and Neymar scored two goals apiece as Brazil beat Ecuador 4-2 to finish top of Group B at the Copa America last night and set up a quarter-final against Paraguay.
Sunday 10 July 2011
Venezuela stunned Ecuador 1-0 to go top of Group B at the Copa America last night with only their third win in the competition since they first took part in 1967.
Sunday 26 June 2011
Our run down of the teams involved in the 2011 Copa America, which kicks off on July 1, continues with a closer look at Ecuador.
Monday 30 May 2011
Thursday 26 May 2011
We have the choice of burning all the oil left and hacking down all the remaining rainforests - or saving humanity
Wednesday 09 March 2011
An American judge has extended his temporary ban on the collection of $18bn (£11.1bn) in damages from Chevron, saying the US oil giant would be irreparably harmed if it had to pay compensation – ordered by a court in Ecuador – for pollution in parts of the Amazon rainforest.
Wednesday 16 February 2011
Texaco, which Chevron acquired in 2001, is accused of responsibility for water and soil contamination between 1964 and 1992. In truth the $8.6bn fine is unlikely to be enforceable.
The secret report that helps Israel hide facts
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A day in the life of Vladimir Putin: The dictator in his labyrinth
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Richard Dawkins tweets: 'Date rape is bad, stranger rape is worse'
Boozy, ignorant, intolerant, but very polite – Britain as others see us
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- 5 HSBC closes bank accounts belonging to Muslim clients in the UK