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· February, 2015

Stories about Breaking News from February, 2015

A Passenger Ferry Capsizes in Bangladesh. Again.

  22 February 2015

On Sunday noon a passenger ferry reportedly packed with more than 100 passengers was hit by a cargo vessel 40 kilometres northwest of Dhaka, Bangladesh's capital. It subsequently sank. A rescue vessel located the capsized vessel and attempted to pull it up. According to reports 37 bodies have been found...

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Ecuadorian President Threatens Internet Satirists

Advox  17 February 2015

On television, Correa recently mentioned CrudoEcuador, claiming it's part of a network "paid by the opposition to discredit the government." Correa even threatened to expose the identity of CrudoEcuador's writers.

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