Manizales

Type: City
Name: Manizales
Country: Colombia
Latitude: 5.06
Longitude: -75.519997
population: 357,819
First reported 3 hours ago - Updated 3 hours ago - 1 reports

Movistar Colombia reaches over 140,000 LTE subscribers

Movistar Colombia has reached over 140,000 subscribers for its 4G LTE service, Portafolio reports, citing company president Alfonso Gomez Palacio. The operator offers 4G LTE in Colombia through 30MHz of spectrum in the AWS band. The service is already ... [Published Telecompaper - 3 hours ago]
First reported 11 hours ago - Updated 11 hours ago - 1 reports

Eighth Army Brigade continues eradicating coca crops in Caldas

Manizales. Troops of 22nd Infantry Battalion, Eighth Army Brigade, eradicated 11.1 hectares of coca bushes and destroyed three improvised coca paste pits.The eradication task took place in El Pintal village, Florencia and La Gallera village, Samana municipality. ... [Published National Army - 11 hours ago]
Entities: Manizales, Urea, infantry
First reported 21 hours ago - Updated 21 hours ago - 1 reports

Movistar Colombia launches 4G in Moniquira

Movistar Colombia has launched its 4G LTE service in Moniquira, in Boyaca department. The operator offers 4G LTE in Colombia through 30MHz of spectrum in the AWS band. The service is already available in Bogota, Cali, Bucaramanga, Medellin, Barranquilla, ... [Published Telecompaper - 21 hours ago]
First reported 23 hours ago - Updated 23 hours ago - 1 reports

Visiting Latin America? Download These Apps

Latin America can be intimidating for first-time travelers. Here are three apps to download, to use with WiFi, to make your trip go more smoothly.TappsiAn often-repeated bit of advice given to travelers in the Colombian capital, Bogotá is to never hail ... [Published ShermansTravel - 23 hours ago]
First reported Sep 16 2014 - Updated Sep 17 2014 - 1 reports

Next up For Brooklyn, an Urban Gondola

CityRealtyCertain neighborhoods in Brooklyn have earned a reputation for their whimsicality. This proposal won't help counter that stereotype one bit. But it might make it a little easier to get around New York's fastest-growing waterfront areas.The East ... [Published The Atlantic Cities - Sep 16 2014]
First reported Sep 15 2014 - Updated Sep 15 2014 - 1 reports

UNal engineers provide movement and voice commands to robotic hand

Although this robotic hand is still in the laboratory stage after more than five years of development, one of the advances obtained is its reduced weight and geometric and dimensional appearance, similar to an adult human hand.As if this were not enough, ... [Published Agencia de Noticias UN - Sep 15 2014]
First reported Sep 14 2014 - Updated Sep 14 2014 - 1 reports

East Noble graduate reports on ‘Colombian danger’

Cocaine. Kidnapping. FARC (Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia). The War on Drugs.Colombia has a rough history and a bad reputation, but I have never seen so many shades of green. A light breeze rustles the swaying palm trees, and the eucalyptus stretches ... [Published KPC News - Sep 14 2014]
First reported Sep 12 2014 - Updated Sep 12 2014 - 1 reports

Movistar Colombia launches 4G in Villavicencio, Cumaral

Movistar Colombia has launched its 4G LTE service in Villavicencio and Cumaral. Movistar already provides 4G LTE services in Bogota, Cali, Bucaramanga, Medellin, Barranquilla, Santa Marta, Popayan, Pasto, Manizales, Cartagena, Sincelejo, Cucuta, Riohacha, ... [Published Telecompaper - Sep 12 2014]
First reported Sep 12 2014 - Updated Sep 12 2014 - 1 reports

Eighth Army Brigade eradicated 3 hectares of coca bushes in Caldas

Manizales. Troops of 22nd Infantry Battalion eradicated 3 hectares of coca bushes in La Quiebra village, Samaná, Caldas.The eradication task took place in a forest near Samana municipalities. It was an isolated area without nearby houses. The area did ... [Published National Army - Sep 12 2014]
First reported Aug 26 2014 - Updated Aug 26 2014 - 1 reports

Twelve alleged members of the Ninth FARC´s Front were arrested by CTI members ( Criminal Investigation Team)

At the request of the 12 Regional Prosecutor´s Office, a preventive detention order with imprisonment was issued by the fifth Municipal Criminal Court in Manizales (Caldas) with supervisory functions (Control de Garantias) against twelve persons for the ... [Published Fiscala - Aug 26 2014]
First reported Aug 24 2014 - Updated Aug 24 2014 - 1 reports

22nd Infantry Battalion, Eighth Army Brigade supports an aid campaign for La Guajira

Logistic support for Guajira population is another task of Colombian Army in this drought season.A couple from Manizales had the idea to contribute fresh water for people in need. Thus, 22nd Infantry Battalion joined the cause and troops provided social ... [Published National Army - Aug 24 2014]
First reported Jun 26 2014 - Updated Jun 26 2014 - 1 reports

UNE expands WiFi connectivity in five cities

Colombian telecoms operator UNE EPM Telecomunicaciones has expanded its network of free WiFi access points across the country. The telco has deployed additional WiFi points in Medellin, Manizales, Chinchina, Cartagena, Barranquilla, Cali and Armenia. ... [Published Telecompaper - Jun 26 2014]

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Many cities in developing countries “are caught in a ` "perfect storm’ of population growth, escalating adaptation needs and substantial development deficits created by a shortage of human and financial resources, increasing levels of informality, poor governance, environmental degradation, biodiversity loss, poverty and growing inequality,” writes Debra Roberts, the environmental planning head of the South African city of Durban and one of the lead authors of the urban chapter in the IPCC report. "

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Movistar Colombia reaches over 140,000 LTE subs... [Published Telecompaper - 3 hours ago]
Eighth Army Brigade continues eradicating coca ... [Published National Army - 11 hours ago]
Movistar Colombia launches 4G in Moniquira [Published Telecompaper - 21 hours ago]
Visiting Latin America? Download These Apps [Published ShermansTravel - 23 hours ago]
Next up For Brooklyn, an Urban Gondola [Published The Atlantic Cities - Sep 16 2014]
UNal engineers provide movement and voice comma... [Published Agencia de Noticias UN - Sep 15 2014]
East Noble graduate reports on ‘Colombian danger’ [Published KPC News - Sep 14 2014]
Movistar Colombia launches 4G in Villavicencio,... [Published Telecompaper - Sep 12 2014]
Eighth Army Brigade eradicated 3 hectares of co... [Published National Army - Sep 12 2014]
Goodbye pariah state, hello Garden of Eden: How... [Published Mail Online UK - Aug 28 2014]
Twelve alleged members of the Ninth FARC´s Fron... [Published Fiscala - Aug 26 2014]
22nd Infantry Battalion, Eighth Army Brigade su... [Published National Army - Aug 24 2014]
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Volcano Activity - South-America - Colombia [Published RSOE EDIS - Emergency and Disaster Information - Jul 01 2014]
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World: Climate adaptation advice for cities in ... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Apr 28 2014]
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Volcano Activity - South-America - Colombia [Published RSOE EDIS - Emergency and Disaster Information - Jul 01 2014]
EDIS Number: VA-20140701-44362-COL Date / time: 01/07/2014 02:59:25 [UTC] Event: Volcano Activity Area: South-America Country: Colombia State/County: Caldas/Tolima Location: [Nevado del Ruiz volcano] Number of Deads: N/A Number of Injured: ...
World: Climate adaptation advice for cities in ... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Apr 28 2014]
Source: IRINCountry: Argentina, Colombia, South Africa, World By Jaspreet Kindra JOHANNESBURG, 28 April 2014 (IRIN) - Cities in developing countries with quality health, housing and water drainage systems, can more easily adapt to a changing climate, ...
Kuntur: A New Birdwatching App Launched in Colo... [Published Global Voices Online - Apr 14 2014]
[All links direct to websites in Spanish.] In the last week of March 2014, the Colombian National Training Service (Servicio Nacional de Aprendizaje – SENA) launched an app for birdwatching , named Kuntur. The SENA website posted that Kuntur “would ...
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