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News El Salvador: El Salvador AG’s Office Escalates Efforts Against Corruption

News source: https://www.insightcrime.org/news/analysis/el-salvador-ags-office-escalates-efforts-against-corruption/
Publicated on: hursday 18 October 2018

An investigation in El Salvador has uncovered links between former members of the Attorney General’s office and the government of ex-President Mauricio Funes, opening a new chapter in his ongoing stru...

News El Salvador: El Salvador: Earthquake DREF Final Report (MDRSV011)

News source: https://reliefweb.int/report/el-salvador/el-salvador-earthquake-dref-final-report-mdrsv011
Publicated on: hursday 18 October 2018

On 5 May 2018, the Ministry of Environment and Natural Resources, MARN (for its acronym in Spanish) reported the occurrence of a seismic swarm between the municipalities of Chirilagua (department ...

News El Salvador: El Salvador eyes Indian investors

News source: https://www.thehindu.com/news/national/el-salvador-eyes-indian-investors/article25241193.ece
Publicated on: uesday 16 October 2018

El Salvador is keen to attract investments from Indian companies in the energy, ITeS, pharma, manufacturing and textiles sectors, the Central American country’s envoy said. In an interaction with jour...

News El Salvador: El Salvador celebrates its first saint: Óscar Romero

News source: https://www.americamagazine.org/faith/2018/10/15/el-salvador-celebrates-its-first-saint-oscar-romero
Publicated on: onday 15 October 2018

SAN SALVADOR, El Salvador (CNS) -- Near the end of his homily at a Mass just prior to St. Oscar Romero's canonization, Jesuit Father Jose Maria Tojeira yelled to the crowd outside the Metropolitan Cat...

News El Salvador: El Salvador's slain Archbishop Oscar Romero to be made a saint

News source: https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2018/10/el-salvador-slain-archbishop-oscar-romero-saint-181013225440535.html
Publicated on: uesday 16 October 2018

A woman prays inside the chapel of the Church of the Divine Providence in San Salvador where Oscar Romero was murdered in March 1980 [Jeff Abbott/Al Jazeera] San Salvador - Nearly four decades after h...

News El Salvador: El Salvador celebrates its first saint, whose legacy continues

News source: https://www.thetablet.co.uk/news/10860/el-salvador-celebrates-its-first-saint-whose-legacy-continues
Publicated on: Sunday 14 October 2018

"We're not venerating a body," Father Tojeira said, "rather someone who is alive, together with God and in the hearts of all Christians that want to continue with the reality of the Gospel." During th...

News El Salvador: Blessed Oscar Romero’s legacy of charity in El Salvador

News source: https://www.catholicworldreport.com/2018/10/11/blessed-oscar-romeros-legacy-of-charity-in-el-salvador/
Publicated on: uesday 16 October 2018

San Salvador, El Salvador, Oct 11, 2018 / 03:01 am (CNA).- Oscar Arnulfo Romero y Galdamez, better known as Blessed Oscar Romero, once said that if El Salvador’s military oppressors killed him, he wou...

News El Salvador: Should St. Óscar Romero have been canonized back in El Salvador?

News source: https://www.americamagazine.org/faith/2018/10/15/should-st-oscar-romero-have-been-canonized-back-el-salvador
Publicated on: onday 15 October 2018

The Catholic Church waited 35 years after the martyrdom of Óscar Romero, the prophetic archbishop of San Salvador who was assassinated while saying Mass on March 24, 1980, to declare him “blessed,” th...

News El Salvador: Fueling economic growth through gender equality – Canadian Ambassador Maryse Guilbeault hosts cocktail reception in El Salvador

News source: https://www.globalbankingandfinance.com/fueling-economic-growth-through-gender-equality-canadian-ambassador-maryse-guilbeault-hosts-cocktail-reception-in-el-salvador/
Publicated on: uesday 16 October 2018

SAN SALVADOR, El Salvador, Oct. 16, 2018 — Maryse Guilbeault, Canadian Ambassador to El Salvador, held a networking cocktail reception on October 10, 2018 at the Ambassador’s official residence in hon...

News El Salvador: Martyr priest, now Saint Romero, challenged power in El Salvador

News source: https://www.reuters.com/article/us-pope-saints-romero-el-salvador/martyr-priest-now-saint-romero-challenged-power-in-el-salvador-idUSKCN1MP1ZS
Publicated on: onday 15 October 2018

SAN SALVADOR (Reuters) - In 1980, a day after urging El Salvador’s military to halt a string of abuses that would inflame a 12-year civil war in the impoverished country, Salvadoran Archbishop Oscar R...

News El Salvador: Pope makes El Salvador's Oscar Romero, Pope Paul VI saints

News source: https://www.yahoo.com/news/pope-canonize-20th-century-icons-oscar-romero-paul-060423996.html
Publicated on: Sunday 14 October 2018

VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis on Sunday praised two towering figures of the 20th-century Catholic Church as prophets who shunned wealth and looked out for the poor as he made saints of Pope Paul VI ...

News El Salvador: Light earthquake, 4.3 mag strikes near Chirilagua in El Salvador

News source: http://www.earthquakenewstoday.com/2018/10/18/light-earthquake-4-3-mag-strikes-near-chirilagua-in-el-salvador-2/
Publicated on: hursday 18 October 2018

A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was reported 37 kilometers (23 miles) from Chirilagua in El Salvador on Wednesday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami a...