Costa Rica: News

19 Apr 2023

Travel And Tourism

Wondering what to buy from Costa Rica? Bookmark these souvenirs

Costa Rica is known for its spectacular biodiversity and natural wonders that make it a destination worth traveling to.

30 Nov 2022

Animal Rights

Costa Rica: Crocodile kills 8-year-old in front of his parents

In an absolutely horrific incident in Costa Rica, an eight-year-old boy was reportedly attacked and mauled to death by a crocodile while playing in a river near his home in front of his horrified family.

23 Oct 2022

Plane Crash

Gold's Gym owner, 5 others die in plane crash

A small plane crash in Costa Rica on Saturday reportedly killed at least six people, including the German businessman who owned Gold's Gym.

14 Sep 2022

Travel And Tourism

5 unique hotels in Costa Rica where you must stay

Costa Rica is known for its incredible national parks, gigantic volcanoes, and stunning beaches.

11 Sep 2019


Adventure on your mind? Head to these five countries

Travel means different things to different people.

22 Jul 2019


Best beaches in the world

What makes beaches great is that they have something for all sorts of travel souls.

09 Mar 2019

Venkaiah Naidu

VP Naidu meets Costa Rica President, discusses issues including terrorism

Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu has met President of Costa Rica Carlos Alvarado Quesada and held "fruitful" discussions on a range of issues, including cross border terrorism, and new areas of collaboration that hold potential to boost the bilateral ties.

22 Jun 2018

Brazil Football Team

Scenarios in which Brazil would qualify for the knock-out stage

Brazil left it until the dying moments to scrape past Costa Rica and seal a 2-0 victory.

20 Jun 2018

FIFA World Cup

Will Neymar be able to play against Costa Rica?

Brazil fans are anxious to know the situation of superstar Neymar, after he suffered 'minor' injury and missed training on Tuesday.

19 Jun 2018

Russia News

#BizarreNews: Football fans book a hotel in the wrong city

2018 FIFA World Cup has seen fans, from across the globe, making their way to Russia for the premier football tournament.

15 Jun 2018

FIFA World Cup

Costa Rica's Matarrita out of World Cup due to injury

Costa Rica have been dealt with a massive blow.

20 May 2018

United Airlines

Indian man crossed 11 countries to enter US; now deported

An Indian man who had reportedly travelled over 10,000kms across 11 countries in a month to enter the US illegally in 2016 has been deported back after he was caught staying illegally.

01 Jan 2018

Plane Crash

All 12 on-board Costa Rica plane killed in crash

All 10 American travellers on-board a flight as well as two local pilots died when it crashed into a mountain in Costa Rica.

08 Oct 2017


After Harvey and Irma, US mainland hit by Hurricane Nate

After Hurricanes Harvey and Irma ripped through Texas and Florida respectively, Hurricane Nate has made landfall in the state of Louisiana.

06 Sep 2017


Expat Insider: US, UK's reputation declining, India in bottom 10

A survey of over 13,000 expatriates across 166 nationalities revealed that the once great reputations of the US and the UK as great places to live and work are falling fast.

22 Apr 2017

United Airlines

United-Airlines in trouble: Toilets clogged on 14-hour flight to Mumbai

Passengers of United Airlines continued to face more trouble: an April 20 flight from Newark to Mumbai allegedly had clogged toilets, forcing flyers to "control" themselves for over 14 hours.

17 Apr 2017

United Airlines

United Airlines removes couple headed to wedding from flight

In another controversy, a couple flying from Houston to Costa Rica for their wedding was removed from a United Airlines flight.

15 Apr 2017

United Airlines

New controversy for United: Passenger stung by scorpion on flight

Trouble continued for United Airlines after a passenger was allegedly stung by a scorpion which fell from an overhead cabin during a flight and stung him.

14 Apr 2017

United Airlines

United passenger says flight ordeal worse than Vietnam War experience

Attorneys for Dr. David Dao, the man dragged off a United Airlines Flight, said his treatment was "more horrifying" than what he experienced in the Vietnam War.

Paraguay President sacks top officials after violent protests

The interior minister of Paraguay was sacked by Paraguay's President Horacio Cartes along with the chief of police after violent protests broke out.

07 Feb 2017


Massive cocaine haul on Australian yacht

In a covert operation, Australian enforcement agencies swooped in on a yacht headed to Australia last week and seized a whooping 1.4 tonnes of cocaine.

01 Sep 2016


370 kgs of Cocaine found in Coca Cola's factory

On opening a delivery of fruit juice concentrate from Costa Rica, the workers of a Coca Cola factory in southern France found a huge stash of cocaine.

11 Aug 2016


Humanity has consumed their 'Budget' of natural resources for 2016

According to the latest report from the Global Footprint Network, humanity has consumed their 'budget' of natural resources for 2016.