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Venezuelans left stranded at Ecuador's border as visa rule comes into effect
Ecuador's new visa restrictions left Venezuelans marooned at the border. Colombia's government criticized Quito's decision, saying it could boost human trafficking and put migrants at risk.
Same-sex marriage approved by Ecuador's highest court
In a landmark ruling, Ecuador has become the latest Latin American state to approve same-sex marriage. Constitutional Court rulings are "binding and mandatory" on Ecuadorean authorities.
Magical Messi sees Argentina through to World Cup finals
11 Oct 2017
Argentina has booked a place in the World Cup thanks to a Lionel Messi hat-trick in their 3-1 win over Ecuador.
Magnitude 6.0 quake hits off Ecuador coast, damage limited
1 Jul 2017
Magnitude 6.0 quake hits off Ecuador coast, damage limited.
Ecuador socialist wins presidency, rival alleges fraud
3 Apr 2017
Socialist Lenin Moreno is set to extend a decade of leftist rule in Ecuador after official results showed him winning the presidential election, as his conservative rival cried foul.
Ecuador goes to the polls to elect new president
19 Feb 2017
Nearly 13 million voters in Ecuador go to the polls on Sunday to elect a new president, replacing Rafael Correa who has held the post for 10 years. There are eight candidates vying for the job and many voters are undecided.
Aid arrives for Ecuador quake victims
20 Apr 2016
Aid arrives in coastal towns damaged by Ecuador's deadly earthquake, which has killed at least 480 people.
Death toll rises to 272 after Ecuador earthquake
18 Apr 2016
Search and rescue continues after Ecuador earthquake kills more than 270 people.
Hundreds killed in powerful Ecuador earthquake
18 Apr 2016
The death toll from Ecuador's strongest earthquake in decades has risen to at least 235 as rescue teams raced to dig out people trapped under the rubble in shattered coastal towns.
Passersby pull out car smashed by Ecuador bridge
17 Apr 2016
Bystanders in Ecuador help emergency workers pull out a car from under a collapsed bridge in the aftermath of a deadly earthquake.
Deadly quake strikes Ecuador
17 Apr 2016
A magnitude-7.8 earthquake in Ecuador has killed at least 41 people as the government declares a national emergency.