Switzerland finished second in their group, trailing behind Brazil.
In the last few minutes of the match, Brazil secured a win over Costa Rica, knocking the team out.
Serbia beat Costa Rica after wonder free-kick.
Support for gay marriage helped the centre-left candidate triumph over his more conservative rival
Evangelical singer Fabricio Alvarado Munoz will face-off against unrelated ex-government minister Carlos Alvarado Quesada
Let’s go fishing or enjoy one of the many tropical beaches of Guanacaste Province in Costa Rica. As the weather gets cold in Europe and most prepare
India's Manushi Chhillar becomes the 67th Miss World, the sixth Indian contestant to take the title.
Torrential rain lashed Costa Rica, Nicaragua and Honduras as the storm headed north towards Mexico and the US.
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Otto was the first hurricane ever known to have hit Costa Rica and it caused a national emergency to be declared.
A late-season storm in the Caribbean has been upgraded to a hurricane as authorities in Panama reported at least four people had been killed and several were…
During an eruption that lasted hours, Costa Rica’s Turrialba volcano blanketed vast areas in ash, threatening the health of elderly citizens and suspending flights at San Jose’s international…
Europe is not the only region facing a refugee crisis.
Four thousand Cuban migrants did their best to celebrate Christmas despite being stranded in Costa Rica for months. On Christmas Eve, they cooked
A Faroe Islands court has convicted five members of the Sea Shepherd conservation group of disrupting a regional whale hunt. They were arrested in
Crowds of devout Catholics in Costa Rica have been making the annual pilgrimage to pay homage to the Virgin of Los Angeles in Cartago near the
Severe flooding due to heavy rain has caused widespread damage to roads and homes in Costa Rica. Landslides have collapsed bridges interrupted
Costa Rica’s Turrialba volcano has been spewing ash into the sky after its most powerful eruption in almost two decades. Residents living in the
Two times champions Argentina qualified for the World Cup semi-finals for the first time since Italy 1990 after beating Belgium one nil in
A recent UN report concludes that the global digital divide is significant, even though it is slowly closing. As Information and communications