Truth vs Hype: Green Mythologies
Dec 6, 2014
World | Agence France-Presse | Sunday December 14, 2014
The US warned Saturday that failure to compromise could doom a planned global pact and wreck the credibility of climate talks, which remained gridlocked in Lima.
World | Agence France-Presse | Friday December 12, 2014
The United States urged developing countries Thursday to ease objections to a world deal on climate change as deadlines loomed at a 12-day UN meeting in Lima.
World | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday December 10, 2014
Rich countries had by Tuesday pledged more than $10 billion in climate aid for poor economies in a major milestone for UN global warming talks in Lima, according to a tally compiled by AFP.
World | Associated Press | Friday December 5, 2014
UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon said on Thursday that he will travel to the Climate Conference in Peru next week and is hopeful that delegates will draft an agreement to reduce greenhouse gas emissions.
World | Associated Press | Thursday November 27, 2014
The rise of these citizen enforcers, who enjoy widespread support in Cajamarca, is just one response in Latin America to the failure of police forces to offer the most basic protections.
World | Agence France-Presse | Monday November 24, 2014
Peruvian authorities were investigating Sunday the deaths of some 500 sea lions whose rotting corpses were found on a northern beach.
World | Agence France-Presse | Saturday November 22, 2014
Former Peru President Alberto Fujimori's request to serve the remainder of his 25-year prison sentence under house arrest has been rejected, judicial authorities said on Friday.
Offbeat | Associated Press | Tuesday November 18, 2014
Faithful swear by the benefits of drinks spiked with juice of frogs from Peru's Lake Titicaca
Offbeat | Associated Press | Monday October 27, 2014
A coin toss has decided the mayoral race in small town high in the Peruvian Andes after two candidates tied at the ballot box.
World | Agence France Presse | Wednesday October 1, 2014
An injured Spanish spelunker trapped in a 400-meter (1,312-feet) deep cave in Peru was rescued on Tuesday, fellow explorers said, ending his 12-day ordeal.
World | Agence France-Presse | Monday September 15, 2014
The death toll from a bus crash on a treacherous mountain road in southeastern Peru has risen to 26, including several children, police said Sunday.
World | Agence-France Presse | Sunday August 31, 2014
Peru's interior ministry said on Saturday the final tally of a record cocaine seizure this week totaled 7.6 tons, valued at more than $300,000 million.
World | Associated Press | Wednesday August 27, 2014
Peruvian police say they have seized at least 3.3 tons of cocaine, the year's biggest haul, hidden in a shipment of coal that was bound for Belgium and Spain.
World | Agence France-Presse | Monday August 25, 2014
A major 7.0-magnitude earthquake struck central Peru Sunday, US experts said
World | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday July 16, 2014
Peruvian police have launched a nationwide manhunt for the husband and suspected killer of Edita Guerrero, a telegenic singer whose death has sparked a rare discussion about violence against women.
World | Agence France-Presse | Monday June 30, 2014
Peru finally put into effect a 90-year-old law allowing abortions in certain cases, after the government issued a new decree on how to apply the law.
Deepu M Kurup | Thursday June 19, 2014
The movie follows the adventures and mishaps of a talking bear from Darkest Peru who gets adopted by a London family when they find him lost at Paddington Station
World | Associated Press | Tuesday June 17, 2014
A rare and fragile pre-Incan funeral shroud was displayed to reporters on Monday, part of the first batch of ancient Paracas textiles that Sweden is returning to Peru 80 years after they were smuggled out by a diplomat.
World | Agence France-Presse | Saturday June 7, 2014
The clock is ticking for countries to lay the foundations of a 2015 deal to tackle dangerous climate change, ministers warned in Bonn on Friday.
World | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday June 4, 2014
Italian mountain climber found dead in Peru, another lost Searchers in Peru on Tuesday found the body of one of two Italian climbers who disappeared last week trying to reach one of the Andes' highest peaks.