Truth vs Hype: Green Mythologies
Dec 6, 2014
Offbeat | Wednesday February 25, 2015
Eyewitnesses claim that the object was seen hovering for over two hours.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday February 4, 2015
Cockroaches and rodent droppings found in the kitchens of some Domino's Pizza joints in Peru have caused the company to temporarily shut operations in the country, the chain said.
World News | Associated Press | Friday January 16, 2015
Thousands of young Peruvians marched in at least nine cities protesting a new law that strips workers between ages 18 and 24 of some labour rights.
Indo-AsianNews Service | Monday January 12, 2015
Luiz Felipe Scolari axed as coach of Brazil following the hosts' humiliating 7-1 World Cup semi-final defeat to Germany in July.
World News | Associated Press | Tuesday December 23, 2014
Heat-trapping pollution released into the atmosphere from rising exports of U.S. gasoline and diesel dwarfs the cuts made from fuel efficiency standards and other efforts to reduce global warming in the United States, according to a new Associated Pr...
World News | 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 News | 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 News | 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 News | 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 News | 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 News | 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 News | 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.
Andreas Georgiadis, guardian.co.uk | Saturday October 18, 2014
Children affected by the 2008 food crisis in Peru show stunting can be reversed. Is it time to focus beyond the first 1,000 days?In 2008 there was a terrible food crisis in Peru. The price of rice doubled in three months and millions of families were...
World News | 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 News | 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 News | 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 News | 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 News | Agence France-Presse | Monday August 25, 2014
A major 7.0-magnitude earthquake struck central Peru Sunday, US experts said
World News | 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 News | 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