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Latin America's military is making a comeback

July 29th, 2014 LIMA, Peru - It was a momentous day for Latin America: On March 11, 1990, Augusto Pinochet, the region's last military dictator, finally handed power to an elected civilian president.


Related Topix: World News, Peru, Prison, US Military, US Navy, Naval Postgraduate School, Monterey, CA

Mon Jul 28, 2014

Wall Street Journal

Peru President Seeks to Reassure Investors

LIMA, Peru-Peruvian President Ollanta Humala tried to reassure investors on Monday that the country's economy will rebound after signs that a decadelong boom is fizzling out.


Related Topix: Peru, World News

St Francis Solano; The Carmelite Martyrs of Compiegne; St Speratus, and his companions, The Scillitan

Francis came from a leading family in Andalusia, Spain. Perhaps it was his popularity as a student that enabled Francis in his teens to stop two duelists.


Related Topix: Peru, World News

Sun Jul 27, 2014

Cape Gazette

Jose Antonio Pando, MD, will present insight on the Evolution of...

Jose Antonio Pando, MD, will present insight on the Evolution of Incan Spirituality at the Summer Spirituality Series from 7 to 8:30 p.m., Thursday, July 31. The weekly presentations are held in the Parish Hall of St. Peter's Episcopal Church at 211 Mulberry St. in Lewes.


Related Topix: Lewes, DE, World News, Peru, Yale University, Georgetown University


Want a low-stress vacation? Experts suggest doing these four things

A couple watch the sunset at Sarapampa beach in Lima, Peru, Saturday, March 29, 2014.


Related Topix: Peru, World News

Sat Jul 26, 2014

Salt Lake Tribune

Peru's independence celebrated at Utah's Peru Fest

Top photo a A line of people wait for "Rositas Picarones," a traditional Peruvian fried pastry made of sweet potatoes and squash, cooked by Rosa Calderon, left, who learned the art of making them from her grandmother as a young girl in Lima Peru at he 3rd annual Peru Fest on Saturday as a little bit of the Andes Mountains came to the Wasatch Range.


Related Topix: Potatoes, Life, Food, Vegetables, World News, Peru

Fri Jul 25, 2014

Seeking Alpha

Herbalife's 'Pomp And Circumstance' Should Lead To Arrests

I found two videos that caught my attention. The first shows a small, intimate group of "Graduates".


Related Topix: Peru, World News

The Toronto Star

From Peru, with love - the Mike Duffy story

Karen Duffy, left, seen with her mother Yvette Benites in a mini-documentary on TV station Frecuencia Latina in Lima, Peru, says "I want him to know ... that here in Peru ... there is a piece of him.


Related Topix: World News, Peru, North America, Canada, Sex Scandal

Thu Jul 24, 2014

ABC News

Photos: This Week in Pictures: Top Photos from Around the Globe

Patients of Larco Herrera Psychiatric Hospital perform in their own Peruvian Independence Day parade on hospital grounds, in Lima, Peru, July 23, 2014.


Related Topix: World News, Peru, Asia, China, Central County, Scotland, Strathclyde County, Scotland, United Kingdom, Philippines, Southeast Asia, Ukraine, Europe

International Monetary Fund

IMF Announces Finalists for Student Essay Contest: "How to Build a Better Future for Latin America"

The International Monetary Fund announced today the eight finalists in its essay contest, "How to Build a Better Future for Latin America," for undergraduate and graduate students in Latin American universities.


Related Topix: World News, Peru

International Monetary Fund

Transcript of a Press Briefing by William Murray, Adviser,...

MR. MURRAY: Good day. I'm William Murray of the Communication's Department at the IMF.


Related Topix: Journalism, Peru, World News


IRW-Press: Panoro Announces The Appointment Of Director

Panoro Minerals Ltd. is pleased to announce that Mr. Anthony Laub Benavides, of Lima Peru, has been appointed a Director of the Company.


Related Topix: South America, World News, Peru, United Kingdom, Tayside County, Scotland

Wed Jul 23, 2014

New Scientist

Give forests to local people to preserve them

The best way to protect rainforests is to keep people out, right? Absolutely not.


Related Topix: Illinois, World News, Peru

Patriotic parade at big Peru psychiatric hospital

Patients and staff at Peru's largest psychiatric hospital put on a patriotic parade at the facility Wednesday to celebrate the 93rd anniversary of the country's independence from Spain.


Related Topix: South America, Peru, World News

The Washington Post

South Americaa s super chef

Then GastA3n Acurio opened his first restaurant in 1994, and began remaking gritty Lima into the culinary capital of South America.


Related Topix: Life, Dining, World News, Peru

Ghana Financial Intelligence Centre admitted into the Egmont Group

It is amongst the eight new members and the only Financial Intelligence Unit from GIABA member States admitted at the recent 22nd Egmont Plenary holding in Lima, Peru.


Related Topix: Peru, World News, Belgium

Tue Jul 22, 2014

Malaysian National News Agency

Ana Jara Appointed New Prime Minister Of Peru, The 6th Since 2011

Peruvian President Ollanta Humala appointed Ana Jara as his new prime minister in a ceremony held late on Tuesday at the Government Palace in Lima, Peru.


Related Topix: World News, Peru, Thailand

Ottawa Citizen

Mike Duffy should answer claim of alleged love-child, lawyer says

The lawyer for a woman who claims to be the daughter of Sen. Mike Duffy has urged the suspended senator to show a "clear example of morals and ethics" by either saying that Karen Duffy is his daughter, or providing a DNA sample to prove otherwise.


Related Topix: Peru, World News, Canada,


The 6th Latin American Conference on Lung Cancer

The 6th Latin American Conference on Lung Cancer will be held August 21 - 23, 2014 in Lima, Peru.


Related Topix: Health, Lung Cancer, World News, Peru


Just Before Hosting Major U.N. Climate Talks, Peru Slashes Environmental Regulation

In a move likely to receive heavy backlash at least up to the U.N. climate conference in Lima, Peru in December, Peru's government just rolled back environmental regulations in an effort to boost mining.


Related Topix: World News, Peru, Environment, Science, US News, Liberal Political News